The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 11 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 19.42% 5.41% 6.38%
As % of the System Software category 31.25% 20.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +32.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
vSphere
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Andover region.

System Software Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 62.14% 27.03% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 64 20 9
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -13.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

vSphere
Salary Trend in Andover

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Andover

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (96.88%) DNS
2 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 31 (96.88%) DHCP
2 31 (96.88%) ITIL
2 31 (96.88%) Firewall
2 31 (96.88%) Security Cleared
3 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (65.63%) VMware
4 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (62.50%) Symantec
4 20 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (62.50%) NetBackup
4 20 (62.50%) SLA
4 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 20 (62.50%) HP
4 20 (62.50%) HP Storage
4 20 (62.50%) HP SIM
4 20 (62.50%) 3PAR
4 20 (62.50%) Capacity Management
4 20 (62.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 20 (62.50%) HP Data Protector
4 20 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 20 (62.50%) DV Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (34.38%) CISSP
5 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (34.38%) CCNA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (96.88%) DHCP
1 31 (96.88%) DNS
1 31 (96.88%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) Network Security
2 11 (34.38%) DMZ
2 11 (34.38%) X.400
2 11 (34.38%) FTP
2 11 (34.38%) HTTP
2 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
2 11 (34.38%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 20 (62.50%) Administrator
2 11 (34.38%) Network Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Security Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) HP Storage
2 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (34.38%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (96.88%) Linux
3 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) ITIL
2 20 (62.50%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) Security Cleared
2 20 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 20 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 11 (34.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 11 (34.38%) CCNA
3 11 (34.38%) CISSP
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (62.50%) NetBackup
1 20 (62.50%) HP Data Protector
1 20 (62.50%) HP SIM
1 20 (62.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (65.63%) VMware
3 20 (62.50%) 3PAR
3 20 (62.50%) HP
3 20 (62.50%) Symantec
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix