Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 171 231
Rank change year-on-year -11 +60 -16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 47 85 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.89% 1.45% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 5.85% 10.24% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 43 74 47
Surrey median annual salary £62,500 £43,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.68% -20.91% +37.50%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +17.65%

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 803 830 1,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.24% 14.20% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 684 715 933
Surrey median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -11.76% +10.39%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,175 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Surrey

vSphere
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere in Surrey.

Salary trend for vSphere in Surrey

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Surrey

vSphere
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +21 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Staines - 5 £40,000 -
Egham - 5 £43,500 - 1
Guildford -30 2 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Caterham +3 1 £62,500 +8.70%
Farnham -19 1 £34,000 -2.86%
Godalming - 1 £37,500 -
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (85.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (82.98%) Active Directory
4 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
5 32 (68.09%) Cisco
6 27 (57.45%) ITIL
7 26 (55.32%) MCSE
7 26 (55.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (55.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (55.32%) Office 365
7 26 (55.32%) SCCM
8 24 (51.06%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (48.94%) HP
10 21 (44.68%) Retail
10 21 (44.68%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (38.30%) IT Governance
11 18 (38.30%) VMware ESXi
11 18 (38.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (38.30%) SLA
11 18 (38.30%) Decision-Making
12 16 (34.04%) Windows
13 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (27.66%) Citrix
15 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
16 11 (23.40%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (23.40%) NetScaler
16 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
16 11 (23.40%) XenApp
16 11 (23.40%) XenServer
16 11 (23.40%) XenDesktop

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.89%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 26 (55.32%) Office 365
2 24 (51.06%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (44.68%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) NetScaler
2 7 (14.89%) Internet
3 5 (10.64%) DHCP
3 5 (10.64%) DNS
3 5 (10.64%) VPN
3 5 (10.64%) Wireshark
4 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
5 2 (4.26%) LAN
5 2 (4.26%) MPLS
5 2 (4.26%) OpenVPN
5 2 (4.26%) SNMP
5 2 (4.26%) WAN
5 2 (4.26%) Wireless
6 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.26%) Power BI
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (44.68%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Analyst
1 23 (48.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 23 (48.94%) Senior Analyst
1 23 (48.94%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Citrix Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix Support
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Exchange Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Server Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
1 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.26%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
3 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.64%) Linux
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.51%) CentOS
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) ITIL
2 18 (38.30%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (38.30%) Decision-Making
2 18 (38.30%) IT Governance
3 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity
4 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.64%) Change Management
5 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
5 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.38%) Time Management
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.26%) Network Management
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Scrum
8 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) MCSE
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (23.40%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (10.64%) CCA
4 5 (10.64%) MCITP
5 2 (4.26%) CCNA
5 2 (4.26%) CCNP
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.26%) RHCE
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.13%) AWS Certification
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) MCSA
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (38.30%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) GCP
System Software
1 40 (85.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (82.98%) Active Directory
3 18 (38.30%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
4 11 (23.40%) XenApp
4 11 (23.40%) XenDesktop
4 11 (23.40%) XenServer
5 5 (10.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (55.32%) SCCM
2 6 (12.77%) vCenter Server
2 6 (12.77%) XenMobile
3 5 (10.64%) EdgeSight
3 5 (10.64%) SCOM
4 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (74.47%) Microsoft
3 32 (68.09%) Cisco
4 23 (48.94%) HP
5 13 (27.66%) Citrix
6 5 (10.64%) Ivanti
7 2 (4.26%) Dell
7 2 (4.26%) Juniper
7 2 (4.26%) NetApp
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.26%) Veeam