The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 211 222 267
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +45
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 25 39 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.57% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 3.91% 5.17% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 48
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £59,100 £67,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
VMware ESX
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
639 755 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.84% 11.07% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 572 661 1234
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in the City of London

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in the City of London

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 55 (90.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (60.66%) Firewall
4 32 (52.46%) WAN
4 32 (52.46%) Virtual Servers
5 27 (44.26%) Windows
5 27 (44.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (42.62%) SQL
7 23 (37.70%) Oracle
7 23 (37.70%) Cisco
7 23 (37.70%) Business Continuity
8 22 (36.07%) MPLS
8 22 (36.07%) LAN
8 22 (36.07%) Windows Server
9 21 (34.43%) IBM Cloud
9 21 (34.43%) 4G
9 21 (34.43%) VoIP
9 21 (34.43%) Linux
9 21 (34.43%) BMC PATROL
9 21 (34.43%) BMC
9 21 (34.43%) Mitel
9 21 (34.43%) Retail
9 21 (34.43%) Penetration Testing
9 21 (34.43%) Wi-Fi
10 20 (32.79%) Finance
11 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
12 16 (26.23%) PowerShell
13 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
14 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (21.31%) Data Centre

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (18.03%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (34.43%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 4 (6.56%) OpenShift
2 4 (6.56%) SaaS
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (60.66%) Firewall
2 32 (52.46%) WAN
3 22 (36.07%) LAN
3 22 (36.07%) MPLS
4 21 (34.43%) 4G
4 21 (34.43%) VoIP
4 21 (34.43%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (13.11%) DNS
6 7 (11.48%) DHCP
6 7 (11.48%) SAN
7 3 (4.92%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.92%) NAS
7 3 (4.92%) NetScaler
7 3 (4.92%) VPN
8 2 (3.28%) DMZ
8 2 (3.28%) Internet
8 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) Big Data
3 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (34.43%) Retail
2 20 (32.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Programme Manager
2 14 (22.95%) Infrastructure Manager
3 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 10 (16.39%) Voice Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) DBA
6 5 (8.20%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) JSON
1 4 (6.56%) SOAP
1 4 (6.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.92%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.64%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.64%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Windows
2 22 (36.07%) Windows Server
3 21 (34.43%) Linux
4 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.92%) Solaris
8 2 (3.28%) VMS
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.64%) Unix
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (37.70%) Business Continuity
3 21 (34.43%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (18.03%) ITIL
5 6 (9.84%) Migration
6 5 (8.20%) Database Security
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Optimisation
7 4 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.56%) Investment Management
8 3 (4.92%) High Availability
8 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.92%) Server Building
9 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.28%) Change Management
9 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.28%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) SQL
2 16 (26.23%) PowerShell
3 7 (11.48%) Perl
4 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
5 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.56%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) Korn
7 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) CCNA
1 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (13.11%) MCSE
4 6 (9.84%) MCITP
5 5 (8.20%) MCSA
5 5 (8.20%) MCTS
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.64%) CCA
8 1 (1.64%) CISSP
8 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.64%) Degree
8 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) GIAC
8 1 (1.64%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.64%) RHCE
8 1 (1.64%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) HIPAA
1 4 (6.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (90.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (52.46%) Virtual Servers
3 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
4 7 (11.48%) vSphere
4 7 (11.48%) XenDesktop
5 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.84%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (8.20%) XenApp
7 4 (6.56%) NFS
8 2 (3.28%) DFS Replication
8 2 (3.28%) vCloud
8 2 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.64%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.64%) Samba
9 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (34.43%) BMC PATROL
2 10 (16.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (16.39%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (11.48%) SCCM
4 4 (6.56%) Kibana
4 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (6.56%) WMI
4 4 (6.56%) WSUS
5 3 (4.92%) vMotion
6 2 (3.28%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.64%) Ansible
7 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.64%) DameWare
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.64%) Nagios
7 1 (1.64%) Puppet
7 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (37.70%) Cisco
2 23 (37.70%) Oracle
3 21 (34.43%) BMC
3 21 (34.43%) Mitel
4 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.67%) Citrix
6 10 (16.39%) HP
7 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.84%) EMC
8 6 (9.84%) SolarWinds
9 5 (8.20%) Dell
9 5 (8.20%) NetApp
9 5 (8.20%) ServiceNow
10 4 (6.56%) Qualys
11 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.28%) CommVault
13 1 (1.64%) Hyperion
13 1 (1.64%) Juniper
13 1 (1.64%) Veritas