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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 520 513 413
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -100
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 393 494 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.48% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 3.64% 4.35% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 336 420 588
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £38,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -4.93%
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
10788 11353 12477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.07% 11.12% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9086 9559 10396
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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 29 September 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 29 September 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
South East +48 131 £45,000 +12.50% 9
London +9 123 £60,000 +26.31% 14
Yorkshire -13 33 £36,250 +2.11% 2
South West -4 30 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East of England -4 27 £45,000 -18.18% 2
East Midlands +29 18 £32,500 +6.55%
North West -3 14 £55,000 +24.64% 1
West Midlands -24 14 £31,250 -21.87% 2
North East +10 3 £38,750 +70.70%
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 714 (100.00%) VMware
2 519 (72.69%) Windows
3 484 (67.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 364 (50.98%) Windows Server
5 361 (50.56%) Active Directory
6 330 (46.22%) Microsoft
7 253 (35.43%) Cisco
7 253 (35.43%) Linux
8 244 (34.17%) MS Exchange
9 239 (33.47%) SAN
10 238 (33.33%) Firewall
11 234 (32.77%) ITIL
12 233 (32.63%) Citrix
13 228 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 213 (29.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 211 (29.55%) vSphere
16 197 (27.59%) DNS
17 162 (22.69%) WAN
18 160 (22.41%) HP
19 150 (21.01%) Data Centre
20 148 (20.73%) TCP/IP
21 140 (19.61%) PowerShell
22 139 (19.47%) Finance
23 136 (19.05%) SCCM
24 133 (18.63%) Hyper-V
25 130 (18.21%) Windows Server 2003
26 125 (17.51%) LAN
27 124 (17.37%) Red Hat
28 122 (17.09%) SQL Server
29 121 (16.95%) 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
1 244 (34.17%) MS Exchange
2 91 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 85 (11.90%) IIS
4 67 (9.38%) Apache
5 59 (8.26%) Skype for Business
6 57 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 52 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 41 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 39 (5.46%) nginx
10 33 (4.62%) SharePoint
10 33 (4.62%) Tomcat
11 24 (3.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 21 (2.94%) JBoss
13 18 (2.52%) WebLogic
14 15 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (2.10%) WebSphere
15 10 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2000
17 5 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
17 5 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 101 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.46%) MS Office
3 8 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (12.04%) Office 365
2 49 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (5.04%) SaaS
4 27 (3.78%) OpenShift
5 25 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (2.66%) IBM Cloud
7 16 (2.24%) PaaS
8 11 (1.54%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.70%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.56%) IaaS
12 3 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 239 (33.47%) SAN
2 238 (33.33%) Firewall
3 197 (27.59%) DNS
4 162 (22.69%) WAN
5 148 (20.73%) TCP/IP
6 125 (17.51%) LAN
7 121 (16.95%) DHCP
8 73 (10.22%) MPLS
9 65 (9.10%) NAS
10 61 (8.54%) VLAN
11 57 (7.98%) VPN
12 45 (6.30%) Cisco ASA
13 44 (6.16%) Internet
14 43 (6.02%) VoIP
15 40 (5.60%) Wi-Fi
16 38 (5.32%) Remote Desktop
17 35 (4.90%) SMTP
18 33 (4.62%) iSCSI
19 31 (4.34%) Wireless
20 29 (4.06%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.56%) MySQL
3 48 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 23 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (1.68%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.40%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (1.40%) MariaDB
10 10 (1.40%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (0.70%) OLAP
11 5 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.70%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (2.38%) Subversion
3 15 (2.10%) Vagrant
4 12 (1.68%) JIRA
5 11 (1.54%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (0.98%) Redmine
8 5 (0.70%) AQtime
8 5 (0.70%) WebLOAD
9 4 (0.56%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.42%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.28%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.28%) MSI
11 2 (0.28%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.14%) GitLab
12 1 (0.14%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 139 (19.47%) Finance
2 54 (7.56%) Retail
3 27 (3.78%) Banking
4 19 (2.66%) Games
5 18 (2.52%) French Language
6 15 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.96%) Online Betting
8 11 (1.54%) Back Office
9 9 (1.26%) Publishing
10 5 (0.70%) Billing
10 5 (0.70%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.56%) Marketing
12 3 (0.42%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.28%) Advertising
13 2 (0.28%) Electronics
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Law
14 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 150 (21.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 83 (11.62%) Support Engineer
3 79 (11.06%) Linux Engineer
4 76 (10.64%) Windows Engineer
5 71 (9.94%) Administrator
6 70 (9.80%) VMware Engineer
7 63 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
8 58 (8.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 55 (7.70%) Analyst
10 51 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 45 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support
12 39 (5.46%) Consultant
13 36 (5.04%) Server Engineer
14 33 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
15 32 (4.48%) IT Support
16 31 (4.34%) DBA
16 31 (4.34%) Linux Support
16 31 (4.34%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 31 (4.34%) SQL DBA
17 30 (4.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (6.30%) Web Services
2 36 (5.04%) LAMP
3 30 (4.20%) .NET
4 24 (3.36%) JSON
5 22 (3.08%) SOAP
6 19 (2.66%) LEMP Stack
7 9 (1.26%) Software Packaging
8 6 (0.84%) MAPI
8 6 (0.84%) Middleware
9 5 (0.70%) REST
10 4 (0.56%) XML
11 3 (0.42%) COM
11 3 (0.42%) ELK Stack
12 2 (0.28%) Apache Flex
12 2 (0.28%) Buildbot
12 2 (0.28%) JMS
12 2 (0.28%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (0.28%) XSD
12 2 (0.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 150 (21.01%) Data Centre
2 76 (10.64%) Clustering
3 34 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.06%) Replication
5 28 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 24 (3.36%) EMC VNX
7 22 (3.08%) Blackberry
8 19 (2.66%) PKI
9 18 (2.52%) Management Information System
10 17 (2.38%) VCE vBlock
11 16 (2.24%) Hedge funds
11 16 (2.24%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.82%) Driving Licence
13 10 (1.40%) Fat Client
13 10 (1.40%) Thin Client
14 9 (1.26%) Cybercrime
15 8 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.12%) Smartphone
16 7 (0.98%) HP Storage
17 6 (0.84%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 519 (72.69%) Windows
2 364 (50.98%) Windows Server
3 253 (35.43%) Linux
4 228 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 213 (29.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 130 (18.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 69 (9.66%) Windows 7
8 67 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 62 (8.68%) Unix
10 50 (7.00%) CentOS
11 48 (6.72%) Solaris
12 44 (6.16%) Windows 8
13 26 (3.64%) Windows 10
14 21 (2.94%) Windows XP
15 20 (2.80%) Windows 2000
16 19 (2.66%) Windows 2000 Server
17 18 (2.52%) Windows NT
18 17 (2.38%) Fedora
19 15 (2.10%) AIX
20 14 (1.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (32.77%) ITIL
2 69 (9.66%) DevOps
3 63 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 59 (8.26%) Mentoring
5 57 (7.98%) High Availability
6 55 (7.70%) Service Delivery
7 48 (6.72%) Change Management
7 48 (6.72%) Performance Tuning
8 47 (6.58%) Load Balancing
9 45 (6.30%) Configuration Management
9 45 (6.30%) Migration
10 44 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (6.16%) Project Management
11 40 (5.60%) E-Commerce
12 38 (5.32%) Change Control
13 36 (5.04%) Business Continuity
14 35 (4.90%) ITIL V3
15 34 (4.76%) Problem Management
16 32 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
17 31 (4.34%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (19.61%) PowerShell
2 112 (15.69%) SQL
3 67 (9.38%) Perl
4 50 (7.00%) Bash Shell
5 43 (6.02%) Python
6 38 (5.32%) C
7 35 (4.90%) Java
8 19 (2.66%) PHP
9 15 (2.10%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.96%) C#
11 12 (1.68%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.54%) Ruby
12 11 (1.54%) VBScript
13 10 (1.40%) Bourne shell
13 10 (1.40%) C-shell
14 9 (1.26%) Korn
15 7 (0.98%) C++
16 2 (0.28%) VB
17 1 (0.14%) AWK
17 1 (0.14%) sed
Qualifications
1 108 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (14.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 76 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (9.10%) CCNA
5 63 (8.82%) MCSE
6 62 (8.68%) Degree
7 55 (7.70%) Security Cleared
8 45 (6.30%) CCNP
9 41 (5.74%) MCITP
10 33 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
11 31 (4.34%) RHCE
12 27 (3.78%) Citrix Certification
13 25 (3.50%) DV Cleared
13 25 (3.50%) MCSA
14 23 (3.22%) MCP
15 22 (3.08%) SC Cleared
16 21 (2.94%) CCA
17 18 (2.52%) RHCSA
18 12 (1.68%) CISSP
18 12 (1.68%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.68%) SLA
2 28 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (2.80%) HIPAA
3 20 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.68%) QA
5 10 (1.40%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.98%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.42%) ISO22301
System Software
1 484 (67.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 361 (50.56%) Active Directory
3 211 (29.55%) vSphere
4 133 (18.63%) Hyper-V
5 118 (16.53%) XenApp
6 78 (10.92%) Virtual Servers
7 76 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
8 41 (5.74%) Terminal Services
9 38 (5.32%) XenDesktop
10 32 (4.48%) vCloud
11 29 (4.06%) Docker
12 27 (3.78%) NFS
12 27 (3.78%) VMware Workstation
13 23 (3.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 22 (3.08%) XenServer
15 18 (2.52%) Postfix
16 17 (2.38%) Sendmail
17 16 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
18 13 (1.82%) Firmware
19 12 (1.68%) iptables
Systems Management
1 136 (19.05%) SCCM
2 70 (9.80%) SCOM
3 52 (7.28%) WSUS
4 50 (7.00%) Nagios
5 45 (6.30%) Backup Exec
5 45 (6.30%) Puppet
6 41 (5.74%) vMotion
7 37 (5.18%) NetBackup
8 31 (4.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 23 (3.22%) BMC PATROL
9 23 (3.22%) Kibana
10 21 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 20 (2.80%) Microsoft Clustering
11 20 (2.80%) WMI
12 17 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
12 17 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (2.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 15 (2.10%) yum
15 13 (1.82%) Cacti
16 12 (1.68%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 714 (100.00%) VMware
2 330 (46.22%) Microsoft
3 253 (35.43%) Cisco
4 233 (32.63%) Citrix
5 160 (22.41%) HP
6 124 (17.37%) Red Hat
7 107 (14.99%) Oracle
8 91 (12.75%) NetApp
9 64 (8.96%) EMC
10 58 (8.12%) Dell
11 55 (7.70%) SolarWinds
12 54 (7.56%) Symantec
13 48 (6.72%) Veeam
14 43 (6.02%) CheckPoint
15 32 (4.48%) IBM
16 29 (4.06%) Veritas
17 26 (3.64%) Qualys
17 26 (3.64%) ServiceNow
18 25 (3.50%) Mitel
19 23 (3.22%) BMC
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £0.00 - £50000 per annum + on call + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 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: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum dependent on experience. + Bens!
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits and Discounts!! :)
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ipreo
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent please discuss
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £70,000 plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 days ago