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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 101 126 125
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 55 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.28% 1.03% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 12.73% 7.38% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 11
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +44.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £52,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
432 366 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.93% 14.00% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 292 296 185
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 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
Hemel Hempstead +7 19 £47,500 +5.55%
Watford +6 17 £72,500 +61.11% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 10 £45,000 -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 83 (94.32%) Windows
3 66 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 62 (70.45%) Active Directory
5 57 (64.77%) Microsoft
6 47 (53.41%) vSphere
7 46 (52.27%) Cisco
7 46 (52.27%) Citrix
8 44 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 42 (47.73%) DNS
10 41 (46.59%) DHCP
11 40 (45.45%) Clustering
12 39 (44.32%) Firewall
12 39 (44.32%) Exchange Server 2007
13 36 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
14 34 (38.64%) XenApp
15 33 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
17 31 (35.23%) Backup Exec
17 31 (35.23%) Sophos
18 29 (32.95%) SQL Server
19 28 (31.82%) IIS
19 28 (31.82%) Veritas
20 27 (30.68%) Blackberry
20 27 (30.68%) XenDesktop
21 26 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (29.55%) NetBackup
21 26 (29.55%) Symantec
21 26 (29.55%) Norton AntiVirus

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 44 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 39 (44.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 36 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 28 (31.82%) IIS
6 5 (5.68%) Lync
7 4 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (3.41%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
10 1 (1.14%) Documentum
10 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.82%) IaaS
2 5 (5.68%) PaaS
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (47.73%) DNS
2 41 (46.59%) DHCP
3 39 (44.32%) Firewall
4 21 (23.86%) SAN
5 17 (19.32%) WAN
6 14 (15.91%) VLAN
6 14 (15.91%) NAS
7 12 (13.64%) LAN
8 8 (9.09%) VPN
8 8 (9.09%) iSCSI
9 7 (7.95%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (5.68%) MPLS
11 5 (5.68%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (5.68%) IPsec
11 5 (5.68%) IP Telephony
11 5 (5.68%) PBX
11 5 (5.68%) VoIP
11 5 (5.68%) ISDN
12 2 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.95%) SQL Server
2 26 (29.55%) SQL Server 2000
2 26 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (19.32%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.23%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Legal
4 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (34.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (23.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (18.18%) Architect
5 9 (10.23%) Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 8 (9.09%) Administrator
7 7 (7.95%) Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Windows Server Specialist
8 6 (6.82%) Server Specialist
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.41%) Cloud Architect
10 3 (3.41%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
1 1 (1.14%) COM
1 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (45.45%) Clustering
2 27 (30.68%) Blackberry
3 26 (29.55%) Data Centre
4 8 (9.09%) Replication
5 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.41%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 83 (94.32%) Windows
2 66 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 66 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (29.55%) Windows 2000
4 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (14.77%) Linux
6 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.00%) Migration
2 14 (15.91%) Mentoring
3 12 (13.64%) ITIL
4 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 7 (7.95%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (7.95%) Software Licensing
6 5 (5.68%) Server Hardening
6 5 (5.68%) Coaching
7 3 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.41%) Project Management
8 2 (2.27%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.27%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.27%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.27%) High Availability
8 2 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.27%) Server Building
9 1 (1.14%) Patch Management
9 1 (1.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.82%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (17.05%) CCNA
3 13 (14.77%) MCSE
3 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.82%) CCNP
6 2 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.14%) MCSA
7 1 (1.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (70.45%) Active Directory
2 47 (53.41%) vSphere
3 34 (38.64%) XenApp
4 33 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (30.68%) XenDesktop
6 26 (29.55%) vCloud
7 12 (13.64%) Hyper-V
8 5 (5.68%) Firmware
8 5 (5.68%) Terminal Services
8 5 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 31 (35.23%) Backup Exec
2 26 (29.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 26 (29.55%) NetBackup
3 6 (6.82%) BMC PATROL
3 6 (6.82%) vMotion
4 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (64.77%) Microsoft
3 46 (52.27%) Cisco
3 46 (52.27%) Citrix
4 31 (35.23%) Sophos
5 28 (31.82%) Veritas
6 26 (29.55%) Symantec
7 19 (21.59%) HP
8 6 (6.82%) BMC
8 6 (6.82%) IBM
9 5 (5.68%) Dell
9 5 (5.68%) McAfee
9 5 (5.68%) Websense
9 5 (5.68%) Fujitsu
9 5 (5.68%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.41%) EMC
11 2 (2.27%) NetApp
11 2 (2.27%) NetIQ
12 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + WFH
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago