The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 63 71 97
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +26
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 36 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.02% 1.49% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 23.68% 14.81% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 11
Average salary £44,500 £33,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.83% -27.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £49,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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 West Sussex region.

System Software Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
152 108 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.76% 10.07% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 114 103 115
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,250 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Crawley +19 23 £46,500 -4.12% 3
Gatwick +5 11 £35,000 -27.83%
Burgess Hill -7 7 £27,500 +1.85% 1
East Grinstead - 1 £42,500 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 58 (96.67%) Windows
2 56 (93.33%) VMware
3 48 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 41 (68.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
6 34 (56.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (55.00%) Citrix
8 30 (50.00%) XenApp
9 27 (45.00%) Finance
10 25 (41.67%) ITIL
11 23 (38.33%) VMware ESX
12 18 (30.00%) Cisco
12 18 (30.00%) SCOM
13 17 (28.33%) SAN
14 16 (26.67%) SQL
14 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
14 16 (26.67%) NetBackup
15 15 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
16 14 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (21.67%) Firewall
18 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (16.67%) MCSE
18 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
19 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
20 8 (13.33%) DNS
20 8 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
20 8 (13.33%) HP
20 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
21 7 (11.67%) Capacity Management

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) Lync
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) SAN
2 13 (21.67%) Firewall
3 9 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (13.33%) DNS
5 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (11.67%) VPN
5 7 (11.67%) VoIP
6 5 (8.33%) WAN
6 5 (8.33%) DHCP
6 5 (8.33%) LAN
7 3 (5.00%) FTP
8 2 (3.33%) Network Security
8 2 (3.33%) SNMP
8 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.67%) ADSL
9 1 (1.67%) NAS
9 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.67%) DTS
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Publishing
3 2 (3.33%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 19 (31.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 16 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (23.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 14 (23.33%) Support Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (15.00%) Team Leader
7 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Operations Support Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Administrator
9 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (8.33%) IT Support
9 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
10 4 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 4 (6.67%) XHTML
1 4 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) Middleware
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.67%) Firmware
4 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (96.67%) Windows
2 34 (56.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.67%) UNIX
4 6 (10.00%) Linux
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) Capacity Management
3 6 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 6 (10.00%) ERP
3 6 (10.00%) Change Control
3 6 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (6.67%) Coaching
6 3 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.67%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.67%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.67%) Service Management
8 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.67%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) C#
2 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.67%) PHP
3 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 14 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.67%) MCSE
3 8 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (10.00%) CCA
4 6 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.33%) CCNA
5 2 (3.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.67%) NCDA
6 1 (1.67%) NCIE
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 41 (68.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (50.00%) XenApp
4 23 (38.33%) VMware ESX
5 15 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (11.67%) MetaFrame
6 7 (11.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) SCOM
2 16 (26.67%) NetBackup
3 6 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.00%) SCCM
5 2 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (93.33%) VMware
2 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
3 33 (55.00%) Citrix
4 18 (30.00%) Cisco
5 8 (13.33%) HP
6 6 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 6 (10.00%) Juniper
7 5 (8.33%) Wyse
8 4 (6.67%) Symantec
9 3 (5.00%) NetApp
10 2 (3.33%) Altiris
10 2 (3.33%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.67%) EMC
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £50000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £49000 Per Annum To £49k + On Call + Bonus + B
Posted: 3 days ago