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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 127 108 120
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 62 64 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.62% 1.97% 2.01%
As % of the System Software category 9.75% 13.09% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 58 62 83
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £27,950 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
636 489 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.64% 15.08% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 557 417 514
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 December 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
Southampton +19 19 £45,000 +80.00% 2
Farnborough -3 5 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Fareham -15 5 £16,750 -48.46%
Winchester - 5 £40,000 -
Havant -1 3 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Portsmouth -26 3 £26,500 -24.28%
Hook - 1 - - 1
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 128 (96.97%) VMware
2 105 (79.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (71.21%) Windows
4 83 (62.88%) Linux
5 64 (48.48%) vCloud
6 57 (43.18%) Cisco
7 56 (42.42%) ITIL
8 47 (35.61%) Microsoft
9 46 (34.85%) SAN
10 40 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 38 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (25.76%) Firewall
13 33 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 33 (25.00%) HP
13 33 (25.00%) CentOS
14 29 (21.97%) SSL
14 29 (21.97%) NAS
15 28 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 28 (21.21%) Hyper-V
16 27 (20.45%) VPN
16 27 (20.45%) IPsec
17 26 (19.70%) TCP/IP
18 25 (18.94%) SQL Server
19 24 (18.18%) DNS
20 22 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
20 22 (16.67%) NetApp
20 22 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
20 22 (16.67%) Security Cleared
21 21 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
22 19 (14.39%) MS Exchange

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (14.39%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.82%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.79%) IIS
5 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.03%) Lync
6 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.27%) Apache
7 3 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.52%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.06%) MS Office
3 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.39%) Office 365
2 16 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (11.36%) PaaS
4 13 (9.85%) IaaS
5 10 (7.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (34.85%) SAN
2 34 (25.76%) Firewall
3 29 (21.97%) NAS
3 29 (21.97%) SSL
4 27 (20.45%) VPN
4 27 (20.45%) IPsec
5 26 (19.70%) TCP/IP
6 24 (18.18%) DNS
7 17 (12.88%) DHCP
8 10 (7.58%) Wireshark
8 10 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (6.82%) HSRP
9 9 (6.82%) Kerberos
9 9 (6.82%) LDAP
9 9 (6.82%) WAN
10 6 (4.55%) VoIP
10 6 (4.55%) MPLS
10 6 (4.55%) OSPF
10 6 (4.55%) BGP
11 5 (3.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.55%) MySQL
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (4.55%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Legal
3 1 (0.76%) Military
3 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (23.48%) Support Engineer
3 19 (14.39%) Consultant
4 17 (12.88%) Administrator
5 16 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (12.12%) Technical Consultant
5 16 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 14 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
7 12 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 9 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.55%) Architect
11 6 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.55%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
12 5 (3.79%) Technical Support
12 5 (3.79%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (5.30%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) WSDL
3 1 (0.76%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) SOAP
3 1 (0.76%) KML
3 1 (0.76%) WCF
3 1 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.30%) Open Source
3 3 (2.27%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.27%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.27%) Clustering
4 2 (1.52%) e-Health
4 2 (1.52%) PKI
4 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.52%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.76%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (0.76%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 94 (71.21%) Windows
2 83 (62.88%) Linux
3 40 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (25.00%) CentOS
6 22 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.82%) AIX
7 9 (6.82%) HPUX
7 9 (6.82%) Solaris
7 9 (6.82%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (4.55%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.79%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.03%) UNIX
12 2 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.52%) SUSE
12 2 (1.52%) Debian
12 2 (1.52%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (42.42%) ITIL
2 16 (12.12%) Service Management
3 12 (9.09%) DevOps
4 10 (7.58%) Line Management
4 10 (7.58%) Change Management
5 9 (6.82%) SOA
6 8 (6.06%) Capacity Management
7 7 (5.30%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 6 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.79%) Coaching
9 5 (3.79%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (3.79%) Supply Chain Management
9 5 (3.79%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (3.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (3.79%) Security Architecture
9 5 (3.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (3.79%) Business Development
10 4 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.09%) SQL
2 6 (4.55%) Ruby
2 6 (4.55%) Perl
3 5 (3.79%) C
4 3 (2.27%) Python
5 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.76%) Java
6 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 21 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (13.64%) MCSE
5 16 (12.12%) CCNP
6 14 (10.61%) SC Cleared
7 8 (6.06%) CCNA
8 7 (5.30%) DV Cleared
8 7 (5.30%) MCITP
8 7 (5.30%) Degree
9 6 (4.55%) CCA
9 6 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (4.55%) MCSA
10 3 (2.27%) MCTS
11 2 (1.52%) HP AIS
11 2 (1.52%) VCDX
11 2 (1.52%) NCDA
11 2 (1.52%) NCIE
11 2 (1.52%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.36%) SLA
2 7 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.52%) BS7799
System Software
1 105 (79.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (48.48%) vCloud
3 33 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 28 (21.21%) Hyper-V
5 14 (10.61%) XenApp
6 8 (6.06%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.03%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.27%) NFS
8 3 (2.27%) FreeRADIUS
8 3 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.27%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.27%) XenServer
9 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 9 (6.82%) SCCM
3 8 (6.06%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (4.55%) HP SIM
5 5 (3.79%) SCOM
6 3 (2.27%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.27%) EdgeSight
6 3 (2.27%) Puppet
6 3 (2.27%) AppManager
6 3 (2.27%) Nagios
7 2 (1.52%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.52%) Legato
7 2 (1.52%) WSUS
8 1 (0.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 128 (96.97%) VMware
2 57 (43.18%) Cisco
3 47 (35.61%) Microsoft
4 33 (25.00%) HP
5 22 (16.67%) NetApp
6 19 (14.39%) Citrix
7 17 (12.88%) Red Hat
8 12 (9.09%) Oracle
9 11 (8.33%) IBM
10 9 (6.82%) Sun
11 8 (6.06%) Symantec
12 6 (4.55%) 3PAR
13 5 (3.79%) Blue Coat
13 5 (3.79%) Dell
13 5 (3.79%) SAP
14 4 (3.03%) Juniper
15 3 (2.27%) NetIQ
15 3 (2.27%) EMC
15 3 (2.27%) AppSense
15 3 (2.27%) SolarWinds
Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Commission + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago