The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 82 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 15 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.15% 0.14% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 8.20% 1.39% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 11
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,100 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
UK

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

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
183 144 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.97% 10.28% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 142 123 148
Median salary £37,000 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,900 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

vSphere
Salary Trend in Wales

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Wales

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Wales

vSphere
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +16 15 £40,000 +15.94% 1
vSphere
UK

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (96.30%) Windows
3 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
4 19 (70.37%) SAN
5 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
7 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
8 13 (48.15%) Unix
9 12 (44.44%) ITIL
10 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
11 9 (33.33%) Cisco
11 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
12 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
12 8 (29.63%) VPN
12 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
12 8 (29.63%) Oracle
12 8 (29.63%) HP
13 7 (25.93%) Citrix
13 7 (25.93%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (25.93%) Symantec
13 7 (25.93%) Remedy
13 7 (25.93%) Linux
13 7 (25.93%) XenServer
13 7 (25.93%) XenDesktop
13 7 (25.93%) HP Data Protector
13 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
13 7 (25.93%) NetBackup
13 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
13 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) SAN
2 8 (29.63%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) DHCP
3 6 (22.22%) DNS
4 5 (18.52%) Firewall
4 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) NAS
5 3 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
6 2 (7.41%) LAN
6 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (18.52%) Local Government
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) IT Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) CGI
2 2 (7.41%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 13 (48.15%) Unix
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.11%) Coaching
3 3 (11.11%) People Management
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) ERP
4 2 (7.41%) High Availability
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.70%) BCP
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Certification
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.11%) MCITP
3 3 (11.11%) MCSE
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (25.93%) vCloud
4 7 (25.93%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (25.93%) XenDesktop
4 7 (25.93%) XenServer
5 5 (18.52%) MetaFrame
5 5 (18.52%) Terminal Services
5 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
1 7 (25.93%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (25.93%) NetBackup
2 5 (18.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.70%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) OpenView
3 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.70%) ThinApp
3 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 8 (29.63%) HP
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle
5 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 7 (25.93%) Remedy
5 7 (25.93%) Symantec
6 3 (11.11%) Avaya
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.41%) Sage
8 1 (3.70%) CA
8 1 (3.70%) F5
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Veeam
8 1 (3.70%) Verint
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