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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 51 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 46 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.43% 1.29% 2.55%
As % of the System Software category 25.99% 14.77% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 46 12 34
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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
177 88 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.05% 8.76% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 166 82 130
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +23 38 £46,000 -3.15% 1
Gatwick - 5 £37,500 -
East Grinstead +3 3 £55,000 -8.33%
Horsham -5 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Burgess Hill - 1 £29,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 84 (98.82%) VMware
2 73 (85.88%) Windows
3 69 (81.18%) Active Directory
4 66 (77.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 65 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (65.88%) VMware ESX
6 56 (65.88%) Finance
7 41 (48.24%) Citrix
8 31 (36.47%) XenApp
9 25 (29.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 25 (29.41%) Publishing
10 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
11 18 (21.18%) UNIX
12 15 (17.65%) Firewall
13 13 (15.29%) PCI DSS
14 12 (14.12%) SAN
14 12 (14.12%) Linux
15 11 (12.94%) Apache
15 11 (12.94%) Tomcat
15 11 (12.94%) NetBackup
15 11 (12.94%) SCOM
15 11 (12.94%) Apache Solr
16 9 (10.59%) ITIL
16 9 (10.59%) SQL
16 9 (10.59%) BIG-IP
17 8 (9.41%) hybris
17 8 (9.41%) MySQL
17 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
17 8 (9.41%) MS Exchange
17 8 (9.41%) Cisco

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 11 (12.94%) Apache
1 11 (12.94%) Tomcat
1 11 (12.94%) Apache Solr
2 8 (9.41%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) Firewall
2 12 (14.12%) SAN
3 9 (10.59%) BIG-IP
4 6 (7.06%) LAN
4 6 (7.06%) WAN
5 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.71%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.35%) VoIP
7 2 (2.35%) DNS
8 1 (1.18%) VPN
8 1 (1.18%) DHCP
8 1 (1.18%) PBX
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) MySQL
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 56 (65.88%) Finance
2 25 (29.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (65.88%) Analyst
1 56 (65.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 56 (65.88%) Senior Analyst
1 56 (65.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (11.76%) Support Engineer
2 10 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (9.41%) Administrator
3 8 (9.41%) UNIX Administrator
3 8 (9.41%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (4.71%) Operations Support Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.18%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 73 (85.88%) Windows
2 65 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (21.18%) UNIX
4 12 (14.12%) Linux
5 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.71%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.59%) ITIL
2 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (4.71%) Supplier Management
2 4 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (4.71%) Capacity Management
3 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (1.18%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.59%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) C#
2 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) MCSE
3 1 (1.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (81.18%) Active Directory
2 66 (77.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (65.88%) VMware ESX
4 31 (36.47%) XenApp
5 25 (29.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) NetBackup
1 11 (12.94%) SCOM
2 5 (5.88%) AppDNA
2 5 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 84 (98.82%) VMware
2 41 (48.24%) Citrix
3 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco
4 8 (9.41%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.41%) hybris
5 4 (4.71%) Fortinet
5 4 (4.71%) Juniper
6 2 (2.35%) NetApp
7 1 (1.18%) Symantec
7 1 (1.18%) Sophos
Crawley, West Sussex
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