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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 220 219 258
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +39
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 38 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 4.14% 3.52% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 26
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +4.47%
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
918 738 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.95% 10.33% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 740 613 879
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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
Cambridgeshire +16 16 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Hertfordshire -10 12 £50,000 +63.93% 1
Bedfordshire -2 5 £70,000 +100.00%
Suffolk +5 4 £42,500 -
Essex +6 1 £37,500 -34.78%
VMware ESXi
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 53 (64.63%) Windows
2 52 (63.41%) Hyper-V
3 45 (54.88%) VMware
4 42 (51.22%) Cisco
5 40 (48.78%) Microsoft
6 39 (47.56%) SAN
7 37 (45.12%) DNS
8 34 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (40.24%) KVM
9 33 (40.24%) MS Exchange
10 32 (39.02%) CCNP
10 32 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
11 31 (37.80%) Linux
11 31 (37.80%) PowerShell
12 30 (36.59%) TCP/IP
12 30 (36.59%) HP
13 29 (35.37%) Firewall
14 28 (34.15%) NetApp
15 27 (32.93%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (29.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 23 (28.05%) Shell Script
17 23 (28.05%) UNIX
17 23 (28.05%) Web Services
18 22 (26.83%) SQL
18 22 (26.83%) VPN
19 21 (25.61%) DHCP
19 21 (25.61%) CCNA
20 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
20 20 (24.39%) Reverse Proxy
20 20 (24.39%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 33 (40.24%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.76%) Lync
3 7 (8.54%) IIS
4 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.32%) Apache
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.76%) SaaS
2 8 (9.76%) Office 365
3 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (47.56%) SAN
2 37 (45.12%) DNS
3 30 (36.59%) TCP/IP
4 29 (35.37%) Firewall
5 22 (26.83%) VPN
6 21 (25.61%) DHCP
7 20 (24.39%) Reverse Proxy
8 11 (13.41%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (13.41%) Internet
9 10 (12.20%) WLAN
9 10 (12.20%) Wireless
9 10 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (7.32%) WAN
10 6 (7.32%) LAN
11 5 (6.10%) VLAN
11 5 (6.10%) DMZ
12 4 (4.88%) NAS
12 4 (4.88%) Radio Access Network
12 4 (4.88%) H.323
12 4 (4.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) MySQL
2 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (7.32%) Financial Institution
1 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
1 6 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) Storage Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Consultant
3 13 (15.85%) Administrator
4 12 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (13.41%) Network Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (9.76%) Project Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (6.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.10%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.10%) VMware Specialist
8 4 (4.88%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (4.88%) Wireless Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) VoIP Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.05%) Web Services
2 5 (6.10%) XML
2 5 (6.10%) JSON
3 1 (1.22%) SOAP
3 1 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Replication
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.10%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.66%) e-Health
5 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 53 (64.63%) Windows
2 31 (37.80%) Linux
3 23 (28.05%) UNIX
4 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (17.07%) Release Management
3 11 (13.41%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (12.20%) Network Management
4 10 (12.20%) ITIL
4 10 (12.20%) Network Design
5 9 (10.98%) Time Management
6 8 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.32%) Capacity Management
7 6 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.10%) Migration
8 5 (6.10%) Data Management
9 4 (4.88%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.88%) Change Management
10 3 (3.66%) Business Continuity
11 2 (2.44%) Performance Management
11 2 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (2.44%) DevOps
11 2 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 31 (37.80%) PowerShell
2 23 (28.05%) Shell Script
3 22 (26.83%) SQL
4 4 (4.88%) Java
5 3 (3.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) CCNP
1 32 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (32.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (29.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (25.61%) CCNA
5 14 (17.07%) MCSE
6 13 (15.85%) NCIE
7 10 (12.20%) NCDA
8 8 (9.76%) Degree
9 6 (7.32%) MCSA
10 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
11 4 (4.88%) Sun Certification
12 2 (2.44%) VCP5
13 1 (1.22%) MCTS
13 1 (1.22%) MCITP
13 1 (1.22%) MCP
13 1 (1.22%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (63.41%) Hyper-V
2 34 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (40.24%) KVM
4 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
5 11 (13.41%) VMware ESX
6 8 (9.76%) vSphere
7 7 (8.54%) VMFS
8 6 (7.32%) vCloud
9 4 (4.88%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.22%) NFS
10 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.22%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) SCCM
2 10 (12.20%) Puppet
3 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (4.88%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.44%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.22%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.22%) WSUS
6 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (54.88%) VMware
2 42 (51.22%) Cisco
3 40 (48.78%) Microsoft
4 30 (36.59%) HP
5 28 (34.15%) NetApp
6 19 (23.17%) Citrix
7 7 (8.54%) Dell
8 6 (7.32%) Oracle
9 5 (6.10%) EMC
9 5 (6.10%) Veeam
10 4 (4.88%) CA
11 2 (2.44%) Symantec
12 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.22%) BMC
12 1 (1.22%) Avaya
12 1 (1.22%) Juniper
12 1 (1.22%) IBM
12 1 (1.22%) Dell KACE
12 1 (1.22%) 3PAR
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + On Call (£7.5K)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Sick pay
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Circa £35k & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago