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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 114 113 151
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +38
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 29 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.25% 0.79% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 8.87% 7.58% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 11
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
327 211 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.13% 10.46% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 254 171 265
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -22.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram 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 16 September 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
Watford +8 19 £48,500 -23.92%
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
Stevenage - 2 £35,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £45,000 - 1
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (82.35%) Windows
3 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
4 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (49.02%) DNS
6 24 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
8 22 (43.14%) DHCP
8 22 (43.14%) SAN
8 22 (43.14%) MS Exchange
8 22 (43.14%) vSphere
9 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
11 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 17 (33.33%) Linux
11 17 (33.33%) Cisco
11 17 (33.33%) Firewall
11 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (31.37%) EMC
13 15 (29.41%) SQL
14 14 (27.45%) ITIL
14 14 (27.45%) Citrix
14 14 (27.45%) HP
14 14 (27.45%) WAN
14 14 (27.45%) NetApp
14 14 (27.45%) Symantec
14 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (25.49%) Lync
15 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (25.49%) Dell

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 22 (43.14%) MS Exchange
2 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (25.49%) Lync
3 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (23.53%) IIS
4 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (13.73%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.88%) Apache
6 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) PaaS
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.92%) Office 365
3 2 (3.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (49.02%) DNS
2 22 (43.14%) DHCP
2 22 (43.14%) SAN
3 17 (33.33%) Firewall
4 14 (27.45%) WAN
5 11 (21.57%) LAN
6 9 (17.65%) MPLS
7 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
7 7 (13.73%) VPN
8 6 (11.76%) PBX
8 6 (11.76%) VoIP
8 6 (11.76%) ISDN
8 6 (11.76%) VLAN
9 4 (7.84%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.88%) IPv4
10 3 (5.88%) Internet
10 3 (5.88%) LDAP
10 3 (5.88%) SSH
11 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) PowerBuilder
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Retail
3 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Server Support
3 12 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (21.57%) Technical Support
5 10 (19.61%) Server Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Server Support Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Wintel Support
8 6 (11.76%) Desktop Support
8 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 5 (9.80%) Consultant
9 5 (9.80%) Administrator
9 5 (9.80%) Support Manager
9 5 (9.80%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) COM
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Fat Client
1 7 (13.73%) EqualLogic
1 7 (13.73%) FlexPod
1 7 (13.73%) Thin Client
1 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
1 7 (13.73%) CLARiiON
2 6 (11.76%) Clustering
2 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) PKI
4 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.92%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (39.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (33.33%) Linux
4 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (13.73%) UNIX
7 6 (11.76%) AIX
7 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 3 (5.88%) HPUX
9 3 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
3 9 (17.65%) Coaching
4 7 (13.73%) Time Management
5 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps
9 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) C
3 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Bourne shell
3 3 (5.88%) C-shell
3 3 (5.88%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
3 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (15.69%) CCNA
2 8 (15.69%) MCITP
3 7 (13.73%) MCSE
4 5 (9.80%) MCTS
4 5 (9.80%) VCAP
4 5 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.84%) NCDA
5 4 (7.84%) NCIE
6 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.88%) CCNP
7 2 (3.92%) MCSA
8 1 (1.96%) HND
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.96%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
3 22 (43.14%) vSphere
4 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
4 11 (21.57%) XenApp
4 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
5 6 (11.76%) Terminal Services
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (7.84%) XenServer
7 3 (5.88%) vCloud
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Backup Exec
2 7 (13.73%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (13.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (13.73%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.88%) ZABBIX
3 3 (5.88%) Puppet
3 3 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.96%) SCCM
4 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
3 17 (33.33%) Cisco
4 16 (31.37%) EMC
5 14 (27.45%) Citrix
5 14 (27.45%) HP
5 14 (27.45%) NetApp
5 14 (27.45%) Symantec
6 13 (25.49%) Dell
7 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
8 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint
9 7 (13.73%) SolarWinds
9 7 (13.73%) CommVault
10 4 (7.84%) Sophos
10 4 (7.84%) BMC
10 4 (7.84%) IBM
10 4 (7.84%) Veeam
10 4 (7.84%) Brocade
10 4 (7.84%) PlateSpin
11 3 (5.88%) Riverbed
Borehamwood
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago