The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 15 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.89% - 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 23.08% - 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Median salary £42,500 - £35,500
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 - £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 - £35,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

System Software Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 43 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 34.21% 30.50% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 60
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £17,150 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £36,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

vSphere
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Wakefield

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
1 16 (100.00%) SCOM
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (87.50%) vMotion
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 14 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (87.50%) HP
2 14 (87.50%) SAN
3 12 (75.00%) SLA
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 11 (68.75%) LAN
4 11 (68.75%) WAN
4 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
5 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (50.00%) HP Storage
7 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (37.50%) DHCP
8 6 (37.50%) DNS
8 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (37.50%) Server Building
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (25.00%) MCSE

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) SAN
2 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) DHCP
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Technical Leader
2 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (50.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Server Building
3 2 (12.50%) BCP
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Process Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
1 16 (100.00%) SCOM
2 14 (87.50%) vMotion
3 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) HP
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix