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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 155 162 128
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 98 92 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.42% 1.30% 1.67%
As % of the System Software category 14.54% 9.92% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 85 48 61
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
674 927 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.77% 13.12% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 582 718 438
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 July 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 July 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 +7 61 £38,500 +2.66% 6
North Yorkshire +1 21 £32,500 -23.52% 3
South Yorkshire +1 13 £43,000 +7.50%
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 158 (89.77%) VMware
2 139 (78.98%) Windows
3 111 (63.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 109 (61.93%) Microsoft
5 105 (59.66%) Active Directory
6 74 (42.05%) SAN
7 72 (40.91%) MS Exchange
8 65 (36.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 63 (35.80%) Cisco
10 62 (35.23%) Citrix
11 60 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 53 (30.11%) ITIL
13 52 (29.55%) DNS
14 51 (28.98%) Linux
14 51 (28.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 48 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 47 (26.70%) SQL Server
16 47 (26.70%) XenApp
17 40 (22.73%) Firewall
18 39 (22.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 39 (22.16%) LAN
18 39 (22.16%) NetApp
19 37 (21.02%) TCP/IP
19 37 (21.02%) VMware ESXi
20 36 (20.45%) UNIX
21 35 (19.89%) WAN
21 35 (19.89%) HP
21 35 (19.89%) SCCM
21 35 (19.89%) SCOM
21 35 (19.89%) NAS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 72 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 33 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (18.18%) IIS
4 28 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (11.93%) Lync
6 19 (10.80%) SharePoint
7 16 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (6.25%) Tomcat
9 10 (5.68%) OpenStack
10 8 (4.55%) Apache
11 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.70%) CloudStack
12 3 (1.70%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.70%) Joomla!
12 3 (1.70%) Node.js
12 3 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.70%) JBoss
12 3 (1.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (1.70%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 32 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.93%) Office 365
2 17 (9.66%) SaaS
3 5 (2.84%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 74 (42.05%) SAN
2 52 (29.55%) DNS
3 40 (22.73%) Firewall
4 39 (22.16%) LAN
5 37 (21.02%) TCP/IP
6 35 (19.89%) WAN
6 35 (19.89%) NAS
7 21 (11.93%) DHCP
8 17 (9.66%) VPN
8 17 (9.66%) VoIP
9 16 (9.09%) Internet
10 12 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (6.25%) LDAP
12 10 (5.68%) Unified Communications
13 8 (4.55%) BIG-IP
13 8 (4.55%) Network Security
14 7 (3.98%) iSCSI
14 7 (3.98%) Wireless
14 7 (3.98%) DMZ
15 6 (3.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.39%) MySQL
3 11 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.70%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (1.70%) OLAP
5 3 (1.70%) Informix
5 3 (1.70%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Electronics
5 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (19.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (15.34%) Analyst
3 19 (10.80%) Administrator
4 17 (9.66%) Consultant
4 17 (9.66%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (9.66%) Support Analyst
5 12 (6.82%) Technical Support
6 11 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (5.68%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (5.11%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (3.98%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.98%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.98%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (3.98%) Exchange Engineer
11 6 (3.41%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.70%) CSS
1 3 (1.70%) Web Services
1 3 (1.70%) XML
1 3 (1.70%) XSLT
1 3 (1.70%) Middleware
1 3 (1.70%) LAMP
1 3 (1.70%) JSON
1 3 (1.70%) jQuery
1 3 (1.70%) HTML5
1 3 (1.70%) REST
1 3 (1.70%) Express
1 3 (1.70%) HTML
2 1 (0.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.93%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.39%) Clustering
3 7 (3.98%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (3.41%) EqualLogic
4 6 (3.41%) Statistics
5 3 (1.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.70%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.70%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.70%) Replication
5 3 (1.70%) HP Storage
5 3 (1.70%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.70%) DataPower
5 3 (1.70%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.14%) SecurID
7 1 (0.57%) CMDB
7 1 (0.57%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 139 (78.98%) Windows
2 65 (36.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (28.98%) Linux
5 48 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (20.45%) UNIX
7 25 (14.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (11.93%) Windows 7
9 13 (7.39%) Windows 8
10 12 (6.82%) AIX
11 11 (6.25%) Windows XP
11 11 (6.25%) CentOS
12 10 (5.68%) Solaris
13 9 (5.11%) Windows 2000
13 9 (5.11%) SUSE
14 8 (4.55%) Debian
15 7 (3.98%) HPUX
16 5 (2.84%) Data ONTAP
17 4 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (1.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.11%) ITIL
2 23 (13.07%) Change Management
3 18 (10.23%) High Availability
4 13 (7.39%) Load Balancing
4 13 (7.39%) BCP
5 12 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (6.25%) DevOps
6 11 (6.25%) Project Management
6 11 (6.25%) Migration
6 11 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.68%) Network Management
8 9 (5.11%) Service Management
9 7 (3.98%) E-Commerce
9 7 (3.98%) Network Architecture
9 7 (3.98%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (3.98%) Software Delivery
10 6 (3.41%) Server Building
10 6 (3.41%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.84%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.91%) SQL
2 15 (8.52%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.68%) PHP
4 5 (2.84%) Perl
4 5 (2.84%) Python
4 5 (2.84%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.27%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.70%) Java
6 3 (1.70%) Jython
6 3 (1.70%) Ruby
6 3 (1.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 51 (28.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (22.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 31 (17.61%) MCSE
4 22 (12.50%) MCITP
5 18 (10.23%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (8.52%) CCNA
7 12 (6.82%) MCP
8 10 (5.68%) MCSA
9 9 (5.11%) CCA
9 9 (5.11%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (4.55%) Degree
11 4 (2.27%) MCDST
11 4 (2.27%) CCNP
12 3 (1.70%) HNC
12 3 (1.70%) HND
13 2 (1.14%) CCIE
13 2 (1.14%) CCSP
13 2 (1.14%) CISSP
13 2 (1.14%) NCDA
13 2 (1.14%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.93%) SLA
2 3 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (63.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (59.66%) Active Directory
3 47 (26.70%) XenApp
4 37 (21.02%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (18.75%) XenServer
6 29 (16.48%) VMware ESX
6 29 (16.48%) Hyper-V
7 24 (13.64%) vCloud
8 20 (11.36%) XenDesktop
9 16 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 12 (6.82%) Terminal Services
11 10 (5.68%) KVM
11 10 (5.68%) Xen
12 7 (3.98%) VMware Server
13 3 (1.70%) pfSense
14 1 (0.57%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 35 (19.89%) SCCM
1 35 (19.89%) SCOM
2 20 (11.36%) NetBackup
3 17 (9.66%) vMotion
4 15 (8.52%) SCVMM
5 14 (7.95%) Backup Exec
6 6 (3.41%) SolarWinds Orion
6 6 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.84%) Puppet
7 5 (2.84%) OpenView
8 4 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.70%) Salt
10 2 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.14%) MOM
10 2 (1.14%) SCDPM
10 2 (1.14%) WSUS
11 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.57%) Nagios
11 1 (0.57%) Legato
Vendors
1 158 (89.77%) VMware
2 109 (61.93%) Microsoft
3 63 (35.80%) Cisco
4 62 (35.23%) Citrix
5 39 (22.16%) NetApp
6 35 (19.89%) HP
7 32 (18.18%) Red Hat
8 29 (16.48%) EMC
9 21 (11.93%) Dell
10 19 (10.80%) CommVault
10 19 (10.80%) Veeam
11 12 (6.82%) Oracle
12 10 (5.68%) Symantec
12 10 (5.68%) Nimsoft
12 10 (5.68%) Isilon
12 10 (5.68%) Zerto
13 8 (4.55%) F5
13 8 (4.55%) Sophos
13 8 (4.55%) CheckPoint
14 7 (3.98%) IBM
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago