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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 93 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 15 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.29% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 6.33% 2.47% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 4
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -30.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,700 £62,500
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
237 162 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.43% 12.49% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 222 143 128
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 4 August 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 +5 15 £43,000 +1.17%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (95.83%) Citrix
3 19 (79.17%) Data Centre
4 14 (58.33%) Firewall
4 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 14 (58.33%) DNS
4 14 (58.33%) WAN
4 14 (58.33%) DHCP
4 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (54.17%) Lync
5 13 (54.17%) NAS
5 13 (54.17%) Clustering
5 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (54.17%) Load Balancing
5 13 (54.17%) SCCM
5 13 (54.17%) Cisco
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 13 (54.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (54.17%) Dell
5 13 (54.17%) SAN
5 13 (54.17%) High Availability
5 13 (54.17%) Dell Compellent
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) Publishing
6 10 (41.67%) SQL Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
1 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (54.17%) Lync
2 13 (54.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (37.50%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) WAN
1 14 (58.33%) DHCP
1 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 14 (58.33%) DNS
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) SAN
2 13 (54.17%) NAS
3 9 (37.50%) LAN
4 5 (20.83%) VLAN
5 4 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.67%) DEFINITY
5 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
6 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.17%) MPLS
6 1 (4.17%) PPTP
6 1 (4.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
1 10 (41.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
1 9 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Data Centre
2 13 (54.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (54.17%) Load Balancing
1 13 (54.17%) High Availability
2 9 (37.50%) Release Management
2 9 (37.50%) Performance Management
2 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 9 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 9 (37.50%) Data Centre Operations
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) XenApp
2 10 (41.67%) vSphere
2 10 (41.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) SCCM
2 9 (37.50%) ARCserve
2 9 (37.50%) WSUS
2 9 (37.50%) SCSM
3 4 (16.67%) SCOM
3 4 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (95.83%) Citrix
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) Dell
3 13 (54.17%) Dell Compellent
4 9 (37.50%) Sophos
4 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 9 (37.50%) Lumension
5 4 (16.67%) Meraki
5 4 (16.67%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 4 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Sage
6 1 (4.17%) HP