The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 111 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.24% 0.56% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 2.11% 3.02% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 16
Average salary £31,250 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
VMware ESX
South East

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

System Software Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
142 232 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.42% 18.69% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 117 216 174
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £24,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in West Sussex

VMware ESX
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -8 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Worthing - 1 £30,000 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) CCA
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) RHCT
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (20.00%) Debian
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCA
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) RHCT
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) XenServer
4 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (40.00%) vRealize
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Opsview
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) 3Com
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam