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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 202 220 239
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 54 27 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.71% 0.38% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 5.53% 3.38% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 39
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
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
976 800 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.89% 11.24% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 784 662 904
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +25 30 £37,000 +14.72%
Hertfordshire -16 14 £50,000 +63.93% 2
Bedfordshire -13 5 £70,000 +100.00%
Suffolk +3 3 £42,500 -
Essex 0 2 £46,250 -17.77% 1
VMware ESXi
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 63 (77.78%) VMware
2 51 (62.96%) Windows
3 49 (60.49%) Hyper-V
4 47 (58.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 45 (55.56%) NetApp
6 36 (44.44%) Citrix
7 35 (43.21%) MS Exchange
7 35 (43.21%) Cisco
8 33 (40.74%) HP
9 29 (35.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 26 (32.10%) DNS
11 25 (30.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (30.86%) SAN
12 24 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (29.63%) CCNP
13 22 (27.16%) SQL
14 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (23.46%) NCIE
15 19 (23.46%) TCP/IP
16 18 (22.22%) Linux
16 18 (22.22%) KVM
17 17 (20.99%) PowerShell
17 17 (20.99%) Firewall
18 16 (19.75%) NCDA
19 14 (17.28%) vSphere
19 14 (17.28%) CCNA
20 12 (14.81%) Active Directory
20 12 (14.81%) ITIL
20 12 (14.81%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 35 (43.21%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.88%) Lync
4 6 (7.41%) Apache
5 5 (6.17%) IIS
6 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.88%) Office 365
2 7 (8.64%) SaaS
3 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (32.10%) DNS
2 25 (30.86%) SAN
3 19 (23.46%) TCP/IP
4 17 (20.99%) Firewall
5 12 (14.81%) DHCP
6 10 (12.35%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (12.35%) Internet
7 9 (11.11%) VPN
7 9 (11.11%) WLAN
7 9 (11.11%) WAN
7 9 (11.11%) LAN
7 9 (11.11%) Wireless
7 9 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (8.64%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (6.17%) DMZ
10 4 (4.94%) NAS
10 4 (4.94%) WiMAX
11 3 (3.70%) 3GPP
11 3 (3.70%) VoIP
11 3 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) MySQL
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Games
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Storage Engineer
2 24 (29.63%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) Consultant
4 11 (13.58%) Technical Specialist
4 11 (13.58%) VMware Specialist
5 10 (12.35%) Network Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Project Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 6 (7.41%) Citrix Specialist
8 4 (4.94%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Wireless Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Design Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Storage Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (3.70%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.23%) JSON
3 1 (1.23%) SOAP
3 1 (1.23%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.17%) Replication
2 5 (6.17%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) e-Health
5 2 (2.47%) FMCG
5 2 (2.47%) User Experience
5 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 51 (62.96%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (22.22%) Linux
4 9 (11.11%) UNIX
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.81%) ITIL
2 10 (12.35%) Network Management
2 10 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (11.11%) Network Design
3 9 (11.11%) Time Management
4 8 (9.88%) Migration
5 7 (8.64%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.17%) Data Management
7 5 (6.17%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.17%) Release Management
7 5 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.94%) Service Management
9 3 (3.70%) Change Management
9 3 (3.70%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.47%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.47%) DevOps
10 2 (2.47%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.16%) SQL
2 17 (20.99%) PowerShell
3 9 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (1.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (35.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 25 (30.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (29.63%) CCNP
4 19 (23.46%) NCIE
5 16 (19.75%) NCDA
6 14 (17.28%) CCNA
7 8 (9.88%) Degree
8 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.41%) MCSE
9 5 (6.17%) MCSA
10 2 (2.47%) VCP5
11 1 (1.23%) Sun Certification
11 1 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (60.49%) Hyper-V
2 47 (58.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (22.22%) KVM
4 14 (17.28%) vSphere
5 12 (14.81%) Active Directory
6 8 (9.88%) VMware ESX
7 7 (8.64%) VMFS
8 6 (7.41%) XenApp
8 6 (7.41%) vCloud
9 5 (6.17%) XenDesktop
10 4 (4.94%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.23%) NFS
11 1 (1.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) SCCM
2 5 (6.17%) Puppet
3 4 (4.94%) SCDPM
3 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.47%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.23%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (77.78%) VMware
2 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 45 (55.56%) NetApp
3 36 (44.44%) Citrix
4 35 (43.21%) Cisco
5 33 (40.74%) HP
6 6 (7.41%) Oracle
6 6 (7.41%) Dell
6 6 (7.41%) AppSense
7 5 (6.17%) EMC
7 5 (6.17%) Veeam
8 3 (3.70%) CA
9 1 (1.23%) Symantec
9 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.23%) Avaya
9 1 (1.23%) Juniper
9 1 (1.23%) Dell KACE
9 1 (1.23%) NETGEAR
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Car and Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £22440 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago