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

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 550 451 407
Rank change year-on-year
-99 -44
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 388 606 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.59% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 5.13% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 347 464 613
Median salary £48,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £31,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
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
11441 11820 12415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.48% 11.56% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9800 9863 10344
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 July 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 July 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 -16 143 £60,000 +26.31% 11
South East -1 123 £47,500 +21.79% 5
East of England -22 42 £55,000 +12.82% 3
South West +7 26 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Yorkshire -3 26 £38,000 - 4
East Midlands +4 9 £33,000 -5.71% 2
North East +6 8 £41,500 +77.35%
North West -11 6 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands -16 6 £30,000 -20.52%
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 705 (99.86%) VMware
2 548 (77.62%) Windows
3 485 (68.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 399 (56.52%) Active Directory
5 387 (54.82%) Windows Server
6 346 (49.01%) Microsoft
7 257 (36.40%) Linux
8 256 (36.26%) MS Exchange
9 244 (34.56%) Cisco
10 243 (34.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 233 (33.00%) SAN
12 230 (32.58%) Citrix
13 222 (31.44%) Firewall
14 216 (30.59%) ITIL
15 210 (29.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 209 (29.60%) vSphere
17 178 (25.21%) DNS
18 160 (22.66%) Windows Server 2003
19 158 (22.38%) HP
20 146 (20.68%) Hyper-V
21 142 (20.11%) Finance
22 139 (19.69%) TCP/IP
23 135 (19.12%) Data Centre
24 125 (17.71%) PowerShell
25 124 (17.56%) SCCM
26 123 (17.42%) SQL
27 122 (17.28%) WAN
28 119 (16.86%) SQL Server
28 119 (16.86%) Red Hat
29 118 (16.71%) XenApp

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
1 256 (36.26%) MS Exchange
2 111 (15.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 99 (14.02%) IIS
4 74 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 64 (9.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 63 (8.92%) Apache
7 52 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 52 (7.37%) Skype for Business
8 37 (5.24%) Tomcat
9 35 (4.96%) SharePoint
10 24 (3.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 23 (3.26%) JBoss
12 20 (2.83%) nginx
13 15 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2000
13 15 (2.12%) WebLogic
14 10 (1.42%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.99%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 105 (14.87%) MS Excel
2 55 (7.79%) MS Office
3 9 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.64%) Office 365
2 43 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (4.25%) SaaS
4 23 (3.26%) OpenShift
5 22 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (1.70%) PaaS
7 9 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.13%) IaaS
9 6 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.71%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.71%) Google App Engine
10 5 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.71%) Google Compute Engine
11 4 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
13 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 233 (33.00%) SAN
2 222 (31.44%) Firewall
3 178 (25.21%) DNS
4 139 (19.69%) TCP/IP
5 122 (17.28%) WAN
6 116 (16.43%) DHCP
7 101 (14.31%) LAN
8 76 (10.76%) NAS
9 56 (7.93%) VLAN
10 52 (7.37%) MPLS
10 52 (7.37%) VPN
11 49 (6.94%) Internet
12 44 (6.23%) iSCSI
13 40 (5.67%) SMTP
14 37 (5.24%) Wi-Fi
15 36 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
15 36 (5.10%) VoIP
16 34 (4.82%) NetScaler
17 28 (3.97%) Remote Desktop
17 28 (3.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (16.86%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (6.80%) MySQL
4 30 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (2.55%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.71%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.57%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (1.70%) AQtime
1 12 (1.70%) Subversion
1 12 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (1.70%) WebLOAD
2 11 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.42%) Vagrant
4 8 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (0.99%) JIRA
6 4 (0.57%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.28%) MSI
7 2 (0.28%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.28%) Redmine
7 2 (0.28%) Selenium
8 1 (0.14%) GitLab
8 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.14%) Maven
8 1 (0.14%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 142 (20.11%) Finance
2 38 (5.38%) Retail
3 26 (3.68%) Banking
4 22 (3.12%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.55%) Games
6 11 (1.56%) Back Office
6 11 (1.56%) French Language
7 9 (1.27%) Online Betting
7 9 (1.27%) Publishing
8 5 (0.71%) Billing
8 5 (0.71%) Electronics
9 4 (0.57%) Advertising
9 4 (0.57%) Law
10 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.42%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.42%) Marketing
10 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 126 (17.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 103 (14.59%) Support Engineer
3 77 (10.91%) VMware Engineer
4 69 (9.77%) Systems Engineer
4 69 (9.77%) Windows Engineer
5 64 (9.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 60 (8.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 60 (8.50%) Analyst
7 58 (8.22%) Linux Engineer
8 50 (7.08%) Administrator
9 48 (6.80%) Server Engineer
10 44 (6.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 40 (5.67%) Support Analyst
12 38 (5.38%) Consultant
13 36 (5.10%) IT Support
14 35 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 35 (4.96%) Architect
15 32 (4.53%) Technical Support
16 27 (3.82%) IT Engineer
17 26 (3.68%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.95%) .NET
1 42 (5.95%) Web Services
2 34 (4.82%) LAMP
3 15 (2.12%) JSON
3 15 (2.12%) SOAP
4 12 (1.70%) MAPI
4 12 (1.70%) Software Packaging
5 11 (1.56%) Middleware
6 10 (1.42%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (0.71%) Django
8 4 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.42%) COM
9 3 (0.42%) Silverlight
10 2 (0.28%) Behat
11 1 (0.14%) 802.1X
11 1 (0.14%) ELK Stack
11 1 (0.14%) Flash
11 1 (0.14%) REST
11 1 (0.14%) RESTful
11 1 (0.14%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 135 (19.12%) Data Centre
2 82 (11.61%) Clustering
3 40 (5.67%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.10%) EMC VNX
5 30 (4.25%) Blackberry
6 24 (3.40%) EqualLogic
7 23 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (3.12%) Replication
9 20 (2.83%) VCE vBlock
10 19 (2.69%) Hedge funds
11 14 (1.98%) Fat Client
11 14 (1.98%) Thin Client
12 13 (1.84%) Driving Licence
13 12 (1.70%) PKI
14 11 (1.56%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.56%) Mathematics
15 10 (1.42%) Smartphone
16 9 (1.27%) EMC VMAX
16 9 (1.27%) HP Storage
17 7 (0.99%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 548 (77.62%) Windows
2 387 (54.82%) Windows Server
3 257 (36.40%) Linux
4 243 (34.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 210 (29.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 160 (22.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 82 (11.61%) Windows 7
8 76 (10.76%) Unix
9 71 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (7.51%) Solaris
11 49 (6.94%) Windows 8
12 41 (5.81%) Windows XP
13 34 (4.82%) Windows 2000
14 30 (4.25%) CentOS
15 23 (3.26%) Windows 2000 Server
16 22 (3.12%) AIX
17 17 (2.41%) Windows NT
18 16 (2.27%) VMS
19 15 (2.12%) Windows Vista
20 14 (1.98%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (30.59%) ITIL
2 61 (8.64%) Mentoring
3 59 (8.36%) Service Delivery
4 55 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 55 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
5 50 (7.08%) DevOps
6 49 (6.94%) Change Management
6 49 (6.94%) Project Management
7 44 (6.23%) Capacity Planning
8 43 (6.09%) Load Balancing
9 41 (5.81%) Configuration Management
10 39 (5.52%) High Availability
11 38 (5.38%) E-Commerce
12 37 (5.24%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (5.10%) Migration
13 36 (5.10%) Service Management
14 30 (4.25%) Change Control
15 27 (3.82%) Virtual Infrastructure
16 25 (3.54%) Problem Management
16 25 (3.54%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 125 (17.71%) PowerShell
2 123 (17.42%) SQL
3 73 (10.34%) Perl
4 48 (6.80%) Python
5 43 (6.09%) Bash Shell
6 41 (5.81%) Java
7 28 (3.97%) C
8 22 (3.12%) C#
9 20 (2.83%) Shell Script
10 18 (2.55%) C++
11 15 (2.12%) Ruby
12 12 (1.70%) PHP
13 11 (1.56%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.56%) VBScript
14 10 (1.42%) Bourne shell
14 10 (1.42%) C-shell
15 8 (1.13%) AWK
15 8 (1.13%) sed
16 6 (0.85%) VB
17 4 (0.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 105 (14.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 102 (14.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 70 (9.92%) Degree
4 69 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (9.49%) Security Cleared
6 60 (8.50%) MCSE
7 56 (7.93%) CCNA
8 44 (6.23%) SC Cleared
9 40 (5.67%) MCITP
10 35 (4.96%) CCNP
11 34 (4.82%) MCP
12 32 (4.53%) RHCE
13 30 (4.25%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (4.11%) DV Cleared
15 27 (3.82%) Citrix Certification
16 23 (3.26%) MCSA
17 22 (3.12%) CCA
18 14 (1.98%) MOS
19 12 (1.70%) MCTS
20 11 (1.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (11.33%) SLA
2 27 (3.82%) QA
3 17 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (2.12%) HIPAA
4 15 (2.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.27%) SAS 70
6 6 (0.85%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.42%) ISO22301
System Software
1 485 (68.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 399 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 209 (29.60%) vSphere
4 146 (20.68%) Hyper-V
5 118 (16.71%) XenApp
6 99 (14.02%) VMware ESXi
7 54 (7.65%) Virtual Servers
8 44 (6.23%) XenDesktop
9 36 (5.10%) VMware Workstation
10 33 (4.67%) Terminal Services
11 29 (4.11%) NFS
11 29 (4.11%) vCloud
12 27 (3.82%) XenServer
13 26 (3.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 24 (3.40%) Firmware
15 20 (2.83%) Docker
16 15 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
17 11 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
17 11 (1.56%) Postfix
18 10 (1.42%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 124 (17.56%) SCCM
2 64 (9.07%) Backup Exec
3 53 (7.51%) SCOM
4 49 (6.94%) NetBackup
4 49 (6.94%) WSUS
5 43 (6.09%) Nagios
6 42 (5.95%) Puppet
7 30 (4.25%) vMotion
8 28 (3.97%) Norton AntiVirus
8 28 (3.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 26 (3.68%) Microsoft Clustering
10 20 (2.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 16 (2.27%) Kibana
11 16 (2.27%) Tivoli
11 16 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 16 (2.27%) WMI
12 15 (2.12%) BMC PATROL
12 15 (2.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 14 (1.98%) Perfmon
14 13 (1.84%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 705 (99.86%) VMware
2 346 (49.01%) Microsoft
3 244 (34.56%) Cisco
4 230 (32.58%) Citrix
5 158 (22.38%) HP
6 119 (16.86%) Red Hat
7 106 (15.01%) NetApp
8 104 (14.73%) Oracle
9 84 (11.90%) Symantec
10 82 (11.61%) EMC
11 59 (8.36%) Dell
12 48 (6.80%) IBM
13 42 (5.95%) Veeam
14 40 (5.67%) SolarWinds
15 32 (4.53%) Veritas
16 30 (4.25%) CheckPoint
17 27 (3.82%) SonicWALL
18 25 (3.54%) CommVault
18 25 (3.54%) Qualys
19 21 (2.97%) Juniper
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £24k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £50 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Sale
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus profit and performance related
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago