The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 60 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 6 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.15% 0.85% 2.48%
As % of the System Software category 7.32% 8.33% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 12
Average salary £38,250 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.65% +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
82 36 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 15.71% 10.17% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75 24 75
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
VMware ESX
Cheshire

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 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Dell
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (18.18%) SilkPerformer
6 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (18.18%) XenApp

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SilkPerformer
1 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Citrix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Test Management
1 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
1 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Service Management
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCEE
3 1 (9.09%) CCIA
3 1 (9.09%) VCAP
3 1 (9.09%) VCDX
3 1 (9.09%) NCDA
3 1 (9.09%) NCIE
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) HP AIS
3 1 (9.09%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) CommVault
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday