The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
UK / Scotland
Rank 127 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 0.74% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 7.37% 9.24% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 16
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,028 £34,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,300 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
190 238 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.37% 8.01% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 121 152 161
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,650 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

vSphere
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Scotland

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Scotland

vSphere
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +20 10 £41,500 +7.79% 1
Edinburgh +2 4 £44,028 -7.30%
vSphere
UK

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 41 (93.18%) VMware
2 37 (84.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (75.00%) Windows
4 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
5 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
6 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
7 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
8 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (31.82%) Firewall
10 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
11 12 (27.27%) Hyper-V
11 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (27.27%) DHCP
11 12 (27.27%) DNS
11 12 (27.27%) Citrix
11 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
12 11 (25.00%) VBScript
13 10 (22.73%) ITIL
13 10 (22.73%) Cisco
13 10 (22.73%) NetApp
13 10 (22.73%) Virtual Environments
13 10 (22.73%) DevOps
14 9 (20.45%) EMC VNX
14 9 (20.45%) XenApp
14 9 (20.45%) EMC
14 9 (20.45%) IIS
15 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
15 8 (18.18%) VPN
15 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) IIS
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.82%) Apache
4 3 (6.82%) JBoss
4 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) IaaS
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.55%) G Suite
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) Firewall
2 12 (27.27%) DHCP
2 12 (27.27%) DNS
3 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.18%) VLAN
3 8 (18.18%) VPN
4 7 (15.91%) LAN
4 7 (15.91%) SAN
4 7 (15.91%) WAN
5 4 (9.09%) NAS
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) GCC
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.82%) Maven
2 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) MSI
2 2 (4.55%) NuGet
2 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Security Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) IT Security Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 7 (15.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) EMC Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Network Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.45%) EMC VNX
3 8 (18.18%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 6 (13.64%) Private Cloud
4 6 (13.64%) Replication
5 3 (6.82%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (2.27%) FMCG
6 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (75.00%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
4 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.09%) Linux
7 2 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.27%) CentOS
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) DevOps
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
1 10 (22.73%) Virtual Environments
2 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.09%) Presales
3 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (6.82%) Forensic Analysis
4 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (4.55%) High Availability
5 2 (4.55%) Kanban
5 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.55%) Open Source
5 2 (4.55%) Service Design
6 1 (2.27%) Line Management
6 1 (2.27%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
2 11 (25.00%) VBScript
3 6 (13.64%) Python
4 5 (11.36%) Perl
4 5 (11.36%) VB
5 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.09%) Ruby
6 3 (6.82%) Java
7 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) CCNP
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) NCDA
3 2 (4.55%) NCIE
3 2 (4.55%) VCAP
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
4 1 (2.27%) VCP5
4 1 (2.27%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
3 12 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 9 (20.45%) XenApp
5 6 (13.64%) ISA Server
5 6 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (6.82%) XenServer
7 2 (4.55%) vCloud
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Ansible
1 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) vRealize
3 3 (6.82%) Capistrano
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) PowerCLI
3 3 (6.82%) yum
4 2 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.27%) MOM
5 1 (2.27%) Nagios
5 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.27%) Perfmon
5 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (93.18%) VMware
2 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) Citrix
4 10 (22.73%) Cisco
4 10 (22.73%) NetApp
5 9 (20.45%) EMC
6 3 (6.82%) Perforce
7 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.55%) F5
7 2 (4.55%) Google
7 2 (4.55%) Symantec
8 1 (2.27%) Dell
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel
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