The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 122 111 121
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 12 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.86% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 5.02% 8.21% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 11
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £39,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £61,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.80%
System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
239 207 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.14% 10.45% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 177 182 221
Average salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 5 £45,000 -10.89%
Beaconsfield - 4 £37,500 -
High Wycombe - 2 £36,750 -
Iver - 1 £33,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (92.86%) Windows
3 24 (85.71%) HP
4 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (71.43%) Cisco
5 20 (71.43%) MS Exchange
6 18 (64.29%) Firewall
6 18 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (57.14%) NetApp
8 15 (53.57%) EMC
9 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (46.43%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (46.43%) Citrix
10 13 (46.43%) SAN
11 12 (42.86%) Clustering
11 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
12 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (39.29%) Juniper
13 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
13 10 (35.71%) Xen
13 10 (35.71%) XenApp
13 10 (35.71%) 3PAR
14 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
14 9 (32.14%) ITIL
15 8 (28.57%) LAN
15 8 (28.57%) WAN
15 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
15 8 (28.57%) Wireless
16 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 20 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 18 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) SAN
3 8 (28.57%) Wireless
3 8 (28.57%) LAN
3 8 (28.57%) WAN
3 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.00%) DHCP
4 7 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.57%) Intranet
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
6 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Server Technician
6 1 (3.57%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.14%) Celerra
3 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 2 (7.14%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (21.43%) Android
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) B2B
3 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.14%) MCTS
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) HP AIS
2 2 (7.14%) HP ASE
2 2 (7.14%) HP MASE
2 2 (7.14%) VCDX
2 2 (7.14%) NCDA
2 2 (7.14%) NCIE
2 2 (7.14%) VCAP
2 2 (7.14%) CCEE
2 2 (7.14%) CCIA
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (46.43%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 10 (35.71%) XenApp
4 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (35.71%) Xen
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Server
5 2 (7.14%) vCloud
5 2 (7.14%) XenServer
5 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.14%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (21.43%) WSUS
2 6 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (85.71%) HP
3 20 (71.43%) Cisco
4 16 (57.14%) NetApp
5 15 (53.57%) EMC
6 13 (46.43%) Citrix
7 11 (39.29%) Juniper
8 10 (35.71%) 3PAR
9 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) Veeam
10 6 (21.43%) Symantec
10 6 (21.43%) McAfee
11 4 (14.29%) IBM
12 2 (7.14%) Dell
12 2 (7.14%) Apple
13 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint