The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 49 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.13% 0.55% 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 15.38% 9.52% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
VMware ESX
Bedfordshire

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

System Software Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 21 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 7.37% 5.74% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 50
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Luton

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) BMC
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
1 4 (100.00%) PKI
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) AIX Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Solaris Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Scripter
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Scripting Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 4 (100.00%) C-shell
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) BMC
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) VMware