The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 141 148 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -47
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 61 63 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.28% 1.29% 2.12%
As % of the System Software category 13.93% 9.65% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 48
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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 West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
438 653 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.17% 13.40% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 371 493 283
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Leeds +5 53 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Castleford - 5 £22,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £22,500 -
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 84 (88.42%) VMware
2 71 (74.74%) Windows
3 58 (61.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (58.95%) Microsoft
5 52 (54.74%) Active Directory
6 43 (45.26%) MS Exchange
7 41 (43.16%) Cisco
8 40 (42.11%) SQL Server
8 40 (42.11%) SAN
9 34 (35.79%) DNS
10 33 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (33.68%) Linux
12 30 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 29 (30.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 28 (29.47%) Microsoft Certification
14 28 (29.47%) Firewall
15 27 (28.42%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (24.21%) MCSE
17 22 (23.16%) LAN
18 20 (21.05%) NetApp
19 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
19 19 (20.00%) XenServer
19 19 (20.00%) MCITP
20 18 (18.95%) UNIX
20 18 (18.95%) WAN
20 18 (18.95%) Data Centre
21 17 (17.89%) DHCP
21 17 (17.89%) HP
21 17 (17.89%) Citrix
21 17 (17.89%) VoIP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 43 (45.26%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.89%) IIS
3 15 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 14 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (10.53%) Lync
7 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (8.42%) Tomcat
9 7 (7.37%) OpenStack
10 5 (5.26%) Apache
11 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (1.05%) CMS
14 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (42.11%) SAN
2 34 (35.79%) DNS
3 28 (29.47%) Firewall
4 22 (23.16%) LAN
5 18 (18.95%) WAN
6 17 (17.89%) DHCP
6 17 (17.89%) VoIP
6 17 (17.89%) NAS
7 16 (16.84%) Internet
8 13 (13.68%) VPN
9 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
10 8 (8.42%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (7.37%) Network Security
11 7 (7.37%) Wireless
11 7 (7.37%) DMZ
12 5 (5.26%) BIG-IP
13 4 (4.21%) iSCSI
14 3 (3.16%) Fibre Channel
15 2 (2.11%) DMVPN
15 2 (2.11%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) MySQL
3 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.16%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (30.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (14.74%) Administrator
3 12 (12.63%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (8.42%) Analyst
4 8 (8.42%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (7.37%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (7.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.32%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Consultant
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Principle Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) Web Services
1 3 (3.16%) LAMP
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.53%) Clustering
3 7 (7.37%) Private Cloud
4 6 (6.32%) EqualLogic
4 6 (6.32%) Statistics
5 5 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.16%) EMC VNX
6 3 (3.16%) HP Storage
6 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.16%) Replication
7 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.11%) SecurID
7 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.05%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.05%) CMDB
8 1 (1.05%) DTV
8 1 (1.05%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 71 (74.74%) Windows
2 33 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (33.68%) Linux
4 29 (30.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (28.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (18.95%) UNIX
7 15 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (12.63%) Windows 7
9 9 (9.47%) AIX
10 8 (8.42%) Windows 8
11 7 (7.37%) HPUX
11 7 (7.37%) Solaris
12 5 (5.26%) Windows XP
12 5 (5.26%) Debian
13 4 (4.21%) SUSE
14 3 (3.16%) VMS
15 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
16 1 (1.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.84%) ITIL
2 11 (11.58%) DevOps
3 10 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.42%) Service Management
4 8 (8.42%) Change Management
5 7 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.37%) Project Management
5 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce
5 7 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (7.37%) Software Delivery
6 5 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (5.26%) Network Management
6 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.21%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.21%) MOF
7 4 (4.21%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.21%) Server Building
8 3 (3.16%) Line Management
8 3 (3.16%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.37%) PHP
2 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.21%) SQL
4 3 (3.16%) Ruby
5 2 (2.11%) Python
5 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.11%) Perl
6 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (29.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (24.21%) MCSE
4 19 (20.00%) MCITP
5 12 (12.63%) MCP
5 12 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (10.53%) MCSA
7 9 (9.47%) CCNA
8 8 (8.42%) CCA
8 8 (8.42%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (7.37%) Degree
10 4 (4.21%) MCDST
10 4 (4.21%) CCNP
11 2 (2.11%) CCIE
11 2 (2.11%) CCSP
11 2 (2.11%) CISSP
11 2 (2.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.11%) VCAP
12 1 (1.05%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.05%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
1 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (61.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (54.74%) Active Directory
3 19 (20.00%) XenServer
4 17 (17.89%) XenApp
5 15 (15.79%) VMware ESX
6 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
7 10 (10.53%) XenDesktop
8 7 (7.37%) KVM
8 7 (7.37%) Xen
9 6 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (5.26%) Terminal Services
11 4 (4.21%) VMware Server
12 3 (3.16%) vCloud
13 1 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (1.05%) MetaFrame
13 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (16.84%) SCCM
2 14 (14.74%) SCOM
2 14 (14.74%) Backup Exec
3 12 (12.63%) NetBackup
4 6 (6.32%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.26%) Puppet
6 4 (4.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (3.16%) Salt
8 2 (2.11%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.11%) WSUS
8 2 (2.11%) vMotion
9 1 (1.05%) SnapMirror
9 1 (1.05%) Cacti
9 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.05%) Nagios
9 1 (1.05%) Opsview
9 1 (1.05%) Graphite
Vendors
1 84 (88.42%) VMware
2 56 (58.95%) Microsoft
3 41 (43.16%) Cisco
4 20 (21.05%) NetApp
5 17 (17.89%) Red Hat
5 17 (17.89%) Citrix
5 17 (17.89%) HP
6 14 (14.74%) Dell
6 14 (14.74%) EMC
7 9 (9.47%) Oracle
8 8 (8.42%) Veeam
9 7 (7.37%) CheckPoint
10 6 (6.32%) Riverbed
10 6 (6.32%) SolarWinds
10 6 (6.32%) Veritas
11 5 (5.26%) Apple
11 5 (5.26%) Symantec
11 5 (5.26%) Brocade
11 5 (5.26%) F5
12 4 (4.21%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago