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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
UK / England
Rank 617 558 445
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -113
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 223 383 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.40% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 2.32% 3.27% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 176 334 492
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-15.11% +2.38%

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
9621 11729 12678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.23% 12.27% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8018 9997 10771
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -11 89 £50,000 - 10
South East -9 56 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Yorkshire +33 19 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West +24 17 £35,000 -6.66% 1
North West -17 13 £30,000 +20.00% 1
East of England +12 12 £33,000 -17.50% 1
West Midlands +23 7 £33,500 +11.66%
East Midlands +10 5 £30,000 -31.81%
North East +9 5 £27,000 -11.47% 1
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 511 (100.00%) VMware
2 381 (74.56%) Windows
3 327 (63.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 278 (54.40%) Active Directory
5 259 (50.68%) Windows Server
6 238 (46.58%) Microsoft
7 206 (40.31%) MS Exchange
8 198 (38.75%) Cisco
9 195 (38.16%) Firewall
10 182 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 177 (34.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 166 (32.49%) SAN
13 160 (31.31%) DNS
14 159 (31.12%) ITIL
15 155 (30.33%) Linux
16 145 (28.38%) Citrix
17 134 (26.22%) SQL Server
18 120 (23.48%) PowerShell
19 113 (22.11%) WAN
20 111 (21.72%) Data Centre
21 107 (20.94%) Office 365
21 107 (20.94%) HP
22 102 (19.96%) Windows Server 2003
23 96 (18.79%) Hyper-V
24 91 (17.81%) DHCP
25 88 (17.22%) SQL
26 87 (17.03%) LAN
27 82 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2010
28 77 (15.07%) vSphere
28 77 (15.07%) Finance

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
1 206 (40.31%) MS Exchange
2 82 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (14.29%) IIS
4 46 (9.00%) SharePoint
5 36 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (7.05%) Skype for Business
6 31 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 25 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (3.33%) Apache
9 13 (2.54%) nginx
10 12 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.78%) IBM Domino
13 4 (0.78%) JBoss
13 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.78%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 70 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.89%) MS Office
3 18 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (3.52%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (20.94%) Office 365
2 68 (13.31%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (6.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (3.52%) PaaS
5 11 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (2.15%) SaaS
6 10 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.96%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.37%) IaaS
7 7 (1.37%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.59%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.39%) G Suite
9 2 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 195 (38.16%) Firewall
2 166 (32.49%) SAN
3 160 (31.31%) DNS
4 113 (22.11%) WAN
5 91 (17.81%) DHCP
6 87 (17.03%) LAN
7 69 (13.50%) TCP/IP
7 69 (13.50%) VPN
8 50 (9.78%) NAS
9 46 (9.00%) MPLS
10 42 (8.22%) Cisco ASA
11 35 (6.85%) VoIP
12 34 (6.65%) SSL
12 34 (6.65%) VLAN
12 34 (6.65%) Wireless
13 32 (6.26%) LDAP
14 30 (5.87%) Internet
15 29 (5.68%) Intrusion Detection
16 27 (5.28%) Remote Desktop
17 24 (4.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (26.22%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (6.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (5.09%) MySQL
5 21 (4.11%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
8 10 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.76%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.76%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.59%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.20%) Riak
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.54%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.15%) JIRA
3 10 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.57%) Redmine
5 5 (0.98%) LoadRunner
5 5 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.98%) WebLOAD
6 4 (0.78%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.59%) AQtime
8 2 (0.39%) Buildbot
8 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.39%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 77 (15.07%) Finance
2 34 (6.65%) Retail
3 18 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.35%) Games
6 11 (2.15%) Advertising
7 5 (0.98%) Back Office
7 5 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.98%) Legal
8 4 (0.78%) Banking
8 4 (0.78%) French Language
8 4 (0.78%) Law
8 4 (0.78%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.59%) Electronics
9 3 (0.59%) Marketing
10 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (23.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 81 (15.85%) VMware Engineer
3 71 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 60 (11.74%) Windows Engineer
5 58 (11.35%) Architect
6 42 (8.22%) Administrator
7 39 (7.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 38 (7.44%) Analyst
9 36 (7.05%) Linux Engineer
10 33 (6.46%) Windows Support Engineer
11 32 (6.26%) Server Engineer
12 31 (6.07%) Infrastructure Support
13 29 (5.68%) VMware Support Engineer
13 29 (5.68%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 28 (5.48%) IT Support
14 28 (5.48%) Windows Server Engineer
15 27 (5.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 26 (5.09%) Active Directory Engineer
16 26 (5.09%) Team Leader
17 25 (4.89%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.24%) Web Services
2 17 (3.33%) Software Packaging
3 8 (1.57%) .NET
3 8 (1.57%) LAMP
4 7 (1.37%) MAPI
5 6 (1.17%) JSON
5 6 (1.17%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (1.17%) XML
6 5 (0.98%) EDI
6 5 (0.98%) Middleware
6 5 (0.98%) REST
7 3 (0.59%) SOAP
8 2 (0.39%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.39%) CGI
8 2 (0.39%) JMS
8 2 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.39%) XSD
8 2 (0.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 111 (21.72%) Data Centre
2 42 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.68%) Clustering
3 29 (5.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 24 (4.70%) PKI
5 21 (4.11%) Replication
6 17 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 16 (3.13%) Hedge funds
7 16 (3.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 14 (2.74%) EMC VNX
9 9 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.57%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.57%) HP Storage
11 7 (1.37%) iPad
11 7 (1.37%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.98%) Cybercrime
12 5 (0.98%) iSeries
13 4 (0.78%) NHS
13 4 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 381 (74.56%) Windows
2 259 (50.68%) Windows Server
3 182 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 177 (34.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 155 (30.33%) Linux
6 102 (19.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (11.15%) Unix
8 49 (9.59%) Windows 7
9 47 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 33 (6.46%) Windows 10
11 32 (6.26%) Solaris
12 29 (5.68%) Windows 8
13 21 (4.11%) CentOS
14 15 (2.94%) VMS
15 14 (2.74%) Ubuntu
16 13 (2.54%) Windows 2000
17 12 (2.35%) Windows NT
18 10 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
19 9 (1.76%) Mac OS X
20 7 (1.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (31.12%) ITIL
2 70 (13.70%) High Availability
3 55 (10.76%) Change Management
3 55 (10.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 55 (10.76%) ITIL V3
4 44 (8.61%) Project Management
5 41 (8.02%) Information Security
6 39 (7.63%) Service Delivery
7 38 (7.44%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (7.44%) Problem Management
8 37 (7.24%) Service Management
9 36 (7.05%) Kalman Filter
9 36 (7.05%) Migration
10 35 (6.85%) Server Building
11 33 (6.46%) Load Balancing
12 31 (6.07%) Patch Management
12 31 (6.07%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 29 (5.68%) Security Architecture
13 29 (5.68%) Security Patching
14 25 (4.89%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (23.48%) PowerShell
2 88 (17.22%) SQL
3 30 (5.87%) C
4 29 (5.68%) Perl
5 21 (4.11%) VBScript
6 17 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 14 (2.74%) VB
8 10 (1.96%) Python
9 8 (1.57%) C++
9 8 (1.57%) Korn
9 8 (1.57%) PHP
10 4 (0.78%) C#
10 4 (0.78%) Java
10 4 (0.78%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.39%) Ruby
12 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (14.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (10.96%) Degree
3 53 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (9.98%) MCSE
5 48 (9.39%) CCNA
6 28 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (4.31%) MCSA
8 20 (3.91%) CCNP
8 20 (3.91%) Security Cleared
9 15 (2.94%) MCITP
10 14 (2.74%) CISSP
10 14 (2.74%) DV Cleared
10 14 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.76%) MCP
11 9 (1.76%) RHCE
12 8 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.57%) Linux+ Certification
12 8 (1.57%) Network+ Certification
12 8 (1.57%) Security+ Certification
12 8 (1.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.87%) SLA
2 28 (5.48%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.57%) QA
5 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.39%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.20%) GMP
6 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 327 (63.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 278 (54.40%) Active Directory
3 96 (18.79%) Hyper-V
4 77 (15.07%) vSphere
5 58 (11.35%) XenApp
6 54 (10.57%) VMware ESXi
7 40 (7.83%) XenDesktop
8 34 (6.65%) Virtual Servers
9 30 (5.87%) NFS
10 24 (4.70%) VMware Workstation
11 23 (4.50%) Terminal Services
12 21 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
13 19 (3.72%) XenServer
14 14 (2.74%) vCloud
15 11 (2.15%) ISA Server
16 10 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
16 10 (1.96%) Samba
17 9 (1.76%) VMware Server
18 8 (1.57%) DFS Replication
18 8 (1.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 75 (14.68%) SCCM
2 49 (9.59%) SCOM
3 36 (7.05%) vMotion
4 34 (6.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 34 (6.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 27 (5.28%) Puppet
6 22 (4.31%) Backup Exec
6 22 (4.31%) Cisco CUCM
7 21 (4.11%) Nagios
8 19 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (2.35%) Ansible
9 12 (2.35%) WSUS
10 10 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
11 9 (1.76%) WMI
12 8 (1.57%) Microsoft Intune
13 7 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
13 7 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (1.17%) Nessus
15 4 (0.78%) NetBackup
15 4 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 511 (100.00%) VMware
2 238 (46.58%) Microsoft
3 198 (38.75%) Cisco
4 145 (28.38%) Citrix
5 107 (20.94%) HP
6 47 (9.20%) Red Hat
7 45 (8.81%) NetApp
7 45 (8.81%) Oracle
8 44 (8.61%) Palo Alto
9 41 (8.02%) CheckPoint
10 31 (6.07%) EMC
11 26 (5.09%) Imperva
11 26 (5.09%) LogLogic
12 22 (4.31%) Dell
13 17 (3.33%) F5
14 15 (2.94%) Symantec
15 13 (2.54%) SolarWinds
15 13 (2.54%) Sophos
15 13 (2.54%) Veeam
15 13 (2.54%) Veritas
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
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Salary: To £37,500 + Benefits/Training
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