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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 58 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 12 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.37% 1.14% 2.67%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 11.43% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Average salary £38,250 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -
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
84 35 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 16.57% 9.94% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 69 21 76
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Test Management
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (40.00%) SilkPerformer
5 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) ISEB
5 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
5 6 (40.00%) NetApp
6 5 (33.33%) Dell
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) SAN
7 4 (26.67%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) Replication
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 6 (40.00%) SilkPerformer
2 4 (26.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Test Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Celerra
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Test Management
1 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) HP AIS
3 1 (6.67%) HP MASE
3 1 (6.67%) VCDX
3 1 (6.67%) NCDA
3 1 (6.67%) NCIE
3 1 (6.67%) VCAP
3 1 (6.67%) CCEE
3 1 (6.67%) CCIA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) XenServer
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) NetApp
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (20.00%) CommVault
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) HP
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