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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 488 522 511
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 472 348 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 4.06% 3.42% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 361 273 340
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11630 10171 10720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.03% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9687 8703 9303
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -12 155 £48,000 +6.66% 8
South East +17 124 £45,000 +38.46% 13
Yorkshire +22 82 £39,750 +32.50% 4
East of England +4 36 £50,000 +53.84% 6
North West +18 29 £57,500 +35.29%
West Midlands +15 27 £35,500 -19.31% 2
South West -21 12 £32,250 -5.14% 7
East Midlands -29 9 £40,000 -11.11%
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 781 (83.62%) VMware
2 723 (77.41%) Windows
3 563 (60.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 452 (48.39%) Active Directory
5 417 (44.65%) Microsoft
6 412 (44.11%) Cisco
7 388 (41.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 382 (40.90%) SAN
9 353 (37.79%) DNS
10 335 (35.87%) Linux
11 291 (31.16%) MS Exchange
12 272 (29.12%) Citrix
13 269 (28.80%) vSphere
14 256 (27.41%) Firewall
15 234 (25.05%) PowerShell
16 224 (23.98%) HP
17 223 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
18 211 (22.59%) VMware ESX
19 204 (21.84%) DHCP
20 197 (21.09%) TCP/IP
21 191 (20.45%) Red Hat
22 189 (20.24%) MS Excel
23 185 (19.81%) ITIL
24 176 (18.84%) UNIX
25 175 (18.74%) Microsoft Certification
26 168 (17.99%) Exchange Server 2010
27 165 (17.67%) SQL
28 164 (17.56%) XenApp
28 164 (17.56%) Windows Server 2012
29 158 (16.92%) SQL Server

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 291 (31.16%) MS Exchange
2 168 (17.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 135 (14.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 129 (13.81%) IIS
5 108 (11.56%) Apache
6 101 (10.81%) SharePoint
7 80 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 55 (5.89%) Lync
9 34 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 30 (3.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 27 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
12 26 (2.78%) Tomcat
13 22 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 16 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.86%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.75%) Jetty
17 5 (0.54%) CloudStack
18 3 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
19 2 (0.21%) Confluence
19 2 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 189 (20.24%) MS Excel
2 68 (7.28%) MS Office
3 10 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.54%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.21%) InDesign
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.61%) Maximo
3 5 (0.54%) Summit
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.21%) Sophis RISQUE
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (3.85%) Office 365
3 31 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.93%) IaaS
5 10 (1.07%) SaaS
6 7 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.32%) GitHub
9 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 382 (40.90%) SAN
2 353 (37.79%) DNS
3 256 (27.41%) Firewall
4 204 (21.84%) DHCP
5 197 (21.09%) TCP/IP
6 153 (16.38%) VPN
7 109 (11.67%) LAN
8 102 (10.92%) WAN
9 96 (10.28%) MPLS
9 96 (10.28%) VLAN
10 79 (8.46%) NAS
11 75 (8.03%) BGP
12 74 (7.92%) OSPF
13 72 (7.71%) SMTP
14 70 (7.49%) Wireless
15 67 (7.17%) Cisco IOS
16 65 (6.96%) VoIP
17 61 (6.53%) EIGRP
18 56 (6.00%) Internet
19 53 (5.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 80 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 41 (4.39%) MySQL
5 28 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (1.93%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.54%) DTS
9 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (1.50%) Subversion
2 12 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.96%) Mercurial
4 7 (0.75%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.64%) Ant
5 6 (0.64%) JIRA
6 5 (0.54%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.43%) Maven
8 3 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.21%) Hudson
9 2 (0.21%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.11%) WebLOAD
10 1 (0.11%) Psake
10 1 (0.11%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.11%) Metasploit
General
1 120 (12.85%) Finance
2 41 (4.39%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.46%) Back Office
4 17 (1.82%) Banking
4 17 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 13 (1.39%) Retail
6 12 (1.28%) Electronics
7 9 (0.96%) Multimedia
8 8 (0.86%) Law
8 8 (0.86%) Legal
9 7 (0.75%) Publishing
10 6 (0.64%) Games
10 6 (0.64%) Marketing
11 5 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.43%) Advertising
13 3 (0.32%) French Language
13 3 (0.32%) German Language
14 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 133 (14.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 104 (11.13%) Administrator
3 103 (11.03%) Analyst
4 77 (8.24%) Systems Engineer
5 76 (8.14%) Support Engineer
6 62 (6.64%) Systems Administrator
7 52 (5.57%) Consultant
8 46 (4.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 42 (4.50%) Network Engineer
10 39 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support
11 37 (3.96%) IT Support
12 36 (3.85%) Server Engineer
13 35 (3.75%) Architect
13 35 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
14 30 (3.21%) Support Analyst
15 28 (3.00%) Linux Administrator
16 26 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
16 26 (2.78%) VMware Specialist
17 25 (2.68%) Operations Analyst
18 24 (2.57%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (6.96%) Web Services
2 23 (2.46%) XML
3 18 (1.93%) JSON
4 16 (1.71%) HTML
5 14 (1.50%) .NET
6 12 (1.28%) CSS
7 6 (0.64%) J2EE
8 5 (0.54%) jQuery
8 5 (0.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 5 (0.54%) Ajax
8 5 (0.54%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.54%) XHTML
8 5 (0.54%) HTML5
9 4 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (0.43%) Regular Expression
9 4 (0.43%) COM
9 4 (0.43%) XMPP
10 3 (0.32%) LAMP
11 2 (0.21%) Memcached
11 2 (0.21%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 132 (14.13%) Clustering
2 59 (6.32%) Replication
3 30 (3.21%) Client/Server
3 30 (3.21%) Blackberry
4 29 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 27 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.57%) EqualLogic
7 23 (2.46%) e-Health
8 12 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (1.28%) CLARiiON
9 8 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (0.75%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.75%) iPhone
10 7 (0.75%) Open Source
11 6 (0.64%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.64%) Physics
11 6 (0.64%) Speech Recognition
12 5 (0.54%) Symmetrix
12 5 (0.54%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 723 (77.41%) Windows
2 388 (41.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 335 (35.87%) Linux
4 223 (23.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 176 (18.84%) UNIX
6 164 (17.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 152 (16.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 127 (13.60%) Windows 7
9 67 (7.17%) Windows XP
10 38 (4.07%) Windows 8
11 35 (3.75%) CentOS
12 19 (2.03%) Ubuntu
12 19 (2.03%) Windows 2000 Server
13 18 (1.93%) Windows Vista
14 16 (1.71%) Windows 2000
15 11 (1.18%) Solaris
15 11 (1.18%) Android
16 10 (1.07%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.86%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (19.81%) ITIL
2 88 (9.42%) E-Commerce
3 86 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 67 (7.17%) Change Management
5 63 (6.75%) Problem Management
6 57 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
7 56 (6.00%) Load Balancing
8 45 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
9 40 (4.28%) Configuration Management
10 39 (4.18%) Project Management
11 37 (3.96%) Capacity Management
12 28 (3.00%) Change Control
13 26 (2.78%) Release Management
13 26 (2.78%) Migration
14 25 (2.68%) Network Management
14 25 (2.68%) Business Continuity
15 21 (2.25%) Service Management
16 20 (2.14%) Service Delivery
17 19 (2.03%) Data Security
17 19 (2.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 234 (25.05%) PowerShell
2 165 (17.67%) SQL
3 102 (10.92%) Perl
4 101 (10.81%) Bash Shell
5 100 (10.71%) Java
6 66 (7.07%) Shell Script
7 35 (3.75%) Python
8 32 (3.43%) PHP
9 14 (1.50%) JavaScript
10 12 (1.28%) VBScript
11 7 (0.75%) C#
12 6 (0.64%) C
13 5 (0.54%) Ruby
13 5 (0.54%) VB
14 4 (0.43%) PowerHouse
14 4 (0.43%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.21%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.11%) Lua
16 1 (0.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 175 (18.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 157 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
3 130 (13.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 122 (13.06%) CCNA
5 108 (11.56%) MCSE
6 92 (9.85%) Degree
7 83 (8.89%) CCNP
8 81 (8.67%) Security Cleared
9 58 (6.21%) MCSA
10 49 (5.25%) MCITP
11 40 (4.28%) SC Cleared
12 27 (2.89%) MCP
13 23 (2.46%) Sun Certification
14 21 (2.25%) CCA
14 21 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
14 21 (2.25%) DV Cleared
14 21 (2.25%) VCAP
15 16 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (1.50%) NCDA
17 13 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (8.35%) PCI DSS
2 76 (8.14%) SLA
3 21 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (1.50%) QA
4 14 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.96%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.21%) HL7
6 2 (0.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 563 (60.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 452 (48.39%) Active Directory
3 269 (28.80%) vSphere
4 211 (22.59%) VMware ESX
5 164 (17.56%) XenApp
6 156 (16.70%) Hyper-V
7 77 (8.24%) KVM
8 67 (7.17%) vCloud
9 56 (6.00%) XenDesktop
10 28 (3.00%) VMFS
11 27 (2.89%) VMware Server
12 23 (2.46%) XenServer
13 21 (2.25%) Terminal Services
14 17 (1.82%) Xen
15 15 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 14 (1.50%) NFS
17 11 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 11 (1.18%) Squid
17 11 (1.18%) ISA Server
18 7 (0.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 81 (8.67%) Puppet
2 69 (7.39%) SCCM
3 55 (5.89%) Backup Exec
4 51 (5.46%) WSUS
5 39 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (4.07%) Norton AntiVirus
7 30 (3.21%) Nagios
8 29 (3.10%) SCOM
9 22 (2.36%) Tivoli
10 18 (1.93%) NetBackup
11 16 (1.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 16 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 15 (1.61%) Cacti
13 14 (1.50%) ARCserve
14 13 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
14 13 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
15 11 (1.18%) Cisco UCCE
15 11 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
16 8 (0.86%) Ansible
17 7 (0.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 781 (83.62%) VMware
2 417 (44.65%) Microsoft
3 412 (44.11%) Cisco
4 272 (29.12%) Citrix
5 224 (23.98%) HP
6 191 (20.45%) Red Hat
7 134 (14.35%) EMC
8 133 (14.24%) NetApp
9 102 (10.92%) Symantec
10 73 (7.82%) Dell
11 57 (6.10%) Veeam
12 56 (6.00%) Juniper
13 49 (5.25%) IBM
14 41 (4.39%) Oracle
15 37 (3.96%) CA
16 32 (3.43%) WatchGuard
17 31 (3.32%) F5
18 28 (3.00%) McAfee
19 22 (2.36%) Brocade
20 20 (2.14%) Intel
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £15,000 to £21,000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Circa £35k & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + on call, OT and Bens - DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent training / benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago