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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 124 122 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.32% 0.48% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 3.66% 4.51% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 10
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
191 244 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.74% 10.55% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 142 182 185
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 -7 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Beaconsfield +13 1 £21,000 -44.00%
High Wycombe -5 1 £21,000 -42.85%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (92.00%) Citrix
4 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
6 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
6 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (64.00%) XenApp
8 15 (60.00%) Intel
9 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (52.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
12 11 (44.00%) Clustering
12 11 (44.00%) vSphere
13 10 (40.00%) MCSE
14 9 (36.00%) MCP
14 9 (36.00%) Terminal Services
14 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (28.00%) SAN
17 6 (24.00%) Windows NT
17 6 (24.00%) ITIL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (24.00%) IIS
6 6 (24.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 17 (68.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) NAS
3 5 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) DHCP
5 2 (8.00%) Broadband
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall
6 1 (4.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.00%) SMS
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Wintel Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Genesys Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Genesys Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
3 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Telematics
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000
5 6 (24.00%) Windows NT
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.00%) People Management
4 4 (16.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) WFM
6 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (40.00%) MCSE
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (36.00%) MCP
4 5 (20.00%) VCP5
4 5 (20.00%) MCSA
5 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (68.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (64.00%) XenApp
4 11 (44.00%) vSphere
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 9 (36.00%) Terminal Services
6 5 (20.00%) ISA Server
6 5 (20.00%) Xen
6 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) BladeLogic
2 4 (16.00%) ARCserve
2 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (8.00%) SCOM
5 1 (4.00%) Nagios
5 1 (4.00%) WSUS
5 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (92.00%) Citrix
4 15 (60.00%) Intel
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) McAfee
7 1 (4.00%) Genesys
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp