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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 49 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 30 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.54% 0.79% 2.32%
As % of the System Software category 22.90% 9.62% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 9
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
131 52 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.82% 8.24% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 94 43 50
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram 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 1 May 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 +10 21 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Wimborne - 7 £45,000 - 1
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 50 (94.34%) VMware
2 37 (69.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
4 33 (62.26%) Windows
5 32 (60.38%) MS Exchange
6 29 (54.72%) Citrix
7 23 (43.40%) Lync
8 22 (41.51%) XenApp
9 21 (39.62%) SAN
10 20 (37.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (35.85%) XenDesktop
12 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (32.08%) NetApp
12 17 (32.08%) EMC
13 16 (30.19%) AppSense
13 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (30.19%) SCCM
14 15 (28.30%) Project Management
14 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
14 15 (28.30%) MCSE
15 14 (26.42%) CCA
15 14 (26.42%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (26.42%) CCEA
15 14 (26.42%) VMware ESX
15 14 (26.42%) CCEE
15 14 (26.42%) NetScaler
16 12 (22.64%) Linux
17 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
17 10 (18.87%) XenServer

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 32 (60.38%) MS Exchange
2 23 (43.40%) Lync
3 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) SAN
2 14 (26.42%) NetScaler
3 6 (11.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (9.43%) LAN
4 5 (9.43%) WAN
5 4 (7.55%) LDAP
6 3 (5.66%) VLAN
6 3 (5.66%) Firewall
6 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.66%) DNS
7 2 (3.77%) Wireless
7 2 (3.77%) NAS
8 1 (1.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Analyst
1 15 (28.30%) Consultant
1 15 (28.30%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 11 (20.75%) Storage Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (18.87%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Data Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Data Centre Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.55%) Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) IT Support
8 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) DBA
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Life Science
2 1 (1.89%) EMC Centera
2 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (22.64%) Linux
5 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Project Management
2 9 (16.98%) Migration
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
3 8 (15.09%) Capacity Management
4 5 (9.43%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.66%) Database Mirroring
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) Benchmarking
7 1 (1.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (28.30%) MCSE
4 14 (26.42%) CCA
4 14 (26.42%) Citrix Certification
4 14 (26.42%) CCEA
4 14 (26.42%) CCEE
5 10 (18.87%) VCP5
6 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
7 6 (11.32%) MCSA
8 5 (9.43%) NCDA
8 5 (9.43%) NCIE
8 5 (9.43%) VCP4
8 5 (9.43%) MCP
9 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
9 3 (5.66%) Degree
10 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.89%) CCNA
System Software
1 37 (69.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (41.51%) XenApp
3 19 (35.85%) XenDesktop
4 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
5 14 (26.42%) VMware ESX
6 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
6 10 (18.87%) XenServer
7 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (7.55%) vCloud
9 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) SCCM
2 8 (15.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.77%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (94.34%) VMware
2 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
3 29 (54.72%) Citrix
4 17 (32.08%) NetApp
4 17 (32.08%) EMC
5 16 (30.19%) AppSense
6 10 (18.87%) Cisco
6 10 (18.87%) Symantec
7 9 (16.98%) HP
8 8 (15.09%) MobileIron
9 6 (11.32%) IBM
9 6 (11.32%) 3PAR
10 4 (7.55%) SAP
10 4 (7.55%) SonicWALL
11 3 (5.66%) Oracle
12 2 (3.77%) Dell
12 2 (3.77%) Webroot
12 2 (3.77%) WatchGuard
12 2 (3.77%) Veeam
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