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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 52 58
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.97% 2.51% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 8.70% 12.20% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Median salary £46,250 £51,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.75% +50.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 46 123 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 11.11% 20.57% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 105 55
Median salary £36,000 £35,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.69% -2.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Swindon region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) SCOM
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Ant
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (12.50%) ETL
7 1 (12.50%) VMS
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (12.50%) PHP
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) Ruby
7 1 (12.50%) Google
7 1 (12.50%) Xen

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) G Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (12.50%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) BigQuery
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Architect
4 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) OAuth
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Fedora
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) AWK
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) sed
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (12.50%) iptables
4 1 (12.50%) KVM
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
1 7 (87.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Talend