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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 62 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 26 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.44% 1.49% 1.26%
As % of the System Software category 21.85% 16.36% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 6
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +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
119 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.74% 9.11% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 115 41 43
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Poole +8 19 £50,000 -
Bournemouth -10 7 £56,250 +60.71%
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
3 40 (85.11%) Windows
3 40 (85.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (80.85%) MS Exchange
4 38 (80.85%) Citrix
5 36 (76.60%) EMC
5 36 (76.60%) XenDesktop
6 34 (72.34%) SAN
7 32 (68.09%) AppSense
8 30 (63.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (61.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (61.70%) Lync
10 28 (59.57%) CCEE
10 28 (59.57%) NetScaler
10 28 (59.57%) Project Management
10 28 (59.57%) CCA
10 28 (59.57%) Citrix Certification
10 28 (59.57%) CCEA
10 28 (59.57%) MCSE
11 24 (51.06%) VMware ESX
11 24 (51.06%) XenApp
12 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
13 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (29.79%) VCP5
15 12 (25.53%) VCP4
15 12 (25.53%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (25.53%) MCSA
15 12 (25.53%) LAN

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 38 (80.85%) MS Exchange
2 29 (61.70%) Lync
3 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 34 (72.34%) SAN
2 28 (59.57%) NetScaler
3 12 (25.53%) LAN
3 12 (25.53%) WAN
4 10 (21.28%) Firewall
5 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.77%) DNS
5 6 (12.77%) Wireless
6 4 (8.51%) NAS
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Consultant
2 29 (61.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 17 (36.17%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 17 (36.17%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Technician
4 5 (10.64%) Support Technician
5 3 (6.38%) Data Centre Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Project Management
2 2 (4.26%) Benchmarking
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL
2 2 (4.26%) Migration
2 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
2 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C
2 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (61.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (59.57%) CCEE
3 28 (59.57%) CCA
3 28 (59.57%) Citrix Certification
3 28 (59.57%) CCEA
3 28 (59.57%) MCSE
4 14 (29.79%) VCP5
5 12 (25.53%) VCP4
5 12 (25.53%) MCSA
5 12 (25.53%) MCP
6 4 (8.51%) Degree
7 2 (4.26%) NCDA
7 2 (4.26%) NCIE
System Software
1 40 (85.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (76.60%) XenDesktop
3 24 (51.06%) VMware ESX
3 24 (51.06%) XenApp
4 12 (25.53%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (8.51%) XenServer
7 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.51%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (87.23%) Microsoft
3 38 (80.85%) Citrix
4 36 (76.60%) EMC
5 32 (68.09%) AppSense
6 12 (25.53%) SAP
7 11 (23.40%) HP
8 8 (17.02%) SonicWALL
9 7 (14.89%) Veeam
9 7 (14.89%) Cisco
10 6 (12.77%) Dell
11 5 (10.64%) NetApp
12 4 (8.51%) Symantec
12 4 (8.51%) Webroot
13 3 (6.38%) 3PAR
13 3 (6.38%) IBM
14 2 (4.26%) WatchGuard
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
Posted: 22 days ago