The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 31 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 19 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.43% 1.89% 2.77%
As % of the System Software category 42.22% 7.30% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 14
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
VMware ESX
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
45 137 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.86% 25.90% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 35
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Bracknell

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (96.15%) Active Directory
2 25 (96.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (92.31%) Data Centre
3 24 (92.31%) Firewall
3 24 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (92.31%) SQL
3 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
3 24 (92.31%) LAN
3 24 (92.31%) WAN
3 24 (92.31%) Juniper
4 21 (80.77%) vSphere
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
7 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (7.69%) EdgeSight
7 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.69%) XenApp
7 2 (7.69%) XenServer
7 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 2 (7.69%) SCCM
7 2 (7.69%) SCOM
7 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 24 (92.31%) MS Exchange
1 24 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) LAN
1 24 (92.31%) WAN
1 24 (92.31%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Support Engineer
2 19 (73.08%) Technical Engineer
3 17 (65.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 17 (65.38%) Technical Support
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (92.31%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (96.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL
1 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCA
1 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 25 (96.15%) Active Directory
2 21 (80.77%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) XenServer
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
1 2 (7.69%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (92.31%) Juniper
3 2 (7.69%) AppSense
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix