The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 141 128 99
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -29
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 39 66 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.17% 1.78% 1.93%
As % of the System Software category 11.82% 12.92% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 34
Average salary £38,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.82% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,150 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Leeds region.

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
330 511 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 9.92% 13.76% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 280 378 209
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 July 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leeds

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 72 (92.31%) VMware
2 57 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (64.10%) Windows
4 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
5 43 (55.13%) Cisco
5 43 (55.13%) Active Directory
6 42 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 41 (52.56%) MS Exchange
8 40 (51.28%) SAN
9 32 (41.03%) Linux
10 27 (34.62%) Firewall
11 26 (33.33%) XenApp
12 25 (32.05%) XenServer
12 25 (32.05%) Citrix
13 24 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (29.49%) MCSE
15 21 (26.92%) MCSA
15 21 (26.92%) Dell
15 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (24.36%) DNS
17 19 (24.36%) MS Excel
17 19 (24.36%) VoIP
18 18 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
18 18 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
19 17 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2003
20 16 (20.51%) ITIL
20 16 (20.51%) IIS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 41 (52.56%) MS Exchange
2 18 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (20.51%) IIS
5 15 (19.23%) SharePoint
6 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (10.26%) Tomcat
8 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (6.41%) Lync
9 3 (3.85%) Apache
9 3 (3.85%) OpenStack
10 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (24.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (51.28%) SAN
2 27 (34.62%) Firewall
3 19 (24.36%) VoIP
3 19 (24.36%) DNS
4 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 13 (16.67%) Internet
5 12 (15.38%) Wireless
6 11 (14.10%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (12.82%) WAN
7 10 (12.82%) LAN
8 8 (10.26%) VPN
8 8 (10.26%) NAS
9 5 (6.41%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (6.41%) iSCSI
9 5 (6.41%) DHCP
9 5 (6.41%) DMZ
10 4 (5.13%) OSPF
10 4 (5.13%) BGP
10 4 (5.13%) EIGRP
10 4 (5.13%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (11.54%) MySQL
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.28%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Legal
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Back Office
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (15.38%) Administrator
2 12 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (8.97%) Technical Support
4 7 (8.97%) Consultant
4 7 (8.97%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 6 (7.69%) Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) LAMP
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.10%) EqualLogic
3 9 (11.54%) Private Cloud
4 6 (7.69%) Clustering
5 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.85%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.56%) Replication
8 1 (1.28%) SecurID
8 1 (1.28%) Statistics
8 1 (1.28%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.10%) Windows
2 32 (41.03%) Linux
3 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (19.23%) UNIX
7 13 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (8.97%) Windows XP
8 7 (8.97%) AIX
9 6 (7.69%) Debian
9 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
10 5 (6.41%) SUSE
11 4 (5.13%) Mac OS
12 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.85%) VMS
12 3 (3.85%) HPUX
12 3 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) ITIL
2 11 (14.10%) Load Balancing
3 10 (12.82%) DevOps
4 9 (11.54%) Change Management
5 7 (8.97%) Project Management
6 6 (7.69%) Service Management
6 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.69%) High Availability
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.13%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.13%) BCP
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (5.13%) Network Management
8 4 (5.13%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.13%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (3.85%) Software Delivery
9 3 (3.85%) Network Architecture
9 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) PHP
2 3 (3.85%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) Python
2 3 (3.85%) Ruby
3 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) Perl
4 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (29.49%) MCSE
3 21 (26.92%) MCSA
3 21 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (17.95%) MCITP
5 12 (15.38%) MCP
6 11 (14.10%) CCA
6 11 (14.10%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (7.69%) CCNA
9 5 (6.41%) Degree
10 3 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (3.85%) CCNP
11 2 (2.56%) CCDA
11 2 (2.56%) CCDP
11 2 (2.56%) CISSP
11 2 (2.56%) CCSA
11 2 (2.56%) CCSE
11 2 (2.56%) A+ Certification
11 2 (2.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (55.13%) Active Directory
3 26 (33.33%) XenApp
4 25 (32.05%) XenServer
5 14 (17.95%) XenDesktop
5 14 (17.95%) Hyper-V
6 13 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 9 (11.54%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.85%) Xen
8 3 (3.85%) KVM
9 2 (2.56%) vCloud
9 2 (2.56%) Firmware
10 1 (1.28%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 9 (11.54%) SCCM
2 9 (11.54%) SCOM
3 8 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.69%) Puppet
5 5 (6.41%) Salt
5 5 (6.41%) NetBackup
6 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.56%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.28%) vMotion
8 1 (1.28%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 72 (92.31%) VMware
2 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 43 (55.13%) Cisco
4 25 (32.05%) Citrix
5 21 (26.92%) Dell
6 14 (17.95%) Red Hat
7 13 (16.67%) HP
8 12 (15.38%) NetApp
8 12 (15.38%) Veeam
9 11 (14.10%) Riverbed
10 10 (12.82%) CheckPoint
10 10 (12.82%) EMC
11 5 (6.41%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (5.13%) Oracle
12 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
12 4 (5.13%) F5
12 4 (5.13%) Brocade
13 3 (3.85%) Symantec
13 3 (3.85%) Intel
13 3 (3.85%) Avaya
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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