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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 44 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 12 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.15% 0.94% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 26.67% 6.17% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 3
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £37,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 81 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.81% 15.20% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 39
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 July 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Juniper
2 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 11 (84.62%) LAN
3 11 (84.62%) WAN
3 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) vSphere
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.69%) XenApp
7 1 (7.69%) XenServer
7 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (7.69%) Brocade
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
7 1 (7.69%) SCCM
7 1 (7.69%) SCOM
7 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) LAN
1 11 (84.62%) WAN
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Support Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Technical Support Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Technical Support
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCIE
1 1 (7.69%) CCA
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) RHCE
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) AppSense
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade
3 1 (7.69%) Supermicro