Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 95 116
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 -49
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.95% 0.90% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 5.94% 6.41% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 9
Southampton median annual salary £40,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.50% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,575 £37,100 £36,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,250 £46,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

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 Southampton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 219 156 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.06% 13.98% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 200 136 238
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% -1.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,475 £21,125 £20,888
90th Percentile £60,025 £60,625 £48,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -1.32%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Southampton

vSphere
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Southampton

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Southampton over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) Python
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
7 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 5 (38.46%) Office 365
7 5 (38.46%) Meraki
8 4 (30.77%) Ansible
8 4 (30.77%) Docker
8 4 (30.77%) DevOps
8 4 (30.77%) Salt
8 4 (30.77%) GitLab
8 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
8 4 (30.77%) React
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
8 4 (30.77%) Open Source
8 4 (30.77%) Neo4j
8 4 (30.77%) MongoDB

vSphere
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) GitLab
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Technical Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
1 4 (30.77%) Node.js
1 4 (30.77%) React
1 4 (30.77%) Vue.js
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) PMI
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Industry 4.0
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 5 (38.46%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) Go
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Docker
3 4 (30.77%) VirtualBox
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Ansible
1 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) Salt
2 2 (15.38%) PowerCLI
2 2 (15.38%) vCenter Server
2 2 (15.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) Meraki
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Google