The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 69 75 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.63% 0.77% 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 11.57% 7.69% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 7
Average salary £29,125 £50,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.75% +57.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £43,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £55,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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 South Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
121 91 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.12% 10.02% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 94 72 74
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

vSphere
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Sheffield -1 10 £30,000 -40.00% 4
Barnsley - 1 £26,000 -
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (72.22%) Windows
3 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
4 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
5 22 (61.11%) Citrix
6 19 (52.78%) EMC
6 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 16 (44.44%) NetApp
8 16 (44.44%) XenDesktop
8 16 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
9 15 (41.67%) Cisco
10 14 (38.89%) ITIL
10 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (33.33%) XenApp
11 12 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 12 (33.33%) MCSE
12 11 (30.56%) SCCM
13 10 (27.78%) MCTS
13 10 (27.78%) MCITP
13 10 (27.78%) CLARiiON
13 10 (27.78%) CCA
13 10 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (27.78%) SQL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (25.00%) Lync
5 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (8.33%) IIS
6 3 (8.33%) JBoss
6 3 (8.33%) Apache
6 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Office 365
2 6 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (22.22%) WAAS
2 8 (22.22%) DNS
2 8 (22.22%) SAN
3 6 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 5 (13.89%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) IPv4
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) Wireless
5 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (5.56%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.78%) IPsec
6 1 (2.78%) SSH
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.78%) MPLS
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Virtualisation Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Storage Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 6 (16.67%) IT Support
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 6 (16.67%) Support Technician
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Server Support
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Server Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) CLARiiON
2 8 (22.22%) Celerra
3 2 (5.56%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) UNIX
6 4 (11.11%) Linux
6 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.33%) Solaris
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.78%) AIX
9 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Change Management
2 6 (16.67%) Migration
2 6 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 6 (16.67%) High Availability
3 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.33%) BCP
4 2 (5.56%) Data Management
4 2 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.78%) ITSM
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (33.33%) MCSE
3 10 (27.78%) CCA
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (27.78%) MCTS
3 10 (27.78%) MCITP
3 10 (27.78%) NCDA
3 10 (27.78%) NCIE
3 10 (27.78%) VCAP
3 10 (27.78%) VTSP
4 8 (22.22%) CCIA
4 8 (22.22%) CCEA
5 2 (5.56%) VCDX
5 2 (5.56%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (44.44%) XenDesktop
4 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 12 (33.33%) XenApp
6 10 (27.78%) vCloud
7 7 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (16.67%) VMware ESX
8 6 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) SCCM
2 8 (22.22%) SCOM
3 6 (16.67%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.56%) Legato
4 2 (5.56%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.78%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.78%) Puppet
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
3 22 (61.11%) Citrix
4 19 (52.78%) EMC
5 16 (44.44%) NetApp
6 15 (41.67%) Cisco
7 8 (22.22%) CommVault
7 8 (22.22%) 3PAR
8 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 4 (11.11%) HP
9 3 (8.33%) Oracle
9 3 (8.33%) Symantec
9 3 (8.33%) McAfee
10 2 (5.56%) Dell
10 2 (5.56%) AppSense
11 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.78%) Veeam
11 1 (2.78%) Apple
11 1 (2.78%) Avaya
11 1 (2.78%) SAP
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