The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 40 44 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +30
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 4.96% 4.08% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 20.62% 35.71% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 1
Average salary £35,000 £47,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.53% +9.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
vSphere
West 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 Crawley region.

System Software Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
97 56 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 24.07% 11.43% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 94 51 43
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,550 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.36% -0.93%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (56.90%) Windows
3 32 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 32 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (53.45%) VMware ESX
4 31 (53.45%) Finance
5 26 (44.83%) Linux
6 25 (43.10%) Tomcat
6 25 (43.10%) UNIX
6 25 (43.10%) PCI DSS
6 25 (43.10%) Apache Solr
7 24 (41.38%) Apache
8 22 (37.93%) MySQL
8 22 (37.93%) Red Hat
8 22 (37.93%) Firewall
8 22 (37.93%) hybris
8 22 (37.93%) BIG-IP
9 20 (34.48%) Citrix
10 14 (24.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 14 (24.14%) XenApp
11 13 (22.41%) Publishing
12 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
13 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
14 5 (8.62%) SCCM
14 5 (8.62%) Software Packaging
14 5 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (8.62%) AppDNA
15 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 25 (43.10%) Tomcat
1 25 (43.10%) Apache Solr
2 24 (41.38%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) Lync
4 1 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) Firewall
1 22 (37.93%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) MySQL
General
1 31 (53.45%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 31 (53.45%) Senior Analyst
1 31 (53.45%) Analyst
1 31 (53.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 21 (36.21%) Administrator
3 20 (34.48%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (24.14%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (18.97%) UNIX Administrator
5 11 (18.97%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (17.24%) UNIX Engineer
6 10 (17.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Systems Support
7 1 (1.72%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Desktop Support
7 1 (1.72%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.72%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (1.72%) IT Administrator
7 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Windows
2 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (44.83%) Linux
4 25 (43.10%) UNIX
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (1.72%) ITIL
1 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
1 1 (1.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (55.17%) Active Directory
1 32 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (53.45%) VMware ESX
3 14 (24.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 14 (24.14%) XenApp
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.72%) XenServer
5 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) SCCM
1 5 (8.62%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (37.93%) Red Hat
2 22 (37.93%) hybris
3 20 (34.48%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) NetApp
5 1 (1.72%) EMC
5 1 (1.72%) Nimsoft