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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 57 57 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 25 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.61% 2.00% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 19.84% 13.59% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 6
Average salary £48,250 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.83% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £70,000
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 South Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
126 103 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.15% 14.74% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 100 78 94
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 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
Sheffield -9 24 £57,500 +114.35%
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (90.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (80.65%) Citrix
4 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
5 22 (70.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
7 20 (64.52%) Cisco
8 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
9 18 (58.06%) Windows
9 18 (58.06%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (54.84%) CCA
10 17 (54.84%) NetApp
10 17 (54.84%) MCSE
10 17 (54.84%) MCITP
10 17 (54.84%) XenDesktop
10 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (51.61%) VCAP
11 16 (51.61%) MCTS
11 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2007
12 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2003
12 15 (48.39%) NCDA
12 15 (48.39%) NCIE
12 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
12 15 (48.39%) EMC
13 14 (45.16%) VTSP
13 14 (45.16%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
14 13 (41.94%) CCIA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
2 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (22.58%) IIS
6 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
8 2 (6.45%) Lync
9 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (35.48%) WAAS
3 6 (19.35%) DHCP
3 6 (19.35%) DNS
4 5 (16.13%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.90%) NetScaler
6 3 (9.68%) NAS
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.45%) Internet
8 1 (3.23%) Firewall
8 1 (3.23%) Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) VPN
8 1 (3.23%) IPv4
8 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Architect
2 12 (38.71%) Consultant
3 11 (35.48%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (35.48%) Virtualisation Architect
3 11 (35.48%) Storage Architect
3 11 (35.48%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 7 (22.58%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Architect
6 4 (12.90%) IT Support
7 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (9.68%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (9.68%) Senior IT Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) CLARiiON
1 12 (38.71%) Celerra
2 3 (9.68%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (25.81%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) Data Management
2 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
2 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (3.23%) Time Management
2 1 (3.23%) Change Control
2 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
2 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (58.06%) Citrix Certification
3 17 (54.84%) MCSE
3 17 (54.84%) CCA
3 17 (54.84%) MCITP
4 16 (51.61%) MCTS
4 16 (51.61%) VCAP
5 15 (48.39%) NCDA
5 15 (48.39%) NCIE
6 14 (45.16%) VTSP
7 13 (41.94%) CCIA
8 11 (35.48%) CCEA
9 7 (22.58%) CCEE
10 4 (12.90%) VCDX
11 1 (3.23%) CCAA
11 1 (3.23%) HP AIS
11 1 (3.23%) HP ASE
11 1 (3.23%) HP MASE
11 1 (3.23%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
3 17 (54.84%) XenDesktop
4 13 (41.94%) vCloud
4 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
5 11 (35.48%) XenApp
6 5 (16.13%) VMware ESX
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (6.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) XenMobile
2 3 (9.68%) Legato
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (80.65%) Citrix
3 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
4 20 (64.52%) Cisco
5 17 (54.84%) NetApp
6 15 (48.39%) EMC
7 11 (35.48%) 3PAR
8 4 (12.90%) AppSense
8 4 (12.90%) HP
9 3 (9.68%) Dell
9 3 (9.68%) Symantec
9 3 (9.68%) CommVault