The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 62 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.14% 1.25% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 22.41% 9.47% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 5
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £31,250 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £41,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
vSphere
South 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 Sheffield region.

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
58 95 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.56% 13.19% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 69 60
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £23,920 £27,205
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

vSphere
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Sheffield

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Sheffield

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (96.36%) Windows
3 42 (76.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
4 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
4 36 (65.45%) Citrix
5 29 (52.73%) Windows Server
6 28 (50.91%) MS Excel
7 26 (47.27%) VMware ESX
8 24 (43.64%) IIS
8 24 (43.64%) SAN
9 23 (41.82%) vCloud
10 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (32.73%) Firewall
10 18 (32.73%) Terminal Services
10 18 (32.73%) Linux
11 17 (30.91%) NetApp
11 17 (30.91%) NAS
12 16 (29.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
12 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (27.27%) HP
13 15 (27.27%) Cisco
14 14 (25.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (25.45%) Oracle
14 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
15 13 (23.64%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
15 13 (23.64%) DNS
16 12 (21.82%) IBM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 24 (43.64%) IIS
2 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
3 12 (21.82%) Apache
4 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
5 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.64%) CloudStack
6 2 (3.64%) JBoss
7 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (50.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Office 365
2 7 (12.73%) SaaS
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (43.64%) SAN
2 18 (32.73%) Firewall
3 17 (30.91%) NAS
4 13 (23.64%) DNS
5 7 (12.73%) Internet
6 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.82%) DHCP
7 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.91%) Informix
2 6 (10.91%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) Big Data
3 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.45%) JIRA
1 3 (5.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Hudson
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Back Office
4 2 (3.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Consultant
2 20 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
3 19 (34.55%) Citrix Consultant
4 18 (32.73%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 15 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (27.27%) Windows Consultant
5 15 (27.27%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 8 (14.55%) Network Consultant
6 8 (14.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 8 (14.55%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
7 7 (12.73%) Exchange Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) Junior
8 6 (10.91%) Junior Consultant
8 6 (10.91%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) VMware Consultant
9 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Wintel Consultant
10 4 (7.27%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) LAMP
2 11 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.82%) COM
3 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
2 12 (21.82%) IBM XIV
3 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.64%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.64%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.82%) Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (96.36%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) Windows Server
3 18 (32.73%) Linux
3 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (29.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (21.82%) Unix
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (16.36%) Change Management
2 9 (16.36%) High Availability
2 9 (16.36%) Network Architecture
3 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.45%) Information Security
5 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL
5 2 (3.64%) Project Management
6 1 (1.82%) BCP
6 1 (1.82%) Change Control
6 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.82%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
1 8 (14.55%) Perl
2 7 (12.73%) PHP
2 7 (12.73%) Python
3 5 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (10.91%) CCDE
2 6 (10.91%) CCIE
2 6 (10.91%) CCNP
2 6 (10.91%) CCSP
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.27%) CISSP
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (76.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
3 26 (47.27%) VMware ESX
4 23 (41.82%) vCloud
5 18 (32.73%) Terminal Services
6 8 (14.55%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.64%) Docker
8 2 (3.64%) Firmware
8 2 (3.64%) KVM
8 2 (3.64%) Xen
8 2 (3.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (14.55%) SCCM
3 7 (12.73%) Salt
3 7 (12.73%) SCOM
3 7 (12.73%) SCVMM
3 7 (12.73%) vMotion
4 6 (10.91%) Graphite
4 6 (10.91%) Nagios
4 6 (10.91%) Opsview
5 5 (9.09%) Grafana
5 5 (9.09%) Puppet
6 3 (5.45%) Cacti
7 2 (3.64%) Ansible
8 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (65.45%) Citrix
2 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
3 17 (30.91%) NetApp
4 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
5 15 (27.27%) Cisco
5 15 (27.27%) HP
6 14 (25.45%) Oracle
7 12 (21.82%) EMC
7 12 (21.82%) IBM
8 11 (20.00%) Symantec
9 7 (12.73%) F5
10 2 (3.64%) Dell
10 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.82%) Juniper
11 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.82%) Veeam
11 1 (1.82%) Veritas
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