The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 73 97 96
Rank change year-on-year +24 -1  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.97% 0.85% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 10.23% 10.28% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £34,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £40,000 £42,100
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% -5.88%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 88 107 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.50% 8.25% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 69 48
Median salary £42,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,625 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,700 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Glasgow

vSphere
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Glasgow

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 28 (96.55%) VMware
2 27 (93.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
4 24 (82.76%) Windows
4 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
5 17 (58.62%) MS Exchange
6 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
7 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
7 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (37.93%) DNS
8 11 (37.93%) DHCP
9 9 (31.03%) VBScript
9 9 (31.03%) Citrix
9 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
10 8 (27.59%) XenApp
10 8 (27.59%) ITIL
10 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
10 8 (27.59%) VPN
10 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
10 8 (27.59%) VLAN
11 7 (24.14%) IIS
12 6 (20.69%) ISA Server
12 6 (20.69%) Firewall
12 6 (20.69%) Replication
12 6 (20.69%) Virtual Environments
13 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (17.24%) VB
14 4 (13.79%) MS Office

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 17 (58.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) IIS
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) DHCP
1 11 (37.93%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 8 (27.59%) VLAN
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
3 6 (20.69%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
General
1 4 (13.79%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Consultant
2 10 (34.48%) Security Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) IT Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) IT Security Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 3 (10.34%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) VMware Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.45%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (10.34%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (10.34%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
1 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (13.79%) Presales
4 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.34%) Forensic Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) People Management
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
1 9 (31.03%) VBScript
2 5 (17.24%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) VCP5
3 3 (10.34%) VCP6
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 27 (93.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
4 8 (27.59%) XenApp
5 6 (20.69%) ISA Server
6 3 (10.34%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.90%) XenServer
8 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) PowerCLI
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) MOM
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) VMware
2 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) EMC
5 2 (6.90%) Dell
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.45%) Mitel
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