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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 475 526 534
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 462 356 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 3.99% 3.57% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 356 277 318
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +8.69%
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
11583 9971 11287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.87% 10.02% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9678 8538 9816
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +2 167 £47,500 +5.55% 23
South East -7 113 £42,500 +11.84% 13
Yorkshire -16 71 £41,750 +43.96% 7
East of England -5 48 £41,250 +3.12%
North West -3 25 £42,500 +6.91% 5
West Midlands +6 22 £38,500 -12.50% 3
South West -12 12 £32,000 +16.36% 6
East Midlands -15 6 £41,250 -17.50% 1
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 813 (87.61%) VMware
2 724 (78.02%) Windows
3 565 (60.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 458 (49.35%) Active Directory
5 414 (44.61%) Microsoft
6 413 (44.50%) Cisco
7 392 (42.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 380 (40.95%) DNS
9 361 (38.90%) SAN
10 327 (35.24%) Linux
11 295 (31.79%) Citrix
12 275 (29.63%) vSphere
13 265 (28.56%) MS Exchange
14 259 (27.91%) Firewall
15 234 (25.22%) PowerShell
16 233 (25.11%) HP
17 226 (24.35%) Windows Server 2003
18 221 (23.81%) DHCP
19 211 (22.74%) TCP/IP
20 204 (21.98%) VMware ESX
21 199 (21.44%) Red Hat
22 197 (21.23%) ITIL
23 185 (19.94%) Windows Server 2012
24 174 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
25 169 (18.21%) SQL
25 169 (18.21%) MS Excel
25 169 (18.21%) XenApp
26 168 (18.10%) SQL Server
27 164 (17.67%) UNIX
27 164 (17.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 265 (28.56%) MS Exchange
2 161 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 141 (15.19%) IIS
4 129 (13.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 113 (12.18%) Apache
6 89 (9.59%) SharePoint
7 78 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 61 (6.57%) Lync
9 29 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 26 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 24 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (2.05%) Tomcat
13 18 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 17 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.97%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.54%) nginx
16 5 (0.54%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.43%) Jetty
18 3 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
19 2 (0.22%) CloudStack
Applications
1 169 (18.21%) MS Excel
2 72 (7.76%) MS Office
3 9 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.54%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.43%) MS Project
6 2 (0.22%) InDesign
7 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (1.62%) Maximo
2 13 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.54%) Summit
4 4 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.22%) Sophis RISQUE
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (3.77%) Office 365
2 35 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (2.16%) IaaS
4 13 (1.40%) SaaS
5 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.32%) GitHub
8 2 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 380 (40.95%) DNS
2 361 (38.90%) SAN
3 259 (27.91%) Firewall
4 221 (23.81%) DHCP
5 211 (22.74%) TCP/IP
6 141 (15.19%) VPN
7 128 (13.79%) MPLS
8 115 (12.39%) LAN
9 112 (12.07%) WAN
10 103 (11.10%) BGP
11 99 (10.67%) OSPF
12 89 (9.59%) NAS
13 88 (9.48%) Cisco IOS
14 83 (8.94%) SMTP
15 79 (8.51%) EIGRP
16 78 (8.41%) VLAN
17 61 (6.57%) Wireless
18 55 (5.93%) VoIP
19 52 (5.60%) Cisco ASA
20 51 (5.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 66 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (3.66%) MySQL
5 22 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (1.40%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (0.97%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.54%) DTS
10 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (1.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.86%) Mercurial
3 8 (0.86%) Subversion
4 7 (0.75%) Maven
4 7 (0.75%) Ant
5 6 (0.65%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.65%) WebLOAD
5 6 (0.65%) JIRA
6 5 (0.54%) CruiseControl
6 5 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.54%) Hudson
7 4 (0.43%) Artifactory
7 4 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.22%) Redmine
9 1 (0.11%) Psake
General
1 137 (14.76%) Finance
2 37 (3.99%) Telecoms
3 28 (3.02%) Back Office
4 18 (1.94%) Banking
5 17 (1.83%) Retail
6 15 (1.62%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.19%) Electronics
8 10 (1.08%) Legal
9 8 (0.86%) Law
10 7 (0.75%) Publishing
11 5 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.43%) Games
12 4 (0.43%) Advertising
12 4 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.43%) Marketing
13 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.32%) French Language
13 3 (0.32%) German Language
13 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 162 (17.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 87 (9.38%) Analyst
3 85 (9.16%) Support Engineer
4 83 (8.94%) Administrator
5 71 (7.65%) Systems Engineer
6 46 (4.96%) Network Engineer
6 46 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
7 45 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
8 40 (4.31%) Server Engineer
8 40 (4.31%) Consultant
9 39 (4.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 37 (3.99%) Architect
11 34 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
11 34 (3.66%) IT Support
12 32 (3.45%) VMware Specialist
13 29 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
13 29 (3.13%) Support Analyst
14 27 (2.91%) IT Support Engineer
14 27 (2.91%) Storage Engineer
15 24 (2.59%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.17%) Web Services
2 19 (2.05%) XML
3 16 (1.72%) HTML
4 14 (1.51%) .NET
5 13 (1.40%) JSON
6 10 (1.08%) CSS
7 5 (0.54%) Ajax
7 5 (0.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 5 (0.54%) jQuery
7 5 (0.54%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.54%) XHTML
7 5 (0.54%) HTML5
8 4 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.32%) XMPP
9 3 (0.32%) X-Windows
9 3 (0.32%) COM
9 3 (0.32%) J2EE
10 2 (0.22%) Memcached
10 2 (0.22%) MSMQ
11 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 148 (15.95%) Clustering
2 62 (6.68%) Replication
3 56 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 26 (2.80%) Blackberry
6 25 (2.69%) Computer Science
7 24 (2.59%) e-Health
8 23 (2.48%) EqualLogic
9 22 (2.37%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
11 12 (1.29%) CLARiiON
12 8 (0.86%) User Experience
12 8 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (0.86%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.75%) Physics
14 6 (0.65%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.54%) PKI
15 5 (0.54%) Fat Client
15 5 (0.54%) iPhone
15 5 (0.54%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 724 (78.02%) Windows
2 392 (42.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 327 (35.24%) Linux
4 226 (24.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 185 (19.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 164 (17.67%) UNIX
6 164 (17.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 121 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 70 (7.54%) Windows XP
9 44 (4.74%) Windows 8
10 39 (4.20%) CentOS
11 16 (1.72%) Windows 2000
12 15 (1.62%) SUSE
13 14 (1.51%) Mac OS X
13 14 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
14 13 (1.40%) Windows Vista
15 12 (1.29%) Ubuntu
16 11 (1.19%) Android
17 8 (0.86%) Solaris
18 7 (0.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (21.23%) ITIL
2 95 (10.24%) E-Commerce
3 84 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 72 (7.76%) Load Balancing
5 71 (7.65%) Change Management
6 52 (5.60%) Problem Management
7 50 (5.39%) Performance Tuning
8 48 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
9 37 (3.99%) Capacity Management
10 35 (3.77%) Project Management
11 32 (3.45%) Migration
12 31 (3.34%) Change Control
12 31 (3.34%) Network Management
13 29 (3.13%) Business Continuity
14 28 (3.02%) Configuration Management
15 25 (2.69%) Kalman Filter
16 21 (2.26%) Data Security
17 20 (2.16%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (2.05%) Service Delivery
19 18 (1.94%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 234 (25.22%) PowerShell
2 169 (18.21%) SQL
3 115 (12.39%) Bash Shell
4 109 (11.75%) Perl
5 98 (10.56%) Java
6 40 (4.31%) Shell Script
7 38 (4.09%) Python
8 33 (3.56%) PHP
9 15 (1.62%) VBScript
9 15 (1.62%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.08%) C#
10 10 (1.08%) Ruby
11 6 (0.65%) VB
12 5 (0.54%) C
13 4 (0.43%) PowerHouse
14 2 (0.22%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 174 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 163 (17.56%) Cisco Certification
3 146 (15.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 125 (13.47%) CCNA
5 102 (10.99%) MCSE
6 97 (10.45%) Security Cleared
7 90 (9.70%) Degree
8 73 (7.87%) CCNP
9 58 (6.25%) MCSA
10 51 (5.50%) MCITP
11 42 (4.53%) SC Cleared
12 34 (3.66%) MCP
13 23 (2.48%) Citrix Certification
13 23 (2.48%) DV Cleared
14 21 (2.26%) CCA
15 20 (2.16%) VCAP
16 19 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (2.05%) NCDA
17 18 (1.94%) NCIE
18 16 (1.72%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (10.56%) PCI DSS
2 82 (8.84%) SLA
3 25 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (2.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (1.51%) QA
6 6 (0.65%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.22%) HL7
7 2 (0.22%) DICOM
System Software
1 565 (60.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 458 (49.35%) Active Directory
3 275 (29.63%) vSphere
4 204 (21.98%) VMware ESX
5 169 (18.21%) XenApp
6 149 (16.06%) Hyper-V
7 62 (6.68%) XenDesktop
8 58 (6.25%) vCloud
9 50 (5.39%) KVM
10 32 (3.45%) VMware Server
11 30 (3.23%) VMFS
12 29 (3.13%) XenServer
13 18 (1.94%) Terminal Services
13 18 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 16 (1.72%) Xen
15 15 (1.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 14 (1.51%) NFS
17 11 (1.19%) ISA Server
18 9 (0.97%) Squid
19 8 (0.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 91 (9.81%) SCCM
2 70 (7.54%) Puppet
3 63 (6.79%) Backup Exec
4 42 (4.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 41 (4.42%) SCOM
6 39 (4.20%) WSUS
7 31 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
8 25 (2.69%) Nagios
9 24 (2.59%) Tivoli
10 21 (2.26%) NetBackup
11 17 (1.83%) Cacti
12 16 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 16 (1.72%) ARCserve
13 15 (1.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 15 (1.62%) Zenoss
14 14 (1.51%) EMC NetWorker
15 11 (1.19%) SCOrch
16 7 (0.75%) Ansible
17 6 (0.65%) Salt
17 6 (0.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 813 (87.61%) VMware
2 414 (44.61%) Microsoft
3 413 (44.50%) Cisco
4 295 (31.79%) Citrix
5 233 (25.11%) HP
6 199 (21.44%) Red Hat
7 152 (16.38%) NetApp
8 125 (13.47%) EMC
9 100 (10.78%) Symantec
10 83 (8.94%) Dell
11 75 (8.08%) Juniper
12 60 (6.47%) Veeam
13 48 (5.17%) IBM
14 40 (4.31%) Oracle
15 38 (4.09%) F5
16 37 (3.99%) CA
17 32 (3.45%) CheckPoint
17 32 (3.45%) WatchGuard
18 19 (2.05%) Intel
19 18 (1.94%) Riverbed
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Bank of England
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Bank of England
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Bank of England
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 22k per year + Mileage
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
Qualserv Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-30k
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £700000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (dependin
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Krooter
Salary: Candidates seeking salaries from £15K to £30K will be considered
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago