Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 240 160 228
Rank change year-on-year -80 +68 +17
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 22 6 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.22% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 1.63% 1.14% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 42
10th Percentile £37,300 £38,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,375 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,500 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.59% +15.19% -31.30%
75th Percentile £48,750 £53,000 £48,492
90th Percentile £53,750 " £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% -5.00%

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 1,353 526 1,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.09% 18.93% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,088 488 1,216
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £21,250
25th Percentile £36,344 £33,750 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,375 £63,177
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 25 October 2021.

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 25 October 2021. 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 -76 13 £44,500 - 5
North Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 - 2
South Yorkshire -39 4 £43,750 -3.85% 2
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (54.55%) Azure
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) Windows
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
4 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (45.45%) Cisco
5 10 (45.45%) SAN
6 9 (40.91%) WAN
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
7 8 (36.36%) HP
7 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) Veeam
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (31.82%) Wireless
8 7 (31.82%) LAN
8 7 (31.82%) DHCP
8 7 (31.82%) DNS
8 7 (31.82%) Citrix
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2019
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
9 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
9 6 (27.27%) ITIL
9 6 (27.27%) Change Management
9 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008

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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Azure
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (13.64%) SaaS
5 1 (4.55%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) SAN
2 9 (40.91%) WAN
3 8 (36.36%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) DHCP
4 7 (31.82%) DNS
4 7 (31.82%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) Wireless
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 3 (13.64%) ISDN
6 3 (13.64%) MPLS
6 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
6 3 (13.64%) NGN
6 3 (13.64%) PBX
6 3 (13.64%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) VoIP
6 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
8 1 (4.55%) BGP
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 4 (18.18%) Social Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Replication
3 3 (13.64%) CMDB
3 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2019
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (27.27%) Change Management
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Security Patching
5 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Server Building
5 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Information Governance
6 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.64%) Software Deployment
6 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 3 (13.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (9.09%) NCSC
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (18.18%) XenApp
5 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) WSUS
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 3 (13.64%) Nessus
2 3 (13.64%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco
4 8 (36.36%) HP
4 8 (36.36%) Veeam
5 7 (31.82%) Citrix
6 4 (18.18%) Brocade
6 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 4 (18.18%) Zerto
7 3 (13.64%) Dell
7 3 (13.64%) F5
7 3 (13.64%) Mitel
7 3 (13.64%) Siemens
7 3 (13.64%) SOTI
8 1 (4.55%) Apple
8 1 (4.55%) Avaya
8 1 (4.55%) Epicor
8 1 (4.55%) IBM
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle
8 1 (4.55%) SAP