The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
South West / Somerset
Rank 69 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.83% 0.33% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 7.46% 3.08% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Median salary £42,500 £36,750 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.64% -9.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

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

System Software Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
67 65 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.15% 10.76% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 63 50 36
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

vSphere
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Somerset

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Somerset

vSphere
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 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
Bath -1 1 £42,500 +15.64%
Minehead - 1 £21,583 -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 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 Somerset region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 10 (76.92%) HP
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) OpenView
4 5 (38.46%) BMC
4 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
4 5 (38.46%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (38.46%) Nagios
4 5 (38.46%) Compuware
4 5 (38.46%) IBM
4 5 (38.46%) SNMP
4 5 (38.46%) VB
5 4 (30.77%) CA
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Structured Programming
5 4 (30.77%) Nimsoft
5 4 (30.77%) e-Health
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) CloudStack
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SNMP
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) ISDN
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) PABX
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) WLAN
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Support
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) e-Health
4 2 (15.38%) CCTV
4 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) VMS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Structured Programming
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (7.69%) KVM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) Postfix
3 1 (7.69%) Snort
3 1 (7.69%) Squid
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (7.69%) Xen
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (38.46%) Nagios
1 5 (38.46%) OpenView
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) Ansible
4 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
4 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (7.69%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) BMC
3 5 (38.46%) Compuware
3 5 (38.46%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) CA
4 4 (30.77%) Dynatrace
4 4 (30.77%) Nimsoft
5 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
5 3 (23.08%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 2 (15.38%) Veeam
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) NetApp
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) Veritas