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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 73 85 99
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 17 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.50% 1.19% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 16.19% 12.42% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 11
Median salary £36,419 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.80% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £28,850 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,335 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
105 153 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.27% 9.56% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 98 91
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 29 September 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 27 (93.10%) VMware
2 19 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (65.52%) Data Centre
3 16 (55.17%) Private Cloud
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) DevOps
4 14 (48.28%) Cisco
5 12 (41.38%) Virtual Servers
6 11 (37.93%) Firewall
6 11 (37.93%) NetApp
6 11 (37.93%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) LAN
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (34.48%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 8 (27.59%) CCNP
8 8 (27.59%) EMC
8 8 (27.59%) EMC VNX
9 7 (24.14%) Converged Infrastructure
9 7 (24.14%) SAN
9 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
9 7 (24.14%) Linux
10 6 (20.69%) SQL
10 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
10 6 (20.69%) Games
11 5 (17.24%) ITIL
11 5 (17.24%) MCSE
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (13.79%) Windows Server

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 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) SaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Office 365
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
1 11 (37.93%) WAN
2 10 (34.48%) LAN
3 7 (24.14%) SAN
4 3 (10.34%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) DNS
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) GCC
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 6 (20.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Network Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) EMC Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Team Leader
7 3 (10.34%) Platform Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Service Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
8 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (3.45%) Memcached
1 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) Data Centre
2 16 (55.17%) Private Cloud
3 8 (27.59%) EMC VNX
4 3 (10.34%) Informatics
4 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.90%) Replication
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) Converged Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) High Availability
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (10.34%) Kanban
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.34%) People Management
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.90%) Security Management
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Process Management
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNP
3 5 (17.24%) MCSE
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.34%) CISSP
5 3 (10.34%) MCSA
5 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.90%) CCNA
6 2 (6.90%) MCTS
7 1 (3.45%) CCENT
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (41.38%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.45%) OpenSSH
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) vRealize
2 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.45%) Capistrano
3 1 (3.45%) Perfmon
3 1 (3.45%) PowerCLI
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Terraform
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) yum
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco
3 11 (37.93%) NetApp
4 8 (27.59%) EMC
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) CommVault
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Perforce
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago