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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 78 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 27 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.44% 0.80% 0.078%
As % of the System Software category 16.17% 8.11% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 1
Average salary £46,000 £46,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
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
167 111 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.07% 9.87% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 158 99 104
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 £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
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
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 £46,000 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 59 (96.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (95.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (95.08%) Windows
4 55 (90.16%) Active Directory
5 50 (81.97%) Finance
6 48 (78.69%) vSphere
7 34 (55.74%) Citrix
8 24 (39.34%) XenApp
9 20 (32.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 20 (32.79%) Publishing
10 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
11 12 (19.67%) NetBackup
12 10 (16.39%) MS Exchange
12 10 (16.39%) SQL
12 10 (16.39%) SCCM
13 9 (14.75%) SCOM
13 9 (14.75%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (13.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (11.48%) ITIL
15 7 (11.48%) Cisco
15 7 (11.48%) HP
16 6 (9.84%) SAN
16 6 (9.84%) IIS
17 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
17 5 (8.20%) WAN
17 5 (8.20%) DHCP
17 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (16.39%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.84%) IIS
4 5 (8.20%) Lync
5 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) SAN
2 5 (8.20%) Firewall
2 5 (8.20%) WAN
2 5 (8.20%) DHCP
2 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.20%) DNS
2 5 (8.20%) NAS
3 4 (6.56%) LAN
4 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.64%) DEFINITY
4 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.64%) VLAN
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) Amazon RDS
General
1 50 (81.97%) Finance
2 20 (32.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (78.69%) Analyst
1 48 (78.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 48 (78.69%) Senior Analyst
1 48 (78.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (6.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (6.56%) Administrator
4 2 (3.28%) Architect
4 2 (3.28%) Consultant
4 2 (3.28%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (3.28%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (3.28%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (3.28%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (1.64%) Senior Architect
5 1 (1.64%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Architect
5 1 (1.64%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) Software Packaging
2 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Clustering
2 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 58 (95.08%) Windows
1 58 (95.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.56%) UNIX
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.48%) ITIL
2 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
2 5 (8.20%) High Availability
3 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
3 4 (6.56%) Release Management
3 4 (6.56%) Performance Management
3 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
4 2 (3.28%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.64%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (1.64%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.64%) Project Management
5 1 (1.64%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) MCSE
1 3 (4.92%) CCA
1 3 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (96.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (90.16%) Active Directory
3 48 (78.69%) vSphere
4 24 (39.34%) XenApp
5 20 (32.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 9 (14.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) NetBackup
2 10 (16.39%) SCCM
3 9 (14.75%) SCOM
4 5 (8.20%) AppDNA
5 4 (6.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (6.56%) SCSM
5 4 (6.56%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (6.56%) WSUS
5 4 (6.56%) ARCserve
6 3 (4.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (4.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (3.28%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (55.74%) Citrix
3 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.48%) HP
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco
5 5 (8.20%) Dell
5 5 (8.20%) NetApp
6 4 (6.56%) Symantec
6 4 (6.56%) Sophos
6 4 (6.56%) Lumension
6 4 (6.56%) Veeam
6 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.92%) Altiris
8 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.64%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.64%) Meraki
9 1 (1.64%) Avaya