The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 48 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 0.93% 2.06% 5.19%
As % of the System Software category 17.65% 16.67% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 11
Average salary £30,000 £47,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.17% +59.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -4.11%
System Software Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 5.30% 12.37% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 20
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
North Yorkshire

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

vSphere
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Harrogate

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) IIS
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
8 3 (23.08%) V-Model
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Head of Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (23.08%) V-Model
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Mitel
5 2 (15.38%) Rackspace