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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 237 262 277
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 23 50 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.49% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 2.89% 4.58% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 71
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £37,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
797 1091 1287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.25% 10.78% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 738 954 1180
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 May 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 May 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 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (87.04%) Windows
3 34 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 27 (50.00%) Citrix
6 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
6 26 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (42.59%) Linux
7 23 (42.59%) MS Exchange
8 22 (40.74%) Windows Server
9 20 (37.04%) ITIL
9 20 (37.04%) Cisco
9 20 (37.04%) vSphere
9 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (31.48%) SAN
11 16 (29.63%) HP
12 15 (27.78%) Finance
12 15 (27.78%) Migration
13 14 (25.93%) MS Office
13 14 (25.93%) Hyper-V
13 14 (25.93%) XenApp
14 13 (24.07%) XenDesktop
14 13 (24.07%) VMware ESXi
14 13 (24.07%) SQL
14 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (22.22%) NetApp
16 11 (20.37%) NFS
16 11 (20.37%) Firewall
16 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (20.37%) vCloud

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 23 (42.59%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.11%) Apache
3 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.56%) IIS
6 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Office
2 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) SAN
2 11 (20.37%) Firewall
2 11 (20.37%) iSCSI
3 9 (16.67%) DHCP
3 9 (16.67%) LAN
4 8 (14.81%) DNS
4 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.96%) VPN
6 6 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (11.11%) VLAN
6 6 (11.11%) WAN
7 5 (9.26%) SSL
8 4 (7.41%) DMZ
8 4 (7.41%) VoIP
8 4 (7.41%) Wireless
8 4 (7.41%) WLAN
9 3 (5.56%) Internet
9 3 (5.56%) NAS
9 3 (5.56%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.85%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) PHPUnit
1 2 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.85%) WinDbg
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Advertising
4 4 (7.41%) Back Office
4 4 (7.41%) Billing
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) VMware Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.41%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) IT Support
6 4 (7.41%) NetApp Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) LAMP
2 3 (5.56%) Software Packaging
3 2 (3.70%) Behat
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
2 7 (12.96%) Clustering
2 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.26%) EMC VNX
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.85%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (87.04%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (42.59%) Linux
4 22 (40.74%) Windows Server
5 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (16.67%) VMS
7 9 (16.67%) Windows 2000
7 9 (16.67%) Windows NT
8 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
9 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.70%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (3.70%) CentOS
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Migration
3 9 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 6 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.41%) Change Management
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.41%) Service Management
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.56%) DevOps
6 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.56%) Information Management
7 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Line Management
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Release Management
7 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) Python
3 4 (7.41%) Ruby
4 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.56%) Perl
4 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) C
6 1 (1.85%) AWK
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) Korn
6 1 (1.85%) sed
6 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (18.52%) MCP
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.96%) MCSA
4 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.26%) CCNA
5 5 (9.26%) NCDA
5 5 (9.26%) RHCE
5 5 (9.26%) RHCT
6 4 (7.41%) MCSE
7 3 (5.56%) MCTS
7 3 (5.56%) MOS
8 2 (3.70%) CCA
8 2 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (3.70%) Degree
8 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.70%) MCITP
9 1 (1.85%) CCNP
9 1 (1.85%) CCSP
9 1 (1.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 34 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 20 (37.04%) vSphere
4 14 (25.93%) Hyper-V
4 14 (25.93%) XenApp
5 13 (24.07%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (24.07%) XenDesktop
6 11 (20.37%) NFS
6 11 (20.37%) vCloud
7 4 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
9 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.70%) XenServer
10 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.85%) Snort
10 1 (1.85%) UAG
10 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) vMotion
2 8 (14.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (12.96%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.56%) SCOM
5 2 (3.70%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) SCCM
6 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.85%) Puppet
6 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.85%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.85%) TrustSec
6 1 (1.85%) WMI
6 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 27 (50.00%) Citrix
4 20 (37.04%) Cisco
5 16 (29.63%) HP
6 12 (22.22%) NetApp
7 9 (16.67%) Symantec
8 7 (12.96%) EMC
8 7 (12.96%) IBM
9 6 (11.11%) Juniper
9 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
10 5 (9.26%) Dell
10 5 (9.26%) Oracle
11 4 (7.41%) Brocade
11 4 (7.41%) Extreme Networks
12 3 (5.56%) Mitel
13 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
13 2 (3.70%) Isilon
13 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
13 2 (3.70%) Veritas
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago