The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 76 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.30% 2.16% 1.56%
As % of the System Software category 3.28% 23.17% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 11
Average salary £52,500 £42,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
VMware ESX
Surrey

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

System Software Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 82 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 9.08% 9.33% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 56 73 44
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Guildford

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (33.33%) NCDA
3 1 (33.33%) NCIE
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) HP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) NCDA
1 1 (33.33%) NCIE
1 1 (33.33%) VCAP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) PlateSpin
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam