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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 67 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 39 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.42% 1.44% 2.11%
As % of the System Software category 15.12% 11.05% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 24
Average salary £43,250 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.57% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
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
258 172 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.59% 12.99% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 240 152 132
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +22 33 £44,500 -10.10% 3
Gatwick -6 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Worthing - 2 £17,500 -
Chichester - 1 £34,500 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 60 (95.24%) VMware
2 39 (61.90%) Windows
3 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (42.86%) Linux
7 26 (41.27%) Finance
8 24 (38.10%) Tomcat
8 24 (38.10%) UNIX
8 24 (38.10%) PCI DSS
8 24 (38.10%) Apache Solr
9 22 (34.92%) MySQL
9 22 (34.92%) Apache
10 21 (33.33%) Firewall
10 21 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 21 (33.33%) hybris
10 21 (33.33%) BIG-IP
11 19 (30.16%) IBM
11 19 (30.16%) DNS
12 17 (26.98%) DHCP
12 17 (26.98%) HP
12 17 (26.98%) VMware ESXi
12 17 (26.98%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (26.98%) Server Building
13 16 (25.40%) Back Office
13 16 (25.40%) Online Betting
13 16 (25.40%) Citrix
14 14 (22.22%) XenApp
15 12 (19.05%) Symantec
16 11 (17.46%) Citrix Presentation Server

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 24 (38.10%) Tomcat
1 24 (38.10%) Apache Solr
2 22 (34.92%) Apache
3 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.76%) Lync
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.17%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.33%) Firewall
1 21 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 19 (30.16%) DNS
3 17 (26.98%) DHCP
4 3 (4.76%) IPX
4 3 (4.76%) IPX/SPX
4 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.76%) LAN
4 3 (4.76%) Internet
5 2 (3.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) MySQL
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 16 (25.40%) Back Office
2 16 (25.40%) Online Betting
3 9 (14.29%) Publishing
4 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (49.21%) Analyst
2 26 (41.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 24 (38.10%) Senior Analyst
3 24 (38.10%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 18 (28.57%) Administrator
5 16 (25.40%) Linux Administrator
6 13 (20.63%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (17.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
10 5 (7.94%) UNIX Engineer
10 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
11 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (4.76%) Network Engineer
12 3 (4.76%) IT Support
12 3 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
13 2 (3.17%) Service Analyst
13 2 (3.17%) Technical Specialist
13 2 (3.17%) IT Administrator
13 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Management Information System
2 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.76%) Replication
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) Windows
2 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (42.86%) Linux
4 24 (38.10%) UNIX
5 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.17%) i5/OS
9 2 (3.17%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Root Cause Analysis
1 17 (26.98%) Server Building
2 10 (15.87%) Patch Management
2 10 (15.87%) Server Patching
3 9 (14.29%) Migration
4 6 (9.52%) ITIL
5 3 (4.76%) Change Control
5 3 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) Bash Shell
2 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.94%) SQL
4 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.59%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) MCSA
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.17%) IBM Certification
1 2 (3.17%) MOS
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (38.10%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 28 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (26.98%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (22.22%) XenApp
5 11 (17.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 9 (14.29%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.17%) XenServer
7 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (15.87%) NetBackup
1 10 (15.87%) WSUS
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 60 (95.24%) VMware
2 21 (33.33%) hybris
2 21 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 19 (30.16%) IBM
4 17 (26.98%) HP
5 16 (25.40%) Citrix
6 12 (19.05%) Symantec
7 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.35%) Cisco
9 2 (3.17%) Nimsoft
9 2 (3.17%) EMC
9 2 (3.17%) NetApp
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum C46k + on call + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £47000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago