Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 100 110
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.45% 0.67% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 3.72% 4.57% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
North East median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +87.80% -25.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £41,500 £42,550 £24,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +2.30%

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 188 197 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 12.18% 14.65% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 171 174 73
North East median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +5.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,075 £19,600
90th Percentile £61,500 £43,750 £46,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 17 January 2018. 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 -8 7 £35,000 -9.09% 10
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) Public Cloud
2 6 (85.71%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) Project Planning
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
1 6 (85.71%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft