The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 118 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 6 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.35% 1.05% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 3.49% 9.90% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 2
Average salary £43,750 £34,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.81% -6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £33,800 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £49,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
VMware ESX
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
172 192 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.00% 10.65% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 140 152 106
Average salary £32,250 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.73% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Cheshire region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Cheshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Warrington +6 4 £42,500 +11.11%
Wilmslow +4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Runcorn -8 1 - -
VMware ESX
North West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Lync
5 3 (42.86%) WebCenter
5 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) ProjectWise
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 3 (42.86%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (42.86%) MCTS
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (57.14%) Lync
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle 9iAS
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) DMZ
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Life Science
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Prolog
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) OCP
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCTS
1 3 (42.86%) MCITP
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL