Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 151 189
Rank change year-on-year -12 +38 -59
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 39 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.02% 1.06% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 11.34% 10.45% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 14
Bristol median annual salary £36,500 £46,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.08% +23.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £27,750 £32,500 £30,900
90th Percentile £62,000 £75,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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

System Software Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 344 354 463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 8.96% 10.12% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 283 315 344
Bristol median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -14.37% +16.79%
10th Percentile £23,249 £21,250 £24,784
90th Percentile £57,500 £71,250 £75,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year +10.29% -6.53% +3.93%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Bristol

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Bristol

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 34 (87.18%) VMware
2 26 (66.67%) Windows
3 25 (64.10%) Firewall
4 22 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (48.72%) Network Security
6 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
7 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (30.77%) Cisco
10 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (28.21%) Dell
10 11 (28.21%) LAN
10 11 (28.21%) WAN
10 11 (28.21%) DHCP
10 11 (28.21%) VPN
10 11 (28.21%) DNS
10 11 (28.21%) Python
10 11 (28.21%) SQL
10 11 (28.21%) .NET
10 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (28.21%) Ansible
10 11 (28.21%) Software-Defined Networking
10 11 (28.21%) Puppet
10 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (28.21%) Mobile Device Management
10 11 (28.21%) PCI DSS
10 11 (28.21%) Ethical Hacking
10 11 (28.21%) SonicWALL

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (12.82%) CloudStack
1 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (12.82%) JBoss
1 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.82%) OpenStack
1 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
1 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) Network Security
3 11 (28.21%) DHCP
3 11 (28.21%) DNS
3 11 (28.21%) LAN
3 11 (28.21%) Software-Defined Networking
3 11 (28.21%) VPN
3 11 (28.21%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Vagrant
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.82%) Subversion
2 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Security Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Information Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Network Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Network Security Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) VMware Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.38%) Linux
4 6 (15.38%) Unix
4 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (28.21%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (28.21%) IT Strategy
2 11 (28.21%) Mobile Device Management
2 11 (28.21%) Server Virtualisation
2 11 (28.21%) Test Management
3 8 (20.51%) Information Assurance
4 7 (17.95%) Security Patching
4 7 (17.95%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Network Design
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.82%) Auto-Scaling
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.82%) DevOps
6 5 (12.82%) DSDM
6 5 (12.82%) ITIL
6 5 (12.82%) OWASP
6 5 (12.82%) RUP
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) Python
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 5 (12.82%) Ruby
3 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) C
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) CCNA
1 10 (25.64%) CCNP
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (25.64%) CISM
1 10 (25.64%) CISSP
1 10 (25.64%) CNA
1 10 (25.64%) Network+ Certification
1 10 (25.64%) Novell Certification
1 10 (25.64%) SANS
1 10 (25.64%) SSCP
1 10 (25.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
3 6 (15.38%) MCITP
3 6 (15.38%) MCTS
4 2 (5.13%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) PCI DSS
2 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (12.82%) Xen
4 5 (12.82%) XenServer
5 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Ansible
1 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (28.21%) Puppet
2 5 (12.82%) Cobbler
2 5 (12.82%) Terraform
2 5 (12.82%) Tivoli
3 3 (7.69%) Salt
4 2 (5.13%) SCCM
5 1 (2.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) VMware
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) Cisco
4 11 (28.21%) Dell
4 11 (28.21%) SonicWALL
5 5 (12.82%) EnterpriseDB
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
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