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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 26 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 4.72% - 2.00%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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
42 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 33.07% 26.83% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 8
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (75.00%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 6 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (75.00%) HP SIM
2 6 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) vCloud
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (75.00%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 6 (75.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 6 (75.00%) 3PAR