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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 100 145 159
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 90 59 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.52% 1.34% 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 19.74% 12.02% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 76 57 55
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,797 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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
456 491 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.76% 11.16% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 389 414 539
Median salary £38,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,550 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +58 79 £42,750 +0.58% 6
Wakefield - 8 £42,500 - 1
Bradford +7 2 £43,750 +2.94% 1
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 103 (70.07%) Windows
2 93 (63.27%) Microsoft
3 87 (59.18%) VMware
4 77 (52.38%) ITIL
5 73 (49.66%) Linux
6 69 (46.94%) XenServer
7 65 (44.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 64 (43.54%) Oracle
9 63 (42.86%) Unix
9 63 (42.86%) Xen
9 63 (42.86%) OpenStack
9 63 (42.86%) CloudStack
10 62 (42.18%) Windows Server
11 59 (40.14%) Puppet
11 59 (40.14%) DevOps
11 59 (40.14%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (40.14%) Ruby
11 59 (40.14%) SQL
11 59 (40.14%) Python
12 58 (39.46%) DSDM
12 58 (39.46%) Shell Script
12 58 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (39.46%) Firewall
12 58 (39.46%) Scrum
13 57 (38.78%) Opscode Chef
14 55 (37.41%) SQL Server
15 54 (36.73%) MS Exchange
15 54 (36.73%) Active Directory
15 54 (36.73%) EnterpriseDB
16 43 (29.25%) SCCM

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 63 (42.86%) CloudStack
1 63 (42.86%) OpenStack
2 54 (36.73%) MS Exchange
3 34 (23.13%) JBoss
3 34 (23.13%) WebLogic
3 34 (23.13%) WebSphere
4 22 (14.97%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (4.76%) IIS
8 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (18.37%) MS Office
2 11 (7.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (25.17%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (17.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (14.29%) Office 365
4 3 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.36%) IaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (39.46%) Firewall
2 35 (23.81%) SAN
3 25 (17.01%) DNS
4 22 (14.97%) DHCP
5 20 (13.61%) WAN
6 19 (12.93%) LAN
7 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.08%) IP Telephony
8 6 (4.08%) Network Security
8 6 (4.08%) VPN
9 5 (3.40%) NAS
10 4 (2.72%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.72%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.72%) VLAN
11 3 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.04%) Internet
11 3 (2.04%) MPLS
11 3 (2.04%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.04%) Wireless
12 2 (1.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (37.41%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.76%) MySQL
5 6 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.36%) Redis
6 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (20.41%) Jenkins
2 28 (19.05%) TeamCity
3 8 (5.44%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.08%) Subversion
5 3 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.36%) Maven
General
1 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (0.68%) Finance
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (37.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (16.33%) Windows Engineer
3 20 (13.61%) Platform Engineer
4 19 (12.93%) VMware Engineer
5 16 (10.88%) SCCM Engineer
6 15 (10.20%) Analyst
7 12 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Technical Leader
11 6 (4.08%) Senior Windows Engineer
12 5 (3.40%) Architect
12 5 (3.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.40%) Team Leader
13 4 (2.72%) IT Architect
13 4 (2.72%) Linux Administrator
13 4 (2.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 4 (2.72%) Server Engineer
13 4 (2.72%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.21%) .NET
2 4 (2.72%) .NET Framework
2 4 (2.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.97%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.80%) HP Storage
3 6 (4.08%) iPad
3 6 (4.08%) iPhone
4 5 (3.40%) Celerra
4 5 (3.40%) CLARiiON
4 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.72%) GPGPU
5 4 (2.72%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (1.36%) CMDB
6 2 (1.36%) PKI
6 2 (1.36%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.68%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 103 (70.07%) Windows
2 73 (49.66%) Linux
3 63 (42.86%) Unix
4 62 (42.18%) Windows Server
5 41 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.76%) Solaris
10 6 (4.08%) HPUX
10 6 (4.08%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.72%) AIX
11 4 (2.72%) CentOS
11 4 (2.72%) Debian
11 4 (2.72%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (52.38%) ITIL
2 59 (40.14%) Continuous Integration
2 59 (40.14%) DevOps
3 58 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (39.46%) DSDM
3 58 (39.46%) Scrum
4 39 (26.53%) Configuration Management
5 36 (24.49%) RUP
6 30 (20.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (18.37%) Server Building
8 15 (10.20%) OWASP
9 14 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
10 10 (6.80%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.12%) Service Management
12 8 (5.44%) Migration
13 6 (4.08%) Auto-Scaling
13 6 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (3.40%) Coaching
14 5 (3.40%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (3.40%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (40.14%) Python
1 59 (40.14%) Ruby
1 59 (40.14%) SQL
2 58 (39.46%) Shell Script
3 36 (24.49%) Bash Shell
4 33 (22.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (7.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (6.12%) CCNA
2 9 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (6.12%) MCSE
2 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.76%) Degree
4 4 (2.72%) CCNP
5 3 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.04%) MCITP
5 3 (2.04%) VCAP
5 3 (2.04%) VCP5
5 3 (2.04%) VCP6
6 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (46.94%) XenServer
2 65 (44.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (42.86%) Xen
4 54 (36.73%) Active Directory
5 19 (12.93%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (10.88%) VMware ESX
7 14 (9.52%) Hyper-V
8 13 (8.84%) XenApp
9 6 (4.08%) XenDesktop
10 5 (3.40%) KVM
10 5 (3.40%) VMware Server
11 4 (2.72%) GPFS
12 3 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 59 (40.14%) Puppet
2 57 (38.78%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (29.25%) SCCM
4 38 (25.85%) SCOM
5 35 (23.81%) Tivoli
6 34 (23.13%) Cobbler
7 30 (20.41%) Ansible
8 15 (10.20%) vMotion
9 6 (4.08%) Terraform
10 4 (2.72%) NetBackup
10 4 (2.72%) PowerCLI
11 2 (1.36%) WSUS
12 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 93 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 87 (59.18%) VMware
3 64 (43.54%) Oracle
4 54 (36.73%) EnterpriseDB
5 34 (23.13%) HP
6 32 (21.77%) Cisco
6 32 (21.77%) Red Hat
7 23 (15.65%) Citrix
8 10 (6.80%) Avaya
8 10 (6.80%) EMC
9 8 (5.44%) 3PAR
9 8 (5.44%) NetApp
10 5 (3.40%) Dell
11 4 (2.72%) IBM
12 3 (2.04%) CommVault
12 3 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (2.04%) Google
12 3 (2.04%) Nimble Storage
13 2 (1.36%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.68%) Brocade
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
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