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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 95 108 126
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 21 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.16% 0.76% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 9.91% 7.00% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 9
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,300 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
212 200 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.75% 10.92% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 145 159 263
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,367 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +15 20 £55,000 +29.41%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 20 (83.33%) Citrix
5 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
7 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
7 15 (62.50%) Intel
7 15 (62.50%) XenApp
8 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
10 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (50.00%) vSphere
11 10 (41.67%) MCSE
11 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (37.50%) Terminal Services
12 9 (37.50%) MCP
12 9 (37.50%) Clustering
12 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (29.17%) ITIL
14 7 (29.17%) SAN
15 6 (25.00%) Windows NT

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (20.83%) IIS
5 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) NAS
3 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Broadband
4 2 (8.33%) SMS
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Wintel Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Genesys Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Genesys Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Clustering
2 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
3 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000
5 6 (25.00%) Windows NT
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (20.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.83%) People Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) WFM
5 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.17%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) MCSE
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (37.50%) MCP
3 5 (20.83%) VCP5
3 5 (20.83%) MCSA
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (62.50%) XenApp
3 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (50.00%) vSphere
5 9 (37.50%) Terminal Services
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (20.83%) ISA Server
7 5 (20.83%) Xen
7 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
8 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) BladeLogic
2 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (12.50%) ARCserve
2 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 20 (83.33%) Citrix
4 15 (62.50%) Intel
5 3 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (8.33%) Genesys
6 2 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint