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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 51 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.98% 0.84% 0.62%
As % of the System Software category 9.30% 4.35% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -29.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
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 69 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 10.54% 19.27% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 13 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (50.00%) Network Design
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) HTTP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Email Filtering
4 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec