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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn - - 1.89%
As % of the System Software category - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
8 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 25.81% 26.79% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 7
Average salary £45,000 £21,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% -65.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware