The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 130 143
Rank change year-on-year +45 +13  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 73 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.83% 1.42% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 23.03% 13.02% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 62 45 32
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,775 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 317 361 427
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.30% 10.93% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 263 280 338
Median salary £40,500 £39,000 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% +9.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Leeds

vSphere
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Leeds

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Leeds over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 89 (68.46%) Microsoft
2 86 (66.15%) Windows
3 73 (56.15%) Linux
4 71 (54.62%) XenServer
5 65 (50.00%) Oracle
5 65 (50.00%) VMware
6 64 (49.23%) Unix
6 64 (49.23%) Xen
6 64 (49.23%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (49.23%) OpenStack
6 64 (49.23%) CloudStack
7 63 (48.46%) DevOps
7 63 (48.46%) Puppet
7 63 (48.46%) SQL
7 63 (48.46%) Python
7 63 (48.46%) Ruby
8 62 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (47.69%) Scrum
8 62 (47.69%) DSDM
8 62 (47.69%) Shell Script
9 61 (46.92%) Opscode Chef
10 58 (44.62%) EnterpriseDB
10 58 (44.62%) ITIL
11 56 (43.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 55 (42.31%) Firewall
13 48 (36.92%) Windows Server
14 43 (33.08%) Active Directory
14 43 (33.08%) Amazon AWS
15 40 (30.77%) .NET
16 39 (30.00%) SQL Server

vSphere
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 64 (49.23%) CloudStack
1 64 (49.23%) OpenStack
2 38 (29.23%) MS Exchange
3 33 (25.38%) JBoss
3 33 (25.38%) WebLogic
3 33 (25.38%) WebSphere
4 23 (17.69%) SharePoint
5 11 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (5.38%) IIS
7 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.54%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (22.31%) MS Office
2 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 43 (33.08%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (22.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (17.69%) Office 365
4 3 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.54%) IaaS
6 1 (0.77%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (42.31%) Firewall
2 16 (12.31%) SAN
3 15 (11.54%) DNS
4 13 (10.00%) DHCP
5 8 (6.15%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.38%) IP Telephony
7 6 (4.62%) VPN
8 5 (3.85%) WAN
9 4 (3.08%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.08%) LAN
9 4 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (3.08%) VLAN
10 3 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.31%) MPLS
10 3 (2.31%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.31%) Network Security
10 3 (2.31%) Wireless
11 2 (1.54%) Internet
11 2 (1.54%) ISDN
11 2 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.08%) MySQL
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.54%) Redis
6 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 33 (25.38%) TeamCity
3 9 (6.92%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.38%) Subversion
5 4 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.31%) Back Office
3 1 (0.77%) Finance
3 1 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (45.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (19.23%) Windows Engineer
3 24 (18.46%) Platform Engineer
4 18 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (13.85%) VMware Engineer
5 13 (10.00%) Analyst
6 11 (8.46%) SCCM Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (3.08%) Architect
10 4 (3.08%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (3.08%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.08%) Web Services
3 1 (0.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.38%) iPad
2 7 (5.38%) iPhone
3 4 (3.08%) GPGPU
3 4 (3.08%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (2.31%) Celerra
4 3 (2.31%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.54%) PKI
5 2 (1.54%) Replication
6 1 (0.77%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.77%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 86 (66.15%) Windows
2 73 (56.15%) Linux
3 64 (49.23%) Unix
4 48 (36.92%) Windows Server
5 33 (25.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.38%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.08%) CentOS
10 4 (3.08%) Debian
10 4 (3.08%) Solaris
10 4 (3.08%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.77%) AIX
11 1 (0.77%) HPUX
11 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.23%) Continuous Integration
2 63 (48.46%) DevOps
3 62 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (47.69%) DSDM
3 62 (47.69%) Scrum
4 58 (44.62%) ITIL
5 39 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 36 (27.69%) RUP
7 34 (26.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (16.15%) Server Building
9 13 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
10 11 (8.46%) OWASP
11 10 (7.69%) Migration
12 8 (6.15%) Service Management
13 7 (5.38%) Auto-Scaling
13 7 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (4.62%) Service Delivery
15 5 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
16 4 (3.08%) Biology
16 4 (3.08%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.46%) Python
1 63 (48.46%) Ruby
1 63 (48.46%) SQL
2 62 (47.69%) Shell Script
3 36 (27.69%) Bash Shell
3 36 (27.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (5.38%) CCNA
2 7 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.38%) Degree
3 5 (3.85%) MCSE
3 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.08%) CCNP
5 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.31%) MCITP
5 3 (2.31%) VCAP
5 3 (2.31%) VCP5
5 3 (2.31%) VCP6
6 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.77%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.77%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (54.62%) XenServer
2 64 (49.23%) Xen
3 56 (43.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (33.08%) Active Directory
5 24 (18.46%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (12.31%) Hyper-V
7 14 (10.77%) XenApp
8 7 (5.38%) XenDesktop
9 4 (3.08%) GPFS
10 3 (2.31%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.54%) KVM
12 1 (0.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 63 (48.46%) Puppet
2 61 (46.92%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (26.92%) Ansible
3 35 (26.92%) Tivoli
4 34 (26.15%) Cobbler
5 27 (20.77%) SCCM
6 21 (16.15%) SCOM
7 7 (5.38%) Terraform
8 4 (3.08%) PowerCLI
9 2 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (68.46%) Microsoft
2 65 (50.00%) Oracle
2 65 (50.00%) VMware
3 58 (44.62%) EnterpriseDB
4 37 (28.46%) Red Hat
5 22 (16.92%) Cisco
5 22 (16.92%) Citrix
6 14 (10.77%) HP
7 10 (7.69%) NetApp
8 8 (6.15%) EMC
9 7 (5.38%) Avaya
10 6 (4.62%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.08%) IBM
12 3 (2.31%) CommVault
12 3 (2.31%) Dell
12 3 (2.31%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (2.31%) Google
12 3 (2.31%) Nimble Storage
13 2 (1.54%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.77%) Intel Security
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday