Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 95 77
Rank change year-on-year +9 -18 -6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.34% 0.57% 1.44%
As % of the System Software category 2.21% 4.03% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 18
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +60.71%
10th Percentile £42,250 £42,500 £36,225
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £48,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +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 136 149 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 15.45% 14.07% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 118 107 79
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,250 £60,000 £60,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.75% -5.88% +6.25%

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 16 August 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
2 2 (66.67%) GDPR
2 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
3 1 (33.33%) Simpana
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Information Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) GDPR
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Simpana
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam