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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 60 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.41% 0.89% 2.08%
As % of the System Software category 4.65% 6.67% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
43 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 8.87% 13.39% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 32
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -32.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Process Management
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 2 (40.00%) BCP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Process Management
1 2 (40.00%) BCP
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) EMC