Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 146 99
Rank change year-on-year +11 -47 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 18 25 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.84% 0.96% 2.59%
As % of the System Software category 7.59% 8.25% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 70
West Sussex median annual salary £29,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.89% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £25,250 £34,525 £28,500
90th Percentile £35,000 £49,500 £46,200
South East median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% -5.56%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 237 303 495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 11.07% 11.69% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 218 259 455
West Sussex median annual salary £35,625 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.94% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £58,250
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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram 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 23 July 2017. 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 +5 11 £31,000 -31.11%
Worthing - 6 £25,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £45,000 -
vSphere
South East

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

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (61.11%) Firewall
5 10 (55.56%) Driving Licence
5 10 (55.56%) Citrix
6 7 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) Office 365
7 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (5.56%) NAS
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL
8 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
8 1 (5.56%) HP
8 1 (5.56%) VoIP
8 1 (5.56%) VPN
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.56%) SAN

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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (44.44%) IT Support
3 6 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Server Support
6 1 (5.56%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL
1 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Synology