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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 96 106 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.57% 0.15% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 9.09% 2.63% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
77 76 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.31% 5.83% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 38 40
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £23,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £50,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) MS Exchange
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
3 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (78.57%) Citrix
4 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (71.43%) XenApp
5 10 (71.43%) Firewall
5 10 (71.43%) SCCM
5 10 (71.43%) HP
5 10 (71.43%) SAN
5 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (71.43%) Cisco
5 10 (71.43%) VPN
6 9 (64.29%) DNS
6 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
6 9 (64.29%) LAN
6 9 (64.29%) WAN
6 9 (64.29%) DHCP
6 9 (64.29%) ITIL
6 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
6 9 (64.29%) SCOM
6 9 (64.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
7 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 13 (92.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) SAN
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
General
1 8 (57.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
1 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
2 8 (57.14%) CCNA
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCA
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 9 (64.29%) SCOM
3 8 (57.14%) SCVMM
4 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) Citrix
4 10 (71.43%) HP
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco
5 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Altiris
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits Package
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