The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 14 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 2.33% - 6.67%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% - 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
vSphere
South East

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

System Software Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 6.98% 7.07% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

vSphere
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Sussex

vSphere
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR