The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
England / Yorkshire
Rank 141 162 168
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 85 93 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 1.53% 1.43%
As % of the System Software category 13.56% 13.36% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 77 77 85
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £50,000
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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
627 696 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.37% 11.45% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 537 580 702
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 Yorkshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +50 75 £42,500 -3.40% 5
South Yorkshire -5 8 £22,500 -55.00% 2
North Yorkshire -12 4 £21,500 -28.33% 1
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 112 (77.78%) Windows
2 91 (63.19%) Microsoft
3 89 (61.81%) VMware
4 75 (52.08%) ITIL
5 70 (48.61%) Firewall
6 66 (45.83%) Linux
7 64 (44.44%) Windows Server
8 62 (43.06%) Active Directory
9 60 (41.67%) Unix
9 60 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 60 (41.67%) XenServer
10 58 (40.28%) SQL
11 57 (39.58%) Oracle
12 55 (38.19%) Xen
12 55 (38.19%) OpenStack
12 55 (38.19%) CloudStack
13 54 (37.50%) SQL Server
14 52 (36.11%) DevOps
14 52 (36.11%) Ruby
15 51 (35.42%) Puppet
15 51 (35.42%) DSDM
15 51 (35.42%) Python
15 51 (35.42%) Shell Script
15 51 (35.42%) Scrum
15 51 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (34.72%) MS Exchange
16 50 (34.72%) Opscode Chef
16 50 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
17 48 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
17 48 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in 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 55 (38.19%) CloudStack
1 55 (38.19%) OpenStack
2 50 (34.72%) MS Exchange
3 36 (25.00%) JBoss
3 36 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 36 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 24 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 16 (11.11%) IIS
6 14 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.08%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (16.67%) MS Office
2 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.61%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (15.97%) Office 365
3 18 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.47%) SaaS
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.69%) IaaS
5 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (48.61%) Firewall
2 41 (28.47%) SAN
3 39 (27.08%) DNS
4 33 (22.92%) DHCP
5 19 (13.19%) LAN
6 17 (11.81%) WAN
7 12 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 11 (7.64%) IP Telephony
9 10 (6.94%) NAS
10 7 (4.86%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (4.17%) Network Security
11 6 (4.17%) VPN
12 5 (3.47%) Internet
12 5 (3.47%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.78%) VLAN
14 3 (2.08%) ADSL
14 3 (2.08%) VoIP
15 2 (1.39%) ISDN
15 2 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (13.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.17%) MySQL
6 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.69%) QlikView
8 1 (0.69%) Redis
8 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (15.97%) Jenkins
2 22 (15.28%) TeamCity
3 5 (3.47%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.78%) Subversion
5 1 (0.69%) Maven
General
1 7 (4.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.47%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.08%) Finance
5 2 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (34.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (13.89%) Windows Engineer
3 19 (13.19%) Analyst
4 17 (11.81%) VMware Engineer
5 13 (9.03%) Platform Engineer
5 13 (9.03%) SCCM Engineer
6 11 (7.64%) Administrator
6 11 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.64%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (6.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (6.94%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.94%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 7 (4.86%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.47%) IT Engineer
12 4 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
12 4 (2.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 4 (2.78%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.69%) .NET
2 3 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.69%) Middleware
3 1 (0.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.25%) HP Storage
4 7 (4.86%) Celerra
4 7 (4.86%) CLARiiON
4 7 (4.86%) iPad
4 7 (4.86%) iPhone
5 6 (4.17%) EMC VNX
6 5 (3.47%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.47%) Biotechnology
6 5 (3.47%) PKI
7 4 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.78%) Biology
7 4 (2.78%) GPGPU
7 4 (2.78%) Informatics
8 3 (2.08%) Clustering
9 1 (0.69%) CESG
9 1 (0.69%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.69%) NHS
9 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 112 (77.78%) Windows
2 66 (45.83%) Linux
3 64 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 60 (41.67%) Unix
5 48 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (15.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.86%) Solaris
9 7 (4.86%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.78%) AIX
10 4 (2.78%) CentOS
10 4 (2.78%) Debian
10 4 (2.78%) HPUX
10 4 (2.78%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (52.08%) ITIL
2 52 (36.11%) DevOps
3 51 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (35.42%) DSDM
3 51 (35.42%) Scrum
4 50 (34.72%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (24.31%) Configuration Management
6 33 (22.92%) RUP
7 23 (15.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (14.58%) Server Building
9 17 (11.81%) OWASP
10 14 (9.72%) Server Virtualisation
10 14 (9.72%) Service Delivery
11 12 (8.33%) Service Management
12 8 (5.56%) Business Continuity
13 7 (4.86%) MOF
14 6 (4.17%) Asset Management
14 6 (4.17%) Change Management
14 6 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.28%) SQL
2 52 (36.11%) Ruby
3 51 (35.42%) Python
3 51 (35.42%) Shell Script
4 35 (24.31%) PowerShell
5 33 (22.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (9.03%) Degree
2 6 (4.17%) CCNA
2 6 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.78%) MCSE
3 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) VCP5
4 3 (2.08%) VCP6
5 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.69%) CCNP
5 1 (0.69%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (43.06%) Active Directory
2 60 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (41.67%) XenServer
3 55 (38.19%) Xen
4 23 (15.97%) VMware ESX
5 17 (11.81%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (10.42%) XenApp
7 11 (7.64%) XenDesktop
8 8 (5.56%) Hyper-V
9 5 (3.47%) vCloud
10 4 (2.78%) GPFS
10 4 (2.78%) KVM
10 4 (2.78%) Terminal Services
11 3 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.39%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 51 (35.42%) Puppet
2 50 (34.72%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (24.31%) SCCM
4 32 (22.22%) Cobbler
4 32 (22.22%) Tivoli
5 31 (21.53%) SCOM
6 23 (15.97%) Ansible
7 14 (9.72%) vMotion
8 4 (2.78%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.78%) PowerCLI
8 4 (2.78%) Terraform
9 2 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (63.19%) Microsoft
2 89 (61.81%) VMware
3 57 (39.58%) Oracle
4 48 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
5 40 (27.78%) Cisco
6 30 (20.83%) Citrix
7 29 (20.14%) HP
8 26 (18.06%) Red Hat
9 14 (9.72%) EMC
10 13 (9.03%) Avaya
11 8 (5.56%) 3PAR
12 7 (4.86%) Dell
13 6 (4.17%) NetApp
14 5 (3.47%) SonicWALL
15 4 (2.78%) IBM
16 2 (1.39%) Hitachi
17 1 (0.69%) Brocade
17 1 (0.69%) Google
17 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
17 1 (0.69%) Veritas
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Posted: 2 days ago
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