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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 166 204 145
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -59
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 102 68 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.36% 0.85% 1.50%
As % of the System Software category 11.00% 6.79% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 88
Average salary £48,750 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
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
927 1001 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.35% 12.55% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 683 835 704
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 47 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Bedfordshire +20 38 £50,000 -
Essex +3 13 £45,000 +16.12%
Cambridgeshire +7 4 - -
VMware ESX
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 170 (91.40%) Windows
1 170 (91.40%) VMware
2 135 (72.58%) Active Directory
3 126 (67.74%) Citrix
4 119 (63.98%) Microsoft
5 113 (60.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 100 (53.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 87 (46.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 86 (46.24%) MS Exchange
9 79 (42.47%) vSphere
10 76 (40.86%) DNS
11 73 (39.25%) XenApp
12 69 (37.10%) Exchange Server 2010
12 69 (37.10%) SAN
13 68 (36.56%) DHCP
13 68 (36.56%) SQL Server
14 67 (36.02%) Windows Server 2003
15 65 (34.95%) Exchange Server 2007
16 59 (31.72%) ITIL
17 57 (30.65%) Exchange Server 2003
18 56 (30.11%) Microsoft Certification
19 54 (29.03%) MCSE
20 52 (27.96%) Firewall
20 52 (27.96%) Finance
21 51 (27.42%) Clustering
22 49 (26.34%) Cisco
22 49 (26.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 39 (20.97%) Linux
24 37 (19.89%) MCSA
25 36 (19.35%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 86 (46.24%) MS Exchange
2 69 (37.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (34.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 57 (30.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 27 (14.52%) IIS
6 7 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.23%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.69%) Lotus Domino
8 5 (2.69%) Lync
9 3 (1.61%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.54%) Documentum
Applications
1 36 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.44%) MS Office
3 12 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.30%) IaaS
3 7 (3.76%) Office 365
4 5 (2.69%) PaaS
5 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (40.86%) DNS
2 69 (37.10%) SAN
3 68 (36.56%) DHCP
4 52 (27.96%) Firewall
5 30 (16.13%) WAN
6 24 (12.90%) LAN
7 19 (10.22%) TCP/IP
8 17 (9.14%) NAS
9 15 (8.06%) VLAN
10 14 (7.53%) iSCSI
10 14 (7.53%) LDAP
11 11 (5.91%) VPN
12 10 (5.38%) VoIP
12 10 (5.38%) Network Security
13 8 (4.30%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (3.76%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (3.23%) NetScaler
16 5 (2.69%) Cisco IPT
16 5 (2.69%) SNMP
16 5 (2.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (36.56%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (12.37%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (6.45%) MS Access
5 5 (2.69%) MySQL
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 52 (27.96%) Finance
2 15 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.91%) Legal
4 9 (4.84%) Retail
5 6 (3.23%) Games
6 4 (2.15%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (20.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (17.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (13.44%) Consultant
4 23 (12.37%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (10.22%) Architect
6 15 (8.06%) Analyst
7 13 (6.99%) Team Leader
8 11 (5.91%) Administrator
9 10 (5.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 10 (5.38%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 9 (4.84%) Storage Specialist
11 8 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) IT Manager
12 7 (3.76%) Infrastructure Manager
13 6 (3.23%) Server Specialist
13 6 (3.23%) Windows Server Specialist
13 6 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 5 (2.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.99%) Flash
2 8 (4.30%) Web Services
3 1 (0.54%) .NET
3 1 (0.54%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.42%) Clustering
2 34 (18.28%) Data Centre
3 24 (12.90%) Blackberry
4 15 (8.06%) AS400
4 15 (8.06%) iSeries
5 10 (5.38%) Replication
5 10 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.30%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.08%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 170 (91.40%) Windows
2 113 (60.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (53.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (36.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (20.97%) Linux
6 34 (18.28%) Windows 2000
7 18 (9.68%) UNIX
8 16 (8.60%) Data ONTAP
9 15 (8.06%) AIX
10 12 (6.45%) Solaris
11 10 (5.38%) Windows 7
12 7 (3.76%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (3.23%) VMS
14 5 (2.69%) Mac OS X
14 5 (2.69%) Ubuntu
14 5 (2.69%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (31.72%) ITIL
2 35 (18.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 31 (16.67%) Migration
4 24 (12.90%) Server Building
5 23 (12.37%) Mentoring
6 13 (6.99%) Change Management
6 13 (6.99%) Load Balancing
7 10 (5.38%) Service Delivery
8 9 (4.84%) Project Management
9 8 (4.30%) E-Commerce
9 8 (4.30%) Capacity Management
9 8 (4.30%) Software Licensing
10 7 (3.76%) Network Load Balancing
10 7 (3.76%) Time Management
10 7 (3.76%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (3.23%) People Management
12 5 (2.69%) Server Hardening
12 5 (2.69%) Coaching
12 5 (2.69%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (19.35%) SQL
2 14 (7.53%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (30.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (29.03%) MCSE
3 49 (26.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 37 (19.89%) MCSA
5 26 (13.98%) MCP
6 23 (12.37%) VCP5
7 16 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (8.06%) CCNA
9 7 (3.76%) Security Cleared
10 6 (3.23%) CCNP
10 6 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (2.15%) CCA
12 2 (1.08%) VCP4
12 2 (1.08%) MCTS
12 2 (1.08%) MCITP
12 2 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.54%) CCEE
13 1 (0.54%) CCIA
13 1 (0.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.60%) SLA
System Software
1 135 (72.58%) Active Directory
2 87 (46.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (42.47%) vSphere
4 73 (39.25%) XenApp
5 32 (17.20%) XenDesktop
6 23 (12.37%) vCloud
7 21 (11.29%) Hyper-V
8 14 (7.53%) XenServer
9 12 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (3.76%) ISA Server
10 7 (3.76%) Terminal Server
11 6 (3.23%) Firmware
12 5 (2.69%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (1.08%) KVM
15 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (17.20%) Backup Exec
2 23 (12.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 23 (12.37%) NetBackup
3 16 (8.60%) Tivoli
3 16 (8.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (4.30%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (4.30%) vMotion
5 5 (2.69%) Nagios
6 2 (1.08%) SCCM
7 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 170 (91.40%) VMware
2 126 (67.74%) Citrix
3 119 (63.98%) Microsoft
4 49 (26.34%) Cisco
5 33 (17.74%) Intel
6 32 (17.20%) Sophos
7 25 (13.44%) HP
7 25 (13.44%) Veritas
8 24 (12.90%) BMC
9 23 (12.37%) Symantec
9 23 (12.37%) IBM
10 18 (9.68%) NetApp
11 16 (8.60%) Oracle
12 11 (5.91%) Websense
13 7 (3.76%) Juniper
14 6 (3.23%) Fujitsu
15 5 (2.69%) LANDesk
15 5 (2.69%) WatchGuard
15 5 (2.69%) 3PAR
15 5 (2.69%) McAfee
Hemel Hempstead
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago