The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 67 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.31% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 2.74% 2.94% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £75,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.75%
System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.44% 8.52% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 66 25 25
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,900 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
Northamptonshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) NCDA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) UAG
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) NCDA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) NCIE
2 1 (33.33%) VCAP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) HP AIS
2 1 (33.33%) HP ASE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) UAG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam