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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 131 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 5 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.23% 0.78% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 2.54% 7.84% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 3
Average salary £33,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
197 204 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.00% 9.93% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 150 139 198
Average salary £37,500 £47,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.21% +18.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,553 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,450 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -22 2 £37,250 -17.22%
High Wycombe -6 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Marlow - 1 £25,000 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) MS Office
3 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 8 (66.67%) Citrix
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) DHCP
5 7 (58.33%) DNS
5 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Symantec
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) Marketing
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (33.33%) New Media
7 4 (33.33%) XenServer
7 4 (33.33%) Online Marketing
7 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (25.00%) HP
8 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (25.00%) SLA

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) New Media
2 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (8.33%) Telematics
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) XenServer
6 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
6 1 (8.33%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (8.33%) McAfee
6 1 (8.33%) PlateSpin
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) CommVault
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) Intel