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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 233 228 194
Rank change year-on-year -5 -34 +73
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 39 4 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.076% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 2.80% 0.35% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 4 12
10th Percentile £32,050 £38,125 £31,150
25th Percentile £38,313 £40,938 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £45,000 £39,750
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +13.21% +22.31%
75th Percentile £51,250 £48,125 £65,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,250 -
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.05% - +5.56%

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 1,395 1,129 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.34% 21.46% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,037 1,025 659
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £25,304
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,682 £35,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +19.23%
75th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £58,698
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 23 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire - 27 £45,000 - 4
South Yorkshire -12 3 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Yorkshire - 3 £43,500 -
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 35 (89.74%) VMware
2 33 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (82.05%) Windows
4 30 (76.92%) Windows Server
5 24 (61.54%) Azure
6 23 (58.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 19 (48.72%) XenApp
7 19 (48.72%) Citrix
8 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
8 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
9 17 (43.59%) Firewall
9 17 (43.59%) AWS
10 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
11 15 (38.46%) PowerShell
11 15 (38.46%) WAN
11 15 (38.46%) XenDesktop
12 14 (35.90%) Microsoft 365
12 14 (35.90%) DHCP
12 14 (35.90%) Cisco
12 14 (35.90%) DNS
12 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (33.33%) LAN
13 13 (33.33%) Dell
14 12 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (28.21%) Social Skills
15 11 (28.21%) HP
15 11 (28.21%) SAN
15 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP

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 7 (17.95%) IIS
1 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (61.54%) Azure
2 17 (43.59%) AWS
3 14 (35.90%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (10.26%) SaaS
5 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) GitHub
5 1 (2.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) Firewall
2 15 (38.46%) WAN
3 14 (35.90%) DHCP
3 14 (35.90%) DNS
4 13 (33.33%) LAN
5 11 (28.21%) SAN
5 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
6 8 (20.51%) Wireless
7 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (12.82%) VLAN
9 4 (10.26%) Internet
9 4 (10.26%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (7.69%) Kerberos
10 3 (7.69%) SSL
11 2 (5.13%) BGP
11 2 (5.13%) DMVPN
11 2 (5.13%) Intranet
11 2 (5.13%) VPN
11 2 (5.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) GitLab
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (28.21%) Social Skills
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Public Sector
3 7 (17.95%) Organisational Skills
4 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (15.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 2 (5.13%) Legal
5 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) IT Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Network Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Network Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Cyber Defence
1 6 (15.38%) Cyberattack
1 6 (15.38%) Spread Betting
2 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.69%) CMDB
4 2 (5.13%) Legacy Systems
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 30 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (23.08%) Linux
6 8 (20.51%) Windows 10
7 6 (15.38%) Mac OS
7 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.56%) SUSE
9 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (28.21%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (25.64%) Business Continuity
3 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (23.08%) Change Management
4 9 (23.08%) Information Security
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL
4 9 (23.08%) Service Management
5 8 (20.51%) Decision-Making
5 8 (20.51%) Software Delivery
6 7 (17.95%) Agile
6 7 (17.95%) Asset Management
6 7 (17.95%) Data Governance
6 7 (17.95%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
6 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
6 7 (17.95%) Software Asset Management
6 7 (17.95%) Time Management
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
7 6 (15.38%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.51%) Degree
3 6 (15.38%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) MCSA
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.13%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) MCP
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (7.69%) NCSC
2 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.13%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (48.72%) XenApp
3 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
5 15 (38.46%) XenDesktop
6 12 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (2.56%) Docker
8 1 (2.56%) KVM
8 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
1 8 (20.51%) WSUS
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 7 (17.95%) Ansible
2 7 (17.95%) Terraform
3 6 (15.38%) Puppet
4 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (5.13%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.56%) PowerCLI
6 1 (2.56%) SCOM
6 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (2.56%) vRealize
6 1 (2.56%) VxRail
Vendors
1 35 (89.74%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) Citrix
3 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.90%) Cisco
5 13 (33.33%) Dell
6 11 (28.21%) HP
7 7 (17.95%) Brocade
7 7 (17.95%) Commvault
7 7 (17.95%) Meraki
7 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
7 7 (17.95%) Veeam
8 4 (10.26%) F5
8 4 (10.26%) SOTI
9 2 (5.13%) Datto
9 2 (5.13%) EqualLogic
9 2 (5.13%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (5.13%) NetApp
9 2 (5.13%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
9 2 (5.13%) Zerto