The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 30 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.04% 10.19% 2.91%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 28.95% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.83%
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 Gatwick region.

System Software Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 38 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.41% 35.19% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 6
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £18,100 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Gatwick

vSphere
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Apache
2 10 (90.91%) Tomcat
2 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) BIG-IP
2 10 (90.91%) PCI DSS
2 10 (90.91%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) Apache Solr
2 10 (90.91%) hybris
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 10 (90.91%) Apache
1 10 (90.91%) Tomcat
1 10 (90.91%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
1 10 (90.91%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) UNIX
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
1 10 (90.91%) hybris