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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 197 226 156
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -70
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 62 30 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 0.42% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 6.33% 3.36% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 107
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
980 893 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.47% 12.48% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 746 728 812
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +1 26 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bedfordshire +25 20 £45,000 - 1
Essex +6 15 £30,000 -52.00% 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £32,500 -
VMware ESX
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 104 (86.67%) VMware
2 96 (80.00%) Windows
3 89 (74.17%) Microsoft
3 89 (74.17%) Citrix
4 73 (60.83%) Active Directory
5 70 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (56.67%) vSphere
7 61 (50.83%) Cisco
8 55 (45.83%) MS Exchange
9 53 (44.17%) XenApp
10 51 (42.50%) SQL Server
11 50 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 49 (40.83%) Exchange Server 2010
12 49 (40.83%) Exchange Server 2007
13 48 (40.00%) SAN
14 47 (39.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 44 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2003
15 44 (36.67%) Backup Exec
15 44 (36.67%) Sophos
16 43 (35.83%) DNS
17 39 (32.50%) Firewall
18 38 (31.67%) DHCP
19 37 (30.83%) Disaster Recovery
20 36 (30.00%) SQL
20 36 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
21 35 (29.17%) Clustering
22 34 (28.33%) Windows 2000
23 33 (27.50%) MS Excel
23 33 (27.50%) XenDesktop
24 32 (26.67%) NetBackup

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 55 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 49 (40.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 49 (40.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 44 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 31 (25.83%) IIS
5 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.83%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.83%) Documentum
7 1 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 33 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.17%) MS Office
3 13 (10.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.50%) Office 365
2 3 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.50%) SaaS
3 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (40.00%) SAN
2 43 (35.83%) DNS
3 39 (32.50%) Firewall
4 38 (31.67%) DHCP
5 12 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (9.17%) VPN
7 9 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (5.83%) iSCSI
8 7 (5.83%) WAN
9 5 (4.17%) NetScaler
9 5 (4.17%) LAN
9 5 (4.17%) LDAP
10 4 (3.33%) Internet
11 2 (1.67%) SNMP
11 2 (1.67%) VoIP
12 1 (0.83%) NAS
12 1 (0.83%) VLAN
12 1 (0.83%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (0.83%) SMTP
12 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 36 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (25.83%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (10.83%) MS Access
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.67%) MySQL
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.83%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) PowerBuilder
General
1 31 (25.83%) Finance
2 3 (2.50%) Banking
2 3 (2.50%) Publishing
3 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (15.00%) Analyst
4 12 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.50%) IT Manager
6 9 (7.50%) Storage Specialist
7 8 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Capacity Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Consultant
9 6 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) Architect
10 5 (4.17%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (4.17%) Server Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Senior Server Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) IT Architect
12 3 (2.50%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.33%) Flash
2 2 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (29.17%) Clustering
2 31 (25.83%) Blackberry
3 16 (13.33%) AS400
3 16 (13.33%) iSeries
4 4 (3.33%) Replication
5 3 (2.50%) Open Source
5 3 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 96 (80.00%) Windows
2 70 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (28.33%) Windows 2000
5 27 (22.50%) Linux
6 26 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (15.00%) AIX
8 17 (14.17%) UNIX
9 14 (11.67%) Solaris
10 10 (8.33%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (15.83%) Project Management
3 16 (13.33%) ITIL
4 10 (8.33%) Change Management
5 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.17%) Software Deployment
6 5 (4.17%) People Management
6 5 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (4.17%) Network Design
6 5 (4.17%) Migration
7 4 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.50%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.50%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.50%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.50%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.67%) Change Control
9 2 (1.67%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (0.83%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.33%) VBScript
4 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (21.67%) SC Cleared
1 26 (21.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (14.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (11.67%) MCSE
5 13 (10.83%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (10.00%) CCNA
7 10 (8.33%) MCSA
8 9 (7.50%) VCP5
9 6 (5.00%) MCP
9 6 (5.00%) VCP4
10 5 (4.17%) Degree
10 5 (4.17%) CCA
10 5 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.50%) MCITP
12 2 (1.67%) MCTS
13 1 (0.83%) MCSM
13 1 (0.83%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (60.83%) Active Directory
2 68 (56.67%) vSphere
3 53 (44.17%) XenApp
4 47 (39.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (27.50%) XenDesktop
6 31 (25.83%) vCloud
7 10 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (4.17%) XenServer
9 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.50%) Xen
10 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.83%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 44 (36.67%) Backup Exec
2 32 (26.67%) NetBackup
3 31 (25.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (13.33%) Tivoli
4 16 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (5.00%) SCCM
6 3 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 104 (86.67%) VMware
2 89 (74.17%) Microsoft
2 89 (74.17%) Citrix
3 61 (50.83%) Cisco
4 44 (36.67%) Sophos
5 31 (25.83%) Symantec
5 31 (25.83%) Veritas
6 21 (17.50%) IBM
6 21 (17.50%) NetApp
7 20 (16.67%) HP
8 16 (13.33%) BMC
8 16 (13.33%) Oracle
9 14 (11.67%) Intel
10 13 (10.83%) EMC
11 11 (9.17%) Websense
12 10 (8.33%) Acronis
13 4 (3.33%) Dell
14 3 (2.50%) Lumesse
14 3 (2.50%) Brocade
14 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
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