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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 214 274 231
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -43
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 36 34 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.36% 0.89%
As % of the System Software category 4.97% 3.93% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 77
Median salary £77,500 £44,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.14% -19.54%
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -5.88%
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
725 866 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.72% 9.07% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 657 747 1076
Median salary £55,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.87% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £66,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 30 August 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 30 August 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 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (84.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (67.80%) Windows
4 27 (45.76%) Cisco
4 27 (45.76%) Windows Server
5 25 (42.37%) Firewall
6 23 (38.98%) ITIL
6 23 (38.98%) SQL
7 22 (37.29%) Citrix
7 22 (37.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (37.29%) vSphere
8 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
9 20 (33.90%) WAN
10 19 (32.20%) LAN
10 19 (32.20%) VoIP
10 19 (32.20%) Linux
10 19 (32.20%) MPLS
10 19 (32.20%) Business Continuity
10 19 (32.20%) Virtual Servers
11 18 (30.51%) Mitel
11 18 (30.51%) Penetration Testing
11 18 (30.51%) Hyper-V
11 18 (30.51%) Oracle
11 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (28.81%) BMC PATROL
12 17 (28.81%) BMC
12 17 (28.81%) MS Exchange
12 17 (28.81%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (28.81%) Retail

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 17 (28.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.78%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.08%) IIS
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.81%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (6.78%) OpenShift
2 4 (6.78%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) Firewall
2 20 (33.90%) WAN
3 19 (32.20%) LAN
3 19 (32.20%) MPLS
3 19 (32.20%) VoIP
4 17 (28.81%) 4G
4 17 (28.81%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (15.25%) SAN
6 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
7 7 (11.86%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (11.86%) iSCSI
8 5 (8.47%) DHCP
8 5 (8.47%) VPN
9 4 (6.78%) DNS
9 4 (6.78%) NetScaler
10 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.39%) NAS
10 2 (3.39%) SNMP
10 2 (3.39%) Wireless
11 1 (1.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (28.81%) Retail
2 14 (23.73%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Billing
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Programme Manager
2 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) DBA
6 5 (8.47%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) JSON
1 4 (6.78%) SOAP
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.64%) VCE vBlock
3 5 (8.47%) EMC VNX
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.39%) Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.69%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.69%) PKI
7 1 (1.69%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) Windows
2 27 (45.76%) Windows Server
3 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (32.20%) Linux
5 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (16.95%) VMS
7 10 (16.95%) Windows 2000
7 10 (16.95%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) ITIL
2 22 (37.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (32.20%) Business Continuity
4 18 (30.51%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Migration
6 10 (16.95%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 5 (8.47%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (8.47%) Database Security
7 5 (8.47%) SQL Optimisation
8 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.08%) Investment Management
8 3 (5.08%) Server Building
9 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.39%) Change Management
9 2 (3.39%) Information Management
9 2 (3.39%) Information Security
9 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.39%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (3.39%) Project Management
9 2 (3.39%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.17%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.47%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.78%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) Korn
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (16.95%) MCSE
4 7 (11.86%) MCITP
5 6 (10.17%) MCSA
5 6 (10.17%) MCTS
6 5 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.08%) CCA
7 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.08%) MCP
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.69%) CCNA
9 1 (1.69%) CCNP
9 1 (1.69%) CCSP
9 1 (1.69%) CISSP
9 1 (1.69%) GIAC
9 1 (1.69%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) HIPAA
1 4 (6.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (84.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (37.29%) vSphere
3 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
4 19 (32.20%) Virtual Servers
5 18 (30.51%) Hyper-V
6 17 (28.81%) XenDesktop
7 15 (25.42%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (20.34%) vCloud
9 8 (13.56%) NFS
10 7 (11.86%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (6.78%) XenApp
12 3 (5.08%) XenServer
13 2 (3.39%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (1.69%) ProxySG
14 1 (1.69%) Snort
14 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
14 1 (1.69%) UAG
14 1 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) BMC PATROL
2 11 (18.64%) vMotion
3 6 (10.17%) SCCM
4 5 (8.47%) WMI
4 5 (8.47%) WSUS
5 4 (6.78%) Kibana
5 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (5.08%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) Ansible
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) SCOM
8 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (1.69%) DameWare
8 1 (1.69%) Nagios
8 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.69%) Puppet
8 1 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (45.76%) Cisco
3 22 (37.29%) Citrix
4 18 (30.51%) Mitel
4 18 (30.51%) Oracle
5 17 (28.81%) BMC
6 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
7 12 (20.34%) HP
8 9 (15.25%) EMC
9 8 (13.56%) SolarWinds
10 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
11 4 (6.78%) NetApp
11 4 (6.78%) Qualys
11 4 (6.78%) ServiceNow
12 3 (5.08%) Forcepoint
13 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
13 2 (3.39%) Dell
13 2 (3.39%) Juniper
13 2 (3.39%) Symantec
13 2 (3.39%) Veritas
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