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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 87 143 108
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -35
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 111 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.98% 1.21% 2.05%
As % of the System Software category 19.04% 8.22% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 105 43 52
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,200 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
583 596 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.66% 14.76% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 483 510 414
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,425 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +21 32 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Southampton +11 31 £45,000 +5.88%
Andover +4 23 £35,000 -36.36%
Portsmouth +8 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Eastleigh - 4 £34,000 -
Aldershot - 3 £31,000 -
Basingstoke +20 2 £44,000 -7.36%
Winchester - 2 £40,000 -
Fareham +8 1 £35,000 +59.09%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 188 (91.26%) VMware
2 147 (71.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (68.45%) Windows
4 96 (46.60%) Cisco
4 96 (46.60%) Microsoft
5 94 (45.63%) vCloud
6 93 (45.15%) HP
7 87 (42.23%) Linux
8 74 (35.92%) ITIL
9 68 (33.01%) Cisco Certification
10 67 (32.52%) Hyper-V
11 63 (30.58%) NetApp
12 62 (30.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 57 (27.67%) SAN
14 56 (27.18%) Active Directory
14 56 (27.18%) MCSE
15 55 (26.70%) Firewall
16 54 (26.21%) Office 365
17 52 (25.24%) Private Cloud
18 51 (24.76%) Microsoft Azure
19 49 (23.79%) DNS
20 47 (22.82%) CCNA
21 46 (22.33%) Security Cleared
22 45 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
23 43 (20.87%) DHCP
24 41 (19.90%) TCP/IP
25 40 (19.42%) Citrix
25 40 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
25 40 (19.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 39 (18.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 32 (15.53%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.74%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.43%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.43%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.46%) IIS
7 3 (1.46%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.46%) Lync
8 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 54 (26.21%) Office 365
2 51 (24.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.43%) PaaS
4 3 (1.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (27.67%) SAN
2 55 (26.70%) Firewall
3 49 (23.79%) DNS
4 43 (20.87%) DHCP
5 41 (19.90%) TCP/IP
6 27 (13.11%) NAS
6 27 (13.11%) SSL
7 23 (11.17%) IPsec
8 19 (9.22%) VPN
9 15 (7.28%) HSRP
10 12 (5.83%) NetScaler
10 12 (5.83%) Network Security
11 11 (5.34%) MPLS
11 11 (5.34%) OSPF
11 11 (5.34%) BGP
11 11 (5.34%) X.400
11 11 (5.34%) DMZ
11 11 (5.34%) FTP
11 11 (5.34%) HTTP
11 11 (5.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.46%) MySQL
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (5.83%) Finance
2 7 (3.40%) Legal
3 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (25.73%) Consultant
2 40 (19.42%) Support Engineer
3 35 (16.99%) Senior Consultant
3 35 (16.99%) Technical Consultant
4 33 (16.02%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 30 (14.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (11.65%) Administrator
7 23 (11.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 23 (11.17%) Systems Administrator
8 21 (10.19%) Cloud Engineer
9 20 (9.71%) Network Engineer
10 17 (8.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 16 (7.77%) Cloud Consultant
12 13 (6.31%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (6.31%) Systems Engineer
13 12 (5.83%) Analyst
14 11 (5.34%) Network Security Engineer
14 11 (5.34%) Security Engineer
15 8 (3.88%) Support Analyst
16 7 (3.40%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.43%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (1.46%) COM
2 3 (1.46%) XML
3 1 (0.49%) .NET
3 1 (0.49%) CSS
3 1 (0.49%) SOAP
3 1 (0.49%) RSS
3 1 (0.49%) WCF
3 1 (0.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (25.24%) Private Cloud
2 15 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.34%) CESG
4 6 (2.91%) Fat Client
4 6 (2.91%) Clustering
4 6 (2.91%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.97%) iPad
6 2 (0.97%) iPhone
6 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) Open Source
7 1 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 141 (68.45%) Windows
2 87 (42.23%) Linux
3 45 (21.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (19.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (18.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (12.62%) CentOS
7 16 (7.77%) Windows XP
8 11 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (4.85%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.43%) AIX
10 5 (2.43%) HPUX
10 5 (2.43%) Solaris
10 5 (2.43%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (1.94%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.94%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.46%) SUSE
12 3 (1.46%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (35.92%) ITIL
2 21 (10.19%) Service Management
3 14 (6.80%) Capacity Management
4 12 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (3.40%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (3.40%) Line Management
6 7 (3.40%) DevOps
7 5 (2.43%) Workflow
7 5 (2.43%) Service Delivery
7 5 (2.43%) Migration
7 5 (2.43%) SOA
8 4 (1.94%) Mentoring
8 4 (1.94%) Security Architecture
8 4 (1.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (1.94%) Programme Management
8 4 (1.94%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (1.94%) Supply Chain Management
8 4 (1.94%) PRINCE2
8 4 (1.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.08%) SQL
2 7 (3.40%) Perl
2 7 (3.40%) Ruby
3 4 (1.94%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.94%) Python
4 2 (0.97%) C
5 1 (0.49%) Java
5 1 (0.49%) PHP
5 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (33.01%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (30.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (27.18%) MCSE
4 47 (22.82%) CCNA
5 46 (22.33%) Security Cleared
6 40 (19.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 34 (16.50%) MCSA
8 29 (14.08%) SC Cleared
9 25 (12.14%) CCNP
10 22 (10.68%) CCA
10 22 (10.68%) Citrix Certification
11 20 (9.71%) MCITP
12 14 (6.80%) DV Cleared
13 11 (5.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 11 (5.34%) CISSP
14 8 (3.88%) Degree
15 4 (1.94%) HP AIS
15 4 (1.94%) MCDST
15 4 (1.94%) MCTS
16 3 (1.46%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.05%) SLA
2 4 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 147 (71.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (45.63%) vCloud
3 67 (32.52%) Hyper-V
4 56 (27.18%) Active Directory
5 35 (16.99%) XenApp
6 27 (13.11%) VMware ESX
7 16 (7.77%) XenDesktop
8 11 (5.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (4.85%) XenServer
10 8 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (3.88%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (8.25%) SCCM
2 14 (6.80%) NetBackup
3 12 (5.83%) HP SIM
3 12 (5.83%) HP Data Protector
3 12 (5.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 10 (4.85%) SCOM
4 10 (4.85%) EdgeSight
5 5 (2.43%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.94%) Puppet
7 3 (1.46%) Nagios
7 3 (1.46%) AppManager
7 3 (1.46%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.97%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 188 (91.26%) VMware
2 96 (46.60%) Cisco
2 96 (46.60%) Microsoft
3 93 (45.15%) HP
4 63 (30.58%) NetApp
5 40 (19.42%) Citrix
6 13 (6.31%) 3PAR
7 12 (5.83%) Symantec
8 10 (4.85%) EMC
8 10 (4.85%) AppSense
9 9 (4.37%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.88%) Oracle
11 7 (3.40%) Dell
12 5 (2.43%) Sun
12 5 (2.43%) IBM
13 4 (1.94%) ProCurve
13 4 (1.94%) SAP
14 3 (1.46%) NetIQ
14 3 (1.46%) Polycom
14 3 (1.46%) Tandberg
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago