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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 28 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.22% 0.70% -
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £46,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.36% -  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% -5.88%  

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 Wakefield with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 42 49 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 31.11% 34.51% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 44
Median salary £37,000 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
1 11 (100.00%) SCOM
2 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) vMotion
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) SLA
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) LAN
5 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) HP Storage
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (36.36%) Server Building
7 4 (36.36%) DHCP
7 4 (36.36%) DNS
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) MCSE
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification

vSphere
Top Related 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) HP Storage
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) BCP
3 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware ESX
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
1 11 (100.00%) SCOM
2 9 (81.82%) vMotion
3 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix