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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 500 493 532
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +39
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 431 473 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 3.80% 3.96% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 379 363 277
Average salary £41,500 £45,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £43,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +26.47%
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
11347 11943 10377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.10% 10.92% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9495 9927 8884
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
South East +25 154 £42,000 -11.57% 8
London +11 143 £50,000 +4.16% 29
East of England +29 59 £29,000 -42.00% 6
Yorkshire -51 26 £35,000 -17.15% 3
North West -14 19 £37,500 -34.78% 4
South West -8 13 £39,000 +16.41% 5
East Midlands +1 9 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Midlands -28 8 £35,000 -1.40% 2
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 816 (95.66%) VMware
2 761 (89.21%) Windows
3 526 (61.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 523 (61.31%) Active Directory
5 478 (56.04%) Microsoft
6 447 (52.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 355 (41.62%) SAN
8 322 (37.75%) Citrix
9 320 (37.51%) DNS
10 300 (35.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 281 (32.94%) MS Exchange
12 273 (32.00%) vSphere
13 265 (31.07%) SQL Server
13 265 (31.07%) Firewall
14 261 (30.60%) Linux
15 260 (30.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 255 (29.89%) Cisco
17 241 (28.25%) ITIL
18 228 (26.73%) MS Excel
19 222 (26.03%) DHCP
20 208 (24.38%) Microsoft Certification
21 207 (24.27%) HP
22 194 (22.74%) TCP/IP
23 188 (22.04%) Hyper-V
24 182 (21.34%) SCCM
25 181 (21.22%) XenApp
26 179 (20.98%) Exchange Server 2010
27 160 (18.76%) PowerShell
28 158 (18.52%) WAN
28 158 (18.52%) SQL

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 281 (32.94%) MS Exchange
2 179 (20.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 143 (16.76%) IIS
4 102 (11.96%) SharePoint
5 89 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 86 (10.08%) Lync
7 83 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 64 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 57 (6.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 49 (5.74%) SharePoint 2013
11 39 (4.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 39 (4.57%) Apache
12 31 (3.63%) IBM Notes
13 24 (2.81%) Lotus Domino
14 20 (2.34%) Tomcat
15 15 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
16 13 (1.52%) SAS
17 12 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
18 11 (1.29%) nginx
18 11 (1.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 228 (26.73%) MS Excel
2 157 (18.41%) MS Office
3 7 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.82%) InDesign
4 4 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.47%) MS Project
5 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (1.88%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (1.06%) Sophis RISQUE
3 5 (0.59%) Maximo
4 3 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 123 (14.42%) Office 365
2 67 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (2.34%) SaaS
6 15 (1.76%) IaaS
7 10 (1.17%) Mimecast
8 9 (1.06%) GitHub
9 6 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.35%) Symantec.cloud
11 2 (0.23%) PaaS
12 1 (0.12%) Heroku
12 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 355 (41.62%) SAN
2 320 (37.51%) DNS
3 265 (31.07%) Firewall
4 222 (26.03%) DHCP
5 194 (22.74%) TCP/IP
6 158 (18.52%) WAN
7 140 (16.41%) LAN
8 124 (14.54%) VPN
9 93 (10.90%) VLAN
10 86 (10.08%) NAS
11 84 (9.85%) iSCSI
12 66 (7.74%) Internet
13 51 (5.98%) Fibre Channel
14 46 (5.39%) Cisco ASA
15 45 (5.28%) VoIP
16 35 (4.10%) NetScaler
17 32 (3.75%) LDAP
18 28 (3.28%) Wireless
19 25 (2.93%) SMTP
20 22 (2.58%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (31.07%) SQL Server
2 118 (13.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 105 (12.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 57 (6.68%) MySQL
5 37 (4.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (1.88%) Oracle Database
7 15 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (1.17%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (0.82%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (0.59%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.59%) OLAP
12 5 (0.59%) OLTP
13 4 (0.47%) Big Data
14 2 (0.23%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (2.23%) JIRA
1 19 (2.23%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.64%) TeamCity
3 11 (1.29%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.17%) Artifactory
5 6 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.59%) AdminStudio
7 4 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.35%) MSI
9 2 (0.23%) Subversion
10 1 (0.12%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.12%) Ant
10 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.12%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.12%) Wise Package Studio
10 1 (0.12%) Hudson
10 1 (0.12%) Juju
General
1 150 (17.58%) Finance
2 47 (5.51%) Back Office
3 37 (4.34%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.58%) Banking
5 17 (1.99%) Online Betting
6 10 (1.17%) Retail
6 10 (1.17%) Legal
6 10 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.06%) Games
8 7 (0.82%) Advertising
8 7 (0.82%) Law
8 7 (0.82%) Marketing
9 6 (0.70%) Front Office
10 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.47%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.35%) French Language
12 3 (0.35%) German Language
12 3 (0.35%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 121 (14.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 110 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 103 (12.08%) Analyst
4 93 (10.90%) Administrator
5 74 (8.68%) Systems Administrator
6 57 (6.68%) Systems Engineer
7 48 (5.63%) Consultant
8 45 (5.28%) Support Analyst
9 42 (4.92%) Systems Support
10 37 (4.34%) Technical Support
10 37 (4.34%) Architect
11 35 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
11 35 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
11 35 (4.10%) Server Engineer
12 29 (3.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 29 (3.40%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 27 (3.17%) Platform Engineer
14 26 (3.05%) Network Engineer
15 24 (2.81%) Support Specialist
16 22 (2.58%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.04%) .NET
2 29 (3.40%) Web Services
3 14 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (1.17%) CSS
4 10 (1.17%) jQuery
5 9 (1.06%) HTML5
5 9 (1.06%) HTML
5 9 (1.06%) COM
5 9 (1.06%) MAPI
6 7 (0.82%) XML
7 6 (0.70%) Application Packaging
8 5 (0.59%) Express
8 5 (0.59%) REST
8 5 (0.59%) JSON
8 5 (0.59%) XSLT
8 5 (0.59%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.59%) SAML
8 5 (0.59%) Middleware
9 4 (0.47%) Ajax
9 4 (0.47%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 126 (14.77%) Data Centre
2 76 (8.91%) Clustering
3 69 (8.09%) Replication
4 62 (7.27%) Blackberry
5 44 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (3.99%) EMC VNX
7 27 (3.17%) iPhone
8 24 (2.81%) EqualLogic
9 21 (2.46%) Handset
9 21 (2.46%) Management Information System
10 20 (2.34%) Mobile App
11 19 (2.23%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.88%) Hedge funds
13 13 (1.52%) PDA
14 12 (1.41%) Computer Science
14 12 (1.41%) HP StoreVirtual
15 11 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
16 10 (1.17%) Public Cloud
17 9 (1.06%) iPad
18 8 (0.94%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 761 (89.21%) Windows
2 447 (52.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 300 (35.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 261 (30.60%) Linux
5 260 (30.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 99 (11.61%) Windows 7
7 86 (10.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 60 (7.03%) Windows XP
9 52 (6.10%) UNIX
10 48 (5.63%) Windows 8
11 47 (5.51%) CentOS
12 41 (4.81%) Windows 2000
13 31 (3.63%) Ubuntu
14 24 (2.81%) Android
15 21 (2.46%) Mac OS X
16 20 (2.34%) Mac OS
17 17 (1.99%) Solaris
18 15 (1.76%) AIX
18 15 (1.76%) Debian
19 14 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (28.25%) ITIL
2 63 (7.39%) Patch Management
3 57 (6.68%) Mentoring
4 54 (6.33%) Migration
5 51 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 51 (5.98%) Change Control
6 49 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (5.74%) Change Management
7 47 (5.51%) Information Security
8 45 (5.28%) Business Continuity
9 42 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
10 38 (4.45%) Problem Management
11 36 (4.22%) DevOps
11 36 (4.22%) Server Building
12 31 (3.63%) Project Management
13 29 (3.40%) Load Balancing
14 28 (3.28%) Security Patching
15 27 (3.17%) Electronic Trading
16 26 (3.05%) High Availability
17 25 (2.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (18.76%) PowerShell
2 158 (18.52%) SQL
3 46 (5.39%) Perl
4 42 (4.92%) Bash Shell
5 32 (3.75%) Shell Script
6 30 (3.52%) Python
7 29 (3.40%) Java
8 28 (3.28%) Ruby
9 27 (3.17%) VBScript
10 25 (2.93%) C
11 21 (2.46%) PHP
12 16 (1.88%) C#
12 16 (1.88%) VB
13 12 (1.41%) JavaScript
14 8 (0.94%) Korn
15 7 (0.82%) VBA
16 5 (0.59%) Jython
17 3 (0.35%) C++
18 2 (0.23%) AWK
18 2 (0.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 208 (24.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 130 (15.24%) MCSE
3 125 (14.65%) Cisco Certification
4 103 (12.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 92 (10.79%) CCNA
6 91 (10.67%) Degree
7 64 (7.50%) MCITP
8 55 (6.45%) MCSA
9 40 (4.69%) Security Cleared
10 34 (3.99%) CCNP
11 21 (2.46%) MCP
12 18 (2.11%) CCDP
12 18 (2.11%) RHCE
13 17 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (1.64%) CCA
15 14 (1.64%) JNCIA
16 10 (1.17%) AWS Certification
17 9 (1.06%) SC Cleared
18 8 (0.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (13.13%) SLA
2 31 (3.63%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.88%) QA
4 10 (1.17%) FISMA
5 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.23%) HL7
6 2 (0.23%) DICOM
System Software
1 526 (61.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 523 (61.31%) Active Directory
3 273 (32.00%) vSphere
4 188 (22.04%) Hyper-V
5 181 (21.22%) XenApp
6 151 (17.70%) VMware ESX
7 59 (6.92%) XenDesktop
8 49 (5.74%) XenServer
9 35 (4.10%) vCloud
10 29 (3.40%) VMware Workstation
10 29 (3.40%) Terminal Services
11 23 (2.70%) Xen
11 23 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 18 (2.11%) Firmware
13 17 (1.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 15 (1.76%) NFS
15 12 (1.41%) KVM
15 12 (1.41%) VMware Server
16 10 (1.17%) VirtualBox
17 9 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 182 (21.34%) SCCM
2 100 (11.72%) SCOM
3 90 (10.55%) Backup Exec
4 66 (7.74%) Nagios
4 66 (7.74%) Puppet
5 58 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (4.57%) WSUS
7 38 (4.45%) Norton AntiVirus
8 37 (4.34%) NetBackup
9 27 (3.17%) CFEngine
10 23 (2.70%) vMotion
11 21 (2.46%) SCVMM
12 20 (2.34%) HP Data Protector
12 20 (2.34%) Graphite
13 19 (2.23%) Tivoli
14 17 (1.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 15 (1.76%) ZABBIX
16 14 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
17 11 (1.29%) Nessus
17 11 (1.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 816 (95.66%) VMware
2 478 (56.04%) Microsoft
3 322 (37.75%) Citrix
4 255 (29.89%) Cisco
5 207 (24.27%) HP
6 105 (12.31%) Symantec
7 86 (10.08%) Red Hat
8 84 (9.85%) NetApp
9 79 (9.26%) EMC
10 77 (9.03%) Veeam
11 58 (6.80%) Dell
12 44 (5.16%) IBM
13 43 (5.04%) CommVault
14 42 (4.92%) Juniper
15 37 (4.34%) Avaya
15 37 (4.34%) Apple
16 33 (3.87%) CheckPoint
17 31 (3.63%) Lotus
17 31 (3.63%) Oracle
18 28 (3.28%) SolarWinds
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + typically financial benefi
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 6K Car All + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £46,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Merseytravel
Salary: From £33,886 to £37,033 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago