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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 170 164 171
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 59 100 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.45% 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 8.25% 14.03% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 56 85 48
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £56,000 £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
715 713 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.89% 10.34% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 598 610 739
Median salary £36,000 £36,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +2 38 £42,500 +11.84% 4
South Yorkshire +8 15 £38,000 -11.62% 1
North Yorkshire +7 6 £45,000 +38.46% 2
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 136 (88.89%) Windows
2 106 (69.28%) VMware
3 90 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 84 (54.90%) Windows Server
5 76 (49.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 71 (46.41%) Linux
7 66 (43.14%) Active Directory
8 59 (38.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 58 (37.91%) ITIL
9 58 (37.91%) Firewall
10 52 (33.99%) SAN
11 49 (32.03%) Cisco
12 48 (31.37%) Unix
13 46 (30.07%) Opscode Chef
14 45 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 45 (29.41%) HP
14 45 (29.41%) Puppet
15 44 (28.76%) MS Exchange
16 42 (27.45%) Oracle
17 41 (26.80%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (24.18%) SQL
19 36 (23.53%) SQL Server
20 34 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
21 33 (21.57%) XenServer
22 32 (20.92%) Bash Shell
22 32 (20.92%) Ruby
22 32 (20.92%) Python
22 32 (20.92%) DevOps
23 31 (20.26%) CloudStack
23 31 (20.26%) .NET

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 44 (28.76%) MS Exchange
2 34 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (20.26%) CloudStack
4 30 (19.61%) JBoss
4 30 (19.61%) WebLogic
4 30 (19.61%) WebSphere
5 27 (17.65%) OpenStack
6 12 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (7.19%) IIS
8 10 (6.54%) SharePoint
9 7 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (3.27%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.96%) Skype for Business
12 2 (1.31%) Apache
12 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (15.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.19%) Office 365
4 5 (3.27%) Mimecast
4 5 (3.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (37.91%) Firewall
2 52 (33.99%) SAN
3 31 (20.26%) DNS
4 15 (9.80%) TCP/IP
5 13 (8.50%) LAN
5 13 (8.50%) WAN
6 10 (6.54%) VPN
7 9 (5.88%) DHCP
7 9 (5.88%) IP Telephony
7 9 (5.88%) NAS
8 6 (3.92%) Broadband
8 6 (3.92%) Network Security
8 6 (3.92%) VoIP
9 5 (3.27%) LDAP
10 4 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.96%) Internet
11 3 (1.96%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.96%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.58%) Big Data
4 7 (4.58%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.58%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.61%) MySQL
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (7.84%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.19%) JIRA
3 7 (4.58%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.58%) Subversion
4 3 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (15.03%) Finance
2 17 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.80%) Legal
4 5 (3.27%) Games
5 2 (1.31%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (19.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (18.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (14.38%) Analyst
4 16 (10.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 16 (10.46%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (10.46%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (9.15%) Administrator
5 14 (9.15%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (9.15%) Server Engineer
6 13 (8.50%) IT Engineer
7 12 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (7.19%) AWS Engineer
8 11 (7.19%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (6.54%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 10 (6.54%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.54%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.88%) Consultant
10 9 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
10 9 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.26%) .NET
2 7 (4.58%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (4.58%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (4.58%) Web Services
3 4 (2.61%) Middleware
4 2 (1.31%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.07%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.42%) iPad
3 11 (7.19%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (7.19%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.27%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.27%) PKI
5 4 (2.61%) Celerra
5 4 (2.61%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.61%) iPhone
6 3 (1.96%) IBM XIV
6 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.31%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.31%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.31%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 136 (88.89%) Windows
2 84 (54.90%) Windows Server
3 71 (46.41%) Linux
4 59 (38.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (31.37%) Unix
6 45 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (12.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (6.54%) Solaris
10 6 (3.92%) Windows 7
11 5 (3.27%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (3.27%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.96%) Debian
13 2 (1.31%) AIX
13 2 (1.31%) CentOS
13 2 (1.31%) HPUX
13 2 (1.31%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (37.91%) ITIL
2 41 (26.80%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (20.92%) DevOps
4 27 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (16.99%) Configuration Management
5 26 (16.99%) Scrum
5 26 (16.99%) Server Virtualisation
6 25 (16.34%) DSDM
6 25 (16.34%) OWASP
6 25 (16.34%) RUP
7 17 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 14 (9.15%) High Availability
9 12 (7.84%) Network Architecture
9 12 (7.84%) Project Management
10 10 (6.54%) Performance Management
11 9 (5.88%) Information Security
12 8 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.58%) BCP
14 5 (3.27%) Business Continuity
14 5 (3.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.18%) SQL
2 32 (20.92%) Bash Shell
2 32 (20.92%) Python
2 32 (20.92%) Ruby
3 25 (16.34%) Shell Script
4 21 (13.73%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.92%) Perl
6 2 (1.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (15.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.88%) CCDE
3 9 (5.88%) CCIE
3 9 (5.88%) CCNP
3 9 (5.88%) CCSP
3 9 (5.88%) Degree
4 5 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) CCNA
5 3 (1.96%) MCSE
5 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.96%) NCDA
6 2 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.31%) MCSA
6 2 (1.31%) NCIE
6 2 (1.31%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) SLA
2 4 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (49.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (43.14%) Active Directory
3 33 (21.57%) XenServer
4 30 (19.61%) Xen
5 16 (10.46%) XenApp
6 15 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (7.84%) Hyper-V
7 12 (7.84%) XenDesktop
8 11 (7.19%) vCloud
9 7 (4.58%) VMware ESX
10 6 (3.92%) Terminal Services
11 5 (3.27%) KVM
11 5 (3.27%) VMware Server
12 4 (2.61%) Docker
13 3 (1.96%) Firmware
14 2 (1.31%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (30.07%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (29.41%) Puppet
3 25 (16.34%) Cobbler
3 25 (16.34%) Tivoli
4 19 (12.42%) Salt
5 17 (11.11%) Ansible
6 15 (9.80%) SCCM
7 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 10 (6.54%) SCOM
8 7 (4.58%) Nagios
9 4 (2.61%) Cacti
9 4 (2.61%) Grafana
9 4 (2.61%) Graphite
9 4 (2.61%) Opsview
10 3 (1.96%) Munin
10 3 (1.96%) OpenNMS
10 3 (1.96%) Zenoss
11 2 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (1.31%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (1.31%) yum
Vendors
1 106 (69.28%) VMware
2 90 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 49 (32.03%) Cisco
4 45 (29.41%) HP
5 42 (27.45%) Oracle
6 30 (19.61%) Citrix
7 26 (16.99%) Avaya
7 26 (16.99%) Red Hat
8 25 (16.34%) EnterpriseDB
9 23 (15.03%) NetApp
10 17 (11.11%) EMC
11 16 (10.46%) Dell
12 11 (7.19%) F5
13 8 (5.23%) Symantec
13 8 (5.23%) Veeam
14 7 (4.58%) 3PAR
15 5 (3.27%) Brocade
15 5 (3.27%) IBM
15 5 (3.27%) Isilon
16 3 (1.96%) Sun
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