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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 113 127 85
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -42
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 65 57 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.82% 1.52% 2.72%
As % of the System Software category 16.93% 11.35% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 61 23 38
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £52,500
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 Leeds region.

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
384 502 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.75% 13.43% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 335 348 198
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 September 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leeds

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 85 (94.44%) VMware
2 71 (78.89%) Windows
3 61 (67.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (63.33%) Microsoft
5 51 (56.67%) SAN
6 44 (48.89%) Active Directory
6 44 (48.89%) Linux
7 38 (42.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (38.89%) Firewall
9 31 (34.44%) Cisco
9 31 (34.44%) NetApp
9 31 (34.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (34.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 29 (32.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (32.22%) DNS
12 28 (31.11%) MCSE
13 25 (27.78%) Red Hat
13 25 (27.78%) Data Centre
14 24 (26.67%) MCITP
15 23 (25.56%) Internet
15 23 (25.56%) EMC
16 21 (23.33%) HP
17 20 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 19 (21.11%) NAS
18 19 (21.11%) Clustering
19 18 (20.00%) MySQL
20 17 (18.89%) ITIL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 30 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.89%) IIS
3 11 (12.22%) Apache
3 11 (12.22%) Tomcat
3 11 (12.22%) Lync
3 11 (12.22%) OpenStack
4 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (7.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.22%) Office 365
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.22%) SaaS
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (56.67%) SAN
2 35 (38.89%) Firewall
3 29 (32.22%) DNS
4 23 (25.56%) Internet
5 19 (21.11%) NAS
6 14 (15.56%) LAN
6 14 (15.56%) WAN
7 12 (13.33%) DMZ
8 11 (12.22%) Network Security
9 10 (11.11%) VoIP
10 8 (8.89%) VPN
11 7 (7.78%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (6.67%) DHCP
12 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
13 5 (5.56%) BIG-IP
14 3 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (3.33%) SSL
15 2 (2.22%) OSPF
15 2 (2.22%) BGP
15 2 (2.22%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.00%) MySQL
3 7 (7.78%) Informix
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.44%) Hudson
2 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.44%) Subversion
2 4 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Legal
2 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (42.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (15.56%) Administrator
3 13 (14.44%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (12.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (12.22%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Principle Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.22%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (2.22%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (3.33%) Middleware
3 2 (2.22%) LAMP
3 2 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (1.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 19 (21.11%) Clustering
3 8 (8.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (7.78%) IBM XIV
4 7 (7.78%) SecurID
4 7 (7.78%) Blackberry
4 7 (7.78%) HP Storage
5 5 (5.56%) CLARiiON
5 5 (5.56%) Private Cloud
5 5 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.33%) Replication
8 2 (2.22%) CMDB
9 1 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 71 (78.89%) Windows
2 44 (48.89%) Linux
3 35 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (34.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (34.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (16.67%) UNIX
7 13 (14.44%) AIX
8 11 (12.22%) HPUX
8 11 (12.22%) Solaris
9 7 (7.78%) Debian
10 6 (6.67%) Windows 7
11 5 (5.56%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.33%) VMS
12 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
13 2 (2.22%) Mac OS
13 2 (2.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) ITIL
2 15 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 14 (15.56%) Change Management
4 13 (14.44%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (13.33%) DevOps
6 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.22%) Software Delivery
7 10 (11.11%) Project Management
7 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.89%) Network Architecture
9 7 (7.78%) Service Management
10 5 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
11 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.44%) Network Management
11 4 (4.44%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.44%) Information Security
12 3 (3.33%) Service Delivery
12 3 (3.33%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.11%) PHP
2 6 (6.67%) Perl
2 6 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.56%) SQL
4 3 (3.33%) Ruby
5 2 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 38 (42.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (32.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (31.11%) MCSE
4 24 (26.67%) MCITP
5 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (13.33%) Degree
7 11 (12.22%) CCNP
8 8 (8.89%) CISSP
8 8 (8.89%) CCIE
8 8 (8.89%) CCSP
9 6 (6.67%) CCDE
9 6 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (5.56%) MCSA
11 4 (4.44%) CCNA
12 2 (2.22%) CCDA
12 2 (2.22%) CCSA
12 2 (2.22%) CCSE
12 2 (2.22%) VCAP
13 1 (1.11%) NCDA
13 1 (1.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
1 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (67.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (48.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (16.67%) XenServer
4 12 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 11 (12.22%) Xen
5 11 (12.22%) KVM
6 9 (10.00%) XenApp
7 4 (4.44%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.22%) vCloud
9 2 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.11%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.11%) Firmware
10 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (15.56%) SCCM
2 12 (13.33%) SCOM
3 11 (12.22%) NetBackup
4 10 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (6.67%) Puppet
6 5 (5.56%) Nagios
6 5 (5.56%) Cacti
6 5 (5.56%) Opsview
6 5 (5.56%) Graphite
7 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.22%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.22%) WSUS
9 1 (1.11%) vMotion
9 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 85 (94.44%) VMware
2 57 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 31 (34.44%) Cisco
3 31 (34.44%) NetApp
4 25 (27.78%) Red Hat
5 23 (25.56%) EMC
6 21 (23.33%) HP
7 13 (14.44%) Oracle
8 11 (12.22%) Veritas
8 11 (12.22%) SolarWinds
9 9 (10.00%) Citrix
10 8 (8.89%) Dell
11 7 (7.78%) IBM
11 7 (7.78%) CommVault
11 7 (7.78%) MobileIron
11 7 (7.78%) Veeam
12 6 (6.67%) CheckPoint
13 5 (5.56%) Avaya
13 5 (5.56%) Brocade
13 5 (5.56%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago