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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 90 106 114
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 6.96% 6.67% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -15.00%
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
115 60 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.95% 4.73% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 45
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,750 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,677
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (54.55%) XenApp
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 6 (54.55%) DHCP
6 6 (54.55%) DNS
6 6 (54.55%) Citrix
6 6 (54.55%) SAN
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (36.36%) Dell
9 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (27.27%) Cisco
9 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 3 (27.27%) MCP
9 3 (27.27%) Finance
9 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
9 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 3 (27.27%) EqualLogic
9 3 (27.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
10 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 2 (18.18%) Degree
10 2 (18.18%) Computer Science

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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EqualLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (9.09%) FMCG
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) AIX
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Solaris
7 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Korn
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCP
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Dell
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
7 1 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (9.09%) Sun
7 1 (9.09%) Veritas