The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 187 136 164
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +28
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 72 106 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.95% 1.50% 1.51%
As % of the System Software category 7.78% 14.13% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 47 84 120
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
925 750 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.22% 10.63% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 739 619 871
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in the East of England

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in the East of England

VMware ESX
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Hertfordshire -2 28 £46,750 -6.50% 2
Bedfordshire -21 19 £36,000 -28.00% 1
Essex -20 13 £38,750 -14.83%
Cambridgeshire -12 12 £42,000 +12.00%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 77 (68.14%) Windows
3 69 (61.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (54.87%) Microsoft
5 61 (53.98%) Active Directory
6 52 (46.02%) SAN
7 49 (43.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (43.36%) vSphere
8 48 (42.48%) DNS
9 45 (39.82%) DHCP
10 41 (36.28%) Linux
11 40 (35.40%) ITIL
12 38 (33.63%) SQL
13 36 (31.86%) EMC
14 35 (30.97%) Cisco
15 33 (29.20%) MS Exchange
15 33 (29.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 30 (26.55%) Citrix
17 27 (23.89%) Firewall
17 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2003
17 27 (23.89%) SQL Server
18 26 (23.01%) Red Hat
19 25 (22.12%) NetApp
19 25 (22.12%) HP
20 24 (21.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 24 (21.24%) Degree
21 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
21 23 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
21 23 (20.35%) Performance Tuning
22 22 (19.47%) Apache

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (29.20%) MS Exchange
2 22 (19.47%) Apache
2 22 (19.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (15.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (13.27%) IIS
5 13 (11.50%) Lync
6 7 (6.19%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.19%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.65%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.77%) nginx
8 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.96%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (6.19%) PaaS
3 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.54%) SaaS
4 2 (1.77%) IaaS
4 2 (1.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (46.02%) SAN
2 48 (42.48%) DNS
3 45 (39.82%) DHCP
4 27 (23.89%) Firewall
5 22 (19.47%) TCP/IP
6 16 (14.16%) WAN
7 13 (11.50%) LAN
8 12 (10.62%) Internet
9 9 (7.96%) MPLS
9 9 (7.96%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (6.19%) VPN
10 7 (6.19%) LDAP
10 7 (6.19%) VLAN
11 6 (5.31%) DMZ
11 6 (5.31%) ISDN
11 6 (5.31%) PBX
11 6 (5.31%) VoIP
12 4 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.54%) iSCSI
12 4 (3.54%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.89%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.27%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (5.31%) MySQL
6 3 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.88%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (13.27%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (6.19%) Banking
3 7 (6.19%) Retail
4 6 (5.31%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Support Engineer
2 26 (23.01%) Administrator
3 22 (19.47%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (15.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 18 (15.93%) Linux Administrator
4 18 (15.93%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (11.50%) Server Support
5 13 (11.50%) Technical Support
5 13 (11.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) Network Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Wintel Support
7 9 (7.96%) Network Support Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Server Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Network Support
7 9 (7.96%) Wintel Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.19%) Server Support Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) COM
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) PKI
2 12 (10.62%) Client/Server
3 8 (7.08%) EqualLogic
4 7 (6.19%) Thin Client
4 7 (6.19%) CLARiiON
4 7 (6.19%) Fat Client
4 7 (6.19%) FlexPod
5 6 (5.31%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.42%) Clustering
6 5 (4.42%) Replication
6 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.54%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.65%) e-Health
9 2 (1.77%) iPad
9 2 (1.77%) Firmware
10 1 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 77 (68.14%) Windows
2 49 (43.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (36.28%) Linux
4 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (21.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (20.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (13.27%) CentOS
7 15 (13.27%) Windows 7
8 7 (6.19%) UNIX
8 7 (6.19%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (5.31%) AIX
10 5 (4.42%) Windows XP
10 5 (4.42%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.65%) HPUX
11 3 (2.65%) Solaris
11 3 (2.65%) Debian
12 2 (1.77%) Android
12 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.40%) ITIL
2 23 (20.35%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (16.81%) Migration
3 19 (16.81%) Mentoring
4 14 (12.39%) Change Management
4 14 (12.39%) Project Management
5 13 (11.50%) Data Analysis
6 12 (10.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (9.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (9.73%) Capacity Management
8 10 (8.85%) ERP
9 9 (7.96%) Time Management
9 9 (7.96%) Coaching
10 8 (7.08%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (6.19%) Business Continuity
12 6 (5.31%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.31%) E-Commerce
13 5 (4.42%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (3.54%) Investment Management
14 4 (3.54%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.63%) SQL
2 20 (17.70%) Perl
3 19 (16.81%) PowerShell
4 13 (11.50%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.19%) Python
6 6 (5.31%) C
7 5 (4.42%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.54%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.54%) VBScript
9 3 (2.65%) Bourne shell
9 3 (2.65%) C-shell
10 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (29.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (21.24%) Degree
3 22 (19.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (16.81%) MCSE
5 18 (15.93%) MCITP
6 17 (15.04%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (15.04%) CCNA
7 13 (11.50%) OCP
7 13 (11.50%) Oracle Certification
7 13 (11.50%) RHCE
8 10 (8.85%) MCTS
9 8 (7.08%) VCP5
10 6 (5.31%) VCAP
10 6 (5.31%) MCSA
10 6 (5.31%) CCNP
11 5 (4.42%) NCDA
11 5 (4.42%) NCIE
12 4 (3.54%) MCSM
13 3 (2.65%) MCP
14 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (61.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (53.98%) Active Directory
3 49 (43.36%) vSphere
4 18 (15.93%) Hyper-V
5 14 (12.39%) XenApp
6 13 (11.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 12 (10.62%) XenDesktop
8 11 (9.73%) XenServer
9 9 (7.96%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (7.08%) VMFS
11 7 (6.19%) vCloud
12 6 (5.31%) Terminal Services
13 5 (4.42%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (4.42%) VMware Server
14 4 (3.54%) MetaFrame
15 3 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (1.77%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) EMC NetWorker
2 13 (11.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (9.73%) SCCM
4 10 (8.85%) SCOM
5 8 (7.08%) Backup Exec
6 7 (6.19%) NetBackup
6 7 (6.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (4.42%) Puppet
8 3 (2.65%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (2.65%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.65%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.77%) CFEngine
9 2 (1.77%) Ansible
10 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (54.87%) Microsoft
3 36 (31.86%) EMC
4 35 (30.97%) Cisco
5 30 (26.55%) Citrix
6 26 (23.01%) Red Hat
7 25 (22.12%) NetApp
7 25 (22.12%) HP
8 20 (17.70%) Dell
8 20 (17.70%) Oracle
9 14 (12.39%) Symantec
10 10 (8.85%) SAP
11 8 (7.08%) CheckPoint
12 7 (6.19%) CommVault
12 7 (6.19%) SolarWinds
13 6 (5.31%) IBM
14 5 (4.42%) PlateSpin
14 5 (4.42%) Brocade
14 5 (4.42%) Veeam
15 4 (3.54%) BMC
Borehamwood
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Shefford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago