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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 543 494 536
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +42
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 374 462 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 3.37% 3.95% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 326 358 273
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
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
11112 11705 10055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.87% 10.93% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9338 9713 8623
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 142 £46,000 -3.15% 13
South East +8 112 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East of England +8 47 £29,000 -38.94% 1
Yorkshire -36 31 £35,000 -1.40% 3
North West -3 18 £37,500 -11.76%
West Midlands -18 10 £22,750 -40.90% 2
South West -24 9 £39,000 +21.87% 6
East Midlands -4 5 £32,000 -22.42% 3
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 750 (96.15%) VMware
2 708 (90.77%) Windows
3 480 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 474 (60.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 428 (54.87%) Microsoft
6 420 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 318 (40.77%) SAN
8 303 (38.85%) DNS
9 288 (36.92%) Citrix
10 283 (36.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 269 (34.49%) MS Exchange
12 258 (33.08%) vSphere
13 241 (30.90%) Firewall
14 239 (30.64%) ITIL
15 236 (30.26%) Windows Server 2003
16 234 (30.00%) Cisco
17 227 (29.10%) Linux
18 219 (28.08%) DHCP
19 208 (26.67%) SQL Server
20 203 (26.03%) HP
21 202 (25.90%) MS Excel
22 185 (23.72%) TCP/IP
23 178 (22.82%) Microsoft Certification
24 176 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2010
25 164 (21.03%) Hyper-V
26 157 (20.13%) WAN
27 156 (20.00%) XenApp
28 150 (19.23%) SQL
29 147 (18.85%) LAN
30 145 (18.59%) SCCM

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 269 (34.49%) MS Exchange
2 176 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 120 (15.38%) IIS
4 84 (10.77%) SharePoint
5 83 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 79 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 70 (8.97%) Lync
8 58 (7.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 52 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 44 (5.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 35 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
12 32 (4.10%) Apache
13 26 (3.33%) IBM Notes
14 24 (3.08%) Lotus Domino
15 21 (2.69%) Tomcat
16 17 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
17 13 (1.67%) SAS
18 12 (1.54%) Confluence
19 9 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
20 8 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 202 (25.90%) MS Excel
2 136 (17.44%) MS Office
3 8 (1.03%) InDesign
4 4 (0.51%) MS Project
4 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.15%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (0.77%) Sophis RISQUE
3 4 (0.51%) Maximo
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 115 (14.74%) Office 365
2 57 (7.31%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (2.56%) IaaS
6 15 (1.92%) SaaS
7 10 (1.28%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.77%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.77%) GitHub
9 5 (0.64%) PaaS
9 5 (0.64%) Symantec.cloud
10 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 318 (40.77%) SAN
2 303 (38.85%) DNS
3 241 (30.90%) Firewall
4 219 (28.08%) DHCP
5 185 (23.72%) TCP/IP
6 157 (20.13%) WAN
7 147 (18.85%) LAN
8 124 (15.90%) VPN
9 89 (11.41%) NAS
10 78 (10.00%) VLAN
11 72 (9.23%) iSCSI
12 47 (6.03%) Internet
13 44 (5.64%) Fibre Channel
14 42 (5.38%) VoIP
15 35 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
16 32 (4.10%) NetScaler
17 27 (3.46%) LDAP
18 25 (3.21%) Wireless
19 24 (3.08%) SMTP
20 18 (2.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 98 (12.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (10.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 49 (6.28%) MySQL
5 33 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 11 (1.41%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (0.90%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (0.64%) OLAP
11 5 (0.64%) OLTP
11 5 (0.64%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (0.51%) Big Data
13 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (2.18%) JIRA
2 14 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.28%) TeamCity
4 7 (0.90%) Artifactory
4 7 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.64%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.26%) Subversion
7 2 (0.26%) WebLOAD
7 2 (0.26%) Ant
7 2 (0.26%) MSI
8 1 (0.13%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.13%) Maven
8 1 (0.13%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.13%) Wise Package Studio
8 1 (0.13%) Gradle
8 1 (0.13%) Juju
General
1 139 (17.82%) Finance
2 37 (4.74%) Back Office
3 26 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.18%) Banking
4 17 (2.18%) Online Betting
5 14 (1.79%) Legal
6 11 (1.41%) Retail
7 9 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.03%) Advertising
8 8 (1.03%) Games
8 8 (1.03%) Law
9 6 (0.77%) Front Office
9 6 (0.77%) Marketing
10 4 (0.51%) Local Government
10 4 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.38%) French Language
11 3 (0.38%) German Language
11 3 (0.38%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 119 (15.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 114 (14.62%) Support Engineer
3 92 (11.79%) Analyst
4 86 (11.03%) Administrator
5 64 (8.21%) Systems Administrator
6 50 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
7 45 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 41 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 40 (5.13%) Consultant
10 38 (4.87%) Systems Support
11 35 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
12 34 (4.36%) Architect
13 33 (4.23%) Technical Support
13 33 (4.23%) Server Engineer
14 31 (3.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 26 (3.33%) IT Support
16 24 (3.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
17 23 (2.95%) Platform Engineer
18 21 (2.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
18 21 (2.69%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.97%) .NET
2 24 (3.08%) Web Services
3 15 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (0.90%) HTML
4 7 (0.90%) MAPI
4 7 (0.90%) XML
4 7 (0.90%) COM
4 7 (0.90%) CSS
4 7 (0.90%) jQuery
5 6 (0.77%) HTML5
5 6 (0.77%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.64%) REST
6 5 (0.64%) Express
6 5 (0.64%) XSLT
6 5 (0.64%) Middleware
6 5 (0.64%) JSON
7 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.13%) XHTML
8 1 (0.13%) RSS
8 1 (0.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 104 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 71 (9.10%) Replication
3 64 (8.21%) Clustering
4 49 (6.28%) Blackberry
5 33 (4.23%) EMC VNX
6 31 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (2.69%) Handset
8 20 (2.56%) iPhone
9 19 (2.44%) EqualLogic
10 18 (2.31%) Hedge funds
11 17 (2.18%) Mathematics
12 14 (1.79%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.79%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
14 11 (1.41%) Computer Science
15 9 (1.15%) iPad
15 9 (1.15%) PDA
15 9 (1.15%) HP StoreVirtual
16 8 (1.03%) HP Storage
17 7 (0.90%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 708 (90.77%) Windows
2 420 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 283 (36.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 236 (30.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 227 (29.10%) Linux
6 100 (12.82%) Windows 7
7 79 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (6.03%) UNIX
9 43 (5.51%) CentOS
10 39 (5.00%) Windows 8
11 37 (4.74%) Windows 2000
12 36 (4.62%) Windows XP
13 31 (3.97%) Ubuntu
14 16 (2.05%) Mac OS X
15 15 (1.92%) AIX
15 15 (1.92%) Android
16 14 (1.79%) Solaris
17 13 (1.67%) Debian
17 13 (1.67%) Mac OS
18 12 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (30.64%) ITIL
2 57 (7.31%) Mentoring
3 52 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 49 (6.28%) Information Security
5 46 (5.90%) Change Management
6 45 (5.77%) Migration
7 43 (5.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 42 (5.38%) Business Continuity
9 41 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (5.26%) Change Control
10 38 (4.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 35 (4.49%) Server Building
12 32 (4.10%) DevOps
13 31 (3.97%) Problem Management
14 29 (3.72%) Security Patching
15 25 (3.21%) Electronic Trading
16 23 (2.95%) High Availability
17 22 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
18 21 (2.69%) Continuous Improvement
18 21 (2.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (19.23%) SQL
2 118 (15.13%) PowerShell
3 44 (5.64%) Perl
4 41 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 31 (3.97%) Python
6 29 (3.72%) Java
7 26 (3.33%) C
7 26 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 23 (2.95%) Ruby
9 22 (2.82%) VBScript
10 15 (1.92%) PHP
11 13 (1.67%) VB
12 10 (1.28%) C#
13 9 (1.15%) JavaScript
14 8 (1.03%) VBA
14 8 (1.03%) Korn
15 5 (0.64%) Jython
16 3 (0.38%) sed
16 3 (0.38%) AWK
16 3 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 178 (22.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 116 (14.87%) Cisco Certification
3 106 (13.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 105 (13.46%) MCSE
5 95 (12.18%) CCNA
6 75 (9.62%) Degree
7 41 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 41 (5.26%) MCSA
8 40 (5.13%) MCITP
9 31 (3.97%) CCNP
10 17 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (2.05%) MCP
12 14 (1.79%) CCDP
12 14 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (1.79%) RHCE
13 13 (1.67%) CCA
14 12 (1.54%) JNCIA
15 10 (1.28%) SC Cleared
16 8 (1.03%) VCP5
17 7 (0.90%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (12.69%) SLA
2 25 (3.21%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.67%) QA
5 7 (0.90%) FISMA
6 4 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) HL7
7 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 480 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 474 (60.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 258 (33.08%) vSphere
4 164 (21.03%) Hyper-V
5 156 (20.00%) XenApp
6 141 (18.08%) VMware ESX
7 44 (5.64%) XenServer
8 41 (5.26%) vCloud
9 40 (5.13%) XenDesktop
10 35 (4.49%) Terminal Services
11 26 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
12 24 (3.08%) Xen
13 23 (2.95%) Firmware
14 18 (2.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 16 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 12 (1.54%) VMware Server
16 12 (1.54%) KVM
16 12 (1.54%) NFS
17 11 (1.41%) VirtualBox
18 7 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 145 (18.59%) SCCM
2 81 (10.38%) Backup Exec
3 72 (9.23%) SCOM
4 59 (7.56%) Puppet
5 53 (6.79%) Nagios
6 51 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
7 41 (5.26%) WSUS
8 38 (4.87%) NetBackup
9 35 (4.49%) Norton AntiVirus
10 30 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
11 25 (3.21%) CFEngine
12 20 (2.56%) vMotion
13 18 (2.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 18 (2.31%) SCVMM
14 17 (2.18%) Tivoli
15 15 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
16 13 (1.67%) Graphite
17 12 (1.54%) HP SIM
18 11 (1.41%) Nessus
19 10 (1.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 750 (96.15%) VMware
2 428 (54.87%) Microsoft
3 288 (36.92%) Citrix
4 234 (30.00%) Cisco
5 203 (26.03%) HP
6 97 (12.44%) Symantec
7 82 (10.51%) Red Hat
7 82 (10.51%) NetApp
8 75 (9.62%) Veeam
9 74 (9.49%) EMC
10 56 (7.18%) Dell
11 47 (6.03%) IBM
12 40 (5.13%) Juniper
13 38 (4.87%) CommVault
14 37 (4.74%) Avaya
15 34 (4.36%) Apple
16 28 (3.59%) SolarWinds
17 26 (3.33%) Lotus
18 25 (3.21%) Oracle
18 25 (3.21%) Splunk
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, certs etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £26k - 32k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
TCNS
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: £27,000 per annum (incl. bonus) + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago