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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 80 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 16 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.30% 1.03% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 12.60% 11.19% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 12
Median salary £38,670 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.84% -20.00%
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
127 143 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.35% 9.19% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 93 87 93
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (48.00%) DevOps
3 12 (48.00%) Private Cloud
3 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco
5 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (32.00%) CCNP
7 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (32.00%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (28.00%) Converged Infrastructure
8 7 (28.00%) Firewall
8 7 (28.00%) SAN
8 7 (28.00%) NetApp
8 7 (28.00%) WAN
8 7 (28.00%) Linux
9 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (24.00%) LAN
9 6 (24.00%) Games
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (20.00%) MCSE
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) ITIL
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.00%) EMC

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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) nginx
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) SaaS
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
2 6 (24.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) DHCP
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) GCC
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (24.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Platform Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (4.00%) Memcached
1 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (48.00%) Private Cloud
3 4 (16.00%) EMC VNX
4 3 (12.00%) Informatics
4 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.00%) Replication
6 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) VMS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (12.00%) Kanban
4 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) People Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.00%) Security Management
6 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Process Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) Ruby
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (32.00%) CCNP
3 5 (20.00%) MCSE
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (12.00%) CISSP
5 3 (12.00%) MCSA
5 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (8.00%) CCNA
6 2 (8.00%) MCTS
7 1 (4.00%) CCENT
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.00%) OpenSSH
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) vRealize
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.00%) Capistrano
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Terraform
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) yum
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) EMC
6 3 (12.00%) Symantec
7 2 (8.00%) CommVault
7 2 (8.00%) Juniper
7 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) Perforce
8 1 (4.00%) Veeam
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago