The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 36 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.21% - 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 12.50% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £85,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.80%
System Software Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.72% 0.61% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 14
Average salary £78,000 £77,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £77,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
London

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (33.33%) BladeLogic
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Private Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Architect
3 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee