The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 85 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.74% 1.46% 1.60%
As % of the System Software category 8.00% 23.81% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 15
Average salary £46,250 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £56,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
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 North Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
100 42 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 9.30% 6.11% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 89 33 70
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,172
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

vSphere
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York 0 8 £46,250 -2.63%
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) VMware
3 28 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (84.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
7 19 (59.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (46.88%) ITIL
9 14 (43.75%) Citrix
9 14 (43.75%) SAN
10 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
10 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
11 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
11 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
11 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Management
11 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (31.25%) SCCM
12 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
12 10 (31.25%) Project Management
12 10 (31.25%) HP
13 9 (28.13%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (28.13%) WSUS
14 8 (25.00%) Clustering
14 8 (25.00%) Altiris
15 7 (21.88%) Cisco
15 7 (21.88%) VCAP
16 6 (18.75%) NCDA
16 6 (18.75%) NCIE
16 6 (18.75%) NetApp

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) SAN
2 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (9.38%) WAN
6 3 (9.38%) DNS
7 1 (3.13%) Firewall
7 1 (3.13%) NAS
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Storage Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) FlexPod Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Head of Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 5 (15.63%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.13%) Celerra
3 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (84.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Management
2 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 10 (31.25%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (21.88%) VCAP
3 6 (18.75%) NCDA
3 6 (18.75%) NCIE
3 6 (18.75%) VCDX
4 5 (15.63%) VTSP
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.25%) CCEE
6 2 (6.25%) CCIA
6 2 (6.25%) MCITP
6 2 (6.25%) CCA
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CCNA
7 1 (3.13%) MCP
7 1 (3.13%) MCSE
7 1 (3.13%) HP AIS
7 1 (3.13%) HP ASE
7 1 (3.13%) HP MASE
7 1 (3.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
4 9 (28.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) SCCM
2 9 (28.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 14 (43.75%) Citrix
4 10 (31.25%) HP
5 8 (25.00%) Altiris
6 7 (21.88%) Cisco
7 6 (18.75%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) Dell
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint