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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 48 49 71
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.71% 2.27% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 20.00% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 1
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +44.06%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
57 60 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 13.54% 11.34% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 81
Median salary £32,500 £39,034 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.73% +35.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 August 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) NetApp
4 9 (52.94%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
8 4 (23.53%) FlexPod
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Migration
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
9 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
9 3 (17.65%) SLA
9 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 3 (17.65%) Solaris
9 3 (17.65%) Unix
9 3 (17.65%) C

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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) FlexPod
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) VCAP
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) KVM
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) vRealize
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) NetApp
4 9 (52.94%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.76%) Apple
6 2 (11.76%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) F5
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) Sophos
7 1 (5.88%) Symantec