The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 514 504 463
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -41
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 409 469 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 3.27% 4.07% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 351 372 393
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.35% +13.33%
VMware ESXi
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
12493 11529 10420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.09% 10.25% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10366 9712 8799
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the England region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in England

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in England

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +39 218 £45,750 +1.66% 15
South East -31 87 £42,500 -5.55% 6
East of England +6 35 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Yorkshire -31 22 £36,000 +12.50% 5
South West -7 21 £40,000 -11.11% 4
North West +7 12 £40,000 -3.03% 3
East Midlands +16 7 £36,000 +2.85%
West Midlands -18 7 £31,500 +0.80% 2
North East - 1 £32,500 -
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESXi.

1 873 (95.51%) VMware
2 747 (81.73%) Windows
3 619 (67.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 535 (58.53%) Microsoft
5 497 (54.38%) Active Directory
6 443 (48.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 404 (44.20%) SAN
8 339 (37.09%) Cisco
9 331 (36.21%) DNS
10 316 (34.57%) MS Exchange
11 310 (33.92%) Citrix
12 293 (32.06%) vSphere
13 291 (31.84%) Linux
13 291 (31.84%) SQL Server
14 283 (30.96%) Windows Server 2012
15 275 (30.09%) Firewall
16 273 (29.87%) Windows Server 2003
16 273 (29.87%) Microsoft Certification
17 243 (26.59%) MS Excel
18 221 (24.18%) TCP/IP
19 217 (23.74%) PowerShell
20 212 (23.19%) Hyper-V
21 204 (22.32%) DHCP
22 198 (21.66%) HP
23 194 (21.23%) SCCM
24 190 (20.79%) ITIL
25 189 (20.68%) Exchange Server 2010
26 179 (19.58%) MCSE
27 177 (19.37%) MS Office
28 171 (18.71%) SQL

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 316 (34.57%) MS Exchange
2 189 (20.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 166 (18.16%) IIS
4 150 (16.41%) SharePoint
5 131 (14.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 130 (14.22%) Lync
7 77 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 73 (7.99%) SharePoint 2013
9 69 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 60 (6.56%) Apache
11 59 (6.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 44 (4.81%) nginx
13 34 (3.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 30 (3.28%) Tomcat
15 24 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
15 24 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
16 15 (1.64%) MS Project Server
17 10 (1.09%) JBoss
18 9 (0.98%) IBM Notes
19 5 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 243 (26.59%) MS Excel
2 177 (19.37%) MS Office
3 20 (2.19%) InfoPath
4 19 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (2.74%) Dynamics GP
2 19 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.98%) Sophis RISQUE
4 7 (0.77%) Maximo
5 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.22%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 98 (10.72%) Office 365
2 55 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (3.50%) SaaS
6 28 (3.06%) IaaS
7 9 (0.98%) GitHub
8 8 (0.88%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.44%) PaaS
10 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.33%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.33%) Route 53
11 2 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.22%) Heroku
12 1 (0.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 404 (44.20%) SAN
2 331 (36.21%) DNS
3 275 (30.09%) Firewall
4 221 (24.18%) TCP/IP
5 204 (22.32%) DHCP
6 133 (14.55%) WAN
7 107 (11.71%) LAN
8 102 (11.16%) VLAN
9 94 (10.28%) VPN
10 84 (9.19%) Internet
11 83 (9.08%) iSCSI
12 75 (8.21%) NAS
13 46 (5.03%) VoIP
14 44 (4.81%) Cisco ASA
15 43 (4.70%) Wireless
16 38 (4.16%) NetScaler
17 34 (3.72%) MPLS
18 33 (3.61%) SMTP
19 32 (3.50%) Fibre Channel
20 31 (3.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (31.84%) SQL Server
2 120 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 92 (10.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 73 (7.99%) MySQL
5 41 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 28 (3.06%) Oracle Database
7 27 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.22%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (4.16%) Git (software)
2 35 (3.83%) Jenkins
3 31 (3.39%) Artifactory
4 25 (2.74%) TeamCity
5 20 (2.19%) Visual Studio
6 13 (1.42%) JIRA
7 10 (1.09%) Ant
8 9 (0.98%) Maven
8 9 (0.98%) Mercurial
9 8 (0.88%) Hudson
9 8 (0.88%) Subversion
10 7 (0.77%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.44%) MSI
12 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.11%) Psake
13 1 (0.11%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 147 (16.08%) Finance
2 42 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 40 (4.38%) Back Office
4 37 (4.05%) Banking
5 21 (2.30%) Games
6 20 (2.19%) Marketing
7 15 (1.64%) Retail
7 15 (1.64%) Advertising
8 9 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.88%) Electronics
9 8 (0.88%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.77%) Military
11 5 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.55%) Front Office
12 4 (0.44%) Publishing
13 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.22%) Law
14 2 (0.22%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (13.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 103 (11.27%) Analyst
3 95 (10.39%) Support Engineer
4 91 (9.96%) Administrator
5 74 (8.10%) Systems Administrator
6 64 (7.00%) Systems Engineer
7 59 (6.46%) Network Engineer
8 45 (4.92%) Support Analyst
8 45 (4.92%) Server Engineer
9 44 (4.81%) Technical Support
10 41 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
10 41 (4.49%) Technical Engineer
11 39 (4.27%) Consultant
12 35 (3.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 35 (3.83%) VMware Engineer
13 31 (3.39%) Senior Support Engineer
14 30 (3.28%) Technical Support Engineer
15 28 (3.06%) DevOps Engineer
16 27 (2.95%) Operations Engineer
17 26 (2.84%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (7.99%) .NET
2 24 (2.63%) HTML
3 21 (2.30%) CSS
3 21 (2.30%) jQuery
4 20 (2.19%) HTML5
4 20 (2.19%) Ajax
4 20 (2.19%) Web Services
4 20 (2.19%) ASP.NET
4 20 (2.19%) XHTML
5 11 (1.20%) SAML
6 9 (0.98%) COM
7 6 (0.66%) J2EE
7 6 (0.66%) XML
7 6 (0.66%) MAPI
7 6 (0.66%) LAMP
7 6 (0.66%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (0.44%) JSP
9 3 (0.33%) SOAP
10 2 (0.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 127 (13.89%) Clustering
2 89 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (6.89%) Replication
3 63 (6.89%) Blackberry
4 31 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 30 (3.28%) EqualLogic
6 25 (2.74%) User Experience
7 24 (2.63%) Public Cloud
8 22 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.08%) iPhone
10 17 (1.86%) Computer Science
11 16 (1.75%) Fat Client
11 16 (1.75%) Thin Client
12 13 (1.42%) PDA
13 12 (1.31%) CLARiiON
14 11 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (0.98%) Hedge funds
16 8 (0.88%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.77%) Open Source
17 7 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 747 (81.73%) Windows
2 443 (48.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 291 (31.84%) Linux
4 283 (30.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 273 (29.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 99 (10.83%) Windows 7
7 79 (8.64%) Windows XP
8 71 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 68 (7.44%) UNIX
10 67 (7.33%) Windows 8
11 49 (5.36%) CentOS
12 25 (2.74%) Android
13 24 (2.63%) Windows Vista
14 22 (2.41%) SUSE
15 21 (2.30%) Mac OS X
16 18 (1.97%) Windows 2000
17 16 (1.75%) Mac OS
18 15 (1.64%) Solaris
18 15 (1.64%) Ubuntu
19 12 (1.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (20.79%) ITIL
2 74 (8.10%) Migration
3 66 (7.22%) Change Management
4 65 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 49 (5.36%) DevOps
7 44 (4.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 43 (4.70%) Change Control
9 42 (4.60%) Problem Management
10 41 (4.49%) E-Commerce
10 41 (4.49%) Project Management
11 40 (4.38%) Load Balancing
12 31 (3.39%) CRM
12 31 (3.39%) Configuration Management
13 28 (3.06%) Software Deployment
13 28 (3.06%) Capacity Planning
14 27 (2.95%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (2.84%) Mentoring
16 25 (2.74%) Continuous Delivery
16 25 (2.74%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 217 (23.74%) PowerShell
2 171 (18.71%) SQL
3 56 (6.13%) C#
4 43 (4.70%) Shell Script
5 36 (3.94%) Perl
6 34 (3.72%) Ruby
7 30 (3.28%) PHP
7 30 (3.28%) VBScript
8 28 (3.06%) JavaScript
8 28 (3.06%) Bash Shell
9 27 (2.95%) Java
10 26 (2.84%) Python
11 17 (1.86%) VB
12 15 (1.64%) C
13 6 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.44%) C++
14 4 (0.44%) R
15 2 (0.22%) ABAP
16 1 (0.11%) VBA
16 1 (0.11%) AWK
Qualifications
1 273 (29.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 179 (19.58%) MCSE
3 142 (15.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 139 (15.21%) Cisco Certification
5 115 (12.58%) Degree
6 96 (10.50%) MCITP
7 93 (10.18%) CCNA
8 70 (7.66%) MCSA
9 69 (7.55%) Security Cleared
10 59 (6.46%) CCNP
11 53 (5.80%) MCP
12 41 (4.49%) DV Cleared
13 40 (4.38%) SC Cleared
14 35 (3.83%) Citrix Certification
15 34 (3.72%) VCP5
16 29 (3.17%) CCA
17 24 (2.63%) AWS Certification
18 22 (2.41%) RHCE
19 20 (2.19%) JNCIA
20 14 (1.53%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (13.35%) SLA
2 41 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 38 (4.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (2.63%) FISMA
5 10 (1.09%) QA
6 8 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.44%) HL7
7 4 (0.44%) DICOM
8 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 619 (67.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 497 (54.38%) Active Directory
3 293 (32.06%) vSphere
4 212 (23.19%) Hyper-V
5 162 (17.72%) VMware ESX
5 162 (17.72%) XenApp
6 110 (12.04%) XenDesktop
7 29 (3.17%) vCloud
8 27 (2.95%) Xen
9 25 (2.74%) XenServer
10 24 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 21 (2.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 18 (1.97%) Postfix
12 18 (1.97%) Sendmail
13 14 (1.53%) NFS
14 12 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
14 12 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
15 11 (1.20%) MetaFrame
15 11 (1.20%) Terminal Services
16 10 (1.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 194 (21.23%) SCCM
2 136 (14.88%) SCOM
3 71 (7.77%) Backup Exec
3 71 (7.77%) Puppet
4 62 (6.78%) Nagios
5 52 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
6 35 (3.83%) ZABBIX
7 34 (3.72%) Graphite
8 33 (3.61%) SCVMM
9 32 (3.50%) WSUS
10 31 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
11 27 (2.95%) NetBackup
12 25 (2.74%) logstash
13 24 (2.63%) Kibana
13 24 (2.63%) Opsview
13 24 (2.63%) Vagrant
13 24 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 24 (2.63%) vMotion
14 21 (2.30%) Tivoli
15 20 (2.19%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 873 (95.51%) VMware
2 535 (58.53%) Microsoft
3 339 (37.09%) Cisco
4 310 (33.92%) Citrix
5 198 (21.66%) HP
6 114 (12.47%) Dell
7 106 (11.60%) Red Hat
8 102 (11.16%) Symantec
9 84 (9.19%) Veeam
10 76 (8.32%) Oracle
11 70 (7.66%) NetApp
12 61 (6.67%) EMC
13 60 (6.56%) Juniper
14 54 (5.91%) CommVault
15 42 (4.60%) Websense
16 33 (3.61%) CheckPoint
17 32 (3.50%) Apple
18 31 (3.39%) IBM
19 29 (3.17%) Splunk
20 28 (3.06%) New Relic
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +£6,000 bonus, based on your utilisation
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 + Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 + Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Greenwich
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago