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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 591 432 398
Rank change year-on-year
-159 -34
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 319 659 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.64% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 2.78% 5.35% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 286 506 635
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,117
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
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
11480 12321 12515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.64% 11.92% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9881 10274 10580
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
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 £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -71 120 £57,500 +15.00% 10
South East -9 98 £45,000 +5.88% 6
East of England -27 42 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire -25 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West -5 15 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands -34 13 £30,000 -17.24% 1
East Midlands +7 10 £33,000 -5.71% 3
North East +2 4 £43,750 +62.03%
North West +2 2 £43,000 -4.44% 2
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 662 (99.70%) VMware
2 528 (79.52%) Windows
3 434 (65.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 396 (59.64%) Active Directory
5 363 (54.67%) Windows Server
6 353 (53.16%) Microsoft
7 261 (39.31%) MS Exchange
8 243 (36.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 233 (35.09%) Linux
10 223 (33.58%) Cisco
11 221 (33.28%) SAN
12 220 (33.13%) Citrix
13 204 (30.72%) vSphere
14 202 (30.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 201 (30.27%) ITIL
16 192 (28.92%) Firewall
17 170 (25.60%) HP
18 166 (25.00%) DNS
19 152 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
20 146 (21.99%) Hyper-V
21 135 (20.33%) Finance
22 129 (19.43%) Exchange Server 2010
23 122 (18.37%) Data Centre
24 117 (17.62%) DHCP
25 114 (17.17%) SQL Server
26 113 (17.02%) MS Excel
27 112 (16.87%) SCCM
28 111 (16.72%) VMware ESXi
29 109 (16.42%) XenApp
30 108 (16.27%) PowerShell

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
1 261 (39.31%) MS Exchange
2 129 (19.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 88 (13.25%) IIS
4 83 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 64 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 52 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 51 (7.68%) Skype for Business
8 45 (6.78%) Apache
9 32 (4.82%) SharePoint
10 26 (3.92%) Tomcat
11 19 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 18 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2000
13 17 (2.56%) JBoss
14 15 (2.26%) WebLogic
15 14 (2.11%) WebSphere
16 11 (1.66%) nginx
17 7 (1.05%) OpenStack
18 6 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
19 4 (0.60%) Confluence
19 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 113 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 58 (8.73%) MS Office
3 8 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.08%) Office 365
2 35 (5.27%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (3.77%) SaaS
5 19 (2.86%) OpenShift
6 9 (1.36%) PaaS
7 8 (1.20%) IaaS
8 6 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
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 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 221 (33.28%) SAN
2 192 (28.92%) Firewall
3 166 (25.00%) DNS
4 117 (17.62%) DHCP
5 108 (16.27%) TCP/IP
6 88 (13.25%) WAN
7 82 (12.35%) LAN
8 78 (11.75%) NAS
9 53 (7.98%) VPN
10 46 (6.93%) iSCSI
10 46 (6.93%) VLAN
11 34 (5.12%) Internet
11 34 (5.12%) SMTP
12 32 (4.82%) NetScaler
13 25 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
14 24 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
14 24 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (3.16%) Wireless
16 20 (3.01%) MPLS
17 19 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 53 (7.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (4.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (4.22%) MySQL
6 18 (2.71%) Oracle Database
7 12 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.30%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.30%) MS Access
13 2 (0.30%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.81%) AQtime
1 12 (1.81%) WebLOAD
2 9 (1.36%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.05%) Subversion
4 6 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (0.75%) JIRA
5 5 (0.75%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.30%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.30%) Selenium
8 1 (0.15%) Ant
8 1 (0.15%) Hudson
8 1 (0.15%) Maven
8 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.15%) WinDbg
General
1 135 (20.33%) Finance
2 21 (3.16%) Banking
2 21 (3.16%) Retail
2 21 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 12 (1.81%) Back Office
4 9 (1.36%) Financial Institution
4 9 (1.36%) Games
5 7 (1.05%) Advertising
6 6 (0.90%) Electronics
6 6 (0.90%) French Language
6 6 (0.90%) Law
7 5 (0.75%) Billing
8 4 (0.60%) Legal
8 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.60%) Publishing
9 3 (0.45%) Marketing
9 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
10 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 125 (18.83%) Support Engineer
2 114 (17.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 90 (13.55%) VMware Engineer
4 73 (10.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 70 (10.54%) Analyst
6 66 (9.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 66 (9.94%) Windows Engineer
7 61 (9.19%) Systems Engineer
8 50 (7.53%) Server Engineer
9 47 (7.08%) Support Analyst
10 46 (6.93%) Architect
11 45 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
12 44 (6.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 44 (6.63%) Technical Support
13 36 (5.42%) IT Support
14 35 (5.27%) VMware Support Engineer
15 34 (5.12%) Technical Engineer
16 33 (4.97%) Consultant
17 31 (4.67%) Exchange Engineer
18 30 (4.52%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (5.57%) .NET
2 34 (5.12%) Web Services
3 26 (3.92%) LAMP
4 19 (2.86%) Software Packaging
5 14 (2.11%) Middleware
6 12 (1.81%) MAPI
7 9 (1.36%) JSON
7 9 (1.36%) SOAP
8 7 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (0.75%) Django
9 5 (0.75%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (0.45%) MSMQ
10 3 (0.45%) Silverlight
11 2 (0.30%) Behat
11 2 (0.30%) EDI
11 2 (0.30%) Flash
11 2 (0.30%) IBM Integration Bus
11 2 (0.30%) JMS
11 2 (0.30%) MDX
11 2 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 122 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 58 (8.73%) Clustering
3 50 (7.53%) EMC VNX
4 39 (5.87%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (3.16%) Blackberry
7 20 (3.01%) Hedge funds
7 20 (3.01%) Replication
7 20 (3.01%) VCE vBlock
8 18 (2.71%) EqualLogic
9 15 (2.26%) EMC VMAX
10 14 (2.11%) Fat Client
10 14 (2.11%) Thin Client
11 12 (1.81%) EMC VNXe
11 12 (1.81%) HP Storage
11 12 (1.81%) PKI
12 11 (1.66%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.66%) Mathematics
13 10 (1.51%) Driving Licence
14 8 (1.20%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 528 (79.52%) Windows
2 363 (54.67%) Windows Server
3 243 (36.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 233 (35.09%) Linux
5 202 (30.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 152 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 87 (13.10%) Windows 7
8 70 (10.54%) Unix
9 65 (9.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 48 (7.23%) Windows 8
11 46 (6.93%) Solaris
12 44 (6.63%) Windows XP
13 37 (5.57%) Windows 2000
14 22 (3.31%) AIX
15 19 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
16 18 (2.71%) Windows Vista
17 17 (2.56%) CentOS
17 17 (2.56%) Windows 10
18 16 (2.41%) VMS
19 14 (2.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (30.27%) ITIL
2 53 (7.98%) Mentoring
2 53 (7.98%) Service Delivery
3 48 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
4 47 (7.08%) Capacity Planning
5 46 (6.93%) Change Management
6 45 (6.78%) Service Management
7 43 (6.48%) Project Management
8 39 (5.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 35 (5.27%) DevOps
9 35 (5.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 32 (4.82%) E-Commerce
10 32 (4.82%) Load Balancing
10 32 (4.82%) Migration
10 32 (4.82%) Presales
11 31 (4.67%) High Availability
12 26 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (3.61%) Configuration Management
13 24 (3.61%) Problem Management
13 24 (3.61%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 108 (16.27%) PowerShell
2 101 (15.21%) SQL
3 74 (11.14%) Perl
4 50 (7.53%) Python
5 43 (6.48%) Java
6 38 (5.72%) Bash Shell
7 25 (3.77%) C
8 22 (3.31%) Shell Script
9 20 (3.01%) C#
9 20 (3.01%) Ruby
10 18 (2.71%) C++
11 13 (1.96%) AWK
11 13 (1.96%) sed
12 10 (1.51%) Bourne shell
12 10 (1.51%) C-shell
13 9 (1.36%) PHP
13 9 (1.36%) VB
13 9 (1.36%) VBScript
14 2 (0.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (13.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 80 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 74 (11.14%) Degree
4 57 (8.58%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (7.83%) Security Cleared
6 51 (7.68%) MCSE
7 44 (6.63%) CCNA
8 40 (6.02%) SC Cleared
9 32 (4.82%) MCP
10 31 (4.67%) MCITP
11 28 (4.22%) ITIL Certification
12 25 (3.77%) RHCE
13 24 (3.61%) Citrix Certification
14 22 (3.31%) CCNP
15 20 (3.01%) DV Cleared
16 19 (2.86%) CCA
17 18 (2.71%) MCSA
18 15 (2.26%) VCP5
19 12 (1.81%) RHCT
20 11 (1.66%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (14.16%) SLA
2 31 (4.67%) QA
3 10 (1.51%) SAS 70
4 9 (1.36%) HIPAA
4 9 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.45%) ISO22301
System Software
1 434 (65.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 396 (59.64%) Active Directory
3 204 (30.72%) vSphere
4 146 (21.99%) Hyper-V
5 111 (16.72%) VMware ESXi
6 109 (16.42%) XenApp
7 42 (6.33%) VMware Workstation
7 42 (6.33%) XenDesktop
8 30 (4.52%) NFS
9 29 (4.37%) Terminal Services
10 28 (4.22%) vCloud
11 27 (4.07%) XenServer
12 21 (3.16%) Firmware
12 21 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
13 17 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 12 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
14 12 (1.81%) Xen
15 10 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
16 9 (1.36%) Docker
16 9 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 112 (16.87%) SCCM
2 65 (9.79%) Backup Exec
3 49 (7.38%) WSUS
4 45 (6.78%) SCOM
5 43 (6.48%) NetBackup
6 32 (4.82%) vMotion
7 30 (4.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 28 (4.22%) Puppet
9 26 (3.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 25 (3.77%) Microsoft Clustering
11 23 (3.46%) Nagios
12 21 (3.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 19 (2.86%) Tivoli
13 19 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 16 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
15 13 (1.96%) Perfmon
16 11 (1.66%) HP Data Protector
16 11 (1.66%) Oracle ZFS
17 10 (1.51%) Kibana
17 10 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 662 (99.70%) VMware
2 353 (53.16%) Microsoft
3 223 (33.58%) Cisco
4 220 (33.13%) Citrix
5 170 (25.60%) HP
6 105 (15.81%) Red Hat
7 102 (15.36%) NetApp
8 99 (14.91%) EMC
9 87 (13.10%) Symantec
10 84 (12.65%) Oracle
11 61 (9.19%) Dell
12 54 (8.13%) IBM
13 29 (4.37%) Veeam
14 23 (3.46%) Qualys
14 23 (3.46%) SonicWALL
15 22 (3.31%) CheckPoint
15 22 (3.31%) CommVault
16 20 (3.01%) Juniper
16 20 (3.01%) Remedy
17 18 (2.71%) Intel Security
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Corvus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: £45k - £55k Per Annum Up to £55k + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Corvus
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Holland and Barrett
Salary: + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus profit and performance related
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
SFW Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + pension, car, holiday
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago