Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 77 75
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 +11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.73% 1.40% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 9.68% 6.43% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 2
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -11.49% -3.33%
10th Percentile £37,575 £34,500 £24,900
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,250 £65,300
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -5.88%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 124 140 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 17.92% 21.81% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 96 133 57
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £28,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.12% -24.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £28,000 £22,550 £22,900
90th Percentile £56,500 £57,500 £50,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.67% -6.25%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Portsmouth

vSphere
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Portsmouth

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (58.33%) EMC VNX
4 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) EMC
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) SLA
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 7 (58.33%) LAN
4 7 (58.33%) WAN
5 6 (50.00%) Symantec
5 6 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (41.67%) DHCP
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (33.33%) Network Security
7 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) VCAP
7 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) DMZ
4 4 (33.33%) FTP
4 4 (33.33%) HTTP
4 4 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) SMTP
4 4 (33.33%) X.400
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) EMC VNX
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) VCAP
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) EMC
2 7 (58.33%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Symantec
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (25.00%) Dell