The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 126 113 130
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 71 77 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.79% 2.01% 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 11.87% 11.65% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 66 62 68
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
598 661 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.05% 17.24% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 529 565 601
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Hampshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Hampshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Farnborough -18 12 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Basingstoke +1 11 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Andover - 6 £35,000 -
Fareham -10 5 £30,000 -7.69%
Southampton -8 3 £25,500 -33.76%
Portsmouth -33 1 £28,000 -6.66%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 138 (92.62%) VMware
2 116 (77.85%) Windows
3 98 (65.77%) Linux
4 88 (59.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 60 (40.27%) ITIL
6 54 (36.24%) SAN
7 52 (34.90%) Active Directory
8 49 (32.89%) vCloud
9 42 (28.19%) Microsoft
9 42 (28.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 39 (26.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 39 (26.17%) Firewall
11 33 (22.15%) Security Cleared
12 32 (21.48%) Cisco
13 30 (20.13%) TCP/IP
13 30 (20.13%) CentOS
13 30 (20.13%) NAS
14 29 (19.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 27 (18.12%) VPN
15 27 (18.12%) SQL Server
16 26 (17.45%) SQL
17 25 (16.78%) SSL
17 25 (16.78%) IPsec
18 23 (15.44%) Citrix
19 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
20 21 (14.09%) HP
21 20 (13.42%) MS Excel
22 19 (12.75%) DNS
22 19 (12.75%) PaaS
23 18 (12.08%) SaaS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (12.08%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (6.71%) Lync
5 10 (6.71%) WebSphere
6 8 (5.37%) WebLogic
7 7 (4.70%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.36%) IIS
9 4 (2.68%) Apache
10 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.34%) ArcGIS
11 2 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 20 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.01%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.34%) MS Office
4 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.75%) PaaS
2 18 (12.08%) SaaS
3 17 (11.41%) IaaS
4 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (36.24%) SAN
2 39 (26.17%) Firewall
3 30 (20.13%) TCP/IP
3 30 (20.13%) NAS
4 27 (18.12%) VPN
5 25 (16.78%) SSL
5 25 (16.78%) IPsec
6 19 (12.75%) DNS
7 17 (11.41%) WAN
8 15 (10.07%) DHCP
9 10 (6.71%) LAN
10 8 (5.37%) LDAP
11 7 (4.70%) Network Security
11 7 (4.70%) Wireshark
11 7 (4.70%) Kerberos
12 6 (4.03%) VoIP
12 6 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (3.36%) Wireless
13 5 (3.36%) Ethernet
14 4 (2.68%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.38%) MySQL
3 8 (5.37%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.03%) QlikView
4 6 (4.03%) Pentaho
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (6.04%) Finance
2 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (22.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (20.81%) Analyst
3 23 (15.44%) Support Engineer
4 19 (12.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (8.72%) Consultant
5 13 (8.72%) Support Analyst
6 11 (7.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (7.38%) Technical Support
6 11 (7.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (6.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.04%) Administrator
8 9 (6.04%) Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.03%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (4.03%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.37%) WebSphere MQ
1 8 (5.37%) Web Services
2 6 (4.03%) LAMP
3 5 (3.36%) .NET
4 1 (0.67%) KML
4 1 (0.67%) WCF
4 1 (0.67%) SOAP
4 1 (0.67%) WSDL
4 1 (0.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.04%) Open Source
3 7 (4.70%) Clustering
3 7 (4.70%) Kindle
4 4 (2.68%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.01%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (1.34%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.34%) Replication
6 2 (1.34%) e-Health
6 2 (1.34%) PKI
7 1 (0.67%) iPhone
7 1 (0.67%) Firmware
7 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 116 (77.85%) Windows
2 98 (65.77%) Linux
3 42 (28.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (26.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (20.13%) CentOS
6 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (8.05%) UNIX
8 9 (6.04%) Solaris
9 8 (5.37%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (5.37%) AIX
9 8 (5.37%) HPUX
10 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.01%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.01%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.01%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.34%) SUSE
12 2 (1.34%) Debian
12 2 (1.34%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.27%) ITIL
2 15 (10.07%) Service Management
3 10 (6.71%) DevOps
4 9 (6.04%) Network Load Balancing
4 9 (6.04%) Data Management
4 9 (6.04%) PRINCE2
4 9 (6.04%) Service Delivery
4 9 (6.04%) Mentoring
5 8 (5.37%) SOA
6 7 (4.70%) Business Development
6 7 (4.70%) Migration
6 7 (4.70%) Programme Management
6 7 (4.70%) Change Management
7 6 (4.03%) Capacity Management
7 6 (4.03%) ETL
7 6 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (4.03%) Manual Testing
8 5 (3.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.45%) SQL
2 8 (5.37%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.70%) Java
4 4 (2.68%) Perl
4 4 (2.68%) C#
4 4 (2.68%) C++
4 4 (2.68%) Python
4 4 (2.68%) Ruby
5 2 (1.34%) C
6 1 (0.67%) VBScript
6 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (22.15%) Security Cleared
2 29 (19.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (12.08%) SC Cleared
4 17 (11.41%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (10.74%) CCNP
6 15 (10.07%) Degree
7 13 (8.72%) MCITP
7 13 (8.72%) DV Cleared
8 11 (7.38%) MCSE
9 6 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (4.03%) ISEB
10 5 (3.36%) VCDX
10 5 (3.36%) MCTS
10 5 (3.36%) VCAP
11 3 (2.01%) MCDST
11 3 (2.01%) CCA
11 3 (2.01%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.34%) NCDA
12 2 (1.34%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.38%) SLA
2 9 (6.04%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.34%) BS7799
5 1 (0.67%) QA
5 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 88 (59.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (34.90%) Active Directory
3 49 (32.89%) vCloud
4 15 (10.07%) Hyper-V
5 10 (6.71%) XenApp
6 6 (4.03%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.36%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.68%) NFS
9 3 (2.01%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (8.72%) SCCM
2 11 (7.38%) NetBackup
2 11 (7.38%) Tivoli
3 6 (4.03%) HP SIM
3 6 (4.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (4.03%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (2.01%) SCOM
4 3 (2.01%) Nagios
4 3 (2.01%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.34%) Puppet
5 2 (1.34%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.34%) AppManager
5 2 (1.34%) Legato
5 2 (1.34%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.34%) WSUS
6 1 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.67%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 138 (92.62%) VMware
2 42 (28.19%) Microsoft
3 32 (21.48%) Cisco
4 23 (15.44%) Citrix
5 21 (14.09%) HP
6 17 (11.41%) NetApp
7 16 (10.74%) Oracle
8 15 (10.07%) Red Hat
9 12 (8.05%) IBM
10 9 (6.04%) Symantec
11 8 (5.37%) CheckPoint
11 8 (5.37%) Sun
11 8 (5.37%) EMC
12 7 (4.70%) 3PAR
13 6 (4.03%) CommVault
13 6 (4.03%) Cognos
13 6 (4.03%) Business Objects
13 6 (4.03%) Blue Coat
14 4 (2.68%) Juniper
15 3 (2.01%) ProCurve
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens -medical & share
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum +10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago