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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 117 151
Rank change year-on-year -1 +34  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 36 46 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.43% 1.61% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 9.38% 11.79% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 25
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.49% +11.25%  

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 384 390 344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 15.27% 13.62% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 305 324 286
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 68 (61.26%) Microsoft
2 66 (59.46%) Windows
3 60 (54.05%) XenServer
4 59 (53.15%) Linux
5 57 (51.35%) Unix
6 56 (50.45%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (49.55%) DevOps
8 54 (48.65%) Oracle
8 54 (48.65%) VMware
9 53 (47.75%) Ruby
9 53 (47.75%) SQL
9 53 (47.75%) Python
9 53 (47.75%) CloudStack
9 53 (47.75%) Xen
9 53 (47.75%) Puppet
9 53 (47.75%) OpenStack
10 52 (46.85%) DSDM
10 52 (46.85%) Shell Script
10 52 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (46.85%) Scrum
11 51 (45.95%) Opscode Chef
12 50 (45.05%) ITIL
13 48 (43.24%) EnterpriseDB
14 47 (42.34%) VMware Infrastructure
15 44 (39.64%) Windows Server
16 42 (37.84%) Active Directory
17 38 (34.23%) Firewall
18 37 (33.33%) Configuration Management
19 36 (32.43%) RUP
19 36 (32.43%) Bash Shell

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 53 (47.75%) CloudStack
1 53 (47.75%) OpenStack
2 34 (30.63%) MS Exchange
3 19 (17.12%) JBoss
3 19 (17.12%) WebLogic
3 19 (17.12%) WebSphere
4 15 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (13.51%) SharePoint
5 10 (9.01%) IIS
6 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.70%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (20.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (13.51%) Office 365
4 3 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.80%) IaaS
6 1 (0.90%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 38 (34.23%) Firewall
2 18 (16.22%) SAN
3 15 (13.51%) DNS
4 13 (11.71%) DHCP
5 8 (7.21%) IP Telephony
6 7 (6.31%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.31%) VPN
7 4 (3.60%) LAN
7 4 (3.60%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (3.60%) VoIP
7 4 (3.60%) WAN
8 3 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.70%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.70%) ISDN
8 3 (2.70%) MPLS
8 3 (2.70%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.70%) VLAN
9 2 (1.80%) HTTP
9 2 (1.80%) Internet
9 2 (1.80%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.70%) MySQL
5 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.80%) Redis
5 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 22 (19.82%) TeamCity
3 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (5.41%) Subversion
5 2 (1.80%) Maven
General
1 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.70%) Back Office
2 3 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (44.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (25.23%) Platform Engineer
3 19 (17.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (12.61%) Windows Engineer
5 13 (11.71%) VMware Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) Analyst
6 11 (9.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) SCCM Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) AWS DevOps
10 4 (3.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (3.60%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.23%) .NET
2 4 (3.60%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.21%) iPad
2 8 (7.21%) iPhone
3 4 (3.60%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (2.70%) Clustering
4 3 (2.70%) GPGPU
4 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.70%) PKI
5 2 (1.80%) Celerra
5 2 (1.80%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.80%) Replication
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 66 (59.46%) Windows
2 59 (53.15%) Linux
3 57 (51.35%) Unix
4 44 (39.64%) Windows Server
5 22 (19.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (7.21%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.70%) CentOS
9 3 (2.70%) Debian
9 3 (2.70%) HPUX
9 3 (2.70%) Solaris
9 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (50.45%) Continuous Integration
2 55 (49.55%) DevOps
3 52 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (46.85%) DSDM
3 52 (46.85%) Scrum
4 50 (45.05%) ITIL
5 37 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 36 (32.43%) RUP
7 24 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (12.61%) Server Virtualisation
8 14 (12.61%) Service Management
9 12 (10.81%) Server Building
10 9 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (8.11%) Migration
11 7 (6.31%) OWASP
12 6 (5.41%) Auto-Scaling
12 6 (5.41%) Change Control
12 6 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.75%) Python
1 53 (47.75%) Ruby
1 53 (47.75%) SQL
2 52 (46.85%) Shell Script
3 36 (32.43%) Bash Shell
4 27 (24.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (7.21%) Degree
3 7 (6.31%) MCSE
3 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.41%) CCNA
4 6 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.60%) CCNP
6 3 (2.70%) MCITP
6 3 (2.70%) MCP
6 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.70%) VCAP
7 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.80%) VCP5
7 2 (1.80%) VCP6
8 1 (0.90%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.90%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (54.05%) XenServer
2 53 (47.75%) Xen
3 47 (42.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (37.84%) Active Directory
5 15 (13.51%) Hyper-V
5 15 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (13.51%) XenApp
6 11 (9.91%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.60%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.70%) GPFS
9 2 (1.80%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.90%) KVM
10 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 53 (47.75%) Puppet
2 51 (45.95%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (31.53%) Tivoli
4 34 (30.63%) Cobbler
5 24 (21.62%) Ansible
6 19 (17.12%) SCCM
7 15 (13.51%) SCOM
8 6 (5.41%) Terraform
9 4 (3.60%) vCenter Server
10 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (2.70%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (1.80%) WMI
12 1 (0.90%) PowerCLI
12 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (61.26%) Microsoft
2 54 (48.65%) Oracle
2 54 (48.65%) VMware
3 48 (43.24%) EnterpriseDB
4 27 (24.32%) Cisco
5 25 (22.52%) Red Hat
6 24 (21.62%) Citrix
7 15 (13.51%) HP
8 10 (9.01%) NetApp
9 7 (6.31%) Avaya
10 6 (5.41%) CommVault
10 6 (5.41%) EMC
11 5 (4.50%) 3PAR
11 5 (4.50%) Dell
12 3 (2.70%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (2.70%) Google
12 3 (2.70%) Huawei
12 3 (2.70%) IBM
12 3 (2.70%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (2.70%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago