The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 72 73
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.73% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category - 5.19% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 69 77 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.05% 14.13% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 41
Median salary £27,500 £33,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere 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 in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for vSphere in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO

vSphere
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (100.00%) VMware