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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 150 177 146
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -31
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 110 87 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.75% 1.21% 1.65%
As % of the System Software category 15.45% 9.36% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 97 69 49
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.22%
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
712 929 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.30% 12.96% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 603 736 626
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 62 £42,500 +14.86% 4
North Yorkshire +40 31 £33,500 -0.74% 4
South Yorkshire +13 13 £50,000 +69.49% 1
East Yorkshire +2 5 - - 1
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 227 (93.80%) VMware
2 197 (81.40%) Windows
3 167 (69.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 142 (58.68%) Microsoft
5 109 (45.04%) Linux
6 107 (44.21%) SAN
7 100 (41.32%) Active Directory
8 92 (38.02%) Windows Server
9 83 (34.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 82 (33.88%) ITIL
11 78 (32.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 76 (31.40%) Cisco
13 73 (30.17%) Firewall
14 72 (29.75%) Red Hat
15 68 (28.10%) NetApp
16 67 (27.69%) Windows Server 2012
17 66 (27.27%) HP
18 64 (26.45%) MS Exchange
19 61 (25.21%) Data Centre
20 57 (23.55%) Oracle
21 56 (23.14%) MS Excel
21 56 (23.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 53 (21.90%) Unix
23 47 (19.42%) DNS
23 47 (19.42%) Citrix
24 44 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
24 44 (18.18%) Bash Shell
25 41 (16.94%) NAS
25 41 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
26 40 (16.53%) Puppet

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 64 (26.45%) MS Exchange
2 37 (15.29%) IIS
3 31 (12.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (12.81%) Skype for Business
4 30 (12.40%) Apache
5 29 (11.98%) OpenStack
6 23 (9.50%) CloudStack
7 22 (9.09%) Tomcat
8 18 (7.44%) SharePoint
9 16 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (6.20%) JBoss
11 13 (5.37%) WebLogic
11 13 (5.37%) WebSphere
12 10 (4.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (4.13%) Confluence
12 10 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (1.65%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.65%) Node.js
14 3 (1.24%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 56 (23.14%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.40%) Office 365
2 23 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.89%) SaaS
5 5 (2.07%) IaaS
6 4 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (44.21%) SAN
2 73 (30.17%) Firewall
3 47 (19.42%) DNS
4 41 (16.94%) NAS
5 36 (14.88%) Internet
6 19 (7.85%) WAN
7 16 (6.61%) TCP/IP
8 14 (5.79%) Network Security
9 13 (5.37%) DHCP
9 13 (5.37%) LAN
9 13 (5.37%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (4.13%) DMZ
10 10 (4.13%) VLAN
10 10 (4.13%) VoIP
11 9 (3.72%) Unified Communications
11 9 (3.72%) VPN
12 8 (3.31%) Broadband
13 6 (2.48%) ISDN
13 6 (2.48%) PSTN
14 5 (2.07%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.98%) MySQL
2 27 (11.16%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.79%) Informix
4 9 (3.72%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.72%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.72%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.07%) Big Data
6 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.41%) Redis
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.50%) Jenkins
3 19 (7.85%) JIRA
4 14 (5.79%) Selenium
5 10 (4.13%) Appium
5 10 (4.13%) Maven
5 10 (4.13%) Mocha
5 10 (4.13%) SonarQube
5 10 (4.13%) Subversion
6 5 (2.07%) Hudson
7 4 (1.65%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.65%) PHPUnit
7 4 (1.65%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (12.40%) Finance
2 9 (3.72%) Back Office
3 7 (2.89%) Banking
4 6 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.07%) Games
5 5 (2.07%) Retail
6 3 (1.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (33.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (11.57%) Consultant
3 26 (10.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (10.74%) Linux Engineer
4 25 (10.33%) Administrator
5 23 (9.50%) Systems Administrator
6 20 (8.26%) Technical Consultant
7 18 (7.44%) Citrix Consultant
8 17 (7.02%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 16 (6.61%) Analyst
9 16 (6.61%) IT Engineer
9 16 (6.61%) Windows Engineer
10 15 (6.20%) Storage Engineer
10 15 (6.20%) VMware Engineer
11 14 (5.79%) Windows Consultant
11 14 (5.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.79%) Windows Technical Consultant
12 12 (4.96%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (4.96%) IT Manager
12 12 (4.96%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.22%) LAMP
2 27 (11.16%) RabbitMQ
3 26 (10.74%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (6.20%) .NET
5 6 (2.48%) Middleware
5 6 (2.48%) Web Services
6 5 (2.07%) VXML
6 5 (2.07%) XMPP
7 4 (1.65%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.65%) MEAN Stack
8 2 (0.83%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 61 (25.21%) Data Centre
2 26 (10.74%) IBM XIV
3 22 (9.09%) Clustering
4 21 (8.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (5.79%) Blackberry
5 14 (5.79%) HP Storage
6 11 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 10 (4.13%) SecurID
8 8 (3.31%) Replication
9 6 (2.48%) CLARiiON
9 6 (2.48%) Handset
10 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.07%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.65%) iPad
11 4 (1.65%) iPhone
12 3 (1.24%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.83%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.83%) Thin Client
14 1 (0.41%) EMC VNX
14 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 197 (81.40%) Windows
2 109 (45.04%) Linux
3 92 (38.02%) Windows Server
4 83 (34.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (27.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (23.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 53 (21.90%) Unix
8 44 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (7.85%) CentOS
10 17 (7.02%) Windows 7
11 12 (4.96%) Ubuntu
11 12 (4.96%) Windows 8
12 11 (4.55%) Debian
13 10 (4.13%) Oracle Linux
13 10 (4.13%) Solaris
14 8 (3.31%) AIX
14 8 (3.31%) HPUX
15 6 (2.48%) Windows XP
16 5 (2.07%) Android
17 3 (1.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (33.88%) ITIL
2 33 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (13.22%) DevOps
4 29 (11.98%) Configuration Management
5 28 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (10.33%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (9.50%) Change Management
8 21 (8.68%) High Availability
8 21 (8.68%) Scrum
9 20 (8.26%) Network Architecture
10 19 (7.85%) Load Balancing
11 13 (5.37%) OWASP
12 12 (4.96%) Network Management
13 11 (4.55%) DSDM
13 11 (4.55%) RUP
14 10 (4.13%) Build Automation
14 10 (4.13%) Change Control
14 10 (4.13%) ITIL V3
14 10 (4.13%) Project Management
14 10 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 37 (15.29%) Ruby
3 28 (11.57%) Python
4 21 (8.68%) PHP
4 21 (8.68%) SQL
5 19 (7.85%) Perl
5 19 (7.85%) Shell Script
6 16 (6.61%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.13%) Java
8 5 (2.07%) C
9 3 (1.24%) ABAP
10 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 78 (32.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 41 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (14.88%) MCSE
4 29 (11.98%) MCITP
5 19 (7.85%) CCIE
5 19 (7.85%) CCNP
5 19 (7.85%) CCSP
5 19 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (7.44%) CCDE
7 14 (5.79%) CISSP
8 12 (4.96%) Security Cleared
9 10 (4.13%) SC Cleared
10 9 (3.72%) MCSA
11 7 (2.89%) Degree
12 5 (2.07%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.24%) NCDA
14 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.02%) SLA
2 4 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 167 (69.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (41.32%) Active Directory
3 39 (16.12%) VMware ESX
4 33 (13.64%) vCloud
5 32 (13.22%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (10.33%) Xen
7 23 (9.50%) Terminal Services
8 19 (7.85%) XenServer
9 17 (7.02%) Hyper-V
10 16 (6.61%) Docker
11 14 (5.79%) KVM
12 7 (2.89%) XenApp
13 3 (1.24%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.83%) Firmware
15 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (16.53%) Puppet
2 38 (15.70%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (11.16%) SCCM
4 17 (7.02%) SCOM
5 15 (6.20%) Ansible
5 15 (6.20%) Nagios
6 14 (5.79%) Graphite
6 14 (5.79%) Opsview
6 14 (5.79%) Salt
7 13 (5.37%) Cobbler
7 13 (5.37%) Tivoli
8 9 (3.72%) Grafana
8 9 (3.72%) OpenView
9 8 (3.31%) NetBackup
10 7 (2.89%) SCVMM
10 7 (2.89%) vMotion
11 6 (2.48%) Cacti
12 5 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (1.65%) SolarWinds Orion
13 4 (1.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 227 (93.80%) VMware
2 142 (58.68%) Microsoft
3 76 (31.40%) Cisco
4 72 (29.75%) Red Hat
5 68 (28.10%) NetApp
6 66 (27.27%) HP
7 57 (23.55%) Oracle
8 47 (19.42%) Citrix
9 36 (14.88%) EMC
10 32 (13.22%) Symantec
11 27 (11.16%) IBM
12 20 (8.26%) Veeam
13 14 (5.79%) F5
14 12 (4.96%) SolarWinds
15 11 (4.55%) CommVault
15 11 (4.55%) EnterpriseDB
16 10 (4.13%) Atlassian
16 10 (4.13%) MobileIron
17 7 (2.89%) Veritas
18 6 (2.48%) Avaya
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