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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 93 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.28% 0.64% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 3.03% 6.00% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +104.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
99 100 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.15% 10.64% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 73 82 84
Average salary £29,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 21 October 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 13 (61.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (57.14%) Citrix
5 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
6 11 (52.38%) MCP
6 11 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
6 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2000
7 10 (47.62%) XenApp
8 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
9 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
9 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
10 7 (33.33%) SQL
10 7 (33.33%) Clustering
10 7 (33.33%) Blackberry
10 7 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (33.33%) Change Control
10 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (28.57%) ITIL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2000
4 7 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (23.81%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) SMS
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Wintel Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Wintel Architect
3 4 (19.05%) SQL DBA
3 4 (19.05%) DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Junior DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Change Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Clustering
1 7 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (33.33%) Change Control
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Capacity Management
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) WFM
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) VBScript
3 2 (9.52%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) MCP
3 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) VCP5
5 1 (4.76%) VCAP
5 1 (4.76%) NCDA
5 1 (4.76%) NCIE
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) XenApp
4 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (23.81%) Terminal Services
7 3 (14.29%) vSphere
8 2 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (4.76%) XenServer
9 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
2 3 (14.29%) ARCserve
2 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 4 (19.05%) Symantec
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) EMC
5 3 (14.29%) Computacenter
6 2 (9.52%) McAfee
7 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Genesys
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) Intel
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) PlateSpin
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £68500 per annum + bonus and corporate benefits.
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