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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 82 96 56
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -40
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.34% 0.26% 2.84%
As % of the System Software category 21.88% 4.62% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 24
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% -12.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
64 65 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.15% 5.74% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 87
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (77.27%) Windows
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (68.18%) SAN
3 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (54.55%) EMC
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco
7 8 (36.36%) XenApp
8 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
8 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 7 (31.82%) HP
8 7 (31.82%) Citrix
8 7 (31.82%) ITIL
8 7 (31.82%) Symantec
8 7 (31.82%) DNS
8 7 (31.82%) DHCP
9 6 (27.27%) VPN
9 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
9 6 (27.27%) Firewall
9 6 (27.27%) NetApp
9 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (27.27%) VCAP
10 5 (22.73%) CLARiiON
10 5 (22.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 5 (22.73%) NetBackup

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) DHCP
2 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) VPN
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) Network Security
8 1 (4.55%) NAS
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Advertising
3 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Storage Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Implementation Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) EMC Storage Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) EMC Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) UNIX Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) CLARiiON
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.55%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (22.73%) AIX
6 5 (22.73%) Solaris
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) UNIX
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) ERP
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 4 (18.18%) Korn
3 2 (9.09%) C
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (27.27%) VCAP
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) VCDX
5 1 (4.55%) NCDA
5 1 (4.55%) NCIE
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) VTSP
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) XenApp
4 5 (22.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (18.18%) PowerHA
6 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
7 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
7 2 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
1 5 (22.73%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Puppet
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
4 1 (4.55%) Legato
4 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) EMC
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 7 (31.82%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) Symantec
5 6 (27.27%) NetApp
6 5 (22.73%) IBM
7 4 (18.18%) Sun
7 4 (18.18%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.09%) Sophos
9 1 (4.55%) Veritas
9 1 (4.55%) CommVault
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance / Microsoft Certs
Posted: 12 days ago