The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank - 68 70
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.94% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category - 6.74% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £47,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
Northamptonshire

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

System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
66 89 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.72% 14.02% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 79 69
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

vSphere
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Northampton

vSphere
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware