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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
England / Yorkshire
Rank 123 150 184
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +34
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 116 108 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.20% 1.68% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 17.60% 14.50% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 102 99 63
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
659 745 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.52% 11.60% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 577 636 719
Median salary £37,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 24 February 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 24 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
West Yorkshire +46 91 £42,500 - 9
South Yorkshire +15 17 £30,000 -33.33% 1
North Yorkshire -29 11 £21,500 -41.89% 2
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 128 (70.33%) Windows
2 117 (64.29%) VMware
3 116 (63.74%) Microsoft
4 87 (47.80%) ITIL
4 87 (47.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 82 (45.05%) Linux
6 81 (44.51%) XenServer
7 79 (43.41%) Active Directory
8 75 (41.21%) SQL
8 75 (41.21%) Windows Server
9 73 (40.11%) Firewall
10 71 (39.01%) Unix
11 69 (37.91%) Oracle
12 68 (37.36%) MS Exchange
13 67 (36.81%) Xen
13 67 (36.81%) OpenStack
13 67 (36.81%) CloudStack
14 65 (35.71%) SQL Server
15 63 (34.62%) Python
15 63 (34.62%) Shell Script
15 63 (34.62%) Ruby
15 63 (34.62%) Puppet
15 63 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
15 63 (34.62%) DevOps
16 62 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
16 62 (34.07%) Scrum
16 62 (34.07%) DSDM
17 61 (33.52%) Opscode Chef
18 58 (31.87%) EnterpriseDB
19 57 (31.32%) SAN

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 68 (37.36%) MS Exchange
2 67 (36.81%) CloudStack
2 67 (36.81%) OpenStack
3 36 (19.78%) SharePoint
4 35 (19.23%) JBoss
4 35 (19.23%) WebLogic
4 35 (19.23%) WebSphere
5 23 (12.64%) IIS
6 17 (9.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (2.20%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.55%) Apache
11 1 (0.55%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.55%) SAS
11 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (18.68%) MS Office
2 14 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 51 (28.02%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (21.43%) Office 365
3 27 (14.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.85%) SaaS
5 5 (2.75%) PaaS
6 3 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.10%) IaaS
8 1 (0.55%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 73 (40.11%) Firewall
2 57 (31.32%) SAN
3 42 (23.08%) DNS
4 37 (20.33%) DHCP
5 24 (13.19%) WAN
6 23 (12.64%) LAN
7 22 (12.09%) NAS
8 21 (11.54%) TCP/IP
9 11 (6.04%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (4.95%) IP Telephony
11 7 (3.85%) Internet
12 6 (3.30%) Network Security
12 6 (3.30%) VPN
13 5 (2.75%) ADSL
13 5 (2.75%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (2.20%) VLAN
14 4 (2.20%) VoIP
15 3 (1.65%) Cisco Nexus
15 3 (1.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (6.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.85%) MySQL
6 2 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.10%) Redis
6 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (16.48%) Jenkins
2 28 (15.38%) TeamCity
3 9 (4.95%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.85%) Subversion
5 3 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 9 (4.95%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.65%) Back Office
5 2 (1.10%) Finance
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (32.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (16.48%) Windows Engineer
3 26 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 24 (13.19%) Analyst
4 24 (13.19%) Platform Engineer
5 17 (9.34%) SCCM Engineer
6 15 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (7.69%) Administrator
7 14 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (6.59%) Technical Analyst
9 11 (6.04%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (4.95%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (4.40%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.40%) Technical Support
11 8 (4.40%) Technical Support Analyst
12 7 (3.85%) IT Engineer
12 7 (3.85%) Technical Leader
13 6 (3.30%) Senior Windows Engineer
13 6 (3.30%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.53%) .NET
2 4 (2.20%) .NET Framework
2 4 (2.20%) Web Services
3 1 (0.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.84%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.49%) EMC VNX
3 10 (5.49%) HP Storage
4 9 (4.95%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.95%) Biotechnology
5 8 (4.40%) iPad
5 8 (4.40%) iPhone
6 7 (3.85%) Celerra
6 7 (3.85%) CLARiiON
7 5 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.75%) Clustering
8 4 (2.20%) GPGPU
8 4 (2.20%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (1.65%) PKI
10 2 (1.10%) CMDB
10 2 (1.10%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.10%) Replication
11 1 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 128 (70.33%) Windows
2 82 (45.05%) Linux
3 75 (41.21%) Windows Server
4 71 (39.01%) Unix
5 51 (28.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (28.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.40%) Solaris
7 8 (4.40%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.30%) HPUX
9 5 (2.75%) Debian
9 5 (2.75%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.20%) AIX
10 4 (2.20%) CentOS
11 3 (1.65%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (47.80%) ITIL
2 63 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
2 63 (34.62%) DevOps
3 62 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (34.07%) DSDM
3 62 (34.07%) Scrum
4 43 (23.63%) Configuration Management
5 40 (21.98%) RUP
6 30 (16.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (15.38%) Server Building
8 20 (10.99%) Service Delivery
9 17 (9.34%) Server Virtualisation
10 15 (8.24%) OWASP
11 12 (6.59%) Service Management
12 9 (4.95%) Change Management
12 9 (4.95%) Network Management
13 8 (4.40%) Migration
14 7 (3.85%) MOF
15 6 (3.30%) Asset Management
15 6 (3.30%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 75 (41.21%) SQL
2 63 (34.62%) Python
2 63 (34.62%) Ruby
2 63 (34.62%) Shell Script
3 40 (21.98%) Bash Shell
4 38 (20.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (9.89%) Degree
2 11 (6.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (4.95%) CCNA
3 9 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.95%) MCSE
3 9 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.75%) AWS Certification
5 4 (2.20%) CCNP
6 3 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.65%) MCITP
6 3 (1.65%) MCP
6 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.65%) VCAP
6 3 (1.65%) VCP5
6 3 (1.65%) VCP6
7 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.55%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.89%) SLA
2 3 (1.65%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 87 (47.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (44.51%) XenServer
3 79 (43.41%) Active Directory
4 67 (36.81%) Xen
5 27 (14.84%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (13.19%) VMware ESX
7 23 (12.64%) XenApp
8 16 (8.79%) Hyper-V
9 8 (4.40%) XenDesktop
10 6 (3.30%) KVM
11 5 (2.75%) VMware Server
12 4 (2.20%) GPFS
13 3 (1.65%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.55%) BIND 9
14 1 (0.55%) Docker
14 1 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.55%) iptables
14 1 (0.55%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.55%) Varnish
14 1 (0.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 63 (34.62%) Puppet
2 61 (33.52%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (26.37%) SCCM
4 39 (21.43%) SCOM
4 39 (21.43%) Tivoli
5 38 (20.88%) Cobbler
6 30 (16.48%) Ansible
7 15 (8.24%) vMotion
8 6 (3.30%) Terraform
9 4 (2.20%) NetBackup
9 4 (2.20%) PowerCLI
10 3 (1.65%) OpenView
11 2 (1.10%) WSUS
12 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 117 (64.29%) VMware
2 116 (63.74%) Microsoft
3 69 (37.91%) Oracle
4 58 (31.87%) EnterpriseDB
5 51 (28.02%) Cisco
6 39 (21.43%) HP
7 37 (20.33%) Citrix
8 32 (17.58%) Red Hat
9 24 (13.19%) EMC
10 14 (7.69%) NetApp
11 13 (7.14%) Avaya
12 10 (5.49%) 3PAR
13 9 (4.95%) SonicWALL
14 8 (4.40%) Dell
15 4 (2.20%) IBM
16 3 (1.65%) CommVault
16 3 (1.65%) Dell Compellent
16 3 (1.65%) Google
16 3 (1.65%) Isilon
16 3 (1.65%) Nimble Storage
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