The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
South East / East Sussex
Rank 81 68 85
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.56% 2.84% 2.19%
As % of the System Software category 9.43% 23.93% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 16
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 East Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 53 117 136
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 5.94% 11.87% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 49 116 109
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

vSphere
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for vSphere in East Sussex

vSphere
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +5 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Lewes +2 1 £50,000 -28.57%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (76.47%) CCNA
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (76.47%) VLAN
2 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (70.59%) Puppet
3 12 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (70.59%) DevOps
3 12 (70.59%) Driving Licence
3 12 (70.59%) IIS
3 12 (70.59%) DNS
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) LAN
3 12 (70.59%) VoIP
3 12 (70.59%) WAN
3 12 (70.59%) DHCP
3 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
4 10 (58.82%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
6 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
6 4 (23.53%) Capacity Management

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (70.59%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) VLAN
2 12 (70.59%) DHCP
2 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 12 (70.59%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
2 12 (70.59%) VoIP
2 12 (70.59%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Support Engineer
2 15 (88.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (82.35%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (82.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (70.59%) Analyst
4 12 (70.59%) Network Analyst
4 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
4 12 (70.59%) Network Support
4 12 (70.59%) Network Support Analyst
4 12 (70.59%) Network Support Engineer
4 12 (70.59%) Support Analyst
5 10 (58.82%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 10 (58.82%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
10 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Driving Licence
2 10 (58.82%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) Capacity Management
2 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
2 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) CCNA
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (70.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam