Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 64 68
Rank change year-on-year -18 +4 +15
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.60% 0.15% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 3.47% 1.20% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £25,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -47.37% +18.75%
10th Percentile £35,700 £25,000 £45,750
90th Percentile £57,000 £25,000 £57,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.44% - +5.88%

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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 144 83 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 17.41% 12.83% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 127 67 67
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +19.40% -9.46%
10th Percentile £29,000 £18,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £48,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +26.58% +12.86% -

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Swindon

vSphere
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Swindon

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Swindon over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
2 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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%) MS Exchange
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 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Server Patching
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam