Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 214 167
Rank change year-on-year +4 -47 +32
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 102 126 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.04% 1.13% 1.78%
As % of the System Software category 7.56% 9.02% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 99 119 211
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% -8.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,600 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 1349 1397 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.69% 12.47% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1205 1278
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £19,925 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +12 91 £42,000 -1.18% 4
North Yorkshire +14 9 £36,250 -21.62% 4
South Yorkshire -1 3 £35,000 +11.11%
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 75 (73.53%) VMware
2 64 (62.75%) Windows
3 58 (56.86%) Active Directory
4 50 (49.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 49 (48.04%) Windows Server
6 43 (42.16%) Microsoft
7 39 (38.24%) Cisco
7 39 (38.24%) Linux
7 39 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (36.27%) Firewall
10 34 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 28 (27.45%) SQL Server
12 27 (26.47%) SQL
12 27 (26.47%) HP
13 26 (25.49%) Unix
14 25 (24.51%) DevOps
15 24 (23.53%) Python
15 24 (23.53%) Hyper-V
16 23 (22.55%) DHCP
17 22 (21.57%) Oracle
17 22 (21.57%) ITIL
17 22 (21.57%) Shell Script
17 22 (21.57%) Bash Shell
17 22 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
18 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (20.59%) DNS
19 20 (19.61%) Configuration Management
19 20 (19.61%) XenServer
19 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development

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 34 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 22 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (19.61%) CloudStack
3 20 (19.61%) OpenStack
4 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
5 9 (8.82%) IIS
6 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.94%) SAS
7 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.94%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.96%) Apache
8 2 (1.96%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.86%) Office 365
3 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.98%) IaaS
3 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (36.27%) Firewall
2 23 (22.55%) DHCP
3 21 (20.59%) DNS
4 18 (17.65%) VLAN
5 16 (15.69%) SAN
6 14 (13.73%) VoIP
7 10 (9.80%) TCP/IP
8 9 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (8.82%) iSCSI
9 8 (7.84%) Internet
9 8 (7.84%) SNMP
10 7 (6.86%) WAN
11 6 (5.88%) LAN
11 6 (5.88%) Network Security
12 5 (4.90%) NAS
13 4 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (3.92%) IMAP
13 4 (3.92%) MPLS
13 4 (3.92%) NetScaler
13 4 (3.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.98%) MySQL
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.94%) Ant
2 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.94%) HP UFT
2 3 (2.94%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.94%) Selenium
2 3 (2.94%) SoapUI
2 3 (2.94%) SpecFlow
2 3 (2.94%) TestNG
3 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.96%) Subversion
3 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (9.80%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.92%) Advertising
3 4 (3.92%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Legal
4 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (19.61%) DevOps Engineer
1 20 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 20 (19.61%) Platform Engineer
2 17 (16.67%) Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) IT Engineer
4 12 (11.76%) IT Support
4 12 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (8.82%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Security Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Senior IT Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Senior IT Support
6 8 (7.84%) Security Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Senior Support Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Administrator
7 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) .NET
1 3 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Replication
2 9 (8.82%) Clustering
2 9 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.92%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.94%) PKI
6 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.98%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.98%) New Media
7 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (62.75%) Windows
2 49 (48.04%) Windows Server
3 39 (38.24%) Linux
3 39 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (25.49%) Unix
6 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.80%) Windows 10
7 10 (9.80%) Windows 8
7 10 (9.80%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.92%) Debian
9 4 (3.92%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.96%) HPUX
12 1 (0.98%) Android
12 1 (0.98%) CentOS
12 1 (0.98%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.51%) DevOps
2 22 (21.57%) ITIL
3 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (19.61%) Configuration Management
5 18 (17.65%) DSDM
5 18 (17.65%) RUP
5 18 (17.65%) Scrum
6 13 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (12.75%) Information Security
6 13 (12.75%) Project Management
7 12 (11.76%) Change Control
8 11 (10.78%) Mobile Device Management
8 11 (10.78%) Proactive Monitoring
9 10 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (6.86%) Server Virtualisation
10 7 (6.86%) Service Management
11 6 (5.88%) Change Management
11 6 (5.88%) ERP
11 6 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.47%) SQL
2 24 (23.53%) Python
3 22 (21.57%) Bash Shell
3 22 (21.57%) Shell Script
4 20 (19.61%) Ruby
5 3 (2.94%) F#
5 3 (2.94%) Java
6 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.78%) CCNA
3 8 (7.84%) MCSE
3 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.90%) CCNP
5 4 (3.92%) CCIE
5 4 (3.92%) CEH
5 4 (3.92%) CISA
5 4 (3.92%) CISM
5 4 (3.92%) CISMP
5 4 (3.92%) CISSP
5 4 (3.92%) MCITP
5 4 (3.92%) SANS
5 4 (3.92%) SSCP
5 4 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.96%) Degree
6 2 (1.96%) MCP
6 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) GDPR
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (56.86%) Active Directory
2 50 (49.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 20 (19.61%) XenServer
5 18 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (17.65%) Xen
6 5 (4.90%) XenApp
7 4 (3.92%) BIND 9
7 4 (3.92%) Docker
7 4 (3.92%) KVM
7 4 (3.92%) NFS
7 4 (3.92%) Samba
7 4 (3.92%) Sendmail
7 4 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (3.92%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.96%) iptables
8 2 (1.96%) Varnish
8 2 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.98%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.98%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (19.61%) Cobbler
1 20 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (19.61%) Puppet
2 18 (17.65%) Tivoli
3 14 (13.73%) vCenter Server
4 10 (9.80%) SCCM
5 8 (7.84%) SCOM
5 8 (7.84%) WMI
6 6 (5.88%) WSUS
7 4 (3.92%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (3.92%) FortiGate
7 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (3.92%) Nagios
7 4 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (3.92%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.96%) Ansible
8 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.96%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (1.96%) Terraform
9 1 (0.98%) vRealize
Vendors
1 75 (73.53%) VMware
2 43 (42.16%) Microsoft
3 39 (38.24%) Cisco
4 27 (26.47%) HP
5 22 (21.57%) Oracle
6 18 (17.65%) EnterpriseDB
7 15 (14.71%) Veeam
8 12 (11.76%) NetApp
9 9 (8.82%) Citrix
9 9 (8.82%) Dell
10 6 (5.88%) Avaya
10 6 (5.88%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.88%) MobileIron
10 6 (5.88%) Palo Alto
11 5 (4.90%) Hitachi
11 5 (4.90%) SolarWinds
12 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.92%) Symantec
13 3 (2.94%) Software AG
13 3 (2.94%) webMethods