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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
London / City of London
Rank 219 225 275
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +50
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 1.58% 3.89% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 39
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,850 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £69,250 £75,200
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +1.19%

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
633 771 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.59% 11.33% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 583 661 1128
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (54.55%) Firewall
4 17 (51.52%) Linux
5 15 (45.45%) WAN
5 15 (45.45%) Finance
5 15 (45.45%) Virtual Servers
6 13 (39.39%) Cisco
7 12 (36.36%) Windows
8 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
8 10 (30.30%) CCNA
8 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
8 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
8 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
8 10 (30.30%) Cisco UCCX
8 10 (30.30%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (24.24%) Office 365
9 8 (24.24%) Citrix
9 8 (24.24%) HP
9 8 (24.24%) DNS
9 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
10 7 (21.21%) Oracle
11 6 (18.18%) Perl
11 6 (18.18%) Solaris
11 6 (18.18%) SAN
11 6 (18.18%) NetApp
11 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
11 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Office 365
2 5 (15.15%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) WAN
3 8 (24.24%) DNS
4 6 (18.18%) SAN
5 5 (15.15%) 4G
5 5 (15.15%) DHCP
5 5 (15.15%) LAN
5 5 (15.15%) MPLS
5 5 (15.15%) VoIP
5 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (9.09%) Internet
6 3 (9.09%) NAS
7 2 (6.06%) DMZ
7 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
7 2 (6.06%) VSAN
8 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Programme Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Voice Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Wintel Support
6 2 (6.06%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
4 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.18%) Solaris
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) Unix
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.03%) VMS
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Network Segmentation
2 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (12.12%) High Availability
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Change Control
4 3 (9.09%) Release Management
4 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.06%) Line Management
5 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) Perl
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) VB
4 3 (9.09%) VBScript
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) CCNA
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) RHCE
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (45.45%) Virtual Servers
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.09%) NFS
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
4 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.06%) DFS Replication
5 2 (6.06%) vSphere
6 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.03%) vCloud
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco CUCM
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (15.15%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (15.15%) SCCM
3 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) SCOM
4 1 (3.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (39.39%) Cisco
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) Citrix
4 8 (24.24%) HP
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle
6 6 (18.18%) NetApp
6 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 5 (15.15%) BMC
7 5 (15.15%) Dell
7 5 (15.15%) Mitel
8 4 (12.12%) EMC
9 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.06%) CommVault
9 2 (6.06%) Sun
9 2 (6.06%) Sybase
9 2 (6.06%) Veritas
10 1 (3.03%) CA
10 1 (3.03%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
City of London
British Red Cross
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + benefits
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