The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 83 87 108
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.27% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 7.34% 2.47% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +39.53%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +10.38%
VMware ESXi
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
177 81 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.23% 8.22% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 166 75 141
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 £27,000 £22,794 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £53,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the West Sussex region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in West Sussex

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in West Sussex

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 January 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 +1 10 £42,500 -29.16%
Horsham - 3 £37,500 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (70.83%) DNS
3 17 (70.83%) Citrix
4 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (58.33%) DHCP
5 14 (58.33%) SCCM
6 12 (50.00%) XenDesktop
6 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (41.67%) Cisco
8 8 (33.33%) Firewall
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
10 5 (20.83%) Mac OS X
10 5 (20.83%) Apple
10 5 (20.83%) Symantec
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 3 (12.50%) SSL
12 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (12.50%) C
12 3 (12.50%) MySQL
12 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 3 (12.50%) Linux
12 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (12.50%) Degree

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.33%) Moodle
2 2 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) DNS
2 14 (58.33%) DHCP
3 8 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) SSL
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.33%) SNMP
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) PSTN
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) PABX
7 1 (4.17%) PBX
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) VLAN
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) ICT Technician
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Technician
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Mac OS X
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.33%) Release Management
2 2 (8.33%) High Availability
2 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.33%) Project Management
2 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.17%) MetaFrame
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) SCCM
2 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
3 3 (12.50%) Plesk
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (12.50%) cPanel
4 2 (8.33%) ARCserve
4 2 (8.33%) SCSM
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (8.33%) WSUS
4 2 (8.33%) SCOM
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Citrix
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) Apple
5 5 (20.83%) Symantec
6 3 (12.50%) 3PAR
7 2 (8.33%) Lumension
7 2 (8.33%) Sophos
7 2 (8.33%) Brocade
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper