The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank - 18 30
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 11.82% 1.79%
As % of the System Software category - 61.90% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Average salary - £38,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
West 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 Wakefield region.

System Software Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 13.33% 19.09% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 36
Average salary £22,500 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

vSphere
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Wakefield

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (100.00%) ProCurve