The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 169 139 159
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 12 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.79% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 4.33% 7.23% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 13
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £27,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
277 346 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.39% 10.87% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 229 279 310
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
VMware ESX
England

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 1 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 1 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 +1 8 £40,000 +45.45%
Northamptonshire -18 3 £45,000 +45.16%
Leicestershire -14 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Derbyshire -14 1 £40,000 -12.08%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco
4 13 (65.00%) Citrix
5 12 (60.00%) vSphere
6 11 (55.00%) HP
7 10 (50.00%) EMC
8 9 (45.00%) ITIL
8 9 (45.00%) Windows
8 9 (45.00%) XenServer
8 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
9 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (40.00%) SQL
9 8 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (40.00%) NetApp
10 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (35.00%) MCTS
10 7 (35.00%) VCAP
10 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (30.00%) vCloud
11 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (30.00%) XenApp
11 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop
11 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
11 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (30.00%) SCVMM
11 6 (30.00%) SAN
11 6 (30.00%) CCA
11 6 (30.00%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Celerra
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) SUSE
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (35.00%) MCTS
2 7 (35.00%) VCAP
3 6 (30.00%) CCA
4 5 (25.00%) VCP4
4 5 (25.00%) VCP5
5 3 (15.00%) CCEE
6 2 (10.00%) NCDA
6 2 (10.00%) NCIE
6 2 (10.00%) VCDX
6 2 (10.00%) CCIA
6 2 (10.00%) HP AIS
6 2 (10.00%) HP ASE
6 2 (10.00%) HP MASE
6 2 (10.00%) MCITP
7 1 (5.00%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) vSphere
3 9 (45.00%) XenServer
3 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (30.00%) vCloud
4 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (30.00%) XenApp
4 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) Citrix
4 11 (55.00%) HP
5 10 (50.00%) EMC
6 8 (40.00%) NetApp
7 5 (25.00%) McAfee
8 4 (20.00%) Computacenter
8 4 (20.00%) Dell
9 2 (10.00%) Meraki
10 1 (5.00%) Unisys
10 1 (5.00%) CA
10 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
10 1 (5.00%) Apple
10 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint