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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 95 129 121
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 97 49 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.52% 1.38% 1.70%
As % of the System Software category 14.06% 10.12% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 89 44 52
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
690 484 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.94% 13.66% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 613 390 474
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +6 34 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Fareham +13 12 £33,750 +12.50%
Farnborough +3 10 £46,250 +8.82% 6
Winchester - 8 £40,000 -
Portsmouth -16 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Andover -14 4 £35,000 -18.60%
Hook - 3 - - 1
Havant +5 2 £55,750 -19.78%
Aldershot - 1 £31,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 153 (96.84%) VMware
2 133 (84.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (65.19%) Windows
4 83 (52.53%) vCloud
5 82 (51.90%) Cisco
6 70 (44.30%) Linux
7 68 (43.04%) HP
8 60 (37.97%) Microsoft
9 53 (33.54%) ITIL
9 53 (33.54%) Hyper-V
10 47 (29.75%) NetApp
11 46 (29.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 45 (28.48%) Office 365
13 44 (27.85%) MCSE
14 43 (27.22%) Active Directory
14 43 (27.22%) Cisco Certification
14 43 (27.22%) SAN
15 40 (25.32%) Firewall
15 40 (25.32%) Microsoft Azure
16 38 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
17 37 (23.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 37 (23.42%) SQL Server
18 34 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 32 (20.25%) Citrix
20 29 (18.35%) NAS
21 28 (17.72%) CCNA
21 28 (17.72%) TCP/IP
21 28 (17.72%) MS Exchange
22 27 (17.09%) SSL
22 27 (17.09%) XenApp

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (17.72%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.56%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (5.70%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.70%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.16%) IIS
5 5 (3.16%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.27%) Lync
8 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (10.13%) MS Office
2 13 (8.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 45 (28.48%) Office 365
2 40 (25.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.23%) PaaS
4 11 (6.96%) IaaS
5 8 (5.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (27.22%) SAN
2 40 (25.32%) Firewall
3 29 (18.35%) NAS
4 28 (17.72%) TCP/IP
5 27 (17.09%) SSL
6 26 (16.46%) DNS
7 23 (14.56%) VPN
7 23 (14.56%) IPsec
8 22 (13.92%) DHCP
9 15 (9.49%) HSRP
10 11 (6.96%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (6.33%) IP Telephony
11 10 (6.33%) VLAN
11 10 (6.33%) SNMP
12 9 (5.70%) Kerberos
12 9 (5.70%) LDAP
13 7 (4.43%) MPLS
13 7 (4.43%) OSPF
13 7 (4.43%) BGP
13 7 (4.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (5.70%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) StarTeam
General
1 10 (6.33%) Legal
2 6 (3.80%) Finance
3 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (26.58%) Consultant
2 36 (22.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 34 (21.52%) Support Engineer
4 25 (15.82%) Technical Consultant
4 25 (15.82%) Senior Consultant
5 23 (14.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 20 (12.66%) Administrator
7 19 (12.03%) Systems Administrator
8 18 (11.39%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (11.39%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (9.49%) Cloud Consultant
10 12 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (6.96%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (6.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 10 (6.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 7 (4.43%) Analyst
14 6 (3.80%) Architect
14 6 (3.80%) Technical Support
14 6 (3.80%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.70%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.27%) COM
2 2 (1.27%) XML
3 1 (0.63%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) SOAP
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
3 1 (0.63%) WCF
3 1 (0.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.16%) Thin Client
2 5 (3.16%) Clustering
2 5 (3.16%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.27%) iPhone
3 2 (1.27%) Open Source
3 2 (1.27%) iPad
3 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.63%) Replication
4 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 103 (65.19%) Windows
2 70 (44.30%) Linux
3 38 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (17.09%) CentOS
6 23 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (6.96%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.70%) AIX
8 9 (5.70%) HPUX
8 9 (5.70%) Solaris
8 9 (5.70%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.70%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.53%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.53%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.90%) SUSE
11 3 (1.90%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.54%) ITIL
2 16 (10.13%) Service Management
3 11 (6.96%) Line Management
4 10 (6.33%) Change Management
4 10 (6.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (5.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.70%) SOA
6 8 (5.06%) DevOps
7 7 (4.43%) Capacity Management
7 7 (4.43%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.80%) Programme Management
8 6 (3.80%) Supply Chain Management
8 6 (3.80%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (3.80%) Security Architecture
8 6 (3.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (3.80%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.16%) Coaching
9 5 (3.16%) Change Control
9 5 (3.16%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.13%) SQL
2 7 (4.43%) Ruby
2 7 (4.43%) Perl
3 5 (3.16%) C
4 4 (2.53%) Python
5 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.63%) Java
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (29.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (27.85%) MCSE
3 43 (27.22%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (23.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 28 (17.72%) CCNA
6 25 (15.82%) MCSA
7 22 (13.92%) Security Cleared
8 19 (12.03%) MCITP
8 19 (12.03%) CCNP
9 15 (9.49%) CCA
9 15 (9.49%) Citrix Certification
10 14 (8.86%) SC Cleared
11 6 (3.80%) DV Cleared
11 6 (3.80%) Degree
12 5 (3.16%) VCP4
13 4 (2.53%) HP AIS
13 4 (2.53%) MCDST
13 4 (2.53%) MCTS
14 3 (1.90%) MCP
15 1 (0.63%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.56%) SLA
2 6 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 133 (84.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (52.53%) vCloud
3 53 (33.54%) Hyper-V
4 43 (27.22%) Active Directory
5 27 (17.09%) XenApp
6 13 (8.23%) VMware ESX
7 9 (5.70%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.53%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.53%) XenServer
9 3 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (8.86%) SCCM
2 9 (5.70%) Tivoli
3 7 (4.43%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.16%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (3.16%) HP SIM
4 5 (3.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (2.53%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.53%) EdgeSight
5 4 (2.53%) Puppet
5 4 (2.53%) AppManager
5 4 (2.53%) SCOM
5 4 (2.53%) Nagios
6 2 (1.27%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 153 (96.84%) VMware
2 82 (51.90%) Cisco
3 68 (43.04%) HP
4 60 (37.97%) Microsoft
5 47 (29.75%) NetApp
6 32 (20.25%) Citrix
7 14 (8.86%) Red Hat
8 13 (8.23%) Oracle
9 10 (6.33%) Dell
10 9 (5.70%) Sun
10 9 (5.70%) IBM
11 6 (3.80%) SAP
11 6 (3.80%) 3PAR
12 5 (3.16%) Symantec
13 4 (2.53%) NetIQ
13 4 (2.53%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.53%) ProCurve
13 4 (2.53%) AppSense
14 2 (1.27%) Google
14 2 (1.27%) Polycom
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago