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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 82 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.62% 1.74% -
As % of the System Software category 5.94% 17.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £62,500 £45,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
101 62 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.42% 9.79% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 94 51 86
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 -21 6 £62,500 +30.89%
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (70.00%) Citrix
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (60.00%) MCSE
5 6 (60.00%) XenApp
5 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (60.00%) MCTS
5 6 (60.00%) MCITP
5 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
6 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (40.00%) CCA
7 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (40.00%) AppSense
7 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (40.00%) CCEE
7 4 (40.00%) XenMobile
7 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
8 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (30.00%) SQL
8 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
9 2 (20.00%) HP
9 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (20.00%) Cisco
9 2 (20.00%) Symantec

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (60.00%) MCTS
1 6 (60.00%) MCITP
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
2 4 (40.00%) CCA
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCEE
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) XenApp
2 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) AppSense
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp