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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 85 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.91% 0.50% 1.76%
As % of the System Software category 7.75% 4.48% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £53,500 £46,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +4.93%
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
129 134 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.68% 11.19% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 99 102 103
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 24 November 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Nottingham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Windows
4 10 (62.50%) Clustering
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (50.00%) HP
6 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (43.75%) Citrix
7 7 (43.75%) ITIL
7 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
7 7 (43.75%) vSphere
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (37.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 6 (37.50%) SCVMM
8 6 (37.50%) XenServer
8 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (37.50%) SUSE
8 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
8 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
8 6 (37.50%) IIS
8 6 (37.50%) Linux
8 6 (37.50%) Apache
8 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
8 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
8 6 (37.50%) Shell Script

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Director
4 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Clustering
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 6 (37.50%) SUSE
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCA
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (25.00%) MCTS
1 4 (25.00%) VCP4
1 4 (25.00%) VCAP
1 4 (25.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 7 (43.75%) vSphere
4 6 (37.50%) XenServer
4 6 (37.50%) Firmware
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (25.00%) vCloud
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCVMM
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (43.75%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) IBM
7 4 (25.00%) Dell
8 3 (18.75%) EMC
8 3 (18.75%) NetApp
8 3 (18.75%) McAfee
9 2 (12.50%) Computacenter
10 1 (6.25%) Apple