The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 108 154 141
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -13
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 76 58 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.17% 1.36% 1.61%
As % of the System Software category 16.59% 12.24% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 68 51 69
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,774 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
458 474 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.06% 11.12% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 390 406 506
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +45 68 £45,500 +7.05% 3
Wakefield - 8 £42,500 -
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 94 (75.81%) Windows
2 79 (63.71%) Microsoft
3 72 (58.06%) ITIL
4 70 (56.45%) VMware
5 63 (50.81%) Linux
6 58 (46.77%) Firewall
7 56 (45.16%) XenServer
8 55 (44.35%) Unix
9 54 (43.55%) OpenStack
9 54 (43.55%) CloudStack
9 54 (43.55%) Xen
9 54 (43.55%) Windows Server
10 52 (41.94%) Oracle
11 51 (41.13%) SQL Server
11 51 (41.13%) SQL
11 51 (41.13%) DevOps
12 50 (40.32%) Puppet
12 50 (40.32%) DSDM
12 50 (40.32%) Python
12 50 (40.32%) Shell Script
12 50 (40.32%) Scrum
12 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (40.32%) Ruby
13 49 (39.52%) Continuous Integration
13 49 (39.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 49 (39.52%) Opscode Chef
14 47 (37.90%) EnterpriseDB
15 45 (36.29%) MS Exchange
16 44 (35.48%) Active Directory
17 39 (31.45%) Windows Server 2008

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 54 (43.55%) CloudStack
1 54 (43.55%) OpenStack
2 45 (36.29%) MS Exchange
3 33 (26.61%) JBoss
3 33 (26.61%) WebLogic
3 33 (26.61%) WebSphere
4 17 (13.71%) SharePoint
5 13 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.42%) IIS
9 2 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (17.74%) MS Office
2 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.77%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (12.10%) Office 365
4 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.81%) IaaS
4 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (46.77%) Firewall
2 31 (25.00%) SAN
3 26 (20.97%) DNS
4 24 (19.35%) DHCP
5 18 (14.52%) LAN
6 16 (12.90%) WAN
7 11 (8.87%) IP Telephony
8 6 (4.84%) Network Security
9 5 (4.03%) iSCSI
9 5 (4.03%) TCP/IP
9 5 (4.03%) VPN
10 4 (3.23%) NAS
10 4 (3.23%) VLAN
11 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.61%) Internet
11 2 (1.61%) ISDN
11 2 (1.61%) VoIP
11 2 (1.61%) Wireless
12 1 (0.81%) DMZ
12 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (41.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (15.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.84%) MySQL
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) Redis
6 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (18.55%) Jenkins
2 22 (17.74%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (0.81%) Maven
General
1 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.42%) Finance
4 2 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (38.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (13.71%) Windows Engineer
3 16 (12.90%) Analyst
4 14 (11.29%) VMware Engineer
5 13 (10.48%) SCCM Engineer
6 12 (9.68%) Platform Engineer
7 11 (8.87%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (8.06%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (8.06%) Team Leader
9 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 6 (4.84%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.23%) Administrator
12 4 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
12 4 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.23%) Senior Windows Engineer
12 4 (3.23%) Server Engineer
12 4 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.42%) .NET
2 3 (2.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.45%) HP Storage
3 7 (5.65%) Celerra
3 7 (5.65%) CLARiiON
3 7 (5.65%) iPad
3 7 (5.65%) iPhone
4 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.23%) Biology
4 4 (3.23%) GPGPU
4 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) PKI
6 1 (0.81%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.81%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 94 (75.81%) Windows
2 63 (50.81%) Linux
3 55 (44.35%) Unix
4 54 (43.55%) Windows Server
5 39 (31.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (28.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (5.65%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.23%) AIX
10 4 (3.23%) CentOS
10 4 (3.23%) Debian
10 4 (3.23%) HPUX
10 4 (3.23%) Solaris
10 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (58.06%) ITIL
2 51 (41.13%) DevOps
3 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (40.32%) DSDM
3 50 (40.32%) Scrum
4 49 (39.52%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (27.42%) Configuration Management
6 32 (25.81%) RUP
7 22 (17.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (16.94%) Server Building
9 17 (13.71%) OWASP
10 14 (11.29%) Server Virtualisation
11 11 (8.87%) Service Management
12 9 (7.26%) Service Delivery
13 8 (6.45%) Business Continuity
14 7 (5.65%) MOF
15 6 (4.84%) Asset Management
15 6 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
15 6 (4.84%) Project Management
15 6 (4.84%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.13%) SQL
2 50 (40.32%) Python
2 50 (40.32%) Ruby
2 50 (40.32%) Shell Script
3 32 (25.81%) Bash Shell
4 30 (24.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.45%) Degree
2 6 (4.84%) CCNA
2 6 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.23%) MCSE
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.42%) VCP5
4 3 (2.42%) VCP6
5 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) CCNP
6 1 (0.81%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (45.16%) XenServer
2 54 (43.55%) Xen
3 49 (39.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 15 (12.10%) VMware ESX
6 14 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (9.68%) XenApp
8 11 (8.87%) XenDesktop
9 7 (5.65%) Hyper-V
10 4 (3.23%) GPFS
10 4 (3.23%) KVM
11 3 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.61%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 50 (40.32%) Puppet
2 49 (39.52%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (26.61%) SCCM
4 31 (25.00%) Cobbler
4 31 (25.00%) SCOM
4 31 (25.00%) Tivoli
5 23 (18.55%) Ansible
6 14 (11.29%) vMotion
7 4 (3.23%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.23%) PowerCLI
7 4 (3.23%) Terraform
8 2 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (63.71%) Microsoft
2 70 (56.45%) VMware
3 52 (41.94%) Oracle
4 47 (37.90%) EnterpriseDB
5 31 (25.00%) Cisco
6 28 (22.58%) HP
7 26 (20.97%) Red Hat
8 20 (16.13%) Citrix
9 13 (10.48%) Avaya
10 9 (7.26%) EMC
11 8 (6.45%) 3PAR
12 7 (5.65%) Dell
13 4 (3.23%) IBM
13 4 (3.23%) NetApp
14 2 (1.61%) Hitachi
15 1 (0.81%) Brocade
15 1 (0.81%) Google
15 1 (0.81%) Rackspace
15 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
15 1 (0.81%) Veritas
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