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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 98 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 14 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.07% 0.98% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 7.07% 7.95% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 3
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
198 151 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.08% 12.39% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 186 116 118
Average salary £43,500 £41,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.09% +18.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 1 September 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 -8 10 £43,500 -6.45%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (96.30%) Citrix
3 23 (85.19%) Windows
4 22 (81.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (66.67%) Data Centre
6 16 (59.26%) Firewall
6 16 (59.26%) WAN
7 15 (55.56%) SAN
7 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
7 15 (55.56%) XenApp
7 15 (55.56%) Lync
8 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (44.44%) DHCP
8 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
8 12 (44.44%) DNS
8 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
8 12 (44.44%) Finance
9 11 (40.74%) Publishing
9 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (40.74%) Clustering
9 11 (40.74%) SCCM
9 11 (40.74%) Load Balancing
9 11 (40.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 11 (40.74%) LAN
9 11 (40.74%) Cisco
9 11 (40.74%) Dell
9 11 (40.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (40.74%) High Availability

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 15 (55.56%) Lync
2 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 11 (40.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (25.93%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
1 4 (14.81%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) WAN
1 16 (59.26%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) SAN
3 12 (44.44%) DHCP
3 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 12 (44.44%) DNS
4 11 (40.74%) LAN
4 11 (40.74%) NAS
5 5 (18.52%) VLAN
6 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.81%) DEFINITY
6 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.70%) SSL
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) PPTP
7 1 (3.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
1 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
1 7 (25.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (40.74%) Clustering
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.81%) Thin Client
4 4 (14.81%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (40.74%) Load Balancing
1 11 (40.74%) High Availability
2 7 (25.93%) Release Management
2 7 (25.93%) Performance Management
2 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
2 7 (25.93%) Data Centre Operations
2 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
3 4 (14.81%) ITSM
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
3 4 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.81%) Coaching
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (55.56%) XenApp
3 11 (40.74%) vSphere
3 11 (40.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (14.81%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) SCCM
2 7 (25.93%) ARCserve
2 7 (25.93%) WSUS
2 7 (25.93%) SCSM
3 4 (14.81%) SCOM
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (96.30%) Citrix
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 11 (40.74%) Dell
4 11 (40.74%) Dell Compellent
5 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds
5 7 (25.93%) Lumension
5 7 (25.93%) Sophos
6 5 (18.52%) HP
7 4 (14.81%) Avaya
7 4 (14.81%) NetApp
7 4 (14.81%) Symantec
7 4 (14.81%) Riverbed
7 4 (14.81%) Meraki
8 1 (3.70%) Sage