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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 68 80 97
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 20 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.88% 0.38% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 14.49% 4.94% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +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
138 81 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.98% 7.77% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 106 69 146
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,408 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 27 January 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
3 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
4 19 (82.61%) Citrix
5 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
7 15 (65.22%) Intel
8 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
8 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (60.87%) XenApp
8 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
10 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (52.17%) vSphere
11 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (43.48%) MCSE
12 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (39.13%) Terminal Services
13 9 (39.13%) MCP
13 9 (39.13%) Clustering
13 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (26.09%) NAS
15 6 (26.09%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (26.09%) ITIL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
1 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2007
1 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (21.74%) IIS
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
1 6 (26.09%) NAS
2 5 (21.74%) NetScaler
3 2 (8.70%) Broadband
3 2 (8.70%) SMS
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Wintel Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Genesys Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Genesys Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 2000
5 6 (26.09%) Windows NT
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (21.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 5 (21.74%) People Management
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
5 2 (8.70%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) MCSE
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (39.13%) MCP
3 5 (21.74%) VCP5
3 5 (21.74%) MCSA
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
2 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (60.87%) XenApp
3 12 (52.17%) vSphere
4 9 (39.13%) Terminal Services
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (21.74%) ISA Server
6 5 (21.74%) Xen
6 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
7 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) BladeLogic
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (13.04%) ARCserve
2 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (13.04%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 19 (82.61%) Citrix
4 15 (65.22%) Intel
5 3 (13.04%) Symantec
6 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
6 2 (8.70%) Genesys
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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