Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 172 196
Rank change year-on-year -27 +24 +30
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 113 183 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.17% 1.74% 1.51%
As % of the System Software category 9.25% 14.41% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 112 163 174
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +11.80% +11.81%
10th Percentile £33,000 £22,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1,221 1,270 1,484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.66% 12.05% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,061 1,094 1,230
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 2018. 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 -33 82 £40,000 -11.11% 9
North Yorkshire +23 28 £40,000 +86.05% 1
South Yorkshire -6 10 £35,000 -39.13% 4
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 95 (84.07%) VMware
2 85 (75.22%) Windows
3 69 (61.06%) Windows Server
4 68 (60.18%) Active Directory
5 67 (59.29%) Microsoft
6 59 (52.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (39.82%) ITIL
8 40 (35.40%) SCCM
8 40 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (34.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 36 (31.86%) SAN
11 33 (29.20%) vCenter Server
12 32 (28.32%) TCP/IP
13 31 (27.43%) Finance
14 28 (24.78%) VMware ESXi
15 27 (23.89%) DNS
15 27 (23.89%) Cisco
16 26 (23.01%) DHCP
16 26 (23.01%) HP
16 26 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
16 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
16 26 (23.01%) Mentoring
17 25 (22.12%) Data Centre
17 25 (22.12%) NetApp
18 24 (21.24%) Linux
18 24 (21.24%) IIS
19 22 (19.47%) Firewall
19 22 (19.47%) DevOps
19 22 (19.47%) Hyper-V
20 21 (18.58%) Opscode Chef

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 24 (21.24%) IIS
2 18 (15.93%) MS Exchange
3 17 (15.04%) CloudStack
3 17 (15.04%) OpenStack
4 12 (10.62%) SharePoint
5 11 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (9.73%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.65%) JBoss
7 3 (2.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (0.88%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.88%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 39 (34.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.54%) Office 365
4 3 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (31.86%) SAN
2 32 (28.32%) TCP/IP
3 27 (23.89%) DNS
4 26 (23.01%) DHCP
5 22 (19.47%) Firewall
6 19 (16.81%) WAN
7 18 (15.93%) Internet
8 17 (15.04%) LAN
9 13 (11.50%) NAS
10 8 (7.08%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (7.08%) SMS
11 5 (4.42%) MPLS
12 4 (3.54%) Network Security
13 3 (2.65%) VoIP
14 2 (1.77%) Asterisk PBX
14 2 (1.77%) Skype
14 2 (1.77%) VLAN
15 1 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
15 1 (0.88%) VPLS
15 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.96%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.54%) MySQL
4 4 (3.54%) RavenDB
4 4 (3.54%) Redis
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (12.39%) TeamCity
2 10 (8.85%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.54%) JIRA
3 4 (3.54%) Subversion
4 2 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (27.43%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Retail
3 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Back Office
4 2 (1.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (23.01%) Infrastructure Support
2 19 (16.81%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
2 19 (16.81%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 19 (16.81%) Server Support
2 19 (16.81%) Support Team Leader
2 19 (16.81%) Team Leader
2 19 (16.81%) Windows Server Support
3 17 (15.04%) Windows Engineer
4 16 (14.16%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (13.27%) Support Engineer
6 14 (12.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (12.39%) Platform Engineer
7 11 (9.73%) Azure Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) AWS DevOps
8 10 (8.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Project Engineer
9 9 (7.96%) Administrator
9 9 (7.96%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.12%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.73%) Clustering
2 11 (9.73%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.08%) PKI
4 6 (5.31%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.42%) User Experience
6 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 85 (75.22%) Windows
2 69 (61.06%) Windows Server
3 40 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (21.24%) Linux
6 15 (13.27%) Unix
7 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.31%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.65%) AIX
10 3 (2.65%) Debian
10 3 (2.65%) HPUX
10 3 (2.65%) Solaris
11 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.82%) ITIL
2 26 (23.01%) Mentoring
3 22 (19.47%) DevOps
4 20 (17.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.81%) Release Management
6 14 (12.39%) Configuration Management
7 13 (11.50%) Coaching
8 12 (10.62%) Information Security
9 11 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (9.73%) Presales
10 10 (8.85%) Change Control
10 10 (8.85%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 10 (8.85%) Patch Management
10 10 (8.85%) Security Monitoring
10 10 (8.85%) Service Management
11 8 (7.08%) Scrum
12 7 (6.19%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (5.31%) High Availability
13 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.04%) Python
1 17 (15.04%) Ruby
2 13 (11.50%) SQL
3 9 (7.96%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.42%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) MCSE
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.85%) Degree
3 9 (7.96%) CCNP
3 9 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.88%) CCNA
4 1 (0.88%) MCITP
4 1 (0.88%) MCP
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.42%) SLA
3 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.77%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (60.18%) Active Directory
2 59 (52.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (24.78%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (19.47%) Hyper-V
5 10 (8.85%) Firmware
5 10 (8.85%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (6.19%) Xen
6 7 (6.19%) XenApp
6 7 (6.19%) XenDesktop
6 7 (6.19%) XenServer
7 2 (1.77%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 40 (35.40%) SCCM
2 33 (29.20%) vCenter Server
3 21 (18.58%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (17.70%) Ansible
4 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (16.81%) SCOM
6 17 (15.04%) Puppet
7 15 (13.27%) Cobbler
8 10 (8.85%) Failover Clustering
8 10 (8.85%) Terraform
9 4 (3.54%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.77%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.77%) WSUS
11 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 95 (84.07%) VMware
2 67 (59.29%) Microsoft
3 27 (23.89%) Cisco
4 26 (23.01%) HP
5 25 (22.12%) NetApp
6 21 (18.58%) Hitachi
7 11 (9.73%) Brocade
8 10 (8.85%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.08%) Oracle
9 8 (7.08%) SolarWinds
10 7 (6.19%) Citrix
10 7 (6.19%) F5
11 5 (4.42%) Google
11 5 (4.42%) Veeam
12 4 (3.54%) Palo Alto
12 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.65%) Avaya
14 2 (1.77%) Mitel
14 2 (1.77%) ProCurve
14 2 (1.77%) Symantec