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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 28 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.23% 7.81% 12.05%
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 39.47% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 27
Average salary £38,750 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
48 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 25.81% 19.79% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 47
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Farnborough

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
1 18 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) SAN
4 12 (66.67%) ITIL
5 11 (61.11%) VPN
5 11 (61.11%) IPsec
6 10 (55.56%) vCloud
7 9 (50.00%) NAS
7 9 (50.00%) Firewall
7 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (38.89%) Change Management
8 7 (38.89%) Cisco
8 7 (38.89%) SaaS
8 7 (38.89%) PaaS
8 7 (38.89%) IaaS
9 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (27.78%) CentOS
11 4 (22.22%) SSL
11 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
12 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (16.67%) Network Security
12 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
12 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
13 2 (11.11%) Multicast
13 2 (11.11%) SCOrch

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) SaaS
1 7 (38.89%) PaaS
1 7 (38.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) SAN
2 11 (61.11%) VPN
2 11 (61.11%) IPsec
3 9 (50.00%) NAS
3 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) SSL
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) Multicast
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (11.11%) OSPF
6 2 (11.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) WCF
1 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (27.78%) CentOS
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE
6 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Management
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (55.56%) vCloud
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
1 2 (11.11%) AppManager
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.11%) Polycom
5 2 (11.11%) Tandberg
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.11%) NetIQ
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago