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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 59 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.91% 2.73% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 7.94% 15.91% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
126 88 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.09% 17.15% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 49
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 27 August 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Bracknell

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
3 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco
4 13 (61.90%) Firewall
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 11 (52.38%) Internet
7 10 (47.62%) VMware Workstation
7 10 (47.62%) Validation
7 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 9 (42.86%) DHCP
8 9 (42.86%) DNS
9 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
10 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (33.33%) CCNA
10 7 (33.33%) MCSE
11 6 (28.57%) MCSA
11 6 (28.57%) MCDBA
11 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 6 (28.57%) SQL
11 6 (28.57%) MCP
11 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
11 6 (28.57%) RDBMS
11 6 (28.57%) Service Management
11 6 (28.57%) ITSM
11 6 (28.57%) Security Management
11 6 (28.57%) NetApp
11 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (9.52%) Lync
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Internet
3 9 (42.86%) DNS
3 9 (42.86%) DHCP
4 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
5 5 (23.81%) LAN
5 5 (23.81%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 3 (14.29%) SSL
6 3 (14.29%) SAN
6 3 (14.29%) NetScreen
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) LoadRunner
1 5 (23.81%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (28.57%) German Language
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Technical Support
2 8 (38.10%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Test Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Network Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Solaris
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Validation
2 6 (28.57%) Service Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITSM
2 6 (28.57%) Security Management
2 6 (28.57%) Time Management
3 5 (23.81%) Test Management
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCSE
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 6 (28.57%) MCP
3 6 (28.57%) MCSA
3 6 (28.57%) MCDBA
3 6 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
4 5 (23.81%) ISEB
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (14.29%) CCNP
7 2 (9.52%) CCIE
8 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) NetApp
5 5 (23.81%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) Juniper
6 4 (19.05%) Fujitsu
7 2 (9.52%) Veeam
7 2 (9.52%) Hitachi
7 2 (9.52%) Dell
7 2 (9.52%) EMC
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) Sun
7 2 (9.52%) IBM
8 1 (4.76%) Kaseya