The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 120 138 132
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 40 49 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.46% 1.40% 1.74%
As % of the System Software category 10.93% 13.35% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 34
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
366 367 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.36% 10.49% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 311 310 365
Median salary £38,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

vSphere
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Leeds

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leeds

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 75 (88.24%) Windows
2 64 (75.29%) Microsoft
3 51 (60.00%) VMware
4 46 (54.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 44 (51.76%) Linux
6 43 (50.59%) Windows Server
7 39 (45.88%) Active Directory
8 38 (44.71%) ITIL
8 38 (44.71%) Opscode Chef
9 37 (43.53%) Firewall
10 35 (41.18%) Puppet
11 32 (37.65%) Bash Shell
11 32 (37.65%) Ruby
11 32 (37.65%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (37.65%) Python
12 31 (36.47%) SQL
12 31 (36.47%) DevOps
13 30 (35.29%) MS Exchange
13 30 (35.29%) Xen
14 29 (34.12%) Oracle
14 29 (34.12%) SQL Server
14 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
14 29 (34.12%) CloudStack
15 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (31.76%) Unix
16 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (31.76%) XenServer
16 27 (31.76%) OpenStack
17 26 (30.59%) Scrum

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 30 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 29 (34.12%) CloudStack
2 29 (34.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (31.76%) OpenStack
4 25 (29.41%) JBoss
4 25 (29.41%) WebLogic
4 25 (29.41%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.88%) IIS
5 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (43.53%) Firewall
2 18 (21.18%) SAN
3 9 (10.59%) DNS
4 8 (9.41%) IP Telephony
4 8 (9.41%) VPN
5 7 (8.24%) Network Security
6 6 (7.06%) Broadband
7 5 (5.88%) LAN
7 5 (5.88%) WAN
8 4 (4.71%) DHCP
8 4 (4.71%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.53%) Internet
9 3 (3.53%) VoIP
10 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.18%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 25 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.88%) Big Data
3 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.88%) Subversion
2 4 (4.71%) JIRA
3 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
1 15 (17.65%) Legal
1 15 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (24.71%) Analyst
3 16 (18.82%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 15 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 9 (10.59%) Team Leader
7 8 (9.41%) Administrator
8 5 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
8 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.71%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) IT Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) IT Support
9 4 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) .NET
2 7 (8.24%) Web Services
3 5 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) iPad
2 4 (4.71%) Celerra
2 4 (4.71%) CLARiiON
2 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.71%) iPhone
2 4 (4.71%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.53%) IBM XIV
4 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 75 (88.24%) Windows
2 44 (51.76%) Linux
3 43 (50.59%) Windows Server
4 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (31.76%) Unix
6 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.53%) Debian
9 2 (2.35%) AIX
9 2 (2.35%) HPUX
9 2 (2.35%) Solaris
9 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) ITIL
2 32 (37.65%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (36.47%) DevOps
4 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (30.59%) Scrum
6 25 (29.41%) Configuration Management
6 25 (29.41%) DSDM
6 25 (29.41%) OWASP
6 25 (29.41%) RUP
6 25 (29.41%) Server Virtualisation
7 12 (14.12%) Service Delivery
8 10 (11.76%) Performance Management
9 9 (10.59%) Project Management
10 7 (8.24%) High Availability
10 7 (8.24%) Information Security
11 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (5.88%) Data Protection
11 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (5.88%) Network Architecture
12 4 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) Bash Shell
1 32 (37.65%) Python
1 32 (37.65%) Ruby
2 31 (36.47%) SQL
3 25 (29.41%) Shell Script
4 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (8.24%) CCDE
2 7 (8.24%) CCIE
2 7 (8.24%) CCNP
2 7 (8.24%) CCSP
2 7 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.24%) Degree
3 1 (1.18%) CISSP
3 1 (1.18%) MCSE
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (54.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (45.88%) Active Directory
3 30 (35.29%) Xen
4 27 (31.76%) XenServer
5 5 (5.88%) KVM
6 4 (4.71%) XenApp
6 4 (4.71%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.53%) Docker
7 3 (3.53%) Firmware
8 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 38 (44.71%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (41.18%) Puppet
3 25 (29.41%) Cobbler
3 25 (29.41%) Tivoli
4 11 (12.94%) Salt
5 7 (8.24%) Ansible
5 7 (8.24%) Nagios
6 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (5.88%) SCOM
7 4 (4.71%) Cacti
7 4 (4.71%) Grafana
7 4 (4.71%) Graphite
7 4 (4.71%) Opsview
8 3 (3.53%) Munin
8 3 (3.53%) OpenNMS
8 3 (3.53%) SCCM
8 3 (3.53%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 64 (75.29%) Microsoft
2 51 (60.00%) VMware
3 29 (34.12%) Oracle
4 26 (30.59%) Cisco
5 25 (29.41%) Avaya
5 25 (29.41%) EnterpriseDB
6 16 (18.82%) HP
7 13 (15.29%) Red Hat
8 9 (10.59%) Dell
8 9 (10.59%) F5
9 7 (8.24%) Citrix
10 6 (7.06%) Symantec
11 4 (4.71%) 3PAR
11 4 (4.71%) EMC
12 3 (3.53%) Brocade
12 3 (3.53%) IBM
12 3 (3.53%) Juniper
12 3 (3.53%) NetApp
13 1 (1.18%) Forcepoint
13 1 (1.18%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38500.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago