The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 62 74 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.21% 0.73% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 2.04% 7.41% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% -5.55%
VMware ESX
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
49 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 10.36% 9.82% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 25
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,950 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Warrington

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) MCTS
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) NETGEAR
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) Lync

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) IT Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (60.00%) MCTS
1 3 (60.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NETGEAR
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle