The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 104 115 116
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.14% 0.46% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 1.28% 4.32% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 14
Median salary £36,500 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.72% -45.00%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 156 185 204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.13% 10.59% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 128 130 157
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.44% -18.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Buckinghamshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 2 £36,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) SAN
4 7 (70.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) XenApp
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) NetApp
6 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
7 3 (30.00%) Python
7 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (30.00%) SCCM
8 2 (20.00%) Concur
8 2 (20.00%) Line Management
8 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (20.00%) Advertising
8 2 (20.00%) PowerShell

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Line Management
1 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 2 (20.00%) Concur
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) SAP