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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 107 113 122
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 16 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.77% 0.27% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 8.38% 2.33% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
191 215 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.23% 11.78% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 133 183 201
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,568 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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 -11 9 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 6 £50,000 -
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (91.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 22 (62.86%) Citrix
6 19 (54.29%) XenApp
7 18 (51.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (48.57%) Hyper-V
8 17 (48.57%) SQL
9 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
10 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (40.00%) NetApp
12 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (37.14%) HP
12 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
13 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (34.29%) MCP
13 12 (34.29%) Symantec
13 12 (34.29%) Backup Exec
13 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
14 11 (31.43%) vSphere
14 11 (31.43%) NetBackup
15 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2000
15 10 (28.57%) SAN
15 10 (28.57%) SQL Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
2 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2000
6 8 (22.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (17.14%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
2 4 (11.43%) VPN
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Technical Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Wintel Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) DBA
5 4 (11.43%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.57%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Junior
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Junior DBA
7 2 (5.71%) Change Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Clustering
2 8 (22.86%) Blackberry
2 8 (22.86%) EqualLogic
3 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (25.71%) ITIL
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (20.00%) Change Control
4 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.86%) Logistics
6 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
3 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) VBScript
4 2 (5.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (34.29%) MCP
2 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
3 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (17.14%) Degree
5 6 (17.14%) MCSE
6 5 (14.29%) MCTS
6 5 (14.29%) MCITP
6 5 (14.29%) NCDA
6 5 (14.29%) NCIE
6 5 (14.29%) VCAP
7 2 (5.71%) VCP5
8 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (91.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 19 (54.29%) XenApp
4 17 (48.57%) Hyper-V
5 11 (31.43%) vSphere
6 8 (22.86%) XenServer
6 8 (22.86%) XenDesktop
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
9 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (5.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Backup Exec
2 11 (31.43%) NetBackup
3 3 (8.57%) ARCserve
3 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 22 (62.86%) Citrix
4 14 (40.00%) NetApp
5 13 (37.14%) HP
6 12 (34.29%) Symantec
7 10 (28.57%) EMC
8 8 (22.86%) Dell
8 8 (22.86%) PlateSpin
8 8 (22.86%) Veeam
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco
10 3 (8.57%) Computacenter
11 2 (5.71%) McAfee
11 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
11 2 (5.71%) Intel
12 1 (2.86%) Juniper
12 1 (2.86%) IBM