The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 24 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 1.47% 3.13% 2.31%
As % of the System Software category 13.33% 75.00% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.32%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
VMware ESX
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

System Software Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 11.03% 4.17% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 21
Average salary £31,500 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.53% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Basildon

VMware ESX
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware