The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 47 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.03% 2.77% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 18.52% 27.78% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 6
Median salary £49,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.78% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £43,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
vSphere
South 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 Sheffield region.

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
54 72 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.95% 9.96% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 46 65 102
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,300 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

vSphere
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Sheffield

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Sheffield

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) HP
2 16 (80.00%) SAN
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (45.00%) Citrix
4 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) DNS
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (40.00%) JIRA
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (40.00%) Network Architecture
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco
5 8 (40.00%) Dell
5 8 (40.00%) EMC
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) NetApp
5 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (40.00%) Public Cloud
5 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (40.00%) Puppet
5 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (40.00%) High Availability
5 8 (40.00%) Ansible

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (15.00%) CloudStack
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) SAN
2 9 (45.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
2 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (40.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
1 8 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix Technical Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix Support Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Support Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 7 (35.00%) iPad
3 5 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 4 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (20.00%) Solaris
6 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (40.00%) High Availability
1 8 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CCDE
1 3 (15.00%) CCIE
1 3 (15.00%) CCNP
1 3 (15.00%) CCSP
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (20.00%) vCloud
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Ansible
1 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
1 8 (40.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) Citrix
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) Dell
4 8 (40.00%) EMC
4 8 (40.00%) NetApp
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) F5
7 3 (15.00%) Symantec