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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 98 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 99 75 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.73% 1.88% 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 20.16% 11.85% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 93 65 59
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
491 633 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.54% 15.87% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 411 546 571
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Southampton +37 41 £45,000 +47.54% 3
Farnborough +10 34 £49,000 +18.78%
Portsmouth - 10 £45,000 - 1
Andover -1 5 £35,000 -
Basingstoke +15 1 £36,000 -10.00%
Fareham +12 1 £20,500 -31.66% 4
Havant -5 1 - -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 194 (87.00%) VMware
2 150 (67.26%) Windows
3 122 (54.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 107 (47.98%) ITIL
5 104 (46.64%) Linux
6 93 (41.70%) Microsoft
7 88 (39.46%) SAN
8 86 (38.57%) Cisco
8 86 (38.57%) Active Directory
9 84 (37.67%) vCloud
10 75 (33.63%) Cisco Certification
11 72 (32.29%) HP
12 70 (31.39%) Firewall
12 70 (31.39%) Security Cleared
13 69 (30.94%) DNS
14 67 (30.04%) DHCP
15 66 (29.60%) CCNA
16 61 (27.35%) Microsoft Certification
17 57 (25.56%) MCSE
18 54 (24.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 53 (23.77%) Windows Server 2008
20 48 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
21 47 (21.08%) TCP/IP
22 46 (20.63%) MS Exchange
22 46 (20.63%) SQL
23 42 (18.83%) NetApp
23 42 (18.83%) EMC
23 42 (18.83%) Data Centre
24 41 (18.39%) Hyper-V
25 39 (17.49%) Citrix

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 46 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 30 (13.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (6.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (6.28%) Lync
5 13 (5.83%) IIS
6 12 (5.38%) SAS
7 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (14.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 30 (13.45%) Office 365
2 7 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.69%) SaaS
4 3 (1.35%) PaaS
4 3 (1.35%) IaaS
4 3 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 88 (39.46%) SAN
2 70 (31.39%) Firewall
3 69 (30.94%) DNS
4 67 (30.04%) DHCP
5 47 (21.08%) TCP/IP
6 36 (16.14%) VPN
7 32 (14.35%) NAS
7 32 (14.35%) Fibre Channel
8 30 (13.45%) Network Security
9 29 (13.00%) WAN
10 28 (12.56%) LAN
11 27 (12.11%) IPsec
12 25 (11.21%) DMZ
13 24 (10.76%) SMTP
14 21 (9.42%) FTP
14 21 (9.42%) HTTP
14 21 (9.42%) X.400
14 21 (9.42%) NetScaler
15 17 (7.62%) SSL
16 15 (6.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (10.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (13.00%) Finance
2 5 (2.24%) Publishing
3 4 (1.79%) Legal
4 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (20.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (14.80%) Support Engineer
3 29 (13.00%) Consultant
4 27 (12.11%) Analyst
5 26 (11.66%) Network Engineer
6 21 (9.42%) Network Security Engineer
6 21 (9.42%) Security Engineer
7 20 (8.97%) Senior Consultant
7 20 (8.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 19 (8.52%) Technical Consultant
9 17 (7.62%) Administrator
9 17 (7.62%) Systems Administrator
9 17 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (6.28%) Support Specialist
10 14 (6.28%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 14 (6.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 14 (6.28%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
11 12 (5.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.93%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (4.93%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.45%) CSS
1 1 (0.45%) XML
1 1 (0.45%) RSS
1 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.83%) Data Centre
2 34 (15.25%) Private Cloud
3 24 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (10.31%) EMC VNX
5 21 (9.42%) CESG
6 17 (7.62%) HP Storage
7 13 (5.83%) Blackberry
8 12 (5.38%) Replication
9 9 (4.04%) iPhone
9 9 (4.04%) iPad
10 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.69%) Clustering
12 5 (2.24%) Fat Client
12 5 (2.24%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 150 (67.26%) Windows
2 104 (46.64%) Linux
3 53 (23.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (17.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (11.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (9.87%) CentOS
8 8 (3.59%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.59%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.24%) SUSE
9 5 (2.24%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (47.98%) ITIL
2 23 (10.31%) Capacity Management
3 17 (7.62%) Business Continuity
4 14 (6.28%) E-Commerce
4 14 (6.28%) Service Management
5 10 (4.48%) Information Security
5 10 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (4.48%) Release Management
6 9 (4.04%) DevOps
7 8 (3.59%) Performance Management
7 8 (3.59%) Change Management
7 8 (3.59%) Configuration Management
8 7 (3.14%) Patch Management
9 6 (2.69%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (2.24%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.24%) PRINCE2
11 4 (1.79%) Data Management
11 4 (1.79%) Load Balancing
11 4 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.63%) SQL
2 17 (7.62%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.04%) VBScript
4 8 (3.59%) Python
4 8 (3.59%) Ruby
5 7 (3.14%) Perl
6 5 (2.24%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 75 (33.63%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (31.39%) Security Cleared
3 66 (29.60%) CCNA
4 61 (27.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 57 (25.56%) MCSE
6 54 (24.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 36 (16.14%) SC Cleared
8 27 (12.11%) MCSA
9 21 (9.42%) CISSP
9 21 (9.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 18 (8.07%) DV Cleared
11 14 (6.28%) CCNP
12 12 (5.38%) CCA
12 12 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
13 11 (4.93%) MCITP
14 9 (4.04%) VCP4
15 5 (2.24%) VCAP
15 5 (2.24%) VCDX
15 5 (2.24%) RHCA
16 4 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.42%) SLA
2 17 (7.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 122 (54.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (38.57%) Active Directory
3 84 (37.67%) vCloud
4 41 (18.39%) Hyper-V
5 33 (14.80%) VMware ESX
6 32 (14.35%) XenApp
7 26 (11.66%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (8.52%) XenDesktop
9 12 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (4.48%) Firmware
11 7 (3.14%) XenServer
11 7 (3.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 4 (1.79%) Terminal Server
12 4 (1.79%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (7.62%) NetBackup
1 17 (7.62%) SCCM
1 17 (7.62%) HP Data Protector
1 17 (7.62%) HP SIM
1 17 (7.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 16 (7.17%) SCOM
3 9 (4.04%) vMotion
4 7 (3.14%) EdgeSight
5 5 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.24%) Puppet
6 4 (1.79%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.79%) Check_MK
6 4 (1.79%) Icinga
7 3 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 194 (87.00%) VMware
2 93 (41.70%) Microsoft
3 86 (38.57%) Cisco
4 72 (32.29%) HP
5 42 (18.83%) EMC
5 42 (18.83%) NetApp
6 39 (17.49%) Citrix
7 26 (11.66%) 3PAR
8 17 (7.62%) Symantec
9 8 (3.59%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.59%) CommVault
10 7 (3.14%) AppSense
11 4 (1.79%) Remedy
11 4 (1.79%) Dell
11 4 (1.79%) BMC
12 3 (1.35%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.35%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.45%) F5
13 1 (0.45%) Websense
13 1 (0.45%) Blue Coat
Fareham, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Unrivalled benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ninesharp
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago