Period
to 22 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 261 197 163
Rank change year-on-year -64 -34 +34
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 33 111 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 1.07% 1.77%
As % of the System Software category 2.54% 8.92% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 108 167
Yorkshire median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -11.11% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,775 £32,850 £21,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £59,300 £70,000
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 1,300 1,245 1,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.14% 12.01% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,156 1,069 1,090
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,375 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

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 April 2019.

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 April 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
West Yorkshire -17 15 £37,000 -1.33%
North Yorkshire -42 7 £31,500 -21.25% 1
South Yorkshire -5 6 £30,500 -12.86%
East Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 -
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 32 (96.97%) Windows Server
3 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
4 24 (72.73%) DNS
5 22 (66.67%) Cisco
6 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
6 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (57.58%) ITIL
7 19 (57.58%) DHCP
8 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
9 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (51.52%) Hyper-V
9 17 (51.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (48.48%) IIS
10 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
11 15 (45.45%) LAN
12 14 (42.42%) Firewall
13 13 (39.39%) Change Management
13 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (36.36%) Office 365
14 12 (36.36%) Skype for Business
14 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
14 12 (36.36%) Citrix
14 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 11 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
15 11 (33.33%) SAN
15 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

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 16 (48.48%) IIS
2 12 (36.36%) Skype for Business
3 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
4 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (36.36%) Office 365
3 5 (15.15%) SaaS
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) DNS
2 19 (57.58%) DHCP
3 15 (45.45%) LAN
4 14 (42.42%) Firewall
5 11 (33.33%) SAN
6 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
6 10 (30.30%) WAN
7 7 (21.21%) Skype
8 6 (18.18%) VPN
8 6 (18.18%) Wireless
9 5 (15.15%) ISDN
9 5 (15.15%) MPLS
9 5 (15.15%) NGN
9 5 (15.15%) PBX
9 5 (15.15%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (9.09%) Internet
11 2 (6.06%) NAS
11 2 (6.06%) VoIP
12 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Project Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 5 (15.15%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (15.15%) IT Manager
2 5 (15.15%) IT Operations Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Service Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) CMDB
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Windows
1 32 (96.97%) Windows Server
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 6 (18.18%) Linux
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 5 (15.15%) Unix
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Change Management
3 12 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 11 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
5 8 (24.24%) Process Improvement
6 7 (21.21%) Coaching
7 5 (15.15%) Change Control
7 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (15.15%) Data Entry
7 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 5 (15.15%) Security Patching
7 5 (15.15%) Validation
7 5 (15.15%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNA
2 7 (21.21%) CCNP
3 5 (15.15%) MCSE
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) GDPR
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 17 (51.52%) Hyper-V
3 16 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) XenApp
4 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (6.06%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.06%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (66.67%) Cisco
3 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) Citrix
5 10 (30.30%) Dell
5 10 (30.30%) HP
6 6 (18.18%) Veeam
7 5 (15.15%) Avaya
7 5 (15.15%) Mitel
7 5 (15.15%) Siemens
7 5 (15.15%) WatchGuard
8 3 (9.09%) Brocade
8 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.06%) CommVault
10 1 (3.03%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
10 1 (3.03%) Meraki
10 1 (3.03%) Nimble Storage