The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 85 70 86
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 19 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.43% 2.22% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category 11.05% 21.71% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 16
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
System Software Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
172 129 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.95% 10.24% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 149 123 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,350 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

vSphere
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

vSphere Salary Trend in West Sussex

vSphere
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in West Sussex

vSphere
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick 0 8 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Burgess Hill +3 6 £27,500 +10.00%
Crawley +4 5 £49,500 -17.50% 2
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 45 (93.75%) VMware
2 38 (79.17%) Windows
3 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
4 28 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 20 (41.67%) Citrix
6 20 (41.67%) ITIL
7 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (37.50%) XenApp
9 16 (33.33%) Cisco
9 16 (33.33%) Firewall
10 15 (31.25%) Finance
10 15 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (29.17%) SAN
11 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
12 12 (25.00%) VMware ESX
12 12 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (25.00%) SCOM
13 11 (22.92%) Linux
13 11 (22.92%) MCSE
13 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (20.83%) NetBackup
15 9 (18.75%) DNS
16 8 (16.67%) HP
16 8 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (16.67%) SQL
16 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
16 8 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (14.58%) Client/Server

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 6 (12.50%) Apache
2 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.50%) Lync
3 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) Firewall
2 14 (29.17%) SAN
3 9 (18.75%) DNS
4 8 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 6 (12.50%) VoIP
5 6 (12.50%) VPN
6 5 (10.42%) DHCP
7 4 (8.33%) FTP
7 4 (8.33%) WAN
7 4 (8.33%) LAN
8 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.17%) SNMP
9 2 (4.17%) Network Security
9 2 (4.17%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.08%) NAS
10 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.08%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
3 5 (10.42%) DTS
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 8 (16.67%) Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Team Leader
6 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) IT Support
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) XHTML
3 1 (2.08%) Middleware
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Client/Server
2 6 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.17%) Symmetrix
3 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.17%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (4.17%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.08%) Firmware
4 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (79.17%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (22.92%) Linux
4 6 (12.50%) UNIX
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) ERP
2 6 (12.50%) Change Control
3 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 3 (6.25%) Project Management
4 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.17%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.08%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.08%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.08%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.08%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) C#
2 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.25%) PHP
2 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (22.92%) MCSE
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (12.50%) CCA
5 6 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.17%) MCSA
6 2 (4.17%) CCNA
6 2 (4.17%) NCDA
6 2 (4.17%) NCIE
6 2 (4.17%) EMC Certification
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
2 28 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (37.50%) XenApp
4 15 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 7 (14.58%) MetaFrame
7 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.17%) SRDF
7 2 (4.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (4.17%) vCloud
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) SCOM
2 10 (20.83%) NetBackup
3 6 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.25%) SCCM
5 2 (4.17%) WSUS
5 2 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 45 (93.75%) VMware
2 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) Citrix
4 16 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (16.67%) HP
6 6 (12.50%) hybris
7 5 (10.42%) Wyse
8 4 (8.33%) EMC
8 4 (8.33%) Symantec
8 4 (8.33%) NetApp
9 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.17%) Juniper
9 2 (4.17%) Isilon
9 2 (4.17%) Altiris
9 2 (4.17%) Brocade
9 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.17%) LANDesk
9 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
Crawley, West Sussex
Virgin Holidays
Salary: Excellent basic and fantastic benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £49000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago