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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 69 73 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 16 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.74% 2.64% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 13.01% 15.74% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 4
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
South West

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
123 197 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.34% 16.75% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 100 165 119
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £46,813
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram 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 2 July 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
Corsham -4 7 £40,000 +8.84%
Swindon 0 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Chippenham -13 3 - -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (72.73%) Linux
3 30 (68.18%) SC Cleared
3 30 (68.18%) Security Cleared
4 24 (54.55%) Cisco
5 22 (50.00%) Windows
6 19 (43.18%) ITIL
7 15 (34.09%) SAN
8 13 (29.55%) vCloud
8 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
8 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (29.55%) NetApp
9 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (22.73%) Time Management
11 9 (20.45%) NAS
11 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
12 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
14 6 (13.64%) HP
14 6 (13.64%) Unix
15 5 (11.36%) FlexPod
15 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
15 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
16 4 (9.09%) Service Management
16 4 (9.09%) Firewall
16 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (9.09%) Degree
16 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
16 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012

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 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) SAN
2 9 (20.45%) NAS
3 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (6.82%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.27%) IPsec
7 1 (2.27%) SSL
7 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 17 (38.64%) VMware Engineer
3 16 (36.36%) Support Engineer
4 14 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 13 (29.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (20.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (20.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 9 (20.45%) Systems Support Engineer
8 6 (13.64%) VMware Support Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Consultant
9 5 (11.36%) Technical Leader
9 5 (11.36%) VMware Consultant
10 4 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
11 3 (6.82%) Senior Unix Engineer
11 3 (6.82%) Senior Windows Engineer
11 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) FlexPod
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Linux
2 22 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.64%) Unix
5 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (6.82%) Solaris
7 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Time Management
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 4 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (6.82%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (6.82%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.82%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) C
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) SC Cleared
1 30 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) CCNA
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) VCAP
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) vCloud
1 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) vRealize
2 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (54.55%) Cisco
3 13 (29.55%) NetApp
4 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.64%) HP
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.82%) Dell
7 3 (6.82%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.82%) Veeam
8 2 (4.55%) Citrix
8 2 (4.55%) IBM
8 2 (4.55%) Symantec
9 1 (2.27%) Sophos