The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 76 85 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.37% 3.06% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
VMware ESX
Oxfordshire

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

System Software Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 98 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.76% 10.00% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 69 87 97
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Oxford

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) PlateSpin
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (75.00%) NCDA

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) COM
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) NCDA
2 3 (75.00%) NCIE
2 3 (75.00%) VCAP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) PlateSpin
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
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