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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 173 117 178
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +61
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 57 159 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.01% 2.36% 1.23%
As % of the System Software category 8.10% 19.58% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 53 142 53
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
704 812 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.48% 12.06% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 612 693 746
Median salary £36,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,950 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 44 £42,500 +6.25% 6
South Yorkshire -28 9 £31,500 -10.00% 1
North Yorkshire -20 4 £50,000 +42.85%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 119 (89.47%) Windows
2 92 (69.17%) VMware
3 86 (64.66%) Microsoft
4 77 (57.89%) Windows Server
5 74 (55.64%) Active Directory
6 66 (49.62%) Firewall
7 64 (48.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 63 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (41.35%) ITIL
10 52 (39.10%) Linux
11 51 (38.35%) SQL Server
12 48 (36.09%) MS Exchange
13 44 (33.08%) Unix
14 42 (31.58%) Oracle
14 42 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 41 (30.83%) DNS
15 41 (30.83%) SAN
16 38 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
17 37 (27.82%) Puppet
18 36 (27.07%) SQL
19 35 (26.32%) Cisco
19 35 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (25.56%) SQL Server 2008
20 34 (25.56%) HP
20 34 (25.56%) .NET
21 33 (24.81%) WebLogic
21 33 (24.81%) JBoss
21 33 (24.81%) Citrix
21 33 (24.81%) WebSphere
22 32 (24.06%) SQL Server 2005

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 48 (36.09%) MS Exchange
2 33 (24.81%) JBoss
2 33 (24.81%) WebLogic
2 33 (24.81%) WebSphere
3 30 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (21.05%) CloudStack
4 28 (21.05%) OpenStack
5 16 (12.03%) IIS
6 14 (10.53%) SharePoint
7 8 (6.02%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.50%) Apache
11 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) Office 365
2 9 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.02%) SaaS
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 66 (49.62%) Firewall
2 41 (30.83%) DNS
2 41 (30.83%) SAN
3 18 (13.53%) DHCP
4 15 (11.28%) LAN
4 15 (11.28%) WAN
5 13 (9.77%) IP Telephony
6 8 (6.02%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.51%) VPN
8 5 (3.76%) NAS
9 4 (3.01%) VoIP
10 3 (2.26%) Internet
10 3 (2.26%) LDAP
10 3 (2.26%) Network Security
10 3 (2.26%) VLAN
11 2 (1.50%) Broadband
11 2 (1.50%) WLAN
12 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.75%) DMZ
12 1 (0.75%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.35%) SQL Server
2 34 (25.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (24.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (6.77%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.26%) MySQL
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Big Data
8 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.75%) QlikView
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.26%) JIRA
3 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.75%) Selenium
4 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.77%) Legal
4 3 (2.26%) Games
4 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.50%) German Language
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (15.04%) Analyst
3 16 (12.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (11.28%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 15 (11.28%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (11.28%) Team Leader
5 14 (10.53%) Administrator
5 14 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 11 (8.27%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Consultant
8 9 (6.77%) Technical Consultant
8 9 (6.77%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Citrix Consultant
9 8 (6.02%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 8 (6.02%) VMware Consultant
9 8 (6.02%) VMware Technical Consultant
9 8 (6.02%) Windows Consultant
9 8 (6.02%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.56%) .NET
2 5 (3.76%) Web Services
3 2 (1.50%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (1.50%) Middleware
4 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.75%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 16 (12.03%) iPad
3 8 (6.02%) PKI
4 7 (5.26%) Celerra
4 7 (5.26%) CLARiiON
4 7 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (5.26%) iPhone
4 7 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.01%) HP Storage
5 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.26%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.50%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.75%) CESG
8 1 (0.75%) Clustering
8 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 119 (89.47%) Windows
2 77 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 63 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (39.10%) Linux
5 44 (33.08%) Unix
6 42 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (10.53%) Solaris
10 8 (6.02%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.26%) AIX
11 3 (2.26%) HPUX
12 2 (1.50%) CentOS
12 2 (1.50%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.75%) Debian
13 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (41.35%) ITIL
2 35 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (22.56%) DevOps
3 30 (22.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 26 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (19.55%) Configuration Management
4 26 (19.55%) Scrum
5 25 (18.80%) DSDM
5 25 (18.80%) OWASP
5 25 (18.80%) RUP
6 16 (12.03%) Project Management
6 16 (12.03%) Service Delivery
7 12 (9.02%) Service Management
8 11 (8.27%) Performance Management
9 10 (7.52%) Business Continuity
10 9 (6.77%) Software Delivery
11 8 (6.02%) High Availability
11 8 (6.02%) Software Deployment
12 7 (5.26%) MOF
12 7 (5.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.07%) SQL
2 32 (24.06%) PowerShell
3 31 (23.31%) Ruby
4 30 (22.56%) Bash Shell
4 30 (22.56%) Python
5 25 (18.80%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.51%) Perl
7 2 (1.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) Degree
2 7 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.26%) CCDE
5 3 (2.26%) CCIE
5 3 (2.26%) CCNA
5 3 (2.26%) CCNP
5 3 (2.26%) CCSP
5 3 (2.26%) MCSE
5 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.50%) MCSA
6 2 (1.50%) NCDA
6 2 (1.50%) NCIE
6 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) SLA
2 4 (3.01%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (55.64%) Active Directory
2 64 (48.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (21.80%) Xen
4 28 (21.05%) XenServer
5 16 (12.03%) VMware ESX
6 15 (11.28%) XenApp
7 11 (8.27%) XenDesktop
8 10 (7.52%) Terminal Services
8 10 (7.52%) vCloud
9 5 (3.76%) Hyper-V
10 4 (3.01%) KVM
10 4 (3.01%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.26%) Firmware
11 3 (2.26%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.50%) Docker
12 2 (1.50%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (27.82%) Puppet
3 25 (18.80%) Cobbler
3 25 (18.80%) Tivoli
4 20 (15.04%) SCCM
5 16 (12.03%) SCOM
6 13 (9.77%) Salt
7 11 (8.27%) Ansible
8 6 (4.51%) vMotion
9 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Nagios
10 4 (3.01%) Cacti
10 4 (3.01%) Grafana
10 4 (3.01%) Graphite
10 4 (3.01%) Opsview
11 3 (2.26%) NetBackup
12 2 (1.50%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (1.50%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (1.50%) yum
13 1 (0.75%) Munin
Vendors
1 92 (69.17%) VMware
2 86 (64.66%) Microsoft
3 42 (31.58%) Oracle
4 35 (26.32%) Cisco
5 34 (25.56%) HP
6 33 (24.81%) Citrix
7 29 (21.80%) Avaya
8 25 (18.80%) EnterpriseDB
9 15 (11.28%) Dell
9 15 (11.28%) Red Hat
10 11 (8.27%) EMC
11 10 (7.52%) 3PAR
11 10 (7.52%) NetApp
12 8 (6.02%) Veeam
13 6 (4.51%) Brocade
14 5 (3.76%) F5
14 5 (3.76%) IBM
15 3 (2.26%) Altiris
15 3 (2.26%) Sophos
15 3 (2.26%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 per annum + 14% pension + 10% bonus + others
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wakefield
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago