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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 103 83
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.63% 1.98%
As % of the System Software category - 5.63% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 23
Median salary - £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  

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 120 142 220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 10.94% 11.14% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 105 116 204
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS

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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) DbUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) jMock
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Mockito
1 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) jBPM
1 2 (40.00%) PowerMock
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Kanban
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Intel Security