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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 37 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 61 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.06% 15.89% 4.93%
As % of the System Software category 30.77% 38.36% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 58 11
Median salary £52,500 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
Hampshire

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
65 159 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 16.46% 41.41% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 64 148 51
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,850 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 July 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Farnborough

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 22 (91.67%) Linux
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) ITIL
4 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 15 (62.50%) vCloud
6 14 (58.33%) Data Centre
6 14 (58.33%) CentOS
7 13 (54.17%) Cisco
8 12 (50.00%) SAN
8 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (50.00%) IPsec
9 11 (45.83%) Service Management
9 11 (45.83%) SSL
9 11 (45.83%) VPN
9 11 (45.83%) SaaS
10 10 (41.67%) PaaS
10 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (41.67%) IaaS
10 10 (41.67%) Coaching
11 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
12 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
12 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (25.00%) Firewall
13 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (25.00%) CCNA
14 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
15 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 4 (16.67%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) SaaS
2 10 (41.67%) IaaS
2 10 (41.67%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (50.00%) IPsec
2 12 (50.00%) SAN
3 11 (45.83%) SSL
3 11 (45.83%) VPN
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Team Leader
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Leader
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Director
6 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) CentOS
4 12 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.33%) Unix
7 1 (4.17%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Service Management
3 10 (41.67%) Coaching
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Bourne shell
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (25.00%) CCNA
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) EMCISA
4 2 (8.33%) EMCSA
4 2 (8.33%) RHCA
4 2 (8.33%) VCAP
4 2 (8.33%) VCDX
5 1 (4.17%) CCENT
5 1 (4.17%) EMC Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (62.50%) vCloud
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Xen
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper