Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 75 91
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 -48
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 93 159 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.49% 3.50% 2.95%
As % of the System Software category 20.85% 20.81% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 78 154 190
Median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,875 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +29.77% -18.13% +3.90%

VMware Infrastructure 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 446 764 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.72% 16.81% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 383 692 794
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,850 £23,045 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £63,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in West Yorkshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 6 July 2020. 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
Leeds -1 55 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Wakefield +10 17 £37,500 +3.45%
Bradford +17 14 £29,500 -11.94% 2
Huddersfield +17 5 £30,500 -12.86%
Halifax +18 1 £27,500 -31.25%
VMware Infrastructure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 93 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (51.61%) Windows
3 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
4 40 (43.01%) Windows Server
5 34 (36.56%) Azure
6 32 (34.41%) Data Centre
7 31 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (33.33%) Firewall
7 31 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 30 (32.26%) MCSE
9 29 (31.18%) Active Directory
9 29 (31.18%) Cisco
10 28 (30.11%) Office 365
11 26 (27.96%) Hyper-V
11 26 (27.96%) WAN
12 24 (25.81%) MCSA
13 21 (22.58%) Linux
13 21 (22.58%) SAN
13 21 (22.58%) AWS
14 20 (21.51%) LAN
14 20 (21.51%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (18.28%) VPN
16 17 (18.28%) Wireless
17 16 (17.20%) SQL
17 16 (17.20%) ITIL
17 16 (17.20%) Ansible
18 15 (16.13%) DNS
18 15 (16.13%) CCNA
19 14 (15.05%) Retail

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 11 (11.83%) Confluence
1 11 (11.83%) OpenStack
2 10 (10.75%) IIS
3 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (8.60%) MS Exchange
5 7 (7.53%) Skype for Business
6 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Fuse
7 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (36.56%) Azure
2 28 (30.11%) Office 365
3 21 (22.58%) AWS
4 4 (4.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.08%) Dropbox
6 1 (1.08%) GCP
6 1 (1.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 31 (33.33%) Firewall
2 26 (27.96%) WAN
3 21 (22.58%) SAN
4 20 (21.51%) LAN
5 17 (18.28%) VPN
5 17 (18.28%) Wireless
6 15 (16.13%) DNS
7 13 (13.98%) DHCP
7 13 (13.98%) IP Telephony
7 13 (13.98%) VoIP
8 7 (7.53%) MPLS
8 7 (7.53%) SSL
8 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
9 6 (6.45%) Internet
10 4 (4.30%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (4.30%) PBX
10 4 (4.30%) SMPP
10 4 (4.30%) SMS
11 3 (3.23%) Network Security
11 3 (3.23%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) MariaDB
1 11 (11.83%) MySQL
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (11.83%) Bitbucket
2 11 (11.83%) JIRA
3 7 (7.53%) Vagrant
4 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.15%) DbUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.15%) jMock
6 2 (2.15%) JUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Maven
6 2 (2.15%) Mockito
6 2 (2.15%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (15.05%) Retail
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 6 (6.45%) Marketing
4 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (24.73%) Administrator
2 23 (24.73%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (20.43%) IT Engineer
4 17 (18.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (16.13%) IT Support
5 15 (16.13%) Support Engineer
6 14 (15.05%) IT Support Engineer
7 13 (13.98%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (12.90%) IT Administrator
8 12 (12.90%) IT Systems Administrator
8 12 (12.90%) Network Administrator
9 11 (11.83%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (11.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (10.75%) Technical Engineer
11 9 (9.68%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (8.60%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (8.60%) Operations Engineer
13 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.90%) YAML
2 11 (11.83%) LAMP
3 7 (7.53%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (5.38%) XML
5 3 (3.23%) .NET
5 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.23%) HTML
5 3 (3.23%) XML Schema
6 2 (2.15%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.15%) J2EE
6 2 (2.15%) PowerMock
6 2 (2.15%) REST
6 2 (2.15%) RESTful
6 2 (2.15%) SOAP
6 2 (2.15%) Spring
6 2 (2.15%) Web Services
7 1 (1.08%) COM
7 1 (1.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.41%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (51.61%) Windows
2 40 (43.01%) Windows Server
3 21 (22.58%) Linux
4 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.90%) Windows 10
6 11 (11.83%) CentOS
6 11 (11.83%) FreeBSD
6 11 (11.83%) FreeNAS
6 11 (11.83%) Ubuntu
7 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.30%) Debian
9 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (2.15%) Unix
11 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (21.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (17.20%) ITIL
4 14 (15.05%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (15.05%) Tech Ops
5 12 (12.90%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 12 (12.90%) Facilities Management
5 12 (12.90%) Network Architecture
6 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Management
6 11 (11.83%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (9.68%) Network Virtualisation
8 8 (8.60%) Capacity Management
8 8 (8.60%) Proactive Maintenance
8 8 (8.60%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (7.53%) Patch Management
9 7 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) SQL
2 14 (15.05%) Bash Shell
3 13 (13.98%) Python
4 11 (11.83%) PHP
5 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.23%) C#
7 2 (2.15%) Java
7 2 (2.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (32.26%) MCSE
3 24 (25.81%) MCSA
4 18 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (16.13%) CCNA
6 8 (8.60%) MCP
7 6 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (5.38%) DBS Check
9 3 (3.23%) CCIE
9 3 (3.23%) CITP
10 2 (2.15%) CCNP
11 1 (1.08%) CCA
11 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.30%) NIST
3 3 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (31.18%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.96%) Hyper-V
3 13 (13.98%) Docker
3 13 (13.98%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (11.83%) KVM
5 9 (9.68%) vSphere
6 7 (7.53%) XenApp
7 6 (6.45%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 6 (6.45%) VMware NSX
8 5 (5.38%) VMware Server
9 4 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (4.30%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (17.20%) Ansible
2 12 (12.90%) Puppet
3 11 (11.83%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (11.83%) Proxmox
4 8 (8.60%) WSUS
5 6 (6.45%) Backup Exec
5 6 (6.45%) vCenter Server
6 5 (5.38%) Terraform
7 4 (4.30%) Grafana
7 4 (4.30%) ZABBIX
8 2 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (2.15%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.15%) SCCM
9 1 (1.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
3 29 (31.18%) Cisco
4 12 (12.90%) Citrix
5 11 (11.83%) Aruba
5 11 (11.83%) Atlassian
5 11 (11.83%) Percona
5 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
5 11 (11.83%) SaltStack
5 11 (11.83%) Veeam
6 8 (8.60%) Dell
6 8 (8.60%) HP
7 7 (7.53%) EqualLogic
8 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.38%) Meraki
9 5 (5.38%) Symantec
9 5 (5.38%) Zerto
10 4 (4.30%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (4.30%) NETGEAR
10 4 (4.30%) Ruckus Wireless