The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 72 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.59% 1.07% -
As % of the System Software category 5.81% 12.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £62,500 £38,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.39% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
86 57 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.11% 8.73% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 81 38 56
Average salary £39,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
East Midlands

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
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 23 July 2014. 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 -18 5 £62,500 +63.39%
Daventry - 2 - -
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) MCSE
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (55.56%) Citrix
5 5 (55.56%) MCTS
5 5 (55.56%) MCITP
5 5 (55.56%) XenApp
5 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
5 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (33.33%) AppSense
6 3 (33.33%) CCA
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) Application Packaging
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) CCEE
6 3 (33.33%) XenMobile
7 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) NCDA
7 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) FlexPod Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (11.11%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) MCTS
3 5 (55.56%) MCITP
4 3 (33.33%) CCA
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (33.33%) CCEE
5 2 (22.22%) NCDA
6 1 (11.11%) NCIE
6 1 (11.11%) VCAP
6 1 (11.11%) MCSA
6 1 (11.11%) HP AIS
6 1 (11.11%) HP ASE
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) XenApp
2 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) AppSense
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam
Kettering, Northamptonshire
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 5 days ago