The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 12 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 13.46% 28.00% 5.88%
As % of the System Software category 63.64% 53.85% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
VMware ESX
London

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

System Software Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 21.15% 52.00% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 11
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +20.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Sidcup

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) NAS
1 12 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 12 (100.00%) vSphere
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 7 (58.33%) Advertising
3 7 (58.33%) XenApp
3 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Websense

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 12 (100.00%) NAS
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 7 (58.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 12 (100.00%) vSphere
2 7 (58.33%) XenApp
2 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Websense
3 3 (25.00%) Radware
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft