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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South West / Somerset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 72 62
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.31% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category - 2.44% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £36,750 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 Somerset with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 67 82 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 10.60% 12.83% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 62 72 39
Median salary £42,500 £34,712 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.43% -0.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Somerset region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) e-Health
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) SNMP
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Compuware
3 4 (44.44%) OpenView
3 4 (44.44%) BMC
3 4 (44.44%) CA
3 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
3 4 (44.44%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (44.44%) Nagios
3 4 (44.44%) Structured Programming
3 4 (44.44%) Nimsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance

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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 3 (33.33%) ISDN
2 3 (33.33%) PABX
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) e-Health
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) CCTV
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Structured Programming
2 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (44.44%) Nagios
1 4 (44.44%) OpenView
1 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
1 4 (44.44%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (11.11%) Ansible
4 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
4 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 1 (11.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) BMC
2 4 (44.44%) CA
2 4 (44.44%) Compuware
2 4 (44.44%) Dynatrace
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Nimsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 3 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Veeam