The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 86 68
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.07% 1.54% 3.00%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 12.00% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 25
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +15.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.49% +11.25%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 100 125 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 10.66% 12.82% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75 104 142
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.38% +12.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +3 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
vSphere
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) SIEM
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) SAN
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) SCCM
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) iPad
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Apache
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) IIS
7 3 (27.27%) Solaris
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) HP
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (27.27%) SCOM
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
7 3 (27.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (27.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Qpid
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) VSAN
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Solaris
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (9.09%) CentOS
7 1 (9.09%) HPUX
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) SIEM
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) MCITP
3 2 (18.18%) MCTS
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (27.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (27.27%) SCOM
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (18.18%) Nagios
3 2 (18.18%) OpenView
4 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 1 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Sophos
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) McAfee
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago