Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 92 76
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.02% 0.46% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 8.13% 5.49% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -36.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £51,250 £33,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £36,500 £83,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

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 Watford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 123 91 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.60% 8.39% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 100 68 76
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,775 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,875 £60,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,750 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +7.65% +2.41% +3.75%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Watford

vSphere
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Watford region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (100.00%) vCenter Server
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (50.00%) Sophos
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (50.00%) Handset
3 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (50.00%) Proactive Management
3 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (50.00%) Office 365
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (50.00%) Skype
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (50.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) CentOS
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (50.00%) Proactive Management
3 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (50.00%) Security Patching
4 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (30.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) DNA
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) ISMS
5 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (30.00%) GDPR
3 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Sophos