The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 135 138 138
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 26 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.80% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 11.45% 9.06% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 20
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.22%
vSphere
UK

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
227 276 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.65% 8.88% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 145 161 164
Average salary £41,500 £36,878 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.53% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Glasgow -17 18 £38,500 -9.41% 2
Edinburgh +2 3 £40,000 -
Stirling - 2 - -
Moray +8 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £46,000 -
vSphere
UK

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (91.30%) Windows
3 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
3 33 (71.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
6 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
7 24 (52.17%) SAN
8 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (39.13%) DNS
10 17 (36.96%) Dell
10 17 (36.96%) DHCP
11 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
11 15 (32.61%) MS Exchange
11 15 (32.61%) EMC
12 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
13 11 (23.91%) Hyper-V
13 11 (23.91%) IIS
13 11 (23.91%) Clustering
14 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (19.57%) Capacity Planning
15 9 (19.57%) EMC NetWorker
15 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
16 7 (15.22%) Linux
16 7 (15.22%) Cisco
16 7 (15.22%) IBM
16 7 (15.22%) High Availability
17 6 (13.04%) EqualLogic
17 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
17 6 (13.04%) Citrix

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (32.61%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) IIS
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
6 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) SAN
2 18 (39.13%) DNS
3 17 (36.96%) DHCP
4 6 (13.04%) WAN
5 5 (10.87%) LAN
5 5 (10.87%) NAS
6 3 (6.52%) Firewall
6 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.52%) VPN
6 3 (6.52%) Wireless
7 2 (4.35%) VoIP
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.17%) DSL
8 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.17%) VLAN
8 1 (2.17%) WAAS
8 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Back Office
3 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Electronics
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Backup Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Storage Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) EMC Storage Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Operations Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (4.35%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) COM
1 1 (2.17%) Flash
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Clustering
2 6 (13.04%) EqualLogic
3 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.70%) Replication
5 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.17%) EMC Centera
7 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
4 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.22%) Linux
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.70%) Unix
7 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.35%) AIX
9 2 (4.35%) Android
9 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (15.22%) High Availability
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.52%) Change Control
5 3 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.52%) Service Management
6 2 (4.35%) Communications Security
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) ITSM
6 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.17%) Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.52%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) MCSA
2 4 (8.70%) MCSE
3 3 (6.52%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) CCA
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.17%) EMCIE
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.17%) NCDA
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (71.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 11 (23.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.87%) XenApp
5 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (10.87%) SCCM
3 4 (8.70%) SCOM
4 3 (6.52%) Nagios
4 3 (6.52%) Puppet
5 2 (4.35%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (4.35%) Cacti
5 2 (4.35%) Check_MK
5 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.35%) WSUS
6 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.17%) SCSM
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.96%) Dell
4 15 (32.61%) EMC
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco
5 7 (15.22%) IBM
6 6 (13.04%) Citrix
7 4 (8.70%) HP
8 3 (6.52%) Avaya
8 3 (6.52%) Intel Security
8 3 (6.52%) SAP
8 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.35%) Apple
9 2 (4.35%) AppSense
9 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.35%) Symantec
9 2 (4.35%) Veeam
10 1 (2.17%) CommVault
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper
10 1 (2.17%) NetApp
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