The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.21%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
108 73 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.91% 9.49% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 97 44 41
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,725 £19,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Dorset

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Lync
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) PABX
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) CommVault
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) NFS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Lync
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) PABX
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) NFS
3 2 (33.33%) Xen
3 2 (33.33%) vCloud
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) CommVault
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus