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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 28 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 6 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.90% 2.74% 16.07%
As % of the System Software category 16.22% 10.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
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
37 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 24.03% 27.40% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 22
Average salary £40,000 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
1 25 (100.00%) SAN
2 20 (80.00%) Finance
3 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 18 (72.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) Oracle
4 14 (56.00%) AIX
4 14 (56.00%) UNIX
4 14 (56.00%) IBM
4 14 (56.00%) AS400
4 14 (56.00%) BMC
4 14 (56.00%) NetApp
4 14 (56.00%) Tivoli
4 14 (56.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 14 (56.00%) iSeries
4 14 (56.00%) Data ONTAP
5 13 (52.00%) Flash
6 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (44.00%) MS Access
6 11 (44.00%) DNS
6 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (44.00%) Solaris
6 11 (44.00%) MS Office
6 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (44.00%) VMware
6 11 (44.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (32.00%) ITIL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (16.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Office
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
1 11 (44.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (44.00%) DNS
3 7 (28.00%) LDAP
3 7 (28.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) SNMP
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) VoIP
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MS Access
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Games
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Storage Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Capacity Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Flash
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) AS400
1 14 (56.00%) iSeries
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 14 (56.00%) AIX
3 14 (56.00%) UNIX
3 14 (56.00%) Data ONTAP
4 11 (44.00%) Solaris
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 2000
6 4 (16.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
3 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) VBScript
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCSE
1 4 (16.00%) MCSA
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (28.00%) XenServer
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Tivoli
1 14 (56.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Nagios
2 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) IBM
3 14 (56.00%) Oracle
3 14 (56.00%) BMC
3 14 (56.00%) NetApp
4 11 (44.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) WatchGuard
5 4 (16.00%) Sophos
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco