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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 131 115 126
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 1.14% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 3.56% 10.97% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 2
Average salary £30,250 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.77% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £53,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -2.32%
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
225 237 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.50% 10.43% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 166 169 189
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -32 4 £41,500 -5.68% 1
High Wycombe +6 1 £22,500 -55.00%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) Citrix
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
4 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (52.63%) XenApp
7 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
8 8 (42.11%) MS Office
9 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
9 7 (36.84%) DHCP
9 7 (36.84%) Intel
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (36.84%) DNS
9 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (31.58%) vSphere
10 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
10 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (26.32%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
11 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (26.32%) Firewall
11 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (26.32%) Symantec

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
2 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) IIS
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (42.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DHCP
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.53%) VLAN
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) New Media
3 2 (10.53%) CMDB
4 1 (5.26%) Telematics
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Online Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) People Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
3 4 (21.05%) MCSA
4 3 (15.79%) VCP5
4 3 (15.79%) MCSE
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (52.63%) XenApp
4 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (31.58%) vSphere
5 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.79%) XenServer
6 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
6 3 (15.79%) Xen
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.53%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) Citrix
3 7 (36.84%) Intel
4 5 (26.32%) Symantec
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) LANDesk
7 1 (5.26%) McAfee
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp