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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 493 501 530
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 432 453 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 3.72% 3.84% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 371 351 289
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
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
11617 11800 10245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.26% 10.69% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9671 9921 8775
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +29 161 £50,000 +5.26% 20
South East +31 133 £42,500 -10.52% 15
East of England +34 53 £30,000 -40.00% 6
Yorkshire -48 35 £35,000 +20.68% 1
North West -14 18 £37,500 -34.78% 6
South West -3 13 £39,000 -27.44% 3
East Midlands +6 10 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands -26 9 £36,000 +2.85% 4
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 800 (94.79%) VMware
2 743 (88.03%) Windows
3 533 (63.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 501 (59.36%) Active Directory
5 481 (56.99%) Microsoft
6 431 (51.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 364 (43.13%) SAN
8 314 (37.20%) Citrix
9 308 (36.49%) DNS
10 295 (34.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 286 (33.89%) MS Exchange
12 279 (33.06%) vSphere
13 275 (32.58%) Cisco
14 266 (31.52%) Linux
15 261 (30.92%) SQL Server
15 261 (30.92%) Firewall
16 257 (30.45%) Windows Server 2003
17 233 (27.61%) ITIL
18 218 (25.83%) Microsoft Certification
19 216 (25.59%) MS Excel
20 210 (24.88%) DHCP
21 203 (24.05%) HP
22 201 (23.82%) TCP/IP
23 198 (23.46%) Hyper-V
24 186 (22.04%) SCCM
25 179 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
26 177 (20.97%) XenApp
27 174 (20.62%) PowerShell
28 161 (19.08%) VMware ESX
29 160 (18.96%) SQL

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 286 (33.89%) MS Exchange
2 179 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 135 (16.00%) IIS
4 114 (13.51%) SharePoint
5 100 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 97 (11.49%) Lync
7 81 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 60 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 57 (6.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 56 (6.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 44 (5.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 36 (4.27%) Apache
13 25 (2.96%) IBM Notes
14 19 (2.25%) Tomcat
15 16 (1.90%) Lotus Domino
16 15 (1.78%) Office Communications Server
17 13 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
17 13 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
18 12 (1.42%) nginx
19 10 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 216 (25.59%) MS Excel
2 159 (18.84%) MS Office
3 7 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.59%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.47%) InDesign
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (2.25%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (1.07%) Sophis RISQUE
3 6 (0.71%) Maximo
4 4 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 116 (13.74%) Office 365
2 68 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (2.84%) SaaS
6 16 (1.90%) IaaS
7 10 (1.18%) Mimecast
8 9 (1.07%) GitHub
9 7 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.83%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.36%) Route 53
11 3 (0.36%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.36%) PaaS
12 2 (0.24%) Heroku
12 2 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.12%) Symantec.cloud
13 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 364 (43.13%) SAN
2 308 (36.49%) DNS
3 261 (30.92%) Firewall
4 210 (24.88%) DHCP
5 201 (23.82%) TCP/IP
6 141 (16.71%) WAN
7 120 (14.22%) LAN
8 113 (13.39%) VPN
9 94 (11.14%) VLAN
10 83 (9.83%) iSCSI
11 82 (9.72%) NAS
12 71 (8.41%) Internet
13 47 (5.57%) VoIP
14 46 (5.45%) Fibre Channel
14 46 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
15 34 (4.03%) LDAP
16 33 (3.91%) Wireless
16 33 (3.91%) NetScaler
17 25 (2.96%) Unified Communications
18 23 (2.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (30.92%) SQL Server
2 115 (13.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 97 (11.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 56 (6.64%) MySQL
5 34 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 17 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (0.71%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.59%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.47%) Big Data
12 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.36%) OLAP
13 3 (0.36%) OLTP
14 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
15 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (2.49%) Git (software)
2 16 (1.90%) Jenkins
3 15 (1.78%) Artifactory
3 15 (1.78%) JIRA
3 15 (1.78%) TeamCity
4 5 (0.59%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.59%) Subversion
4 5 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.47%) Hudson
5 4 (0.47%) Ant
6 3 (0.36%) Maven
6 3 (0.36%) MSI
6 3 (0.36%) CruiseControl
6 3 (0.36%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.12%) Juju
7 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 143 (16.94%) Finance
2 47 (5.57%) Back Office
3 37 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.37%) Banking
5 14 (1.66%) Retail
6 12 (1.42%) Online Betting
7 10 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.18%) Advertising
8 8 (0.95%) Games
9 7 (0.83%) Legal
9 7 (0.83%) Marketing
10 6 (0.71%) Law
10 6 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.71%) Front Office
11 5 (0.59%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.36%) Publishing
13 3 (0.36%) French Language
13 3 (0.36%) German Language
13 3 (0.36%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 117 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 100 (11.85%) Analyst
2 100 (11.85%) Support Engineer
3 94 (11.14%) Administrator
4 69 (8.18%) Systems Administrator
5 55 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
6 47 (5.57%) Consultant
7 43 (5.09%) Support Analyst
8 42 (4.98%) Technical Support
9 37 (4.38%) Server Engineer
10 35 (4.15%) Architect
11 34 (4.03%) Systems Support
12 32 (3.79%) Network Engineer
12 32 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support
12 32 (3.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 27 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
14 26 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
14 26 (3.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 24 (2.84%) Platform Engineer
16 23 (2.73%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.69%) .NET
2 30 (3.55%) Web Services
3 11 (1.30%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (1.18%) SAML
5 9 (1.07%) MAPI
5 9 (1.07%) COM
5 9 (1.07%) CSS
5 9 (1.07%) jQuery
6 8 (0.95%) HTML5
6 8 (0.95%) HTML
7 6 (0.71%) LAMP
8 5 (0.59%) Ajax
8 5 (0.59%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.59%) XML
8 5 (0.59%) XHTML
9 3 (0.36%) XSLT
9 3 (0.36%) Middleware
9 3 (0.36%) Express
9 3 (0.36%) REST
9 3 (0.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 141 (16.71%) Data Centre
2 92 (10.90%) Clustering
3 68 (8.06%) Replication
4 59 (6.99%) Blackberry
5 45 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (3.79%) EMC VNX
7 26 (3.08%) iPhone
8 21 (2.49%) Mobile App
9 20 (2.37%) EqualLogic
9 20 (2.37%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.13%) Mathematics
11 17 (2.01%) Computer Science
12 15 (1.78%) Handset
12 15 (1.78%) PDA
13 14 (1.66%) Hedge funds
14 12 (1.42%) Public Cloud
15 11 (1.30%) HP StoreVirtual
16 10 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
16 10 (1.18%) Fat Client
16 10 (1.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 743 (88.03%) Windows
2 431 (51.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 295 (34.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 266 (31.52%) Linux
5 257 (30.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 90 (10.66%) Windows 7
7 85 (10.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 73 (8.65%) Windows XP
9 56 (6.64%) UNIX
10 53 (6.28%) Windows 8
11 43 (5.09%) CentOS
12 35 (4.15%) Windows 2000
13 24 (2.84%) Ubuntu
13 24 (2.84%) Android
14 21 (2.49%) Windows Vista
15 20 (2.37%) Mac OS
16 19 (2.25%) Mac OS X
17 16 (1.90%) Solaris
18 14 (1.66%) Debian
19 13 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (27.61%) ITIL
2 66 (7.82%) Migration
3 60 (7.11%) Patch Management
4 55 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 54 (6.40%) Change Control
6 53 (6.28%) Change Management
7 48 (5.69%) Mentoring
8 47 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (5.09%) Problem Management
10 39 (4.62%) Server Building
11 38 (4.50%) Information Security
11 38 (4.50%) Business Continuity
12 36 (4.27%) DevOps
13 31 (3.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 31 (3.67%) High Availability
14 30 (3.55%) Project Management
15 29 (3.44%) Load Balancing
16 25 (2.96%) Electronic Trading
16 25 (2.96%) E-Commerce
17 24 (2.84%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 174 (20.62%) PowerShell
2 160 (18.96%) SQL
3 42 (4.98%) Perl
4 40 (4.74%) Bash Shell
5 32 (3.79%) Shell Script
6 30 (3.55%) Python
7 28 (3.32%) VBScript
8 27 (3.20%) PHP
8 27 (3.20%) Java
9 26 (3.08%) C
9 26 (3.08%) Ruby
10 22 (2.61%) C#
11 20 (2.37%) VB
12 13 (1.54%) JavaScript
13 6 (0.71%) VBA
13 6 (0.71%) Korn
14 4 (0.47%) C++
15 3 (0.36%) Jython
16 2 (0.24%) AWK
16 2 (0.24%) sed
Qualifications
1 218 (25.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 140 (16.59%) MCSE
3 127 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
4 106 (12.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 104 (12.32%) Degree
6 90 (10.66%) CCNA
7 69 (8.18%) MCITP
8 52 (6.16%) MCSA
9 48 (5.69%) Security Cleared
10 31 (3.67%) CCNP
11 24 (2.84%) MCP
12 21 (2.49%) Citrix Certification
13 20 (2.37%) RHCE
13 20 (2.37%) CCA
14 17 (2.01%) DV Cleared
15 15 (1.78%) JNCIA
15 15 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (1.66%) CCDP
17 12 (1.42%) AWS Certification
18 11 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (13.27%) SLA
2 29 (3.44%) PCI DSS
3 18 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (2.01%) QA
5 12 (1.42%) FISMA
6 4 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.36%) HL7
7 3 (0.36%) DICOM
System Software
1 533 (63.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 501 (59.36%) Active Directory
3 279 (33.06%) vSphere
4 198 (23.46%) Hyper-V
5 177 (20.97%) XenApp
6 161 (19.08%) VMware ESX
7 76 (9.00%) XenDesktop
8 48 (5.69%) XenServer
9 36 (4.27%) vCloud
10 26 (3.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 26 (3.08%) Terminal Services
11 24 (2.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 21 (2.49%) Xen
12 21 (2.49%) VMware Workstation
13 13 (1.54%) Firmware
13 13 (1.54%) VMware Server
14 12 (1.42%) NFS
15 11 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (1.18%) KVM
17 9 (1.07%) iptables
Systems Management
1 186 (22.04%) SCCM
2 116 (13.74%) SCOM
3 83 (9.83%) Backup Exec
4 70 (8.29%) Puppet
5 68 (8.06%) Nagios
6 55 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
7 41 (4.86%) Norton AntiVirus
8 35 (4.15%) WSUS
9 33 (3.91%) NetBackup
10 30 (3.55%) SCVMM
11 27 (3.20%) vMotion
12 25 (2.96%) CFEngine
13 22 (2.61%) Graphite
14 18 (2.13%) Tivoli
15 17 (2.01%) ZABBIX
15 17 (2.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 15 (1.78%) Opsview
16 15 (1.78%) HP Data Protector
17 13 (1.54%) logstash
18 12 (1.42%) Kibana
Vendors
1 800 (94.79%) VMware
2 481 (56.99%) Microsoft
3 314 (37.20%) Citrix
4 275 (32.58%) Cisco
5 203 (24.05%) HP
6 99 (11.73%) Symantec
7 86 (10.19%) Red Hat
8 85 (10.07%) Veeam
9 77 (9.12%) NetApp
10 75 (8.89%) EMC
11 64 (7.58%) Dell
12 52 (6.16%) CommVault
13 43 (5.09%) Juniper
14 40 (4.74%) Oracle
15 39 (4.62%) IBM
16 37 (4.38%) Apple
17 35 (4.15%) CheckPoint
18 29 (3.44%) Sophos
19 28 (3.32%) Websense
19 28 (3.32%) SolarWinds
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Maidstone And Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Salary: Band 7 £31,072 to £40,964 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + + Company Car
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package (Bonus, Pension)
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus £2,000 bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago