The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 220 221 212
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 38 51 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 3.72% 5.35% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 51
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.69% +10.00%
VMware ESXi
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
1022 954 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.04% 12.02% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 791 784 811
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the East of England region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in the East of England

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in the East of England

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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 0 20 £32,500 -18.75%
Essex +13 9 £30,000 -29.41%
Bedfordshire - 6 £35,500 -
Cambridgeshire +11 3 £45,000 +38.46%
VMware ESXi
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 67 (95.71%) VMware
2 49 (70.00%) Windows
3 43 (61.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 37 (52.86%) Active Directory
6 33 (47.14%) SQL Server
7 31 (44.29%) Citrix
8 30 (42.86%) Cisco
8 30 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (41.43%) MCSE
10 28 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (37.14%) SharePoint
11 26 (37.14%) PowerShell
12 24 (34.29%) vSphere
12 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (32.86%) MS Excel
14 22 (31.43%) MCSA
15 21 (30.00%) SQL
15 21 (30.00%) SCCM
16 20 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (27.14%) MS Exchange
17 19 (27.14%) Firewall
18 18 (25.71%) Linux
18 18 (25.71%) DNS
19 17 (24.29%) XenApp
20 16 (22.86%) SAN
20 16 (22.86%) MCITP
20 16 (22.86%) SCOM
20 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
21 15 (21.43%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (37.14%) SharePoint
2 19 (27.14%) MS Exchange
3 12 (17.14%) IIS
4 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.86%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 23 (32.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (12.86%) Office 365
2 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.14%) Firewall
2 18 (25.71%) DNS
3 16 (22.86%) SAN
4 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.71%) DHCP
6 8 (11.43%) VLAN
6 8 (11.43%) iSCSI
7 7 (10.00%) NAS
7 7 (10.00%) VPN
8 6 (8.57%) VoIP
9 5 (7.14%) WAN
9 5 (7.14%) SNMP
9 5 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (5.71%) Junos
10 4 (5.71%) Broadband
10 4 (5.71%) LAN
10 4 (5.71%) IPv4
10 4 (5.71%) IPv6
11 3 (4.29%) SSL
11 3 (4.29%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (8.57%) MySQL
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.86%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Games
3 5 (7.14%) Advertising
4 3 (4.29%) Publishing
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Technical Analyst
3 11 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Architect
4 8 (11.43%) Support Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Technical Support
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (8.57%) Citrix Specialist
5 6 (8.57%) VMware Specialist
5 6 (8.57%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 5 (7.14%) Server Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Server Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) Web Services
2 6 (8.57%) .NET
3 4 (5.71%) SOAP
3 4 (5.71%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.71%) REST
4 2 (2.86%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (2.86%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Clustering
2 7 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.57%) FMCG
4 5 (7.14%) User Experience
4 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.14%) PKI
5 4 (5.71%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (70.00%) Windows
2 28 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (25.71%) Linux
5 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (17.14%) Windows 8
7 9 (12.86%) Windows 7
8 7 (10.00%) Windows XP
9 6 (8.57%) UNIX
10 5 (7.14%) Mac OS X
10 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
11 4 (5.71%) Debian
12 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (2.86%) Android
13 2 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.43%) HPUX
14 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) Project Management
2 8 (11.43%) ITIL
3 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.57%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.14%) Data Security
5 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.71%) Refactoring
6 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.71%) TDD
6 4 (5.71%) Performance Testing
6 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.71%) Manual Testing
6 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (5.71%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) PowerShell
2 21 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (2.86%) ABAP
5 1 (1.43%) VBA
5 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (41.43%) MCSE
3 22 (31.43%) MCSA
4 16 (22.86%) MCITP
5 11 (15.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (7.14%) CCA
6 5 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.71%) CCNP
7 4 (5.71%) CCNA
7 4 (5.71%) MCP
8 2 (2.86%) VCP4
9 1 (1.43%) NCDA
9 1 (1.43%) NCIE
9 1 (1.43%) RHCE
9 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
2 4 (5.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (61.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (52.86%) Active Directory
3 24 (34.29%) vSphere
4 17 (24.29%) XenApp
5 15 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 13 (18.57%) VMware ESX
7 6 (8.57%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.86%) Xen
9 1 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (30.00%) SCCM
2 16 (22.86%) SCOM
3 9 (12.86%) Backup Exec
4 6 (8.57%) Nagios
5 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 67 (95.71%) VMware
2 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (44.29%) Citrix
4 30 (42.86%) Cisco
5 11 (15.71%) HP
5 11 (15.71%) NetApp
6 9 (12.86%) Symantec
7 7 (10.00%) Dell
8 6 (8.57%) AppSense
8 6 (8.57%) WatchGuard
9 5 (7.14%) Sophos
10 4 (5.71%) Juniper
10 4 (5.71%) SAP
10 4 (5.71%) NETGEAR
11 3 (4.29%) Oracle
11 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.86%) Apple
12 2 (2.86%) JD Edwards
12 2 (2.86%) SonicWALL
12 2 (2.86%) Fujitsu