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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 279 301 278
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 32 30 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.25% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 2.66% 2.91% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 60
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+18.30% +2.89%
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
1201 1030 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.59% 8.67% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 895 1100
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 55 (98.21%) VMware
2 42 (75.00%) Windows
3 35 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (55.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
6 26 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (44.64%) PowerShell
8 24 (42.86%) Active Directory
9 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (35.71%) SAN
12 19 (33.93%) DNS
12 19 (33.93%) Linux
12 19 (33.93%) Finance
13 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
14 16 (28.57%) Cisco
14 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 16 (28.57%) Banking
15 15 (26.79%) vSphere
15 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
16 14 (25.00%) IIS
16 14 (25.00%) SQL
16 14 (25.00%) Firewall
17 13 (23.21%) ITIL
17 13 (23.21%) SharePoint
17 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (21.43%) Red Hat
19 11 (19.64%) SharePoint Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
2 14 (25.00%) IIS
3 13 (23.21%) SharePoint
4 11 (19.64%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (19.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (19.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (7.14%) Apache
7 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (5.36%) Lync
9 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
9 2 (3.57%) Jetty
9 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
3 5 (8.93%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) SAN
2 19 (33.93%) DNS
3 14 (25.00%) Firewall
4 10 (17.86%) WAN
5 8 (14.29%) BGP
5 8 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (14.29%) VPN
6 7 (12.50%) VLAN
6 7 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (12.50%) MPLS
6 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 6 (10.71%) Wireless
8 5 (8.93%) IPsec
8 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (8.93%) DMVPN
8 5 (8.93%) SSL
8 5 (8.93%) OSPF
8 5 (8.93%) EIGRP
8 5 (8.93%) DHCP
8 5 (8.93%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.79%) Maven
4 1 (1.79%) Psake
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 16 (28.57%) Banking
3 5 (8.93%) Back Office
4 4 (7.14%) Retail
5 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Administrator
2 9 (16.07%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Technical Leader
3 6 (10.71%) SharePoint Administrator
4 5 (8.93%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Support
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.93%) CSS
2 5 (8.93%) XHTML
2 5 (8.93%) Ajax
2 5 (8.93%) jQuery
2 5 (8.93%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) HTML5
3 1 (1.79%) RESTful
3 1 (1.79%) JSON
3 1 (1.79%) SOAP
3 1 (1.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) User Experience
3 5 (8.93%) Replication
4 4 (7.14%) Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) PKI
5 2 (3.57%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 42 (75.00%) Windows
2 35 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (33.93%) Linux
6 5 (8.93%) UNIX
6 5 (8.93%) CentOS
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.57%) Solaris
8 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) ITIL
1 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
2 6 (10.71%) Change Control
3 5 (8.93%) Content Management
3 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
3 5 (8.93%) System Testing
3 5 (8.93%) Workflow
3 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
3 5 (8.93%) Web Development
3 5 (8.93%) Use Case
3 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.36%) DevOps
5 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.57%) Network Design
5 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) PowerShell
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (14.29%) Perl
3 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 7 (12.50%) PHP
5 5 (8.93%) C#
5 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.93%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.57%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (14.29%) Degree
6 6 (10.71%) MCITP
7 5 (8.93%) CCNP
7 5 (8.93%) RHCE
8 4 (7.14%) CCNA
9 3 (5.36%) MCSE
10 2 (3.57%) MCTS
10 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.57%) VCP5
11 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 31 (55.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 15 (26.79%) vSphere
4 8 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.93%) XenApp
6 4 (7.14%) ISA Server
6 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Veritas File System
7 2 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (3.57%) NFS
8 1 (1.79%) vCloud
8 1 (1.79%) KVM
8 1 (1.79%) Xen
8 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Nagios
1 6 (10.71%) SCCM
2 5 (8.93%) Cacti
3 4 (7.14%) SCOM
4 3 (5.36%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.57%) Puppet
5 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.57%) Legato
5 2 (3.57%) WSUS
6 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.79%) StatsD
6 1 (1.79%) Ansible
6 1 (1.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 55 (98.21%) VMware
2 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.57%) Cisco
4 12 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 10 (17.86%) HP
6 8 (14.29%) Citrix
7 6 (10.71%) EMC
7 6 (10.71%) Riverbed
7 6 (10.71%) 3PAR
7 6 (10.71%) F5
8 5 (8.93%) Symantec
8 5 (8.93%) Juniper
8 5 (8.93%) Telerik
8 5 (8.93%) Brocade
9 4 (7.14%) Dell
10 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.36%) NetApp
10 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.57%) Veeam
11 2 (3.57%) Veritas
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