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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 171 174 145
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 12 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.34% 0.30% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 3.18% 3.01% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 16
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,956 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
377 366 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.66% 9.95% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 308 316 265
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
Northamptonshire -1 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Nottinghamshire -4 4 £36,500 +8.95%
Derbyshire +11 3 £27,500 -31.25%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (90.91%) Windows
3 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) Linux
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (36.36%) SAN
8 8 (36.36%) IIS
8 8 (36.36%) ITIL
8 8 (36.36%) Citrix
9 7 (31.82%) HP
10 6 (27.27%) IBM
10 6 (27.27%) SQL
10 6 (27.27%) vSphere
11 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (22.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
11 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
11 5 (22.73%) SUSE
11 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
11 5 (22.73%) Cisco
11 5 (22.73%) DHCP
11 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) Internet
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Director
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) EPoS
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) iSeries
5 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (22.73%) SUSE
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Data Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) CCAA
3 1 (4.55%) MCTS
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) CCEA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (27.27%) vSphere
4 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (22.73%) Firmware
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (18.18%) XenApp
5 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (13.64%) XenServer
6 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
7 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) XenMobile
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 7 (31.82%) HP
5 6 (27.27%) IBM
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam
7 1 (4.55%) Lotus