The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 65 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.36% 2.12% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 13.04% 19.18% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 7
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £34,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
vSphere
South Wales

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

System Software Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
69 73 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.44% 11.04% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 63 64 67
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Cardiff

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 10 (62.50%) Unix
4 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (50.00%) ITIL
6 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco
7 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (43.75%) Firewall
8 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
8 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (37.50%) Degree
8 6 (37.50%) VPN
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (37.50%) LAMP
9 5 (31.25%) SaaS
9 5 (31.25%) PaaS
9 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
9 5 (31.25%) IaaS
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
9 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 5 (31.25%) MCSE

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) IaaS
2 5 (31.25%) PaaS
2 5 (31.25%) SaaS
3 3 (18.75%) Office 365
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) SAN
3 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) NAS
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.25%) HTTP
7 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Unix
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
4 4 (25.00%) Coaching
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) High Availability
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Competitive Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Security Management
7 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) R
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (31.25%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) RHCE
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (31.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Radware