Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 209 223
Rank change year-on-year -22 +14 -48
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 54 109 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.65% 1.15% 1.09%
As % of the System Software category 4.39% 7.99% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50 107 115
Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,500 £49,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +8.24%

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 1,229 1,364 1,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.76% 14.34% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 1,157 1,203
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.41%
10th Percentile £21,500 £20,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £50,600
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -31 45 £57,500 +27.78% 11
North Yorkshire -10 6 £38,750 +10.71% 2
South Yorkshire -6 3 £42,500 -26.09% 3
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 29 (53.70%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) VMware
2 26 (48.15%) DevOps
3 25 (46.30%) Puppet
3 25 (46.30%) OpenStack
3 25 (46.30%) CloudStack
3 25 (46.30%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (46.30%) Ruby
3 25 (46.30%) Python
4 24 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 23 (42.59%) Linux
5 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (38.89%) Cobbler
7 21 (38.89%) SQL
7 21 (38.89%) Unix
8 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
9 19 (35.19%) Windows Server
10 17 (31.48%) Ansible
11 15 (27.78%) SAN
12 14 (25.93%) Oracle
12 14 (25.93%) Xen
12 14 (25.93%) XenServer
12 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (25.93%) Deployment Automation
13 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (22.22%) PowerShell
14 12 (22.22%) SCCM

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 25 (46.30%) CloudStack
1 25 (46.30%) OpenStack
2 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.26%) IIS
3 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 22 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.41%) Office 365
4 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) SAN
2 11 (20.37%) DNS
3 8 (14.81%) Firewall
3 8 (14.81%) LAN
4 7 (12.96%) DHCP
4 7 (12.96%) NAS
4 7 (12.96%) WAN
5 6 (11.11%) VLAN
6 5 (9.26%) NetScaler
6 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (7.41%) Wireless
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.70%) Internet
8 2 (3.70%) Skype
8 2 (3.70%) VPN
9 1 (1.85%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
1 11 (20.37%) TeamCity
2 4 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.26%) Back Office
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Platform Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) AWS DevOps
4 8 (14.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) IT Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.41%) IT Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Network Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Senior IT Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (5.56%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
9 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.85%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.85%) EPoS
3 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) Linux
3 21 (38.89%) Unix
4 19 (35.19%) Windows Server
5 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.85%) AIX
10 1 (1.85%) Android
10 1 (1.85%) Debian
10 1 (1.85%) HPUX
10 1 (1.85%) Solaris
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) DevOps
2 24 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (25.93%) Deployment Automation
5 12 (22.22%) DSDM
5 12 (22.22%) RUP
5 12 (22.22%) Scrum
6 11 (20.37%) Presales
7 8 (14.81%) ITIL
8 7 (12.96%) Change Management
8 7 (12.96%) Patch Management
8 7 (12.96%) Service Management
9 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity
10 5 (9.26%) Coaching
10 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
11 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (7.41%) Server Management
12 3 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Python
1 25 (46.30%) Ruby
2 21 (38.89%) SQL
3 12 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
4 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) MCSE
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.85%) CCNP
3 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) GDPR
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.93%) Xen
2 14 (25.93%) XenServer
3 6 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (7.41%) VMware Server
5 3 (5.56%) Firmware
5 3 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 25 (46.30%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (46.30%) Puppet
2 21 (38.89%) Cobbler
3 17 (31.48%) Ansible
4 12 (22.22%) SCCM
4 12 (22.22%) Terraform
5 8 (14.81%) Tivoli
6 7 (12.96%) vCenter Server
7 5 (9.26%) SCOM
8 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) VMware
2 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) Oracle
4 10 (18.52%) Cisco
5 8 (14.81%) EnterpriseDB
6 6 (11.11%) HP
7 5 (9.26%) Citrix
7 5 (9.26%) Google
7 5 (9.26%) Veeam
8 4 (7.41%) NetApp
9 3 (5.56%) Apple
9 3 (5.56%) Aruba
9 3 (5.56%) EqualLogic
10 2 (3.70%) Dell
10 2 (3.70%) Meraki
10 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.85%) Avaya
11 1 (1.85%) EMC
11 1 (1.85%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (1.85%) Zerto