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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 67 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.07% 0.77% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 17.86% 9.80% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 9
Median salary £40,000 £49,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.78% +15.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £46,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
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
112 102 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.61% 7.84% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 70 79 45
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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 3 December 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 27 (96.43%) Windows
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
1 27 (96.43%) VMware
2 25 (89.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
5 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
5 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
6 13 (46.43%) DHCP
6 13 (46.43%) DNS
6 13 (46.43%) Citrix
7 12 (42.86%) XenApp
8 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
8 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
9 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
9 9 (32.14%) ITIL
9 9 (32.14%) IIS
10 8 (28.57%) VBScript
10 8 (28.57%) ISA Server
11 7 (25.00%) SAN
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
12 6 (21.43%) VB
12 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 6 (21.43%) VPN
12 6 (21.43%) Back Office
12 6 (21.43%) VLAN
13 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery

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 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (32.14%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) DHCP
1 13 (46.43%) DNS
2 7 (25.00%) SAN
3 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (21.43%) VLAN
3 6 (21.43%) VPN
4 5 (17.86%) Firewall
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
General
1 6 (21.43%) Back Office
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 7 (25.00%) IT Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) IT Security Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Specialist
8 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) VMware Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.57%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Replication
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) Presales
4 3 (10.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 8 (28.57%) VBScript
3 6 (21.43%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCP
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) VCP5
4 1 (3.57%) VCP6
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (89.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
3 12 (42.86%) XenApp
4 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 8 (28.57%) ISA Server
6 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.14%) XenServer
7 1 (3.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.57%) MOM
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) PowerCLI
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft
1 27 (96.43%) VMware
2 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) Dell
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 3 (10.71%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
5 2 (7.14%) Symantec