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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 75 96 86
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.11% 1.16% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 12.66% 13.91% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 10
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,450 £34,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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
79 115 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.78% 8.36% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 39 71 56
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 25 (92.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (92.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (92.59%) Windows
3 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
4 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
7 12 (44.44%) DNS
7 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (44.44%) DHCP
8 10 (37.04%) Citrix
9 9 (33.33%) VBScript
9 9 (33.33%) XenApp
10 8 (29.63%) ITIL
10 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
10 8 (29.63%) VPN
10 8 (29.63%) VLAN
11 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
11 7 (25.93%) IIS
12 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 6 (22.22%) ISA Server
12 6 (22.22%) Replication
12 6 (22.22%) Firewall
12 6 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
13 5 (18.52%) VB
14 4 (14.81%) MS Office
14 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification

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 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) IIS
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) DHCP
1 12 (44.44%) DNS
2 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 8 (29.63%) VLAN
2 8 (29.63%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) Firewall
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 4 (14.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Consultant
2 10 (37.04%) Security Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) IT Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) IT Security Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) VMware Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.70%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) IT Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.70%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Replication
2 3 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.70%) FMCG
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
1 25 (92.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (14.81%) Presales
4 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (11.11%) Forensic Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.70%) People Management
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) VBScript
2 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
3 5 (18.52%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) PMP
2 1 (3.70%) VCP5
2 1 (3.70%) VCP6
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 25 (92.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 9 (33.33%) XenApp
5 6 (22.22%) ISA Server
6 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.41%) XenServer
7 1 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) MOM
3 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.70%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
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