The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 39 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 16 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.71% 5.19% 1.75%
As % of the System Software category 19.05% 21.74% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 3
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

System Software Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
84 69 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 24.71% 23.88% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59 60 37
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

vSphere
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Farnborough region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Farnborough

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Farnborough

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Farnborough region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (97.50%) VMware
3 35 (87.50%) ITIL
4 28 (70.00%) Windows
5 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (45.00%) vCloud
6 18 (45.00%) SAN
7 17 (42.50%) Firewall
7 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
8 15 (37.50%) CCNA
8 15 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (35.00%) Time Management
10 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
11 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
11 12 (30.00%) LANDesk
11 12 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
12 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
12 11 (27.50%) MS Office
12 11 (27.50%) Service Management
12 11 (27.50%) CentOS
12 11 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (27.50%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (25.00%) Coaching
13 10 (25.00%) IPsec
13 10 (25.00%) VPN
13 10 (25.00%) SSL
14 9 (22.50%) Cisco
15 8 (20.00%) Perl
15 8 (20.00%) Python

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) IaaS
1 3 (7.50%) PaaS
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) SAN
2 17 (42.50%) Firewall
3 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (25.00%) IPsec
4 10 (25.00%) SSL
4 10 (25.00%) VPN
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (15.00%) MySQL
1 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 11 (27.50%) VMware Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Linux Support
5 6 (15.00%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Linux Support
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Technical Leader
6 5 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Technical Director
8 3 (7.50%) Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Support Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (70.00%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) CentOS
3 11 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) ITIL
2 14 (35.00%) Time Management
3 11 (27.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (27.50%) Service Management
4 10 (25.00%) Coaching
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.00%) Change Management
6 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (15.00%) ITSM
6 6 (15.00%) Kanban
6 6 (15.00%) Line Management
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Perl
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (20.00%) Python
1 8 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) CCNA
1 15 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
3 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.00%) VCP6
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (45.00%) vCloud
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) VMware
2 12 (30.00%) LANDesk
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (22.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.50%) Sun