The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 268 289 268
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 50 38 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 3.97% 3.39% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 62
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £40,150 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £71,750 £61,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
VMware ESXi
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
1259 1122 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.29% 9.21% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 975 1109
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the City of London region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in the City of London

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in the City of London

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (65.75%) Windows
3 43 (58.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (57.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
5 33 (45.21%) PowerShell
6 31 (42.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (38.36%) Active Directory
8 27 (36.99%) SAN
8 27 (36.99%) MS Excel
8 27 (36.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (31.51%) vSphere
9 23 (31.51%) SharePoint
9 23 (31.51%) Linux
10 22 (30.14%) SQL Server
11 21 (28.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (27.40%) IIS
12 20 (27.40%) SQL
12 20 (27.40%) DNS
13 19 (26.03%) Cisco
13 19 (26.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (24.66%) SharePoint 2013
14 18 (24.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 18 (24.66%) Firewall
15 17 (23.29%) MS Exchange
15 17 (23.29%) MS Office
15 17 (23.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 16 (21.92%) HP
16 16 (21.92%) Finance
17 15 (20.55%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (31.51%) SharePoint
2 20 (27.40%) IIS
3 18 (24.66%) SharePoint 2010
3 18 (24.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (23.29%) MS Exchange
5 10 (13.70%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (8.22%) Lync
8 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (6.85%) Apache
9 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
10 2 (2.74%) JBoss
10 2 (2.74%) Jetty
11 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (36.99%) MS Excel
2 17 (23.29%) MS Office
3 10 (13.70%) InfoPath
4 5 (6.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.99%) SAN
2 20 (27.40%) DNS
3 18 (24.66%) Firewall
4 13 (17.81%) WAN
5 12 (16.44%) VPN
6 10 (13.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (13.70%) Wireless
6 10 (13.70%) BGP
7 9 (12.33%) MPLS
7 9 (12.33%) VLAN
7 9 (12.33%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (12.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (9.59%) SSL
8 7 (9.59%) Intranet
8 7 (9.59%) Internet
8 7 (9.59%) Extranet
8 7 (9.59%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (9.59%) DMVPN
8 7 (9.59%) OSPF
8 7 (9.59%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.74%) Subversion
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.74%) Ant
3 1 (1.37%) Psake
3 1 (1.37%) Maven
3 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Banking
3 7 (9.59%) Back Office
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (15.07%) Support Engineer
1 11 (15.07%) Administrator
2 10 (13.70%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (10.96%) SharePoint Administrator
4 7 (9.59%) Network Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) .NET
2 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET
2 10 (13.70%) CSS
2 10 (13.70%) XHTML
2 10 (13.70%) Ajax
2 10 (13.70%) jQuery
2 10 (13.70%) HTML
2 10 (13.70%) HTML5
3 1 (1.37%) RESTful
3 1 (1.37%) JSON
3 1 (1.37%) SOAP
3 1 (1.37%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Blackberry
1 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.70%) User Experience
3 7 (9.59%) Replication
4 4 (5.48%) Clustering
5 2 (2.74%) PKI
5 2 (2.74%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 48 (65.75%) Windows
2 42 (57.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (36.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (31.51%) Linux
5 21 (28.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (10.96%) UNIX
7 7 (9.59%) CentOS
8 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.85%) Windows 8
9 5 (6.85%) Solaris
10 3 (4.11%) Android
11 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) ITIL
1 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.70%) Content Management
2 10 (13.70%) Workflow
2 10 (13.70%) Web Development
2 10 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (10.96%) Change Control
4 7 (9.59%) Use Case
5 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.48%) CRM
6 4 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.11%) System Testing
7 3 (4.11%) Change Management
7 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.74%) Network Design
8 2 (2.74%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.74%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.74%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) PowerShell
2 20 (27.40%) SQL
3 11 (15.07%) Perl
4 10 (13.70%) PHP
4 10 (13.70%) C#
4 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.70%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.22%) Python
6 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.74%) Java
6 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (23.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (20.55%) Security Cleared
4 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (13.70%) Degree
6 8 (10.96%) MCITP
7 7 (9.59%) CCNP
7 7 (9.59%) RHCE
8 5 (6.85%) MCSE
9 4 (5.48%) CCNA
10 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
10 3 (4.11%) VCP5
11 2 (2.74%) MCTS
12 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.37%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (58.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (38.36%) Active Directory
3 23 (31.51%) vSphere
4 8 (10.96%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.22%) XenApp
6 4 (5.48%) ISA Server
7 3 (4.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Veritas File System
7 3 (4.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.11%) NFS
8 2 (2.74%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.37%) vCloud
9 1 (1.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Nagios
1 7 (9.59%) Cacti
2 6 (8.22%) SCCM
3 4 (5.48%) SCOM
4 3 (4.11%) SCOrch
4 3 (4.11%) Legato
5 2 (2.74%) WSUS
5 2 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.74%) Puppet
6 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.37%) Ansible
6 1 (1.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
3 19 (26.03%) Cisco
4 16 (21.92%) HP
5 15 (20.55%) Red Hat
6 11 (15.07%) Citrix
7 10 (13.70%) Telerik
8 8 (10.96%) Brocade
8 8 (10.96%) F5
9 7 (9.59%) Riverbed
10 6 (8.22%) 3PAR
10 6 (8.22%) Dell
10 6 (8.22%) EMC
11 5 (6.85%) Juniper
11 5 (6.85%) Symantec
11 5 (6.85%) Veeam
12 3 (4.11%) Toshiba
12 3 (4.11%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.11%) Ruckus Wireless
12 3 (4.11%) Stonesoft
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + LLA+FlexiTime+Benefits+HighPension
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + on-call + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago