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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 221 272 256
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 37 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.44% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 4.84% 3.73% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 61
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,125 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -5.33%
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
764 1234 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.44% 11.86% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 667 1071 924
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 54 (72.97%) Windows
3 50 (67.57%) Microsoft
4 49 (66.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 42 (56.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (51.35%) Active Directory
7 32 (43.24%) Citrix
8 30 (40.54%) SAN
9 27 (36.49%) LAN
10 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (33.78%) Firewall
12 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (29.73%) CCNA
13 22 (29.73%) XenApp
14 21 (28.38%) VLAN
14 21 (28.38%) Finance
15 20 (27.03%) DNS
15 20 (27.03%) MCSE
16 19 (25.68%) Windows Server
17 18 (24.32%) SQL
17 18 (24.32%) DHCP
18 17 (22.97%) Linux
19 16 (21.62%) MCSA
19 16 (21.62%) MS Office
19 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
19 16 (21.62%) VPN
19 16 (21.62%) Juniper
19 16 (21.62%) Problem Management
19 16 (21.62%) Windows 7

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.57%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.81%) Apache
3 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.76%) Skype for Business
6 4 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.35%) IIS
9 1 (1.35%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) MS Office
2 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.46%) Office 365
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.54%) SAN
2 27 (36.49%) LAN
3 25 (33.78%) Firewall
4 21 (28.38%) VLAN
5 20 (27.03%) DNS
6 18 (24.32%) DHCP
7 16 (21.62%) VPN
8 14 (18.92%) DMZ
8 14 (18.92%) SSL
8 14 (18.92%) WLAN
9 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
10 9 (12.16%) NAS
11 7 (9.46%) WAN
12 5 (6.76%) iSCSI
13 3 (4.05%) Fibre Channel
14 2 (2.70%) Internet
14 2 (2.70%) Network Security
15 1 (1.35%) HTTP
15 1 (1.35%) Intranet
15 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) MySQL
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.76%) PHPUnit
2 5 (6.76%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.35%) WinDbg
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Advertising
3 10 (13.51%) Back Office
4 8 (10.81%) Banking
5 6 (8.11%) Marketing
5 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Front Office
6 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 13 (17.57%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Support Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Desktop Support
4 9 (12.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Administrator
6 7 (9.46%) IT Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.11%) IT Support
7 6 (8.11%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) IT Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce Administrator
9 4 (5.41%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Web Services
2 7 (9.46%) LAMP
3 6 (8.11%) .NET
3 6 (8.11%) Software Packaging
4 5 (6.76%) Behat
5 1 (1.35%) Middleware
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.35%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.76%) User Experience
3 4 (5.41%) Clustering
3 4 (5.41%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.05%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.70%) Equities
5 2 (2.70%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.35%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (72.97%) Windows
2 42 (56.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (25.68%) Windows Server
5 17 (22.97%) Linux
6 16 (21.62%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.76%) Amazon Linux
7 5 (6.76%) CentOS
8 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.35%) Solaris
11 1 (1.35%) Unix
11 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Patch Management
1 16 (21.62%) Problem Management
2 15 (20.27%) Migration
3 14 (18.92%) Change Management
3 14 (18.92%) Service Management
4 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.11%) CRM
6 6 (8.11%) DevOps
6 6 (8.11%) Direct Marketing
6 6 (8.11%) ITIL
6 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (6.76%) Automated Testing
7 5 (6.76%) Data Security
7 5 (6.76%) Web Development
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.70%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (2.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) SQL
2 14 (18.92%) PowerShell
3 10 (13.51%) PHP
4 6 (8.11%) C#
4 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.11%) Perl
4 6 (8.11%) Python
4 6 (8.11%) Ruby
5 4 (5.41%) VB
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) VBScript
7 1 (1.35%) AWK
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) sed
Qualifications
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (29.73%) CCNA
2 22 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (27.03%) MCSE
4 16 (21.62%) MCSA
5 13 (17.57%) Degree
6 9 (12.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (9.46%) MCP
8 4 (5.41%) VCP5
9 3 (4.05%) NCDA
9 3 (4.05%) RHCE
9 3 (4.05%) RHCT
9 3 (4.05%) VCAP
9 3 (4.05%) VCP4
10 2 (2.70%) CCA
10 2 (2.70%) CCEA
10 2 (2.70%) CCNP
10 2 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.70%) MCITP
10 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 49 (66.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 22 (29.73%) XenApp
4 14 (18.92%) vSphere
5 10 (13.51%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
6 7 (9.46%) NFS
7 6 (8.11%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (4.05%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.35%) vCloud
9 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.35%) Xen
9 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) Backup Exec
2 7 (9.46%) SCCM
3 6 (8.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (5.41%) SCOM
5 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.35%) Ansible
6 1 (1.35%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.35%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.35%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.35%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.35%) Puppet
6 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.35%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (1.35%) vMotion
6 1 (1.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (67.57%) Microsoft
3 32 (43.24%) Citrix
4 16 (21.62%) Juniper
5 14 (18.92%) Brocade
6 11 (14.86%) HP
7 10 (13.51%) NetApp
8 8 (10.81%) Symantec
9 5 (6.76%) Atlassian
10 4 (5.41%) Cisco
10 4 (5.41%) Dell
10 4 (5.41%) IBM
10 4 (5.41%) Oracle
11 3 (4.05%) Altiris
11 3 (4.05%) LANDesk
12 2 (2.70%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.70%) Forcepoint
12 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago