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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 65 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.94% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 6.98% 2.70% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
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
86 74 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 13.42% 11.65% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 76 68 27
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Northampton

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 5 (62.50%) MCSE
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 5 (62.50%) Retail
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Lync
4 5 (62.50%) Office 365
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) VCP5
5 4 (50.00%) MS Office
5 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 2 (25.00%) HP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (62.50%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) VCP5
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
Northampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago