Period
to 21 May 2019

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 6 months to 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 168 119
Rank change year-on-year +6 -49 +48
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 50 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.42% 1.05% 2.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.40% 8.26% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 47 104
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £20,750 £32,800 £35,500
90th Percentile £48,375 £64,100 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £33,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.88% -11.11% +5.88%

vSphere 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 541 605 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 17.46% 12.76% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 487 518 539
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £42,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.58% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,925 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £65,000 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, IT jobs citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) DHCP
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
3 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
4 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (53.85%) Coaching
4 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
4 7 (53.85%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
4 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) IIS
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Legal
5 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
5 6 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement

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 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (53.85%) IIS
1 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
1 7 (53.85%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (46.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Service Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
2 7 (53.85%) Coaching
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (38.46%) Change Control
4 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 5 (38.46%) Data Entry
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Server Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Avaya
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) WatchGuard