The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 9 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 3.85% 1.64% 2.08%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 100.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
System Software Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 11.54% 1.64% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 15
Average salary £50,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
West Lothian

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

vSphere
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Livingston

vSphere
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware