The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 171 177 152
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.087% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 1.89% 0.73% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +23.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VMware ESXi
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
318 409 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.66% 11.86% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 273 356 299
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,196 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 3 £42,500 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £22,500 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) Citrix
4 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (73.33%) vSphere
6 9 (60.00%) SQL
7 8 (53.33%) Cisco
7 8 (53.33%) HP
7 8 (53.33%) NetApp
7 8 (53.33%) VMware ESX
8 7 (46.67%) Clustering
8 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (46.67%) MCTS
8 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (46.67%) Windows
9 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (40.00%) SCVMM
9 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (40.00%) XenServer
10 5 (33.33%) XenApp
10 5 (33.33%) VCP4
10 5 (33.33%) VCAP
10 5 (33.33%) vCloud
10 5 (33.33%) VCP5
10 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (33.33%) Summit
10 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
10 5 (33.33%) Dell
10 5 (33.33%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Summit
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) DSL
3 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) SUSE
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (46.67%) MCTS
2 5 (33.33%) CCA
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (33.33%) VCP4
2 5 (33.33%) VCAP
2 5 (33.33%) VCP5
3 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) vSphere
3 8 (53.33%) VMware ESX
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (40.00%) XenServer
5 5 (33.33%) XenApp
5 5 (33.33%) vCloud
6 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (13.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) Citrix
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) HP
4 8 (53.33%) NetApp
5 5 (33.33%) McAfee
5 5 (33.33%) Dell
5 5 (33.33%) EMC
6 4 (26.67%) Computacenter
7 3 (20.00%) Symantec
8 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (13.33%) Iron Mountain
8 2 (13.33%) IBM
9 1 (6.67%) Avaya
9 1 (6.67%) Sage