Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 161 154
Rank change year-on-year -24 -7 +37
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.29% 1.16% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 2.72% 11.73% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 42 29
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £36,600 £28,475 £36,036
90th Percentile £58,000 £60,375 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 404 375 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.82% 9.87% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 341 304 276
Bristol median annual salary £44,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.67% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -

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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Bugzilla
4 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) XenApp
4 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
4 5 (45.45%) Puppet
4 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Trac
4 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (45.45%) Vagrant
4 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (45.45%) KVM

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 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) SaaS
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Bugzilla
1 5 (45.45%) Buildbot
1 5 (45.45%) Chocolatey
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
1 5 (45.45%) Trac
1 5 (45.45%) Vagrant
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
1 3 (27.27%) WebSockets
1 3 (27.27%) WSGI
2 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
1 5 (45.45%) Issue Tracking
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
1 5 (45.45%) Server Virtualisation
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Task Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) Python
1 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Docker
2 5 (45.45%) KVM
2 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Perforce
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL