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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 127 156 133
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -23
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 49 26 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.52% 0.74% 1.58%
As % of the System Software category 12.60% 6.65% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 48 22 39
Average salary £42,500 £37,125 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.47% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,725 £24,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
389 391 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.08% 11.11% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 300 303 342
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leeds

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 70 (77.78%) Windows
2 63 (70.00%) VMware
3 56 (62.22%) Microsoft
4 52 (57.78%) Linux
5 51 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 47 (52.22%) Opscode Chef
7 40 (44.44%) ITIL
8 39 (43.33%) Firewall
8 39 (43.33%) Windows Server
9 37 (41.11%) Ruby
9 37 (41.11%) Puppet
9 37 (41.11%) Bash Shell
10 36 (40.00%) Python
11 35 (38.89%) Oracle
12 32 (35.56%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (34.44%) Xen
14 29 (32.22%) DevOps
15 28 (31.11%) CloudStack
16 27 (30.00%) Cisco
16 27 (30.00%) SAN
17 26 (28.89%) Active Directory
17 26 (28.89%) SQL
17 26 (28.89%) Unix
18 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
18 25 (27.78%) OpenStack
18 25 (27.78%) XenServer
19 24 (26.67%) OWASP
19 24 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 24 (26.67%) WebSphere
19 24 (26.67%) Cobbler

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (31.11%) CloudStack
2 25 (27.78%) OpenStack
3 24 (26.67%) JBoss
3 24 (26.67%) WebLogic
3 24 (26.67%) WebSphere
4 23 (25.56%) MS Exchange
5 17 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (8.89%) Apache
6 8 (8.89%) Skype for Business
7 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.44%) Apache Spark
8 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (4.44%) Node.js
9 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.22%) IIS
11 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.44%) PaaS
4 3 (3.33%) IaaS
5 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (43.33%) Firewall
2 27 (30.00%) SAN
3 9 (10.00%) Internet
3 9 (10.00%) VPN
4 8 (8.89%) Network Security
5 7 (7.78%) LAN
5 7 (7.78%) WAN
6 6 (6.67%) Broadband
6 6 (6.67%) DNS
6 6 (6.67%) IP Telephony
7 5 (5.56%) DHCP
7 5 (5.56%) NAS
8 4 (4.44%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.33%) VoIP
10 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.11%) IPsec
10 1 (1.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.89%) MySQL
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.67%) Big Data
5 6 (6.67%) Informix
6 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.67%) Subversion
4 5 (5.56%) JIRA
5 4 (4.44%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.44%) PHPUnit
5 4 (4.44%) Selenium
5 4 (4.44%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.67%) Back Office
2 6 (6.67%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Legal
3 5 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (1.11%) Law
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.78%) Analyst
4 14 (15.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 12 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (12.22%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Administrator
8 7 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 5 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Team Leader
11 4 (4.44%) Cisco Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) .NET
2 11 (12.22%) LAMP
3 10 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (7.78%) Web Services
6 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.44%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.11%) iPad
3 6 (6.67%) IBM XIV
4 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.33%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.33%) Replication
6 2 (2.22%) Celerra
6 2 (2.22%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.22%) iPhone
7 1 (1.11%) Clustering
7 1 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 70 (77.78%) Windows
2 52 (57.78%) Linux
3 39 (43.33%) Windows Server
4 26 (28.89%) Unix
5 24 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.56%) Solaris
10 3 (3.33%) AIX
10 3 (3.33%) Debian
10 3 (3.33%) HPUX
10 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.44%) ITIL
2 32 (35.56%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (32.22%) DevOps
4 24 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (26.67%) OWASP
5 22 (24.44%) Configuration Management
5 22 (24.44%) DSDM
5 22 (24.44%) RUP
5 22 (24.44%) Scrum
6 15 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
7 8 (8.89%) High Availability
8 7 (7.78%) Information Security
8 7 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.67%) Network Architecture
10 5 (5.56%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.56%) Service Management
11 4 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (4.44%) Project Management
11 4 (4.44%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.11%) Bash Shell
1 37 (41.11%) Ruby
2 36 (40.00%) Python
3 26 (28.89%) SQL
4 24 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.00%) Perl
6 8 (8.89%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (11.11%) CCDE
2 10 (11.11%) CCIE
2 10 (11.11%) CCNP
2 10 (11.11%) CCSP
2 10 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.56%) Degree
4 4 (4.44%) CISSP
5 3 (3.33%) MCSE
5 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.11%) MCITP
6 1 (1.11%) MCSA
6 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (34.44%) Xen
3 26 (28.89%) Active Directory
4 25 (27.78%) XenServer
5 9 (10.00%) KVM
6 7 (7.78%) VMware ESX
7 6 (6.67%) Docker
8 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
10 2 (2.22%) Firmware
10 2 (2.22%) XenApp
10 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 47 (52.22%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (41.11%) Puppet
3 24 (26.67%) Cobbler
3 24 (26.67%) Tivoli
4 14 (15.56%) Salt
5 10 (11.11%) Nagios
6 8 (8.89%) Ansible
7 7 (7.78%) Graphite
7 7 (7.78%) Opsview
7 7 (7.78%) SCCM
8 6 (6.67%) Grafana
9 4 (4.44%) WSUS
10 3 (3.33%) Munin
10 3 (3.33%) OpenNMS
10 3 (3.33%) Zenoss
11 2 (2.22%) Cacti
12 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (70.00%) VMware
2 56 (62.22%) Microsoft
3 35 (38.89%) Oracle
4 27 (30.00%) Cisco
5 24 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 22 (24.44%) EnterpriseDB
7 17 (18.89%) HP
8 14 (15.56%) Symantec
9 12 (13.33%) F5
9 12 (13.33%) NetApp
10 11 (12.22%) Avaya
11 8 (8.89%) Dell
12 6 (6.67%) Citrix
12 6 (6.67%) IBM
13 3 (3.33%) BMC
13 3 (3.33%) EMC
13 3 (3.33%) Juniper
13 3 (3.33%) Remedy
14 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
14 2 (2.22%) Sun
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