The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 100 135 92
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -43
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 15 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 0.15% 1.69%
As % of the System Software category 9.32% 1.27% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 32
Median salary £42,500 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £31,900 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
South West

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

System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
161 236 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.04% 12.18% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 138 179 152
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Bristol

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bristol

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 31 (81.58%) Firewall
3 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
4 23 (60.53%) VMware
4 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (55.26%) MS Exchange
6 20 (52.63%) DNS
6 20 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
8 17 (44.74%) SC Cleared
8 17 (44.74%) DHCP
8 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
9 16 (42.11%) Intel Security
9 16 (42.11%) Configuration Management
9 16 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (42.11%) VMware ESX
10 15 (39.47%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2000
10 15 (39.47%) Windows 2000
10 15 (39.47%) SQL
10 15 (39.47%) ITIL
10 15 (39.47%) McAfee ePO
11 14 (36.84%) Linux
11 14 (36.84%) Identity Management
12 13 (34.21%) Red Hat
13 12 (31.58%) Tivoli
13 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
13 12 (31.58%) RUP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 21 (55.26%) MS Exchange
2 20 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2000
5 12 (31.58%) CloudStack
5 12 (31.58%) JBoss
5 12 (31.58%) OpenStack
5 12 (31.58%) Skype for Business
5 12 (31.58%) WebLogic
5 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
5 12 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (7.89%) IIS
10 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (81.58%) Firewall
2 20 (52.63%) DNS
3 17 (44.74%) DHCP
4 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 11 (28.95%) SAN
6 5 (13.16%) NAS
7 4 (10.53%) Internet
8 3 (7.89%) LAN
8 3 (7.89%) WAN
9 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.63%) Network Security
9 1 (2.63%) VLAN
9 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
1 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
1 12 (31.58%) Subversion
1 12 (31.58%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
1 12 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) IT Support
7 2 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
7 2 (5.26%) MODAF Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
1 12 (31.58%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) SCADA
3 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (39.47%) Windows 2000
5 14 (36.84%) Linux
6 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (31.58%) Unix
7 11 (28.95%) Windows 8
7 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
7 11 (28.95%) Windows Vista
7 11 (28.95%) Windows XP
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Configuration Management
2 15 (39.47%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (39.47%) ITIL
3 14 (36.84%) Identity Management
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Auto-Scaling
4 12 (31.58%) Build Automation
4 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (31.58%) DevOps
4 12 (31.58%) DSDM
4 12 (31.58%) OWASP
4 12 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (31.58%) RUP
4 12 (31.58%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) SIEM
5 4 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
2 12 (31.58%) Python
2 12 (31.58%) Ruby
2 12 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) SC Cleared
1 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (13.16%) MCSE
5 4 (10.53%) VCP4
5 4 (10.53%) VCP5
6 2 (5.26%) CCA
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCNA
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CISSP
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) MCITP
7 1 (2.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (42.11%) VMware ESX
3 12 (31.58%) Xen
3 12 (31.58%) XenServer
4 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
5 5 (13.16%) vCloud
6 4 (10.53%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (10.53%) UAG
7 3 (7.89%) XenApp
8 2 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) McAfee ePO
2 12 (31.58%) Ansible
2 12 (31.58%) Cobbler
2 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (31.58%) Puppet
2 12 (31.58%) Salt
2 12 (31.58%) Terraform
2 12 (31.58%) Tivoli
3 11 (28.95%) Backup Exec
3 11 (28.95%) NetBackup
3 11 (28.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (21.05%) SCCM
5 4 (10.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (10.53%) SCOM
6 1 (2.63%) Nagios
6 1 (2.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (60.53%) VMware
3 16 (42.11%) Intel Security
4 13 (34.21%) Red Hat
5 12 (31.58%) EnterpriseDB
5 12 (31.58%) Oracle
6 11 (28.95%) Symantec
7 8 (21.05%) HP
8 5 (13.16%) Dell
8 5 (13.16%) EMC
8 5 (13.16%) SolarWinds
9 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
9 4 (10.53%) Avaya
9 4 (10.53%) Citrix
9 4 (10.53%) NetApp
9 4 (10.53%) Sophos
10 3 (7.89%) Cisco
11 1 (2.63%) F5
11 1 (2.63%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
Forgerock Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
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