The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 120 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.96% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 1.52% 7.73% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 14
Average salary £26,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.81% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £50,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -1.16%
VMware ESX
South East

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

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
197 220 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.24% 12.47% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 147 165 171
Average salary £35,000 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.15% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,408 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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
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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -22 2 £27,250 -50.45%
Marlow - 1 £26,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) Symantec
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) NetApp
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Online Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Presales
1 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) VCP5
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Computacenter
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) Intel