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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 135 128 135
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 63 60 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.65% 1.67% 1.66%
As % of the System Software category 10.48% 9.33% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 61 52 62
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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
601 643 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.75% 17.86% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 539 562 576
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -13 12 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Basingstoke +18 10 £42,250 -13.33% 1
Andover - 6 £35,000 -
Winchester - 3 £40,000 - 2
Portsmouth -29 2 £27,250 -13.49% 1
Southampton +6 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Fareham -10 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Havant - 1 £40,000 - 1
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 136 (93.79%) VMware
2 111 (76.55%) Windows
3 100 (68.97%) Linux
4 96 (66.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 65 (44.83%) ITIL
6 53 (36.55%) SAN
6 53 (36.55%) vCloud
7 48 (33.10%) Active Directory
8 41 (28.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (27.59%) Cisco
9 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 39 (26.90%) Firewall
11 38 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 35 (24.14%) TCP/IP
13 34 (23.45%) NAS
14 33 (22.76%) CentOS
15 31 (21.38%) VPN
16 30 (20.69%) IPsec
17 29 (20.00%) Security Cleared
18 28 (19.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 27 (18.62%) SSL
20 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
21 23 (15.86%) HP
21 23 (15.86%) PaaS
22 22 (15.17%) SaaS
23 21 (14.48%) DNS
23 21 (14.48%) SQL
23 21 (14.48%) Citrix
23 21 (14.48%) IaaS
24 20 (13.79%) MS Exchange

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.21%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.21%) Lync
5 7 (4.83%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.76%) IIS
8 3 (2.07%) Apache
8 3 (2.07%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.38%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.07%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.86%) PaaS
2 22 (15.17%) SaaS
3 21 (14.48%) IaaS
4 2 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (36.55%) SAN
2 39 (26.90%) Firewall
3 35 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 34 (23.45%) NAS
5 31 (21.38%) VPN
6 30 (20.69%) IPsec
7 27 (18.62%) SSL
8 21 (14.48%) DNS
9 17 (11.72%) DHCP
10 14 (9.66%) WAN
11 7 (4.83%) LDAP
11 7 (4.83%) LAN
11 7 (4.83%) Kerberos
11 7 (4.83%) Wireshark
11 7 (4.83%) HSRP
12 6 (4.14%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (4.14%) Network Security
12 6 (4.14%) VoIP
13 5 (3.45%) Ethernet
13 5 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.59%) MySQL
3 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.07%) Pentaho
4 3 (2.07%) QlikView
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (3.45%) Finance
2 3 (2.07%) Legal
2 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (26.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (19.31%) Support Engineer
3 25 (17.24%) Analyst
4 20 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (9.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 13 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (8.28%) Administrator
7 12 (8.28%) Support Analyst
7 12 (8.28%) Technical Support
8 11 (7.59%) Consultant
8 11 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Architect
11 5 (3.45%) Tester
11 5 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 5 (3.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.45%) Senior Tester
11 5 (3.45%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.83%) Web Services
1 7 (4.83%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (3.45%) .NET
3 3 (2.07%) LAMP
4 1 (0.69%) KML
4 1 (0.69%) WCF
4 1 (0.69%) REST
4 1 (0.69%) SOAP
4 1 (0.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.21%) Open Source
1 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.45%) Clustering
3 4 (2.76%) Kindle
4 3 (2.07%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (1.38%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.38%) e-Health
5 2 (1.38%) PKI
5 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.69%) Replication
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 111 (76.55%) Windows
2 100 (68.97%) Linux
3 41 (28.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (22.76%) CentOS
6 19 (13.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.59%) UNIX
8 7 (4.83%) AIX
8 7 (4.83%) HPUX
8 7 (4.83%) Solaris
8 7 (4.83%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.07%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.07%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.38%) SUSE
11 2 (1.38%) Debian
12 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (44.83%) ITIL
2 18 (12.41%) Service Management
3 11 (7.59%) Change Management
4 10 (6.90%) DevOps
5 8 (5.52%) Line Management
6 7 (4.83%) Migration
6 7 (4.83%) SOA
7 6 (4.14%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.14%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.14%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (4.14%) Manual Testing
7 6 (4.14%) Mentoring
7 6 (4.14%) Capacity Management
7 6 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (3.45%) Business Development
8 5 (3.45%) Programme Management
8 5 (3.45%) Data Management
8 5 (3.45%) Project Management
9 4 (2.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.48%) SQL
2 7 (4.83%) Java
3 4 (2.76%) Perl
3 4 (2.76%) C#
3 4 (2.76%) C++
3 4 (2.76%) Python
3 4 (2.76%) Ruby
4 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.07%) C
5 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (19.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (11.03%) CCNP
3 16 (11.03%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (8.97%) MCITP
5 13 (8.97%) SC Cleared
6 12 (8.28%) Degree
7 10 (6.90%) MCSE
8 9 (6.21%) DV Cleared
9 6 (4.14%) ISEB
10 5 (3.45%) MCTS
11 4 (2.76%) VCDX
11 4 (2.76%) VCAP
12 3 (2.07%) MCDST
12 3 (2.07%) CCA
12 3 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (1.38%) VTSP
13 2 (1.38%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) SLA
2 6 (4.14%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.38%) BS7799
5 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 96 (66.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (36.55%) vCloud
3 48 (33.10%) Active Directory
4 14 (9.66%) Hyper-V
5 11 (7.59%) XenApp
6 5 (3.45%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.76%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.76%) NFS
8 3 (2.07%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 12 (8.28%) SCCM
2 9 (6.21%) Tivoli
2 9 (6.21%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (4.14%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (4.14%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.38%) Puppet
4 2 (1.38%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.38%) SCOM
4 2 (1.38%) WSUS
4 2 (1.38%) Nagios
4 2 (1.38%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.38%) AppManager
4 2 (1.38%) Legato
5 1 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 136 (93.79%) VMware
2 40 (27.59%) Cisco
2 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (15.86%) HP
4 21 (14.48%) Citrix
5 15 (10.34%) NetApp
5 15 (10.34%) Red Hat
6 12 (8.28%) Oracle
7 10 (6.90%) IBM
8 8 (5.52%) Symantec
9 7 (4.83%) Sun
9 7 (4.83%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.14%) Blue Coat
10 6 (4.14%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.76%) EMC
12 3 (2.07%) Cognos
12 3 (2.07%) Juniper
12 3 (2.07%) Dell
12 3 (2.07%) Business Objects
12 3 (2.07%) ProCurve
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: From £37,284 to £48,921 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens -medical & share
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum +10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago