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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 61 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 11 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.67% 1.45% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 12.79% 17.31% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 1
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +3.61%
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
86 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 13.03% 8.36% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 76 45 30
Average salary £43,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.98% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Swindon

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Problem Management
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) XenApp
4 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) IIS
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 4 (36.36%) SLA
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) BCP
7 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (27.27%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) MCSA
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) Change Management
8 2 (18.18%) Clustering
9 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (9.09%) vSphere
9 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) BCP
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) BMC
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco