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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 72 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 23 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.72% 0.21% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 20.54% 2.34% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 10
Median salary £40,500 £41,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% -6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £34,700 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
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
112 128 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.22% 9.06% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 95 92 72
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
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 26 August 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 27 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 27 (100.00%) Citrix
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (85.19%) SAN
3 19 (70.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 19 (70.37%) XenApp
4 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
4 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
4 16 (59.26%) Firewall
5 15 (55.56%) Finance
5 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (55.56%) NetApp
5 15 (55.56%) CCNP
5 15 (55.56%) CCNA
5 15 (55.56%) Cisco
5 15 (55.56%) LAN
5 15 (55.56%) WAN
6 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 12 (44.44%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (40.74%) SCOM
7 11 (40.74%) SolarWinds
7 11 (40.74%) ITIL
8 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 8 (29.63%) CCA
9 8 (29.63%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
9 8 (29.63%) MPLS

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 27 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) SAN
2 16 (59.26%) Firewall
2 16 (59.26%) TCP/IP
3 15 (55.56%) LAN
3 15 (55.56%) WAN
4 8 (29.63%) MPLS
5 4 (14.81%) DHCP
5 4 (14.81%) DNS
6 3 (11.11%) NAS
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (51.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Engineer
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Matrix Management
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNA
2 15 (55.56%) CCNP
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (29.63%) CCA
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (29.63%) MCITP
3 8 (29.63%) VCAP
3 8 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (70.37%) XenApp
3 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 12 (44.44%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
6 4 (14.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (14.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Citrix
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco
2 15 (55.56%) NetApp
3 11 (40.74%) SolarWinds
4 8 (29.63%) AppSense
4 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.81%) Symantec