The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 116 120
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.61% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category - 5.64% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 9
Average salary - £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
VMware ESX
South East

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
164 195 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.95% 10.79% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 141 164 191
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) Veeam
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) EqualLogic
2 5 (83.33%) NCDA
2 5 (83.33%) NCIE
2 5 (83.33%) VCAP
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) MCTS
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) PlateSpin
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SQL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (83.33%) MCTS
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) NCDA
1 5 (83.33%) NCIE
1 5 (83.33%) VCAP
2 1 (16.67%) RHCE
2 1 (16.67%) SCSA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 5 (83.33%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
1 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) PlateSpin
2 5 (83.33%) Veeam
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Sun