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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 73 111 137
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +26
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 128 83 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.57% 2.09% 1.55%
As % of the System Software category 22.70% 13.13% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 122 72 54
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
564 632 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.73% 15.94% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 474 537 522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Farnborough +11 60 £49,000 +15.29% 1
Southampton +30 41 £42,500 - 3
Andover +4 9 £35,000 -36.36%
Portsmouth +30 7 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Basingstoke +27 4 £42,500 +21.42%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 209 (89.32%) VMware
2 160 (68.38%) Windows
3 130 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 110 (47.01%) ITIL
5 107 (45.73%) Linux
6 95 (40.60%) Cisco
7 92 (39.32%) Microsoft
7 92 (39.32%) vCloud
8 89 (38.03%) Active Directory
9 85 (36.32%) HP
9 85 (36.32%) SAN
10 79 (33.76%) Cisco Certification
11 72 (30.77%) Firewall
12 70 (29.91%) Security Cleared
13 67 (28.63%) DNS
14 65 (27.78%) DHCP
14 65 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
14 65 (27.78%) CCNA
15 61 (26.07%) MCSE
16 59 (25.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 56 (23.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 54 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
19 50 (21.37%) Hyper-V
20 48 (20.51%) NetApp
21 45 (19.23%) MS Exchange
21 45 (19.23%) Data Centre
22 43 (18.38%) SQL
23 42 (17.95%) Private Cloud
24 41 (17.52%) TCP/IP
24 41 (17.52%) SC Cleared

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 45 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 28 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (6.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (6.41%) IIS
4 12 (5.13%) SAS
5 8 (3.42%) Lync
6 7 (2.99%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.71%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 40 (17.09%) Office 365
2 38 (16.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.56%) SaaS
4 3 (1.28%) PaaS
4 3 (1.28%) IaaS
4 3 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 85 (36.32%) SAN
2 72 (30.77%) Firewall
3 67 (28.63%) DNS
4 65 (27.78%) DHCP
5 41 (17.52%) TCP/IP
6 35 (14.96%) VPN
7 32 (13.68%) Fibre Channel
8 30 (12.82%) NAS
9 26 (11.11%) Network Security
9 26 (11.11%) IPsec
10 25 (10.68%) WAN
11 24 (10.26%) LAN
12 23 (9.83%) NetScaler
13 21 (8.97%) DMZ
14 20 (8.55%) SMTP
15 17 (7.26%) FTP
15 17 (7.26%) HTTP
15 17 (7.26%) VLAN
15 17 (7.26%) X.400
16 16 (6.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (9.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (12.39%) Finance
2 6 (2.56%) Legal
3 5 (2.14%) Publishing
4 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (17.09%) Support Engineer
3 38 (16.24%) Consultant
4 25 (10.68%) Network Engineer
5 23 (9.83%) Analyst
5 23 (9.83%) Senior Consultant
5 23 (9.83%) Technical Consultant
6 22 (9.40%) Administrator
6 22 (9.40%) Systems Administrator
7 21 (8.97%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (7.69%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 17 (7.26%) Security Engineer
9 17 (7.26%) Network Security Engineer
10 16 (6.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 14 (5.98%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 14 (5.98%) Support Specialist
11 14 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (5.98%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
11 14 (5.98%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (4.70%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.43%) COM
1 1 (0.43%) CSS
1 1 (0.43%) XML
1 1 (0.43%) RSS
1 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 45 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 42 (17.95%) Private Cloud
3 23 (9.83%) EMC VNX
4 20 (8.55%) HP Storage
5 18 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (7.26%) CESG
7 13 (5.56%) Blackberry
8 12 (5.13%) Replication
9 9 (3.85%) iPhone
9 9 (3.85%) iPad
10 8 (3.42%) Clustering
11 7 (2.99%) Management Information System
12 5 (2.14%) Fat Client
12 5 (2.14%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 160 (68.38%) Windows
2 107 (45.73%) Linux
3 59 (25.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (8.55%) CentOS
8 8 (3.42%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.99%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.56%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.71%) SUSE
12 1 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (47.01%) ITIL
2 25 (10.68%) Capacity Management
3 17 (7.26%) Business Continuity
4 14 (5.98%) E-Commerce
4 14 (5.98%) Service Management
5 11 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (4.27%) Release Management
6 10 (4.27%) Information Security
6 10 (4.27%) Change Management
7 8 (3.42%) Configuration Management
7 8 (3.42%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (3.42%) DevOps
7 8 (3.42%) Performance Management
8 7 (2.99%) Patch Management
9 6 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.14%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.14%) Mentoring
11 4 (1.71%) Coaching
11 4 (1.71%) Data Management
11 4 (1.71%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 43 (18.38%) SQL
2 15 (6.41%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.85%) VBScript
4 7 (2.99%) Python
4 7 (2.99%) Ruby
5 6 (2.56%) Perl
6 4 (1.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 79 (33.76%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (29.91%) Security Cleared
3 65 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (27.78%) CCNA
4 61 (26.07%) MCSE
5 56 (23.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 41 (17.52%) SC Cleared
7 28 (11.97%) MCSA
8 21 (8.97%) DV Cleared
9 18 (7.69%) CCNP
10 17 (7.26%) CISSP
10 17 (7.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (5.98%) CCA
11 14 (5.98%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (5.56%) MCITP
13 9 (3.85%) VCP4
14 6 (2.56%) Degree
15 4 (1.71%) RHCA
15 4 (1.71%) VCAP
15 4 (1.71%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.11%) SLA
2 17 (7.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 130 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (39.32%) vCloud
3 89 (38.03%) Active Directory
4 50 (21.37%) Hyper-V
5 38 (16.24%) VMware ESX
6 32 (13.68%) XenApp
7 26 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (7.26%) XenDesktop
9 13 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (4.27%) Firmware
11 8 (3.42%) XenServer
12 7 (2.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 5 (2.14%) Terminal Services
14 4 (1.71%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 20 (8.55%) NetBackup
1 20 (8.55%) HP Data Protector
1 20 (8.55%) HP SIM
1 20 (8.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 18 (7.69%) SCCM
3 17 (7.26%) SCOM
4 9 (3.85%) vMotion
5 8 (3.42%) EdgeSight
6 4 (1.71%) Check_MK
6 4 (1.71%) Icinga
6 4 (1.71%) Puppet
6 4 (1.71%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.28%) WSUS
8 2 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 209 (89.32%) VMware
2 95 (40.60%) Cisco
3 92 (39.32%) Microsoft
4 85 (36.32%) HP
5 48 (20.51%) NetApp
6 39 (16.67%) EMC
7 38 (16.24%) Citrix
8 29 (12.39%) 3PAR
9 20 (8.55%) Symantec
10 8 (3.42%) CommVault
10 8 (3.42%) AppSense
11 7 (2.99%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.56%) Dell
13 3 (1.28%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.85%) Remedy
14 2 (0.85%) BMC
15 1 (0.43%) Juniper
15 1 (0.43%) Blue Coat
15 1 (0.43%) IronPort
15 1 (0.43%) Polycom
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago