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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 86 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 14 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.21% 0.87% -
As % of the System Software category 7.78% 7.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 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
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
180 142 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.60% 11.25% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 172 126 86
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 30 March 2015. 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 -10 14 £46,000 -1.07%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 51 (98.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (94.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (94.23%) Windows
4 46 (88.46%) Active Directory
5 41 (78.85%) Finance
6 39 (75.00%) vSphere
7 31 (59.62%) Citrix
8 20 (38.46%) XenApp
9 17 (32.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 17 (32.69%) Publishing
10 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.15%) SCCM
12 10 (19.23%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
13 9 (17.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (13.46%) SAN
15 7 (13.46%) Cisco
15 7 (13.46%) ITIL
15 7 (13.46%) IIS
16 6 (11.54%) SQL
16 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
16 6 (11.54%) WAN
16 6 (11.54%) DHCP
16 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
16 6 (11.54%) DNS
16 6 (11.54%) HP
16 6 (11.54%) Dell

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.46%) IIS
4 6 (11.54%) Lync
5 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) SAN
2 6 (11.54%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) WAN
2 6 (11.54%) DHCP
2 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.54%) DNS
2 6 (11.54%) NAS
3 5 (9.62%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.92%) DEFINITY
4 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.92%) VLAN
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon RDS
General
1 41 (78.85%) Finance
2 17 (32.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Analyst
1 39 (75.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 39 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 39 (75.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (3.85%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (3.85%) Consultant
5 2 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (1.92%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
1 5 (9.62%) Web Services
1 5 (9.62%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 49 (94.23%) Windows
1 49 (94.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) ITIL
2 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
2 6 (11.54%) High Availability
3 5 (9.62%) Release Management
3 5 (9.62%) Performance Management
3 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.62%) Business Continuity
4 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.92%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) MCSE
1 3 (5.77%) CCA
1 3 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (98.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (88.46%) Active Directory
3 39 (75.00%) vSphere
4 20 (38.46%) XenApp
5 17 (32.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 10 (19.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) SCCM
2 6 (11.54%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.62%) WSUS
3 5 (9.62%) ARCserve
3 5 (9.62%) AppDNA
3 5 (9.62%) SCSM
4 4 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (5.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (5.77%) SCOM
5 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (59.62%) Citrix
3 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco
5 6 (11.54%) HP
5 6 (11.54%) Dell
6 5 (9.62%) Sophos
6 5 (9.62%) SolarWinds
6 5 (9.62%) Lumension
7 4 (7.69%) Veeam
7 4 (7.69%) NetApp
7 4 (7.69%) Symantec
8 3 (5.77%) Altiris
9 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.92%) Meraki
10 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.92%) Avaya