The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 62 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.72% 0.97% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 9.85% 4.67% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 6
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -13.68%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
132 214 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.48% 20.80% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 110 201 162
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,750 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Wiltshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Salisbury - 8 £45,000 -
Swindon +15 4 £47,500 +2.70% 1
Chippenham - 1 - -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 17 (77.27%) Windows
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 14 (63.64%) VMware
4 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
4 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
5 10 (45.45%) CCNA
5 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
7 8 (36.36%) Network Security
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) CESG
7 8 (36.36%) SCCM
7 8 (36.36%) DMZ
7 8 (36.36%) X.400
7 8 (36.36%) CISSP
7 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 8 (36.36%) SMTP
7 8 (36.36%) DHCP
7 8 (36.36%) FTP
7 8 (36.36%) HTTP
7 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 8 (36.36%) DNS
7 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (36.36%) Virtual Environments

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) DHCP
1 8 (36.36%) DMZ
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
1 8 (36.36%) FTP
1 8 (36.36%) HTTP
1 8 (36.36%) Network Security
1 8 (36.36%) SMTP
1 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 8 (36.36%) X.400
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Network Security Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Security Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (36.36%) CESG
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Line Management
3 4 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) CCNA
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (36.36%) CISSP
3 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) VCAP
5 1 (4.55%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) ISA Server
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Apple
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper