The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 621 415 400
Rank change year-on-year
-206 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 297 664 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.67% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 2.60% 5.55% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 267 516 645
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
VMware ESX
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11408 11957 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.40% 12.02% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9733 9964 10274
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 England

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in England

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in England

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in England

VMware ESX
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -111 114 £54,250 +14.21% 9
South East -25 91 £42,500 -4.49% 4
East of England -49 38 £42,500 -10.52% 1
West Midlands -10 20 £30,000 -11.76%
South West -13 16 £37,500 +8.69% 3
Yorkshire -51 11 £60,000 +62.90% 3
East Midlands +1 6 £33,000 -5.71% 4
North West +8 1 £38,500 -14.44% 2
North East -13 1 £41,500 +53.70%
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 667 (99.55%) VMware
2 523 (78.06%) Windows
3 439 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 391 (58.36%) Active Directory
5 360 (53.73%) Microsoft
6 346 (51.64%) Windows Server
7 257 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 250 (37.31%) MS Exchange
9 234 (34.93%) Linux
10 230 (34.33%) SAN
11 216 (32.24%) Cisco
12 213 (31.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 201 (30.00%) vSphere
14 199 (29.70%) Citrix
15 198 (29.55%) Firewall
16 189 (28.21%) ITIL
17 170 (25.37%) HP
18 157 (23.43%) DNS
19 155 (23.13%) Windows Server 2003
20 146 (21.79%) Hyper-V
21 142 (21.19%) SQL Server
22 137 (20.45%) Finance
23 130 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2010
24 127 (18.96%) MS Excel
25 118 (17.61%) EMC
25 118 (17.61%) VMware ESXi
26 113 (16.87%) PowerShell
27 111 (16.57%) SQL
28 108 (16.12%) Data Centre
29 107 (15.97%) DHCP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 250 (37.31%) MS Exchange
2 130 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 86 (12.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 76 (11.34%) IIS
5 57 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 52 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 47 (7.01%) Skype for Business
8 35 (5.22%) Apache
9 31 (4.63%) SharePoint
10 25 (3.73%) Tomcat
11 18 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2000
12 17 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (2.24%) JBoss
14 13 (1.94%) WebLogic
15 11 (1.64%) nginx
16 10 (1.49%) WebSphere
17 9 (1.34%) OpenStack
18 5 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
19 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
20 3 (0.45%) TWiki
Applications
1 127 (18.96%) MS Excel
2 68 (10.15%) MS Office
3 9 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.07%) Office 365
2 31 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.99%) SaaS
5 19 (2.84%) OpenShift
6 8 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.04%) IaaS
8 6 (0.90%) PaaS
9 5 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (0.75%) Google App Engine
9 5 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.75%) Google Compute Engine
10 4 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.45%) GitHub
12 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 230 (34.33%) SAN
2 198 (29.55%) Firewall
3 157 (23.43%) DNS
4 107 (15.97%) DHCP
5 94 (14.03%) NAS
6 93 (13.88%) TCP/IP
7 81 (12.09%) LAN
8 76 (11.34%) WAN
9 56 (8.36%) VPN
10 54 (8.06%) iSCSI
11 50 (7.46%) VLAN
12 36 (5.37%) Fibre Channel
13 30 (4.48%) NetScaler
14 29 (4.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 27 (4.03%) SMTP
16 25 (3.73%) Internet
17 24 (3.58%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
19 17 (2.54%) VoIP
19 17 (2.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (21.19%) SQL Server
2 54 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (3.58%) MySQL
4 24 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (2.39%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (1.04%) Power BI
8 7 (1.04%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (0.60%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (1.79%) AQtime
1 12 (1.79%) WebLOAD
2 10 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.19%) Subversion
3 8 (1.19%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.60%) GitLab
5 4 (0.60%) JIRA
5 4 (0.60%) Maven
5 4 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.45%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.30%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.30%) Selenium
8 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.15%) WinDbg
General
1 137 (20.45%) Finance
2 26 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.13%) Banking
4 19 (2.84%) Retail
5 14 (2.09%) Back Office
6 13 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.64%) Advertising
8 7 (1.04%) Games
8 7 (1.04%) Law
8 7 (1.04%) Legal
9 6 (0.90%) Electronics
9 6 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.75%) Billing
11 4 (0.60%) Publishing
12 3 (0.45%) French Language
13 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 125 (18.66%) Support Engineer
2 110 (16.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 106 (15.82%) VMware Engineer
4 79 (11.79%) Analyst
5 68 (10.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 66 (9.85%) 3rd Line Support
7 55 (8.21%) Windows Engineer
8 53 (7.91%) Systems Engineer
9 51 (7.61%) Support Analyst
10 49 (7.31%) Architect
11 47 (7.01%) Server Engineer
12 44 (6.57%) Technical Support
13 42 (6.27%) Linux Engineer
14 41 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 38 (5.67%) IT Support
15 38 (5.67%) VMware Support Engineer
16 34 (5.07%) Administrator
16 34 (5.07%) Exchange Engineer
16 34 (5.07%) Technical Engineer
17 32 (4.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.48%) .NET
1 30 (4.48%) Web Services
2 27 (4.03%) Software Packaging
3 25 (3.73%) LAMP
4 18 (2.69%) Middleware
5 12 (1.79%) MAPI
6 9 (1.34%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (1.04%) MDX
8 5 (0.75%) Django
8 5 (0.75%) JSON
8 5 (0.75%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (0.75%) SOAP
9 4 (0.60%) Sass
10 3 (0.45%) Flash
10 3 (0.45%) MCollective
10 3 (0.45%) MSMQ
10 3 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (0.45%) Sensu
10 3 (0.45%) Silverlight
11 2 (0.30%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 108 (16.12%) Data Centre
2 65 (9.70%) EMC VNX
3 54 (8.06%) Clustering
4 38 (5.67%) Computer Science
5 34 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (4.63%) Replication
7 21 (3.13%) EMC VMAX
8 20 (2.99%) Blackberry
8 20 (2.99%) VCE vBlock
9 17 (2.54%) EMC VNXe
9 17 (2.54%) EqualLogic
9 17 (2.54%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.94%) Fat Client
10 13 (1.94%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.94%) Thin Client
11 11 (1.64%) HP Storage
12 10 (1.49%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.34%) Smartphone
14 8 (1.19%) CLARiiON
14 8 (1.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 523 (78.06%) Windows
2 346 (51.64%) Windows Server
3 257 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 234 (34.93%) Linux
5 213 (31.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 155 (23.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 84 (12.54%) Windows 7
8 71 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 61 (9.10%) Unix
10 47 (7.01%) Windows 8
10 47 (7.01%) Windows XP
11 38 (5.67%) Windows 2000
12 32 (4.78%) Solaris
13 21 (3.13%) AIX
14 20 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
15 19 (2.84%) Windows Vista
16 16 (2.39%) VMS
17 15 (2.24%) CentOS
17 15 (2.24%) Windows 10
18 12 (1.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (28.21%) ITIL
2 58 (8.66%) Capacity Planning
3 55 (8.21%) Mentoring
4 53 (7.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 49 (7.31%) Service Management
6 44 (6.57%) Change Management
7 42 (6.27%) Project Management
8 40 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
8 40 (5.97%) Presales
9 38 (5.67%) Migration
9 38 (5.67%) Service Delivery
10 35 (5.22%) High Availability
11 31 (4.63%) E-Commerce
12 30 (4.48%) DevOps
13 26 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
15 24 (3.58%) Load Balancing
16 23 (3.43%) PRINCE2
16 23 (3.43%) Problem Management
16 23 (3.43%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 113 (16.87%) PowerShell
2 111 (16.57%) SQL
3 83 (12.39%) Perl
4 61 (9.10%) Python
5 47 (7.01%) Java
6 43 (6.42%) Bash Shell
7 32 (4.78%) Ruby
8 29 (4.33%) C
9 25 (3.73%) Shell Script
10 18 (2.69%) C#
10 18 (2.69%) C++
11 17 (2.54%) AWK
11 17 (2.54%) sed
12 12 (1.79%) VB
13 10 (1.49%) Bourne shell
13 10 (1.49%) C-shell
13 10 (1.49%) VBScript
14 9 (1.34%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 6 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 96 (14.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (13.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 73 (10.90%) Degree
4 68 (10.15%) MCSE
5 56 (8.36%) Cisco Certification
6 49 (7.31%) Security Cleared
7 48 (7.16%) CCNA
8 40 (5.97%) MCP
9 39 (5.82%) SC Cleared
10 37 (5.52%) MCITP
11 28 (4.18%) ITIL Certification
12 27 (4.03%) MCSA
13 23 (3.43%) VCP5
14 21 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
15 20 (2.99%) RHCE
16 19 (2.84%) DV Cleared
17 17 (2.54%) CCNP
18 16 (2.39%) CCA
18 16 (2.39%) RHCT
19 13 (1.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (12.54%) SLA
2 38 (5.67%) QA
3 10 (1.49%) SAS 70
4 8 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.75%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 439 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 391 (58.36%) Active Directory
3 201 (30.00%) vSphere
4 146 (21.79%) Hyper-V
5 118 (17.61%) VMware ESXi
6 106 (15.82%) XenApp
7 48 (7.16%) VMware Workstation
8 40 (5.97%) XenDesktop
9 39 (5.82%) NFS
10 25 (3.73%) XenServer
11 24 (3.58%) vCloud
12 21 (3.13%) Terminal Services
13 18 (2.69%) Firmware
14 14 (2.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 12 (1.79%) Xen
16 11 (1.64%) Docker
17 9 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
18 8 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
18 8 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
19 7 (1.04%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 99 (14.78%) SCCM
2 68 (10.15%) Backup Exec
3 44 (6.57%) WSUS
4 43 (6.42%) NetBackup
5 40 (5.97%) vMotion
6 36 (5.37%) SCOM
7 30 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
8 29 (4.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 27 (4.03%) Puppet
10 21 (3.13%) Tivoli
10 21 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 19 (2.84%) Nagios
12 18 (2.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 17 (2.54%) McAfee ePO
14 13 (1.94%) Perfmon
15 11 (1.64%) Oracle ZFS
16 9 (1.34%) HP SIM
16 9 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
17 8 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
17 8 (1.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 667 (99.55%) VMware
2 360 (53.73%) Microsoft
3 216 (32.24%) Cisco
4 199 (29.70%) Citrix
5 170 (25.37%) HP
6 118 (17.61%) EMC
7 104 (15.52%) Red Hat
8 99 (14.78%) NetApp
9 83 (12.39%) Oracle
10 81 (12.09%) Symantec
11 67 (10.00%) Dell
12 61 (9.10%) IBM
13 28 (4.18%) Veeam
14 26 (3.88%) Qualys
15 22 (3.28%) Juniper
16 21 (3.13%) Brocade
16 21 (3.13%) SonicWALL
17 19 (2.84%) CommVault
17 19 (2.84%) Remedy
18 18 (2.69%) Intel Security
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Overtime + Training + Development
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £30,000 pro rata
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Feltham
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Devon
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago