The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 23 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 40 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 9.90% 0.86% 1.31%
As % of the System Software category 37.74% 16.67% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 3 8
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £47,200 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
VMware ESX
West Sussex

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

System Software Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
106 18 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 26.24% 5.16% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 96 14 54
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,600 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £59,000 £54,900
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 Crawley

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Crawley

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Crawley

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 67 (100.00%) VMware
1 67 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (97.01%) Windows Server 2008
2 65 (97.01%) Windows
3 59 (88.06%) Active Directory
4 58 (86.57%) Finance
5 56 (83.58%) vSphere
6 36 (53.73%) Citrix
7 28 (41.79%) XenApp
8 25 (37.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 25 (37.31%) Publishing
9 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
10 17 (25.37%) NetBackup
11 12 (17.91%) SQL
11 12 (17.91%) SCOM
12 8 (11.94%) SCCM
12 8 (11.94%) ITIL
12 8 (11.94%) HP
13 7 (10.45%) UNIX
13 7 (10.45%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
14 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
14 6 (8.96%) SLA
14 6 (8.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (8.96%) NetApp
14 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
14 6 (8.96%) HP Data Protector
14 6 (8.96%) Veeam
14 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
1 6 (8.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.97%) IIS
3 3 (4.48%) Lync
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) SAN
2 3 (4.48%) NAS
2 3 (4.48%) WAN
2 3 (4.48%) DHCP
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.48%) DNS
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
3 2 (2.99%) LAN
4 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.49%) DEFINITY
4 1 (1.49%) VLAN
4 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
General
1 58 (86.57%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (83.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 56 (83.58%) Senior Analyst
1 56 (83.58%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 56 (83.58%) Analyst
2 6 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (8.96%) Administrator
2 6 (8.96%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (2.99%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (2.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (2.99%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (2.99%) Consultant
4 2 (2.99%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (2.99%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (1.49%) Senior Architect
5 1 (1.49%) Architect
5 1 (1.49%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (1.49%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
1 3 (4.48%) Clustering
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 65 (97.01%) Windows Server 2008
1 65 (97.01%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) UNIX
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) ITIL
2 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
2 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
2 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (4.48%) High Availability
3 3 (4.48%) Load Balancing
3 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
4 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
4 2 (2.99%) Release Management
4 2 (2.99%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.49%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.49%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (1.49%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (1.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) MCSE
1 3 (4.48%) CCA
1 3 (4.48%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (88.06%) Active Directory
3 56 (83.58%) vSphere
4 28 (41.79%) XenApp
5 25 (37.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (10.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) NetBackup
2 12 (17.91%) SCOM
3 8 (11.94%) SCCM
4 6 (8.96%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (7.46%) AppDNA
6 4 (5.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (4.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (2.99%) WSUS
8 2 (2.99%) ARCserve
8 2 (2.99%) SCSM
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (53.73%) Citrix
3 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.94%) HP
5 6 (8.96%) NetApp
5 6 (8.96%) Veeam
6 4 (5.97%) Symantec
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco
7 3 (4.48%) Dell
7 3 (4.48%) Altiris
8 2 (2.99%) Sophos
8 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.99%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.99%) Lumension
9 1 (1.49%) Meraki
9 1 (1.49%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.49%) Avaya