The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 76 80 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.33% 0.43% 1.53%
As % of the System Software category 9.45% 3.77% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
vSphere
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
127 106 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.08% 11.37% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 109 95 53
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

vSphere Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Northampton +3 6 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Kettering +4 1 - - 1
Brackley - 1 £50,000 -
Wellingborough - 1 £31,500 -
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) CCNP
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (35.71%) SAN
7 5 (35.71%) MCSE
7 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (35.71%) SCCM
7 5 (35.71%) Retail
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (35.71%) Lync
7 5 (35.71%) Office 365
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) VCP5
8 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (28.57%) Migration
8 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (28.57%) LAMP
8 4 (28.57%) Google
8 4 (28.57%) NAS
8 4 (28.57%) Amazon EC2

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) Lync
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) nginx
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon S3
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) NAS
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Head of IT
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Operations
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (35.71%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) VCP5
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Google
5 3 (21.43%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) NetApp
7 1 (7.14%) Dell
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago