Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 105 115
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.41% 0.98% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 2.87% 8.57% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 7
North East median annual salary £26,250 £38,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +60.42% -40.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,750 £22,400
90th Percentile £30,625 £46,100 £35,650
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -3.33%

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 174 175 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 14.32% 11.42% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 152 151 119
North East median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% +6.35% +1.61%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,000 £48,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in the North East

vSphere
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere in the North East.

Salary trend for vSphere in the North East

vSphere
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +15 4 £25,000 -35.06%
Durham - 1 £30,000 -
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 North East region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) XenServer
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) SaaS

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless