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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 170 147 184
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 61 121 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.08% 1.79% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 8.62% 16.15% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 111 40
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
England

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
708 749 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.58% 11.10% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 604 650 716
Median salary £36,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,714
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -11 39 £42,500 +6.25% 5
South Yorkshire +4 18 £34,750 -0.71%
North Yorkshire +1 4 £43,750 +25.00% 1
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 126 (90.65%) Windows
2 92 (66.19%) VMware
3 84 (60.43%) Microsoft
4 79 (56.83%) Windows Server
5 70 (50.36%) Active Directory
6 66 (47.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 63 (45.32%) Firewall
8 62 (44.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 58 (41.73%) Linux
10 54 (38.85%) ITIL
11 46 (33.09%) Unix
11 46 (33.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 43 (30.94%) SQL Server
13 42 (30.22%) MS Exchange
14 41 (29.50%) SAN
15 40 (28.78%) Cisco
15 40 (28.78%) Oracle
15 40 (28.78%) Opscode Chef
16 39 (28.06%) SQL
16 39 (28.06%) Puppet
17 37 (26.62%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (26.62%) HP
18 36 (25.90%) DNS
18 36 (25.90%) Citrix
19 35 (25.18%) SQL Server 2008
20 33 (23.74%) SQL Server 2005
20 33 (23.74%) .NET
21 32 (23.02%) WebLogic
21 32 (23.02%) JBoss
21 32 (23.02%) WebSphere

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 42 (30.22%) MS Exchange
2 32 (23.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 32 (23.02%) JBoss
2 32 (23.02%) WebLogic
2 32 (23.02%) WebSphere
3 28 (20.14%) CloudStack
4 26 (18.71%) OpenStack
5 15 (10.79%) IIS
6 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.04%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.44%) Apache
11 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.44%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.72%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.19%) Office 365
3 7 (5.04%) SaaS
4 2 (1.44%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 63 (45.32%) Firewall
2 41 (29.50%) SAN
3 36 (25.90%) DNS
4 14 (10.07%) DHCP
4 14 (10.07%) IP Telephony
5 11 (7.91%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.47%) LAN
6 9 (6.47%) WAN
7 8 (5.76%) VPN
8 5 (3.60%) NAS
9 4 (2.88%) Broadband
9 4 (2.88%) VoIP
10 3 (2.16%) LDAP
10 3 (2.16%) VLAN
11 2 (1.44%) Internet
11 2 (1.44%) WLAN
12 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.72%) Network Security
12 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (30.94%) SQL Server
2 35 (25.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (23.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (5.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.16%) Big Data
5 3 (2.16%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.16%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.44%) MySQL
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) QlikView
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.47%) JIRA
3 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.16%) Subversion
3 3 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
4 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (15.83%) Finance
2 16 (11.51%) Legal
2 16 (11.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.16%) Games
4 2 (1.44%) German Language
5 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (20.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (15.83%) Analyst
3 21 (15.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (11.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 16 (11.51%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (11.51%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (10.07%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 14 (10.07%) Team Leader
6 13 (9.35%) Administrator
7 12 (8.63%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (7.91%) Consultant
9 10 (7.19%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (6.47%) AWS Engineer
10 9 (6.47%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (6.47%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.76%) IT Engineer
11 8 (5.76%) VMware Consultant
11 8 (5.76%) VMware Technical Consultant
11 8 (5.76%) Windows Consultant
11 8 (5.76%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.74%) .NET
2 5 (3.60%) Web Services
3 3 (2.16%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (2.16%) Middleware
3 3 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.44%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.72%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.39%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.23%) iPad
3 9 (6.47%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (6.47%) Public Cloud
4 7 (5.04%) PKI
5 6 (4.32%) Celerra
5 6 (4.32%) CLARiiON
5 6 (4.32%) iPhone
6 4 (2.88%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.16%) IBM XIV
8 2 (1.44%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.72%) CESG
9 1 (0.72%) Clustering
9 1 (0.72%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.72%) NHS
9 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 126 (90.65%) Windows
2 79 (56.83%) Windows Server
3 62 (44.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (41.73%) Linux
5 46 (33.09%) Unix
5 46 (33.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (12.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (10.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (7.91%) Solaris
9 8 (5.76%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.44%) CentOS
10 2 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.72%) AIX
11 1 (0.72%) Debian
11 1 (0.72%) HPUX
11 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.85%) ITIL
2 37 (26.62%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (21.58%) DevOps
3 30 (21.58%) Server Virtualisation
4 26 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (18.71%) Configuration Management
4 26 (18.71%) Scrum
5 25 (17.99%) DSDM
5 25 (17.99%) OWASP
5 25 (17.99%) RUP
6 19 (13.67%) Service Delivery
7 16 (11.51%) Project Management
8 11 (7.91%) Service Management
9 10 (7.19%) High Availability
9 10 (7.19%) Performance Management
10 9 (6.47%) Business Continuity
10 9 (6.47%) Network Architecture
10 9 (6.47%) Software Delivery
11 8 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (5.04%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.06%) SQL
2 31 (22.30%) Ruby
3 30 (21.58%) Bash Shell
3 30 (21.58%) Python
4 28 (20.14%) PowerShell
5 25 (17.99%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.32%) Perl
7 2 (1.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (9.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (7.91%) Degree
3 8 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.60%) CCDE
4 5 (3.60%) CCIE
4 5 (3.60%) CCNP
4 5 (3.60%) CCSP
5 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.16%) CCNA
7 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.44%) MCSA
7 2 (1.44%) MCSE
7 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.44%) NCDA
7 2 (1.44%) NCIE
7 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.88%) SLA
3 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (50.36%) Active Directory
2 66 (47.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (20.86%) XenServer
4 27 (19.42%) Xen
5 18 (12.95%) XenApp
6 14 (10.07%) XenDesktop
7 11 (7.91%) vCloud
8 10 (7.19%) Hyper-V
9 9 (6.47%) Terminal Services
9 9 (6.47%) VMware ESX
10 8 (5.76%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (3.60%) VMware Server
12 3 (2.16%) Firmware
13 2 (1.44%) Docker
13 2 (1.44%) KVM
13 2 (1.44%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 40 (28.78%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (28.06%) Puppet
3 25 (17.99%) Cobbler
3 25 (17.99%) Tivoli
4 15 (10.79%) Salt
5 14 (10.07%) SCCM
6 13 (9.35%) Ansible
7 9 (6.47%) SCOM
8 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Nagios
10 4 (2.88%) Cacti
10 4 (2.88%) Grafana
10 4 (2.88%) Graphite
10 4 (2.88%) Opsview
11 2 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (1.44%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (1.44%) yum
12 1 (0.72%) Munin
12 1 (0.72%) OpenNMS
12 1 (0.72%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 92 (66.19%) VMware
2 84 (60.43%) Microsoft
3 40 (28.78%) Cisco
3 40 (28.78%) Oracle
4 37 (26.62%) HP
5 36 (25.90%) Citrix
6 30 (21.58%) Avaya
7 25 (17.99%) EnterpriseDB
8 17 (12.23%) Red Hat
9 16 (11.51%) Dell
10 15 (10.79%) EMC
11 12 (8.63%) NetApp
12 9 (6.47%) 3PAR
13 8 (5.76%) Veeam
14 7 (5.04%) F5
15 5 (3.60%) Brocade
15 5 (3.60%) IBM
16 4 (2.88%) Symantec
17 3 (2.16%) Sophos
17 3 (2.16%) Sun
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