The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 115 99 94
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 59 55 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.53% 1.95% 2.12%
As % of the System Software category 14.11% 18.33% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 46
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,225 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.75%
System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
418 300 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.87% 10.64% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 339 240 210
Average salary £37,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
West Yorkshire

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

vSphere
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Leeds

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leeds

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 131 (94.93%) VMware
2 112 (81.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (79.71%) Windows
4 86 (62.32%) SAN
5 81 (58.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (55.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 67 (48.55%) Linux
8 65 (47.10%) EMC
9 61 (44.20%) VMware ESX
10 60 (43.48%) Cisco
11 56 (40.58%) VMware ESXi
12 55 (39.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 54 (39.13%) Red Hat
14 52 (37.68%) Citrix
15 51 (36.96%) E-Commerce
16 50 (36.23%) Microsoft
16 50 (36.23%) Problem Management
17 47 (34.06%) UNIX
18 42 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 38 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
20 36 (26.09%) Hyper-V
21 35 (25.36%) HP
22 28 (20.29%) MS Exchange
22 28 (20.29%) XenDesktop
23 27 (19.57%) Active Directory
24 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
25 22 (15.94%) XenApp
25 22 (15.94%) ITIL
25 22 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
26 21 (15.22%) MCSE

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 28 (20.29%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.70%) IIS
4 11 (7.97%) Lync
5 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (5.80%) Office Communications Server
6 8 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (5.80%) SharePoint
6 8 (5.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (4.35%) Apache
7 6 (4.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.72%) GlassFish
Applications
1 25 (18.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.45%) PaaS
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (62.32%) SAN
2 18 (13.04%) Firewall
3 14 (10.14%) NAS
4 13 (9.42%) NetScaler
5 11 (7.97%) Internet
6 10 (7.25%) VPN
7 6 (4.35%) LAN
8 5 (3.62%) WAN
8 5 (3.62%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.90%) Unified Communications
9 4 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.45%) DNS
10 2 (1.45%) SNMP
10 2 (1.45%) MPLS
10 2 (1.45%) Wireless
10 2 (1.45%) IPsec
11 1 (0.72%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.72%) CTI
11 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.35%) MySQL
4 3 (2.17%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (1.45%) Back Office
2 1 (0.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (24.64%) Analyst
2 32 (23.19%) Consultant
2 32 (23.19%) Operations Analyst
3 26 (18.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 24 (17.39%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 21 (15.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 21 (15.22%) Linux Administrator
5 21 (15.22%) Windows Administrator
5 21 (15.22%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 21 (15.22%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 21 (15.22%) Administrator
5 21 (15.22%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) VMware Consultant
8 9 (6.52%) Architect
9 8 (5.80%) IT Operations Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) Senior Consultant
10 7 (5.07%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Server Engineer
12 5 (3.62%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.17%) Middleware
2 2 (1.45%) XMPP
3 1 (0.72%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.87%) Clustering
2 8 (5.80%) FlexPod
3 3 (2.17%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.17%) Replication
3 3 (2.17%) CLARiiON
3 3 (2.17%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.17%) Celerra
3 3 (2.17%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.72%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 110 (79.71%) Windows
2 81 (58.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 77 (55.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (48.55%) Linux
5 55 (39.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (34.06%) UNIX
7 15 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (8.70%) Windows 7
9 6 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (3.62%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.17%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.96%) E-Commerce
2 50 (36.23%) Problem Management
3 22 (15.94%) ITIL
4 14 (10.14%) Load Balancing
5 8 (5.80%) Change Control
6 7 (5.07%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.35%) Project Management
7 6 (4.35%) Capacity Management
8 4 (2.90%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.90%) Service Management
8 4 (2.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.17%) Change Management
9 3 (2.17%) Migration
9 3 (2.17%) Business Continuity
9 3 (2.17%) Information Security
9 3 (2.17%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.45%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (1.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.59%) SQL
2 6 (4.35%) PHP
3 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.90%) C
5 2 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.45%) Python
5 2 (1.45%) Ruby
6 1 (0.72%) Perl
6 1 (0.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 38 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (15.22%) MCSE
5 20 (14.49%) MCITP
6 19 (13.77%) CCEE
6 19 (13.77%) CCIA
6 19 (13.77%) Citrix Certification
7 17 (12.32%) VCAP
8 12 (8.70%) NCDA
8 12 (8.70%) NCIE
8 12 (8.70%) Degree
9 11 (7.97%) CCEA
10 10 (7.25%) CCNA
11 9 (6.52%) CCAA
11 9 (6.52%) VCDX
12 8 (5.80%) MCP
12 8 (5.80%) CCA
13 6 (4.35%) MCTS
14 5 (3.62%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.87%) SLA
2 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 112 (81.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (44.20%) VMware ESX
3 56 (40.58%) VMware ESXi
4 36 (26.09%) Hyper-V
5 28 (20.29%) XenDesktop
6 27 (19.57%) Active Directory
7 22 (15.94%) XenApp
8 20 (14.49%) XenServer
9 8 (5.80%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (2.90%) vCloud
11 3 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.45%) Xen
13 1 (0.72%) NFS
13 1 (0.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (15.22%) SCCM
1 21 (15.22%) SCOM
2 9 (6.52%) Nagios
3 3 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.45%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.45%) SCDPM
4 2 (1.45%) Foglight
5 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 131 (94.93%) VMware
2 65 (47.10%) EMC
3 60 (43.48%) Cisco
4 54 (39.13%) Red Hat
5 52 (37.68%) Citrix
6 50 (36.23%) Microsoft
7 35 (25.36%) HP
8 21 (15.22%) Veeam
9 19 (13.77%) Dell
10 18 (13.04%) NetApp
11 15 (10.87%) IBM
12 11 (7.97%) CommVault
13 8 (5.80%) Huawei
14 7 (5.07%) Oracle
15 3 (2.17%) Veritas
16 2 (1.45%) Apple
16 2 (1.45%) Symantec
16 2 (1.45%) AppSense
17 1 (0.72%) Mitel
17 1 (0.72%) Blue Coat
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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