The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 43 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 21 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.14% 2.99% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 25.30% 10.83% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
System Software Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 157 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.37% 27.59% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 56 43 29
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
Berkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Bracknell

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Cisco
3 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (52.38%) SAN
5 9 (42.86%) HP
5 9 (42.86%) Firewall
5 9 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (38.10%) Juniper
6 8 (38.10%) Dell
6 8 (38.10%) EMC
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (38.10%) Hitachi
6 8 (38.10%) NetApp
6 8 (38.10%) IBM
6 8 (38.10%) Sun
7 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (23.81%) NetScreen
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (23.81%) CCNP
8 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) Internet
8 5 (23.81%) SSL
8 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 5 (23.81%) Citrix

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (19.05%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) SAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (23.81%) NetScreen
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (23.81%) VPN
3 5 (23.81%) Internet
3 5 (23.81%) SSL
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) OSPF
5 2 (9.52%) BGP
5 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Operations Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CCIE
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) HP
4 8 (38.10%) Juniper
4 8 (38.10%) Dell
4 8 (38.10%) EMC
4 8 (38.10%) Hitachi
4 8 (38.10%) NetApp
4 8 (38.10%) IBM
4 8 (38.10%) Sun
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Brocade
7 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.76%) Kaseya
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy