The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 16 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 176 157 141
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 97 69 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.26% 1.18% 1.37%
As % of the System Software category 10.52% 10.85% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 68 62 71
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.75%
System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
922 636 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.95% 10.88% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 725 469 441
Average salary £35,000 £36,834 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.97% +5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Yorkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
West Yorkshire -33 63 £40,000 -11.11% 8
North Yorkshire +2 27 £51,000 -7.27% 3
South Yorkshire -7 16 £40,000 -27.27%
East Yorkshire -7 2 £42,500 -19.04%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 203 (93.98%) VMware
2 185 (85.65%) Windows
3 166 (76.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 144 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 132 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 113 (52.31%) Microsoft
7 95 (43.98%) Active Directory
8 94 (43.52%) SAN
9 78 (36.11%) MS Excel
10 75 (34.72%) VMware ESX
11 71 (32.87%) Cisco
12 69 (31.94%) Linux
12 69 (31.94%) Hyper-V
13 67 (31.02%) EMC
14 64 (29.63%) SCCM
15 58 (26.85%) Citrix
15 58 (26.85%) VMware ESXi
16 56 (25.93%) Red Hat
17 55 (25.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 53 (24.54%) Problem Management
19 52 (24.07%) Load Balancing
20 51 (23.61%) E-Commerce
21 49 (22.69%) HP
22 48 (22.22%) TCP/IP
22 48 (22.22%) UNIX
22 48 (22.22%) MS Exchange
23 45 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 41 (18.98%) Microsoft Certification
25 38 (17.59%) ITIL
25 38 (17.59%) Infrastructure Management

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 48 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 30 (13.89%) IIS
3 21 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 21 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.56%) Lync
4 12 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (5.09%) Office Communications Server
5 11 (5.09%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (3.24%) Apache
7 7 (3.24%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
Applications
1 78 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 26 (12.04%) MS Project
3 14 (6.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.39%) SaaS
3 2 (0.93%) PaaS
3 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 94 (43.52%) SAN
2 48 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 28 (12.96%) Firewall
4 18 (8.33%) NAS
5 17 (7.87%) NetScaler
6 16 (7.41%) LAN
7 15 (6.94%) Internet
7 15 (6.94%) DNS
8 11 (5.09%) VPN
9 9 (4.17%) WAN
10 6 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.31%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (2.31%) DHCP
12 4 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (1.85%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.39%) Wireless
13 3 (1.39%) IP Telephony
14 2 (0.93%) IPsec
14 2 (0.93%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.24%) MySQL
5 3 (1.39%) Informix
6 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (4.17%) Finance
2 4 (1.85%) Back Office
3 3 (1.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.93%) Electronics
4 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.93%) Military
4 2 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (19.44%) Consultant
2 36 (16.67%) Analyst
3 32 (14.81%) Operations Analyst
4 28 (12.96%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 28 (12.96%) Administrator
5 27 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 26 (12.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 24 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
7 24 (11.11%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
8 23 (10.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 21 (9.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 21 (9.72%) Linux Administrator
9 21 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (6.02%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.63%) VMware Consultant
12 9 (4.17%) Architect
13 8 (3.70%) IT Operations Analyst
13 8 (3.70%) Server Engineer
14 7 (3.24%) Senior Consultant
14 7 (3.24%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.39%) Middleware
1 3 (1.39%) Software Packaging
2 2 (0.93%) XMPP
3 1 (0.46%) Django
3 1 (0.46%) LAMP
3 1 (0.46%) Web Services
3 1 (0.46%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.80%) Clustering
2 8 (3.70%) FlexPod
3 4 (1.85%) Celerra
3 4 (1.85%) Replication
4 3 (1.39%) CLARiiON
4 3 (1.39%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.39%) EqualLogic
4 3 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (1.39%) Fat Client
5 2 (0.93%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.46%) IVR
6 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 185 (85.65%) Windows
2 144 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 132 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 69 (31.94%) Linux
5 55 (25.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (22.22%) UNIX
7 29 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (10.65%) Windows 7
9 10 (4.63%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (2.31%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.46%) CentOS
12 1 (0.46%) Debian
12 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (24.54%) Problem Management
2 52 (24.07%) Load Balancing
3 51 (23.61%) E-Commerce
4 38 (17.59%) ITIL
4 38 (17.59%) Infrastructure Management
5 12 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 11 (5.09%) Service Management
6 11 (5.09%) Change Control
7 7 (3.24%) Project Management
8 6 (2.78%) Change Management
8 6 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (2.78%) Capacity Management
9 5 (2.31%) Information Security
9 5 (2.31%) PRINCE2
10 4 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (1.85%) Incident Management
10 4 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (1.39%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (1.39%) Migration
11 3 (1.39%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.26%) SQL
2 9 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.78%) PHP
4 4 (1.85%) C
5 3 (1.39%) Python
6 2 (0.93%) Ruby
6 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.93%) Perl
7 1 (0.46%) Java
7 1 (0.46%) VBA
7 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 41 (18.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (10.19%) MCSE
5 20 (9.26%) Citrix Certification
5 20 (9.26%) MCITP
6 19 (8.80%) CCEE
6 19 (8.80%) CCIA
7 17 (7.87%) VCAP
8 13 (6.02%) Degree
9 12 (5.56%) NCDA
9 12 (5.56%) NCIE
9 12 (5.56%) CCNA
10 11 (5.09%) MCP
10 11 (5.09%) CCEA
11 9 (4.17%) CCA
11 9 (4.17%) CCAA
11 9 (4.17%) VCDX
12 7 (3.24%) MCTS
13 5 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.80%) SLA
2 6 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 166 (76.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (43.98%) Active Directory
3 75 (34.72%) VMware ESX
4 69 (31.94%) Hyper-V
5 58 (26.85%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (13.89%) XenApp
7 28 (12.96%) XenDesktop
8 24 (11.11%) XenServer
9 15 (6.94%) vCloud
10 8 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.93%) Xen
14 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.46%) Samba
14 1 (0.46%) NFS
14 1 (0.46%) Postfix
14 1 (0.46%) KVM
14 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 64 (29.63%) SCCM
2 28 (12.96%) SCOM
3 10 (4.63%) Nagios
4 8 (3.70%) MOM
5 5 (2.31%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.93%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.93%) Foglight
6 2 (0.93%) Legato
6 2 (0.93%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.93%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 203 (93.98%) VMware
2 113 (52.31%) Microsoft
3 71 (32.87%) Cisco
4 67 (31.02%) EMC
5 58 (26.85%) Citrix
6 56 (25.93%) Red Hat
7 49 (22.69%) HP
8 27 (12.50%) Dell
9 21 (9.72%) Veeam
10 20 (9.26%) NetApp
11 17 (7.87%) IBM
12 11 (5.09%) CommVault
13 8 (3.70%) Huawei
14 7 (3.24%) Sophos
14 7 (3.24%) Oracle
15 5 (2.31%) CheckPoint
15 5 (2.31%) Symantec
16 4 (1.85%) Mitel
17 3 (1.39%) Veritas
17 3 (1.39%) Avaya
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please get in touch to discuss salary information
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + big bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago