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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 48 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.12% 2.99% 2.42%
As % of the System Software category 20.75% 26.58% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 10
Median salary £38,000 £30,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -37.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £95,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
53 79 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.19% 11.24% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 39 71 110
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% -15.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £67,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 August 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Sheffield

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) HP
3 11 (57.89%) DNS
3 11 (57.89%) SAN
4 10 (52.63%) Citrix
5 9 (47.37%) IIS
5 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 9 (47.37%) vCloud
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
6 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
6 8 (42.11%) Terminal Services
6 8 (42.11%) VMware ESX
6 8 (42.11%) Unix
6 8 (42.11%) Oracle
7 7 (36.84%) .NET
7 7 (36.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
7 7 (36.84%) Solaris
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 7 (36.84%) JBoss
7 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
7 7 (36.84%) Software Deployment
7 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (36.84%) SaaS
7 7 (36.84%) PKI

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 9 (47.37%) IIS
2 7 (36.84%) JBoss
2 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
2 7 (36.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) CloudStack
4 1 (5.26%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (36.84%) SaaS
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
1 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Technical Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 6 (31.58%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Support
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix Support Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
1 7 (36.84%) PKI
2 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (31.58%) iPad
2 6 (31.58%) Public Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.26%) CESG
4 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (42.11%) Unix
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) Solaris
6 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Software Deployment
2 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (31.58%) High Availability
2 6 (31.58%) Network Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Information Governance
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Password Management
4 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCDE
1 1 (5.26%) CCIE
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) CCSP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) vCloud
3 8 (42.11%) Terminal Services
3 8 (42.11%) VMware ESX
3 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Ansible
1 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (31.58%) Puppet
1 6 (31.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) Citrix
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) Dell
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
6 4 (21.05%) EMC
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) NetApp
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco
8 1 (5.26%) F5
8 1 (5.26%) Symantec
8 1 (5.26%) Tableau