The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Crawley region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 38 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 4.06% 0.47% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 37.74% 5.66% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 5
Average salary £47,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.30% +1.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
System Software Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
53 53 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 10.75% 8.33% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 44 33
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,600 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
West Sussex

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

vSphere
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Crawley

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Crawley

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (61.54%) VMware ESX
6 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 13 (50.00%) Finance
8 8 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (30.77%) Citrix
8 8 (30.77%) SCOM
9 7 (26.92%) XenApp
9 7 (26.92%) NetBackup
10 6 (23.08%) DNS
11 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
11 5 (19.23%) Linux
11 5 (19.23%) NetApp
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (15.38%) Apache Solr
12 4 (15.38%) hybris
12 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (15.38%) Lync
12 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (15.38%) Apache Solr
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (15.38%) Lync
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) BIG-IP
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) FTP
4 2 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) DTS
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Online Betting
3 2 (7.69%) Publishing
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.85%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) FlexPod
3 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) UNIX
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) NCDA
3 3 (11.54%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 16 (61.54%) VMware ESX
4 7 (26.92%) XenApp
5 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCOM
2 7 (26.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) hybris
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
6 3 (11.54%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) IBM