The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 29 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.86% 1.11% -
As % of the System Software category 29.27% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
VMware ESX
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

System Software Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
41 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 16.60% 22.22% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 18
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Brentwood region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Brentwood

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (80.00%) SAN
3 16 (80.00%) Windows
4 15 (75.00%) Finance
5 13 (65.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (55.00%) AS400
6 11 (55.00%) iSeries
6 11 (55.00%) AIX
6 11 (55.00%) UNIX
6 11 (55.00%) SQL
6 11 (55.00%) Oracle
6 11 (55.00%) Linux
6 11 (55.00%) Flash
6 11 (55.00%) BMC
6 11 (55.00%) NetApp
6 11 (55.00%) IBM
6 11 (55.00%) Tivoli
6 11 (55.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 9 (45.00%) Solaris
7 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (45.00%) VMware
7 9 (45.00%) Change Management
8 8 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (40.00%) MS Office
8 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (40.00%) MS Access
9 6 (30.00%) Banking
10 5 (25.00%) PowerShell

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) LDAP
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Capacity Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) AS400
1 11 (55.00%) iSeries
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) AIX
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) UNIX
3 9 (45.00%) Solaris
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) VBScript
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) MCTS
1 4 (20.00%) MCSM
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) XenServer
3 4 (20.00%) MetaFrame
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Tivoli
1 11 (55.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle
3 11 (55.00%) IBM
3 11 (55.00%) BMC
3 11 (55.00%) NetApp
4 9 (45.00%) VMware