Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 36 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +10
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.85% 2.51% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 10.29% 12.07% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +88.89% -36.62%
10th Percentile £28,500 £36,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £23,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -4.19%

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 Wakefield with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 68 58 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 27.64% 20.79% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 39
Wakefield median annual salary £32,250 £32,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.77% +47.73% -2.22%
10th Percentile £19,150 £20,750 £18,500
90th Percentile £48,625 £43,750 £42,650
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Wakefield

vSphere
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Wakefield

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

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

Salary histogram for vSphere in Wakefield

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 Wakefield region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Veeam
5 3 (42.86%) Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Dell
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (28.57%) ITSM
6 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) HP Storage
3 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Brocade
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp