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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 118 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.37% 0.75% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 3.54% 6.64% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 10
Average salary £61,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,850 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,650 £45,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +3.61%
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
226 226 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.54% 11.31% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 155 170 236
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +3 8 £61,250 +44.11%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 15 (62.50%) Citrix
4 12 (50.00%) SAN
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
6 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) MCSE
6 10 (41.67%) XenApp
6 10 (41.67%) vSphere
6 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (37.50%) Clustering
7 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (37.50%) NetApp
8 8 (33.33%) Symantec
8 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 8 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (33.33%) NetBackup
8 8 (33.33%) Backup Exec
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (29.17%) IIS
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
9 7 (29.17%) EMC
9 7 (29.17%) HP
9 7 (29.17%) Terminal Services

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (29.17%) IIS
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (8.33%) Broadband
3 2 (8.33%) SMS
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (25.00%) Administrator
5 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (12.50%) Architect
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Wintel Administrator
8 2 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
8 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
8 2 (8.33%) Genesys Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Genesys Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 2 (8.33%) DBA
9 1 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Clustering
2 6 (25.00%) EqualLogic
3 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
4 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000
6 6 (25.00%) Windows NT
7 5 (20.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.33%) Database Theory
5 2 (8.33%) WFM
5 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
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
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (20.83%) MCTS
2 5 (20.83%) MCITP
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) NCDA
2 5 (20.83%) NCIE
2 5 (20.83%) VCAP
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
4 10 (41.67%) XenApp
4 10 (41.67%) vSphere
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (29.17%) Terminal Services
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (25.00%) XenServer
7 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 5 (20.83%) ISA Server
9 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 8 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (20.83%) BladeLogic
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (8.33%) SCOM
5 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
5 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) Citrix
4 9 (37.50%) NetApp
5 8 (33.33%) Symantec
6 7 (29.17%) EMC
6 7 (29.17%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) Dell
7 6 (25.00%) Intel
7 6 (25.00%) PlateSpin
7 6 (25.00%) Veeam
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco
9 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
9 2 (8.33%) Genesys
9 2 (8.33%) Computacenter
10 1 (4.17%) McAfee
10 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint