The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank - 43 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford - 1.06% -
As % of the System Software category - 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £43,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

System Software Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
78 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.41% 5.85% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 61 21 24
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Bradford region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Bradford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Acronis
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) Acronis
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya