Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 162 146
Rank change year-on-year -21 -16 +52
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 17 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.44% 1.01% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 4.33% 11.30% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 36
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £36,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.14% -21.08% +15.63%
10th Percentile £37,125 £27,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,000 £75,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 393 345 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.07% 8.95% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 320 284 314
Bristol median annual salary £44,250 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.92% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,249 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £71,250
South West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +10.29% -6.85%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (88.24%) Hyper-V
4 10 (58.82%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (58.82%) Office 365
4 10 (58.82%) ITIL
4 10 (58.82%) Citrix
4 10 (58.82%) Migration
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
5 8 (47.06%) Server Virtualisation
5 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
5 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (47.06%) XenApp
6 7 (41.18%) SaaS
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) Perl
7 5 (29.41%) Bugzilla
7 5 (29.41%) Ruby
7 5 (29.41%) Puppet
7 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
7 5 (29.41%) Trac
7 5 (29.41%) Vagrant
7 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef

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 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) nginx
3 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Office 365
2 7 (41.18%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Bugzilla
1 5 (29.41%) Buildbot
1 5 (29.41%) Chocolatey
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
1 5 (29.41%) TeamCity
1 5 (29.41%) Trac
1 5 (29.41%) Vagrant
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Architect
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Node.js
1 3 (17.65%) WebSockets
1 3 (17.65%) WSGI
2 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
1 10 (58.82%) Migration
1 10 (58.82%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
2 8 (47.06%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Task Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
1 5 (29.41%) Python
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Hyper-V
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) XenApp
3 5 (29.41%) Docker
3 5 (29.41%) KVM
3 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Ansible
1 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) SonicWALL
5 3 (17.65%) Perforce