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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 72 71 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 29 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.32% 2.02% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 18.47% 19.01% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 15
Average salary £38,750 £34,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.31% -26.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,100 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £59,000 £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
157 121 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.56% 10.65% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 122 115 100
Average salary £40,500 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,550 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +22 17 £46,500 -5.58% 3
Gatwick +5 11 £35,000 -27.83%
Burgess Hill -8 6 £27,500 +10.00%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 50 (92.59%) VMware
2 48 (88.89%) Windows
3 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
4 33 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
6 29 (53.70%) Citrix
7 26 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (48.15%) XenApp
8 23 (42.59%) ITIL
9 19 (35.19%) Finance
10 18 (33.33%) Cisco
11 17 (31.48%) SAN
11 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
12 16 (29.63%) VMware ESX
13 15 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (25.93%) Firewall
14 14 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (24.07%) SCOM
15 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (22.22%) SQL
17 11 (20.37%) MCSE
17 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (20.37%) NetBackup
18 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
19 8 (14.81%) Linux
19 8 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
19 8 (14.81%) DNS
19 8 (14.81%) HP
19 8 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
20 7 (12.96%) MetaFrame

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Lync
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) SAN
2 14 (25.93%) Firewall
3 8 (14.81%) DNS
3 8 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (11.11%) VoIP
4 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.11%) VPN
5 4 (7.41%) LAN
5 4 (7.41%) WAN
5 4 (7.41%) DHCP
5 4 (7.41%) FTP
6 3 (5.56%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.70%) SNMP
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security
7 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.85%) NAS
8 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.85%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (9.26%) DTS
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
1 13 (24.07%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 9 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Operations Support Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Team Leader
7 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Developer
8 4 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 4 (7.41%) XHTML
2 4 (7.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Client/Server
2 6 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.70%) Symmetrix
3 2 (3.70%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (1.85%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Firmware
4 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (88.89%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.81%) Linux
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) UNIX
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) ITIL
2 6 (11.11%) ERP
2 6 (11.11%) Change Control
2 6 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
4 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.85%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.85%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.85%) Service Management
6 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) C#
2 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.41%) PHP
3 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (20.37%) MCSE
3 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (11.11%) CCA
5 6 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.70%) EMC Certification
6 2 (3.70%) CCNA
6 2 (3.70%) MCSA
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.85%) NCDA
7 1 (1.85%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 33 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (48.15%) XenApp
4 16 (29.63%) VMware ESX
5 15 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (12.96%) MetaFrame
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.70%) SRDF
8 2 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (3.70%) vCloud
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) SCOM
2 11 (20.37%) NetBackup
3 6 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.56%) SCCM
5 2 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (92.59%) VMware
2 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
3 29 (53.70%) Citrix
4 18 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (14.81%) HP
6 5 (9.26%) Fortinet
6 5 (9.26%) Wyse
6 5 (9.26%) Juniper
7 4 (7.41%) Symantec
8 3 (5.56%) EMC
8 3 (5.56%) NetApp
9 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.70%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.70%) Brocade
9 2 (3.70%) Altiris
9 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.70%) Isilon
9 2 (3.70%) hybris
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum C50k + On Call + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £49000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Virgin Holidays
Salary: Excellent basic and fantastic benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago