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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 71 63 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.17% 2.07% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 1.89% 22.86% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 8
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +12.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
53 70 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 8.75% 9.07% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 44
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 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 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) NCDA
1 1 (50.00%) NCIE
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper