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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 65 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.47% 0.60% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 5.41% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Median salary £35,000 £39,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +25.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £35,100 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
66 74 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.39% 11.08% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56 58 89
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Cardiff

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
5 9 (64.29%) Cisco
5 9 (64.29%) ITIL
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) SAN
7 7 (50.00%) DNS
7 7 (50.00%) DHCP
7 7 (50.00%) Linux
7 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (42.86%) Unix
8 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 6 (42.86%) VPN
9 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 5 (35.71%) Firewall
9 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
9 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (35.71%) Avaya
9 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
10 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
10 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
10 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (28.57%) Coaching
10 4 (28.57%) Service Management
10 4 (28.57%) Financial Institution

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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 7 (50.00%) DHCP
2 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
5 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) NAS
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Coaching
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (7.14%) ThinApp
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Avaya
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) CA
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Verint
6 1 (7.14%) Veritas
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