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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 84 81 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +32
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 24 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.95% 2.15% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 11.54% 16.13% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 3
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -4.06%
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
208 186 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.90% 13.34% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 193 165 91
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,250 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 -2 19 £37,500 -18.47%
Gatwick +20 8 £40,000 -
East Grinstead +3 2 £53,750 -10.41%
Chichester - 1 £34,500 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 69 (97.18%) VMware
2 44 (61.97%) Windows
3 40 (56.34%) Active Directory
4 38 (53.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (52.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (46.48%) VMware ESX
6 33 (46.48%) Finance
7 27 (38.03%) Apache Solr
7 27 (38.03%) PCI DSS
7 27 (38.03%) Firewall
7 27 (38.03%) Tomcat
7 27 (38.03%) Linux
7 27 (38.03%) UNIX
8 26 (36.62%) Apache
9 25 (35.21%) Citrix
10 23 (32.39%) MySQL
10 23 (32.39%) Red Hat
10 23 (32.39%) BIG-IP
10 23 (32.39%) hybris
11 17 (23.94%) XenApp
12 14 (19.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 14 (19.72%) Publishing
13 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
14 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
14 10 (14.08%) Bash Shell
15 7 (9.86%) SCCM
16 6 (8.45%) SAN
16 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
16 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
17 5 (7.04%) LAN

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 27 (38.03%) Tomcat
1 27 (38.03%) Apache Solr
2 26 (36.62%) Apache
3 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Project
3 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.03%) Firewall
2 23 (32.39%) BIG-IP
3 6 (8.45%) SAN
4 5 (7.04%) LAN
5 4 (5.63%) WAN
6 3 (4.23%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.41%) DNS
8 1 (1.41%) Internet
8 1 (1.41%) IPX
8 1 (1.41%) IPX/SPX
8 1 (1.41%) PBX
8 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) MySQL
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 33 (46.48%) Finance
2 14 (19.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (49.30%) Analyst
2 33 (46.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 33 (46.48%) Senior Analyst
2 33 (46.48%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 22 (30.99%) Administrator
4 21 (29.58%) Linux Administrator
5 16 (22.54%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (16.90%) UNIX Administrator
7 11 (15.49%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (14.08%) UNIX Engineer
8 10 (14.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
10 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
13 2 (2.82%) Network Support
13 2 (2.82%) Linux Support
13 2 (2.82%) IT Support
13 2 (2.82%) Linux Support Engineer
13 2 (2.82%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.41%) Replication
2 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.97%) Windows
2 38 (53.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (38.03%) UNIX
3 27 (38.03%) Linux
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.82%) i5/OS
6 2 (2.82%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.04%) ITIL
2 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (1.41%) Change Control
4 1 (1.41%) Capacity Management
4 1 (1.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.82%) IBM Certification
2 2 (2.82%) MOS
2 2 (2.82%) MCSA
3 1 (1.41%) CCNA
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (38.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (56.34%) Active Directory
2 37 (52.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (46.48%) VMware ESX
4 17 (23.94%) XenApp
5 14 (19.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (7.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) SCCM
2 5 (7.04%) AppDNA
3 3 (4.23%) vMotion
3 3 (4.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 69 (97.18%) VMware
2 25 (35.21%) Citrix
3 23 (32.39%) hybris
3 23 (32.39%) Red Hat
4 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.04%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) Symantec
7 2 (2.82%) IBM
7 2 (2.82%) NetApp
8 1 (1.41%) Sophos
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
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