The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 62 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 0 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.04% - 4.27%
As % of the System Software category 16.53% - 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 14
Average salary £50,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
vSphere
South West

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

System Software Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
121 112 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 18.39% 12.38% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 78 101 44
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

vSphere
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Dorset

vSphere
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 16 £50,000 -
Wimborne - 3 - -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 43 (86.00%) VMware
2 36 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (56.00%) NetApp
4 25 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
5 22 (44.00%) Capacity Management
5 22 (44.00%) ITIL V3
5 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 22 (44.00%) ITIL
5 22 (44.00%) Finance
6 18 (36.00%) PowerShell
7 17 (34.00%) Windows
7 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
7 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
8 16 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (30.00%) SCCM
9 15 (30.00%) NCDA
9 15 (30.00%) NCIE
9 15 (30.00%) VCP5
10 14 (28.00%) Migration
10 14 (28.00%) Citrix
11 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (26.00%) Lync
11 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
11 13 (26.00%) XenApp
12 12 (24.00%) XenServer
12 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (24.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 12 (24.00%) MobileIron
12 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.00%) Lync
3 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) SAN
2 4 (8.00%) LDAP
3 3 (6.00%) VLAN
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Analyst
2 21 (42.00%) Storage Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.00%) DBA
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support
5 4 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) NetApp Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Data Centre Architect
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.00%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.00%) Life Science
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 17 (34.00%) Windows
3 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.00%) Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL V3
1 22 (44.00%) Capacity Management
2 14 (28.00%) Migration
3 12 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (14.00%) Performance Management
6 6 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (8.00%) Database Mirroring
7 4 (8.00%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.00%) Benchmarking
9 1 (2.00%) Project Management
9 1 (2.00%) CRM
9 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (30.00%) NCDA
2 15 (30.00%) NCIE
2 15 (30.00%) VCP5
3 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 36 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (26.00%) Hyper-V
3 13 (26.00%) XenApp
4 12 (24.00%) XenServer
5 4 (8.00%) vCloud
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) SCCM
2 12 (24.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (86.00%) VMware
2 28 (56.00%) NetApp
3 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.00%) Citrix
5 12 (24.00%) MobileIron
5 12 (24.00%) Symantec
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco
7 3 (6.00%) IBM
7 3 (6.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) 3PAR