The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 37 - 12
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 0.61% - 5.75%
As % of the System Software category 8.33% - 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Median salary £52,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% -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 Gatwick with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Gatwick
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12 14 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 7.36% 12.61% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 12
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Gatwick

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Tripwire

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Tripwire