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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 230 218 226
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 46 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.30% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 4.86% 2.49% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 46
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -40.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
946 843 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.06% 11.90% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 767 673 856
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 November 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 26 November 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 19 £37,500 +17.18%
Hertfordshire -4 13 £36,500 +19.67%
Essex +4 12 £55,000 +15.78%
Bedfordshire -4 1 £35,000 -39.13%
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 73 (85.88%) VMware
2 60 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (63.53%) Windows
4 49 (57.65%) Citrix
5 46 (54.12%) NetApp
5 46 (54.12%) Microsoft
6 40 (47.06%) Hyper-V
7 37 (43.53%) Cisco
8 28 (32.94%) MS Exchange
9 27 (31.76%) HP
10 26 (30.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 24 (28.24%) vSphere
12 22 (25.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (21.18%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (21.18%) CCNP
14 18 (21.18%) SQL
14 18 (21.18%) Firewall
14 18 (21.18%) SAN
15 15 (17.65%) CCNA
15 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
15 15 (17.65%) DNS
15 15 (17.65%) XenApp
15 15 (17.65%) NCIE
16 14 (16.47%) PowerShell
16 14 (16.47%) Linux
17 13 (15.29%) Finance
18 12 (14.12%) Migration
18 12 (14.12%) AppSense
18 12 (14.12%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 28 (32.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.24%) IIS
5 5 (5.88%) Apache
5 5 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.53%) Lync
8 2 (2.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) SaaS
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
2 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) Firewall
1 18 (21.18%) SAN
2 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 15 (17.65%) DNS
3 10 (11.76%) VPN
4 9 (10.59%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (10.59%) Wireless
4 9 (10.59%) Internet
5 8 (9.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (9.41%) WLAN
6 7 (8.24%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (7.06%) VLAN
7 6 (7.06%) DHCP
8 5 (5.88%) Broadband
8 5 (5.88%) Junos
9 4 (4.71%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (4.71%) NAS
9 4 (4.71%) WAN
9 4 (4.71%) WiMAX
9 4 (4.71%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) MySQL
3 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.35%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Storage Engineer
2 18 (21.18%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (17.65%) VMware Specialist
3 15 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
4 12 (14.12%) Citrix Specialist
4 12 (14.12%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 9 (10.59%) Architect
6 8 (9.41%) Network Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) IT Support
9 4 (4.71%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Wireless Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) Web Services
2 5 (5.88%) SOAP
2 5 (5.88%) REST
3 4 (4.71%) .NET
3 4 (4.71%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.53%) X-Windows
5 2 (2.35%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (2.35%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.18%) JSON
6 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) FMCG
2 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.06%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.88%) Replication
4 5 (5.88%) Clustering
5 4 (4.71%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.35%) User Experience
8 1 (1.18%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 54 (63.53%) Windows
2 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (16.47%) Linux
4 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.41%) Windows 8
5 8 (9.41%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.71%) UNIX
8 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.53%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.12%) Migration
2 9 (10.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (10.59%) Network Management
3 8 (9.41%) ITIL
3 8 (9.41%) Network Design
4 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 5 (5.88%) SOA
4 5 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
5 4 (4.71%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (4.71%) Software Architecture
5 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (4.71%) DevOps
5 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
5 4 (4.71%) ETL
5 4 (4.71%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (4.71%) OO
5 4 (4.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) SQL
2 14 (16.47%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.53%) Java
4 3 (3.53%) PHP
5 2 (2.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (30.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (25.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (21.18%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (21.18%) CCNP
4 15 (17.65%) CCNA
4 15 (17.65%) NCIE
5 12 (14.12%) NCDA
6 7 (8.24%) MCSE
7 6 (7.06%) Degree
7 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.88%) MCP
9 2 (2.35%) VCP5
10 1 (1.18%) Sun Certification
10 1 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (47.06%) Hyper-V
3 24 (28.24%) vSphere
4 15 (17.65%) XenApp
5 12 (14.12%) Active Directory
5 12 (14.12%) KVM
6 8 (9.41%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.88%) VMFS
7 5 (5.88%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.71%) vCloud
9 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.18%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) SCCM
2 3 (3.53%) Puppet
3 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.35%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.18%) SCOM
4 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.18%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 73 (85.88%) VMware
2 49 (57.65%) Citrix
3 46 (54.12%) Microsoft
3 46 (54.12%) NetApp
4 37 (43.53%) Cisco
5 27 (31.76%) HP
6 12 (14.12%) AppSense
7 9 (10.59%) Dell
8 7 (8.24%) Oracle
9 5 (5.88%) Symantec
9 5 (5.88%) Juniper
9 5 (5.88%) NETGEAR
10 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.53%) EMC
11 2 (2.35%) SAP
12 1 (1.18%) Avaya
12 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.18%) CA
12 1 (1.18%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.18%) Veeam