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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Rank 85 141 123
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -18
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 68 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.61% 1.27% 1.75%
As % of the System Software category 19.10% 11.95% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 60 35 53
Median salary £45,250 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.47% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
356 343 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.67% 10.60% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 303 306 333
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 January 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leeds

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 81 (72.32%) Windows
2 80 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 64 (57.14%) Linux
4 58 (51.79%) ITIL
4 58 (51.79%) Firewall
5 57 (50.89%) VMware
5 57 (50.89%) XenServer
6 56 (50.00%) Unix
7 55 (49.11%) Xen
7 55 (49.11%) OpenStack
7 55 (49.11%) CloudStack
8 54 (48.21%) Oracle
9 52 (46.43%) SQL
9 52 (46.43%) DevOps
10 51 (45.54%) Puppet
10 51 (45.54%) DSDM
10 51 (45.54%) Python
10 51 (45.54%) Shell Script
10 51 (45.54%) Scrum
10 51 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (45.54%) Ruby
11 50 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (44.64%) Opscode Chef
12 48 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 48 (42.86%) EnterpriseDB
13 41 (36.61%) Windows Server
13 41 (36.61%) SQL Server
14 40 (35.71%) Active Directory
15 35 (31.25%) Configuration Management
16 34 (30.36%) .NET

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 55 (49.11%) CloudStack
1 55 (49.11%) OpenStack
2 33 (29.46%) JBoss
2 33 (29.46%) MS Exchange
2 33 (29.46%) WebLogic
2 33 (29.46%) WebSphere
3 18 (16.07%) SharePoint
4 13 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.68%) IIS
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (20.54%) MS Office
2 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.11%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.89%) IaaS
4 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (51.79%) Firewall
2 21 (18.75%) DNS
3 19 (16.96%) DHCP
4 18 (16.07%) SAN
5 11 (9.82%) IP Telephony
6 7 (6.25%) LAN
7 6 (5.36%) Network Security
7 6 (5.36%) WAN
8 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.46%) VPN
9 4 (3.57%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.57%) NAS
9 4 (3.57%) VLAN
10 2 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.79%) Internet
10 2 (1.79%) ISDN
10 2 (1.79%) VoIP
10 2 (1.79%) Wireless
11 1 (0.89%) DMZ
11 1 (0.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (36.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (15.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (11.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (5.36%) MySQL
6 2 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.89%) Redis
7 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (20.54%) Jenkins
2 22 (19.64%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (0.89%) Maven
General
1 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.68%) Finance
3 2 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (43.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (16.07%) Windows Engineer
3 15 (13.39%) Analyst
4 13 (11.61%) Platform Engineer
4 13 (11.61%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (10.71%) SCCM Engineer
6 10 (8.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (8.93%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 7 (6.25%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.57%) Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) Senior Windows Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.36%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.25%) Celerra
2 7 (6.25%) CLARiiON
2 7 (6.25%) iPad
2 7 (6.25%) iPhone
3 4 (3.57%) Biology
3 4 (3.57%) GPGPU
3 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.79%) PKI
5 1 (0.89%) Clustering
5 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.89%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.89%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 81 (72.32%) Windows
2 64 (57.14%) Linux
3 56 (50.00%) Unix
4 41 (36.61%) Windows Server
5 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (22.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.46%) Solaris
10 4 (3.57%) AIX
10 4 (3.57%) CentOS
10 4 (3.57%) Debian
10 4 (3.57%) HPUX
10 4 (3.57%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (51.79%) ITIL
2 52 (46.43%) DevOps
3 51 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (45.54%) DSDM
3 51 (45.54%) Scrum
4 50 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 33 (29.46%) RUP
7 23 (20.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (15.18%) OWASP
8 17 (15.18%) Server Building
9 14 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
10 11 (9.82%) Service Management
11 8 (7.14%) Business Continuity
12 7 (6.25%) MOF
12 7 (6.25%) Service Delivery
13 6 (5.36%) Asset Management
13 6 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (5.36%) Project Management
13 6 (5.36%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.43%) SQL
2 51 (45.54%) Python
2 51 (45.54%) Ruby
2 51 (45.54%) Shell Script
3 33 (29.46%) Bash Shell
4 31 (27.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.57%) CCNA
3 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.68%) VCP5
4 3 (2.68%) VCP6
5 2 (1.79%) MCSE
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) CCNP
6 1 (0.89%) MCITP
6 1 (0.89%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.89%) RHCE
6 1 (0.89%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (50.89%) XenServer
2 55 (49.11%) Xen
3 48 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 14 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (11.61%) XenApp
7 11 (9.82%) XenDesktop
8 6 (5.36%) Hyper-V
9 4 (3.57%) GPFS
9 4 (3.57%) KVM
10 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 51 (45.54%) Puppet
2 50 (44.64%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (28.57%) Cobbler
3 32 (28.57%) Tivoli
4 23 (20.54%) Ansible
5 19 (16.96%) SCCM
6 17 (15.18%) SCOM
7 4 (3.57%) PowerCLI
7 4 (3.57%) Terraform
8 2 (1.79%) WSUS
9 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.89%) vMotion
Vendors
1 80 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 57 (50.89%) VMware
3 54 (48.21%) Oracle
4 48 (42.86%) EnterpriseDB
5 26 (23.21%) Red Hat
6 21 (18.75%) Cisco
7 20 (17.86%) Citrix
8 15 (13.39%) HP
9 13 (11.61%) Avaya
10 9 (8.04%) EMC
11 8 (7.14%) 3PAR
12 7 (6.25%) Dell
13 5 (4.46%) NetApp
14 4 (3.57%) IBM
15 2 (1.79%) Hitachi
16 1 (0.89%) Brocade
16 1 (0.89%) CommVault
16 1 (0.89%) Google
16 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
16 1 (0.89%) Veritas
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