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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 83 85 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.81% 0.77% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 10.00% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £58,125 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
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
135 80 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.14% 7.67% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 106 68 139
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,420
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) Terminal Services
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (58.33%) Clustering
5 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (58.33%) Citrix
5 7 (58.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (50.00%) Windows 2000
6 6 (50.00%) Windows NT
6 6 (50.00%) SAN
6 6 (50.00%) NAS
6 6 (50.00%) IIS
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (41.67%) BladeLogic
7 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (41.67%) MCSE
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (41.67%) Mainframe
7 5 (41.67%) ISA Server
7 5 (41.67%) UNIX
7 5 (41.67%) Intel
7 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) Banking

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
1 6 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) Broadband
2 2 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) Wintel Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) Genesys Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Genesys Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 6 (50.00%) Windows NT
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) WFM
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Terminal Services
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (41.67%) ISA Server
6 2 (16.67%) XenApp
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
7 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) BladeLogic
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
4 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) Intel
5 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 2 (16.67%) Genesys
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
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