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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 59 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.74% 1.67% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 9.68% 9.76% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 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
System Software Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
93 82 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 17.95% 17.08% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 41
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Cisco
3 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (50.00%) Firewall
5 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (36.67%) SAN
6 11 (36.67%) Internet
7 10 (33.33%) NetApp
7 10 (33.33%) HP
8 9 (30.00%) CCNA
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (26.67%) Dell
9 8 (26.67%) EMC
9 8 (26.67%) IBM
9 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 8 (26.67%) Sun
9 8 (26.67%) Juniper
9 8 (26.67%) Hitachi
9 8 (26.67%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (26.67%) Validation
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (23.33%) DHCP
10 7 (23.33%) DNS
10 7 (23.33%) MCSE
11 6 (20.00%) MCSA
11 6 (20.00%) MCDBA

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.33%) Lync
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) SAN
2 11 (36.67%) Internet
3 9 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 7 (23.33%) DNS
5 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (16.67%) NetScreen
6 5 (16.67%) VPN
6 5 (16.67%) SSL
7 4 (13.33%) LAN
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
8 2 (6.67%) OSPF
8 2 (6.67%) BGP
8 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SilkPerformer
1 3 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (20.00%) German Language
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Italian Language
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Technical Support
2 11 (36.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Technical Support
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Operations Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX
6 2 (6.67%) Solaris
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (26.67%) Validation
3 6 (20.00%) ITSM
3 6 (20.00%) Security Management
3 6 (20.00%) Service Management
3 6 (20.00%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Test Management
4 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Network Management
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) CCNA
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (23.33%) MCSE
4 6 (20.00%) MCSA
4 6 (20.00%) MCDBA
4 6 (20.00%) MCP
4 6 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (16.67%) CCNP
6 4 (13.33%) CCIE
7 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 3 (10.00%) ISEB
8 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (3.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (13.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) Cisco
3 10 (33.33%) NetApp
3 10 (33.33%) HP
4 8 (26.67%) Dell
4 8 (26.67%) EMC
4 8 (26.67%) IBM
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) Sun
4 8 (26.67%) Juniper
4 8 (26.67%) Hitachi
5 5 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) Brocade
6 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.33%) Kaseya
7 1 (3.33%) Remedy
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago