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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 111 96
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.50% 0.31% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 6.59% 3.31% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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 91 121 79
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 7.62% 9.42% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 69 61 48
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -18.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,875 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Glasgow over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) EMC VNX
6 3 (21.43%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (21.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 3 (21.43%) PowerCLI
6 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 3 (21.43%) VCP5
6 3 (21.43%) VCP6
7 2 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) Sun
7 2 (14.29%) MCP
7 2 (14.29%) IBM

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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) IPv4
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) EMC VMAX
1 3 (21.43%) EMC VNX
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Forensic Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) VCP5
2 3 (21.43%) VCP6
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) PowerCLI
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
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