The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 110 121 101
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.54% 0.16% 1.51%
As % of the System Software category 5.95% 2.44% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 27
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.80%
System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
168 123 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.11% 6.38% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 115 82 125
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington -15 4 £37,500 -21.05%
Chester +13 2 - -
Runcorn - 1 - -
VMware ESX
North West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (40.00%) SCCM
6 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) Windows NT
7 3 (30.00%) Symantec
7 3 (30.00%) Project Management
7 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (30.00%) HP SIM
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) IIS
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) IPsec
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (30.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) PMP
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (10.00%) MetaFrame
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) HP SIM
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (20.00%) SCOM
3 2 (20.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) MOM
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (10.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
5 2 (20.00%) Altiris
5 2 (20.00%) AppSense
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) CA
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago