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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 48 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 15 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.59% 0.37% 1.98%
As % of the System Software category 14.42% 3.33% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 10
Median salary £51,250 £34,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.73% -25.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £34,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
104 60 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 17.96% 11.24% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 87 54 63
Median salary £34,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Swindon

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) NetApp
4 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) HP
6 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 5 (29.41%) FlexPod
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL
8 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
9 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
9 4 (23.53%) Migration
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
9 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
9 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (17.65%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (17.65%) vRealize
10 3 (17.65%) VCAP
10 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
10 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (17.65%) IBM
10 3 (17.65%) SLA
10 3 (17.65%) Unix

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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) 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%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) FlexPod Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) FlexPod
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) 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 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) vRealize
2 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) NetApp
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) HP
6 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
7 3 (17.65%) IBM
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) Symantec
9 1 (5.88%) F5
9 1 (5.88%) Juniper
9 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (5.88%) Sophos