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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 98 75 87
Rank change year-on-year -23 +12  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.12% 2.54% 1.74%
As % of the System Software category 1.16% 20.77% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 7
Median salary - £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% -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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 86 130 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 10.34% 12.24% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 71 97 126
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +4.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,400 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,850 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 27 March 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 -1 1 - -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Pig
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) Django
3 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) Salt

vSphere
Top Related 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 (66.67%) Apache Pig
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Hive
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 4 (66.67%) CodeSonar
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) git-flow
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Robot Framework
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) Django
1 4 (66.67%) Java EE
1 4 (66.67%) LAMP
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 4 (66.67%) STL
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Android
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) API Design
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (66.67%) Kanban
1 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (66.67%) GIAC
2 4 (66.67%) Linux+ Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SANS
2 4 (66.67%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SSCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Salt
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) OpenView
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos