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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 471 492 496
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 466 409 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 3.76% 4.06% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 387 317 372
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
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
12394 10068 10034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.42% 10.27% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10447 8373 8471
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +77 239 £42,500 -5.55% 17
South East -18 106 £37,500 -11.76% 15
East of England -5 30 £32,500 -7.14% 5
South West -4 28 £38,000 -15.55% 14
West Midlands +3 26 £30,500 -41.90% 1
Yorkshire -56 21 £29,000 -17.14% 2
North West -7 9 £38,250 +34.21% 4
East Midlands +29 6 £28,000 -20.00%
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 936 (95.71%) VMware
2 778 (79.55%) Windows
3 654 (66.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 528 (53.99%) Microsoft
5 484 (49.49%) Active Directory
6 446 (45.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 417 (42.64%) SAN
8 374 (38.24%) Cisco
9 367 (37.53%) DNS
10 355 (36.30%) vSphere
11 333 (34.05%) Linux
12 322 (32.92%) Citrix
13 310 (31.70%) Firewall
14 307 (31.39%) MS Exchange
15 274 (28.02%) Microsoft Certification
16 273 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
17 262 (26.79%) SQL Server
18 245 (25.05%) Windows Server 2012
19 243 (24.85%) TCP/IP
20 240 (24.54%) MS Excel
21 232 (23.72%) PowerShell
22 217 (22.19%) HP
23 216 (22.09%) DHCP
24 195 (19.94%) SQL
25 194 (19.84%) Hyper-V
26 190 (19.43%) ITIL
27 189 (19.33%) IIS
27 189 (19.33%) SCCM
28 175 (17.89%) MCSE
29 165 (16.87%) MS Office

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 307 (31.39%) MS Exchange
2 189 (19.33%) IIS
3 164 (16.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 150 (15.34%) SharePoint
5 135 (13.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 131 (13.39%) Lync
7 86 (8.79%) Apache
8 76 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 68 (6.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 55 (5.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 51 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 42 (4.29%) nginx
13 32 (3.27%) Tomcat
14 22 (2.25%) Office Communications Server
15 21 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
15 21 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 15 (1.53%) MS Project Server
17 10 (1.02%) JBoss
17 10 (1.02%) IBM Notes
18 5 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 240 (24.54%) MS Excel
2 165 (16.87%) MS Office
3 27 (2.76%) InfoPath
4 24 (2.45%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.94%) Dynamics GP
3 9 (0.92%) Maximo
4 3 (0.31%) Sophis RISQUE
4 3 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 68 (6.95%) Office 365
2 32 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.17%) SaaS
4 29 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (2.86%) IaaS
6 15 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.31%) PaaS
7 3 (0.31%) Rackspace Cloud
7 3 (0.31%) Route 53
7 3 (0.31%) GitHub
8 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.20%) Heroku
9 1 (0.10%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 417 (42.64%) SAN
2 367 (37.53%) DNS
3 310 (31.70%) Firewall
4 243 (24.85%) TCP/IP
5 216 (22.09%) DHCP
6 156 (15.95%) WAN
7 136 (13.91%) LAN
8 126 (12.88%) VPN
9 95 (9.71%) VLAN
10 91 (9.30%) Internet
11 81 (8.28%) iSCSI
12 76 (7.77%) NAS
13 67 (6.85%) MPLS
14 58 (5.93%) Cisco ASA
15 48 (4.91%) Wireless
16 46 (4.70%) SMTP
17 45 (4.60%) BGP
18 39 (3.99%) OSPF
18 39 (3.99%) Cisco IOS
19 38 (3.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 104 (10.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 68 (6.95%) MySQL
5 39 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 28 (2.86%) Oracle Database
7 24 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.20%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.20%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (3.58%) Jenkins
2 31 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 27 (2.76%) Visual Studio
4 22 (2.25%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.02%) Mercurial
5 10 (1.02%) Ant
5 10 (1.02%) Subversion
5 10 (1.02%) Maven
6 9 (0.92%) Hudson
7 8 (0.82%) Artifactory
7 8 (0.82%) CruiseControl
8 7 (0.72%) JIRA
9 3 (0.31%) MSI
10 2 (0.20%) WebLOAD
10 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.10%) Psake
11 1 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.10%) Bugzilla
General
1 156 (15.95%) Finance
2 39 (3.99%) Telecoms
2 39 (3.99%) Banking
3 36 (3.68%) Back Office
4 20 (2.04%) Marketing
5 17 (1.74%) Retail
5 17 (1.74%) Games
6 15 (1.53%) Advertising
6 15 (1.53%) Electronics
6 15 (1.53%) Aerospace
7 8 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.72%) Military
9 5 (0.51%) Publishing
9 5 (0.51%) Legal
9 5 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.20%) French Language
11 2 (0.20%) German Language
11 2 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 133 (13.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 111 (11.35%) Support Engineer
3 107 (10.94%) Analyst
4 88 (9.00%) Administrator
5 74 (7.57%) Systems Engineer
6 70 (7.16%) Systems Administrator
7 61 (6.24%) Network Engineer
8 51 (5.21%) Support Analyst
8 51 (5.21%) Technical Support
8 51 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
9 47 (4.81%) Server Engineer
10 45 (4.60%) Technical Engineer
11 43 (4.40%) Consultant
12 41 (4.19%) VMware Engineer
13 35 (3.58%) Technical Support Engineer
14 34 (3.48%) Developer
15 33 (3.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 29 (2.97%) Senior Support Engineer
16 29 (2.97%) Architect
17 28 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (7.67%) .NET
2 32 (3.27%) HTML
3 27 (2.76%) CSS
3 27 (2.76%) ASP.NET
3 27 (2.76%) XHTML
3 27 (2.76%) Ajax
3 27 (2.76%) jQuery
3 27 (2.76%) HTML5
4 24 (2.45%) Web Services
5 11 (1.12%) SAML
6 10 (1.02%) .NET Framework
7 9 (0.92%) SOAP
8 7 (0.72%) XML
8 7 (0.72%) JSON
9 6 (0.61%) LAMP
9 6 (0.61%) J2EE
10 5 (0.51%) ODBC
10 5 (0.51%) RESTful
11 4 (0.41%) REST
11 4 (0.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 140 (14.31%) Clustering
2 107 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.54%) Replication
4 58 (5.93%) Blackberry
5 32 (3.27%) User Experience
6 29 (2.97%) EqualLogic
7 26 (2.66%) Computer Science
8 21 (2.15%) Fat Client
8 21 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.15%) Thin Client
9 19 (1.94%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.43%) CLARiiON
11 10 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (1.02%) iPhone
12 9 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.82%) FMCG
13 8 (0.82%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.82%) PKI
14 6 (0.61%) Handset
14 6 (0.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 778 (79.55%) Windows
2 446 (45.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 333 (34.05%) Linux
4 273 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 245 (25.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 112 (11.45%) UNIX
7 104 (10.63%) Windows 7
8 87 (8.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 79 (8.08%) Windows XP
10 55 (5.62%) Windows 8
11 52 (5.32%) CentOS
12 33 (3.37%) SUSE
13 25 (2.56%) Solaris
14 24 (2.45%) Windows Vista
15 22 (2.25%) Android
16 17 (1.74%) Mac OS X
17 14 (1.43%) Windows 2000
18 12 (1.23%) Apple iOS
18 12 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 11 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (19.43%) ITIL
2 77 (7.87%) Migration
3 64 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (6.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 57 (5.83%) E-Commerce
6 56 (5.73%) Change Management
7 55 (5.62%) Load Balancing
8 48 (4.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 46 (4.70%) Project Management
10 44 (4.50%) Problem Management
11 40 (4.09%) CRM
12 39 (3.99%) DevOps
13 36 (3.68%) Capacity Planning
14 29 (2.97%) Workflow
15 28 (2.86%) Web Development
15 28 (2.86%) Change Control
16 27 (2.76%) Content Management
17 26 (2.66%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (2.56%) Mentoring
18 25 (2.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 232 (23.72%) PowerShell
2 195 (19.94%) SQL
3 69 (7.06%) Perl
4 61 (6.24%) C#
5 47 (4.81%) Bash Shell
6 44 (4.50%) Shell Script
7 39 (3.99%) Java
8 36 (3.68%) PHP
9 35 (3.58%) JavaScript
10 32 (3.27%) Python
11 25 (2.56%) VBScript
11 25 (2.56%) Ruby
12 14 (1.43%) VB
13 13 (1.33%) C
14 6 (0.61%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.41%) C++
15 4 (0.41%) R
16 2 (0.20%) ABAP
17 1 (0.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 274 (28.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 175 (17.89%) MCSE
3 163 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 132 (13.50%) Cisco Certification
5 131 (13.39%) Degree
6 105 (10.74%) MCITP
7 82 (8.38%) CCNA
8 80 (8.18%) Security Cleared
9 75 (7.67%) MCSA
10 65 (6.65%) CCNP
11 55 (5.62%) MCP
12 47 (4.81%) SC Cleared
13 40 (4.09%) DV Cleared
14 39 (3.99%) VCP4
15 36 (3.68%) VCP5
15 36 (3.68%) Citrix Certification
16 30 (3.07%) CCA
17 22 (2.25%) RHCE
18 21 (2.15%) AWS Certification
19 20 (2.04%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (10.74%) SLA
2 61 (6.24%) PCI DSS
3 40 (4.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.92%) QA
6 4 (0.41%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.31%) HL7
7 3 (0.31%) DICOM
7 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 654 (66.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 484 (49.49%) Active Directory
3 355 (36.30%) vSphere
4 194 (19.84%) Hyper-V
5 164 (16.77%) XenApp
6 159 (16.26%) VMware ESX
7 110 (11.25%) XenDesktop
8 34 (3.48%) vCloud
9 23 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 22 (2.25%) XenServer
10 22 (2.25%) Xen
11 21 (2.15%) NFS
12 19 (1.94%) Postfix
12 19 (1.94%) Sendmail
13 15 (1.53%) ISA Server
14 14 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
15 12 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
15 12 (1.23%) MetaFrame
15 12 (1.23%) Firmware
15 12 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 189 (19.33%) SCCM
2 130 (13.29%) SCOM
3 55 (5.62%) Backup Exec
4 52 (5.32%) Puppet
5 47 (4.81%) Nagios
6 39 (3.99%) WSUS
7 38 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
8 32 (3.27%) ZABBIX
9 30 (3.07%) NetBackup
10 28 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
11 26 (2.66%) HP SIM
12 25 (2.56%) SCVMM
12 25 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 25 (2.56%) Graphite
13 23 (2.35%) Opsview
14 22 (2.25%) logstash
15 21 (2.15%) Kibana
15 21 (2.15%) Vagrant
15 21 (2.15%) ARCserve
16 17 (1.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 936 (95.71%) VMware
2 528 (53.99%) Microsoft
3 374 (38.24%) Cisco
4 322 (32.92%) Citrix
5 217 (22.19%) HP
6 136 (13.91%) Dell
7 130 (13.29%) Red Hat
8 93 (9.51%) Symantec
9 85 (8.69%) Veeam
10 82 (8.38%) EMC
11 80 (8.18%) Oracle
12 78 (7.98%) NetApp
13 63 (6.44%) Juniper
14 50 (5.11%) Websense
15 41 (4.19%) CommVault
16 37 (3.78%) CheckPoint
17 35 (3.58%) IBM
18 34 (3.48%) F5
19 30 (3.07%) AppSense
20 28 (2.86%) 3PAR
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +£6,000 bonus, based on your utilisation
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus = pension + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Forest Row, East Sussex
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £28,000 per annum (circa)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Via Resource
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + On-Call Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago