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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 79 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.52% 3.80% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 3.77% 33.33% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
106 81 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.70% 11.39% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 98 52 71
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +4 2 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Bournemouth - 2 £47,500 - 3
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 4 (57.14%) Lync
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (42.86%) PABX
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) CentOS
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 3 (42.86%) CommVault
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) UNIX
6 2 (28.57%) SAP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Lync
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) PABX
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) CommVault
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Veeam
6 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
6 1 (14.29%) EMC
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago