The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 69 81 89
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.53% 1.07% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 9.52% 10.34% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 7
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -53.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% -5.88%  

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 42 87 82
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 5.59% 10.33% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 39 87 75
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,250 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Brighton

vSphere
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere in Brighton.

Salary trend for vSphere in Brighton

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (81.25%) CCNA
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) VLAN
2 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (75.00%) Puppet
3 12 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (75.00%) DevOps
3 12 (75.00%) Driving Licence
3 12 (75.00%) IIS
3 12 (75.00%) DNS
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) LAN
3 12 (75.00%) VoIP
3 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 12 (75.00%) DHCP
3 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
6 3 (18.75%) XenApp
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) Patch Management

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (75.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) VLAN
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) LAN
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) VoIP
2 12 (75.00%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 14 (87.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (87.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (87.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 12 (75.00%) Analyst
3 12 (75.00%) Network Analyst
3 12 (75.00%) Network Engineer
3 12 (75.00%) Network Support
3 12 (75.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 12 (75.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 12 (75.00%) Support Analyst
4 10 (62.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 10 (62.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 10 (62.50%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CCNA
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam