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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 80 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 1.54% 3.96% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £30,000 £41,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% -21.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +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
65 101 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.81% 12.41% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 64 87 81
Average salary £30,000 £49,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +41.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware