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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 129 128 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 57 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.50% 1.68% 1.91%
As % of the System Software category 9.61% 9.44% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 72
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
593 625 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.58% 17.77% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 532 546 572
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 31 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 31 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 -11 11 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Basingstoke +16 10 £42,250 -13.33%
Andover -5 6 £35,000 -7.89%
Winchester - 3 £40,000 - 1
Portsmouth -28 2 £27,250 -13.49% 1
Southampton +12 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Havant - 1 £40,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 133 (93.66%) VMware
2 108 (76.06%) Windows
3 99 (69.72%) Linux
4 95 (66.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 63 (44.37%) ITIL
6 52 (36.62%) vCloud
7 51 (35.92%) SAN
8 47 (33.10%) Active Directory
9 42 (29.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (28.87%) Microsoft
11 40 (28.17%) Cisco
12 39 (27.46%) Firewall
13 38 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (23.94%) CentOS
14 34 (23.94%) TCP/IP
15 32 (22.54%) NAS
16 30 (21.13%) VPN
16 30 (21.13%) IPsec
17 28 (19.72%) SSL
17 28 (19.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 27 (19.01%) Security Cleared
19 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
20 23 (16.20%) HP
21 22 (15.49%) PaaS
22 21 (14.79%) SaaS
23 20 (14.08%) Citrix
23 20 (14.08%) DNS
23 20 (14.08%) MS Exchange
23 20 (14.08%) IaaS
24 19 (13.38%) SQL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (14.08%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (7.04%) WebSphere
5 9 (6.34%) Lync
6 8 (5.63%) WebLogic
7 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.82%) IIS
9 3 (2.11%) Apache
10 2 (1.41%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.41%) ArcGIS
10 2 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (13.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.49%) PaaS
2 21 (14.79%) SaaS
3 20 (14.08%) IaaS
4 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (35.92%) SAN
2 39 (27.46%) Firewall
3 34 (23.94%) TCP/IP
4 32 (22.54%) NAS
5 30 (21.13%) IPsec
5 30 (21.13%) VPN
6 28 (19.72%) SSL
7 20 (14.08%) DNS
8 16 (11.27%) DHCP
9 13 (9.15%) WAN
10 8 (5.63%) LDAP
10 8 (5.63%) Kerberos
11 7 (4.93%) Wireshark
11 7 (4.93%) HSRP
12 6 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (4.23%) Network Security
12 6 (4.23%) LAN
12 6 (4.23%) VoIP
13 5 (3.52%) Ethernet
13 5 (3.52%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.75%) MySQL
3 8 (5.63%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.41%) QlikView
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.41%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (4.23%) Finance
2 3 (2.11%) Legal
2 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (28.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (20.42%) Support Engineer
3 24 (16.90%) Analyst
4 19 (13.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (10.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 13 (9.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (8.45%) Administrator
7 12 (8.45%) Support Analyst
8 11 (7.75%) Technical Support
8 11 (7.75%) Consultant
8 11 (7.75%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Architect
9 7 (4.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) Tester
10 5 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) Lead Tester
10 5 (3.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.52%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.63%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (4.93%) Web Services
3 5 (3.52%) .NET
4 2 (1.41%) LAMP
5 1 (0.70%) KML
5 1 (0.70%) WCF
5 1 (0.70%) REST
5 1 (0.70%) SOAP
5 1 (0.70%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) Open Source
2 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.82%) Clustering
4 3 (2.11%) HP StorageWorks
4 3 (2.11%) Kindle
5 2 (1.41%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.41%) e-Health
5 2 (1.41%) PKI
5 2 (1.41%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.70%) Replication
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 108 (76.06%) Windows
2 99 (69.72%) Linux
3 42 (29.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (26.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (23.94%) CentOS
6 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.75%) UNIX
8 8 (5.63%) AIX
8 8 (5.63%) HPUX
8 8 (5.63%) Solaris
8 8 (5.63%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.11%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.11%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.41%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.41%) SUSE
11 2 (1.41%) Debian
12 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (44.37%) ITIL
2 17 (11.97%) Service Management
3 11 (7.75%) Change Management
4 10 (7.04%) DevOps
5 8 (5.63%) Line Management
5 8 (5.63%) SOA
6 7 (4.93%) Service Delivery
6 7 (4.93%) Migration
6 7 (4.93%) Mentoring
7 6 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (4.23%) Capacity Management
7 6 (4.23%) Programme Management
7 6 (4.23%) Business Development
7 6 (4.23%) Manual Testing
8 5 (3.52%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.52%) Project Management
9 4 (2.82%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (2.82%) Data Management
9 4 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.38%) SQL
2 7 (4.93%) Java
3 4 (2.82%) Perl
3 4 (2.82%) C
3 4 (2.82%) C#
3 4 (2.82%) C++
3 4 (2.82%) Python
3 4 (2.82%) Ruby
4 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (19.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 27 (19.01%) Security Cleared
3 16 (11.27%) CCNP
3 16 (11.27%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (9.15%) MCITP
6 12 (8.45%) SC Cleared
7 11 (7.75%) Degree
8 10 (7.04%) MCSE
9 8 (5.63%) DV Cleared
10 6 (4.23%) ISEB
11 5 (3.52%) MCTS
12 4 (2.82%) VCDX
12 4 (2.82%) VCAP
13 3 (2.11%) MCDST
13 3 (2.11%) CCA
13 3 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (1.41%) VTSP
14 2 (1.41%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) SLA
2 5 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.41%) BS7799
4 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 95 (66.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (36.62%) vCloud
3 47 (33.10%) Active Directory
4 15 (10.56%) Hyper-V
5 11 (7.75%) XenApp
6 5 (3.52%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.82%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.82%) NFS
8 3 (2.11%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 12 (8.45%) SCCM
2 10 (7.04%) Tivoli
3 9 (6.34%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (4.23%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (4.23%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.41%) Puppet
5 2 (1.41%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.41%) SCOM
5 2 (1.41%) WSUS
5 2 (1.41%) Nagios
5 2 (1.41%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.41%) AppManager
5 2 (1.41%) Legato
6 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 133 (93.66%) VMware
2 41 (28.87%) Microsoft
3 40 (28.17%) Cisco
4 23 (16.20%) HP
5 20 (14.08%) Citrix
6 16 (11.27%) Red Hat
7 15 (10.56%) NetApp
8 12 (8.45%) Oracle
9 11 (7.75%) IBM
10 8 (5.63%) Sun
10 8 (5.63%) Symantec
11 6 (4.23%) Blue Coat
11 6 (4.23%) 3PAR
11 6 (4.23%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.82%) EMC
13 3 (2.11%) CommVault
13 3 (2.11%) Juniper
13 3 (2.11%) Dell
13 3 (2.11%) SAP
13 3 (2.11%) ProCurve
Fleet, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive + flexible benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Totton, Hampshire
Amicus ITS
Salary: £40,000-£50,000 depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens -medical & share
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: From £37,284 to £48,921 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago