The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 205 219 188
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 281 261 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 1.16% 1.41%
As % of the System Software category 10.35% 9.08% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 249 221 267
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
vSphere
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2714 2873 2757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.06% 12.78% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2276 2311 2340
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

vSphere
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the South East region.

vSphere Salary Trend in the South East

vSphere
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in the South East

vSphere
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Hampshire +39 94 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Berkshire +23 88 £39,750 -6.47% 3
Surrey +11 43 £40,000 -1.84% 5
West Sussex -25 23 £44,500 +4.70% 2
Kent -5 14 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Oxfordshire +4 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -28 6 £40,000 -20.00%
East Sussex +12 3 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Middlesex -4 3 £70,000 +51.35%
Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 590 (93.65%) VMware
2 463 (73.49%) Windows
3 388 (61.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 279 (44.29%) Microsoft
5 258 (40.95%) Active Directory
6 233 (36.98%) Cisco
7 223 (35.40%) SAN
7 223 (35.40%) Linux
8 217 (34.44%) Firewall
9 213 (33.81%) ITIL
10 196 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 181 (28.73%) DNS
12 175 (27.78%) Citrix
13 168 (26.67%) Data Centre
14 164 (26.03%) MS Exchange
15 163 (25.87%) SQL
16 157 (24.92%) HP
17 151 (23.97%) DHCP
18 143 (22.70%) TCP/IP
19 133 (21.11%) Hyper-V
20 129 (20.48%) vCloud
21 124 (19.68%) Windows Server 2012
22 123 (19.52%) Windows Server 2003
23 117 (18.57%) XenApp
24 114 (18.10%) VMware ESX
25 112 (17.78%) MS Excel
26 111 (17.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 111 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2010
27 108 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
28 107 (16.98%) Cisco Certification

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 164 (26.03%) MS Exchange
2 111 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (8.25%) IIS
4 39 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (5.40%) SharePoint
6 32 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (4.60%) Apache
8 23 (3.65%) Lync
9 22 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (3.17%) Tomcat
11 18 (2.86%) Apache Solr
12 12 (1.90%) SAS
13 9 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
15 5 (0.79%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.79%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.79%) JBoss
16 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
18 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 112 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.87%) MS Office
3 7 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (7.30%) Office 365
2 34 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (3.02%) SaaS
6 14 (2.22%) IaaS
7 11 (1.75%) PaaS
8 5 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 223 (35.40%) SAN
2 217 (34.44%) Firewall
3 181 (28.73%) DNS
4 151 (23.97%) DHCP
5 143 (22.70%) TCP/IP
6 106 (16.83%) LAN
7 100 (15.87%) WAN
8 90 (14.29%) NAS
9 77 (12.22%) VPN
10 42 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
11 41 (6.51%) Network Security
11 41 (6.51%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (6.03%) NetScaler
12 38 (6.03%) SMTP
13 36 (5.71%) VLAN
14 35 (5.56%) FTP
15 34 (5.40%) Cisco Nexus
16 33 (5.24%) DMZ
17 30 (4.76%) IPsec
18 29 (4.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (5.08%) MySQL
4 25 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.43%) DB2
9 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.32%) Big Data
12 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.32%) Redmine
3 2 (0.32%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.32%) Subversion
4 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 88 (13.97%) Finance
2 21 (3.33%) Back Office
3 17 (2.70%) Online Betting
4 16 (2.54%) Publishing
5 14 (2.22%) Legal
6 9 (1.43%) Retail
7 7 (1.11%) Billing
7 7 (1.11%) Advertising
8 6 (0.95%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.79%) French Language
9 5 (0.79%) German Language
9 5 (0.79%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.48%) Banking
10 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.48%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 132 (20.95%) Support Engineer
2 93 (14.76%) Analyst
3 85 (13.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 52 (8.25%) Consultant
5 50 (7.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 50 (7.94%) Administrator
6 47 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
6 47 (7.46%) Network Engineer
7 37 (5.87%) Systems Engineer
8 36 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
9 33 (5.24%) Technical Support
10 31 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
11 30 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
11 30 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 29 (4.60%) Technical Engineer
13 28 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
13 28 (4.44%) IT Support
14 26 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 25 (3.97%) Senior Support Engineer
16 24 (3.81%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.11%) MAPI
1 7 (1.11%) Software Packaging
2 5 (0.79%) LAMP
3 4 (0.63%) Web Services
4 2 (0.32%) HTML
4 2 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.16%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.16%) COM
5 1 (0.16%) SAML
5 1 (0.16%) XML
5 1 (0.16%) RSS
5 1 (0.16%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 168 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 50 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 33 (5.24%) Blackberry
4 33 (5.24%) Replication
5 27 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 25 (3.97%) EMC VNX
7 24 (3.81%) FlexPod
7 24 (3.81%) Clustering
8 22 (3.49%) CESG
8 22 (3.49%) HP Storage
9 20 (3.17%) Enterprise Cloud
10 18 (2.86%) iPhone
11 15 (2.38%) Client/Server
12 14 (2.22%) iPad
13 10 (1.59%) iSeries
13 10 (1.59%) EqualLogic
13 10 (1.59%) BYOD
13 10 (1.59%) Computer Science
14 9 (1.43%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 463 (73.49%) Windows
2 223 (35.40%) Linux
3 196 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 124 (19.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 123 (19.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 76 (12.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (4.29%) Windows 7
7 27 (4.29%) Data ONTAP
8 26 (4.13%) CentOS
9 23 (3.65%) Windows XP
10 20 (3.17%) UNIX
11 18 (2.86%) Android
12 17 (2.70%) Windows 8
13 9 (1.43%) VMS
13 9 (1.43%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.27%) Windows Vista
15 7 (1.11%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.95%) SUSE
16 6 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 5 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (33.81%) ITIL
2 48 (7.62%) Mentoring
3 46 (7.30%) Capacity Management
4 41 (6.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 29 (4.60%) Change Management
5 29 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (4.44%) Migration
7 24 (3.81%) Service Management
7 24 (3.81%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (3.65%) Configuration Management
9 22 (3.49%) Problem Management
9 22 (3.49%) Patch Management
9 22 (3.49%) Server Building
10 21 (3.33%) Project Management
10 21 (3.33%) Business Continuity
11 20 (3.17%) Line Management
12 17 (2.70%) E-Commerce
12 17 (2.70%) Service Delivery
13 16 (2.54%) Waterfall
14 15 (2.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 163 (25.87%) SQL
2 38 (6.03%) PowerShell
3 19 (3.02%) VBScript
4 16 (2.54%) Bash Shell
4 16 (2.54%) PL/SQL
5 11 (1.75%) Python
5 11 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 10 (1.59%) Perl
7 9 (1.43%) Ruby
8 5 (0.79%) PHP
8 5 (0.79%) C
9 4 (0.63%) C#
10 3 (0.48%) Java
11 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (17.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 108 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 107 (16.98%) Cisco Certification
4 99 (15.71%) Security Cleared
5 97 (15.40%) MCSE
6 94 (14.92%) CCNA
7 44 (6.98%) SC Cleared
8 42 (6.67%) MCSA
9 39 (6.19%) CCA
9 39 (6.19%) Citrix Certification
10 34 (5.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 27 (4.29%) MCITP
12 25 (3.97%) CCNP
13 23 (3.65%) CISSP
14 20 (3.17%) Degree
15 18 (2.86%) DV Cleared
16 16 (2.54%) ISEB
17 14 (2.22%) CCEE
17 14 (2.22%) CCAA
17 14 (2.22%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (10.79%) SLA
2 46 (7.30%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.11%) COBIT
4 6 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) HL7
5 2 (0.32%) DICOM
6 1 (0.16%) QA
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 388 (61.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 258 (40.95%) Active Directory
3 133 (21.11%) Hyper-V
4 129 (20.48%) vCloud
5 117 (18.57%) XenApp
6 114 (18.10%) VMware ESX
7 93 (14.76%) VMware ESXi
8 59 (9.37%) XenDesktop
9 26 (4.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 25 (3.97%) XenServer
11 15 (2.38%) Terminal Services
12 13 (2.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 11 (1.75%) DFS Replication
14 10 (1.59%) Firmware
15 9 (1.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 7 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 6 (0.95%) Terminal Server
18 4 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
19 3 (0.48%) VMware Server
20 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 52 (8.25%) SCCM
2 37 (5.87%) WSUS
3 34 (5.40%) NetBackup
4 33 (5.24%) SCOM
5 29 (4.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 28 (4.44%) Backup Exec
7 25 (3.97%) HP SIM
8 23 (3.65%) HP Data Protector
9 14 (2.22%) EdgeSight
10 12 (1.90%) vMotion
10 12 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
12 10 (1.59%) Puppet
13 8 (1.27%) WMI
14 7 (1.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 6 (0.95%) Nagios
15 6 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
15 6 (0.95%) FortiGate
15 6 (0.95%) Check_MK
16 4 (0.63%) Icinga
Vendors
1 590 (93.65%) VMware
2 279 (44.29%) Microsoft
3 233 (36.98%) Cisco
4 175 (27.78%) Citrix
5 157 (24.92%) HP
6 85 (13.49%) NetApp
7 62 (9.84%) Symantec
8 61 (9.68%) EMC
9 42 (6.67%) IBM
10 40 (6.35%) Red Hat
10 40 (6.35%) 3PAR
11 31 (4.92%) Veeam
12 30 (4.76%) Juniper
13 27 (4.29%) AppSense
14 20 (3.17%) Dell
15 18 (2.86%) Apple
16 17 (2.70%) Oracle
17 14 (2.22%) hybris
18 13 (2.06%) Avaya
19 10 (1.59%) CommVault
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Amicus ITS
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Dependant on Experience & Accreditat
Posted: Yesterday
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RS Innovations Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £38k - 42k per year + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + bonus + benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Unrivalled benefits package
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Reading
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