The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 38 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.85% 0.41% 1.69%
As % of the System Software category 17.95% 3.57% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 15.85% 11.57% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 24
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESX
Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in High Wycombe

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 7 (77.78%) HP
3 7 (77.78%) SAN
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) Symantec
4 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 6 (66.67%) Dell
4 6 (66.67%) EMC
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) XenServer
4 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 6 (66.67%) Veeam
4 6 (66.67%) vSphere
4 6 (66.67%) PlateSpin
4 6 (66.67%) EqualLogic
5 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (55.56%) NetBackup
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (44.44%) MCSE
6 4 (44.44%) VCAP
6 4 (44.44%) NCDA
6 4 (44.44%) NCIE
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) VCAP
1 4 (44.44%) NCDA
1 4 (44.44%) NCIE
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (44.44%) MCTS
1 4 (44.44%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (66.67%) XenServer
3 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 6 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (55.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) Symantec
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
3 6 (66.67%) Dell
3 6 (66.67%) EMC
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Veeam
3 6 (66.67%) PlateSpin
4 1 (11.11%) 3PAR