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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 51 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 14 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 3.45% 2.26% -
As % of the System Software category 14.58% 23.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 0
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -4.49%
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
96 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 23.65% 9.52% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 93 34 36
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £59,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 51 (100.00%) VMware
1 51 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (96.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 49 (96.08%) Windows
3 45 (88.24%) Active Directory
4 41 (80.39%) Finance
5 39 (76.47%) vSphere
6 31 (60.78%) Citrix
7 20 (39.22%) XenApp
8 17 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 17 (33.33%) Publishing
9 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.57%) SCCM
11 10 (19.61%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (17.65%) MS Exchange
12 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (13.73%) IIS
14 7 (13.73%) SAN
15 6 (11.76%) HP
15 6 (11.76%) Dell
15 6 (11.76%) ITIL
15 6 (11.76%) Cisco
15 6 (11.76%) WAN
15 6 (11.76%) DHCP
15 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
15 6 (11.76%) DNS
15 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (11.76%) Firewall

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 9 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (13.73%) IIS
3 6 (11.76%) Lync
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) SAN
2 6 (11.76%) Firewall
2 6 (11.76%) WAN
2 6 (11.76%) DHCP
2 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.76%) DNS
2 6 (11.76%) NAS
3 5 (9.80%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.96%) DEFINITY
4 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.96%) VLAN
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon RDS
General
1 41 (80.39%) Finance
2 17 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (76.47%) Analyst
1 39 (76.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 39 (76.47%) Senior Analyst
1 39 (76.47%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
1 5 (9.80%) Web Services
1 5 (9.80%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 49 (96.08%) Windows
1 49 (96.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) ITIL
1 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
1 6 (11.76%) High Availability
2 5 (9.80%) Release Management
2 5 (9.80%) Performance Management
2 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (9.80%) Business Continuity
3 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.96%) Project Management
5 1 (1.96%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (1.96%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) MCSE
1 3 (5.88%) CCA
1 3 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 39 (76.47%) vSphere
4 20 (39.22%) XenApp
5 17 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 10 (19.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) SCCM
2 6 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.80%) WSUS
3 5 (9.80%) ARCserve
3 5 (9.80%) AppDNA
3 5 (9.80%) SCSM
4 4 (7.84%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (7.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (5.88%) SCOM
5 3 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (60.78%) Citrix
3 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.76%) HP
4 6 (11.76%) Dell
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) Sophos
5 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
5 5 (9.80%) Lumension
6 4 (7.84%) Veeam
6 4 (7.84%) NetApp
6 4 (7.84%) Symantec
7 3 (5.88%) Altiris
8 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.96%) Meraki
9 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.96%) Avaya