The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 37 36 41
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 0.45% 2.02% 1.65%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 12.12% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Median salary - £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.87%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.37% -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 Gloucester with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 39 33 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 17.65% 16.67% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 26
Median salary £37,250 £43,750 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.85% +42.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,125 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Gloucester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos