The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 71 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.74% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 5.33% 4.35% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
vSphere
North East

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

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
75 46 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.81% 7.49% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 71 42 74
Average salary £33,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,983 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

vSphere
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

vSphere
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £38,500 -
vSphere
North East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) MCDBA
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) DBS Check
1 3 (50.00%) MCDBA
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (50.00%) VMware