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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 448 512 501
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 486 378 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 4.00% 3.79% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 409 297 374
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
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
12157 9967 10335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.30% 10.42% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10382 8298 8840
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +72 246 £42,500 -5.55% 16
South East -5 119 £40,000 -8.04% 3
South West +7 33 £38,000 -15.55% 3
West Midlands +7 27 £30,500 -32.22% 1
Yorkshire -67 22 £35,000 - 5
East of England -5 18 £45,000 +38.46% 4
East Midlands +29 12 £40,000 - 1
North West -12 8 £37,500 +20.00% 2
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 931 (95.39%) VMware
2 775 (79.41%) Windows
3 648 (66.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 498 (51.02%) Microsoft
5 475 (48.67%) Active Directory
6 437 (44.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 394 (40.37%) Cisco
8 390 (39.96%) SAN
9 386 (39.55%) DNS
10 360 (36.89%) vSphere
11 330 (33.81%) Linux
12 314 (32.17%) Citrix
12 314 (32.17%) Firewall
13 299 (30.64%) MS Exchange
14 270 (27.66%) TCP/IP
15 262 (26.84%) Windows Server 2003
16 249 (25.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 248 (25.41%) Windows Server 2012
18 237 (24.28%) SQL Server
19 231 (23.67%) DHCP
20 228 (23.36%) PowerShell
21 222 (22.75%) MS Excel
22 211 (21.62%) HP
23 199 (20.39%) ITIL
24 189 (19.36%) SQL
25 186 (19.06%) IIS
26 184 (18.85%) Hyper-V
27 170 (17.42%) SCCM
28 168 (17.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
29 167 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 299 (30.64%) MS Exchange
2 186 (19.06%) IIS
3 167 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 135 (13.83%) SharePoint
5 134 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 118 (12.09%) Lync
7 98 (10.04%) Apache
8 78 (7.99%) Exchange Server 2013
9 65 (6.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 51 (5.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 47 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
12 41 (4.20%) nginx
13 38 (3.89%) Tomcat
14 20 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
15 19 (1.95%) Office Communications Server
16 16 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 15 (1.54%) JBoss
18 13 (1.33%) MS Project Server
18 13 (1.33%) IBM Notes
19 6 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 222 (22.75%) MS Excel
2 150 (15.37%) MS Office
3 25 (2.56%) InfoPath
4 22 (2.25%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (0.82%) Maximo
4 5 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 57 (5.84%) Office 365
2 30 (3.07%) IaaS
3 28 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (2.56%) SaaS
6 19 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.31%) Route 53
8 3 (0.31%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.20%) PaaS
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.10%) Heroku
10 1 (0.10%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 390 (39.96%) SAN
2 386 (39.55%) DNS
3 314 (32.17%) Firewall
4 270 (27.66%) TCP/IP
5 231 (23.67%) DHCP
6 160 (16.39%) WAN
7 146 (14.96%) LAN
8 136 (13.93%) VPN
9 93 (9.53%) MPLS
10 83 (8.50%) VLAN
10 83 (8.50%) NAS
11 82 (8.40%) Internet
12 74 (7.58%) iSCSI
13 67 (6.86%) BGP
14 60 (6.15%) OSPF
15 57 (5.84%) SMTP
16 50 (5.12%) Cisco ASA
17 48 (4.92%) SSL
17 48 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
18 45 (4.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (24.28%) SQL Server
2 91 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (6.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 63 (6.45%) MySQL
5 35 (3.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (2.66%) Oracle Database
7 20 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 20 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.20%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.20%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (3.89%) Jenkins
2 27 (2.77%) Git (software)
3 25 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 20 (2.05%) TeamCity
5 15 (1.54%) Maven
6 14 (1.43%) Ant
6 14 (1.43%) Mercurial
7 13 (1.33%) Hudson
7 13 (1.33%) CruiseControl
8 12 (1.23%) Artifactory
9 10 (1.02%) Subversion
10 5 (0.51%) WebLOAD
11 4 (0.41%) JIRA
12 3 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.20%) MSI
13 2 (0.20%) Redmine
14 1 (0.10%) Psake
14 1 (0.10%) Bugzilla
General
1 155 (15.88%) Finance
2 34 (3.48%) Banking
3 31 (3.18%) Back Office
3 31 (3.18%) Telecoms
4 18 (1.84%) Marketing
4 18 (1.84%) Retail
5 16 (1.64%) Advertising
5 16 (1.64%) Games
6 15 (1.54%) Aerospace
6 15 (1.54%) Electronics
7 9 (0.92%) Legal
8 7 (0.72%) Military
9 6 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.51%) Publishing
10 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.20%) French Language
12 2 (0.20%) German Language
12 2 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 141 (14.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 116 (11.89%) Support Engineer
3 92 (9.43%) Analyst
4 85 (8.71%) Administrator
5 76 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
6 63 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 63 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 62 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 53 (5.43%) Server Engineer
9 49 (5.02%) Support Analyst
10 43 (4.41%) VMware Engineer
11 40 (4.10%) Technical Support
12 39 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
13 34 (3.48%) Consultant
14 32 (3.28%) Developer
14 32 (3.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 32 (3.28%) Technical Specialist
15 30 (3.07%) Architect
16 28 (2.87%) Technical Support Engineer
16 28 (2.87%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (6.66%) .NET
2 31 (3.18%) HTML
3 26 (2.66%) Web Services
4 25 (2.56%) HTML5
4 25 (2.56%) jQuery
4 25 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 25 (2.56%) CSS
4 25 (2.56%) XHTML
4 25 (2.56%) Ajax
5 10 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 9 (0.92%) SOAP
7 8 (0.82%) XML
8 7 (0.72%) JSON
8 7 (0.72%) J2EE
9 6 (0.61%) SAML
10 5 (0.51%) RESTful
10 5 (0.51%) ODBC
11 4 (0.41%) Flash
11 4 (0.41%) JSP
11 4 (0.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 144 (14.75%) Clustering
2 106 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (6.97%) Replication
4 49 (5.02%) Blackberry
5 30 (3.07%) User Experience
6 28 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 26 (2.66%) EqualLogic
8 19 (1.95%) Fat Client
8 19 (1.95%) Thin Client
9 18 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (1.54%) CLARiiON
10 15 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.43%) Mobile App
12 13 (1.33%) PKI
13 9 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (0.82%) Mathematics
14 8 (0.82%) iPhone
14 8 (0.82%) FMCG
15 7 (0.72%) Open Source
16 6 (0.61%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 775 (79.41%) Windows
2 437 (44.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 330 (33.81%) Linux
4 262 (26.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 248 (25.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 127 (13.01%) UNIX
7 102 (10.45%) Windows 7
8 95 (9.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 77 (7.89%) Windows XP
10 57 (5.84%) Windows 8
11 44 (4.51%) CentOS
12 31 (3.18%) SUSE
13 22 (2.25%) Windows Vista
14 21 (2.15%) Solaris
15 20 (2.05%) Android
16 16 (1.64%) Mac OS X
17 13 (1.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 11 (1.13%) Windows 2000
19 9 (0.92%) Ubuntu
20 8 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (20.39%) ITIL
2 66 (6.76%) Migration
3 64 (6.56%) E-Commerce
4 60 (6.15%) Load Balancing
5 55 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 55 (5.64%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (5.43%) Change Management
7 45 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 41 (4.20%) DevOps
9 37 (3.79%) CRM
9 37 (3.79%) Problem Management
10 36 (3.69%) Project Management
11 34 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
12 27 (2.77%) Workflow
13 26 (2.66%) Web Development
13 26 (2.66%) Software Deployment
14 25 (2.56%) Service Delivery
14 25 (2.56%) Content Management
15 24 (2.46%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (2.46%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 228 (23.36%) PowerShell
2 189 (19.36%) SQL
3 85 (8.71%) Perl
4 61 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 59 (6.05%) C#
6 56 (5.74%) Java
7 40 (4.10%) Shell Script
7 40 (4.10%) Python
8 38 (3.89%) JavaScript
8 38 (3.89%) PHP
9 29 (2.97%) VBScript
10 22 (2.25%) Ruby
11 14 (1.43%) C
12 12 (1.23%) VB
13 6 (0.61%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.41%) C++
14 4 (0.41%) R
15 2 (0.20%) ABAP
16 1 (0.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 249 (25.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 168 (17.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 155 (15.88%) MCSE
4 144 (14.75%) Cisco Certification
5 123 (12.60%) Degree
6 102 (10.45%) CCNA
7 101 (10.35%) Security Cleared
8 88 (9.02%) MCITP
9 68 (6.97%) CCNP
10 59 (6.05%) MCSA
11 58 (5.94%) MCP
12 57 (5.84%) SC Cleared
13 37 (3.79%) DV Cleared
13 37 (3.79%) Citrix Certification
14 36 (3.69%) VCP5
15 30 (3.07%) CCA
16 20 (2.05%) RHCE
16 20 (2.05%) JNCIP
16 20 (2.05%) AWS Certification
17 16 (1.64%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (9.73%) SLA
2 73 (7.48%) PCI DSS
3 46 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.02%) QA
6 4 (0.41%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) HL7
8 2 (0.20%) DICOM
System Software
1 648 (66.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 475 (48.67%) Active Directory
3 360 (36.89%) vSphere
4 184 (18.85%) Hyper-V
5 156 (15.98%) VMware ESX
6 153 (15.68%) XenApp
7 100 (10.25%) XenDesktop
8 35 (3.59%) vCloud
9 30 (3.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 27 (2.77%) XenServer
11 21 (2.15%) Xen
12 19 (1.95%) Postfix
12 19 (1.95%) Sendmail
13 17 (1.74%) NFS
14 16 (1.64%) MetaFrame
14 16 (1.64%) ISA Server
15 15 (1.54%) VMware Server
16 13 (1.33%) Firmware
17 12 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
18 10 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 170 (17.42%) SCCM
2 109 (11.17%) SCOM
3 57 (5.84%) Backup Exec
4 53 (5.43%) Puppet
5 36 (3.69%) NetBackup
5 36 (3.69%) Nagios
6 35 (3.59%) WSUS
7 33 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (2.97%) ZABBIX
8 29 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
9 26 (2.66%) HP SIM
10 24 (2.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 21 (2.15%) ARCserve
12 20 (2.05%) Graphite
12 20 (2.05%) logstash
12 20 (2.05%) Kibana
12 20 (2.05%) Opsview
12 20 (2.05%) Vagrant
13 19 (1.95%) SCVMM
14 18 (1.84%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 931 (95.39%) VMware
2 498 (51.02%) Microsoft
3 394 (40.37%) Cisco
4 314 (32.17%) Citrix
5 211 (21.62%) HP
6 139 (14.24%) Red Hat
7 136 (13.93%) Dell
8 93 (9.53%) NetApp
8 93 (9.53%) Symantec
9 81 (8.30%) Veeam
10 79 (8.09%) Juniper
11 78 (7.99%) Oracle
12 73 (7.48%) EMC
13 48 (4.92%) Websense
14 38 (3.89%) CommVault
14 38 (3.89%) CheckPoint
15 37 (3.79%) IBM
16 34 (3.48%) F5
17 30 (3.07%) AppSense
18 25 (2.56%) Telerik
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + be - bonus, trips, food, pens +
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Vauxhall, London
Macmillan Cancer Support
Salary: £36,000 - £40,000 per year plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum £45,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (dependin
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Auburn Rose
Salary: £20k - £22k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Logix Resourcing (Permanent)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago