The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 85 99 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.94% 0.35% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 8.00% 3.20% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £41,250 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
VMware ESX
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

System Software Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
125 125 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.77% 11.00% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 102 89 85
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Nottingham region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Nottingham

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Nottingham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (57.14%) Clustering
6 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 7 (50.00%) IIS
6 7 (50.00%) Linux
6 7 (50.00%) Apache
6 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (50.00%) Firmware
6 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (50.00%) SUSE
7 6 (42.86%) HP
8 5 (35.71%) Dell
8 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 5 (35.71%) IBM
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (28.57%) vSphere

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 7 (50.00%) IIS
1 7 (50.00%) Apache
1 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Director
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Clustering
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 7 (50.00%) SUSE
5 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCA
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.14%) MCTS
1 1 (7.14%) VCP4
1 1 (7.14%) VCAP
1 1 (7.14%) VCP5
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (50.00%) Firmware
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (28.57%) vSphere
6 3 (21.43%) XenServer
7 1 (7.14%) vCloud
7 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCVMM
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (42.86%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) Dell
5 5 (35.71%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) Apple