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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 90 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% 1.03% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 14.89% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 10
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -31.81%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
80 94 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.18% 6.89% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 65
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 6 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (55.56%) SAN
6 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) Games
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
7 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (33.33%) Office 365
7 3 (33.33%) Replication
7 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (33.33%) MCSE
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (33.33%) NetApp
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (33.33%) DHCP
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
8 2 (22.22%) Cisco
8 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification

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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (44.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Platform Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Flash
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (11.11%) Informatics
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCTS
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) CommVault
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) IronPort
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam
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