Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 189 258 203
Rank change year-on-year +69 -55 -27
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 16 42 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.56% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 2.17% 3.00% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 112
Median annual salary £60,000 £33,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.45% -16.88% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,625 £33,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £48,750 £63,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 739 1,401 1,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.05% 18.71% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 641 1,261 1,068
Median annual salary £46,500 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% +2.63% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing vSphere in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for vSphere in Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing vSphere in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Yorkshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
West Yorkshire +39 12 £60,000 +80.45%
North Yorkshire +74 4 £37,000 +17.46% 1
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (43.75%) Strategic Roadmap
4 7 (43.75%) AWS
4 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
5 6 (37.50%) vCenter Server
5 6 (37.50%) VMware NSX
5 6 (37.50%) Azure
5 6 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (37.50%) Storage Management
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Active Directory

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Fuse
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) AWS
2 6 (37.50%) Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (12.50%) GCP
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 2 (12.50%) DbUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) jMock
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Mockito
2 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Platform Manager
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 2 (12.50%) PowerMock
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (43.75%) Strategic Roadmap
2 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 6 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (37.50%) Storage Management
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) VMware NSX
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (6.25%) vCloud
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) vCenter Server
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (12.50%) Packer
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Terraform
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Dynatrace
4 2 (12.50%) Google
4 2 (12.50%) Splunk
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Zerto