The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 54 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.98% 1.82% -
As % of the System Software category 6.45% 20.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £29,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
VMware ESX
South 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 Devon region.

System Software Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 15.23% 8.83% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 54 22 28
Average salary £29,500 £30,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.27% -3.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Devon

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Devon

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Exeter +9 4 £29,500 -24.35%
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Internet
2 10 (90.91%) ISA Server
2 10 (90.91%) Blackberry
2 10 (90.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) SharePoint
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Back Office
2 10 (90.91%) SCOM
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) DHCP
3 9 (81.82%) DNS
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
4 8 (72.73%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
4 8 (72.73%) Clustering
4 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 8 (72.73%) LAN
4 8 (72.73%) OpenView
4 8 (72.73%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) Dell
4 8 (72.73%) MS Visio

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 10 (90.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (90.91%) SharePoint
1 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 8 (72.73%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) DHCP
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 10 (90.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Support
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Blackberry
2 8 (72.73%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 8 (72.73%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) ISA Server
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) XenServer
3 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) SCOM
2 8 (72.73%) OpenView
2 8 (72.73%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
4 8 (72.73%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle