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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 140 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 39 57 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.05% 1.53% 1.49%
As % of the System Software category 9.31% 14.14% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33 34 37
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,650 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.49%
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
419 403 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.24% 10.83% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 335 332 227
Average salary £36,000 £36,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% +6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 31 March 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leeds

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 66 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (65.56%) Cisco
4 53 (58.89%) Microsoft
5 51 (56.67%) Active Directory
6 46 (51.11%) Citrix
6 46 (51.11%) Windows
7 44 (48.89%) MCSE
7 44 (48.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 44 (48.89%) SAN
8 43 (47.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 42 (46.67%) MS Exchange
10 39 (43.33%) Linux
11 38 (42.22%) SQL Server
12 36 (40.00%) MCSA
13 35 (38.89%) XenServer
14 33 (36.67%) XenApp
15 29 (32.22%) MS Excel
16 27 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
16 27 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
17 26 (28.89%) Hyper-V
17 26 (28.89%) SharePoint
17 26 (28.89%) Dell
17 26 (28.89%) Firewall
18 23 (25.56%) Wireless
18 23 (25.56%) Backup Exec
18 23 (25.56%) CCA
18 23 (25.56%) Citrix Certification
18 23 (25.56%) VoIP
18 23 (25.56%) Veeam

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 42 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 27 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 27 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (28.89%) SharePoint
4 21 (23.33%) Tomcat
5 16 (17.78%) Apache
6 12 (13.33%) IIS
7 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.33%) Lync
9 3 (3.33%) Node.js
10 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (32.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) PaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (48.89%) SAN
2 26 (28.89%) Firewall
3 23 (25.56%) Wireless
3 23 (25.56%) VoIP
4 21 (23.33%) Internet
5 18 (20.00%) DNS
6 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (8.89%) NAS
8 7 (7.78%) WAN
8 7 (7.78%) LAN
9 6 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (5.56%) iSCSI
10 5 (5.56%) VPN
11 4 (4.44%) MPLS
11 4 (4.44%) OSPF
11 4 (4.44%) BGP
11 4 (4.44%) EIGRP
11 4 (4.44%) IPsec
11 4 (4.44%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (11.11%) MySQL
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.44%) Redis
7 3 (3.33%) Informix
7 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.33%) Subversion
2 3 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (3.33%) Finance
1 3 (3.33%) Legal
1 3 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (1.11%) Back Office
2 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 19 (21.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.78%) Technical Support
4 15 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 13 (14.44%) Support Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Administrator
7 8 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.78%) Consultant
8 7 (7.78%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
9 6 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (5.56%) Architect
11 3 (3.33%) Server Support
11 3 (3.33%) Support Technician
11 3 (3.33%) Server Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Server Support Technician
11 3 (3.33%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) LAMP
2 3 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.44%) Clustering
3 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.44%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.11%) Windows
2 39 (43.33%) Linux
3 22 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (20.00%) UNIX
5 16 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.67%) SUSE
7 6 (6.67%) Debian
8 4 (4.44%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.33%) AIX
10 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) Incident Management
1 20 (22.22%) DevOps
2 16 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (15.56%) Load Balancing
4 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (11.11%) Project Management
6 9 (10.00%) Change Management
7 7 (7.78%) ITIL
8 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.67%) High Availability
9 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.44%) Network Design
10 4 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.44%) BCP
10 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.44%) Network Architecture
10 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) PHP
2 16 (17.78%) Python
2 16 (17.78%) Ruby
3 12 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.89%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.44%) Perl
5 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (48.89%) MCSE
1 44 (48.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (47.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 36 (40.00%) MCSA
4 23 (25.56%) MCITP
4 23 (25.56%) CCA
4 23 (25.56%) Citrix Certification
5 21 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (22.22%) MCP
7 18 (20.00%) CCNA
8 12 (13.33%) Degree
9 7 (7.78%) CISSP
9 7 (7.78%) CCNP
10 4 (4.44%) CCDA
10 4 (4.44%) CCDP
10 4 (4.44%) VCP5
10 4 (4.44%) CCSA
10 4 (4.44%) CCSE
11 3 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (3.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) SLA
2 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (56.67%) Active Directory
3 35 (38.89%) XenServer
4 33 (36.67%) XenApp
5 26 (28.89%) Hyper-V
6 23 (25.56%) XenDesktop
7 15 (16.67%) VMware ESX
8 12 (13.33%) Firmware
9 9 (10.00%) Terminal Services
10 4 (4.44%) Xen
11 3 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (2.22%) vCloud
13 1 (1.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (25.56%) Backup Exec
2 22 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (11.11%) Puppet
4 9 (10.00%) Salt
5 7 (7.78%) NetBackup
6 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (4.44%) Nagios
6 4 (4.44%) SCCM
6 4 (4.44%) SCOM
6 4 (4.44%) Opsview
6 4 (4.44%) Graphite
6 4 (4.44%) Cobbler
7 3 (3.33%) Cacti
8 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 85 (94.44%) VMware
2 59 (65.56%) Cisco
3 53 (58.89%) Microsoft
4 46 (51.11%) Citrix
5 26 (28.89%) Dell
6 23 (25.56%) Veeam
6 23 (25.56%) Riverbed
7 22 (24.44%) Red Hat
8 8 (8.89%) CheckPoint
8 8 (8.89%) IBM
9 7 (7.78%) HP
10 5 (5.56%) EMC
10 5 (5.56%) NetApp
11 4 (4.44%) Symantec
11 4 (4.44%) Intel
11 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.44%) F5
12 3 (3.33%) Veritas
12 3 (3.33%) Oracle
13 2 (2.22%) CommVault
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