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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 53 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 46 7 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.28% 0.63% 2.44%
As % of the System Software category 25.84% 7.87% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 46 6 32
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 £43,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
178 89 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.57% 8.03% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 164 82 156
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,750 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +31 36 £46,000 -8.00% 4
Gatwick - 8 £37,500 -
Horsham -4 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East Grinstead - 2 £52,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £29,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 78 (95.12%) VMware
2 71 (86.59%) Windows
3 64 (78.05%) Active Directory
4 60 (73.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 53 (64.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (60.98%) Finance
7 44 (53.66%) VMware ESX
8 34 (41.46%) Citrix
9 30 (36.59%) XenApp
10 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
11 22 (26.83%) Firewall
12 21 (25.61%) Publishing
12 21 (25.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 19 (23.17%) SAN
14 17 (20.73%) Cisco
14 17 (20.73%) UNIX
15 16 (19.51%) ITIL
16 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
17 14 (17.07%) Linux
18 13 (15.85%) Cisco Certification
19 12 (14.63%) PCI DSS
19 12 (14.63%) SQL
19 12 (14.63%) NetBackup
19 12 (14.63%) SCOM
20 10 (12.20%) Apache Solr
20 10 (12.20%) Apache
20 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
21 9 (10.98%) BIG-IP
22 8 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
22 8 (9.76%) VoIP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (12.20%) Apache
1 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
1 10 (12.20%) Apache Solr
2 7 (8.54%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.10%) IIS
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) Firewall
2 19 (23.17%) SAN
3 9 (10.98%) BIG-IP
4 8 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (9.76%) VoIP
5 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.54%) VPN
6 5 (6.10%) LAN
6 5 (6.10%) WAN
7 2 (2.44%) DNS
7 2 (2.44%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.22%) ADSL
8 1 (1.22%) NAS
8 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.22%) Network Security
8 1 (1.22%) PBX
8 1 (1.22%) DHCP
8 1 (1.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (60.98%) Finance
2 21 (25.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (54.88%) Analyst
1 45 (54.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 44 (53.66%) Senior Analyst
2 44 (53.66%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (21.95%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Senior Support Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (9.76%) Administrator
6 8 (9.76%) UNIX Administrator
7 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Operations Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) IT Support
8 5 (6.10%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Developer
9 4 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) HTML
1 4 (4.88%) XHTML
2 1 (1.22%) Middleware
2 1 (1.22%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (86.59%) Windows
2 53 (64.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (20.73%) UNIX
4 14 (17.07%) Linux
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) ITIL
2 6 (7.32%) ERP
2 6 (7.32%) Supplier Management
2 6 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (7.32%) Capacity Management
3 5 (6.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (1.22%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.22%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.22%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) C#
2 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.88%) PHP
3 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) MCSE
3 1 (1.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (78.05%) Active Directory
2 60 (73.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (53.66%) VMware ESX
4 30 (36.59%) XenApp
5 21 (25.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) NetBackup
1 12 (14.63%) SCOM
2 1 (1.22%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.22%) SCCM
2 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 78 (95.12%) VMware
2 34 (41.46%) Citrix
3 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
4 17 (20.73%) Cisco
5 8 (9.76%) hybris
5 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
6 7 (8.54%) HP
7 6 (7.32%) Juniper
7 6 (7.32%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.44%) NetApp
8 2 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (1.22%) Sophos
9 1 (1.22%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £43000 - £49000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £49000 Per Annum To £49k + On Call + Bonus + B
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £50000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 4 days ago