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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 169 147 158
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 2.87% 3.50% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 18
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £29,925
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
279 314 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.47% 9.84% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 225 266 350
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £22,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram 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 29 August 2014. 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 -7 6 £40,000 +45.45%
Leicestershire 0 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Northamptonshire -23 1 £45,000 -10.00%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Citrix
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 11 (57.89%) vSphere
5 10 (52.63%) HP
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) EMC
7 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
7 8 (42.11%) XenServer
8 7 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (36.84%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (36.84%) NetApp
8 7 (36.84%) ITIL
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (31.58%) CCA
9 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (31.58%) VCAP
9 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
9 6 (31.58%) SCVMM
9 6 (31.58%) MCTS
9 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (26.32%) XenApp
10 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
10 5 (26.32%) VCP4
10 5 (26.32%) vCloud

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
3 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
1 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Director
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
3 1 (5.26%) Celerra
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (36.84%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) MCTS
2 6 (31.58%) VCAP
2 6 (31.58%) CCA
3 5 (26.32%) VCP5
3 5 (26.32%) VCP4
4 2 (10.53%) CCEE
5 1 (5.26%) CCAA
5 1 (5.26%) CCIA
5 1 (5.26%) NCDA
5 1 (5.26%) NCIE
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) HP AIS
5 1 (5.26%) HP ASE
5 1 (5.26%) HP MASE
5 1 (5.26%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (57.89%) vSphere
3 8 (42.11%) XenServer
3 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (26.32%) vCloud
5 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
5 5 (26.32%) XenApp
6 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCVMM
2 4 (21.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Citrix
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 10 (52.63%) HP
5 8 (42.11%) EMC
6 7 (36.84%) NetApp
7 5 (26.32%) McAfee
8 4 (21.05%) Computacenter
9 3 (15.79%) Dell
10 2 (10.53%) Meraki
11 1 (5.26%) Apple
11 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint