The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 75 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.32% 3.51% 1.94%
As % of the System Software category 1.98% 33.33% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 13
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
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
101 75 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.06% 10.52% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 90 72 142
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp