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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 55 83 100
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 41 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.99% 0.61% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 23.16% 7.41% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 10
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
177 81 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.23% 8.22% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 166 75 141
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,794 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £53,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram 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 26 January 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 +27 40 £46,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £29,000 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 69 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (97.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (95.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (95.65%) Windows
4 61 (88.41%) Active Directory
5 58 (84.06%) Finance
6 56 (81.16%) vSphere
7 37 (53.62%) Citrix
8 29 (42.03%) XenApp
9 25 (36.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 25 (36.23%) Publishing
10 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
11 17 (24.64%) NetBackup
12 13 (18.84%) SQL
13 12 (17.39%) SCOM
14 9 (13.04%) ITIL
14 9 (13.04%) HP
15 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
15 8 (11.59%) SCCM
16 7 (10.14%) NetApp
16 7 (10.14%) UNIX
16 7 (10.14%) Microsoft App-V
17 6 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
17 6 (8.70%) SLA
17 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
17 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
17 6 (8.70%) HP Data Protector
17 6 (8.70%) Veeam
17 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.80%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.35%) Lync
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) SAN
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
2 3 (4.35%) WAN
2 3 (4.35%) DHCP
2 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.35%) NAS
3 2 (2.90%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.45%) DEFINITY
4 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.45%) VLAN
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
General
1 58 (84.06%) Finance
2 25 (36.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (81.16%) Analyst
1 56 (81.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 56 (81.16%) Senior Analyst
1 56 (81.16%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (8.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 6 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (8.70%) Administrator
3 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (2.90%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (2.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (2.90%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (2.90%) Architect
4 2 (2.90%) Consultant
4 2 (2.90%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (2.90%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (1.45%) Senior Architect
5 1 (1.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (1.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (1.45%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (1.45%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 3 (4.35%) Clustering
2 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 66 (95.65%) Windows
1 66 (95.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (10.14%) UNIX
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.04%) ITIL
2 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
2 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 3 (4.35%) High Availability
3 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.90%) Release Management
4 2 (2.90%) Performance Management
4 2 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (2.90%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.45%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (1.45%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (1.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.45%) Project Management
5 1 (1.45%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) MCSE
1 3 (4.35%) CCA
1 3 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (97.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (88.41%) Active Directory
3 56 (81.16%) vSphere
4 29 (42.03%) XenApp
5 25 (36.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (10.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (24.64%) NetBackup
2 12 (17.39%) SCOM
3 8 (11.59%) SCCM
4 6 (8.70%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (7.25%) AppDNA
6 4 (5.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.90%) ARCserve
8 2 (2.90%) SCSM
8 2 (2.90%) WSUS
8 2 (2.90%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (53.62%) Citrix
3 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.04%) HP
5 7 (10.14%) NetApp
6 6 (8.70%) Veeam
7 5 (7.25%) Cisco
8 4 (5.80%) Symantec
9 3 (4.35%) Altiris
9 3 (4.35%) Dell
10 2 (2.90%) Sophos
10 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.90%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.90%) Lumension
11 1 (1.45%) Meraki
11 1 (1.45%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.45%) Avaya