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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 126 106 137
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +31
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 81 91 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.68% 2.15% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 13.46% 15.48% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 75 55 44
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,116 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
602 588 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.50% 13.86% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 499 433 307
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 December 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 December 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
(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 -23 62 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Wakefield -10 7 £35,500 -5.96%
Pontefract - 2 £24,500 -
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (93.42%) VMware
2 95 (62.50%) Cisco
3 94 (61.84%) Windows
4 91 (59.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 78 (51.32%) Active Directory
6 77 (50.66%) Microsoft
7 73 (48.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 73 (48.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 66 (43.42%) Linux
9 63 (41.45%) MCSE
9 63 (41.45%) Citrix
10 60 (39.47%) MS Exchange
11 57 (37.50%) SAN
12 53 (34.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 42 (27.63%) DNS
14 41 (26.97%) MS Excel
15 39 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
16 36 (23.68%) Firewall
16 36 (23.68%) MCITP
17 35 (23.03%) XenServer
17 35 (23.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 34 (22.37%) SQL Server
19 32 (21.05%) Internet
19 32 (21.05%) Red Hat
19 32 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
19 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
19 32 (21.05%) DevOps
20 31 (20.39%) SharePoint
20 31 (20.39%) CCA
20 31 (20.39%) Citrix Certification

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 60 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 31 (20.39%) SharePoint
3 29 (19.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (17.76%) Apache
5 26 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (13.82%) Tomcat
7 18 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (9.87%) Lync
10 12 (7.89%) IIS
11 11 (7.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (3.95%) OpenStack
13 3 (1.97%) Node.js
14 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (26.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.26%) PaaS
2 3 (1.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (37.50%) SAN
2 42 (27.63%) DNS
3 36 (23.68%) Firewall
4 32 (21.05%) Internet
5 17 (11.18%) DHCP
6 16 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (9.87%) LAN
7 15 (9.87%) VoIP
8 14 (9.21%) NAS
9 12 (7.89%) Wireless
9 12 (7.89%) WAAS
10 10 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (6.58%) FTP
10 10 (6.58%) TCP/IP
11 8 (5.26%) DMZ
11 8 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (4.61%) MPLS
12 7 (4.61%) WAN
13 6 (3.95%) SSH
13 6 (3.95%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (10.53%) MySQL
4 13 (8.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.26%) Redis
7 7 (4.61%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.61%) Informix
7 7 (4.61%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (11.18%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.61%) Subversion
2 7 (4.61%) JIRA
2 7 (4.61%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.63%) Hudson
General
1 7 (4.61%) Advertising
1 7 (4.61%) Games
2 4 (2.63%) Finance
3 3 (1.97%) Legal
4 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.66%) Electronics
4 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (22.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (9.87%) Architect
4 14 (9.21%) Support Engineer
4 14 (9.21%) Server Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) Virtualisation Architect
5 12 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) Storage Architect
5 12 (7.89%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 11 (7.24%) Technical Support
6 11 (7.24%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (7.24%) Windows Server Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) Exchange Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Analyst
8 8 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 7 (4.61%) Platform Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Consultant
10 5 (3.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.61%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (3.29%) .NET
3 4 (2.63%) Middleware
4 3 (1.97%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.45%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.55%) Clustering
3 12 (7.89%) CLARiiON
3 12 (7.89%) Celerra
3 12 (7.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 12 (7.89%) IBM XIV
4 4 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.97%) Replication
6 2 (1.32%) PKI
6 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.66%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.66%) CCTV
7 1 (0.66%) IVR
7 1 (0.66%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 94 (61.84%) Windows
2 66 (43.42%) Linux
3 53 (34.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (23.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (18.42%) UNIX
8 7 (4.61%) CentOS
9 6 (3.95%) SUSE
9 6 (3.95%) Debian
10 5 (3.29%) Solaris
11 4 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.97%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.97%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.97%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.05%) DevOps
2 27 (17.76%) ITIL
3 23 (15.13%) Change Management
3 23 (15.13%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (14.47%) Project Management
5 21 (13.82%) Load Balancing
6 20 (13.16%) Incident Management
6 20 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (9.87%) Configuration Management
8 14 (9.21%) Problem Management
9 11 (7.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (7.24%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (6.58%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (5.92%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (5.92%) High Availability
12 8 (5.26%) Business Continuity
12 8 (5.26%) Network Architecture
13 7 (4.61%) Line Management
14 5 (3.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.42%) PHP
2 17 (11.18%) Bash Shell
3 15 (9.87%) Python
3 15 (9.87%) Ruby
4 13 (8.55%) Shell Script
5 12 (7.89%) Perl
6 11 (7.24%) SQL
7 10 (6.58%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 73 (48.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 73 (48.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 63 (41.45%) MCSE
3 36 (23.68%) MCITP
4 32 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (20.39%) CCA
5 31 (20.39%) Citrix Certification
6 26 (17.11%) MCSA
7 24 (15.79%) CCNA
8 20 (13.16%) NCDA
9 17 (11.18%) CCIA
9 17 (11.18%) CCEA
10 14 (9.21%) CCNP
10 14 (9.21%) Degree
11 13 (8.55%) VCAP
12 12 (7.89%) VTSP
12 12 (7.89%) NCIE
12 12 (7.89%) MCTS
12 12 (7.89%) MCP
13 11 (7.24%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.18%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 91 (59.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (51.32%) Active Directory
3 35 (23.03%) XenServer
4 29 (19.08%) XenDesktop
4 29 (19.08%) Hyper-V
5 28 (18.42%) XenApp
6 18 (11.84%) VMware ESX
7 16 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (7.89%) vCloud
9 10 (6.58%) VMware Server
9 10 (6.58%) Firmware
10 9 (5.92%) Xen
11 8 (5.26%) Terminal Services
12 7 (4.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (3.29%) Squid
14 2 (1.32%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.66%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (11.84%) NetBackup
3 13 (8.55%) Puppet
4 12 (7.89%) Backup Exec
4 12 (7.89%) SCCM
4 12 (7.89%) SCOM
4 12 (7.89%) Nagios
4 12 (7.89%) Opsview
4 12 (7.89%) Graphite
5 10 (6.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 7 (4.61%) Salt
6 7 (4.61%) Cacti
6 7 (4.61%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (3.29%) Cobbler
7 5 (3.29%) XenMobile
8 3 (1.97%) PureDisk
9 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 142 (93.42%) VMware
2 95 (62.50%) Cisco
3 77 (50.66%) Microsoft
4 63 (41.45%) Citrix
5 32 (21.05%) Red Hat
6 30 (19.74%) NetApp
7 22 (14.47%) EMC
8 16 (10.53%) Dell
8 16 (10.53%) Riverbed
9 13 (8.55%) 3PAR
9 13 (8.55%) Brocade
9 13 (8.55%) IBM
10 12 (7.89%) Veeam
11 11 (7.24%) Oracle
12 10 (6.58%) Sun
12 10 (6.58%) F5
13 9 (5.92%) HP
14 8 (5.26%) CheckPoint
15 7 (4.61%) Veritas
15 7 (4.61%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
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