The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 17 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn - 2.04% -
As % of the System Software category - 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
VMware ESX
Lancashire

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

System Software Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 4.23% 14.29% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 18
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Blackburn

VMware ESX
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware