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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 123 136 147
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 22 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.82% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 9.02% 9.28% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 28
Median salary £38,670 £34,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.27% -22.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £29,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
244 291 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.81% 8.83% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 169 184 196
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,563 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +17 17 £36,419 +13.80% 2
Glasgow +13 4 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Moray - 1 - -
vSphere
UK

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 38 (95.00%) VMware
2 29 (72.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (50.00%) Windows
4 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
5 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
6 16 (40.00%) Cisco
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (40.00%) DevOps
6 16 (40.00%) Private Cloud
7 13 (32.50%) Virtual Servers
8 12 (30.00%) Firewall
8 12 (30.00%) WAN
8 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (27.50%) LAN
9 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
10 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (25.00%) EMC
10 10 (25.00%) NetApp
10 10 (25.00%) SAN
11 8 (20.00%) EMC VNX
11 8 (20.00%) Citrix
11 8 (20.00%) CCNP
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 8 (20.00%) Linux
11 8 (20.00%) DHCP
11 8 (20.00%) DNS
12 7 (17.50%) ITIL
12 7 (17.50%) PowerShell

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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) nginx
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
1 12 (30.00%) WAN
2 11 (27.50%) LAN
3 10 (25.00%) SAN
4 8 (20.00%) DHCP
4 8 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (5.00%) VPN
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) SSL
6 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) GCC
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 5 (12.50%) Games
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Team Leader
7 3 (7.50%) Platform Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Service Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.50%) Memcached
1 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (40.00%) Private Cloud
3 8 (20.00%) EMC VNX
4 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.50%) Informatics
6 2 (5.00%) Clustering
7 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.50%) PKI
7 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (20.00%) Linux
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) AIX
8 1 (2.50%) CentOS
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Solaris
8 1 (2.50%) Unix
8 1 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (40.00%) DevOps
2 7 (17.50%) Converged Infrastructure
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (7.50%) Analytics
4 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.50%) High Availability
4 3 (7.50%) Kanban
4 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.50%) People Management
4 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.50%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (7.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (5.00%) Security Management
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Process Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.50%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) Korn
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.00%) CCNP
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (10.00%) MCSE
5 3 (7.50%) CISSP
5 3 (7.50%) Degree
5 3 (7.50%) MCP
5 3 (7.50%) MCSA
5 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.50%) CCA
7 1 (2.50%) CCENT
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.50%) MCITP
7 1 (2.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (72.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (32.50%) Virtual Servers
3 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (17.50%) XenApp
5 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.50%) OpenSSH
7 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) vRealize
2 2 (5.00%) Ansible
2 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.00%) PowerCLI
2 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (5.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.50%) Capistrano
3 1 (2.50%) Nagios
3 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (2.50%) Terraform
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.50%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.50%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) VMware
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (40.00%) Cisco
4 10 (25.00%) EMC
4 10 (25.00%) NetApp
5 8 (20.00%) Citrix
6 4 (10.00%) Dell
7 3 (7.50%) Symantec
8 2 (5.00%) EqualLogic
8 2 (5.00%) HP
8 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.00%) Juniper
9 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.50%) CommVault
9 1 (2.50%) IBM
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle
9 1 (2.50%) Perforce
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.50%) Sun
9 1 (2.50%) Veritas
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