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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 57 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.75% 2.29% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 20.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £32,800 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £39,000 £30,350
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
45 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.31% 11.44% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 21
Median salary £38,750 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.01% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 25 July 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 8 (80.00%) NetApp
3 8 (80.00%) Symantec
3 8 (80.00%) NetBackup
3 8 (80.00%) Backup Exec
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (60.00%) MCSE
5 6 (60.00%) MCSA
5 6 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (60.00%) Sophos
5 6 (60.00%) Citrix
5 6 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (60.00%) MCITP
5 6 (60.00%) XenApp
6 5 (50.00%) WSUS
6 5 (50.00%) CCNA
7 4 (40.00%) COM
8 3 (30.00%) IBM
9 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
9 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (20.00%) PowerShell

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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Storage Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (60.00%) MCITP
1 6 (60.00%) MCSA
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Backup Exec
1 8 (80.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (50.00%) WSUS
4 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (10.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) NetApp
2 8 (80.00%) Symantec
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Sophos
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco