Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 131 135
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -70
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 11 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.55% 0.50% 1.49%
As % of the System Software category 4.07% 4.07% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 35
West Sussex median annual salary £39,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.89% +14.46% -9.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,000 £20,150
90th Percentile £39,500 £52,500 £45,450
South East median annual salary £47,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.08% +3.33% -

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 270 270 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.48% 12.32% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 245 215 257
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,450 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,350 £60,250 £50,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for vSphere in West Sussex

vSphere
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +21 8 £39,000 -17.89%
Chichester - 2 £35,000 -
Worthing -18 1 £25,500 -49.00%
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
5 7 (63.64%) Office 365
5 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
6 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 6 (54.55%) DHCP
6 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
6 6 (54.55%) VPN
6 6 (54.55%) DNS
6 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
6 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
6 6 (54.55%) XenApp
6 6 (54.55%) Application Packaging
6 6 (54.55%) SCCM
7 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
9 3 (27.27%) HP
9 3 (27.27%) SAN
9 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (27.27%) Firewall
9 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Mimecast
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
1 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) CTI
3 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) SCCM Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 1 (9.09%) Server Support
6 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
5 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Application Packaging
1 6 (54.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) XenDesktop
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Veeam
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Dell