The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 72 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 16 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.57% 1.53% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 9.82% 9.02% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 8
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
163 122 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.03% 16.94% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 123 91 95
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 16 £40,000 -27.27%
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) VMware
1 21 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (82.61%) Windows
3 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
4 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
5 15 (65.22%) VMware ESX
5 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
5 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (56.52%) IIS
7 11 (47.83%) vCloud
8 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (26.09%) XenApp
9 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (26.09%) CCIA
9 6 (26.09%) CCEE
9 6 (26.09%) SAN
9 6 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (21.74%) VCAP
10 5 (21.74%) NAS
10 5 (21.74%) MCITP
11 4 (17.39%) SCCM
11 4 (17.39%) XenServer
11 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
11 4 (17.39%) NetApp
11 4 (17.39%) Citrix
11 4 (17.39%) CCA
11 4 (17.39%) HP
11 4 (17.39%) Cisco

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (56.52%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.04%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) CloudFront
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) NAS
3 3 (13.04%) Internet
4 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.70%) LDAP
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 2 (8.70%) Military
1 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Consultant
2 10 (43.48%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support
5 3 (13.04%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Server Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.35%) Celerra
3 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.35%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Change Management
1 3 (13.04%) Change Control
2 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
2 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.70%) Communications Security
2 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
2 2 (8.70%) Information Management
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (26.09%) CCIA
1 6 (26.09%) CCEE
1 6 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) VCAP
2 5 (21.74%) MCITP
3 4 (17.39%) CCA
4 3 (13.04%) MCSE
5 2 (8.70%) NCDA
5 2 (8.70%) NCIE
6 1 (4.35%) CCEA
6 1 (4.35%) HP AIS
6 1 (4.35%) HP ASE
6 1 (4.35%) HP MASE
6 1 (4.35%) VCDX
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
6 1 (4.35%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
3 15 (65.22%) VMware ESX
4 11 (47.83%) vCloud
5 6 (26.09%) XenApp
6 4 (17.39%) XenServer
6 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
7 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.35%) Samba
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (4.35%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) Legato
3 1 (4.35%) MOM
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.35%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) NetApp
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) HP
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) AppSense
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam