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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 61 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.23% 1.20% 1.41%
As % of the System Software category 19.42% 14.95% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 13
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 £37,700 £38,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
103 107 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.47% 8.03% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55 71 51
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 24 January 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
1 23 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (41.67%) Citrix
8 9 (37.50%) DHCP
8 9 (37.50%) DNS
8 9 (37.50%) XenApp
9 8 (33.33%) VLAN
9 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 8 (33.33%) VPN
10 7 (29.17%) ITIL
10 7 (29.17%) VBScript
10 7 (29.17%) IIS
10 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
11 6 (25.00%) Replication
11 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (25.00%) ISA Server
11 6 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (20.83%) VB
12 5 (20.83%) Firewall
13 4 (16.67%) Back Office
13 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003

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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DHCP
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (33.33%) VLAN
2 8 (33.33%) VPN
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
General
1 4 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.17%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (16.67%) Presales
4 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (8.33%) Forensic Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) People Management
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
1 7 (29.17%) VBScript
2 5 (20.83%) VB
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) VCP5
2 1 (4.17%) VCP6
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (37.50%) XenApp
5 6 (25.00%) ISA Server
6 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 2 (8.33%) XenServer
7 1 (4.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) MOM
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
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