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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 429 497 502
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 565 410 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 4.43% 3.80% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 495 328 360
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -
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
12747 10801 11158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.14% 10.56% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10872 9019 9656
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +93 266 £42,250 -11.05% 16
South East +43 143 £40,750 -4.11% 11
South West +23 36 £38,000 +8.57% 1
East of England -5 33 £42,500 +39.34% 3
Yorkshire -71 31 £42,000 -1.17% 3
West Midlands +7 25 £29,000 -28.39% 4
East Midlands +42 16 £39,000 - 1
North West -2 16 £42,500 +36.00% 5
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 973 (94.01%) VMware
2 816 (78.84%) Windows
3 680 (65.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 512 (49.47%) Microsoft
5 480 (46.38%) Active Directory
6 436 (42.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 433 (41.84%) Cisco
8 410 (39.61%) DNS
9 404 (39.03%) SAN
10 376 (36.33%) vSphere
11 350 (33.82%) Linux
12 324 (31.30%) Firewall
13 320 (30.92%) Citrix
14 293 (28.31%) MS Exchange
15 277 (26.76%) TCP/IP
16 261 (25.22%) Windows Server 2003
17 243 (23.48%) HP
18 237 (22.90%) Windows Server 2012
19 234 (22.61%) DHCP
20 233 (22.51%) PowerShell
21 232 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
22 230 (22.22%) SQL Server
22 230 (22.22%) ITIL
23 227 (21.93%) MS Excel
24 193 (18.65%) SQL
25 191 (18.45%) IIS
26 187 (18.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 180 (17.39%) Hyper-V
28 172 (16.62%) VMware ESX
28 172 (16.62%) WAN

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 293 (28.31%) MS Exchange
2 191 (18.45%) IIS
3 168 (16.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 128 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 124 (11.98%) SharePoint
6 119 (11.50%) Apache
7 102 (9.86%) Lync
8 83 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 52 (5.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 45 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 41 (3.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 36 (3.48%) nginx
13 31 (3.00%) Tomcat
14 15 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (1.16%) JBoss
15 12 (1.16%) IBM Notes
15 12 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
16 11 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 7 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
17 7 (0.68%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 227 (21.93%) MS Excel
2 126 (12.17%) MS Office
3 21 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 21 (2.03%) InfoPath
4 16 (1.55%) MS Project
5 2 (0.19%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 25 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.16%) Maximo
3 6 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.19%) Summit
5 1 (0.097%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.097%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 53 (5.12%) Office 365
2 30 (2.90%) IaaS
3 29 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (2.03%) SaaS
6 18 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.097%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.097%) PaaS
8 1 (0.097%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 410 (39.61%) DNS
2 404 (39.03%) SAN
3 324 (31.30%) Firewall
4 277 (26.76%) TCP/IP
5 234 (22.61%) DHCP
6 172 (16.62%) WAN
7 156 (15.07%) LAN
8 150 (14.49%) VPN
9 126 (12.17%) MPLS
10 100 (9.66%) BGP
11 91 (8.79%) OSPF
12 89 (8.60%) NAS
13 87 (8.41%) VLAN
14 82 (7.92%) Internet
15 75 (7.25%) iSCSI
16 73 (7.05%) Cisco IOS
16 73 (7.05%) SMTP
17 68 (6.57%) EIGRP
18 65 (6.28%) Cisco ASA
19 57 (5.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 84 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 60 (5.80%) MySQL
5 26 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (2.32%) Oracle Database
7 16 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.29%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 30 (2.90%) Jenkins
2 22 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.03%) Visual Studio
4 15 (1.45%) TeamCity
5 12 (1.16%) Maven
6 11 (1.06%) Ant
6 11 (1.06%) Mercurial
7 10 (0.97%) Hudson
7 10 (0.97%) CruiseControl
8 9 (0.87%) Artifactory
9 7 (0.68%) Subversion
10 6 (0.58%) JIRA
10 6 (0.58%) WebLOAD
11 5 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.19%) Redmine
13 1 (0.097%) Psake
13 1 (0.097%) MSI
13 1 (0.097%) Bugzilla
General
1 151 (14.59%) Finance
2 39 (3.77%) Back Office
3 31 (3.00%) Banking
4 25 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.45%) Marketing
6 14 (1.35%) Games
6 14 (1.35%) Electronics
6 14 (1.35%) Aerospace
7 13 (1.26%) Advertising
8 11 (1.06%) Retail
9 9 (0.87%) Legal
10 8 (0.77%) Publishing
11 7 (0.68%) Military
12 6 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.48%) French Language
13 5 (0.48%) German Language
13 5 (0.48%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.29%) Law
16 1 (0.097%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 154 (14.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 117 (11.30%) Support Engineer
3 83 (8.02%) Analyst
4 79 (7.63%) Systems Engineer
5 75 (7.25%) Administrator
6 73 (7.05%) Network Engineer
7 69 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 56 (5.41%) Server Engineer
9 51 (4.93%) Systems Administrator
10 46 (4.44%) Support Analyst
11 42 (4.06%) VMware Engineer
12 39 (3.77%) Consultant
13 38 (3.67%) Technical Support
14 37 (3.57%) Architect
14 37 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
15 34 (3.29%) VMware Specialist
16 32 (3.09%) IT Support
17 31 (3.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 29 (2.80%) Technical Engineer
19 28 (2.71%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (5.02%) .NET
2 30 (2.90%) Web Services
3 27 (2.61%) HTML
4 21 (2.03%) CSS
4 21 (2.03%) ASP.NET
4 21 (2.03%) XHTML
4 21 (2.03%) Ajax
4 21 (2.03%) jQuery
4 21 (2.03%) HTML5
5 10 (0.97%) .NET Framework
6 9 (0.87%) XML
6 9 (0.87%) SOAP
7 8 (0.77%) JSON
8 7 (0.68%) J2EE
9 5 (0.48%) ODBC
9 5 (0.48%) RESTful
10 4 (0.39%) REST
10 4 (0.39%) Flash
10 4 (0.39%) JSP
11 3 (0.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 157 (15.17%) Clustering
2 108 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (6.47%) Replication
4 44 (4.25%) Blackberry
5 31 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 25 (2.42%) EqualLogic
7 24 (2.32%) User Experience
8 23 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
9 19 (1.84%) CLARiiON
10 16 (1.55%) Thin Client
10 16 (1.55%) Fat Client
11 15 (1.45%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.97%) Client/Server
12 10 (0.97%) PKI
13 9 (0.87%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.77%) Hedge funds
14 8 (0.77%) e-Health
14 8 (0.77%) FMCG
14 8 (0.77%) Open Source
15 7 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 816 (78.84%) Windows
2 436 (42.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 350 (33.82%) Linux
4 261 (25.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 237 (22.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 149 (14.40%) UNIX
7 119 (11.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 117 (11.30%) Windows 7
9 74 (7.15%) Windows XP
10 59 (5.70%) Windows 8
11 48 (4.64%) CentOS
12 30 (2.90%) SUSE
13 20 (1.93%) Mac OS X
13 20 (1.93%) Android
13 20 (1.93%) Solaris
14 15 (1.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 14 (1.35%) Windows Vista
16 13 (1.26%) Windows 2000
17 9 (0.87%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (22.22%) ITIL
2 79 (7.63%) E-Commerce
3 75 (7.25%) Load Balancing
4 66 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 60 (5.80%) Change Management
6 51 (4.93%) Migration
7 44 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (4.25%) Project Management
8 41 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
9 40 (3.86%) Capacity Planning
10 39 (3.77%) CRM
11 36 (3.48%) Problem Management
11 36 (3.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 36 (3.48%) DevOps
12 35 (3.38%) Network Management
13 29 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
14 24 (2.32%) Service Management
15 23 (2.22%) Business Continuity
15 23 (2.22%) Data Security
15 23 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 233 (22.51%) PowerShell
2 193 (18.65%) SQL
3 108 (10.43%) Perl
4 91 (8.79%) Bash Shell
5 77 (7.44%) Java
6 47 (4.54%) C#
7 43 (4.15%) PHP
8 40 (3.86%) Python
9 35 (3.38%) Shell Script
10 31 (3.00%) JavaScript
11 26 (2.51%) VBScript
12 22 (2.13%) Ruby
13 11 (1.06%) C
14 9 (0.87%) VB
15 5 (0.48%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.39%) R
17 3 (0.29%) C++
18 2 (0.19%) ABAP
19 1 (0.097%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 232 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 187 (18.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 165 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
4 141 (13.62%) MCSE
5 124 (11.98%) CCNA
6 113 (10.92%) Degree
7 107 (10.34%) Security Cleared
8 85 (8.21%) CCNP
9 76 (7.34%) MCITP
10 60 (5.80%) MCSA
11 58 (5.60%) MCP
11 58 (5.60%) SC Cleared
12 40 (3.86%) Citrix Certification
13 35 (3.38%) VCP5
14 33 (3.19%) CCA
15 25 (2.42%) DV Cleared
16 20 (1.93%) JNCIP
16 20 (1.93%) RHCE
17 18 (1.74%) NCDA
18 17 (1.64%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (9.08%) SLA
1 94 (9.08%) PCI DSS
2 48 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (1.26%) QA
5 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.097%) HL7
7 1 (0.097%) DICOM
System Software
1 680 (65.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 480 (46.38%) Active Directory
3 376 (36.33%) vSphere
4 180 (17.39%) Hyper-V
5 172 (16.62%) VMware ESX
6 157 (15.17%) XenApp
7 86 (8.31%) XenDesktop
8 46 (4.44%) vCloud
9 29 (2.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 27 (2.61%) XenServer
11 20 (1.93%) KVM
11 20 (1.93%) VMware Server
12 18 (1.74%) Xen
13 17 (1.64%) MetaFrame
13 17 (1.64%) NFS
13 17 (1.64%) ISA Server
13 17 (1.64%) Postfix
13 17 (1.64%) Sendmail
14 13 (1.26%) Firmware
15 12 (1.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 144 (13.91%) SCCM
2 84 (8.12%) SCOM
3 55 (5.31%) Puppet
4 54 (5.22%) Backup Exec
5 41 (3.96%) WSUS
6 37 (3.57%) NetBackup
7 34 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
8 32 (3.09%) Nagios
9 27 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
10 25 (2.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 23 (2.22%) ARCserve
11 23 (2.22%) ZABBIX
12 21 (2.03%) HP SIM
12 21 (2.03%) Tivoli
13 19 (1.84%) SCOrch
14 17 (1.64%) Cacti
14 17 (1.64%) Zenoss
15 15 (1.45%) Vagrant
15 15 (1.45%) logstash
15 15 (1.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 973 (94.01%) VMware
2 512 (49.47%) Microsoft
3 433 (41.84%) Cisco
4 320 (30.92%) Citrix
5 243 (23.48%) HP
6 171 (16.52%) Red Hat
7 135 (13.04%) Dell
8 122 (11.79%) NetApp
9 101 (9.76%) Symantec
10 95 (9.18%) EMC
11 87 (8.41%) Juniper
12 72 (6.96%) Oracle
13 71 (6.86%) Veeam
14 48 (4.64%) IBM
15 45 (4.35%) F5
16 42 (4.06%) Websense
17 38 (3.67%) CheckPoint
18 29 (2.80%) CommVault
18 29 (2.80%) AppSense
19 25 (2.42%) Riverbed
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bell Educational Services
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Overtime + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum £21k basic + pension + healthcare+ f
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 37k per year + Car and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £36,000 - £52,000 + Awesome Benefits & Place to Work!
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £31,500 - £45,500 + Awesome Benefits & Place to Work!
Posted: 10 days ago