The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 14 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 56 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 15.77% 4.15% 6.10%
As % of the System Software category 42.11% 19.05% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 53 8 10
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
133 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.46% 21.76% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 124 39 21
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Farnborough

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 79 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (67.09%) Windows
3 52 (65.82%) Linux
4 45 (56.96%) ITIL
5 43 (54.43%) Cisco
6 40 (50.63%) Data Centre
7 39 (49.37%) SAN
8 38 (48.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 37 (46.84%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (41.77%) vCloud
11 29 (36.71%) CCNA
12 24 (30.38%) EMC
13 22 (27.85%) Active Directory
14 21 (26.58%) MS Exchange
14 21 (26.58%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (25.32%) VMware ESX
16 19 (24.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
16 19 (24.05%) VPN
17 18 (22.78%) Finance
18 17 (21.52%) Fibre Channel
19 16 (20.25%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (20.25%) SQL Server 2008
20 15 (18.99%) VMware ESXi
20 15 (18.99%) Firewall
20 15 (18.99%) SQL
20 15 (18.99%) EMC VNX
21 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
22 13 (16.46%) PCI DSS
23 12 (15.19%) NAS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 21 (26.58%) MS Exchange
1 21 (26.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (12.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (11.39%) SAS
3 9 (11.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.06%) SaaS
3 2 (2.53%) PaaS
3 2 (2.53%) IaaS
3 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (49.37%) SAN
2 19 (24.05%) VPN
3 17 (21.52%) Fibre Channel
4 15 (18.99%) Firewall
5 12 (15.19%) IPsec
5 12 (15.19%) Internet
5 12 (15.19%) NAS
6 10 (12.66%) VLAN
6 10 (12.66%) DNS
6 10 (12.66%) LAN
6 10 (12.66%) WAN
7 9 (11.39%) DHCP
7 9 (11.39%) MPLS
7 9 (11.39%) OSPF
7 9 (11.39%) BGP
8 8 (10.13%) EIGRP
8 8 (10.13%) VRRP
8 8 (10.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (10.13%) HSRP
9 5 (6.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (20.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (22.78%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Support Engineer
2 11 (13.92%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (11.39%) Support Specialist
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
3 9 (11.39%) Support Analyst
3 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 9 (11.39%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 8 (10.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) IT Support
5 6 (7.59%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Leader
6 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Monitoring Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
1 1 (1.27%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (50.63%) Data Centre
2 15 (18.99%) EMC VNX
3 9 (11.39%) Blackberry
4 8 (10.13%) Replication
5 7 (8.86%) iPhone
5 7 (8.86%) iPad
6 5 (6.33%) Clustering
7 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (67.09%) Windows
2 52 (65.82%) Linux
3 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.86%) CentOS
6 5 (6.33%) SUSE
6 5 (6.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
3 10 (12.66%) Business Continuity
4 9 (11.39%) DevOps
5 6 (7.59%) Information Security
5 6 (7.59%) Release Management
6 4 (5.06%) Change Management
6 4 (5.06%) Patch Management
7 3 (3.80%) Data Management
7 3 (3.80%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.80%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.53%) Load Testing
8 2 (2.53%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.53%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.53%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.53%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.53%) BCP
8 2 (2.53%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (1.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.27%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.99%) SQL
2 7 (8.86%) Python
2 7 (8.86%) Ruby
2 7 (8.86%) Perl
3 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (46.84%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (36.71%) CCNA
3 19 (24.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
5 11 (13.92%) CCNP
6 9 (11.39%) MCSE
6 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.59%) Degree
7 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.80%) VCDX
8 3 (3.80%) VCAP
8 3 (3.80%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (48.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (41.77%) vCloud
3 22 (27.85%) Active Directory
4 20 (25.32%) VMware ESX
5 15 (18.99%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.59%) Firmware
7 4 (5.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (3.80%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.80%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.80%) Check_MK
3 3 (3.80%) Icinga
4 2 (2.53%) WSUS
5 1 (1.27%) SCCM
5 1 (1.27%) Nagios
5 1 (1.27%) AppManager
5 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (54.43%) Cisco
3 24 (30.38%) EMC
4 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.33%) CommVault
5 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.06%) HP
7 3 (3.80%) Citrix
8 1 (1.27%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.27%) Dell
8 1 (1.27%) Polycom
8 1 (1.27%) Tandberg
8 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago