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

VMware vSphere
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.40% 3.29% 4.30%
As % of the System Software category 22.86% 18.60% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 13
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +19.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 35 43 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 14.89% 17.70% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 44
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.05% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) SIEM
4 5 (55.56%) iPad
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) SCOM
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 2 (22.22%) VSAN
8 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
8 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (11.11%) F5
8 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (11.11%) Python
8 1 (11.11%) DHCP

vSphere
Co-occurring 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) VSAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SIEM
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Sophos
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago