The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 151 132 175
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +43
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 102 119 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.47% 1.81% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 11.78% 13.60% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 85 57 52
Average salary £35,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
vSphere
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
866 875 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.51% 13.32% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 700 643 425
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 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
West Yorkshire -8 77 £36,000 -20.00% 11
South Yorkshire +6 14 £29,125 -41.75% 5
North Yorkshire -15 8 £35,000 -2.77% 2
East Yorkshire -2 3 - -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 188 (94.47%) VMware
2 131 (65.83%) Windows
3 111 (55.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 109 (54.77%) Microsoft
5 106 (53.27%) Cisco
6 105 (52.76%) Active Directory
7 90 (45.23%) Citrix
8 87 (43.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 86 (43.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 80 (40.20%) MS Exchange
11 74 (37.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 72 (36.18%) SAN
13 68 (34.17%) Linux
13 68 (34.17%) MCSE
14 63 (31.66%) Windows Server 2003
15 52 (26.13%) DNS
15 52 (26.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 48 (24.12%) XenApp
17 47 (23.62%) MS Excel
18 46 (23.12%) SharePoint
18 46 (23.12%) SQL Server
19 45 (22.61%) XenServer
20 43 (21.61%) ITIL
21 41 (20.60%) Exchange Server 2010
22 39 (19.60%) UNIX
23 38 (19.10%) XenDesktop
24 37 (18.59%) Hyper-V
24 37 (18.59%) Firewall
25 36 (18.09%) MCSA
26 34 (17.09%) MCITP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 80 (40.20%) MS Exchange
2 46 (23.12%) SharePoint
3 41 (20.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 28 (14.07%) Tomcat
6 27 (13.57%) Apache
7 26 (13.07%) Lync
8 24 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (11.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (9.05%) IIS
11 14 (7.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (3.02%) OpenStack
13 4 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (1.51%) Node.js
14 3 (1.51%) JBoss
15 2 (1.01%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (23.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Sentinel
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.50%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.03%) Office 365
2 8 (4.02%) PaaS
3 6 (3.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (36.18%) SAN
2 52 (26.13%) DNS
3 37 (18.59%) Firewall
4 29 (14.57%) Internet
5 27 (13.57%) DHCP
6 22 (11.06%) LAN
7 21 (10.55%) VoIP
8 19 (9.55%) Wireless
9 16 (8.04%) TCP/IP
10 14 (7.04%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (6.03%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (5.53%) Fibre Channel
13 10 (5.03%) WAN
13 10 (5.03%) NAS
14 9 (4.52%) FTP
14 9 (4.52%) VPN
15 8 (4.02%) MPLS
15 8 (4.02%) WAAS
16 7 (3.52%) NetScaler
16 7 (3.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.12%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.04%) MySQL
4 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.52%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.52%) Informix
6 7 (3.52%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.01%) Redis
8 3 (1.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (9.55%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.52%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.52%) JIRA
2 7 (3.52%) Subversion
3 4 (2.01%) Hudson
General
1 7 (3.52%) Games
1 7 (3.52%) Finance
1 7 (3.52%) Advertising
2 3 (1.51%) Legal
3 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.50%) Marketing
4 1 (0.50%) Retail
4 1 (0.50%) Electronics
4 1 (0.50%) Back Office
4 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (20.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (10.05%) Support Engineer
3 17 (8.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (8.04%) Server Engineer
4 16 (8.04%) Technical Support
4 16 (8.04%) Consultant
4 16 (8.04%) Architect
5 15 (7.54%) VMware Engineer
5 15 (7.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (6.53%) Windows Server Engineer
7 12 (6.03%) Exchange Engineer
7 12 (6.03%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 11 (5.53%) Support Technician
9 10 (5.03%) Administrator
9 10 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.02%) Storage Architect
10 8 (4.02%) IT Support
10 8 (4.02%) Virtualisation Architect
10 8 (4.02%) Storage Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.52%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (2.01%) .NET
2 4 (2.01%) Middleware
3 3 (1.51%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (1.51%) LAMP
4 2 (1.01%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.06%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.04%) Clustering
3 10 (5.03%) CLARiiON
4 8 (4.02%) Celerra
4 8 (4.02%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (4.02%) IBM XIV
5 6 (3.02%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.01%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.51%) Replication
8 2 (1.01%) CCTV
8 2 (1.01%) PKI
8 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.01%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.50%) DTV
9 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 131 (65.83%) Windows
2 74 (37.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (34.17%) Linux
4 63 (31.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (26.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (19.60%) UNIX
7 32 (16.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (5.03%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.52%) Windows 7
10 8 (4.02%) SUSE
11 7 (3.52%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.52%) Debian
12 5 (2.51%) CentOS
13 4 (2.01%) AIX
13 4 (2.01%) Solaris
13 4 (2.01%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.51%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.61%) ITIL
2 31 (15.58%) DevOps
3 26 (13.07%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (10.55%) Change Management
4 21 (10.55%) Incident Management
5 20 (10.05%) Project Management
6 19 (9.55%) Load Balancing
7 16 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (7.54%) High Availability
8 15 (7.54%) Configuration Management
8 15 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (6.03%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.03%) Performance Management
11 9 (4.52%) Network Architecture
11 9 (4.52%) Problem Management
11 9 (4.52%) Business Continuity
12 8 (4.02%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (4.02%) Line Management
13 7 (3.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.57%) PHP
2 22 (11.06%) SQL
3 18 (9.05%) Ruby
3 18 (9.05%) Python
4 14 (7.04%) Bash Shell
5 13 (6.53%) Shell Script
6 12 (6.03%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.53%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.02%) Perl
9 2 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 87 (43.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 86 (43.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (34.17%) MCSE
4 36 (18.09%) MCSA
5 34 (17.09%) MCITP
6 33 (16.58%) CCA
6 33 (16.58%) Citrix Certification
6 33 (16.58%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (13.07%) CCNA
8 16 (8.04%) Degree
8 16 (8.04%) MCP
9 14 (7.04%) NCDA
10 13 (6.53%) CCIA
10 13 (6.53%) CCEA
10 13 (6.53%) CCNP
11 12 (6.03%) MCDST
12 11 (5.53%) CISSP
13 10 (5.03%) MCTS
13 10 (5.03%) VCAP
13 10 (5.03%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.56%) SLA
2 4 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 111 (55.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (52.76%) Active Directory
3 48 (24.12%) XenApp
4 45 (22.61%) XenServer
5 38 (19.10%) XenDesktop
6 37 (18.59%) Hyper-V
7 29 (14.57%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (11.06%) VMware ESX
9 13 (6.53%) VMware Server
10 12 (6.03%) Firmware
11 11 (5.53%) Terminal Services
11 11 (5.53%) Xen
12 10 (5.03%) vCloud
13 7 (3.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (3.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (1.01%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 29 (14.57%) SCCM
2 26 (13.07%) SCOM
3 23 (11.56%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (11.56%) NetBackup
4 17 (8.54%) Backup Exec
5 16 (8.04%) Puppet
6 12 (6.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (4.02%) Nagios
7 8 (4.02%) Salt
7 8 (4.02%) Opsview
7 8 (4.02%) Graphite
8 7 (3.52%) XenMobile
8 7 (3.52%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (3.52%) Cacti
9 6 (3.02%) WSUS
9 6 (3.02%) SCVMM
9 6 (3.02%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.51%) PureDisk
10 3 (1.51%) MOM
11 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 188 (94.47%) VMware
2 109 (54.77%) Microsoft
3 106 (53.27%) Cisco
4 90 (45.23%) Citrix
5 32 (16.08%) NetApp
6 31 (15.58%) Red Hat
7 29 (14.57%) Dell
8 28 (14.07%) HP
9 27 (13.57%) EMC
10 21 (10.55%) Riverbed
11 18 (9.05%) Veeam
12 12 (6.03%) Sun
13 11 (5.53%) IBM
14 10 (5.03%) CheckPoint
14 10 (5.03%) CommVault
14 10 (5.03%) Oracle
15 9 (4.52%) 3PAR
15 9 (4.52%) Symantec
16 8 (4.02%) Brocade
16 8 (4.02%) F5
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Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + Excl Benefits + flexitime
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
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