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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 166 152 106
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -46
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 36 65 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 1.30% 1.98%
As % of the System Software category 7.86% 9.98% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 62
Average salary £36,375 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.34% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £55,000 £55,000
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 West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
458 651 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.22% 12.97% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 387 525 328
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -12 27 £37,000 -4.51% 1
Bradford -19 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Liversedge - 2 £24,000 -
Wakefield -1 1 £19,000 -45.71%
Keighley - 1 £32,500 -
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 87 (92.55%) VMware
2 60 (63.83%) Windows
2 60 (63.83%) Cisco
3 59 (62.77%) Active Directory
3 59 (62.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (55.32%) MS Exchange
5 51 (54.26%) Microsoft
6 45 (47.87%) SAN
7 42 (44.68%) SQL Server
8 39 (41.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (34.04%) Citrix
10 31 (32.98%) Linux
10 31 (32.98%) MCSE
10 31 (32.98%) XenApp
10 31 (32.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 30 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (31.91%) SharePoint
12 29 (30.85%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (29.79%) DNS
13 28 (29.79%) XenServer
14 27 (28.72%) MCSA
14 27 (28.72%) Dell
15 26 (27.66%) VoIP
15 26 (27.66%) MS Excel
16 25 (26.60%) Firewall
17 23 (24.47%) UNIX
18 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2003
18 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
18 22 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (22.34%) Hyper-V

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 52 (55.32%) MS Exchange
2 30 (31.91%) SharePoint
3 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2003
3 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (17.02%) IIS
6 13 (13.83%) Tomcat
7 12 (12.77%) Lync
8 7 (7.45%) Apache
8 7 (7.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Sentinel
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) PaaS
2 2 (2.13%) SaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (47.87%) SAN
2 28 (29.79%) DNS
3 26 (27.66%) VoIP
4 25 (26.60%) Firewall
5 18 (19.15%) Internet
6 17 (18.09%) Wireless
7 15 (15.96%) LAN
8 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
9 12 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (11.70%) DHCP
11 9 (9.57%) WAN
12 7 (7.45%) VPN
13 5 (5.32%) NAS
13 5 (5.32%) iSCSI
14 4 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (4.26%) DMVPN
14 4 (4.26%) BIG-IP
14 4 (4.26%) DMZ
14 4 (4.26%) OSPF
14 4 (4.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Legal
2 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.06%) Back Office
3 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (20.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (18.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (14.89%) Technical Support
4 12 (12.77%) Administrator
5 11 (11.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 10 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.57%) Consultant
8 8 (8.51%) Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) Windows Server Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) Support Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) Server Engineer
10 6 (6.38%) UNIX Administrator
10 6 (6.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.32%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (5.32%) Exchange Engineer
11 5 (5.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 4 (4.26%) Architect
12 4 (4.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.13%) Replication
5 2 (2.13%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 60 (63.83%) Windows
2 31 (32.98%) Linux
3 30 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (30.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (24.47%) UNIX
6 22 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (7.45%) Windows XP
9 6 (6.38%) SUSE
9 6 (6.38%) Debian
9 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.26%) AIX
11 3 (3.19%) Mac OS
11 3 (3.19%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.09%) ITIL
2 13 (13.83%) DevOps
3 10 (10.64%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (7.45%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (7.45%) Service Management
5 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.45%) Change Management
5 7 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.45%) Server Building
6 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity
6 6 (6.38%) High Availability
7 5 (5.32%) Network Management
7 5 (5.32%) BCP
8 4 (4.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.26%) MOF
8 4 (4.26%) Project Management
8 4 (4.26%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) PHP
2 9 (9.57%) Python
2 9 (9.57%) Ruby
3 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.19%) SQL
5 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (41.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (32.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 31 (32.98%) MCSE
3 27 (28.72%) MCSA
4 19 (20.21%) MCITP
5 18 (19.15%) CCA
5 18 (19.15%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (17.02%) MCP
7 9 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (9.57%) CCNA
8 8 (8.51%) Degree
9 7 (7.45%) MCDST
10 4 (4.26%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (3.19%) CCSA
11 3 (3.19%) CCSE
11 3 (3.19%) A+ Certification
11 3 (3.19%) CCDA
11 3 (3.19%) CCDP
11 3 (3.19%) CCNP
11 3 (3.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (62.77%) Active Directory
1 59 (62.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (32.98%) XenApp
3 28 (29.79%) XenServer
4 21 (22.34%) Hyper-V
5 20 (21.28%) XenDesktop
6 13 (13.83%) VMware ESX
7 11 (11.70%) Terminal Services
8 9 (9.57%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (7.45%) VMware Server
9 7 (7.45%) Firmware
10 2 (2.13%) Xen
10 2 (2.13%) vCloud
11 1 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.06%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 18 (19.15%) Backup Exec
2 17 (18.09%) SCCM
2 17 (18.09%) SCOM
3 15 (15.96%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (11.70%) NetBackup
5 8 (8.51%) Puppet
6 7 (7.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Salt
8 4 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (3.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (2.13%) Cobbler
10 2 (2.13%) vMotion
10 2 (2.13%) SCDPM
11 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (1.06%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 87 (92.55%) VMware
2 60 (63.83%) Cisco
3 51 (54.26%) Microsoft
4 32 (34.04%) Citrix
5 27 (28.72%) Dell
6 16 (17.02%) Veeam
6 16 (17.02%) Riverbed
6 16 (17.02%) HP
7 14 (14.89%) Red Hat
8 11 (11.70%) CheckPoint
9 10 (10.64%) EMC
10 9 (9.57%) NetApp
11 7 (7.45%) Sun
12 5 (5.32%) Symantec
13 4 (4.26%) Brocade
13 4 (4.26%) IBM
13 4 (4.26%) Intel
13 4 (4.26%) SolarWinds
13 4 (4.26%) F5
14 3 (3.19%) Avaya
Castleford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago