The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 109 94 114
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% 0.87% 0.074%
As % of the System Software category 4.84% 13.25% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Median salary £41,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
124 83 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.71% 6.55% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 63 51 61
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (76.47%) SAN
6 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (64.71%) DHCP
7 11 (64.71%) DNS
8 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
9 9 (52.94%) Dell
10 7 (41.18%) EMC
10 7 (41.18%) Citrix
10 7 (41.18%) IIS
10 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
11 6 (35.29%) XenApp
11 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
11 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
12 5 (29.41%) Clustering
12 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
12 5 (29.41%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (29.41%) Cisco
12 5 (29.41%) IBM
12 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (29.41%) EqualLogic
12 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
13 4 (23.53%) MS Office
13 4 (23.53%) Wireless
13 4 (23.53%) Intel Security

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) SAN
2 11 (64.71%) DHCP
2 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Backup Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) EMC Storage Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Storage Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
1 5 (29.41%) EqualLogic
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) AIX
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Solaris
7 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) Korn
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Dell
4 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 7 (41.18%) EMC
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
6 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
7 2 (11.76%) Avaya
7 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.88%) Sun
8 1 (5.88%) Veritas
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