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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 508 559 559
Rank change year-on-year
+51 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 494 410 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 4.16% 3.21% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 427 351 365
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
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
11879 12775 11788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.28% 12.38% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10109 10554 9942
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -2 214 £55,000 +15.78% 8
South East +89 151 £43,000 +1.17% 15
East of England +11 34 £32,000 -1.53% 1
South West +14 30 £23,000 -42.50% 3
West Midlands -6 21 £40,000 +26.98%
Yorkshire +10 19 £37,000 +7.24% 1
North West +24 13 £34,000 -17.57% 4
East Midlands +9 13 £29,250 -18.75% 1
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 816 (95.55%) VMware
2 607 (71.08%) Windows
3 490 (57.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 460 (53.86%) Active Directory
5 439 (51.41%) Microsoft
6 437 (51.17%) Windows Server
7 414 (48.48%) Linux
8 399 (46.72%) Firewall
9 346 (40.52%) Cisco
10 345 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 344 (40.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 312 (36.53%) MS Exchange
13 311 (36.42%) SAN
14 276 (32.32%) DNS
15 264 (30.91%) vSphere
16 236 (27.63%) Exchange Server 2010
17 225 (26.35%) MS Excel
18 217 (25.41%) Exchange Server 2013
19 203 (23.77%) HP
19 203 (23.77%) Citrix
20 191 (22.37%) Windows Server 2003
20 191 (22.37%) WAN
21 186 (21.78%) LAN
22 176 (20.61%) SQL
23 174 (20.37%) Data Centre
24 169 (19.79%) SQL Server
25 162 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
26 156 (18.27%) ITIL
27 144 (16.86%) Puppet
28 136 (15.93%) DHCP

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 312 (36.53%) MS Exchange
2 236 (27.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 217 (25.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 79 (9.25%) IIS
5 75 (8.78%) Apache
6 71 (8.31%) SharePoint
7 70 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 59 (6.91%) Tomcat
9 53 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 32 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 30 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 28 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 28 (3.28%) Skype for Business
13 9 (1.05%) nginx
13 9 (1.05%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.23%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.23%) Confluence
15 2 (0.23%) uWSGI
Applications
1 225 (26.35%) MS Excel
2 76 (8.90%) MS Office
3 12 (1.41%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 74 (8.67%) Office 365
2 69 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (2.93%) IaaS
6 23 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.29%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.05%) PaaS
9 6 (0.70%) SaaS
10 5 (0.59%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.47%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.35%) SoftLayer
13 2 (0.23%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 399 (46.72%) Firewall
2 311 (36.42%) SAN
3 276 (32.32%) DNS
4 191 (22.37%) WAN
5 186 (21.78%) LAN
6 136 (15.93%) DHCP
7 129 (15.11%) TCP/IP
8 82 (9.60%) NAS
9 80 (9.37%) VPN
10 75 (8.78%) VLAN
11 69 (8.08%) iSCSI
12 60 (7.03%) Fibre Channel
13 36 (4.22%) SSL
14 35 (4.10%) LDAP
15 34 (3.98%) VoIP
16 30 (3.51%) SMTP
17 27 (3.16%) Wireless
18 26 (3.04%) NetScaler
19 25 (2.93%) FTP
20 24 (2.81%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 73 (8.55%) MySQL
3 60 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 43 (5.04%) MongoDB
6 28 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (1.52%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.23%) Big Data
11 2 (0.23%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.23%) Navicat
11 2 (0.23%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.12%) MS Access
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (2.69%) Jenkins
2 20 (2.34%) Subversion
3 19 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.52%) Ant
5 12 (1.41%) GCC
5 12 (1.41%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.17%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (0.59%) GitLab
9 3 (0.35%) JIRA
10 2 (0.23%) Maven
11 1 (0.12%) Gradle
11 1 (0.12%) Grunt
11 1 (0.12%) Hudson
11 1 (0.12%) MSI
11 1 (0.12%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.12%) webpack
11 1 (0.12%) WinDbg
General
1 101 (11.83%) Finance
2 54 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 25 (2.93%) Banking
4 19 (2.22%) Games
5 16 (1.87%) Advertising
6 14 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.41%) Legal
7 12 (1.41%) Marketing
8 11 (1.29%) Electronics
9 4 (0.47%) Billing
9 4 (0.47%) Retail
10 3 (0.35%) Back Office
10 3 (0.35%) Law
11 2 (0.23%) Front Office
11 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 196 (22.95%) Support Engineer
2 178 (20.84%) VMware Engineer
3 161 (18.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 107 (12.53%) Linux Engineer
5 102 (11.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 97 (11.36%) Administrator
7 89 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
8 78 (9.13%) Systems Administrator
9 74 (8.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 74 (8.67%) IT Engineer
10 72 (8.43%) Windows Engineer
11 71 (8.31%) Server Engineer
12 68 (7.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 62 (7.26%) Analyst
14 60 (7.03%) VMware Support Engineer
15 58 (6.79%) Exchange Engineer
15 58 (6.79%) IT Support
16 55 (6.44%) Technical Engineer
17 50 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
18 46 (5.39%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.33%) .NET
2 32 (3.75%) LAMP
3 29 (3.40%) ASP.NET
4 16 (1.87%) HTML
4 16 (1.87%) Web Services
5 15 (1.76%) FIX Protocol
6 14 (1.64%) jQuery
7 13 (1.52%) CSS
7 13 (1.52%) HTML5
7 13 (1.52%) XHTML
8 12 (1.41%) Ajax
9 8 (0.94%) 802.1X
9 8 (0.94%) MAPI
10 6 (0.70%) Sensu
11 5 (0.59%) ELK Stack
12 3 (0.35%) FreeSWITCH
12 3 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
12 3 (0.35%) MSMQ
12 3 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (0.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 174 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 58 (6.79%) Replication
3 49 (5.74%) Clustering
3 49 (5.74%) EMC VNX
4 41 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.68%) Blackberry
6 29 (3.40%) VCE vBlock
7 26 (3.04%) HP StoreVirtual
8 24 (2.81%) Driving Licence
9 21 (2.46%) EMC VMAX
10 20 (2.34%) PKI
11 19 (2.22%) Smartphone
12 18 (2.11%) Client/Server
13 16 (1.87%) PlayStation
14 15 (1.76%) EMC VNXe
14 15 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
14 15 (1.76%) iPhone
14 15 (1.76%) IPTV
14 15 (1.76%) Over-the-Top Content
15 11 (1.29%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 607 (71.08%) Windows
2 437 (51.17%) Windows Server
3 414 (48.48%) Linux
4 345 (40.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 344 (40.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 191 (22.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 94 (11.01%) CentOS
8 86 (10.07%) Unix
9 84 (9.84%) Windows 7
10 73 (8.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 65 (7.61%) Ubuntu
12 54 (6.32%) Windows 8
13 48 (5.62%) Windows 10
14 36 (4.22%) Solaris
15 33 (3.86%) Oracle Linux
16 29 (3.40%) SUSE
16 29 (3.40%) Windows XP
17 28 (3.28%) Windows Vista
18 21 (2.46%) AIX
19 20 (2.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (18.27%) ITIL
2 93 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (10.54%) Configuration Management
4 85 (9.95%) DevOps
5 71 (8.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 67 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 65 (7.61%) Load Balancing
8 48 (5.62%) Open Source
9 47 (5.50%) Capacity Planning
10 44 (5.15%) Migration
11 41 (4.80%) Security Patching
12 31 (3.63%) High Availability
12 31 (3.63%) Server Virtualisation
13 28 (3.28%) Project Management
14 26 (3.04%) Kalman Filter
14 26 (3.04%) Problem Management
15 25 (2.93%) Mentoring
16 24 (2.81%) PRINCE2
17 23 (2.69%) Change Management
17 23 (2.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 176 (20.61%) SQL
2 110 (12.88%) PowerShell
3 106 (12.41%) Bash Shell
4 82 (9.60%) Perl
5 63 (7.38%) Python
6 42 (4.92%) Ruby
7 36 (4.22%) Java
8 26 (3.04%) PHP
9 22 (2.58%) Shell Script
10 14 (1.64%) JavaScript
11 13 (1.52%) C#
12 12 (1.41%) C
12 12 (1.41%) Korn
13 9 (1.05%) VBA
14 8 (0.94%) VB
15 4 (0.47%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.23%) AWK
16 2 (0.23%) sed
16 2 (0.23%) VBScript
17 1 (0.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 162 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 125 (14.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 98 (11.48%) MCSE
4 68 (7.96%) MCSA
5 65 (7.61%) Degree
6 56 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (6.44%) Security Cleared
8 50 (5.85%) CCNA
9 45 (5.27%) SC Cleared
10 27 (3.16%) CCNP
11 25 (2.93%) MCITP
12 22 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (2.22%) RHCE
14 17 (1.99%) A+ Certification
15 16 (1.87%) Network+ Certification
16 11 (1.29%) VCP5
17 10 (1.17%) MCP
17 10 (1.17%) VCAP
18 9 (1.05%) DBS Check
19 8 (0.94%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.49%) SLA
2 30 (3.51%) QA
3 16 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.12%) SAS 70
System Software
1 490 (57.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 460 (53.86%) Active Directory
3 264 (30.91%) vSphere
4 126 (14.75%) VMware ESX
5 111 (13.00%) Hyper-V
6 98 (11.48%) NFS
7 89 (10.42%) XenApp
8 44 (5.15%) XenDesktop
9 32 (3.75%) vCloud
10 31 (3.63%) Terminal Services
11 26 (3.04%) XenServer
12 20 (2.34%) Docker
13 15 (1.76%) Xen
14 13 (1.52%) Firmware
15 12 (1.41%) DFS Replication
15 12 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 10 (1.17%) Corosync
17 9 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 8 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
19 6 (0.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 144 (16.86%) Puppet
2 87 (10.19%) SCCM
3 85 (9.95%) Nagios
4 72 (8.43%) Ansible
5 60 (7.03%) Backup Exec
6 57 (6.67%) WSUS
7 52 (6.09%) vMotion
8 34 (3.98%) SCOM
9 27 (3.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 24 (2.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 23 (2.69%) NetBackup
11 23 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
12 21 (2.46%) HAProxy
13 16 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
14 15 (1.76%) HP Data Protector
15 14 (1.64%) CFEngine
16 13 (1.52%) Cacti
16 13 (1.52%) vRealize
17 12 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
18 11 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 816 (95.55%) VMware
2 439 (51.41%) Microsoft
3 346 (40.52%) Cisco
4 203 (23.77%) Citrix
4 203 (23.77%) HP
5 128 (14.99%) Red Hat
6 112 (13.11%) NetApp
7 99 (11.59%) EMC
8 68 (7.96%) Dell
9 62 (7.26%) Veeam
10 57 (6.67%) Symantec
11 49 (5.74%) Oracle
12 42 (4.92%) Apple
12 42 (4.92%) SonicWALL
13 40 (4.68%) IBM
14 36 (4.22%) CheckPoint
15 33 (3.86%) 3PAR
16 28 (3.28%) Juniper
17 24 (2.81%) WatchGuard
18 21 (2.46%) Sophos
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Bemnefitys Pack
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Corsham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Amersham
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 15 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Heathside School
Salary: From £18,228 to £23,435 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago