The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 144 145 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -44
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 26 19 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.59% 1.73%
As % of the System Software category 9.52% 9.84% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 37
Average salary £45,000 £38,375 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.26% +12.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
273 193 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.43% 5.97% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 165 129 196
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
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vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Scotland

vSphere
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -14 11 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Dundee - 5 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire -1 3 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow -16 3 £50,000 +42.85% 2
West Lothian +12 1 £50,000 -
Stirling - 1 £42,500 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £53,000 -
vSphere
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vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 50 (98.04%) VMware
2 41 (80.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (76.47%) Windows
4 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
4 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (43.14%) Citrix
6 19 (37.25%) HP
7 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
8 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
8 16 (31.37%) XenApp
8 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (29.41%) Cisco
9 15 (29.41%) NetApp
9 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (25.49%) Dell
10 13 (25.49%) Linux
10 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
11 11 (21.57%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
12 10 (19.61%) Oracle
12 10 (19.61%) VPN
12 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (19.61%) Firewall
12 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
12 10 (19.61%) Replication
13 9 (17.65%) VMware ESX
13 9 (17.65%) SAN
13 9 (17.65%) Red Hat
13 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.69%) IIS
2 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.80%) nginx
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.80%) Lync
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) VPN
1 10 (19.61%) Firewall
2 9 (17.65%) SAN
3 8 (15.69%) DHCP
3 8 (15.69%) DNS
4 7 (13.73%) NetScaler
5 6 (11.76%) VLAN
6 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.84%) VoIP
7 3 (5.88%) H.323
8 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) LAN
9 1 (1.96%) Internet
9 1 (1.96%) IPv4
9 1 (1.96%) SSL
9 1 (1.96%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.96%) MS Access
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Consultant
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (9.80%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Server Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Server Technician
5 3 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) EMC Storage Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Technical Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Replication
2 4 (7.84%) Fat Client
2 4 (7.84%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.84%) Statistics
2 4 (7.84%) CLARiiON
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.84%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) PDA
4 1 (1.96%) Celerra
4 1 (1.96%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (25.49%) Linux
6 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.80%) Solaris
7 5 (9.80%) Ubuntu
7 5 (9.80%) OpenSolaris
8 4 (7.84%) CentOS
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
2 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (15.69%) Project Management
3 7 (13.73%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.84%) High Availability
4 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (7.84%) Performance Management
4 4 (7.84%) Information Management
4 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) CRM
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL
5 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.96%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) Quality Management
6 1 (1.96%) Migration
6 1 (1.96%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) Perl
3 5 (9.80%) Python
3 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (11.76%) MCSE
3 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.88%) CCA
4 3 (5.88%) MCSA
4 3 (5.88%) MCITP
4 3 (5.88%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) VCAP
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
6 1 (1.96%) CISSP
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) CISM
6 1 (1.96%) MCTS
6 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) HP AIS
6 1 (1.96%) HP ASE
6 1 (1.96%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (80.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 16 (31.37%) Hyper-V
3 16 (31.37%) XenApp
4 11 (21.57%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (17.65%) VMware ESX
5 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop
6 7 (13.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 6 (11.76%) XenServer
8 2 (3.92%) vCloud
9 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) XenMobile
2 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 2 (3.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.96%) WSUS
4 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 50 (98.04%) VMware
2 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
3 22 (43.14%) Citrix
4 19 (37.25%) HP
5 15 (29.41%) Cisco
5 15 (29.41%) NetApp
6 13 (25.49%) Dell
7 10 (19.61%) Oracle
8 9 (17.65%) Red Hat
9 8 (15.69%) EMC
10 6 (11.76%) Veeam
10 6 (11.76%) AppSense
11 4 (7.84%) Symantec
12 2 (3.92%) Sophos
12 2 (3.92%) McAfee
13 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.96%) Reuters
13 1 (1.96%) Bloomberg
13 1 (1.96%) IBM
13 1 (1.96%) Compaq
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