Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 90 58
Rank change year-on-year +1 -32 +34
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 22 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.36% 1.57% 3.76%
As % of the System Software category 3.10% 12.72% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 53
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -16.00% -34.78%
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,750 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -4.12% +10.39% -8.33%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 129 173 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.63% 12.38% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 123 141 213
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £19,700 £20,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,500 £47,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in South Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in South Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in South Yorkshire

vSphere
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster +4 2 £35,000 +34.62%
Sheffield -5 2 £57,500 +82.54% 1
vSphere
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) DSDM
1 1 (25.00%) RUP
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle