Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 101 108
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.41% 1.04% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 2.55% 8.61% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 4
Somerset median annual salary £25,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.25% +6.67% -7.41%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £28,375
90th Percentile £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -16.67%

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 196 151 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 16.05% 12.04% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 172 133 128
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,501 £21,250 £21,925
90th Percentile £55,000 £59,750 £47,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Somerset

vSphere
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Somerset

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Somerset over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Somerset

vSphere
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -10 4 £25,500 -40.00%
Clevedon -21 1 £42,500 +25.00%
vSphere
South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) vCenter Server
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 3 (60.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
1 3 (60.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Technician
1 3 (60.00%) IT Assistant
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Assistant
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Technician
1 3 (60.00%) IT Technician
1 3 (60.00%) Support Assistant
1 3 (60.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Google