The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 51 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.58% 3.98% 3.95%
As % of the System Software category 2.99% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 7
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
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 Gloucester region.

System Software Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
67 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 19.42% 15.91% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 64 25 35
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucester region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Gloucester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) VCP6
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) iPad
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) VCP6
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) VCAP
3 1 (20.00%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) CommVault
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Meru Networks
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos