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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 22 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 18 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 8.87% 1.82% 11.34%
As % of the System Software category 38.30% 8.70% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
47 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 23.15% 20.91% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 13
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,750 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Brentwood

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
1 29 (100.00%) SAN
2 24 (82.76%) Finance
3 23 (79.31%) Linux
3 23 (79.31%) SQL
4 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
5 19 (65.52%) Oracle
5 19 (65.52%) AIX
5 19 (65.52%) UNIX
5 19 (65.52%) BMC
5 19 (65.52%) NetApp
5 19 (65.52%) Tivoli
5 19 (65.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 19 (65.52%) IBM
5 19 (65.52%) AS400
5 19 (65.52%) iSeries
6 18 (62.07%) Flash
7 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
7 15 (51.72%) MS Access
7 15 (51.72%) Solaris
7 15 (51.72%) MS Office
7 15 (51.72%) MS PowerPoint
8 14 (48.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (34.48%) VMware
9 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (34.48%) DNS
9 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
10 7 (24.14%) ITIL
11 6 (20.69%) LDAP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (13.79%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
1 15 (51.72%) MS Office
1 15 (51.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (34.48%) DNS
3 6 (20.69%) LDAP
3 6 (20.69%) DHCP
4 4 (13.79%) Firewall
4 4 (13.79%) SNMP
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) MS Access
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
General
1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Games
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Capacity Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Storage Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Flash
2 4 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) AS400
1 19 (65.52%) iSeries
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) Linux
3 19 (65.52%) AIX
3 19 (65.52%) UNIX
4 15 (51.72%) Solaris
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
6 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
6 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
6 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.24%) Capacity Management
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Control
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) VBScript
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (13.79%) MCSE
1 4 (13.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) XenServer
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (65.52%) Tivoli
1 19 (65.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
2 4 (13.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
3 19 (65.52%) Oracle
3 19 (65.52%) BMC
3 19 (65.52%) NetApp
3 19 (65.52%) IBM
4 10 (34.48%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) WatchGuard
5 4 (13.79%) Sophos
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco