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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 48 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 33 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.99% 2.13% 1.92%
As % of the System Software category 28.21% 14.48% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 12
Average salary £32,500 £57,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.47% +91.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
117 145 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.15% 14.74% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 103 124 78
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +10 30 £30,000 -47.82% 4
Doncaster - 1 £25,000 -
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (96.67%) Windows
3 52 (86.67%) Citrix
4 51 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 49 (81.67%) Microsoft
6 48 (80.00%) Active Directory
7 33 (55.00%) VMware ESX
8 30 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 27 (45.00%) IIS
9 27 (45.00%) vCloud
10 24 (40.00%) Firewall
11 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (33.33%) Terminal Services
13 20 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
14 19 (31.67%) SAN
15 18 (30.00%) UNIX
15 18 (30.00%) SCOM
16 17 (28.33%) MS Office
16 17 (28.33%) XenApp
17 16 (26.67%) SaaS
17 16 (26.67%) High Availability
17 16 (26.67%) Office 365
17 16 (26.67%) vMotion
17 16 (26.67%) ITIL
17 16 (26.67%) SLA
17 16 (26.67%) Change Management
17 16 (26.67%) SCVMM
17 16 (26.67%) SCCM
18 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (45.00%) IIS
2 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
3 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (10.00%) Lync
6 5 (8.33%) JBoss
6 5 (8.33%) Apache
7 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (5.00%) Commerce Server
7 3 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (5.00%) PegaRULES
7 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (5.00%) Joomla!
7 3 (5.00%) Drupal
7 3 (5.00%) WordPress
7 3 (5.00%) Node.js
7 3 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 30 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (28.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) SaaS
1 16 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) Firewall
2 19 (31.67%) SAN
3 12 (20.00%) NAS
4 11 (18.33%) DNS
5 6 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.00%) HTTP
7 3 (5.00%) BIG-IP
7 3 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (3.33%) VLAN
9 1 (1.67%) OSPF
9 1 (1.67%) BGP
9 1 (1.67%) VPN
9 1 (1.67%) LDAP
9 1 (1.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.00%) OLAP
2 3 (5.00%) OLTP
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Consultant
2 17 (28.33%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Citrix Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Network Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Junior
7 5 (8.33%) Junior Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.67%) Junior Technical Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Platform Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Lead Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Architect
9 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Cloud Consultant
11 1 (1.67%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) CSS
1 3 (5.00%) XML
1 3 (5.00%) XSLT
1 3 (5.00%) Middleware
1 3 (5.00%) JSON
1 3 (5.00%) jQuery
1 3 (5.00%) HTML5
1 3 (5.00%) REST
1 3 (5.00%) Express
1 3 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Thin Client
1 5 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.00%) DataPower
2 3 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 58 (96.67%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (30.00%) UNIX
5 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.67%) Windows 8
6 7 (11.67%) Linux
7 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.00%) SUSE
8 3 (5.00%) Debian
8 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.00%) CentOS
8 3 (5.00%) AIX
8 3 (5.00%) Solaris
9 1 (1.67%) Android
9 1 (1.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) ITIL
1 16 (26.67%) Change Management
1 16 (26.67%) High Availability
2 10 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (10.00%) Migration
4 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.00%) Content Management
5 3 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.33%) BCP
6 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.33%) Information Security
6 2 (3.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
1 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.00%) Python
2 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.00%) Jython
2 3 (5.00%) Korn
2 3 (5.00%) Java
2 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.00%) Perl
2 3 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.00%) MCSE
2 3 (5.00%) NCDA
3 1 (1.67%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.67%) CCA
3 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCITP
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 33 (55.00%) VMware ESX
4 27 (45.00%) vCloud
5 20 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (33.33%) Terminal Services
6 17 (28.33%) XenApp
7 11 (18.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (10.00%) XenDesktop
10 3 (5.00%) XenServer
10 3 (5.00%) pfSense
10 3 (5.00%) KVM
10 3 (5.00%) VMware Server
10 3 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) SCOM
2 16 (26.67%) SCVMM
2 16 (26.67%) SCCM
2 16 (26.67%) vMotion
3 2 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.67%) Legato
4 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (86.67%) Citrix
3 49 (81.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.67%) CommVault
5 12 (20.00%) Cisco
6 10 (16.67%) Oracle
7 6 (10.00%) NetApp
8 5 (8.33%) EMC
9 4 (6.67%) IBM
9 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.00%) Endeca
10 3 (5.00%) HP
10 3 (5.00%) Intel
10 3 (5.00%) F5
11 2 (3.33%) McAfee
11 2 (3.33%) Websense
11 2 (3.33%) Juniper
11 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.67%) Symantec
12 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard
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