The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 468 524 513
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 469 339 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 4.11% 3.33% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 360 269 333
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,950 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,005 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+24.98% -9.32%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11411 10180 10528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.60% 10.00% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9519 8730 9170
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESXi
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +4 159 £47,500 +5.55% 17
South East +23 122 £47,500 +42.85% 19
Yorkshire +9 85 £42,000 +34.40% 5
East of England -1 32 £50,000 +63.93% 3
North West +24 28 £57,500 +59.72% 3
West Midlands +18 27 £35,000 -20.45% 2
East Midlands -20 9 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -25 9 £35,000 +2.94% 3
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 795 (84.31%) VMware
2 740 (78.47%) Windows
3 575 (60.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 461 (48.89%) Active Directory
5 429 (45.49%) Microsoft
6 413 (43.80%) Cisco
7 408 (43.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 400 (42.42%) SAN
9 349 (37.01%) DNS
10 332 (35.21%) Linux
11 300 (31.81%) MS Exchange
12 285 (30.22%) Citrix
13 281 (29.80%) vSphere
14 259 (27.47%) Firewall
15 238 (25.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 230 (24.39%) HP
17 225 (23.86%) VMware ESX
18 223 (23.65%) PowerShell
19 208 (22.06%) DHCP
20 199 (21.10%) TCP/IP
21 193 (20.47%) Red Hat
22 191 (20.25%) MS Excel
23 187 (19.83%) ITIL
24 184 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
25 177 (18.77%) UNIX
26 176 (18.66%) Exchange Server 2010
27 174 (18.45%) Windows Server 2012
28 171 (18.13%) XenApp
29 168 (17.82%) SQL
30 167 (17.71%) SQL Server

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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
1 300 (31.81%) MS Exchange
2 176 (18.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 138 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 129 (13.68%) IIS
5 111 (11.77%) SharePoint
6 102 (10.82%) Apache
7 76 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 59 (6.26%) Lync
9 38 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2003
10 32 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 29 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
12 24 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 24 (2.55%) Tomcat
13 17 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.85%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.74%) Jetty
16 5 (0.53%) CloudStack
17 4 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
18 3 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
19 2 (0.21%) GlassFish
Applications
1 191 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 73 (7.74%) MS Office
3 10 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.53%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.21%) InDesign
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (1.80%) Maximo
2 5 (0.53%) Summit
3 2 (0.21%) Sophis RISQUE
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 52 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (3.71%) Office 365
3 30 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.91%) IaaS
5 10 (1.06%) SaaS
6 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.32%) PaaS
8 3 (0.32%) GitHub
9 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 400 (42.42%) SAN
2 349 (37.01%) DNS
3 259 (27.47%) Firewall
4 208 (22.06%) DHCP
5 199 (21.10%) TCP/IP
6 158 (16.76%) VPN
7 125 (13.26%) LAN
8 113 (11.98%) WAN
9 96 (10.18%) VLAN
10 87 (9.23%) MPLS
11 76 (8.06%) NAS
12 70 (7.42%) SMTP
13 65 (6.89%) OSPF
13 65 (6.89%) BGP
14 63 (6.68%) Wireless
14 63 (6.68%) VoIP
15 61 (6.47%) Internet
16 59 (6.26%) Cisco IOS
17 55 (5.83%) EIGRP
18 53 (5.62%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 85 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (4.45%) MySQL
5 30 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (1.91%) NoSQL
7 9 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.53%) DTS
9 4 (0.42%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (1.48%) Subversion
2 12 (1.27%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.85%) Mercurial
4 6 (0.64%) JIRA
5 5 (0.53%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.53%) Ant
5 5 (0.53%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.32%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.21%) Maven
8 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.11%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.11%) Psake
General
1 116 (12.30%) Finance
2 45 (4.77%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.33%) Back Office
4 18 (1.91%) Financial Institution
5 17 (1.80%) Banking
6 13 (1.38%) Multimedia
6 13 (1.38%) Retail
6 13 (1.38%) Electronics
7 10 (1.06%) Legal
8 9 (0.95%) Law
9 6 (0.64%) Games
9 6 (0.64%) Marketing
10 5 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.53%) Publishing
11 4 (0.42%) Advertising
12 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.21%) French Language
12 2 (0.21%) German Language
12 2 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 131 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 113 (11.98%) Analyst
3 110 (11.66%) Administrator
4 75 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
5 71 (7.53%) Support Engineer
6 68 (7.21%) Systems Administrator
7 54 (5.73%) Consultant
8 48 (5.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 44 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
10 40 (4.24%) Server Engineer
11 36 (3.82%) IT Support
12 35 (3.71%) Network Engineer
13 34 (3.61%) Architect
14 32 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
15 31 (3.29%) Support Analyst
16 30 (3.18%) Linux Administrator
16 30 (3.18%) Technical Analyst
17 28 (2.97%) Operations Analyst
18 26 (2.76%) Junior
18 26 (2.76%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.10%) Web Services
2 23 (2.44%) XML
3 18 (1.91%) JSON
4 17 (1.80%) HTML
5 13 (1.38%) CSS
5 13 (1.38%) .NET
6 6 (0.64%) J2EE
7 5 (0.53%) HTML5
7 5 (0.53%) jQuery
7 5 (0.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 5 (0.53%) Ajax
7 5 (0.53%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.53%) XHTML
8 4 (0.42%) LAMP
8 4 (0.42%) COM
8 4 (0.42%) XMPP
8 4 (0.42%) Regular Expression
8 4 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.21%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.21%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 134 (14.21%) Clustering
2 59 (6.26%) Replication
3 30 (3.18%) Blackberry
4 29 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 29 (3.08%) Client/Server
5 24 (2.55%) EqualLogic
6 23 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.44%) e-Health
7 12 (1.27%) CLARiiON
7 12 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (1.17%) Open Source
9 10 (1.06%) Speech Recognition
9 10 (1.06%) Digital Media
10 9 (0.95%) iPhone
10 9 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.74%) Firmware
12 6 (0.64%) Physics
12 6 (0.64%) iPad
13 5 (0.53%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 740 (78.47%) Windows
2 408 (43.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 332 (35.21%) Linux
4 238 (25.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 177 (18.77%) UNIX
6 174 (18.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 156 (16.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 136 (14.42%) Windows 7
9 71 (7.53%) Windows XP
10 35 (3.71%) Windows 8
11 30 (3.18%) CentOS
12 22 (2.33%) Windows Vista
13 20 (2.12%) Windows 2000 Server
14 18 (1.91%) Windows 2000
14 18 (1.91%) Ubuntu
15 11 (1.17%) Solaris
16 10 (1.06%) Android
16 10 (1.06%) Mac OS
17 9 (0.95%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (19.83%) ITIL
2 92 (9.76%) E-Commerce
2 92 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 71 (7.53%) Problem Management
4 64 (6.79%) Change Management
5 57 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
6 53 (5.62%) Load Balancing
7 44 (4.67%) Capacity Planning
8 40 (4.24%) Configuration Management
8 40 (4.24%) Project Management
9 37 (3.92%) Capacity Management
10 29 (3.08%) Release Management
11 28 (2.97%) Migration
11 28 (2.97%) Change Control
12 27 (2.86%) Business Continuity
13 22 (2.33%) Service Management
14 21 (2.23%) Service Delivery
15 19 (2.01%) Network Monitoring
15 19 (2.01%) CRM
15 19 (2.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 223 (23.65%) PowerShell
2 168 (17.82%) SQL
3 96 (10.18%) Perl
4 95 (10.07%) Java
5 91 (9.65%) Bash Shell
6 68 (7.21%) Shell Script
7 31 (3.29%) Python
8 23 (2.44%) PHP
9 13 (1.38%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.85%) VBScript
11 6 (0.64%) C
12 5 (0.53%) C#
13 4 (0.42%) PowerHouse
13 4 (0.42%) VB
13 4 (0.42%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.32%) Ruby
14 3 (0.32%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.11%) Lua
15 1 (0.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 184 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 154 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
3 137 (14.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 119 (12.62%) MCSE
4 119 (12.62%) CCNA
5 93 (9.86%) Degree
6 83 (8.80%) CCNP
7 79 (8.38%) Security Cleared
8 61 (6.47%) MCSA
9 54 (5.73%) MCITP
10 44 (4.67%) SC Cleared
11 35 (3.71%) MCP
12 26 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
13 24 (2.55%) Sun Certification
13 24 (2.55%) CCA
13 24 (2.55%) DV Cleared
13 24 (2.55%) VCAP
14 15 (1.59%) VCP5
14 15 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (1.38%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.95%) PCI DSS
2 73 (7.74%) SLA
3 18 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (1.70%) QA
5 11 (1.17%) ISO 9001
6 10 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.21%) HL7
7 2 (0.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 575 (60.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 461 (48.89%) Active Directory
3 281 (29.80%) vSphere
4 225 (23.86%) VMware ESX
5 171 (18.13%) XenApp
6 160 (16.97%) Hyper-V
7 75 (7.95%) KVM
8 68 (7.21%) vCloud
9 55 (5.83%) XenDesktop
10 27 (2.86%) VMFS
10 27 (2.86%) VMware Server
11 23 (2.44%) Terminal Services
12 22 (2.33%) XenServer
13 17 (1.80%) Xen
13 17 (1.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 14 (1.48%) NFS
15 11 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 11 (1.17%) Squid
16 9 (0.95%) ISA Server
17 7 (0.74%) Samba
Systems Management
1 79 (8.38%) Puppet
2 64 (6.79%) SCCM
3 51 (5.41%) WSUS
3 51 (5.41%) Backup Exec
4 38 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 32 (3.39%) SCOM
7 29 (3.08%) Nagios
8 25 (2.65%) Tivoli
9 18 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 18 (1.91%) NetBackup
9 18 (1.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 15 (1.59%) Cisco UCCE
11 14 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
12 13 (1.38%) Cisco UCCX
13 12 (1.27%) ARCserve
13 12 (1.27%) Cacti
14 11 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
15 8 (0.85%) SCVMM
16 6 (0.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 795 (84.31%) VMware
2 429 (45.49%) Microsoft
3 413 (43.80%) Cisco
4 285 (30.22%) Citrix
5 230 (24.39%) HP
6 193 (20.47%) Red Hat
7 143 (15.16%) EMC
8 133 (14.10%) NetApp
9 99 (10.50%) Symantec
10 79 (8.38%) Dell
11 55 (5.83%) Veeam
12 52 (5.51%) Juniper
13 51 (5.41%) IBM
14 37 (3.92%) Oracle
14 37 (3.92%) CA
15 30 (3.18%) WatchGuard
16 28 (2.97%) McAfee
17 27 (2.86%) F5
18 23 (2.44%) NetIQ
18 23 (2.44%) CheckPoint
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wembley, Middlesex
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (Neg) + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Please apply for more details
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits & Travel Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
I3
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per day + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £3500 on call + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Teachers Building Society
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum + excellent bens.
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Raritan
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago