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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 76 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.51% 1.75% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 18.37% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Average salary £58,750 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.07% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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
96 49 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.09% 9.53% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 80 37 37
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £23,700 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -21 12 £58,750 +67.85%
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (84.31%) Microsoft
3 41 (80.39%) Windows
4 40 (78.43%) MS Exchange
5 38 (74.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (72.55%) Citrix
6 37 (72.55%) SAN
7 35 (68.63%) EMC
7 35 (68.63%) XenDesktop
8 32 (62.75%) AppSense
9 30 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (58.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (56.86%) MCSE
11 28 (54.90%) CCA
11 28 (54.90%) Citrix Certification
11 28 (54.90%) CCEA
11 28 (54.90%) Project Management
11 28 (54.90%) Lync
11 28 (54.90%) CCEE
11 28 (54.90%) NetScaler
12 24 (47.06%) VMware ESX
13 23 (45.10%) XenApp
14 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
15 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (27.45%) VCP5
17 13 (25.49%) MCSA
17 13 (25.49%) HP
18 12 (23.53%) MCP
18 12 (23.53%) Linux

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 40 (78.43%) MS Exchange
2 28 (54.90%) Lync
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (72.55%) SAN
2 28 (54.90%) NetScaler
3 12 (23.53%) LAN
3 12 (23.53%) WAN
4 8 (15.69%) Firewall
5 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.76%) DNS
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (9.80%) Wireless
7 4 (7.84%) LDAP
7 4 (7.84%) NAS
8 3 (5.88%) VLAN
9 1 (1.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Consultant
1 29 (56.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 17 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 17 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Data Centre Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Support Technician
5 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Technician
5 4 (7.84%) IT Support
6 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Project Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) EMC Centera
1 2 (3.92%) Open Source
2 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Project Management
2 2 (3.92%) Migration
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL
2 2 (3.92%) Benchmarking
2 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
2 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (1.96%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (1.96%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 30 (58.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (56.86%) MCSE
3 28 (54.90%) CCA
3 28 (54.90%) Citrix Certification
3 28 (54.90%) CCEA
3 28 (54.90%) CCEE
4 14 (27.45%) VCP5
5 13 (25.49%) MCSA
6 12 (23.53%) VCP4
6 12 (23.53%) MCP
7 4 (7.84%) Degree
8 2 (3.92%) NCDA
8 2 (3.92%) NCIE
9 1 (1.96%) CCNA
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 38 (74.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (68.63%) XenDesktop
3 24 (47.06%) VMware ESX
4 23 (45.10%) XenApp
5 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
7 4 (7.84%) vCloud
7 4 (7.84%) XenServer
8 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (84.31%) Microsoft
3 37 (72.55%) Citrix
4 35 (68.63%) EMC
5 32 (62.75%) AppSense
6 13 (25.49%) HP
7 11 (21.57%) Cisco
8 10 (19.61%) SAP
9 8 (15.69%) NetApp
10 7 (13.73%) SonicWALL
11 6 (11.76%) 3PAR
11 6 (11.76%) IBM
12 5 (9.80%) Dell
12 5 (9.80%) Veeam
13 4 (7.84%) Webroot
13 4 (7.84%) Symantec
14 2 (3.92%) WatchGuard
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago