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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 57 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 15 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.77% 2.88% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 9.26% 15.00% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 2
Average salary £28,750 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £43,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +6.87%
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
162 100 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 29.89% 19.23% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 64 43 50
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Bracknell

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (70.00%) VMware Workstation
4 14 (70.00%) Validation
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (60.00%) Linux
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (55.00%) LoadRunner
6 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
6 11 (55.00%) ISEB
6 11 (55.00%) SQL
6 11 (55.00%) UNIX
6 11 (55.00%) SilkPerformer
6 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
6 11 (55.00%) Test Management
6 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (55.00%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (45.00%) Firewall
8 8 (40.00%) Regression Testing
8 8 (40.00%) Migration
8 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
8 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 8 (40.00%) Fujitsu
8 8 (40.00%) Retail
8 8 (40.00%) Solaris
8 8 (40.00%) Oracle
8 8 (40.00%) LAN
8 8 (40.00%) WAN

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (25.00%) IIS
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) LAN
2 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 8 (40.00%) DHCP
2 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (40.00%) DNS
2 8 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) LoadRunner
1 11 (55.00%) SilkPerformer
2 5 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (20.00%) WinRunner
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 6 (30.00%) German Language
3 1 (5.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Test Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Support
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Test Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Test Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Manager
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
4 11 (55.00%) UNIX
4 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (40.00%) Solaris
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Validation
2 11 (55.00%) Test Management
3 8 (40.00%) Migration
3 8 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (30.00%) ITSM
4 6 (30.00%) Security Management
4 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) Time Management
5 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) ISEB
1 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (30.00%) MCP
3 6 (30.00%) MCSE
3 6 (30.00%) MCSA
3 6 (30.00%) MCDBA
3 6 (30.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (70.00%) VMware Workstation
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Fujitsu
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Veeam