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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 102 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.21% 0.80% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 8.82% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
117 102 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.36% 9.03% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82 65 107
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 28 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) CMDB
3 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Telematics
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Telematics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee