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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 102 57
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 2 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.18% 4.07%
As % of the System Software category - 1.47% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 41
Median salary - - £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%

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
141 136 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.28% 12.45% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 98 114 182
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) ISA Server
3 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) 3Com
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) Dell Compellent
3 5 (62.50%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (62.50%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Riverbed
3 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 5 (62.50%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (62.50%) NAS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) NAS
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Server Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (62.50%) Trend Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VCAP
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (62.50%) ISA Server
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
1 5 (62.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) 3Com
3 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 5 (62.50%) Dell Compellent
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Riverbed
3 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto