The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 71 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.30% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 6.90% 4.17% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £31,250 £31,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.80% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
System Software Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 48 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.35% 7.20% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 47 22
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Somerset

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 1 £32,500 -
Winscombe - 1 £30,000 -
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCT
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple