The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 83 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.14% 1.01% -
As % of the System Software category 0.81% 12.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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 Dorset region.

System Software Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
123 50 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 17.75% 8.43% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 91 42 48
Average salary £41,000 £33,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.48% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Bournemouth -19 1 £42,500 +13.33%
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Citrix
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) XenApp
3 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 18 (85.71%) SAN
4 18 (85.71%) Windows
5 17 (80.95%) MS Exchange
5 17 (80.95%) vSphere
6 16 (76.19%) XenDesktop
7 14 (66.67%) EMC
7 14 (66.67%) AppSense
8 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (61.90%) MCSE
9 12 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (52.38%) Project Management
10 11 (52.38%) CCA
10 11 (52.38%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (52.38%) CCEA
10 11 (52.38%) Lync
10 11 (52.38%) CCEE
10 11 (52.38%) NetScaler
11 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
12 7 (33.33%) HP
12 7 (33.33%) Firewall
13 6 (28.57%) SAP
13 6 (28.57%) Cisco
13 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (23.81%) SonicWALL
14 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 17 (80.95%) MS Exchange
2 11 (52.38%) Lync
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (9.52%) MS Project Server
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) SAN
2 11 (52.38%) NetScaler
3 7 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) DNS
6 3 (14.29%) NAS
6 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) VLAN
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) LAN
7 1 (4.76%) WAN
7 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Consultant
2 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
3 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (4.76%) CRM
2 1 (4.76%) ERP
2 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) MCSE
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (52.38%) CCA
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (52.38%) CCEA
3 11 (52.38%) CCEE
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) MCSA
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) XenApp
2 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (80.95%) vSphere
4 16 (76.19%) XenDesktop
5 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) XenServer
7 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.76%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) AppSense
3 14 (66.67%) EMC
4 7 (33.33%) HP
5 6 (28.57%) SAP
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 5 (23.81%) SonicWALL
7 3 (14.29%) Veeam
7 3 (14.29%) Symantec
7 3 (14.29%) Dell
7 3 (14.29%) Webroot
8 2 (9.52%) WatchGuard