Period
to 20 January 2019

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 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 161 152
Rank change year-on-year -43 -9 +33
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 21 94 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.44% 1.42% 1.69%
As % of the System Software category 2.80% 11.07% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 100 112
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £28,950 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,000 £69,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 751 849 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.79% 12.80% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 679 748 832
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £22,700 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%

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 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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 -9 20 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Halifax - 1 £32,500 - 2
vSphere
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 11 (52.38%) DNS
4 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) Unix
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (38.10%) ITIL
7 8 (38.10%) LAN
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) IIS
8 7 (33.33%) Python
8 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 7 (33.33%) Ruby
8 7 (33.33%) CloudStack
8 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
8 7 (33.33%) Cobbler
8 7 (33.33%) OpenStack
8 7 (33.33%) DevOps
8 7 (33.33%) Puppet
9 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 6 (28.57%) Firewall

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 7 (33.33%) CloudStack
1 7 (33.33%) IIS
1 7 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) LAN
3 6 (28.57%) DHCP
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) SAN
6 2 (9.52%) NAS
6 2 (9.52%) Skype
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.76%) VLAN
7 1 (4.76%) VoIP
7 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Project Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Unix
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) Coaching
4 5 (23.81%) Presales
5 4 (19.05%) Change Control
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (19.05%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) Data Entry
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Python
1 7 (33.33%) Ruby
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.52%) Xen
5 2 (9.52%) XenServer
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
2 5 (23.81%) Ansible
2 5 (23.81%) Terraform
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Avaya
5 3 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 2 (9.52%) Apple
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) Aruba
7 1 (4.76%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle