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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
South West / Bristol
Rank 126 114 117
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.40% 0.95% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 5.34% 8.63% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 9
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.83% -5.29%

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
131 197 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.41% 11.02% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 103 183 139
Median salary £32,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,064 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 1 March 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bristol

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) Puppet
3 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (56.25%) Ansible
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Unix
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) RUP
5 8 (50.00%) DSDM
5 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (50.00%) Tivoli
5 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
5 8 (50.00%) Scrum
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Ruby
5 8 (50.00%) Xen
5 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (50.00%) DevOps
5 8 (50.00%) CloudStack
5 8 (50.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell

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 8 (50.00%) CloudStack
1 8 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 7 (43.75%) JBoss
2 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
1 7 (43.75%) Subversion
1 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
2 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Adviser
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Solaris
7 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps
1 8 (50.00%) DSDM
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
1 8 (50.00%) RUP
1 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) Auto-Scaling
2 7 (43.75%) Build Automation
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) OWASP
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby
3 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Xen
1 8 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 9 (56.25%) Ansible
3 8 (50.00%) Cobbler
3 8 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 7 (43.75%) Salt
4 7 (43.75%) Terraform
5 3 (18.75%) SCCM
6 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
6 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
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