The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 162 173
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 49 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.40% 1.24% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 9.37% 8.89% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 43
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,625 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.76% +10.54%  
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £48,750 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 523 540 458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 14.93% 13.91% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 831 819 773
West Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.04%  
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,625
% change year-on-year - +2.38%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in West Yorkshire

vSphere
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 vSphere within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 36 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Pontefract - 12 £28,500 - 1
Bradford +6 1 £42,500 -10.52%
vSphere
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 84 (64.12%) Windows
2 75 (57.25%) VMware
3 73 (55.73%) Microsoft
4 67 (51.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 61 (46.56%) Windows Server
6 60 (45.80%) Active Directory
7 59 (45.04%) Linux
7 59 (45.04%) XenServer
8 57 (43.51%) ITIL
8 57 (43.51%) Unix
9 56 (42.75%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (41.22%) DevOps
11 53 (40.46%) Oracle
11 53 (40.46%) SQL
12 52 (39.69%) Python
12 52 (39.69%) Puppet
12 52 (39.69%) OpenStack
12 52 (39.69%) CloudStack
12 52 (39.69%) Ruby
12 52 (39.69%) Xen
13 51 (38.93%) Opscode Chef
13 51 (38.93%) DSDM
13 51 (38.93%) Shell Script
13 51 (38.93%) Scrum
13 51 (38.93%) Firewall
13 51 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
14 48 (36.64%) EnterpriseDB
15 43 (32.82%) SQL Server
16 40 (30.53%) MS Exchange
17 38 (29.01%) Cisco

vSphere
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 52 (39.69%) CloudStack
1 52 (39.69%) OpenStack
2 40 (30.53%) MS Exchange
3 19 (14.50%) JBoss
3 19 (14.50%) WebLogic
3 19 (14.50%) WebSphere
4 16 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (11.45%) SharePoint
6 10 (7.63%) IIS
7 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.29%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.29%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (18.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (24.43%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (11.45%) Office 365
4 2 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.76%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (38.93%) Firewall
2 25 (19.08%) DNS
3 24 (18.32%) DHCP
4 20 (15.27%) SAN
5 15 (11.45%) VLAN
6 14 (10.69%) VoIP
7 11 (8.40%) Internet
8 8 (6.11%) IP Telephony
8 8 (6.11%) TCP/IP
9 7 (5.34%) VPN
10 4 (3.05%) LAN
10 4 (3.05%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (3.05%) WAN
11 3 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.29%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.29%) ISDN
11 3 (2.29%) MPLS
11 3 (2.29%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (1.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.53%) MySQL
5 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.76%) Redis
6 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (17.56%) Jenkins
2 22 (16.79%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.34%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.58%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (4.58%) Subversion
5 1 (0.76%) Maven
General
1 8 (6.11%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.29%) Back Office
3 3 (2.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (37.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (21.37%) Platform Engineer
3 20 (15.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (12.98%) Analyst
5 14 (10.69%) VMware Engineer
5 14 (10.69%) Windows Engineer
6 13 (9.92%) IT Support
7 11 (8.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) IT Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) IT Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Senior IT Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Senior IT Support
8 7 (5.34%) Senior Support Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (5.34%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 6 (4.58%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.37%) .NET
2 4 (3.05%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.40%) Replication
3 8 (6.11%) iPad
3 8 (6.11%) iPhone
4 4 (3.05%) HP Storage
4 4 (3.05%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (2.29%) Clustering
5 3 (2.29%) GPGPU
5 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.29%) PKI
6 2 (1.53%) Celerra
6 2 (1.53%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.53%) CMDB
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 84 (64.12%) Windows
2 61 (46.56%) Windows Server
3 59 (45.04%) Linux
4 57 (43.51%) Unix
5 37 (28.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (28.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (17.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (16.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (8.40%) Windows 10
8 11 (8.40%) Windows 8
8 11 (8.40%) Windows XP
9 8 (6.11%) Windows 7
10 7 (5.34%) HPUX
11 3 (2.29%) CentOS
11 3 (2.29%) Debian
11 3 (2.29%) Solaris
11 3 (2.29%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (43.51%) ITIL
2 56 (42.75%) Continuous Integration
3 54 (41.22%) DevOps
4 51 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (38.93%) DSDM
4 51 (38.93%) Scrum
5 36 (27.48%) Configuration Management
6 35 (26.72%) RUP
7 24 (18.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (13.74%) Service Management
9 14 (10.69%) Server Virtualisation
10 13 (9.92%) Server Building
11 12 (9.16%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (9.16%) Mobile Device Management
11 12 (9.16%) Project Management
12 10 (7.63%) ERP
12 10 (7.63%) Migration
13 9 (6.87%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (6.87%) Coaching
14 7 (5.34%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 53 (40.46%) SQL
2 52 (39.69%) Python
2 52 (39.69%) Ruby
3 51 (38.93%) Shell Script
4 35 (26.72%) Bash Shell
5 27 (20.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (11.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (6.87%) MCSE
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.11%) Degree
4 6 (4.58%) CCNA
4 6 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.05%) CCNP
6 3 (2.29%) MCITP
6 3 (2.29%) MCP
6 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.29%) VCAP
7 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.53%) VCP5
7 2 (1.53%) VCP6
8 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 67 (51.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (45.80%) Active Directory
3 59 (45.04%) XenServer
4 52 (39.69%) Xen
5 30 (22.90%) Hyper-V
6 16 (12.21%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (11.45%) XenApp
8 11 (8.40%) XenDesktop
9 4 (3.05%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (3.05%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.29%) GPFS
11 1 (0.76%) KVM
11 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 52 (39.69%) Puppet
2 51 (38.93%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (26.72%) Tivoli
4 34 (25.95%) Cobbler
5 23 (17.56%) Ansible
5 23 (17.56%) SCCM
6 19 (14.50%) SCOM
7 6 (4.58%) Terraform
8 4 (3.05%) vCenter Server
9 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (2.29%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (1.53%) WMI
11 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.76%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.76%) vMotion
11 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (57.25%) VMware
2 73 (55.73%) Microsoft
3 53 (40.46%) Oracle
4 48 (36.64%) EnterpriseDB
5 38 (29.01%) Cisco
6 26 (19.85%) Citrix
7 25 (19.08%) Red Hat
8 21 (16.03%) HP
9 13 (9.92%) Veeam
10 10 (7.63%) MobileIron
10 10 (7.63%) NetApp
11 7 (5.34%) Avaya
12 6 (4.58%) CommVault
12 6 (4.58%) EMC
13 5 (3.82%) 3PAR
13 5 (3.82%) Dell
14 3 (2.29%) Dell Compellent
14 3 (2.29%) Huawei
14 3 (2.29%) IBM
14 3 (2.29%) Nimble Storage
Leeds, Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Pontefract
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago