The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESX Server
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 46 68
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 5 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.53% 2.71% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 10.64% 13.86% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 1
Median salary - £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% -4.76%  

VMware ESX is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 47 101 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 14.37% 19.57% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42 91 38
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% -14.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX in Bracknell

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) CREST Certified
2 6 (75.00%) iSeries
2 6 (75.00%) Social Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Content Management
2 6 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) SMTP
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Middleware
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) NHS

VMware ESX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
1 6 (75.00%) SMTP
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Penetration Tester
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SAN Support
2 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Security Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) iSeries
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Content Management
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
1 6 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
1 6 (75.00%) Social Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft