The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 48 52
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.86% 1.98% 3.20%
As % of the System Software category 20.93% 16.95% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 17
Median salary £57,500 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.34% +15.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 43 59 79
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 8.87% 11.68% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36 51 70
Median salary £39,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.80% -21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,500 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

vSphere
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 25 (89.29%) SQL
1 25 (89.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (71.43%) XenServer
2 20 (71.43%) EnterpriseDB
2 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 20 (71.43%) Puppet
2 20 (71.43%) Cobbler
2 20 (71.43%) OpenStack
2 20 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (71.43%) CloudStack
2 20 (71.43%) DevOps
2 20 (71.43%) Oracle
2 20 (71.43%) Unix
2 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) RUP
2 20 (71.43%) DSDM
2 20 (71.43%) Python
2 20 (71.43%) Tivoli
2 20 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 20 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 20 (71.43%) Scrum
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Ruby
2 20 (71.43%) Xen
2 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (60.71%) AWS Certification
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) Firewall
6 8 (28.57%) VMware
6 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 20 (71.43%) CloudStack
1 20 (71.43%) OpenStack
2 8 (28.57%) IIS
3 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.71%) JBoss
4 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
4 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (89.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Office 365
3 5 (17.86%) PaaS
3 5 (17.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) NAS
2 7 (25.00%) SAN
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
1 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (17.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (60.71%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
1 5 (17.86%) Biotechnology
1 5 (17.86%) EMC VNX
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
1 20 (71.43%) Unix
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (71.43%) DevOps
1 20 (71.43%) DSDM
1 20 (71.43%) RUP
1 20 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
2 5 (17.86%) Network Management
2 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) Auto-Scaling
3 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) OWASP
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Change Control
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 20 (71.43%) Python
2 20 (71.43%) Ruby
2 20 (71.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) AWS Certification
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Xen
1 20 (71.43%) XenServer
2 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.57%) vCloud
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (71.43%) Cobbler
1 20 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (71.43%) Puppet
1 20 (71.43%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.71%) Ansible
2 3 (10.71%) Terraform
3 2 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) EnterpriseDB
1 20 (71.43%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) EMC
4 5 (17.86%) SonicWALL
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix