Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 103 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 +12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 20 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.16% 1.28% 2.16%
As % of the System Software category 6.76% 8.47% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 25
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -1.23%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 296 236 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 17.18% 15.14% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 259 210 284
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -8.22%
10th Percentile £24,806 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,375 £50,189
South West median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% +8.70% -5.48%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Wiltshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Wiltshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Wiltshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Salisbury -11 16 £45,000 -
Swindon +6 2 £50,000 +8.11% 1
Chippenham +1 1 £60,000 -
vSphere
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (85.00%) DNS
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (85.00%) DHCP
3 17 (85.00%) CCNA
3 17 (85.00%) ITIL
3 17 (85.00%) Firewall
3 17 (85.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (85.00%) Virtual Environments
4 16 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (80.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 16 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (80.00%) Network Security
4 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (80.00%) CISSP
4 16 (80.00%) CESG
4 16 (80.00%) X.400
4 16 (80.00%) DMZ
4 16 (80.00%) FTP
4 16 (80.00%) HTTP
4 16 (80.00%) SMTP
4 16 (80.00%) HTTPS
5 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.00%) Office 365

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) DHCP
1 17 (85.00%) DNS
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
1 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (80.00%) DMZ
2 16 (80.00%) FTP
2 16 (80.00%) HTTP
2 16 (80.00%) HTTPS
2 16 (80.00%) Network Security
2 16 (80.00%) SMTP
2 16 (80.00%) X.400
3 1 (5.00%) ADSL
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.00%) FCoE
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
3 1 (5.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Spatial Data
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) GitLab
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Presales Solution Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Presales Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (80.00%) CESG
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) VMS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
1 17 (85.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 17 (85.00%) Virtual Environments
2 16 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 16 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Presales
4 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) CCNA
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) CISSP
2 16 (80.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) MCSA
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) Novell Certification
5 1 (5.00%) VCP4
5 1 (5.00%) VCP5
5 1 (5.00%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GCP
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
1 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) KVM
2 1 (5.00%) NFS
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) PowerCLI
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCSM
2 1 (5.00%) Terraform
2 1 (5.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.00%) vMotion
2 1 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) ESRI
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds