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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 179 240 155
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -85
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 88 40 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 0.47% 1.53%
As % of the System Software category 8.34% 3.87% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 49 38 113
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.04%
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
1055 1033 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.82% 12.06% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 792 862 853
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +26 44 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Essex +31 27 £42,500 -32.00% 2
Bedfordshire +27 14 £48,500 +7.77% 3
Suffolk +9 2 £38,500 -14.44%
Cambridgeshire +18 1 £32,500 +3.17%
VMware ESX
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 136 (86.08%) Windows
2 133 (84.18%) VMware
3 117 (74.05%) Citrix
4 106 (67.09%) Microsoft
5 102 (64.56%) Active Directory
6 95 (60.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 78 (49.37%) vSphere
7 78 (49.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 75 (47.47%) MS Exchange
9 72 (45.57%) XenApp
10 66 (41.77%) SAN
11 65 (41.14%) DNS
11 65 (41.14%) Exchange Server 2010
12 64 (40.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 63 (39.87%) Cisco
14 61 (38.61%) SQL Server
15 60 (37.97%) Exchange Server 2007
16 55 (34.81%) DHCP
17 54 (34.18%) Exchange Server 2003
18 52 (32.91%) Firewall
19 47 (29.75%) Finance
19 47 (29.75%) Clustering
19 47 (29.75%) SQL
20 46 (29.11%) Backup Exec
20 46 (29.11%) Sophos
21 44 (27.85%) Windows Server 2003
22 40 (25.32%) Linux
22 40 (25.32%) Windows 2000
23 39 (24.68%) MS Excel
23 39 (24.68%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 75 (47.47%) MS Exchange
2 65 (41.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (37.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 54 (34.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 34 (21.52%) IIS
6 6 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (3.16%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.63%) Documentum
Applications
1 39 (24.68%) MS Excel
2 25 (15.82%) MS Office
3 18 (11.39%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.43%) Office 365
2 3 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (41.77%) SAN
2 65 (41.14%) DNS
3 55 (34.81%) DHCP
4 52 (32.91%) Firewall
5 17 (10.76%) WAN
6 15 (9.49%) TCP/IP
7 11 (6.96%) VPN
8 10 (6.33%) LAN
8 10 (6.33%) LDAP
8 10 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (3.80%) IPsec
9 6 (3.80%) NAS
9 6 (3.80%) VLAN
10 5 (3.16%) IP Telephony
10 5 (3.16%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (3.16%) Network Security
10 5 (3.16%) NetScaler
10 5 (3.16%) SNMP
10 5 (3.16%) VoIP
11 4 (2.53%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (38.61%) SQL Server
2 35 (22.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (20.89%) SQL Server 2000
4 18 (11.39%) MS Access
5 5 (3.16%) MySQL
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
General
1 47 (29.75%) Finance
2 11 (6.96%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.43%) Legal
4 5 (3.16%) Banking
4 5 (3.16%) Games
5 4 (2.53%) Publishing
6 2 (1.27%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (27.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (22.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (14.56%) Analyst
4 18 (11.39%) Consultant
5 13 (8.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.59%) Storage Specialist
6 12 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (5.70%) IT Manager
8 8 (5.06%) Capacity Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Administrator
10 6 (3.80%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.80%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.80%) Architect
10 6 (3.80%) Windows Server Specialist
10 6 (3.80%) Server Analyst
10 6 (3.80%) Senior Server Analyst
10 6 (3.80%) Server Specialist
10 6 (3.80%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.92%) Flash
2 8 (5.06%) Web Services
3 1 (0.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.75%) Clustering
2 33 (20.89%) Blackberry
3 24 (15.19%) AS400
3 24 (15.19%) iSeries
4 7 (4.43%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.90%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 136 (86.08%) Windows
2 95 (60.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (49.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (27.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (25.32%) Linux
5 40 (25.32%) Windows 2000
6 27 (17.09%) UNIX
7 26 (16.46%) AIX
8 19 (12.03%) Solaris
9 14 (8.86%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.80%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.16%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.68%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (18.99%) ITIL
3 15 (9.49%) Project Management
4 11 (6.96%) Migration
5 10 (6.33%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (5.70%) Mentoring
6 9 (5.70%) Change Management
7 8 (5.06%) Capacity Management
8 7 (4.43%) Load Balancing
8 7 (4.43%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (3.16%) People Management
9 5 (3.16%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (3.16%) Change Control
9 5 (3.16%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.53%) Incident Management
11 3 (1.90%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (1.90%) Time Management
11 3 (1.90%) Software Licensing
11 3 (1.90%) Service Delivery
11 3 (1.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.75%) SQL
2 8 (5.06%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.43%) VBScript
4 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (20.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 30 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (18.99%) MCSE
3 23 (14.56%) Security Cleared
4 20 (12.66%) SC Cleared
5 19 (12.03%) MCSA
6 15 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (8.86%) CCNA
7 14 (8.86%) VCP5
8 12 (7.59%) MCP
9 6 (3.80%) CCNP
9 6 (3.80%) CCA
9 6 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.90%) Degree
11 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.27%) VCP4
12 1 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.80%) SLA
System Software
1 102 (64.56%) Active Directory
2 78 (49.37%) vSphere
3 72 (45.57%) XenApp
4 64 (40.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (24.68%) XenDesktop
6 33 (20.89%) vCloud
7 14 (8.86%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (8.23%) Hyper-V
9 10 (6.33%) XenServer
10 3 (1.90%) Xen
11 2 (1.27%) KVM
12 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 46 (29.11%) Backup Exec
2 33 (20.89%) NetBackup
2 33 (20.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 25 (15.82%) Tivoli
3 25 (15.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (3.16%) Nagios
5 4 (2.53%) SCCM
6 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 133 (84.18%) VMware
2 117 (74.05%) Citrix
3 106 (67.09%) Microsoft
4 63 (39.87%) Cisco
5 46 (29.11%) Sophos
6 33 (20.89%) Veritas
6 33 (20.89%) Symantec
7 30 (18.99%) NetApp
8 27 (17.09%) IBM
9 26 (16.46%) HP
10 25 (15.82%) Oracle
10 25 (15.82%) BMC
11 22 (13.92%) Intel
12 9 (5.70%) Websense
13 7 (4.43%) EMC
14 6 (3.80%) Acronis
15 5 (3.16%) WatchGuard
15 5 (3.16%) 3PAR
15 5 (3.16%) Dell
15 5 (3.16%) McAfee
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £6,600 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
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Salary: £35k - 45 + good benefits upon experience
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Brentwood
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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