The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 87 100 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.91% 0.54% 1.22%
As % of the System Software category 12.20% 8.54% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £40,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £41,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
82 82 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.43% 6.31% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 34
Average salary £40,250 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £41,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

vSphere
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Glasgow

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) SAN
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (45.00%) ITIL
8 8 (40.00%) VPN
8 8 (40.00%) HP
8 8 (40.00%) Citrix
8 8 (40.00%) Firewall
8 8 (40.00%) XenApp
9 7 (35.00%) Symantec
9 7 (35.00%) EMC
9 7 (35.00%) DNS
9 7 (35.00%) DHCP
10 6 (30.00%) LAN
10 6 (30.00%) WAN
10 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
10 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
11 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco
11 5 (25.00%) IBM
11 5 (25.00%) UNIX
11 5 (25.00%) AIX

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) VPN
2 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) DNS
3 7 (35.00%) DHCP
4 6 (30.00%) LAN
4 6 (30.00%) WAN
5 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security
6 2 (10.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.00%) SSL
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Advertising
2 3 (15.00%) Back Office
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 5 (25.00%) AIX
3 5 (25.00%) Solaris
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (20.00%) Korn
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) VCAP
4 1 (5.00%) VTSP
4 1 (5.00%) VCDX
4 1 (5.00%) NCDA
4 1 (5.00%) NCIE
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (40.00%) XenApp
4 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (20.00%) PowerHA
5 2 (10.00%) NFS
5 2 (10.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Puppet
3 3 (15.00%) SCCM
4 2 (10.00%) SCOM
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Legato
5 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 7 (35.00%) Symantec
4 7 (35.00%) EMC
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) IBM
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Dell
6 4 (20.00%) Sun
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.00%) Sophos
7 2 (10.00%) NetApp
8 1 (5.00%) Altiris
8 1 (5.00%) Veritas
8 1 (5.00%) CommVault
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago