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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 15 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 2.13% - 9.72%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% - 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 10.64% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CTI
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) CTI
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP