The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 92 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.094% 0.11% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.66% 1.08% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
151 93 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.14% 9.85% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 127 82 154
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Wiltshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham - 1 £27,500 -
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) DHCP
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (37.50%) Sophos
6 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) Network Security
6 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
6 3 (37.50%) Internet
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (37.50%) VLAN
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) CCNA
7 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Sophos
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam