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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 61 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.19% 0.23% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 1.43% 2.70% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £20,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
70 37 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.57% 8.43% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66 32 66
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £19,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 1 £37,500 +87.50%
vSphere
North East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) VoIP
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Tripwire
6 1 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) AppSense
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) Qualys
4 1 (12.50%) Tripwire