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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 51 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 13 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.74% 1.10% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 5.61% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,250 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.95% -5.05%
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
117 107 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.68% 19.56% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 110 58 28
Average salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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
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 11 February 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Bracknell

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
1 33 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
1 33 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 30 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 30 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 25 (75.76%) Firewall
3 25 (75.76%) MS Exchange
3 25 (75.76%) LAN
3 25 (75.76%) WAN
3 25 (75.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (75.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
7 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
8 10 (30.30%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (30.30%) Linux
8 10 (30.30%) ITIL
9 9 (27.27%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco
10 8 (24.24%) SAN
10 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
11 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
12 6 (18.18%) Symantec
12 6 (18.18%) vSphere
12 6 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (12.12%) AppSense

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (75.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 25 (75.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 25 (75.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) Firewall
1 25 (75.76%) LAN
1 25 (75.76%) WAN
2 8 (24.24%) SAN
3 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
4 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
4 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
5 3 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Law
2 2 (6.06%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 17 (51.52%) Technical Engineer
2 17 (51.52%) Technical Support
2 17 (51.52%) Technical Support Engineer
3 15 (45.45%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (36.36%) VMware Support Engineer
5 8 (24.24%) Technical Leader
6 7 (21.21%) Exchange Engineer
7 6 (18.18%) Senior IT Support
7 6 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (15.15%) Exchange Support
8 5 (15.15%) Team Leader
9 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Senior Technical Support
9 4 (12.12%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
10 3 (9.09%) SAN Support
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) NHS
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
1 33 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 30 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (30.30%) Linux
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) CCA
1 4 (12.12%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
3 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.18%) vSphere
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (12.12%) XenApp
5 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
5 4 (12.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (12.12%) EdgeSight
2 4 (12.12%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) Symantec
5 4 (12.12%) AppSense
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Juniper
6 2 (6.06%) Google