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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 68 76
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.20% 1.95% 2.65%
As % of the System Software category 8.49% 14.88% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 30
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 106 121 193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 14.13% 13.11% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 94 97 160
Median salary £37,500 £31,780 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% -6.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,377 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 8 £45,000 -
Chippenham +9 1 £60,000 -
vSphere
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 21 (91.30%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
4 16 (69.57%) Firewall
5 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
5 15 (65.22%) DNS
5 15 (65.22%) DHCP
5 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
5 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
6 14 (60.87%) DV Cleared
6 14 (60.87%) SMTP
6 14 (60.87%) Network Security
6 14 (60.87%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (60.87%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (60.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (60.87%) Virtual Environments
6 14 (60.87%) FTP
6 14 (60.87%) HTTP
6 14 (60.87%) ITIL
6 14 (60.87%) CCNA
6 14 (60.87%) CISSP
6 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (60.87%) DMZ
6 14 (60.87%) X.400
6 14 (60.87%) CESG
7 9 (39.13%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) SCCM
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
9 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.35%) G Suite
1 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.35%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) DHCP
2 15 (65.22%) DNS
2 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
3 14 (60.87%) DMZ
3 14 (60.87%) FTP
3 14 (60.87%) HTTP
3 14 (60.87%) Network Security
3 14 (60.87%) SMTP
3 14 (60.87%) X.400
4 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) BigQuery
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Ant
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Network Engineer
1 14 (60.87%) Network Security Engineer
1 14 (60.87%) Security Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Architect
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.35%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Google Maps API
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
1 1 (4.35%) OAuth
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (60.87%) CESG
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 21 (91.30%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) Fedora
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) VMS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Infrastructure Management
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
1 14 (60.87%) Root Cause Analysis
1 14 (60.87%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (13.04%) Change Control
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.35%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) Line Management
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Release Management
4 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) AWK
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby
1 1 (4.35%) sed
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) CCNA
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (60.87%) CISSP
2 14 (60.87%) DV Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) Docker
4 1 (4.35%) iptables
4 1 (4.35%) KVM
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.35%) Xen
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) AppSense
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Talend
3 1 (4.35%) Wyse