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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 199 202 162
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -40
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 68 46 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.86% 0.67% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 7.35% 5.64% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 39 119
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +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
925 816 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.64% 11.91% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 739 640 842
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +5 36 £45,000 -10.00%
Bedfordshire +5 14 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Essex -5 12 £45,750 +7.64% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 5 £25,000 -44.44%
Norfolk +2 1 £35,000 +48.93%
VMware ESX
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 131 (93.57%) VMware
2 101 (72.14%) Windows
3 87 (62.14%) Microsoft
4 79 (56.43%) Active Directory
5 74 (52.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (52.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 65 (46.43%) SAN
8 62 (44.29%) Citrix
9 61 (43.57%) Cisco
10 59 (42.14%) vSphere
11 51 (36.43%) DNS
12 47 (33.57%) DHCP
12 47 (33.57%) MS Exchange
13 45 (32.14%) Firewall
14 43 (30.71%) Linux
15 41 (29.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 41 (29.29%) SQL Server
16 39 (27.86%) Exchange Server 2007
17 37 (26.43%) Exchange Server 2010
17 37 (26.43%) SQL
18 35 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
19 34 (24.29%) ITIL
19 34 (24.29%) Microsoft Certification
20 32 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2003
21 30 (21.43%) HP
21 30 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
22 29 (20.71%) XenApp
23 28 (20.00%) Backup Exec
23 28 (20.00%) Finance
24 27 (19.29%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (33.57%) MS Exchange
2 39 (27.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 37 (26.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (15.71%) IIS
6 13 (9.29%) Apache
7 6 (4.29%) Lync
8 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.71%) MS Office
3 6 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) PaaS
2 6 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.57%) SaaS
4 2 (1.43%) IaaS
4 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (46.43%) SAN
2 51 (36.43%) DNS
3 47 (33.57%) DHCP
4 45 (32.14%) Firewall
5 26 (18.57%) TCP/IP
6 19 (13.57%) WAN
7 16 (11.43%) Internet
8 13 (9.29%) LAN
8 13 (9.29%) VPN
9 11 (7.86%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (7.14%) iSCSI
11 8 (5.71%) MPLS
11 8 (5.71%) VLAN
12 6 (4.29%) ISDN
12 6 (4.29%) PBX
12 6 (4.29%) VoIP
13 5 (3.57%) LDAP
13 5 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (2.14%) Network Security
14 3 (2.14%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (8.57%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.29%) MS Access
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.43%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (1.43%) MySQL
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) PowerBuilder
General
1 28 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (5.00%) Banking
2 7 (5.00%) Retail
3 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.14%) Support Engineer
2 30 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 21 (15.00%) Administrator
4 21 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (12.14%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (10.71%) Network Engineer
7 14 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (9.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 13 (9.29%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (7.86%) Network Support
9 11 (7.86%) Network Support Engineer
10 9 (6.43%) Analyst
11 8 (5.71%) Technical Support
12 7 (5.00%) Architect
13 6 (4.29%) Desktop Support
13 6 (4.29%) IT Manager
13 6 (4.29%) Consultant
13 6 (4.29%) Server Support
13 6 (4.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.43%) Flash
2 2 (1.43%) Web Services
3 1 (0.71%) .NET
3 1 (0.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.71%) Clustering
2 21 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 11 (7.86%) PKI
4 9 (6.43%) AS400
4 9 (6.43%) iSeries
5 8 (5.71%) Replication
6 6 (4.29%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.14%) Open Source
8 3 (2.14%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.43%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.71%) iPad
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.71%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 101 (72.14%) Windows
2 74 (52.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (30.71%) Linux
4 41 (29.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (14.29%) Windows 2000
6 20 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 19 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (10.71%) AIX
8 15 (10.71%) UNIX
9 9 (6.43%) CentOS
10 8 (5.71%) Solaris
11 2 (1.43%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.43%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.71%) Android
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.71%) Debian
12 1 (0.71%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (24.29%) ITIL
3 26 (18.57%) Project Management
4 20 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 19 (13.57%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (13.57%) Migration
6 15 (10.71%) Change Management
7 10 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 10 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (6.43%) Capacity Management
9 8 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (5.00%) Coaching
10 7 (5.00%) ERP
11 6 (4.29%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.29%) Configuration Management
12 5 (3.57%) Network Design
12 5 (3.57%) Software Deployment
12 5 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (2.86%) Investment Management
13 4 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.43%) SQL
2 15 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 12 (8.57%) Perl
4 10 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.29%) C
6 4 (2.86%) VBScript
7 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.43%) Java
8 2 (1.43%) Python
9 1 (0.71%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.71%) C-shell
9 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (24.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (17.86%) Degree
3 24 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (17.14%) CCNA
4 20 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 19 (13.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (12.86%) MCSE
7 17 (12.14%) MCITP
8 11 (7.86%) VCP5
9 10 (7.14%) OCP
9 10 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
9 10 (7.14%) RHCE
10 7 (5.00%) MCSA
11 6 (4.29%) CCNP
11 6 (4.29%) MCTS
11 6 (4.29%) MCP
12 4 (2.86%) MCSM
13 2 (1.43%) NCDA
13 2 (1.43%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (56.43%) Active Directory
2 73 (52.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (42.14%) vSphere
4 29 (20.71%) XenApp
5 23 (16.43%) vCloud
6 21 (15.00%) XenDesktop
7 11 (7.86%) Hyper-V
8 10 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (5.00%) Terminal Services
9 7 (5.00%) XenServer
10 5 (3.57%) VMFS
11 4 (2.86%) MetaFrame
12 3 (2.14%) Xen
13 2 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.43%) Firmware
13 2 (1.43%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.71%) NFS
14 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 23 (16.43%) NetBackup
3 20 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (9.29%) EMC NetWorker
4 13 (9.29%) SCCM
5 10 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (6.43%) Tivoli
6 9 (6.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (5.00%) SCOM
8 3 (2.14%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.14%) Puppet
9 2 (1.43%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 131 (93.57%) VMware
2 87 (62.14%) Microsoft
3 62 (44.29%) Citrix
4 61 (43.57%) Cisco
5 30 (21.43%) HP
6 27 (19.29%) EMC
7 26 (18.57%) Sophos
8 24 (17.14%) NetApp
9 22 (15.71%) Oracle
9 22 (15.71%) Symantec
10 21 (15.00%) Red Hat
11 20 (14.29%) Veritas
12 16 (11.43%) IBM
13 15 (10.71%) Dell
14 10 (7.14%) BMC
14 10 (7.14%) Acronis
15 8 (5.71%) Intel
16 7 (5.00%) SAP
17 6 (4.29%) Websense
17 6 (4.29%) CheckPoint
Bedfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 27 days ago