The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 93 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 5 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.38% 1.06% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 3.76% 9.85% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Average salary £45,000 £50,500 £42,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.89% +19.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £49,250 £37,960
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,000 £46,440
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
133 132 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.03% 10.72% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 92 115 121
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
Buckinghamshire

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) HP
3 10 (83.33%) NetApp
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) EMC
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (41.67%) Juniper
7 5 (41.67%) SAN
7 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (41.67%) Clustering
7 5 (41.67%) Marketing
7 5 (41.67%) Xen
7 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (33.33%) IBM
9 3 (25.00%) B2B
9 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
10 2 (16.67%) NCDA
10 2 (16.67%) NCIE
10 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
10 2 (16.67%) MCTS
10 2 (16.67%) MCITP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) CLARiiON
2 2 (16.67%) Celerra
2 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) NCDA
2 2 (16.67%) NCIE
2 2 (16.67%) MCTS
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) HP AIS
2 2 (16.67%) HP ASE
2 2 (16.67%) HP MASE
2 2 (16.67%) VCAP
2 2 (16.67%) CCEE
2 2 (16.67%) CCIA
2 2 (16.67%) VCDX
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (41.67%) Xen
3 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) vCloud
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) XenServer
4 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (8.33%) KVM
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) HP
3 10 (83.33%) NetApp
3 10 (83.33%) EMC
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) Juniper
6 4 (33.33%) IBM
7 3 (25.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (16.67%) Dell
8 2 (16.67%) Apple
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix