The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 358 328 335
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 778 774 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.76% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 7.60% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 621 632 717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.58%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11670 10179 10588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.61% 9.99% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9742 8724 9217
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
London -10 331 £51,250 +2.50% 33
South East -46 163 £45,000 +2.27% 11
Yorkshire +12 84 £41,500 -2.35% 2
East of England -59 65 £42,000 -11.57% 3
South West -3 47 £46,000 +15.00% 5
North West +14 43 £50,000 +42.85% 2
West Midlands -1 32 £38,500 +10.00% 2
East Midlands -16 12 £40,000 +31.14%
North East -4 8 £24,000 -2.04%
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 1510 (99.67%) VMware
2 1159 (76.50%) Windows
3 1059 (69.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 761 (50.23%) Microsoft
5 753 (49.70%) Active Directory
6 650 (42.90%) SAN
7 612 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 492 (32.48%) MS Exchange
9 477 (31.49%) Linux
10 439 (28.98%) Citrix
10 439 (28.98%) Cisco
11 425 (28.05%) HP
11 425 (28.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 422 (27.85%) vSphere
13 419 (27.66%) DNS
14 405 (26.73%) ITIL
15 338 (22.31%) DHCP
16 333 (21.98%) MS Excel
16 333 (21.98%) SQL Server
17 305 (20.13%) Firewall
18 282 (18.61%) Exchange Server 2010
19 273 (18.02%) NetApp
20 258 (17.03%) Microsoft Certification
21 256 (16.90%) Finance
22 250 (16.50%) SQL
23 244 (16.11%) TCP/IP
24 229 (15.12%) EMC
25 225 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
26 219 (14.46%) VMware ESXi
27 217 (14.32%) NAS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 492 (32.48%) MS Exchange
2 282 (18.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 206 (13.60%) IIS
4 193 (12.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 140 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 136 (8.98%) SharePoint
7 123 (8.12%) Apache
8 95 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 91 (6.01%) Lync
10 58 (3.83%) Tomcat
11 50 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 45 (2.97%) WebLogic
13 40 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2000
14 30 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
15 19 (1.25%) CMS
16 16 (1.06%) nginx
17 14 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
18 11 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
18 11 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 333 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 89 (5.87%) MS Office
3 13 (0.86%) MS Project
4 10 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.066%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.06%) Maximo
1 16 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.46%) Summit
4 5 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.20%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.20%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.13%) Magento
7 1 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
2 27 (1.78%) Office 365
3 23 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.92%) IaaS
5 12 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.46%) SaaS
7 5 (0.33%) PaaS
8 4 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 650 (42.90%) SAN
2 419 (27.66%) DNS
3 338 (22.31%) DHCP
4 305 (20.13%) Firewall
5 244 (16.11%) TCP/IP
6 217 (14.32%) NAS
7 181 (11.95%) LAN
8 178 (11.75%) WAN
9 123 (8.12%) VPN
10 101 (6.67%) Internet
11 82 (5.41%) iSCSI
12 73 (4.82%) SMTP
13 69 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
14 56 (3.70%) VLAN
15 55 (3.63%) Cisco ASA
16 46 (3.04%) HTTP
17 44 (2.90%) Wireless
18 42 (2.77%) SSL
19 38 (2.51%) VoIP
20 37 (2.44%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 116 (7.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 87 (5.74%) MySQL
4 76 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 41 (2.71%) Oracle Database
6 24 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 15 (0.99%) RDBMS
9 13 (0.86%) Oracle Exadata
9 13 (0.86%) DB2
10 11 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (0.53%) Big Data
12 7 (0.46%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.33%) DTS
13 5 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.06%) WebLOAD
2 16 (1.06%) AQtime
3 13 (0.86%) Subversion
4 10 (0.66%) Ant
4 10 (0.66%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.46%) Hudson
5 7 (0.46%) Maven
6 5 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.20%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.066%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.066%) PowerBuilder
General
1 256 (16.90%) Finance
2 76 (5.02%) Banking
3 61 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 41 (2.71%) Retail
5 32 (2.11%) Back Office
6 26 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 25 (1.65%) Advertising
8 23 (1.52%) Marketing
9 21 (1.39%) German Language
10 20 (1.32%) Legal
10 20 (1.32%) Games
11 17 (1.12%) Law
12 15 (0.99%) French Language
12 15 (0.99%) International Banking
13 14 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.86%) Italian Language
15 12 (0.79%) Online Betting
16 9 (0.59%) Investment Banking
17 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 165 (10.89%) Analyst
2 161 (10.63%) Support Engineer
3 148 (9.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 134 (8.84%) Systems Engineer
5 131 (8.65%) Administrator
6 103 (6.80%) IT Support
7 99 (6.53%) Consultant
8 95 (6.27%) Architect
9 91 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
10 73 (4.82%) Server Engineer
11 66 (4.36%) Support Analyst
12 62 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support
13 59 (3.89%) Technical Support
14 53 (3.50%) Network Engineer
15 52 (3.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 51 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
17 50 (3.30%) Wintel Engineer
18 48 (3.17%) Team Leader
19 41 (2.71%) Technical Engineer
20 40 (2.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.17%) .NET
2 43 (2.84%) Software Packaging
3 37 (2.44%) J2EE
4 25 (1.65%) Web Services
5 24 (1.58%) Middleware
6 19 (1.25%) HTML
6 19 (1.25%) XML
7 16 (1.06%) MAPI
8 13 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
9 10 (0.66%) COM
10 9 (0.59%) YAML
10 9 (0.59%) Application Packaging
11 5 (0.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 4 (0.26%) LAMP
13 3 (0.20%) Flash
13 3 (0.20%) CSS
14 2 (0.13%) ActiveMQ
14 2 (0.13%) WAP
14 2 (0.13%) WebSphere MQ
14 2 (0.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 166 (10.96%) Clustering
2 74 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 66 (4.36%) Blackberry
4 59 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 56 (3.70%) Hedge funds
6 50 (3.30%) Replication
6 50 (3.30%) Client/Server
7 26 (1.72%) PKI
7 26 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 25 (1.65%) e-Health
9 21 (1.39%) CLARiiON
10 19 (1.25%) Fat Client
10 19 (1.25%) Thin Client
11 17 (1.12%) EqualLogic
11 17 (1.12%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.06%) Digital Media
13 15 (0.99%) iPad
14 13 (0.86%) Celerra
15 12 (0.79%) Online Games
16 10 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1159 (76.50%) Windows
2 612 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 477 (31.49%) Linux
4 425 (28.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 225 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 192 (12.67%) UNIX
7 164 (10.83%) Windows 7
8 120 (7.92%) Solaris
9 117 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 98 (6.47%) Windows XP
11 54 (3.56%) Windows 2000
12 43 (2.84%) HPUX
13 42 (2.77%) CentOS
14 30 (1.98%) AIX
15 27 (1.78%) Windows 8
16 26 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
17 23 (1.52%) Ubuntu
18 21 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
18 21 (1.39%) Windows Vista
19 17 (1.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (26.73%) ITIL
2 165 (10.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 134 (8.84%) Problem Management
4 112 (7.39%) Load Balancing
5 110 (7.26%) Change Management
6 99 (6.53%) E-Commerce
7 84 (5.54%) Capacity Management
8 76 (5.02%) Project Management
8 76 (5.02%) Capacity Planning
9 71 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
10 68 (4.49%) Change Control
11 65 (4.29%) Incident Management
12 63 (4.16%) Migration
13 56 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 43 (2.84%) Software Architecture
15 38 (2.51%) Time Management
16 36 (2.38%) PRINCE2
17 34 (2.24%) Service Management
18 33 (2.18%) Performance Monitoring
18 33 (2.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 250 (16.50%) SQL
2 201 (13.27%) PowerShell
3 142 (9.37%) Perl
4 80 (5.28%) Java
5 53 (3.50%) C++
6 49 (3.23%) C#
7 41 (2.71%) PHP
7 41 (2.71%) Shell Script
8 31 (2.05%) Python
9 27 (1.78%) Ruby
10 26 (1.72%) VBScript
11 21 (1.39%) VB
12 19 (1.25%) T-SQL
12 19 (1.25%) JavaScript
13 18 (1.19%) C
14 17 (1.12%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.40%) Korn
16 5 (0.33%) Bourne shell
16 5 (0.33%) COBOL
17 4 (0.26%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 258 (17.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 195 (12.87%) Degree
3 194 (12.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 187 (12.34%) MCSE
5 160 (10.56%) Security Cleared
6 129 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
7 114 (7.52%) CCNA
8 103 (6.80%) SC Cleared
9 67 (4.42%) DV Cleared
10 66 (4.36%) MCITP
11 65 (4.29%) CCNP
12 64 (4.22%) MCP
13 63 (4.16%) Citrix Certification
14 51 (3.37%) MCSA
15 49 (3.23%) CCA
16 39 (2.57%) MCTS
17 29 (1.91%) VCAP
18 25 (1.65%) PhD
19 22 (1.45%) VCP5
20 19 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (8.98%) SLA
2 26 (1.72%) QA
3 24 (1.58%) ISO 9001
4 22 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.066%) BS7799
System Software
1 1059 (69.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 753 (49.70%) Active Directory
3 422 (27.85%) vSphere
4 219 (14.46%) VMware ESXi
5 203 (13.40%) Hyper-V
6 195 (12.87%) XenApp
7 103 (6.80%) XenDesktop
8 71 (4.69%) Terminal Services
8 71 (4.69%) vCloud
9 68 (4.49%) XenServer
10 59 (3.89%) VMware Workstation
11 53 (3.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 35 (2.31%) NFS
13 34 (2.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 33 (2.18%) VMware Server
15 31 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
16 28 (1.85%) VMFS
17 26 (1.72%) MetaFrame
18 17 (1.12%) UAG
19 16 (1.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 149 (9.83%) NetBackup
2 133 (8.78%) SCCM
3 110 (7.26%) SCOM
4 93 (6.14%) Backup Exec
5 62 (4.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 54 (3.56%) Tivoli
7 52 (3.43%) Norton AntiVirus
8 46 (3.04%) WSUS
9 39 (2.57%) Nagios
10 34 (2.24%) HP SIM
10 34 (2.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 32 (2.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 30 (1.98%) Puppet
13 26 (1.72%) ARCserve
14 21 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
15 18 (1.19%) Opsview
16 17 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
16 17 (1.12%) Legato
17 14 (0.92%) Foglight
17 14 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1510 (99.67%) VMware
2 761 (50.23%) Microsoft
3 439 (28.98%) Citrix
3 439 (28.98%) Cisco
4 425 (28.05%) HP
5 273 (18.02%) NetApp
6 229 (15.12%) EMC
7 217 (14.32%) Symantec
8 189 (12.48%) IBM
9 166 (10.96%) Red Hat
10 118 (7.79%) Dell
11 106 (7.00%) Oracle
12 85 (5.61%) Veritas
12 85 (5.61%) Brocade
13 59 (3.89%) F5
14 57 (3.76%) Intel
14 57 (3.76%) Juniper
15 50 (3.30%) JBoss
16 47 (3.10%) CA
17 40 (2.64%) SolarWinds
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sidcup, Kent
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £57,000 per annum + Strong Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 42k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago