Period
to 11 April 2021

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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > North East
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 95 111
Rank change year-on-year +17 +16 +23
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 8 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.19% 0.62% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 6.60% 4.60% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
10th Percentile £25,150 " £38,000
25th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £40,750 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -20.25% -14.21% +48.44%
75th Percentile £47,500 £44,813 £61,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 197 174 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.09% 13.38% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 174 143 130
10th Percentile £24,075 £22,300 £24,675
25th Percentile £30,000 £26,500 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
75th Percentile £57,500 £49,116 £49,337
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,603 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing vSphere as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing vSphere in the North East.

Salary trend for vSphere in the North East

vSphere
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing vSphere in the North East over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Salary histogram 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 11 April 2021. 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 +13 9 £36,250 -11.04% 2
Durham - 4 £32,500 -
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) DNS
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft 365
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
7 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (38.46%) vCenter Server
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
7 5 (38.46%) SCCM
7 5 (38.46%) Veeam
7 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) Sophos
7 5 (38.46%) Clustering
7 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (30.77%) Firewall
8 4 (30.77%) Citrix
8 4 (30.77%) SSL
8 4 (30.77%) SMTP
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 4 (30.77%) HTTP
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (30.77%) Virtual Desktop

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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (7.69%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) HTTP
3 4 (30.77%) SMTP
3 4 (30.77%) SSL
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) Skype
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Support
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 3 (23.08%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (15.38%) Storage Management
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (30.77%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
1 5 (38.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Sophos
4 5 (38.46%) Veeam
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) arcserve
6 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 3 (23.08%) Dell KACE
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Asigra
7 2 (15.38%) Symantec
7 2 (15.38%) Veritas