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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 61 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.00% 1.95% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 8.33% 13.73% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Median salary £37,250 £35,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £32,800 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £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
48 51 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.03% 14.21% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40 48 26
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £23,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £54,800 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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

vSphere Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) SAN
3 12 (80.00%) NetApp
3 12 (80.00%) Symantec
3 12 (80.00%) NetBackup
3 12 (80.00%) Backup Exec
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (73.33%) Citrix
4 11 (73.33%) Linux
5 10 (66.67%) MCSE
5 10 (66.67%) MCSA
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (66.67%) ITIL
5 10 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (66.67%) Sophos
5 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (66.67%) MCITP
5 10 (66.67%) XenApp
6 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (53.33%) CCNA
7 8 (53.33%) WSUS
8 4 (26.67%) COM
9 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) IBM
10 2 (13.33%) Advertising

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 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix Support
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Storage Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) COM
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (73.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.67%) RUP
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) System Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 10 (66.67%) MCITP
1 10 (66.67%) MCSA
1 10 (66.67%) MCSE
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (53.33%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) CCIE
6 1 (6.67%) CCNP
6 1 (6.67%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) ISEB
6 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Backup Exec
1 12 (80.00%) NetBackup
2 10 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (53.33%) WSUS
4 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
4 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (6.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) NetApp
2 12 (80.00%) Symantec
3 11 (73.33%) Citrix
4 10 (66.67%) Sophos
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (13.33%) EMC
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy
7 1 (6.67%) Sybase