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 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 233 196 254
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +58
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 31 84 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 1.09% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 4.16% 7.50% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 38
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
746 1120 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.68% 14.51% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 608 858 885
Average salary £37,250 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 2016.

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 2016. 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 24 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Bedfordshire -8 4 £56,750 +15.22%
Essex -17 2 - -
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £28,500 -12.30%
VMware ESX
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 54 (94.74%) VMware
2 46 (80.70%) Windows
3 40 (70.18%) Windows Server
4 36 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (50.88%) Cisco
5 29 (50.88%) Citrix
6 26 (45.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 26 (45.61%) XenApp
7 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (43.86%) vSphere
8 24 (42.11%) SAN
8 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
9 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
10 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
11 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 17 (29.82%) ITIL
12 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
12 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (28.07%) MCSE
13 16 (28.07%) Firewall
14 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
15 14 (24.56%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (24.56%) Linux
16 13 (22.81%) Unix
16 13 (22.81%) NAS
17 12 (21.05%) Oracle
17 12 (21.05%) MCSA
18 11 (19.30%) VCP5

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (8.77%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.51%) IIS
6 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.75%) Apache
7 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
3 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (8.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (8.77%) Google App Engine
2 5 (8.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (8.77%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (3.51%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.11%) SAN
2 16 (28.07%) Firewall
3 13 (22.81%) NAS
4 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.04%) LAN
5 8 (14.04%) WAN
6 7 (12.28%) DNS
6 7 (12.28%) NetScaler
7 4 (7.02%) LDAP
7 4 (7.02%) SSH
8 3 (5.26%) DHCP
8 3 (5.26%) Internet
9 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.77%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (5.26%) MS Access
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) VMware Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Windows Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Server Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Windows Server Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Citrix Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) Consultant
8 8 (14.04%) Citrix Server Engineer
8 8 (14.04%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (12.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
11 5 (8.77%) IT Support
11 5 (8.77%) Server Support
11 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
11 5 (8.77%) Wintel Consultant
12 4 (7.02%) Administrator
12 4 (7.02%) Storage Specialist
12 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Web Services
2 5 (8.77%) Django
3 3 (5.26%) Flash
4 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) AS400
4 3 (5.26%) iSeries
5 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.51%) Physics
6 1 (1.75%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.75%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.75%) PKI
6 1 (1.75%) Replication
6 1 (1.75%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 46 (80.70%) Windows
2 40 (70.18%) Windows Server
3 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (24.56%) Linux
7 13 (22.81%) Unix
8 7 (12.28%) Solaris
9 6 (10.53%) AIX
10 5 (8.77%) CoreOS
10 5 (8.77%) Debian
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (8.77%) Ubuntu
10 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
11 4 (7.02%) Mac OS
12 3 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (5.26%) Windows 10
12 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 14 (24.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (15.79%) Server Building
4 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.53%) Presales
6 5 (8.77%) Open Source
6 5 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.77%) Time Management
7 4 (7.02%) High Availability
7 4 (7.02%) Project Management
7 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.26%) Software Deployment
9 2 (3.51%) Budget Control
9 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.51%) Identity Management
9 2 (3.51%) Line Management
9 2 (3.51%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) Python
2 5 (8.77%) SQL
3 4 (7.02%) Bourne shell
3 4 (7.02%) C-shell
3 4 (7.02%) Perl
3 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.51%) C++
4 2 (3.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (45.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (28.07%) MCSE
4 12 (21.05%) MCSA
5 11 (19.30%) VCP5
6 10 (17.54%) CCNA
6 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (17.54%) MCP
7 9 (15.79%) Degree
8 8 (14.04%) CCNP
9 6 (10.53%) MCITP
10 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
10 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
11 3 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (5.26%) MCTS
11 3 (5.26%) VCAP
12 2 (3.51%) CCA
12 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
13 1 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
13 1 (1.75%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (45.61%) XenApp
3 25 (43.86%) vSphere
4 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 10 (17.54%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (12.28%) Hyper-V
7 5 (8.77%) Ceph
8 2 (3.51%) Docker
8 2 (3.51%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (3.51%) VMware Server
8 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
2 5 (8.77%) Puppet
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.75%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (94.74%) VMware
2 29 (50.88%) Cisco
2 29 (50.88%) Citrix
3 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 12 (21.05%) Oracle
5 10 (17.54%) Intel
6 9 (15.79%) NetApp
6 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 8 (14.04%) HP
8 5 (8.77%) Google
8 5 (8.77%) IBM
9 4 (7.02%) BMC
9 4 (7.02%) Sun
10 3 (5.26%) Dell
10 3 (5.26%) EMC
10 3 (5.26%) Symantec
11 2 (3.51%) Avaya
11 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.51%) Juniper
12 1 (1.75%) Brocade
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