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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 29
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield - 0.63% 1.61%
As % of the System Software category - 2.50% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £20,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 29 40 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 29.90% 25.00% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 25
Median salary £32,500 £36,500 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.95% +64.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) vMotion
3 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (25.00%) CMDB
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Server Building
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP