The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 95 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.085% - 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 0.76% - 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
VMware ESXi
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
131 226 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.07% 19.10% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85 197 161
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Essex region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Essex

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 8 (80.00%) MCSE
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) Nagios
5 5 (50.00%) Symantec
5 5 (50.00%) Sophos
5 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) Mac OS X
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) MCSA
5 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (50.00%) SNMP
5 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) VoIP
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (50.00%) SNMP
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Debian
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) MCSE
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 5 (50.00%) Sophos
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) WatchGuard
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) HP