The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 84 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 0.43% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 10.19% 5.88% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Median salary £32,500 £37,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -32.72%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
108 102 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.11% 7.24% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 64 57 73
Median salary £36,000 £37,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

vSphere
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Edinburgh

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
6 7 (50.00%) SAN
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 6 (42.86%) ITIL
7 6 (42.86%) Games
7 6 (42.86%) Firewall
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco
8 5 (35.71%) Linux
8 5 (35.71%) MCSE
8 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 4 (28.57%) Office 365
9 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (28.57%) NetApp
9 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) WAN
9 4 (28.57%) DHCP
10 3 (21.43%) VPN
10 3 (21.43%) MS Office

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Platform Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Informatics
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
4 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Analytics
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) High Availability
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Kanban
3 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) Process Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) MCTS
4 1 (7.14%) CCENT
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) vRealize
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) Symantec
6 2 (14.29%) CommVault
6 2 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.14%) Dell
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) IronPort
7 1 (7.14%) Veeam
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