The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 149 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 64 69 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.25% 1.77% 1.61%
As % of the System Software category 10.77% 16.01% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 53
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,125 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
594 431 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.57% 11.09% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 477 349 281
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,075 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 West Yorkshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

vSphere
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the West 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -20 59 £45,000 - 6
Bradford 0 4 £30,750 -44.09% 2
Wakefield +2 1 £35,000 -31.70%
Huddersfield 0 1 £31,000 -43.63%
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 142 (94.67%) VMware
2 122 (81.33%) Windows
3 118 (78.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (60.67%) SAN
5 88 (58.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 86 (57.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 72 (48.00%) Linux
8 69 (46.00%) EMC
9 65 (43.33%) Cisco
10 63 (42.00%) VMware ESX
11 58 (38.67%) Citrix
11 58 (38.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 58 (38.67%) VMware ESXi
12 57 (38.00%) Red Hat
13 56 (37.33%) Microsoft
14 53 (35.33%) Problem Management
15 52 (34.67%) E-Commerce
16 49 (32.67%) UNIX
17 46 (30.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 42 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
19 37 (24.67%) HP
20 36 (24.00%) Hyper-V
21 34 (22.67%) Active Directory
21 34 (22.67%) MS Exchange
22 28 (18.67%) XenDesktop
23 26 (17.33%) XenApp
23 26 (17.33%) MS Excel
23 26 (17.33%) ITIL
24 24 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
25 23 (15.33%) MCSE

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 34 (22.67%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.33%) IIS
4 12 (8.00%) Lync
5 11 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (5.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (5.33%) SharePoint
7 8 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (5.33%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (4.67%) Apache
8 7 (4.67%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 26 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) PaaS
1 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (60.67%) SAN
2 21 (14.00%) Firewall
3 16 (10.67%) NAS
4 13 (8.67%) Internet
4 13 (8.67%) NetScaler
5 11 (7.33%) VPN
6 8 (5.33%) LAN
6 8 (5.33%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.00%) DNS
7 6 (4.00%) WAN
8 5 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.67%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.00%) Wireless
10 3 (2.00%) DHCP
11 2 (1.33%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.33%) SNMP
11 2 (1.33%) IPsec
11 2 (1.33%) MPLS
12 1 (0.67%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.67%) MySQL
4 4 (2.67%) Informix
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.67%) Hudson
2 1 (0.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (1.33%) Back Office
1 2 (1.33%) Finance
2 1 (0.67%) Games
2 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (24.00%) Analyst
2 34 (22.67%) Operations Analyst
3 33 (22.00%) Consultant
4 28 (18.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 26 (17.33%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 21 (14.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 20 (13.33%) Administrator
7 20 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
7 20 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 20 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
7 20 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
7 20 (13.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 19 (12.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (7.33%) VMware Consultant
10 10 (6.67%) Support Engineer
10 10 (6.67%) Server Engineer
11 9 (6.00%) Architect
12 8 (5.33%) IT Operations Analyst
13 7 (4.67%) Storage Engineer
13 7 (4.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.67%) Middleware
2 2 (1.33%) XMPP
3 1 (0.67%) Flash
3 1 (0.67%) Web Services
3 1 (0.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Clustering
2 9 (6.00%) FlexPod
3 4 (2.67%) Celerra
3 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.00%) Replication
4 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.00%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.33%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.67%) IVR
6 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 122 (81.33%) Windows
2 88 (58.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 86 (57.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (48.00%) Linux
5 58 (38.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (32.67%) UNIX
7 17 (11.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (8.67%) Windows 7
9 7 (4.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.33%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.67%) Debian
11 1 (0.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.33%) Problem Management
2 52 (34.67%) E-Commerce
3 26 (17.33%) ITIL
4 15 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 8 (5.33%) Project Management
5 8 (5.33%) Change Control
6 7 (4.67%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.00%) Capacity Management
8 5 (3.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (2.67%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.67%) Service Management
9 4 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (2.00%) Migration
10 3 (2.00%) Change Management
10 3 (2.00%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.00%) Information Security
10 3 (2.00%) Performance Improvement
10 3 (2.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.33%) SQL
2 7 (4.67%) PHP
3 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.67%) C
4 3 (2.00%) Perl
5 2 (1.33%) Ruby
5 2 (1.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.33%) Python
6 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.67%) Java
6 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (30.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 42 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (15.33%) MCSE
5 20 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
5 20 (13.33%) MCITP
6 19 (12.67%) CCEE
6 19 (12.67%) CCIA
7 18 (12.00%) VCAP
8 14 (9.33%) Degree
9 13 (8.67%) NCDA
9 13 (8.67%) NCIE
10 11 (7.33%) CCNA
10 11 (7.33%) CCEA
11 10 (6.67%) VCDX
12 9 (6.00%) CCAA
12 9 (6.00%) CCA
12 9 (6.00%) MCP
13 7 (4.67%) MCTS
14 6 (4.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 118 (78.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (42.00%) VMware ESX
3 58 (38.67%) VMware ESXi
4 36 (24.00%) Hyper-V
5 34 (22.67%) Active Directory
6 28 (18.67%) XenDesktop
7 26 (17.33%) XenApp
8 21 (14.00%) XenServer
9 8 (5.33%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.67%) vCloud
11 2 (1.33%) Xen
12 1 (0.67%) KVM
12 1 (0.67%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.67%) NFS
12 1 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.67%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (14.67%) SCOM
2 21 (14.00%) SCCM
3 10 (6.67%) Nagios
4 4 (2.67%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.33%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.33%) Foglight
5 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.33%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.67%) MOM
6 1 (0.67%) Cacti
6 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 142 (94.67%) VMware
2 69 (46.00%) EMC
3 65 (43.33%) Cisco
4 58 (38.67%) Citrix
5 57 (38.00%) Red Hat
6 56 (37.33%) Microsoft
7 37 (24.67%) HP
8 21 (14.00%) Veeam
9 20 (13.33%) NetApp
10 19 (12.67%) Dell
11 16 (10.67%) IBM
12 11 (7.33%) CommVault
13 8 (5.33%) Huawei
14 7 (4.67%) Oracle
15 4 (2.67%) Symantec
15 4 (2.67%) Veritas
16 3 (2.00%) Avaya
17 2 (1.33%) AppSense
17 2 (1.33%) Apple
18 1 (0.67%) Sage
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago