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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 47 49 70
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.66% 2.02% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 9.71% 17.24% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 1
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
103 58 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 27.39% 11.74% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 98 55 49
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 26 May 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
1 38 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 38 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 36 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 34 (89.47%) Data Centre
4 30 (78.95%) Citrix
5 24 (63.16%) Finance
5 24 (63.16%) vSphere
6 17 (44.74%) SCCM
7 15 (39.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (36.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
8 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (34.21%) XenApp
10 12 (31.58%) NAS
10 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
10 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (31.58%) Firewall
10 12 (31.58%) Clustering
10 12 (31.58%) Cisco
10 12 (31.58%) WAN
10 12 (31.58%) DHCP
10 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
10 12 (31.58%) DNS
10 12 (31.58%) Dell
10 12 (31.58%) SAN
10 12 (31.58%) High Availability
10 12 (31.58%) Lync

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
1 14 (36.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (31.58%) Lync
3 10 (26.32%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) WAN
1 12 (31.58%) DHCP
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
1 12 (31.58%) DNS
1 12 (31.58%) SAN
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
1 12 (31.58%) NAS
2 10 (26.32%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.26%) VLAN
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.26%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 10 (26.32%) Amazon RDS
General
1 24 (63.16%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Analyst
1 24 (63.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 24 (63.16%) Senior Analyst
1 24 (63.16%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
1 10 (26.32%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (89.47%) Data Centre
2 12 (31.58%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
1 38 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (31.58%) Load Balancing
1 12 (31.58%) High Availability
2 10 (26.32%) Patch Management
2 10 (26.32%) Data Centre Operations
2 10 (26.32%) Release Management
2 10 (26.32%) Performance Management
2 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL
3 2 (5.26%) Project Management
3 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) MCSE
1 2 (5.26%) CCA
1 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 24 (63.16%) vSphere
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (34.21%) XenApp
6 11 (28.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) SCCM
2 10 (26.32%) ARCserve
2 10 (26.32%) WSUS
2 10 (26.32%) SCSM
3 5 (13.16%) AppDNA
4 4 (10.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.26%) SCOM
5 2 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (78.95%) Citrix
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 12 (31.58%) Dell
5 10 (26.32%) Sophos
5 10 (26.32%) SolarWinds
5 10 (26.32%) Lumension
6 4 (10.53%) Symantec
7 2 (5.26%) Avaya
7 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 2 (5.26%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) Meraki
7 2 (5.26%) Altiris
7 2 (5.26%) Veeam
7 2 (5.26%) Riverbed