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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank - - 88
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 0.51%
As % of the System Software category - - 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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 Basingstoke region.

System Software Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
90 34 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.95% 7.07% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 62 18 58
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

vSphere
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Basingstoke

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) Wireshark
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) VoIP
5 5 (50.00%) Line Management
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
8 2 (20.00%) UNIX
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) PKI
8 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 2 (20.00%) e-Health
8 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (20.00%) CA
8 2 (20.00%) NetApp
8 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
8 2 (20.00%) ESRI
8 2 (20.00%) ArcGIS
8 2 (20.00%) IBM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Wireshark
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) KML
2 1 (10.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) ESRI
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Lumension