The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 313 274 305
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +31
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 19 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.64% 3.72% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 35
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £40,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1157 1101 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.14% 9.36% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 951 957
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESXi
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 49 (90.74%) VMware
2 44 (81.48%) Windows
3 33 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (48.15%) SAN
5 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
5 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
5 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (42.59%) Cisco
6 23 (42.59%) DNS
7 22 (40.74%) Finance
8 20 (37.04%) Linux
9 18 (33.33%) Firewall
10 17 (31.48%) HP
11 16 (29.63%) VPN
11 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
11 16 (29.63%) NAS
12 14 (25.93%) VLAN
12 14 (25.93%) Apache
12 14 (25.93%) WAN
12 14 (25.93%) VMware ESX
13 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
13 13 (24.07%) Citrix
13 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
14 12 (22.22%) ITIL
14 12 (22.22%) SQL
14 12 (22.22%) PowerShell
15 11 (20.37%) vSphere
16 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (25.93%) Apache
2 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.07%) Tomcat
3 8 (14.81%) IIS
3 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
4 7 (12.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.70%) CMS
7 2 (3.70%) Drupal
7 2 (3.70%) WordPress
7 2 (3.70%) Jetty
7 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
7 2 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (48.15%) SAN
2 23 (42.59%) DNS
3 18 (33.33%) Firewall
4 16 (29.63%) VPN
4 16 (29.63%) NAS
5 14 (25.93%) VLAN
5 14 (25.93%) WAN
6 10 (18.52%) DHCP
7 7 (12.96%) LAN
8 6 (11.11%) HTTP
8 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 6 (11.11%) BIG-IP
8 6 (11.11%) MRTG
8 6 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.56%) NetScaler
11 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (3.70%) IPsec
11 2 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) MySQL
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.70%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) Maven
4 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 22 (40.74%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Administrator
2 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 6 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 5 (9.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Wintel Support
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Citrix Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) XML
2 6 (11.11%) X-Windows
2 6 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (3.70%) XHTML
4 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.70%) LAMP
4 2 (3.70%) Ajax
4 2 (3.70%) jQuery
4 2 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Open Source
2 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) iSeries
3 5 (9.26%) Clustering
4 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.70%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) New Media
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (37.04%) Linux
4 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.81%) CentOS
7 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 3 (5.56%) UNIX
9 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.70%) Debian
10 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.11%) Change Control
4 5 (9.26%) High Availability
4 5 (9.26%) Network Design
4 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.70%) CRM
7 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.70%) Workflow
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.70%) Content Management
7 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
1 12 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 8 (14.81%) Java
3 7 (12.96%) Perl
3 7 (12.96%) Python
4 6 (11.11%) AWK
4 6 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 6 (11.11%) sed
5 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) C
6 2 (3.70%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.11%) RHCE
2 6 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) CCNA
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.70%) VCP5
4 1 (1.85%) VCAP
4 1 (1.85%) MCTS
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
3 14 (25.93%) VMware ESX
4 11 (20.37%) vSphere
5 8 (14.81%) XenApp
6 7 (12.96%) Xen
6 7 (12.96%) VMware Server
7 6 (11.11%) Samba
7 6 (11.11%) Sendmail
8 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.70%) KVM
10 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
2 7 (12.96%) Nagios
3 6 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 6 (11.11%) YUM
4 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.70%) Ansible
6 1 (1.85%) StatsD
6 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.85%) SCCM
6 1 (1.85%) WSUS
6 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (90.74%) VMware
2 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
3 23 (42.59%) Cisco
4 17 (31.48%) HP
5 13 (24.07%) Citrix
6 9 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 9 (16.67%) JBoss
7 8 (14.81%) Oracle
8 7 (12.96%) EMC
9 6 (11.11%) IBM
9 6 (11.11%) F5
10 4 (7.41%) Symantec
11 3 (5.56%) Dell
12 2 (3.70%) Compaq
12 2 (3.70%) Sun
12 2 (3.70%) Avaya
12 2 (3.70%) Sage
12 2 (3.70%) Telerik
12 2 (3.70%) NETGEAR
12 2 (3.70%) Sitecore
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago