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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 106 144 137
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 32 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 0.62% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 12.75% 7.79% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 23
Median salary £39,057 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
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
251 244 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.55% 7.92% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 166 166 167
Median salary £39,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Glasgow +27 20 £40,000 -17.52% 2
Edinburgh +21 11 £34,169 +6.77%
Moray - 1 - -
vSphere
UK

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 50 (92.59%) VMware
2 41 (75.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (59.26%) Windows
4 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (42.59%) Data Centre
6 19 (35.19%) Windows Server
6 19 (35.19%) DevOps
6 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
7 18 (33.33%) Cisco
7 18 (33.33%) Private Cloud
8 17 (31.48%) Firewall
9 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
9 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (27.78%) EMC
11 14 (25.93%) LAN
11 14 (25.93%) WAN
11 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
11 14 (25.93%) Virtual Servers
12 13 (24.07%) EMC VNX
12 13 (24.07%) Citrix
12 13 (24.07%) NetApp
13 12 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (22.22%) DHCP
13 12 (22.22%) DNS
14 10 (18.52%) XenApp
14 10 (18.52%) CCNP
15 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (16.67%) MS Excel

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 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
4 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) nginx
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) SaaS
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.85%) G Suite
5 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) Firewall
2 14 (25.93%) LAN
2 14 (25.93%) WAN
3 12 (22.22%) DHCP
3 12 (22.22%) DNS
4 7 (12.96%) SAN
5 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.11%) VLAN
5 6 (11.11%) VPN
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.85%) Internet
7 1 (1.85%) NAS
7 1 (1.85%) Network Security
7 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) GCC
1 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (11.11%) Back Office
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Network Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Consultant
4 9 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Security Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) EMC Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) IT Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.85%) Memcached
1 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) Data Centre
2 18 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 13 (24.07%) EMC VNX
4 4 (7.41%) Replication
5 3 (5.56%) Clustering
6 2 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (59.26%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (35.19%) Windows Server
4 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.96%) Linux
7 2 (3.70%) CentOS
7 2 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.70%) VMS
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (35.19%) DevOps
2 9 (16.67%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (12.96%) Converged Infrastructure
3 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.26%) Kanban
5 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.56%) Presales
6 3 (5.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (3.70%) Build Automation
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.70%) Security Management
8 1 (1.85%) Open Source
8 1 (1.85%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.85%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) Test Management
8 1 (1.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 8 (14.81%) VBScript
3 6 (11.11%) VB
4 5 (9.26%) Python
4 5 (9.26%) Ruby
5 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.56%) Java
6 3 (5.56%) Perl
7 2 (3.70%) SQL
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.52%) CCNP
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.41%) CCNA
6 3 (5.56%) MCP
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.85%) CCENT
8 1 (1.85%) Degree
8 1 (1.85%) MCSE
8 1 (1.85%) NCDA
8 1 (1.85%) NCIE
8 1 (1.85%) VCAP
8 1 (1.85%) VCP5
8 1 (1.85%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (75.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
3 14 (25.93%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (18.52%) XenApp
5 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 8 (14.81%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.70%) XenServer
8 1 (1.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.85%) OpenSSH
8 1 (1.85%) vCloud
8 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) vRealize
2 4 (7.41%) SCCM
3 3 (5.56%) Ansible
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.56%) Puppet
4 2 (3.70%) Capistrano
4 2 (3.70%) PowerCLI
4 2 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.70%) Terraform
4 2 (3.70%) yum
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.85%) MOM
5 1 (1.85%) Nagios
5 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.85%) Perfmon
5 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (92.59%) VMware
2 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.33%) Cisco
4 15 (27.78%) EMC
5 13 (24.07%) Citrix
5 13 (24.07%) NetApp
6 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 2 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.70%) Perforce
7 2 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.85%) Google
8 1 (1.85%) HP
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