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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 79 101 87
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 9 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.06% 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 9.89% 6.90% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -38.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,000 £45,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £43,173 £63,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
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
91 87 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.69% 7.07% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 84 65 108
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £20,250 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes 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 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 7 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 34 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
1 34 (100.00%) SAN
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
1 34 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (88.24%) XenApp
3 23 (67.65%) NetApp
3 23 (67.65%) Finance
3 23 (67.65%) Cisco
3 23 (67.65%) LAN
3 23 (67.65%) WAN
3 23 (67.65%) Windows
4 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (58.82%) Firewall
5 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
5 20 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (58.82%) CCNP
5 20 (58.82%) CCNA
6 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 12 (35.29%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
7 11 (32.35%) SCOM
7 11 (32.35%) ITIL
8 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (23.53%) VCAP
8 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
8 8 (23.53%) MCITP
8 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 34 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) SAN
2 23 (67.65%) LAN
2 23 (67.65%) WAN
3 20 (58.82%) Firewall
3 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
4 8 (23.53%) MPLS
5 3 (8.82%) NAS
General
1 23 (67.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Storage Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Engineer
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Matrix Management
3 3 (8.82%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (58.82%) CCNA
2 20 (58.82%) CCNP
2 20 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (23.53%) CCA
3 8 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (23.53%) MCITP
3 8 (23.53%) VCAP
3 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (88.24%) XenApp
3 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 12 (35.29%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (67.65%) Cisco
2 23 (67.65%) NetApp
3 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
4 8 (23.53%) AppSense
4 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint