Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 38 36
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 0.74% 1.26% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 15.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Bolton median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% +21.43%

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 6 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 4.44% 8.40% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 15
Bolton median annual salary £24,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.43% +40.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £18,500 £24,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £32,375 £35,000 £37,250
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.96% +9.42%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Bolton

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware