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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 53 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.98% 1.70% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 9.43% 12.66% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
53 79 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 10.41% 13.44% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41 71 56
Median salary £31,000 £38,648 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.78% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 June 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) NetApp
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) FlexPod
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) vRealize
8 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
8 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Migration
8 3 (18.75%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (18.75%) Unix
8 3 (18.75%) C
8 3 (18.75%) Solaris

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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) FlexPod Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) FlexPod
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) VCAP
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) vRealize
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) NetApp
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
7 1 (6.25%) Sophos