The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank - - 60
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.20%
As % of the System Software category - - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -4.49%
VMware ESX
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
62 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 10.93% 10.75% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 56 50 29
Average salary £35,820 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.40% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Swindon

VMware ESX
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) BCP
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix