The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 161 158 187
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +29
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.44% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 2.63% 3.19% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £44,000 £41,250 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.83%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -4.49%
VMware ESX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
380 439 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.95% 13.79% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 285 389 264
Average salary £37,846 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.28% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the East Midlands region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VMware ESX
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 8 £46,000 +8.23%
Northamptonshire - 2 £44,000 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 9 (56.25%) SAN
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (25.00%) Middleware
8 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
8 4 (25.00%) IIS
8 4 (25.00%) DHCP
8 4 (25.00%) Unix
8 4 (25.00%) DNS
8 4 (25.00%) SLA
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
8 4 (25.00%) Database Theory
8 4 (25.00%) Computacenter
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle Certification

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (25.00%) Database Theory
2 3 (18.75%) Budget Control
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) VCP5
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
5 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) SCSM
1 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) Computacenter
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) EMC
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) AppSense
7 1 (6.25%) Intel