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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 108 108 107
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.53% 0.39% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 3.75% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 11
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £46,250 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
192 160 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.61% 10.53% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 159 137 180
Average salary £37,722 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.30% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 4 £40,500 -19.00%
Abingdon - 4 £41,500 - 1
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Change Management
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (53.85%) SAN
4 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
5 6 (46.15%) DHCP
5 6 (46.15%) MCSE
6 5 (38.46%) Nagios
6 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
6 5 (38.46%) Information Security
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
6 5 (38.46%) MCSA
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) IIS
6 5 (38.46%) MS Office
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) CCNA
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) VLAN
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) ADSL
5 3 (23.08%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Software Deployment
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
3 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) MCSE
3 5 (38.46%) MCSA
3 5 (38.46%) CCNA
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) MCITP
5 2 (15.38%) MCP
5 2 (15.38%) MCTS
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Nagios
1 5 (38.46%) Icinga
2 3 (23.08%) WSUS
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) CommVault
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Apple
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per annum + (inc on-call) + 5% bonus
Posted: 16 days ago