The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 50 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.19% 1.03% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 8.47% 8.93% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +16.43%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
vSphere
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
59 56 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.08% 11.55% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 98
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,875 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

vSphere
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Swindon

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (36.36%) Software Packaging
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
5 4 (36.36%) Apple
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) Change Management
5 4 (36.36%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Intune

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
2 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) FlexPod Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Line Management
2 4 (36.36%) Patch Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) VCAP
3 1 (9.09%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) Apple
6 3 (27.27%) NetApp
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (9.09%) Juniper