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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 196 257 235
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -22
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 41 31 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.37% 0.84%
As % of the System Software category 6.43% 3.72% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 71
Median salary £77,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.44% -3.75%
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
638 833 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.85% 9.84% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 574 716 1090
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (64.06%) Windows
4 32 (50.00%) Firewall
5 30 (46.88%) Cisco
6 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
7 24 (37.50%) WAN
8 23 (35.94%) SQL
8 23 (35.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (35.94%) Virtual Servers
9 22 (34.38%) Linux
9 22 (34.38%) Citrix
10 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
10 21 (32.81%) vSphere
11 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (31.25%) MPLS
11 20 (31.25%) ITIL
11 20 (31.25%) LAN
11 20 (31.25%) Business Continuity
12 19 (29.69%) VoIP
12 19 (29.69%) Oracle
12 19 (29.69%) Penetration Testing
13 18 (28.13%) Retail
13 18 (28.13%) 4G
13 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (28.13%) BMC
13 18 (28.13%) Finance
13 18 (28.13%) Mitel
13 18 (28.13%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (28.13%) BMC PATROL

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 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.69%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (6.25%) Office 365
2 4 (6.25%) OpenShift
2 4 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (50.00%) Firewall
2 24 (37.50%) WAN
3 20 (31.25%) LAN
3 20 (31.25%) MPLS
4 19 (29.69%) VoIP
5 18 (28.13%) 4G
5 18 (28.13%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (17.19%) SAN
7 8 (12.50%) DHCP
8 7 (10.94%) DNS
8 7 (10.94%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (10.94%) iSCSI
8 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
9 5 (7.81%) NAS
9 5 (7.81%) NetScaler
9 5 (7.81%) VPN
10 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.13%) SNMP
11 1 (1.56%) IPv4
11 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (28.13%) Finance
1 18 (28.13%) Retail
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Programme Manager
2 11 (17.19%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) DBA
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) SQL DBA
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Administrator
7 4 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) PowerShell Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) JSON
1 4 (6.25%) SOAP
1 4 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Data Centre
2 11 (17.19%) VCE vBlock
3 5 (7.81%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.56%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (64.06%) Windows
2 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 22 (34.38%) Linux
4 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (15.63%) VMS
7 10 (15.63%) Windows 2000
7 10 (15.63%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (31.25%) Business Continuity
2 20 (31.25%) ITIL
3 19 (29.69%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (23.44%) Migration
5 10 (15.63%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.81%) Database Security
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Optimisation
7 4 (6.25%) Investment Management
8 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.69%) Server Building
9 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.13%) Change Management
9 2 (3.13%) Information Security
9 2 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (3.13%) Project Management
9 2 (3.13%) Release Management
10 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) SQL
2 12 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.81%) Python
4 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.25%) Perl
6 2 (3.13%) Korn
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) Java
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (14.06%) MCSE
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.38%) MCITP
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.81%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.81%) MCSA
4 5 (7.81%) MCTS
5 4 (6.25%) CCNA
6 2 (3.13%) CCA
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.56%) CCNP
7 1 (1.56%) CCSP
7 1 (1.56%) CISSP
7 1 (1.56%) GIAC
7 1 (1.56%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.56%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.56%) SSCP
7 1 (1.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) HIPAA
1 4 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (35.94%) Virtual Servers
3 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
3 21 (32.81%) vSphere
4 17 (26.56%) XenDesktop
5 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 15 (23.44%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (18.75%) vCloud
8 8 (12.50%) NFS
9 7 (10.94%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (9.38%) XenApp
11 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (3.13%) XenServer
12 1 (1.56%) DFS Replication
12 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
12 1 (1.56%) Samba
12 1 (1.56%) Snort
12 1 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (28.13%) BMC PATROL
2 11 (17.19%) vMotion
3 6 (9.38%) SCCM
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (6.25%) Kibana
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (6.25%) WMI
4 4 (6.25%) WSUS
5 3 (4.69%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (4.69%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (3.13%) Ansible
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) Nagios
7 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.56%) Puppet
7 1 (1.56%) SCOM
7 1 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.56%) ThinApp
7 1 (1.56%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (46.88%) Cisco
3 22 (34.38%) Citrix
4 19 (29.69%) Oracle
5 18 (28.13%) BMC
5 18 (28.13%) Mitel
6 16 (25.00%) HP
6 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (18.75%) EMC
8 7 (10.94%) SolarWinds
9 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
10 5 (7.81%) NetApp
10 5 (7.81%) ServiceNow
11 4 (6.25%) Dell
11 4 (6.25%) Qualys
12 3 (4.69%) Forcepoint
13 2 (3.13%) 3PAR
13 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
13 2 (3.13%) Isilon
13 2 (3.13%) Juniper
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