The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 97 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.70% 0.29% -
As % of the System Software category 6.84% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

System Software Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
117 40 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 10.31% 5.81% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 105 37 65
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

vSphere
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Brighton region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Brighton

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Dell
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (77.78%) VLAN
3 7 (77.78%) EqualLogic
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) SAN
4 6 (66.67%) VMS
4 6 (66.67%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Electronics
5 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
6 2 (22.22%) McAfee
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
2 7 (77.78%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (55.56%) IT Administrator
4 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (22.22%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) IT Support
5 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) VMS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCIP
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Veritas
4 2 (22.22%) McAfee
5 1 (11.11%) ProCurve
5 1 (11.11%) F5
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