The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 134 115 121
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 5 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.23% 1.39% 0.89%
As % of the System Software category 1.72% 9.49% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 11
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,250 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.95% -5.05%
VMware ESX
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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
290 295 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.34% 14.62% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 240 226 193
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Watford +8 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead -18 1 £45,000 -10.00%
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (25.00%) Network Management
8 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (25.00%) NAS
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (25.00%) DHCP
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) SLA
9 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (10.00%) Google App Engine
2 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (10.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) NAS
3 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
1 5 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Architect
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Django
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) CoreOS
4 2 (10.00%) Debian
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 5 (25.00%) Network Management
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Budget Control
3 3 (15.00%) Presales
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Server Building
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) vCloud
4 3 (15.00%) vSphere
5 2 (10.00%) Ceph
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) vMotion
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Avaya
5 2 (10.00%) BMC
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Google
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) NetIQ
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
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