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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 596 548 441
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -107
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 274 410 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.41% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 2.57% 3.54% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 220 353 538
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
10646 11568 13190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.36% 11.62% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8900 9760 11172
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -9 94 £60,000 +26.31% 10
South East -1 70 £46,000 +4.54% 6
Yorkshire +20 34 £42,500 +14.09% 4
East of England +8 20 £36,000 -24.21% 2
South West +13 17 £35,000 -6.04% 1
East Midlands +9 16 £33,500 +11.66% 2
North West -10 16 £55,000 +76.00% 6
West Midlands -27 7 £30,000 -22.58% 4
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 689 (100.00%) VMware
2 491 (71.26%) Windows
3 472 (68.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 355 (51.52%) Active Directory
5 345 (50.07%) Windows Server
6 307 (44.56%) Microsoft
7 242 (35.12%) SAN
8 241 (34.98%) Cisco
9 240 (34.83%) Linux
9 240 (34.83%) Firewall
10 237 (34.40%) MS Exchange
11 223 (32.37%) ITIL
12 217 (31.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 211 (30.62%) Citrix
14 209 (30.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 198 (28.74%) DNS
16 177 (25.69%) WAN
17 153 (22.21%) SQL Server
18 150 (21.77%) vSphere
19 148 (21.48%) PowerShell
20 138 (20.03%) TCP/IP
21 137 (19.88%) LAN
22 132 (19.16%) HP
23 131 (19.01%) Data Centre
24 125 (18.14%) SQL
25 123 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
25 123 (17.85%) Finance
26 120 (17.42%) SCCM
27 118 (17.13%) Windows Server 2003
28 110 (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
1 237 (34.40%) MS Exchange
2 102 (14.80%) IIS
3 95 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 62 (9.00%) Apache
5 53 (7.69%) Skype for Business
6 51 (7.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 49 (7.11%) SharePoint
8 45 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 34 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 33 (4.79%) nginx
11 30 (4.35%) Tomcat
12 20 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (2.47%) JBoss
14 15 (2.18%) WebSphere
15 12 (1.74%) WebLogic
16 11 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
17 10 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
18 6 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
19 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 90 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.93%) MS Office
3 11 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (15.24%) Office 365
2 59 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (3.77%) SaaS
4 25 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (3.19%) IBM Cloud
6 17 (2.47%) PaaS
7 16 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (2.32%) Amazon S3
8 15 (2.18%) OpenShift
9 9 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.73%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.58%) IaaS
12 2 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 242 (35.12%) SAN
2 240 (34.83%) Firewall
3 198 (28.74%) DNS
4 177 (25.69%) WAN
5 138 (20.03%) TCP/IP
6 137 (19.88%) LAN
7 110 (15.97%) DHCP
8 81 (11.76%) MPLS
9 68 (9.87%) NAS
10 64 (9.29%) VPN
11 54 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
12 52 (7.55%) VoIP
13 51 (7.40%) Internet
14 46 (6.68%) VLAN
15 38 (5.52%) Remote Desktop
16 34 (4.93%) Wi-Fi
17 29 (4.21%) Wireless
18 28 (4.06%) iSCSI
19 27 (3.92%) SMTP
20 26 (3.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (22.21%) SQL Server
2 61 (8.85%) MySQL
3 54 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (3.48%) NoSQL
8 18 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (2.32%) Amazon Redshift
10 13 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 13 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.45%) MariaDB
12 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.16%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.87%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.87%) Relational Database
15 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
16 5 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.18%) JIRA
3 14 (2.03%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.74%) Subversion
5 11 (1.60%) Redmine
6 10 (1.45%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.58%) ClearCase
7 4 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.44%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.44%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.44%) WebLOAD
9 2 (0.29%) AQtime
9 2 (0.29%) Buildbot
9 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.29%) MSI
9 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 123 (17.85%) Finance
2 60 (8.71%) Retail
3 25 (3.63%) Games
4 15 (2.18%) French Language
5 14 (2.03%) Banking
5 14 (2.03%) Online Betting
6 12 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.45%) Advertising
8 6 (0.87%) Back Office
9 5 (0.73%) Publishing
9 5 (0.73%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.58%) Legal
10 4 (0.58%) Marketing
11 3 (0.44%) Electronics
11 3 (0.44%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.44%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 150 (21.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 78 (11.32%) Support Engineer
3 76 (11.03%) Administrator
4 72 (10.45%) VMware Engineer
5 70 (10.16%) Linux Engineer
6 64 (9.29%) Windows Engineer
7 58 (8.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 53 (7.69%) Analyst
9 52 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
10 45 (6.53%) Architect
11 39 (5.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 37 (5.37%) IT Support
12 37 (5.37%) Systems Administrator
13 35 (5.08%) DBA
13 35 (5.08%) SQL DBA
14 34 (4.93%) 3rd Line Support
15 33 (4.79%) Infrastructure Support
16 31 (4.50%) Programme Manager
16 31 (4.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
17 29 (4.21%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (7.98%) Web Services
2 33 (4.79%) LAMP
3 21 (3.05%) JSON
4 20 (2.90%) .NET
5 18 (2.61%) SOAP
6 17 (2.47%) LEMP Stack
7 6 (0.87%) REST
8 5 (0.73%) EDI
8 5 (0.73%) Software Packaging
8 5 (0.73%) XML
9 4 (0.58%) MAPI
10 3 (0.44%) JMS
10 3 (0.44%) Regular Expression
10 3 (0.44%) TIBCO EMS
10 3 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (0.44%) XSD
10 3 (0.44%) XSLT
11 2 (0.29%) 802.1X
11 2 (0.29%) COM
11 2 (0.29%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 131 (19.01%) Data Centre
2 69 (10.01%) Clustering
3 41 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.93%) Replication
5 22 (3.19%) PKI
6 20 (2.90%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.76%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.32%) Blackberry
8 16 (2.32%) EMC VNX
9 15 (2.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 15 (2.18%) Mathematics
10 14 (2.03%) Driving Licence
11 12 (1.74%) Cybercrime
12 11 (1.60%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.31%) VCE vBlock
15 7 (1.02%) HP Storage
16 6 (0.87%) Fat Client
16 6 (0.87%) RSA SecurID
16 6 (0.87%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 491 (71.26%) Windows
2 345 (50.07%) Windows Server
3 240 (34.83%) Linux
4 217 (31.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 209 (30.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 118 (17.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 65 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 62 (9.00%) Unix
9 56 (8.13%) Windows 7
10 51 (7.40%) CentOS
11 44 (6.39%) Solaris
12 42 (6.10%) Windows 8
13 25 (3.63%) Windows 10
14 15 (2.18%) Fedora
15 14 (2.03%) Ubuntu
15 14 (2.03%) Windows 2000 Server
16 11 (1.60%) Mac OS X
17 10 (1.45%) Windows XP
18 9 (1.31%) Debian
18 9 (1.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (32.37%) ITIL
2 80 (11.61%) High Availability
3 71 (10.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 60 (8.71%) Change Management
4 60 (8.71%) DevOps
5 53 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 51 (7.40%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (7.40%) Project Management
7 48 (6.97%) ITIL V3
7 48 (6.97%) Load Balancing
7 48 (6.97%) Mentoring
8 44 (6.39%) Change Control
8 44 (6.39%) Problem Management
9 39 (5.66%) Service Management
10 38 (5.52%) Configuration Management
11 37 (5.37%) E-Commerce
12 36 (5.22%) Business Continuity
12 36 (5.22%) Migration
13 35 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
14 33 (4.79%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (21.48%) PowerShell
2 125 (18.14%) SQL
3 51 (7.40%) Perl
4 45 (6.53%) Bash Shell
5 38 (5.52%) C
6 24 (3.48%) Python
7 17 (2.47%) PHP
7 17 (2.47%) VBScript
8 16 (2.32%) Java
8 16 (2.32%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.74%) Korn
10 7 (1.02%) C#
11 4 (0.58%) VB
12 3 (0.44%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.29%) C++
13 2 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 123 (17.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (11.47%) MCSE
3 76 (11.03%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (10.30%) CCNA
4 71 (10.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 55 (7.98%) Security Cleared
6 47 (6.82%) Degree
7 42 (6.10%) MCITP
8 35 (5.08%) CCNP
9 32 (4.64%) DV Cleared
9 32 (4.64%) MCSA
9 32 (4.64%) RHCE
10 29 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (3.34%) Citrix Certification
12 20 (2.90%) CISSP
13 19 (2.76%) MCP
14 16 (2.32%) CCA
14 16 (2.32%) SC Cleared
15 15 (2.18%) RHCSA
16 12 (1.74%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.40%) SLA
2 33 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (4.21%) PCI DSS
4 15 (2.18%) HIPAA
4 15 (2.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.87%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.29%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 472 (68.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 355 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 150 (21.77%) vSphere
4 100 (14.51%) Hyper-V
4 100 (14.51%) XenApp
5 83 (12.05%) Virtual Servers
6 62 (9.00%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (5.52%) Terminal Services
8 27 (3.92%) NFS
9 26 (3.77%) XenDesktop
10 25 (3.63%) Docker
11 20 (2.90%) XenServer
12 17 (2.47%) Postfix
12 17 (2.47%) Sendmail
13 16 (2.32%) vCloud
14 15 (2.18%) VMware Workstation
15 14 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 14 (2.03%) Samba
16 13 (1.89%) iptables
17 12 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 120 (17.42%) SCCM
2 78 (11.32%) SCOM
3 55 (7.98%) Puppet
4 54 (7.84%) Nagios
5 34 (4.93%) vMotion
6 31 (4.50%) Microsoft Clustering
6 31 (4.50%) WSUS
7 27 (3.92%) Backup Exec
7 27 (3.92%) NetBackup
8 25 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
9 22 (3.19%) BMC PATROL
9 22 (3.19%) Cisco CUCM
10 19 (2.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 17 (2.47%) Ansible
11 17 (2.47%) Kibana
11 17 (2.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 16 (2.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 16 (2.32%) WMI
13 13 (1.89%) Cacti
14 12 (1.74%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 689 (100.00%) VMware
2 307 (44.56%) Microsoft
3 241 (34.98%) Cisco
4 211 (30.62%) Citrix
5 132 (19.16%) HP
6 101 (14.66%) Red Hat
7 96 (13.93%) Oracle
8 85 (12.34%) NetApp
9 53 (7.69%) SolarWinds
10 51 (7.40%) CheckPoint
11 45 (6.53%) Dell
12 44 (6.39%) EMC
13 39 (5.66%) Veeam
14 31 (4.50%) Mitel
15 27 (3.92%) Palo Alto
15 27 (3.92%) Symantec
16 26 (3.77%) Veritas
17 22 (3.19%) BMC
18 21 (3.05%) IBM
18 21 (3.05%) ServiceNow
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k + MS Certs + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £23,100 per annum Up to £23,100 +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £28,600 per annum Up to £28,600 +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £65000 - £65001 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 plus bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits and Discounts!! :)
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
BAM Construct UK Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
High Wycombe
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
EYC Symphony
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 26 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago