Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 152 123
Rank change year-on-year -40 -29 +50
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 72 118 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.14% 1.73% 2.34%
As % of the System Software category 6.41% 10.40% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 35 101 159
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £63,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £49,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -13.27% +13.95% -3.37%

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1123 1135 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.78% 16.62% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 979 957 840
Hampshire median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Hampshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Hampshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Hampshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough -21 24 £45,000 -10.00%
Winchester -21 11 £47,000 +6.82%
Portsmouth -2 10 £38,500 -40.77%
Southampton +1 6 £41,000 -3.53% 5
Petersfield - 3 £35,000 -
Fareham +6 2 £30,000 -
Basingstoke 0 2 £52,500 +38.16% 2
Fleet +26 1 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Eastleigh - 1 - -
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 59 (81.94%) Windows
3 54 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (48.61%) Linux
5 33 (45.83%) SAN
6 30 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 24 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 21 (29.17%) Data Centre
10 20 (27.78%) PowerShell
10 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
10 20 (27.78%) ITIL
11 19 (26.39%) VPN
11 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
11 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (25.00%) vCloud
13 17 (23.61%) Cisco
13 17 (23.61%) MS Exchange
13 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (22.22%) Bash Shell
14 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
15 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
16 13 (18.06%) Oracle
16 13 (18.06%) SSL
16 13 (18.06%) IPsec
16 13 (18.06%) CentOS
17 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (16.67%) Skype for Business
17 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (23.61%) MS Exchange
2 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 11 (15.28%) OpenStack
5 7 (9.72%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (9.72%) Zimbra
6 4 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.11%) Office 365
4 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.17%) IaaS
4 3 (4.17%) PaaS
4 3 (4.17%) SaaS
5 2 (2.78%) Yammer
6 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (45.83%) SAN
2 19 (26.39%) VPN
3 15 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 13 (18.06%) IPsec
4 13 (18.06%) SSL
5 11 (15.28%) Firewall
6 8 (11.11%) NAS
6 8 (11.11%) Skype
7 6 (8.33%) VSAN
8 4 (5.56%) VoIP
9 3 (4.17%) IP Telephony
9 3 (4.17%) PBX
10 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.78%) DHCP
10 2 (2.78%) DNS
10 2 (2.78%) ISDN
10 2 (2.78%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.39%) FCoE
11 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 8 (11.11%) MySQL
1 8 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.72%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.17%) Banking
1 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Military
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 7 (9.72%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Consultant
5 6 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 6 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) IT Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Server Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) VMware Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) VMware Support Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.33%) Clustering
4 5 (6.94%) Cloud Native
4 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (6.94%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.56%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.78%) Replication
6 2 (2.78%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.39%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 35 (48.61%) Linux
3 24 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (18.06%) CentOS
7 12 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.56%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) ITIL
2 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 8 (11.11%) Coaching
3 8 (11.11%) Service Management
4 7 (9.72%) Incident Management
4 7 (9.72%) Network Virtualisation
4 7 (9.72%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.33%) Change Management
5 6 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 6 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.56%) Migration
7 4 (5.56%) Security Patching
8 3 (4.17%) Converged Infrastructure
8 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 16 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 9 (12.50%) Python
4 8 (11.11%) Perl
5 7 (9.72%) Ruby
6 3 (4.17%) SQL
7 1 (1.39%) Groovy
7 1 (1.39%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (26.39%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (12.50%) MCSE
5 8 (11.11%) CCNA
5 8 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (6.94%) VCAP
7 4 (5.56%) MCSA
8 3 (4.17%) CCNP
9 2 (2.78%) Degree
9 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.78%) MCITP
9 2 (2.78%) MCP
9 2 (2.78%) MCTS
10 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.39%) EMC Certification
10 1 (1.39%) MCDST
10 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 18 (25.00%) vCloud
4 9 (12.50%) VMware NSX
5 7 (9.72%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.94%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.17%) Firmware
8 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.39%) Docker
9 1 (1.39%) KVM
9 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.39%) XenApp
9 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) SCCM
2 9 (12.50%) vRealize
3 8 (11.11%) SCOM
3 8 (11.11%) vCenter Server
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (6.94%) Puppet
5 4 (5.56%) DatAdvantage
5 4 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (5.56%) WSUS
6 3 (4.17%) PowerCLI
7 2 (2.78%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.78%) vMotion
8 1 (1.39%) Ansible
8 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.39%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.39%) Rancher
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.61%) Cisco
4 13 (18.06%) Oracle
5 8 (11.11%) Citrix
6 6 (8.33%) Isilon
7 5 (6.94%) HP
7 5 (6.94%) Symantec
8 4 (5.56%) Apple
8 4 (5.56%) CommVault
8 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.56%) Trend Micro
8 4 (5.56%) Varonis
9 3 (4.17%) Avaya
9 3 (4.17%) LANDesk
9 3 (4.17%) McAfee
10 2 (2.78%) Dell
10 2 (2.78%) EMC
10 2 (2.78%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.78%) NetApp