Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 50 36
Rank change year-on-year -42 -14 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 126 266 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.62% 5.17% 6.02%
As % of the System Software category 18.50% 36.84% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 116 209 283
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,800 £24,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% - +2.67%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 681 722 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.16% 14.02% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 580 589 611
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,050 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Leeds.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Leeds over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 126 (100.00%) VMware
2 101 (80.16%) Active Directory
3 98 (77.78%) Windows
4 90 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 76 (60.32%) Windows Server
6 47 (37.30%) Microsoft Azure
7 45 (35.71%) Linux
8 44 (34.92%) MS Exchange
9 39 (30.95%) DNS
10 38 (30.16%) ITIL
10 38 (30.16%) Exchange Server 2013
11 35 (27.78%) Hyper-V
12 30 (23.81%) PowerShell
13 29 (23.02%) Data Centre
14 27 (21.43%) DHCP
14 27 (21.43%) DevOps
15 25 (19.84%) Firewall
15 25 (19.84%) Citrix
15 25 (19.84%) SQL Server
15 25 (19.84%) Exchange Server 2007
15 25 (19.84%) VMware ESXi
16 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 24 (19.05%) Cisco
16 24 (19.05%) Coaching
17 23 (18.25%) Office 365
17 23 (18.25%) TCP/IP
17 23 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
17 23 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (17.46%) Microsoft Office
19 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (34.92%) MS Exchange
2 38 (30.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (19.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (15.87%) SharePoint
5 19 (15.08%) Skype for Business
6 15 (11.90%) IIS
7 10 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.79%) CMS
10 1 (0.79%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.79%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.79%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 47 (37.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (18.25%) Office 365
3 17 (13.49%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (7.14%) IaaS
5 8 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.38%) PaaS
6 3 (2.38%) SaaS
7 2 (1.59%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.95%) DNS
2 27 (21.43%) DHCP
3 25 (19.84%) Firewall
4 23 (18.25%) TCP/IP
5 18 (14.29%) SAN
6 17 (13.49%) VPN
6 17 (13.49%) WAN
7 14 (11.11%) VLAN
8 12 (9.52%) HTTP
8 12 (9.52%) HTTPS
8 12 (9.52%) LAN
9 11 (8.73%) SMTP
10 10 (7.94%) VoIP
11 9 (7.14%) Wireless
12 8 (6.35%) Internet
13 7 (5.56%) IPsec
14 6 (4.76%) MPLS
14 6 (4.76%) Skype
15 5 (3.97%) FTP
15 5 (3.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.94%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.17%) MySQL
5 3 (2.38%) RavenDB
5 3 (2.38%) Redis
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (18.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.76%) MSBuild
2 6 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.38%) JIRA
3 3 (2.38%) Subversion
3 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (14.29%) Marketing
2 16 (12.70%) Finance
3 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.38%) Billing
4 3 (2.38%) Legal
4 3 (2.38%) Military
5 2 (1.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 26 (20.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (15.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 17 (13.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (11.90%) Infrastructure Support
7 14 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (11.11%) IT Support
8 12 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 11 (8.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 11 (8.73%) IT Engineer
10 10 (7.94%) Analyst
10 10 (7.94%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 10 (7.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (7.94%) Team Leader
11 9 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (7.14%) Support Specialist
12 8 (6.35%) Azure Engineer
12 8 (6.35%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) .NET
2 3 (2.38%) Web Services
3 2 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.59%) Lucene
3 2 (1.59%) SOAP
3 2 (1.59%) WSDL
3 2 (1.59%) XML
4 1 (0.79%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.02%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.52%) Replication
3 8 (6.35%) PKI
4 7 (5.56%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.97%) Clustering
5 5 (3.97%) e-Learning
6 4 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.38%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.38%) HP Storage
7 3 (2.38%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.38%) User Experience
8 2 (1.59%) Handset
9 1 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 98 (77.78%) Windows
2 76 (60.32%) Windows Server
3 45 (35.71%) Linux
4 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.97%) Unix
7 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.59%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.59%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.16%) ITIL
2 27 (21.43%) DevOps
3 24 (19.05%) Coaching
4 18 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 16 (12.70%) Performance Management
6 15 (11.90%) Mentoring
7 14 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (11.11%) High Availability
8 10 (7.94%) Commercial Awareness
8 10 (7.94%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 10 (7.94%) Migration
9 9 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.35%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (6.35%) Patch Management
10 8 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (6.35%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 17 (13.49%) SQL
3 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.17%) Python
3 4 (3.17%) Ruby
3 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.79%) C
4 1 (0.79%) C#
4 1 (0.79%) C++
4 1 (0.79%) Java
4 1 (0.79%) Perl
4 1 (0.79%) PHP
4 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (10.32%) CCNA
3 9 (7.14%) Degree
4 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (3.97%) MCSA
6 5 (3.97%) MCSE
6 5 (3.97%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.17%) CCNP
7 4 (3.17%) MCP
8 3 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.59%) CCDA
9 2 (1.59%) CCIP
9 2 (1.59%) CCSP
10 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.79%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.11%) SLA
2 8 (6.35%) GDPR
3 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (80.16%) Active Directory
2 35 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 25 (19.84%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (14.29%) XenApp
5 16 (12.70%) Virtual Servers
6 13 (10.32%) vSphere
6 13 (10.32%) XenDesktop
7 12 (9.52%) XenServer
8 8 (6.35%) Firmware
8 8 (6.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (3.97%) Docker
11 4 (3.17%) KVM
12 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (13.49%) WSUS
2 16 (12.70%) vCenter Server
3 10 (7.94%) SCCM
4 8 (6.35%) NetBackup
5 7 (5.56%) Ansible
5 7 (5.56%) Backup Exec
5 7 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.56%) Puppet
6 6 (4.76%) SmoothWall
7 5 (3.97%) SCOM
8 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (3.17%) ServiceCenter
9 3 (2.38%) SCOrch
10 2 (1.59%) AirWatch
10 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.79%) CASB
11 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 126 (100.00%) VMware
2 90 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 25 (19.84%) Citrix
4 24 (19.05%) Cisco
5 14 (11.11%) HP
6 12 (9.52%) NetApp
7 9 (7.14%) Dell
8 8 (6.35%) Capita
8 8 (6.35%) F5
9 7 (5.56%) Symantec
9 7 (5.56%) Veeam
10 6 (4.76%) Oracle
11 5 (3.97%) EMC
11 5 (3.97%) SonicWALL
11 5 (3.97%) WatchGuard
12 4 (3.17%) CommVault
13 3 (2.38%) Palo Alto
13 3 (2.38%) Xerox
14 2 (1.59%) Apple
14 2 (1.59%) Avaya