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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
UK / England
Rank 579 535 444
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -91
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 238 399 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.43% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 2.45% 3.53% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 182 338 524
Median salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.60% +3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%

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
9714 11301 12493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.28% 12.11% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8082 9620 10654
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -15 95 £55,000 +10.00% 14
South East -9 58 £52,500 +14.13% 8
Yorkshire +22 24 £42,500 +14.86% 1
South West +24 18 £35,000 -9.09% 1
East of England +16 17 £33,000 -22.35%
North West -9 12 £43,750 +75.00% 1
East Midlands +5 8 £33,500 -23.86%
West Midlands +4 6 £33,500 -16.25%
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 592 (100.00%) VMware
2 418 (70.61%) Windows
3 398 (67.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 305 (51.52%) Active Directory
5 287 (48.48%) Windows Server
6 264 (44.59%) Microsoft
7 223 (37.67%) MS Exchange
8 218 (36.82%) Firewall
9 214 (36.15%) Cisco
10 199 (33.61%) Linux
11 194 (32.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 193 (32.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 192 (32.43%) SAN
14 177 (29.90%) ITIL
15 170 (28.72%) Citrix
15 170 (28.72%) DNS
16 146 (24.66%) WAN
17 144 (24.32%) SQL Server
18 129 (21.79%) PowerShell
19 123 (20.78%) Data Centre
20 113 (19.09%) LAN
21 112 (18.92%) HP
22 105 (17.74%) SQL
23 104 (17.57%) Office 365
24 101 (17.06%) Windows Server 2003
25 100 (16.89%) vSphere
26 96 (16.22%) DHCP
27 95 (16.05%) TCP/IP
27 95 (16.05%) Hyper-V
28 92 (15.54%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 223 (37.67%) MS Exchange
2 92 (15.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (12.50%) IIS
4 46 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 46 (7.77%) SharePoint
5 41 (6.93%) Skype for Business
6 35 (5.91%) Apache
7 33 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (3.72%) nginx
10 18 (3.04%) Tomcat
11 15 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (1.69%) WebSphere
14 8 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
15 7 (1.18%) JBoss
15 7 (1.18%) WebLogic
16 6 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
18 4 (0.68%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 80 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.04%) MS Office
3 15 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.03%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 104 (17.57%) Office 365
2 63 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (3.72%) PaaS
5 17 (2.87%) IBM Cloud
5 17 (2.87%) SaaS
6 13 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (2.20%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (1.18%) IaaS
8 7 (1.18%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.84%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.34%) G Suite
11 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 218 (36.82%) Firewall
2 192 (32.43%) SAN
3 170 (28.72%) DNS
4 146 (24.66%) WAN
5 113 (19.09%) LAN
6 96 (16.22%) DHCP
7 95 (16.05%) TCP/IP
8 69 (11.66%) MPLS
9 66 (11.15%) VPN
10 64 (10.81%) NAS
11 47 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
11 47 (7.94%) VoIP
12 41 (6.93%) VLAN
13 36 (6.08%) Remote Desktop
14 35 (5.91%) Internet
15 31 (5.24%) LDAP
16 30 (5.07%) SSL
17 29 (4.90%) Wireless
18 27 (4.56%) Wi-Fi
19 26 (4.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (6.08%) MySQL
4 29 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (3.89%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.20%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (1.69%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.52%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.01%) MariaDB
12 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.51%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (2.36%) JIRA
2 13 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.03%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.86%) Redmine
5 6 (1.01%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.01%) Subversion
5 6 (1.01%) Vagrant
5 6 (1.01%) WebLOAD
6 5 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.68%) AQtime
8 3 (0.51%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.34%) Buildbot
9 2 (0.34%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 86 (14.53%) Finance
2 54 (9.12%) Retail
3 26 (4.39%) Games
4 20 (3.38%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.03%) Online Betting
7 10 (1.69%) Advertising
8 8 (1.35%) French Language
9 6 (1.01%) Back Office
9 6 (1.01%) Banking
10 5 (0.84%) Legal
10 5 (0.84%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.51%) Electronics
11 3 (0.51%) Marketing
12 2 (0.34%) Law
12 2 (0.34%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 134 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 77 (13.01%) Support Engineer
3 72 (12.16%) VMware Engineer
4 64 (10.81%) Administrator
5 60 (10.14%) Windows Engineer
6 52 (8.78%) Architect
7 50 (8.45%) Linux Engineer
8 47 (7.94%) Analyst
9 43 (7.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 36 (6.08%) Infrastructure Support
11 35 (5.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 32 (5.41%) IT Support
12 32 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
13 31 (5.24%) Windows Support Engineer
14 29 (4.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 29 (4.90%) VMware Support Engineer
15 28 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support
16 27 (4.56%) Senior VMware Engineer
16 27 (4.56%) Team Leader
17 26 (4.39%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.09%) Web Services
2 15 (2.53%) LAMP
3 13 (2.20%) JSON
3 13 (2.20%) Software Packaging
4 10 (1.69%) .NET
4 10 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (1.69%) SOAP
5 8 (1.35%) MAPI
6 6 (1.01%) REST
7 5 (0.84%) EDI
7 5 (0.84%) XML
8 4 (0.68%) Middleware
9 3 (0.51%) JMS
9 3 (0.51%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.51%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.51%) XSD
9 3 (0.51%) XSLT
10 2 (0.34%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.34%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 123 (20.78%) Data Centre
2 46 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (6.93%) Clustering
4 31 (5.24%) Replication
5 25 (4.22%) PKI
6 22 (3.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 19 (3.21%) Computer Science
8 18 (3.04%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.70%) Mathematics
10 14 (2.36%) VCE vBlock
11 13 (2.20%) EMC VNX
11 13 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (2.03%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.69%) Cybercrime
14 8 (1.35%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.35%) HP Storage
15 7 (1.18%) Driving Licence
15 7 (1.18%) Private Cloud
16 5 (0.84%) iPad
16 5 (0.84%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 418 (70.61%) Windows
2 287 (48.48%) Windows Server
3 199 (33.61%) Linux
4 194 (32.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 193 (32.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 101 (17.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 61 (10.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 53 (8.95%) Unix
9 52 (8.78%) Windows 7
10 39 (6.59%) Windows 8
11 37 (6.25%) CentOS
12 36 (6.08%) Solaris
12 36 (6.08%) Windows 10
13 14 (2.36%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.86%) Windows 2000
14 11 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (1.69%) VMS
15 10 (1.69%) Windows NT
16 9 (1.52%) Mac OS X
17 8 (1.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (29.90%) ITIL
2 83 (14.02%) High Availability
3 64 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 54 (9.12%) ITIL V3
5 53 (8.95%) Change Management
6 49 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (7.43%) Project Management
8 41 (6.93%) Problem Management
9 40 (6.76%) Service Delivery
10 36 (6.08%) DevOps
10 36 (6.08%) Load Balancing
10 36 (6.08%) Mentoring
11 35 (5.91%) Incident Management
12 32 (5.41%) Information Security
12 32 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
12 32 (5.41%) Migration
12 32 (5.41%) Server Building
12 32 (5.41%) Service Management
13 31 (5.24%) E-Commerce
14 30 (5.07%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 129 (21.79%) PowerShell
2 105 (17.74%) SQL
3 38 (6.42%) C
4 37 (6.25%) Perl
5 30 (5.07%) Bash Shell
6 16 (2.70%) VBScript
7 14 (2.36%) Python
8 11 (1.86%) Korn
8 11 (1.86%) PHP
9 9 (1.52%) Java
9 9 (1.52%) VB
10 8 (1.35%) C++
11 7 (1.18%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.84%) C#
13 4 (0.68%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 92 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (10.47%) CCNA
4 58 (9.80%) MCSE
5 56 (9.46%) Degree
6 43 (7.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 37 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 31 (5.24%) MCSA
9 27 (4.56%) MCITP
10 26 (4.39%) CCNP
11 24 (4.05%) DV Cleared
12 20 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (2.87%) CISSP
14 15 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
14 15 (2.53%) RHCE
15 14 (2.36%) MCP
16 11 (1.86%) GIAC
16 11 (1.86%) Linux+ Certification
16 11 (1.86%) Network+ Certification
16 11 (1.86%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.91%) SLA
2 30 (5.07%) PCI DSS
3 22 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.18%) HIPAA
4 7 (1.18%) QA
4 7 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) GMP
System Software
1 398 (67.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 305 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 100 (16.89%) vSphere
4 95 (16.05%) Hyper-V
5 78 (13.18%) XenApp
6 58 (9.80%) Virtual Servers
7 53 (8.95%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (5.41%) NFS
9 30 (5.07%) XenDesktop
10 29 (4.90%) Terminal Services
11 20 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
11 20 (3.38%) VMware Workstation
12 19 (3.21%) XenServer
13 18 (3.04%) Docker
14 16 (2.70%) vCloud
15 13 (2.20%) Samba
16 12 (2.03%) ISA Server
16 12 (2.03%) VMware Server
17 11 (1.86%) Forefront TMG
18 10 (1.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 89 (15.03%) SCCM
2 58 (9.80%) SCOM
3 41 (6.93%) Puppet
4 39 (6.59%) Nagios
5 37 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 37 (6.25%) vMotion
6 27 (4.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 26 (4.39%) Cisco CUCM
8 19 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (2.87%) Ansible
9 17 (2.87%) Backup Exec
9 17 (2.87%) BMC PATROL
9 17 (2.87%) WSUS
10 13 (2.20%) WMI
11 11 (1.86%) NetBackup
12 10 (1.69%) Cacti
12 10 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
13 9 (1.52%) Kibana
13 9 (1.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 592 (100.00%) VMware
2 264 (44.59%) Microsoft
3 214 (36.15%) Cisco
4 170 (28.72%) Citrix
5 112 (18.92%) HP
6 76 (12.84%) Oracle
7 71 (11.99%) Red Hat
8 57 (9.63%) NetApp
9 49 (8.28%) CheckPoint
10 37 (6.25%) EMC
11 35 (5.91%) Palo Alto
12 33 (5.57%) Dell
13 32 (5.41%) SolarWinds
14 24 (4.05%) Veeam
15 23 (3.89%) Mitel
16 19 (3.21%) Imperva
16 19 (3.21%) LogLogic
17 17 (2.87%) Apple
17 17 (2.87%) BMC
17 17 (2.87%) Meraki
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Paid Certs etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £70,000 plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £46000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Overtime, Vendor T
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits and Discounts!! :)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
World Fuel Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum pension, medical insurance, profit a
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 17 days ago
Billingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Abingdon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum pension, medical insurance, profit a
Posted: 17 days ago