The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 41 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 47 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.20% 3.92% 1.33%
As % of the System Software category 42.34% 23.68% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 47 30 9
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
vSphere
Hampshire

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

System Software Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
111 152 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 14.64% 16.56% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 111 141 101
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

vSphere
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Southampton

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Southampton

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 65 (92.86%) VMware
2 61 (87.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (58.57%) MCSE
3 41 (58.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (50.00%) Cisco
5 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
6 32 (45.71%) HP
6 32 (45.71%) Citrix
7 30 (42.86%) XenApp
8 29 (41.43%) Hyper-V
9 28 (40.00%) XenDesktop
10 27 (38.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 27 (38.57%) vCloud
10 27 (38.57%) Office 365
10 27 (38.57%) Private Cloud
11 26 (37.14%) NetApp
12 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
13 24 (34.29%) Windows
14 23 (32.86%) Windows Server
15 22 (31.43%) SAN
15 22 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 20 (28.57%) MS Exchange
17 18 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
18 17 (24.29%) CCNA
18 17 (24.29%) NAS
19 15 (21.43%) MCSA
20 14 (20.00%) MCITP
21 13 (18.57%) Firewall
22 12 (17.14%) Service Management
22 12 (17.14%) MS Excel

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (38.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 27 (38.57%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) SAN
2 17 (24.29%) NAS
3 13 (18.57%) Firewall
4 10 (14.29%) DHCP
4 10 (14.29%) DNS
4 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.29%) WAN
5 9 (12.86%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (12.86%) LAN
5 9 (12.86%) WLAN
6 2 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.86%) VPN
7 1 (1.43%) FCoE
7 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.43%) IPsec
7 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.43%) Network Security
7 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.43%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Consultant
2 14 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 14 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) Administrator
3 13 (18.57%) Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (15.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 11 (15.71%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 9 (12.86%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
8 7 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
11 3 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (4.29%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.57%) Private Cloud
2 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.86%) EMC VMAX
3 9 (12.86%) EMC VNX
3 9 (12.86%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.43%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.43%) EMC Centera
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Windows
2 23 (32.86%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.14%) Linux
6 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.29%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.43%) Solaris
8 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.14%) Service Management
2 5 (7.14%) ITIL
3 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
3 4 (5.71%) Presales
4 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.29%) SIEM
5 2 (2.86%) CRM
5 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.86%) Patch Management
5 2 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (1.43%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.43%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.43%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.43%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.43%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.43%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.43%) Perl
3 1 (1.43%) Python
3 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (58.57%) MCSE
1 41 (58.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (24.29%) CCNA
5 15 (21.43%) MCSA
6 14 (20.00%) MCITP
7 8 (11.43%) VCP5
8 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.29%) CCDA
9 3 (4.29%) CCDP
9 3 (4.29%) CCNP
10 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 61 (87.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (42.86%) XenApp
3 29 (41.43%) Hyper-V
4 28 (40.00%) XenDesktop
5 27 (38.57%) vCloud
6 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 10 (14.29%) VMware ESX
8 9 (12.86%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.43%) Puppet
3 1 (1.43%) SCOM
3 1 (1.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 65 (92.86%) VMware
2 35 (50.00%) Cisco
3 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 32 (45.71%) Citrix
4 32 (45.71%) HP
5 26 (37.14%) NetApp
6 9 (12.86%) EMC
7 5 (7.14%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.29%) IBM
9 1 (1.43%) Avaya
9 1 (1.43%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.43%) F5
9 1 (1.43%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.43%) IronPort
9 1 (1.43%) Juniper
9 1 (1.43%) Nokia
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle
9 1 (1.43%) Sun
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago