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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 625 445 419
Rank change year-on-year
-180 -26
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 312 624 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 2.64% 4.91% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 277 480 629
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
11838 12705 11961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.29% 12.35% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10082 10511 10110
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -106 133 £50,000 - 14
South East -2 95 £40,000 -10.11% 10
East of England -36 32 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Midlands -24 20 £30,000 -11.76% 3
South West -3 18 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Yorkshire -58 9 £47,500 +26.66% 2
East Midlands +9 4 £33,000 -10.20% 1
North West +14 2 £39,500 -4.24% 1
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 712 (99.58%) VMware
2 545 (76.22%) Windows
3 456 (63.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 415 (58.04%) Active Directory
5 397 (55.52%) Microsoft
6 350 (48.95%) Windows Server
7 300 (41.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 274 (38.32%) MS Exchange
9 256 (35.80%) SAN
10 242 (33.85%) Linux
11 224 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 222 (31.05%) Cisco
13 215 (30.07%) Firewall
14 213 (29.79%) Citrix
15 209 (29.23%) vSphere
16 191 (26.71%) ITIL
17 179 (25.03%) HP
18 173 (24.20%) Windows Server 2003
19 165 (23.08%) SQL Server
20 156 (21.82%) DNS
21 148 (20.70%) Exchange Server 2010
22 138 (19.30%) MS Excel
22 138 (19.30%) Finance
23 131 (18.32%) EMC
23 131 (18.32%) Hyper-V
24 127 (17.76%) VMware ESXi
25 122 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
26 120 (16.78%) SQL
27 117 (16.36%) PowerShell
28 115 (16.08%) 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
1 274 (38.32%) MS Exchange
2 148 (20.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 96 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 81 (11.33%) IIS
5 64 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 59 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 43 (6.01%) Skype for Business
8 37 (5.17%) Apache
9 30 (4.20%) SharePoint
10 28 (3.92%) Tomcat
11 19 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2000
12 17 (2.38%) JBoss
13 16 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 14 (1.96%) OpenStack
15 11 (1.54%) nginx
15 11 (1.54%) WebSphere
16 10 (1.40%) WebLogic
17 5 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
18 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
18 4 (0.56%) TWiki
Applications
1 138 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 76 (10.63%) MS Office
3 8 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.92%) Office 365
3 20 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.24%) SaaS
5 14 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.96%) OpenShift
6 7 (0.98%) IaaS
7 5 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (0.70%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.70%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.56%) GitHub
9 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.28%) PaaS
10 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 256 (35.80%) SAN
2 215 (30.07%) Firewall
3 156 (21.82%) DNS
4 115 (16.08%) DHCP
5 101 (14.13%) NAS
6 96 (13.43%) LAN
7 86 (12.03%) TCP/IP
8 78 (10.91%) WAN
9 65 (9.09%) iSCSI
10 62 (8.67%) VPN
11 51 (7.13%) Fibre Channel
11 51 (7.13%) VLAN
12 35 (4.90%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (4.20%) Cisco IOS
14 25 (3.50%) NetScaler
15 24 (3.36%) SSL
16 23 (3.22%) Internet
17 22 (3.08%) FCoE
18 21 (2.94%) SMTP
19 20 (2.80%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 55 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (4.48%) MySQL
5 22 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (0.98%) Power BI
8 7 (0.98%) PowerPivot
8 7 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.70%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.56%) Couchbase
11 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (1.68%) AQtime
1 12 (1.68%) WebLOAD
2 10 (1.40%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.12%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (0.84%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.84%) PHPUnit
4 6 (0.84%) Selenium
5 5 (0.70%) Maven
5 5 (0.70%) Subversion
6 4 (0.56%) Bugzilla
6 4 (0.56%) GitLab
6 4 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.28%) JIRA
8 1 (0.14%) Ant
8 1 (0.14%) Hudson
8 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.14%) WinDbg
General
1 138 (19.30%) Finance
2 31 (4.34%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.94%) Advertising
3 21 (2.94%) Retail
4 20 (2.80%) Banking
5 19 (2.66%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.68%) Back Office
7 9 (1.26%) Legal
8 8 (1.12%) Games
8 8 (1.12%) Law
9 7 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.84%) Electronics
11 4 (0.56%) Billing
11 4 (0.56%) Publishing
12 2 (0.28%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Marketing
13 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 125 (17.48%) VMware Engineer
2 117 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 115 (16.08%) Support Engineer
4 99 (13.85%) Analyst
5 72 (10.07%) 3rd Line Support
6 68 (9.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 61 (8.53%) Support Analyst
8 60 (8.39%) Systems Engineer
9 54 (7.55%) Technical Support
10 44 (6.15%) Architect
10 44 (6.15%) IT Support
10 44 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
11 41 (5.73%) Server Engineer
12 40 (5.59%) Administrator
12 40 (5.59%) VMware Support Engineer
13 39 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 37 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
15 36 (5.03%) Consultant
16 35 (4.90%) Exchange Engineer
17 33 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.62%) Web Services
2 31 (4.34%) LAMP
3 26 (3.64%) .NET
3 26 (3.64%) Software Packaging
4 16 (2.24%) Middleware
5 12 (1.68%) MAPI
6 9 (1.26%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (0.98%) MDX
8 6 (0.84%) Behat
9 5 (0.70%) Django
10 4 (0.56%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (0.56%) MCollective
10 4 (0.56%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (0.56%) Sass
10 4 (0.56%) Sensu
11 3 (0.42%) Flash
11 3 (0.42%) MSMQ
11 3 (0.42%) Silverlight
12 2 (0.28%) EDI
12 2 (0.28%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 96 (13.43%) Data Centre
2 67 (9.37%) EMC VNX
3 61 (8.53%) Clustering
4 48 (6.71%) Computer Science
5 45 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (4.62%) Replication
7 23 (3.22%) EMC VMAX
8 19 (2.66%) Mathematics
9 18 (2.52%) Blackberry
9 18 (2.52%) Hedge funds
10 17 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
10 17 (2.38%) VCE vBlock
11 15 (2.10%) EMC VNXe
12 12 (1.68%) EqualLogic
13 11 (1.54%) Fat Client
13 11 (1.54%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.54%) Thin Client
14 8 (1.12%) CLARiiON
14 8 (1.12%) HP Storage
14 8 (1.12%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 545 (76.22%) Windows
2 350 (48.95%) Windows Server
3 300 (41.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 242 (33.85%) Linux
5 224 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 173 (24.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 85 (11.89%) Windows 7
8 74 (10.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 66 (9.23%) Unix
10 42 (5.87%) Windows 8
10 42 (5.87%) Windows XP
11 39 (5.45%) Windows 2000
12 29 (4.06%) Solaris
13 20 (2.80%) CentOS
13 20 (2.80%) Windows Vista
14 18 (2.52%) Windows 2000 Server
15 16 (2.24%) AIX
16 15 (2.10%) VMS
17 13 (1.82%) Windows 10
18 12 (1.68%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (26.71%) ITIL
2 68 (9.51%) Capacity Planning
3 67 (9.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 60 (8.39%) Mentoring
5 57 (7.97%) Service Management
6 55 (7.69%) Migration
7 51 (7.13%) Change Management
8 50 (6.99%) Presales
9 44 (6.15%) Project Management
10 34 (4.76%) E-Commerce
11 33 (4.62%) Problem Management
12 31 (4.34%) Service Delivery
13 29 (4.06%) High Availability
14 28 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
15 27 (3.78%) DevOps
15 27 (3.78%) Root Cause Analysis
16 25 (3.50%) Infrastructure Management
16 25 (3.50%) PRINCE2
16 25 (3.50%) Server Building
17 24 (3.36%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (16.78%) SQL
2 117 (16.36%) PowerShell
3 83 (11.61%) Perl
4 66 (9.23%) Python
5 44 (6.15%) Bash Shell
5 44 (6.15%) Java
6 40 (5.59%) Ruby
7 30 (4.20%) C
8 25 (3.50%) Shell Script
9 19 (2.66%) AWK
9 19 (2.66%) sed
10 17 (2.38%) C++
10 17 (2.38%) VB
11 14 (1.96%) PHP
12 13 (1.82%) C#
13 11 (1.54%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.40%) VBScript
15 7 (0.98%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 7 (0.98%) Korn
16 4 (0.56%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 122 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (13.15%) MCSE
3 93 (13.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 84 (11.75%) Degree
5 66 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (8.11%) CCNA
7 53 (7.41%) MCP
8 48 (6.71%) Security Cleared
9 43 (6.01%) MCSA
10 40 (5.59%) MCITP
11 38 (5.31%) SC Cleared
12 32 (4.48%) VCP5
13 22 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
13 22 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
14 21 (2.94%) CCNP
14 21 (2.94%) RHCE
14 21 (2.94%) RHCT
15 20 (2.80%) DV Cleared
16 19 (2.66%) CCA
17 12 (1.68%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (11.19%) SLA
2 44 (6.15%) QA
3 10 (1.40%) SAS 70
4 4 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 456 (63.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 415 (58.04%) Active Directory
3 209 (29.23%) vSphere
4 131 (18.32%) Hyper-V
5 127 (17.76%) VMware ESXi
6 106 (14.83%) XenApp
7 54 (7.55%) NFS
8 49 (6.85%) VMware Workstation
9 41 (5.73%) XenDesktop
10 25 (3.50%) vCloud
11 21 (2.94%) XenServer
12 18 (2.52%) Firmware
12 18 (2.52%) Terminal Services
13 16 (2.24%) Xen
14 11 (1.54%) Docker
14 11 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 10 (1.40%) ISA Server
16 9 (1.26%) Forefront TMG
17 8 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
18 7 (0.98%) KVM
Systems Management
1 100 (13.99%) SCCM
2 71 (9.93%) Backup Exec
3 50 (6.99%) vMotion
4 48 (6.71%) NetBackup
5 41 (5.73%) WSUS
6 40 (5.59%) SCOM
7 32 (4.48%) Puppet
8 31 (4.34%) Norton AntiVirus
9 26 (3.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 25 (3.50%) Tivoli
10 25 (3.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 16 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
11 16 (2.24%) Nagios
12 14 (1.96%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 13 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 12 (1.68%) Perfmon
15 10 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
16 8 (1.12%) HP SIM
17 7 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 712 (99.58%) VMware
2 397 (55.52%) Microsoft
3 222 (31.05%) Cisco
4 213 (29.79%) Citrix
5 179 (25.03%) HP
6 131 (18.32%) EMC
7 115 (16.08%) NetApp
8 100 (13.99%) Red Hat
9 90 (12.59%) Oracle
10 76 (10.63%) Symantec
11 67 (9.37%) Dell
12 65 (9.09%) IBM
13 28 (3.92%) Brocade
13 28 (3.92%) Juniper
14 26 (3.64%) Qualys
14 26 (3.64%) Veeam
15 19 (2.66%) Intel Security
16 18 (2.52%) CommVault
16 18 (2.52%) Remedy
17 17 (2.38%) SonicWALL
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Concept Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Bemnefitys Pack
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
O'Connell Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified : Excellent Compensation and Benefits package on offer
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Open Energi
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus profit and performance related
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago