The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 54 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.81% 0.27% 3.24%
As % of the System Software category 14.55% 3.33% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
VMware ESX
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

System Software Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
55 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 12.47% 8.13% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 40
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +16.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bradford region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Bradford

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Bradford

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
4 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 13 (72.22%) SAN
5 12 (66.67%) UNIX
5 12 (66.67%) DNS
5 12 (66.67%) HP
5 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 12 (66.67%) Service Management
5 12 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (66.67%) Firewall
5 12 (66.67%) Replication
5 12 (66.67%) Business Continuity
5 12 (66.67%) Capacity Management
5 12 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 3 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
1 13 (72.22%) SAN
2 12 (66.67%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) UNIX
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Service Management
1 12 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 12 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 12 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 12 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco