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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 136 171 125
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -46
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 127 85 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.87% 1.18% 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 17.49% 9.40% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 116 41 61
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
726 904 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.70% 12.56% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 633 685 423
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,714 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £57,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +10 67 £40,000 +6.66% 14
North Yorkshire +15 30 £35,000 -17.64% 4
South Yorkshire +12 28 £35,000 -27.46% 4
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 190 (91.35%) VMware
2 178 (85.58%) Windows
3 136 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 125 (60.10%) Microsoft
5 114 (54.81%) Active Directory
6 91 (43.75%) SAN
7 82 (39.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 74 (35.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 74 (35.58%) MS Exchange
9 71 (34.13%) Linux
10 69 (33.17%) DNS
10 69 (33.17%) Citrix
11 61 (29.33%) Cisco
12 59 (28.37%) Firewall
13 58 (27.88%) ITIL
14 53 (25.48%) NetApp
15 52 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 51 (24.52%) UNIX
17 50 (24.04%) Windows Server 2003
18 49 (23.56%) MS Excel
19 48 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 46 (22.12%) VMware ESX
20 46 (22.12%) IIS
21 45 (21.63%) SQL Server
22 44 (21.15%) VMware ESXi
22 44 (21.15%) NAS
23 43 (20.67%) Red Hat
24 42 (20.19%) vCloud
25 41 (19.71%) LAN
26 40 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 74 (35.58%) MS Exchange
2 46 (22.12%) IIS
3 40 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (9.62%) Lync
7 16 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (7.69%) Apache
8 14 (6.73%) Tomcat
8 14 (6.73%) OpenStack
9 13 (6.25%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.40%) JBoss
10 5 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.44%) Commerce Server
11 3 (1.44%) Drupal
11 3 (1.44%) WordPress
11 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.44%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.44%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 49 (23.56%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.54%) Office 365
2 16 (7.69%) SaaS
3 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.44%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (43.75%) SAN
2 69 (33.17%) DNS
3 59 (28.37%) Firewall
4 44 (21.15%) NAS
5 41 (19.71%) LAN
6 38 (18.27%) WAN
7 36 (17.31%) TCP/IP
8 26 (12.50%) DHCP
9 20 (9.62%) Internet
10 15 (7.21%) VPN
11 12 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (5.29%) LDAP
12 11 (5.29%) VoIP
12 11 (5.29%) Network Security
13 10 (4.81%) DMZ
14 9 (4.33%) BIG-IP
15 6 (2.88%) Unified Communications
16 5 (2.40%) Fibre Channel
16 5 (2.40%) iSCSI
16 5 (2.40%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.63%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.65%) MySQL
3 12 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.88%) Informix
4 6 (2.88%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.44%) OLTP
5 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.44%) Hudson
2 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.44%) Subversion
2 3 (1.44%) JIRA
General
1 26 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (2.88%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.40%) Banking
4 4 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.44%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Retail
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (24.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (13.46%) Analyst
3 27 (12.98%) Consultant
4 24 (11.54%) Administrator
5 22 (10.58%) Systems Administrator
6 18 (8.65%) Support Analyst
7 16 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (5.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (5.29%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (4.33%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (4.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (4.33%) Exchange Engineer
11 8 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 8 (3.85%) Technical Support
12 7 (3.37%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.37%) Technical Support Analyst
12 7 (3.37%) Virtualisation Consultant
13 6 (2.88%) Citrix Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.40%) Middleware
1 5 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (1.44%) REST
2 3 (1.44%) Express
2 3 (1.44%) JSON
2 3 (1.44%) jQuery
2 3 (1.44%) HTML5
2 3 (1.44%) LAMP
2 3 (1.44%) HTML
2 3 (1.44%) CSS
2 3 (1.44%) Web Services
2 3 (1.44%) XML
2 3 (1.44%) XSLT
3 1 (0.48%) .NET
3 1 (0.48%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.98%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.13%) Clustering
3 7 (3.37%) Replication
3 7 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (2.88%) IBM XIV
4 6 (2.88%) Statistics
4 6 (2.88%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.88%) HP Storage
5 5 (2.40%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.40%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.40%) SecurID
5 5 (2.40%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.92%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.44%) DataPower
8 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.96%) CMDB
8 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.96%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 178 (85.58%) Windows
2 82 (39.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (35.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (34.13%) Linux
5 51 (24.52%) UNIX
6 50 (24.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (13.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (9.62%) Windows 7
9 16 (7.69%) Windows 8
9 16 (7.69%) CentOS
9 16 (7.69%) AIX
10 14 (6.73%) Solaris
11 11 (5.29%) HPUX
12 9 (4.33%) Windows 2000
12 9 (4.33%) Debian
13 8 (3.85%) SUSE
14 7 (3.37%) Windows XP
14 7 (3.37%) Data ONTAP
15 4 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (1.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.88%) ITIL
2 27 (12.98%) Change Management
3 20 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (8.65%) Load Balancing
5 17 (8.17%) High Availability
6 15 (7.21%) BCP
7 14 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.25%) Network Management
8 13 (6.25%) DevOps
9 12 (5.77%) Project Management
10 11 (5.29%) Software Delivery
11 10 (4.81%) E-Commerce
11 10 (4.81%) Service Delivery
11 10 (4.81%) Network Architecture
12 8 (3.85%) Service Management
12 8 (3.85%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.37%) Migration
14 6 (2.88%) Problem Management
15 5 (2.40%) Data Protection
15 5 (2.40%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.42%) SQL
2 16 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.25%) PHP
4 8 (3.85%) Perl
4 8 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.37%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.40%) Python
7 4 (1.92%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.44%) Java
8 3 (1.44%) Jython
8 3 (1.44%) Ruby
8 3 (1.44%) Korn
9 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 37 (17.79%) MCSE
4 26 (12.50%) MCITP
5 24 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (7.69%) CCNA
7 12 (5.77%) Degree
8 10 (4.81%) CCNP
9 7 (3.37%) CISSP
9 7 (3.37%) CCIE
9 7 (3.37%) CCSP
10 6 (2.88%) MCSA
10 6 (2.88%) MCP
11 5 (2.40%) CCDE
11 5 (2.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.92%) NCDA
13 3 (1.44%) MCDST
13 3 (1.44%) CCA
13 3 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.96%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.13%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 136 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (54.81%) Active Directory
3 46 (22.12%) VMware ESX
4 44 (21.15%) VMware ESXi
5 42 (20.19%) vCloud
6 37 (17.79%) XenApp
7 29 (13.94%) XenServer
8 25 (12.02%) Terminal Services
9 23 (11.06%) Hyper-V
10 14 (6.73%) Xen
10 14 (6.73%) KVM
11 12 (5.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (4.33%) XenDesktop
13 6 (2.88%) VMware Server
14 3 (1.44%) pfSense
15 1 (0.48%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (14.42%) SCCM
1 30 (14.42%) SCOM
2 24 (11.54%) NetBackup
3 16 (7.69%) vMotion
4 14 (6.73%) SCVMM
5 9 (4.33%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (3.85%) Backup Exec
7 6 (2.88%) Puppet
8 5 (2.40%) OpenView
9 4 (1.92%) Nagios
9 4 (1.92%) Cacti
9 4 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.92%) Opsview
9 4 (1.92%) Graphite
10 3 (1.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.96%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.96%) WSUS
11 2 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 190 (91.35%) VMware
2 125 (60.10%) Microsoft
3 69 (33.17%) Citrix
4 61 (29.33%) Cisco
5 53 (25.48%) NetApp
6 43 (20.67%) Red Hat
7 39 (18.75%) EMC
8 36 (17.31%) HP
9 27 (12.98%) Oracle
10 22 (10.58%) Veeam
11 19 (9.13%) CommVault
12 13 (6.25%) Symantec
13 12 (5.77%) Dell
14 11 (5.29%) IBM
15 10 (4.81%) Veritas
15 10 (4.81%) CheckPoint
15 10 (4.81%) SolarWinds
15 10 (4.81%) Isilon
15 10 (4.81%) Nimsoft
15 10 (4.81%) Zerto
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software
Posted: 1 hour ago
South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £80K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago