The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank - 30 40
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category - 5.56% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £39,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
vSphere
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.12% 7.83% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 36
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £23,400 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £46,900 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

vSphere
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Aberdeen

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago