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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 68 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.27% 0.75% 1.24%
As % of the System Software category 9.89% 8.20% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,475 £43,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £56,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +1.12%
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
91 61 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.82% 9.20% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 67 58 45
Average salary £35,000 £31,400 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.46% -23.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 27 January 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Sheffield

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 20 (66.67%) Citrix
4 20 (66.67%) Windows
5 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (50.00%) EMC
7 15 (50.00%) NetApp
7 15 (50.00%) Cisco
7 15 (50.00%) XenDesktop
8 14 (46.67%) Hyper-V
8 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
9 13 (43.33%) ITIL
10 12 (40.00%) MCSE
10 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (33.33%) CLARiiON
12 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 10 (33.33%) CCA
12 10 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (33.33%) MCTS
12 10 (33.33%) MCITP
12 10 (33.33%) VCAP
12 10 (33.33%) VTSP
12 10 (33.33%) NCDA
12 10 (33.33%) NCIE
12 10 (33.33%) XenApp

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (23.33%) Lync
6 3 (10.00%) IIS
6 3 (10.00%) JBoss
6 3 (10.00%) Apache
6 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (26.67%) WAAS
3 7 (23.33%) DNS
4 6 (20.00%) SAN
5 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 4 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (6.67%) IPv4
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.67%) Firewall
7 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.33%) Wireless
8 1 (3.33%) IPsec
8 1 (3.33%) SSH
8 1 (3.33%) VLAN
8 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.33%) MPLS
8 1 (3.33%) LAN
8 1 (3.33%) WAN
8 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Virtualisation Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Storage Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Server Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Server Support
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Server Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 8 (26.67%) Celerra
3 2 (6.67%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX
5 3 (10.00%) Solaris
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Change Management
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) High Availability
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.00%) BCP
4 2 (6.67%) Data Management
4 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (40.00%) MCSE
3 10 (33.33%) CCA
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (33.33%) MCTS
3 10 (33.33%) MCITP
3 10 (33.33%) NCDA
3 10 (33.33%) NCIE
3 10 (33.33%) VCAP
3 10 (33.33%) VTSP
4 8 (26.67%) CCIA
4 8 (26.67%) CCEA
5 2 (6.67%) VCDX
5 2 (6.67%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 14 (46.67%) Hyper-V
5 10 (33.33%) XenApp
5 10 (33.33%) vCloud
6 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
9 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCCM
2 7 (23.33%) SCOM
3 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
4 2 (6.67%) Legato
4 2 (6.67%) XenMobile
5 1 (3.33%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.33%) Puppet
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) Citrix
4 15 (50.00%) EMC
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco
4 15 (50.00%) NetApp
5 8 (26.67%) 3PAR
6 7 (23.33%) CommVault
7 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (10.00%) Symantec
7 3 (10.00%) HP
8 2 (6.67%) Dell
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle
8 2 (6.67%) McAfee
8 2 (6.67%) AppSense
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago