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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 104 70 90
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.19% 3.07% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 1.65% 18.03% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 33 11
Average salary - £46,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -1.16%
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
121 183 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.25% 17.01% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 97 172 100
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 13 February 2016. 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 -25 2 - -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) NetApp
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) SCOM
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (50.00%) MCSE
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (40.00%) XenServer
6 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) SSL
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (40.00%) Migration

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (30.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (30.00%) CCA
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (30.00%) MCP
3 3 (30.00%) RHCT
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) HND
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
3 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (40.00%) XenServer
4 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (10.00%) vCloud
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCOM
2 3 (30.00%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) vRealize
3 1 (10.00%) SCSM
3 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (10.00%) arcserve
7 1 (10.00%) Dell
7 1 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (10.00%) Lumension
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (10.00%) Sophos