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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 52 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 16 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.49% 0.88% 1.60%
As % of the System Software category 21.62% 7.89% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
74 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 16.12% 11.11% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 53 22 55
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
4 9 (52.94%) UNIX
4 9 (52.94%) ISEB
4 9 (52.94%) LoadRunner
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (52.94%) SilkPerformer
4 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
4 9 (52.94%) Test Management
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
4 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (52.94%) Test Strategy
5 7 (41.18%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (35.29%) NetApp
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 4 (23.53%) SAN
8 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 4 (23.53%) Dell
9 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
9 3 (17.65%) Replication
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) LoadRunner
1 9 (52.94%) SilkPerformer
2 7 (41.18%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Celerra
2 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) UNIX
2 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Test Management
1 9 (52.94%) Test Strategy
2 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Service Management
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
1 9 (52.94%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.76%) MCTS
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) HP AIS
3 1 (5.88%) HP MASE
3 1 (5.88%) VCDX
3 1 (5.88%) NCDA
3 1 (5.88%) NCIE
3 1 (5.88%) VCAP
3 1 (5.88%) CCEE
3 1 (5.88%) CCIA
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) XenServer
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) NetApp
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Dell
5 3 (17.65%) Symantec
5 3 (17.65%) CommVault
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) Fujitsu
7 1 (5.88%) NETGEAR
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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