The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 70 74 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.14% 1.48% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 1.28% 9.70% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Median salary £41,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
78 134 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.24% 15.23% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 60 110 106
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,125 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kettering -3 1 £41,500 -
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec