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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 13 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 2.33% - 9.68%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% - 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 11.63% 8.11% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 11
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CTI
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware