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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 160 176 147
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -29
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.29% 0.27% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 2.25% 3.12% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £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
444 321 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.07% 8.60% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 383 279 268
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Nottinghamshire 0 8 £47,500 +11.76%
Lincolnshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
4 16 (76.19%) Windows
5 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (57.14%) ITIL
7 11 (52.38%) Linux
7 11 (52.38%) Red Hat
7 11 (52.38%) Firmware
7 11 (52.38%) HP
7 11 (52.38%) Problem Management
7 11 (52.38%) SUSE
7 11 (52.38%) Clustering
7 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (52.38%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (52.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 10 (47.62%) SQL
9 9 (42.86%) IIS
9 9 (42.86%) Dell
9 9 (42.86%) IBM
10 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (33.33%) vSphere
11 7 (33.33%) Citrix
11 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
11 7 (33.33%) Apache
11 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
11 7 (33.33%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 9 (42.86%) IIS
2 7 (33.33%) Apache
2 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) IT Director
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
1 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (52.38%) SUSE
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.76%) AIX
7 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Problem Management
2 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) MCTS
2 2 (9.52%) CCA
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) CCEA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) VCP4
3 1 (4.76%) VCAP
3 1 (4.76%) CCAA
3 1 (4.76%) VCP5
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (52.38%) Firmware
2 11 (52.38%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (33.33%) vSphere
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) XenServer
5 2 (9.52%) XenApp
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) HP
3 11 (52.38%) Red Hat
4 9 (42.86%) IBM
4 9 (42.86%) Dell
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) Lotus