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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 47 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.94% 2.75% 2.07%
As % of the System Software category 10.81% 18.75% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 3
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
37 80 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.73% 14.65% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 48 48
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (14.29%) Flash
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) CCIE
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Dell

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com