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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 171 147 179
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +32
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 79 108 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.08% 1.57% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 9.13% 12.24% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 42
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,694 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
865 882 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.82% 12.81% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 679 654 424
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -11 58 £37,000 -22.10% 8
South Yorkshire +1 12 £34,250 -14.37% 1
North Yorkshire -16 8 £26,000 -30.66% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 189 (95.94%) VMware
2 128 (64.97%) Windows
3 117 (59.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 116 (58.88%) Microsoft
5 110 (55.84%) Active Directory
6 102 (51.78%) Cisco
7 93 (47.21%) Citrix
8 86 (43.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 84 (42.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 83 (42.13%) MS Exchange
11 80 (40.61%) SAN
12 66 (33.50%) MCSE
13 65 (32.99%) Windows Server 2008
14 61 (30.96%) Linux
15 60 (30.46%) XenApp
16 55 (27.92%) Windows Server 2003
17 54 (27.41%) SQL Server
18 51 (25.89%) SharePoint
19 46 (23.35%) MS Excel
19 46 (23.35%) XenDesktop
20 45 (22.84%) XenServer
21 44 (22.34%) Hyper-V
21 44 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
22 43 (21.83%) ITIL
22 43 (21.83%) DNS
23 42 (21.32%) MCSA
24 38 (19.29%) Exchange Server 2003
25 37 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2010
26 36 (18.27%) SCCM
26 36 (18.27%) Firewall

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 83 (42.13%) MS Exchange
2 51 (25.89%) SharePoint
3 38 (19.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 37 (18.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 31 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (14.21%) Lync
7 27 (13.71%) Tomcat
8 23 (11.68%) Apache
9 21 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (7.61%) IIS
11 12 (6.09%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (1.52%) JBoss
13 3 (1.52%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.52%) Node.js
13 3 (1.52%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (23.35%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Sentinel
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.12%) Office 365
2 10 (5.08%) SaaS
3 8 (4.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (40.61%) SAN
2 43 (21.83%) DNS
3 36 (18.27%) Firewall
4 28 (14.21%) VoIP
4 28 (14.21%) Internet
5 25 (12.69%) Wireless
6 22 (11.17%) DHCP
7 21 (10.66%) LAN
8 15 (7.61%) TCP/IP
9 12 (6.09%) NAS
9 12 (6.09%) Fibre Channel
10 11 (5.58%) VPN
10 11 (5.58%) WAN
11 10 (5.08%) Unified Communications
11 10 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (4.57%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (4.06%) MPLS
14 7 (3.55%) iSCSI
14 7 (3.55%) NetScaler
15 6 (3.05%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.41%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.11%) MySQL
4 13 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.55%) Informix
6 7 (3.55%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.55%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.03%) Redis
8 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.55%) Subversion
2 7 (3.55%) JIRA
2 7 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.03%) Hudson
General
1 7 (3.55%) Games
2 6 (3.05%) Finance
3 5 (2.54%) Advertising
4 3 (1.52%) Legal
5 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (18.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (11.17%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (10.66%) Support Engineer
4 20 (10.15%) Technical Support
5 17 (8.63%) Consultant
6 15 (7.61%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 14 (7.11%) Server Engineer
8 13 (6.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (6.60%) Architect
8 13 (6.60%) VMware Engineer
9 12 (6.09%) Administrator
10 11 (5.58%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.58%) Support Technician
10 11 (5.58%) Windows Server Engineer
11 10 (5.08%) Exchange Engineer
12 9 (4.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
12 9 (4.57%) Citrix Engineer
13 8 (4.06%) Analyst
13 8 (4.06%) Technical Consultant
13 8 (4.06%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.55%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (2.54%) LAMP
3 4 (2.03%) Middleware
4 3 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.02%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.51%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.14%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.09%) Clustering
3 8 (4.06%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (4.06%) IBM XIV
4 7 (3.55%) CLARiiON
5 5 (2.54%) Celerra
6 4 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.02%) Replication
7 2 (1.02%) PKI
7 2 (1.02%) CCTV
7 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.51%) DTV
8 1 (0.51%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.51%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 128 (64.97%) Windows
2 65 (32.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (30.96%) Linux
4 55 (27.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (17.77%) UNIX
7 29 (14.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.09%) Windows 7
8 12 (6.09%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.55%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.54%) SUSE
10 5 (2.54%) Debian
11 4 (2.03%) AIX
11 4 (2.03%) Solaris
11 4 (2.03%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.51%) CentOS
12 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.83%) ITIL
2 26 (13.20%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (11.68%) DevOps
4 21 (10.66%) Change Management
4 21 (10.66%) Incident Management
5 20 (10.15%) Project Management
6 18 (9.14%) High Availability
7 17 (8.63%) Load Balancing
8 14 (7.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (6.09%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (5.58%) Migration
10 11 (5.58%) Configuration Management
11 10 (5.08%) Performance Management
12 9 (4.57%) Problem Management
12 9 (4.57%) Business Continuity
12 9 (4.57%) Network Architecture
12 9 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.06%) Line Management
13 8 (4.06%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (3.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.69%) PHP
2 21 (10.66%) SQL
3 16 (8.12%) Python
3 16 (8.12%) Ruby
4 15 (7.61%) PowerShell
5 12 (6.09%) Bash Shell
5 12 (6.09%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.09%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.06%) Perl
7 2 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 86 (43.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (42.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 66 (33.50%) MCSE
4 42 (21.32%) MCSA
5 36 (18.27%) CCA
5 36 (18.27%) Citrix Certification
6 33 (16.75%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (16.75%) MCITP
7 26 (13.20%) CCNA
8 21 (10.66%) MCP
9 14 (7.11%) Degree
10 13 (6.60%) CCNP
11 11 (5.58%) CISSP
12 10 (5.08%) CCEA
12 10 (5.08%) MCDST
12 10 (5.08%) CCIA
13 9 (4.57%) CCIE
14 7 (3.55%) CCSP
14 7 (3.55%) CCEE
14 7 (3.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.21%) SLA
2 6 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 117 (59.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (55.84%) Active Directory
3 60 (30.46%) XenApp
4 46 (23.35%) XenDesktop
5 45 (22.84%) XenServer
6 44 (22.34%) Hyper-V
7 31 (15.74%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (12.18%) VMware ESX
9 12 (6.09%) Firmware
10 11 (5.58%) Terminal Services
10 11 (5.58%) VMware Server
11 10 (5.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 7 (3.55%) Xen
12 7 (3.55%) vCloud
12 7 (3.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.02%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.51%) Squid
Systems Management
1 36 (18.27%) SCCM
2 33 (16.75%) SCOM
3 23 (11.68%) NetBackup
3 23 (11.68%) Backup Exec
4 21 (10.66%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (7.11%) Puppet
6 10 (5.08%) SCVMM
6 10 (5.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (4.06%) Salt
7 8 (4.06%) Opsview
7 8 (4.06%) Graphite
7 8 (4.06%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (4.06%) Nagios
8 7 (3.55%) XenMobile
8 7 (3.55%) Cacti
9 6 (3.05%) WSUS
10 4 (2.03%) MOM
10 4 (2.03%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.51%) Legato
Vendors
1 189 (95.94%) VMware
2 116 (58.88%) Microsoft
3 102 (51.78%) Cisco
4 93 (47.21%) Citrix
5 35 (17.77%) Dell
6 31 (15.74%) HP
7 30 (15.23%) Red Hat
8 27 (13.71%) Riverbed
9 26 (13.20%) EMC
10 24 (12.18%) NetApp
10 24 (12.18%) Veeam
11 13 (6.60%) CommVault
11 13 (6.60%) IBM
12 11 (5.58%) CheckPoint
13 10 (5.08%) Symantec
13 10 (5.08%) Sun
14 9 (4.57%) Oracle
15 8 (4.06%) F5
15 8 (4.06%) SolarWinds
16 7 (3.55%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + includes good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + £4200 car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago