The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 71 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.25% 0.76% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 3.92% 9.43% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
System Software Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 53 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.30% 8.04% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 89
Average salary £28,000 £29,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% +13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -5 2 £40,000 +10.34% 1
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) DTV
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) VCDX
3 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (33.33%) NCDA
3 1 (33.33%) NCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
1 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 1 (33.33%) Celerra
1 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) HP AIS
2 1 (33.33%) HP ASE
2 1 (33.33%) HP MASE
2 1 (33.33%) VCDX
2 1 (33.33%) NCDA
2 1 (33.33%) NCIE
2 1 (33.33%) VCAP
2 1 (33.33%) CCEE
2 1 (33.33%) CCIA
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago