Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 116 142
Rank change year-on-year -22 +26 +5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.52% 1.11% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 6.42% 10.76% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 10
Glasgow median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -16.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £35,250 £34,700 £41,250
90th Percentile £46,050 £46,000 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £38,670 £37,000
% change year-on-year +48.70% +4.51% -17.78%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 187 223 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.09% 10.30% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 129 132 113
Glasgow median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £24,700 £25,800 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,000 £54,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +7.14%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (58.33%) Sophos
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (50.00%) Wireless
5 6 (50.00%) Symantec
5 6 (50.00%) Apple
5 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
5 6 (50.00%) VLAN
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (50.00%) Avaya
5 6 (50.00%) Dell
5 6 (50.00%) Solaris
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) Unix
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office

vSphere
Co-occurring 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) VLAN
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) DbUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) jMock
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
1 3 (25.00%) Mockito
1 3 (25.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) BPM Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) PowerMock
1 3 (25.00%) REST
1 3 (25.00%) RESTful
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Solaris
4 6 (50.00%) Unix
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Phone
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Kanban
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (50.00%) Malwarebytes
1 6 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Sophos
4 6 (50.00%) Apple
4 6 (50.00%) Avaya
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (50.00%) Dell
4 6 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 6 (50.00%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee