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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
England / East of England
Rank 225 237 197
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -40
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 17 24 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.35% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 3.14% 2.82% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 54
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%

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
541 852 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 9.25% 12.37% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 405 674 722
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 9 - -
Essex +21 5 £33,000 -
Cambridgeshire +13 2 - -
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
VMware ESX
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (97.67%) Windows
2 42 (97.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (76.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (69.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (67.44%) Windows Server
5 29 (67.44%) Linux
6 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
6 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
6 28 (65.12%) Firewall
7 27 (62.79%) DNS
7 27 (62.79%) Office 365
8 26 (60.47%) MS Exchange
9 25 (58.14%) Remote Desktop
10 23 (53.49%) WAN
11 22 (51.16%) DHCP
12 21 (48.84%) ITIL
12 21 (48.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (46.51%) Data Centre
13 20 (46.51%) VoIP
13 20 (46.51%) Terminal Services
13 20 (46.51%) Retail
14 18 (41.86%) CheckPoint
14 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (41.86%) LAN
14 18 (41.86%) Skype for Business
15 17 (39.53%) E-Commerce
15 17 (39.53%) VPN
15 17 (39.53%) VLAN
16 15 (34.88%) MPLS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (60.47%) MS Exchange
2 18 (41.86%) Skype for Business
3 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
4 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.98%) JBoss
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.65%) Apache
6 2 (4.65%) Drupal
6 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.65%) nginx
6 2 (4.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (62.79%) Office 365
2 15 (34.88%) PaaS
3 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (65.12%) Firewall
2 27 (62.79%) DNS
3 25 (58.14%) Remote Desktop
4 23 (53.49%) WAN
5 22 (51.16%) DHCP
6 20 (46.51%) VoIP
7 18 (41.86%) LAN
8 17 (39.53%) VLAN
8 17 (39.53%) VPN
9 15 (34.88%) ISDN
9 15 (34.88%) MPLS
9 15 (34.88%) PBX
10 13 (30.23%) SAN
11 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
12 6 (13.95%) LDAP
13 5 (11.63%) NetScaler
13 5 (11.63%) SNMP
14 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (9.30%) IPsec
14 4 (9.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.65%) Buildbot
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 20 (46.51%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Finance
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (37.21%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (34.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (34.88%) Office 365 Engineer
3 15 (34.88%) Support Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Linux Support
4 10 (23.26%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 5 (11.63%) Business Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) IT Manager
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Server Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Server Support
5 5 (11.63%) Support Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 5 (11.63%) EDI
2 5 (11.63%) JSON
2 5 (11.63%) REST
2 5 (11.63%) XML
3 3 (6.98%) JMS
3 3 (6.98%) Regular Expression
3 3 (6.98%) SOAP
3 3 (6.98%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (6.98%) XSD
3 3 (6.98%) XSLT
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Flex
4 2 (4.65%) ELK Stack
4 2 (4.65%) LAMP
4 2 (4.65%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Data Centre
2 15 (34.88%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (9.30%) Clustering
5 3 (6.98%) Cryptography
5 3 (6.98%) Cybercrime
6 2 (4.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (97.67%) Windows
2 33 (76.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (69.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (67.44%) Linux
4 29 (67.44%) Windows Server
5 21 (48.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (16.28%) Mac OS X
7 7 (16.28%) Ubuntu
8 5 (11.63%) CentOS
8 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
8 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
8 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
9 4 (9.30%) Solaris
9 4 (9.30%) Unix
10 3 (6.98%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (4.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) ITIL
2 17 (39.53%) E-Commerce
3 15 (34.88%) Coaching
3 15 (34.88%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (11.63%) Operations Management
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Change Management
5 4 (9.30%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (9.30%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (6.98%) API Design
6 3 (6.98%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.98%) SOA
6 3 (6.98%) TDD
6 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.98%) UML
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) C
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) MCSE
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.63%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (9.30%) CCNA
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (9.30%) MCITP
5 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (97.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
3 20 (46.51%) Terminal Services
4 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
5 8 (18.60%) XenApp
6 7 (16.28%) vSphere
7 5 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
7 5 (11.63%) XenServer
8 3 (6.98%) iptables
8 3 (6.98%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (6.98%) VMware Server
9 2 (4.65%) NFS
9 2 (4.65%) Samba
10 1 (2.33%) MetaFrame
10 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Backup Exec
2 5 (11.63%) Nagios
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.65%) Kibana
4 2 (4.65%) logstash
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 18 (41.86%) CheckPoint
4 15 (34.88%) Citrix
5 9 (20.93%) Cisco
6 7 (16.28%) Oracle
7 6 (13.95%) HP
7 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
8 5 (11.63%) Sophos
8 5 (11.63%) WatchGuard
9 4 (9.30%) AppSense
9 4 (9.30%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (6.98%) Apigee
10 3 (6.98%) CA
10 3 (6.98%) Fiorano
10 3 (6.98%) IBM
10 3 (6.98%) Mashery
10 3 (6.98%) TIBCO
10 3 (6.98%) WSO2
11 2 (4.65%) Atlassian