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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 50 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.74% 3.35% 1.24%
As % of the System Software category 6.82% 17.39% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,250 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.95% -5.05%
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
44 69 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 10.78% 19.27% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 10 (83.33%) HP
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (66.67%) Replication
5 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (66.67%) DNS
5 8 (66.67%) Firewall
6 7 (58.33%) Service Management
6 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (58.33%) Capacity Management
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (16.67%) MCSE
8 2 (16.67%) MCSA
9 1 (8.33%) Unix
9 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
9 1 (8.33%) WAN
9 1 (8.33%) DHCP
9 1 (8.33%) NetApp

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Server Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (58.33%) Capacity Management
5 7 (58.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
6 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) HP
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec