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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 80 93 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -32
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 15 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.38% 0.76% 2.45%
As % of the System Software category 20.55% 13.64% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 17
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +1.12%
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
73 66 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.71% 5.58% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 44 59
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 23 January 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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
2 17 (77.27%) SAN
3 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
6 10 (45.45%) EMC
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
8 8 (36.36%) ITIL
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 8 (36.36%) Citrix
8 8 (36.36%) XenApp
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (31.82%) Symantec
9 7 (31.82%) Firewall
9 7 (31.82%) DHCP
9 7 (31.82%) VPN
9 7 (31.82%) DNS
9 7 (31.82%) HP
9 7 (31.82%) Cisco
10 6 (27.27%) LAN
10 6 (27.27%) WAN
10 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
10 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
11 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
11 5 (22.73%) NetApp
11 5 (22.73%) IBM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) Lync
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 7 (31.82%) DHCP
2 7 (31.82%) VPN
2 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security
5 2 (9.09%) NAS
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.55%) SSL
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Advertising
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) EMC Storage Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) EMC Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.55%) FlexPod
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) UNIX
5 5 (22.73%) AIX
5 5 (22.73%) Solaris
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) ERP
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%) Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 4 (18.18%) Korn
2 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) C
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) VCAP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) VTSP
4 1 (4.55%) VCDX
4 1 (4.55%) NCDA
4 1 (4.55%) NCIE
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) XenApp
4 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) PowerHA
5 3 (13.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (9.09%) NFS
6 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
2 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Puppet
3 3 (13.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.55%) SCOM
5 1 (4.55%) Nagios
5 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Legato
5 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) EMC
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 7 (31.82%) Symantec
4 7 (31.82%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) NetApp
5 5 (22.73%) IBM
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) Dell
6 4 (18.18%) Sun
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.09%) Sophos
8 1 (4.55%) Altiris
8 1 (4.55%) Veritas
8 1 (4.55%) CommVault
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Funded Microsoft Certs
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 9 days ago