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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 50 43 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +29
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.50% 3.60% 2.04%
As % of the System Software category 10.14% 33.90% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 11
Median salary £22,500 £52,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-57.14% +54.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +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
69 59 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.74% 10.61% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 65 56 72
Median salary £28,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,900 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) IIS
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
3 14 (82.35%) DNS
3 14 (82.35%) Firewall
4 11 (64.71%) VMware ESX
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
5 10 (58.82%) vCloud
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
6 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
6 9 (52.94%) Unix
6 9 (52.94%) Citrix
6 9 (52.94%) Terminal Services
6 9 (52.94%) Oracle
7 8 (47.06%) .NET
7 8 (47.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
7 8 (47.06%) Solaris
7 8 (47.06%) JBoss
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 8 (47.06%) PKI
7 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
7 8 (47.06%) Software Deployment
7 8 (47.06%) SaaS
8 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (35.29%) Office 365
8 6 (35.29%) SharePoint

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 16 (94.12%) IIS
2 8 (47.06%) JBoss
2 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
2 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
2 8 (47.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
2 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) DNS
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix Technical Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Technical Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Technical Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Technical Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) PKI
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
3 4 (23.53%) Biotechnology
3 4 (23.53%) EMC VNX
3 4 (23.53%) Informatics
4 2 (11.76%) Clustering
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.88%) CESG
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
5 1 (5.88%) iPad
5 1 (5.88%) NHS
5 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (52.94%) Unix
5 8 (47.06%) Solaris
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Deployment
2 4 (23.53%) Network Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Password Management
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) VMware ESX
3 10 (58.82%) vCloud
4 9 (52.94%) Terminal Services
4 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) SonicWALL
5 2 (11.76%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) Tableau