The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 63 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.52% 0.44% 1.49%
As % of the System Software category 5.88% 6.25% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £27,500 £31,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
vSphere
Tyne and Wear

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

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 32 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.85% 7.06% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 59
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

vSphere
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) vCloud
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) SAP