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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 128 117 142
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 78 84 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.65% 1.94% 1.19%
As % of the System Software category 12.72% 13.53% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 72 49 46
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,650 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
613 621 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.97% 14.32% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 518 460 283
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -17 58 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Wakefield -6 6 £35,000 -7.28%
Pontefract - 3 £26,500 -
Bradford -2 2 £31,750 -36.50%
vSphere
Yorkshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 141 (92.76%) VMware
2 98 (64.47%) Cisco
3 92 (60.53%) Windows
4 90 (59.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 82 (53.95%) Active Directory
6 80 (52.63%) Microsoft
7 75 (49.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 73 (48.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 69 (45.39%) Citrix
10 65 (42.76%) MS Exchange
11 64 (42.11%) Linux
12 63 (41.45%) MCSE
13 55 (36.18%) SAN
14 53 (34.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 45 (29.61%) XenServer
16 41 (26.97%) MS Excel
16 41 (26.97%) DNS
17 39 (25.66%) SharePoint
17 39 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
18 38 (25.00%) SQL Server
19 35 (23.03%) MCSA
19 35 (23.03%) Firewall
19 35 (23.03%) XenApp
20 33 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
20 33 (21.71%) Cisco Certification
20 33 (21.71%) UNIX
21 32 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 32 (21.05%) MCITP
22 31 (20.39%) Hyper-V
22 31 (20.39%) CCA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 65 (42.76%) MS Exchange
2 39 (25.66%) SharePoint
3 30 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 29 (19.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (16.45%) Apache
5 25 (16.45%) Tomcat
6 22 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (10.53%) Lync
8 15 (9.87%) IIS
8 15 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (8.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (3.95%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.97%) Node.js
12 2 (1.32%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (26.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Sentinel
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.26%) PaaS
2 3 (1.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (36.18%) SAN
2 41 (26.97%) DNS
3 35 (23.03%) Firewall
4 29 (19.08%) Internet
5 21 (13.82%) VoIP
6 20 (13.16%) LAN
7 19 (12.50%) DHCP
8 17 (11.18%) Wireless
9 13 (8.55%) TCP/IP
10 12 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (6.58%) NAS
12 9 (5.92%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (5.92%) WAN
13 8 (5.26%) FTP
13 8 (5.26%) WAAS
14 7 (4.61%) HTTP
14 7 (4.61%) MPLS
15 6 (3.95%) SSH
16 5 (3.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.55%) MySQL
4 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (4.61%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.61%) Informix
5 7 (4.61%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.63%) Redis
7 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (12.50%) 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%) Finance
1 7 (4.61%) Advertising
1 7 (4.61%) Games
2 3 (1.97%) Legal
3 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.66%) Electronics
3 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (20.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (11.18%) Support Engineer
3 16 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 16 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 15 (9.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (9.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (9.21%) VMware Engineer
6 13 (8.55%) Windows Server Engineer
7 12 (7.89%) Exchange Engineer
7 12 (7.89%) Architect
7 12 (7.89%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 9 (5.92%) Consultant
9 8 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.26%) Virtualisation Architect
9 8 (5.26%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) Storage Architect
10 7 (4.61%) Platform Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.61%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.61%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (3.29%) .NET
3 4 (2.63%) Middleware
4 3 (1.97%) LAMP
4 3 (1.97%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.47%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.26%) CLARiiON
2 8 (5.26%) Clustering
2 8 (5.26%) Celerra
2 8 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (5.26%) IBM XIV
3 4 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.97%) Replication
5 2 (1.32%) CCTV
5 2 (1.32%) PKI
6 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.66%) DTV
6 1 (0.66%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 92 (60.53%) Windows
2 64 (42.11%) Linux
3 53 (34.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (21.71%) UNIX
5 33 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.26%) SUSE
7 8 (5.26%) Debian
8 6 (3.95%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.95%) CentOS
9 4 (2.63%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.97%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.97%) AIX
10 3 (1.97%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.39%) DevOps
2 22 (14.47%) ITIL
3 21 (13.82%) Incident Management
4 20 (13.16%) Load Balancing
4 20 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (11.18%) Project Management
6 16 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (9.21%) Change Management
8 13 (8.55%) Configuration Management
9 12 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (7.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.92%) Business Continuity
12 9 (5.92%) Network Architecture
12 9 (5.92%) High Availability
13 8 (5.26%) Line Management
13 8 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (5.26%) Problem Management
14 7 (4.61%) E-Commerce
15 5 (3.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.42%) PHP
2 18 (11.84%) Python
2 18 (11.84%) Ruby
3 14 (9.21%) Bash Shell
4 12 (7.89%) SQL
4 12 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.92%) Shell Script
6 8 (5.26%) Perl
7 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 75 (49.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (48.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 63 (41.45%) MCSE
4 35 (23.03%) MCSA
5 33 (21.71%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (21.05%) MCITP
7 31 (20.39%) CCA
7 31 (20.39%) Citrix Certification
8 26 (17.11%) CCNA
9 17 (11.18%) MCP
10 16 (10.53%) Degree
11 13 (8.55%) CCIA
11 13 (8.55%) CCNP
11 13 (8.55%) CCEA
12 12 (7.89%) NCDA
12 12 (7.89%) MCDST
13 11 (7.24%) CISSP
14 9 (5.92%) CCIE
15 8 (5.26%) MCTS
15 8 (5.26%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.18%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 90 (59.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (53.95%) Active Directory
3 45 (29.61%) XenServer
4 35 (23.03%) XenApp
5 31 (20.39%) Hyper-V
6 30 (19.74%) XenDesktop
7 16 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (10.53%) VMware ESX
8 12 (7.89%) VMware Server
8 12 (7.89%) Firmware
9 10 (6.58%) Terminal Services
9 10 (6.58%) Xen
10 8 (5.26%) vCloud
11 7 (4.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (1.32%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.66%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.66%) Squid
Systems Management
1 23 (15.13%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (13.82%) NetBackup
3 17 (11.18%) Backup Exec
4 15 (9.87%) SCCM
4 15 (9.87%) SCOM
4 15 (9.87%) Puppet
5 12 (7.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (5.26%) Salt
6 8 (5.26%) Opsview
6 8 (5.26%) Graphite
6 8 (5.26%) Nagios
7 7 (4.61%) Cacti
7 7 (4.61%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (3.95%) Cobbler
9 5 (3.29%) XenMobile
10 3 (1.97%) PureDisk
11 1 (0.66%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 141 (92.76%) VMware
2 98 (64.47%) Cisco
3 80 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 69 (45.39%) Citrix
5 28 (18.42%) Red Hat
6 24 (15.79%) NetApp
6 24 (15.79%) Dell
7 21 (13.82%) Riverbed
8 17 (11.18%) Veeam
9 16 (10.53%) EMC
10 13 (8.55%) HP
11 12 (7.89%) Sun
12 10 (6.58%) IBM
13 9 (5.92%) CheckPoint
13 9 (5.92%) Brocade
13 9 (5.92%) 3PAR
13 9 (5.92%) F5
14 7 (4.61%) SolarWinds
14 7 (4.61%) Oracle
14 7 (4.61%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Vodafone Group
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago