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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 76 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.68% 2.08% 1.42%
As % of the System Software category 12.87% 22.92% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
101 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.08% 9.07% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 92 38 35
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 February 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 February 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 -17 11 £75,000 +114.28% 2
Poole -18 2 £43,750 -12.50%
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 39 (76.47%) MS Exchange
4 38 (74.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (70.59%) Citrix
5 36 (70.59%) SAN
6 35 (68.63%) EMC
6 35 (68.63%) XenDesktop
7 32 (62.75%) AppSense
8 30 (58.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (56.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (54.90%) Project Management
10 28 (54.90%) CCA
10 28 (54.90%) Citrix Certification
10 28 (54.90%) CCEA
10 28 (54.90%) MCSE
10 28 (54.90%) CCEE
10 28 (54.90%) Lync
10 28 (54.90%) NetScaler
11 23 (45.10%) XenApp
11 23 (45.10%) VMware ESX
12 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
13 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (27.45%) VCP5
15 13 (25.49%) HP
16 12 (23.53%) MCSA
16 12 (23.53%) LAN
16 12 (23.53%) WAN

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 39 (76.47%) 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 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (70.59%) SAN
2 28 (54.90%) NetScaler
3 12 (23.53%) LAN
3 12 (23.53%) WAN
4 9 (17.65%) Firewall
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (9.80%) Wireless
6 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.80%) DNS
7 4 (7.84%) NAS
8 3 (5.88%) LDAP
9 2 (3.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
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 6 (11.76%) Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Data Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Data Centre Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Technician
4 4 (7.84%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Support Technician
5 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.88%) IT Support
6 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Open Source
2 2 (3.92%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (21.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Project Management
2 2 (3.92%) Migration
2 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
2 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL
2 2 (3.92%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (56.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (54.90%) 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 12 (23.53%) VCP4
5 12 (23.53%) MCSA
5 12 (23.53%) MCP
6 4 (7.84%) Degree
7 2 (3.92%) NCDA
7 2 (3.92%) NCIE
System Software
1 38 (74.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (68.63%) XenDesktop
3 23 (45.10%) XenApp
3 23 (45.10%) VMware ESX
4 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
6 4 (7.84%) XenServer
7 3 (5.88%) vCloud
8 2 (3.92%) Hyper-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
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 36 (70.59%) Citrix
4 35 (68.63%) EMC
5 32 (62.75%) AppSense
6 13 (25.49%) HP
7 10 (19.61%) SAP
7 10 (19.61%) Cisco
8 8 (15.69%) NetApp
9 7 (13.73%) SonicWALL
10 6 (11.76%) 3PAR
10 6 (11.76%) IBM
11 5 (9.80%) Dell
11 5 (9.80%) Veeam
12 4 (7.84%) Symantec
12 4 (7.84%) Webroot
13 2 (3.92%) WatchGuard
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