The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 57 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.81% 1.46% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 7.84% 7.79% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £37,000 £35,250 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.96% -23.36%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
Gloucestershire

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

System Software Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 77 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.32% 18.73% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43 67 26
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Cheltenham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 14 (66.67%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
6 11 (52.38%) Citrix
6 11 (52.38%) Symantec
7 10 (47.62%) SAN
7 10 (47.62%) NetApp
7 10 (47.62%) NetBackup
7 10 (47.62%) Backup Exec
7 10 (47.62%) ITIL
8 9 (42.86%) XenApp
9 8 (38.10%) MCITP
9 8 (38.10%) MCSE
9 8 (38.10%) MCSA
9 8 (38.10%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (38.10%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (38.10%) Sophos
10 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (33.33%) SQL
10 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (28.57%) WSUS
11 6 (28.57%) CCNA
11 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
12 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) SMTP
4 2 (9.52%) NAS
4 2 (9.52%) SSL
5 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix Support
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) COM
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (9.52%) CentOS
8 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) SIEM
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
3 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
3 2 (9.52%) RUP
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
3 2 (9.52%) System Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
3 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (38.10%) MCITP
1 8 (38.10%) MCSA
1 8 (38.10%) MCSE
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (28.57%) CCNA
3 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) ISEB
5 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CCIE
6 1 (4.76%) CCNP
6 1 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) XenApp
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) Postfix
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Backup Exec
1 10 (47.62%) NetBackup
2 8 (38.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (28.57%) WSUS
4 4 (19.05%) SCCM
5 3 (14.29%) SCOM
6 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
6 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (4.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix
3 11 (52.38%) Symantec
4 10 (47.62%) NetApp
5 8 (38.10%) Sophos
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
8 2 (9.52%) EMC
8 2 (9.52%) IBM
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.52%) Remedy
8 2 (9.52%) Sybase
9 1 (4.76%) AppSense
9 1 (4.76%) F5
9 1 (4.76%) HP