The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 99 74 87
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.19% 1.89% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.35% 12.99% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 4
Average salary £27,250 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.45% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -4.49%
VMware ESX
Buckinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
85 154 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.01% 14.56% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 64 118 75
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £23,408 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) VCP5
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (28.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) VCP5
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Computacenter
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec