The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 74 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.38% 0.75% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 12.64% 10.00% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £21,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £31,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 North East region.

System Software Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
87 60 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.90% 7.49% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 70 55 66
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

vSphere
Salary Trend in the North East

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

vSphere Salary Trend in the North East

vSphere
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in the North East

vSphere
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -2 11 £40,000 +66.66%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) IIS
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (46.67%) LAN
3 7 (46.67%) VoIP
3 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (46.67%) Veeam
3 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
3 7 (46.67%) Skype for Business
3 7 (46.67%) Office 365
3 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (46.67%) IIS
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
1 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (46.67%) Skype for Business
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) VoIP
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) Skype
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) IT Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Senior IT Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
1 7 (46.67%) Service Management
2 6 (40.00%) Change Management
2 6 (40.00%) CRM
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNP
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware ESX
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 6 (40.00%) Nagios
3 4 (26.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
3 7 (46.67%) Veeam
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto