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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 186 224 159
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -65
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 68 24 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.95% 0.36% 1.45%
As % of the System Software category 7.93% 3.09% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49 17 110
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
857 776 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.96% 11.71% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 678 613 822
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Hertfordshire -6 30 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +29 20 £45,000 +24.13% 2
Essex -4 14 £45,000 +5.88%
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £25,000 -37.50%
VMware ESX
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 106 (90.60%) VMware
2 89 (76.07%) Windows
3 78 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 75 (64.10%) Citrix
5 71 (60.68%) Active Directory
6 70 (59.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 58 (49.57%) vSphere
8 57 (48.72%) Cisco
9 53 (45.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 50 (42.74%) SAN
11 46 (39.32%) MS Exchange
12 43 (36.75%) XenApp
12 43 (36.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 42 (35.90%) Exchange Server 2010
13 42 (35.90%) Firewall
14 41 (35.04%) SQL Server
15 40 (34.19%) DNS
15 40 (34.19%) Exchange Server 2007
16 37 (31.62%) Exchange Server 2003
16 37 (31.62%) DHCP
17 33 (28.21%) Backup Exec
17 33 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
17 33 (28.21%) Sophos
18 31 (26.50%) SQL Server 2008
19 29 (24.79%) Clustering
19 29 (24.79%) SQL
20 28 (23.93%) XenDesktop
21 27 (23.08%) vCloud
21 27 (23.08%) MS Excel
21 27 (23.08%) Windows 2000

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 46 (39.32%) MS Exchange
2 42 (35.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (34.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (31.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 26 (22.22%) IIS
6 6 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.71%) Lync
7 2 (1.71%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 27 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.55%) MS Office
3 8 (6.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.56%) SaaS
2 3 (2.56%) PaaS
3 2 (1.71%) IaaS
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (42.74%) SAN
2 42 (35.90%) Firewall
3 40 (34.19%) DNS
4 37 (31.62%) DHCP
5 18 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 12 (10.26%) WAN
6 12 (10.26%) Internet
7 10 (8.55%) VPN
8 9 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (6.84%) iSCSI
9 8 (6.84%) LAN
10 5 (4.27%) NetScaler
11 4 (3.42%) VLAN
11 4 (3.42%) MPLS
11 4 (3.42%) LDAP
12 3 (2.56%) Network Security
13 2 (1.71%) NAS
13 2 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.71%) ISDN
13 2 (1.71%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.04%) SQL Server
2 31 (26.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (6.84%) MS Access
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.85%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) PowerBuilder
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Publishing
3 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (29.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (11.97%) Analyst
6 11 (9.40%) Network Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) IT Manager
8 7 (5.98%) Architect
8 7 (5.98%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Network Support
9 6 (5.13%) Storage Specialist
9 6 (5.13%) Administrator
9 6 (5.13%) Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Server Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Server Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Capacity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.40%) Flash
2 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.79%) Clustering
2 26 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 11 (9.40%) AS400
3 11 (9.40%) iSeries
4 5 (4.27%) Replication
5 3 (2.56%) Open Source
5 3 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.71%) PKI
6 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 89 (76.07%) Windows
2 70 (59.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (36.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (23.08%) Windows 2000
5 25 (21.37%) Linux
6 24 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (13.68%) Windows 7
8 14 (11.97%) AIX
9 13 (11.11%) UNIX
10 9 (7.69%) Solaris
11 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.71%) CentOS
13 1 (0.85%) HPUX
13 1 (0.85%) Debian
13 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (18.80%) Project Management
3 20 (17.09%) ITIL
4 17 (14.53%) Mentoring
5 12 (10.26%) Change Management
6 9 (7.69%) Migration
7 8 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.27%) Software Deployment
9 5 (4.27%) Capacity Management
9 5 (4.27%) People Management
9 5 (4.27%) Network Design
10 4 (3.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.42%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.56%) Coaching
11 3 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (2.56%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.56%) Investment Management
12 2 (1.71%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.79%) SQL
2 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.42%) VBScript
4 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.71%) Perl
4 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.71%) C
5 1 (0.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 26 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (15.38%) CCNA
3 18 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (13.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (11.11%) Degree
6 11 (9.40%) MCSE
6 11 (9.40%) MCITP
7 9 (7.69%) VCP5
8 7 (5.98%) MCSA
9 6 (5.13%) MCP
10 5 (4.27%) CCA
10 5 (4.27%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.56%) CCNP
11 3 (2.56%) MCSM
11 3 (2.56%) MCTS
12 2 (1.71%) VCP4
12 2 (1.71%) OCP
12 2 (1.71%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 71 (60.68%) Active Directory
2 58 (49.57%) vSphere
3 53 (45.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (36.75%) XenApp
5 28 (23.93%) XenDesktop
6 27 (23.08%) vCloud
7 9 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.42%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.42%) XenServer
9 3 (2.56%) MetaFrame
9 3 (2.56%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.56%) Xen
10 2 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.85%) Firmware
11 1 (0.85%) VMFS
11 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (28.21%) Backup Exec
2 27 (23.08%) NetBackup
3 26 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (9.40%) Tivoli
4 11 (9.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (5.98%) SCCM
6 5 (4.27%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.85%) Puppet
8 1 (0.85%) SCOM
8 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 106 (90.60%) VMware
2 78 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 75 (64.10%) Citrix
4 57 (48.72%) Cisco
5 33 (28.21%) Sophos
6 26 (22.22%) Symantec
6 26 (22.22%) Veritas
7 20 (17.09%) HP
8 19 (16.24%) NetApp
9 17 (14.53%) IBM
10 15 (12.82%) EMC
11 13 (11.11%) Oracle
12 12 (10.26%) Intel
13 11 (9.40%) BMC
14 10 (8.55%) Acronis
15 8 (6.84%) Red Hat
16 7 (5.98%) Websense
17 6 (5.13%) Dell
18 5 (4.27%) Brocade
19 3 (2.56%) Lumesse
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