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 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 ESX Server
Rank 110 110 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 47 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.95% 1.37% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 12.47% 9.37% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 8
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,700 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,700 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
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
377 363 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.66% 14.67% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 262 291 163
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 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 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 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
Hemel Hempstead - 18 £47,500 - 1
Watford -1 17 £72,500 +61.11%
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £46,250 -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 91 (100.00%) VMware
2 87 (95.60%) Windows
3 66 (72.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (70.33%) Active Directory
6 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
7 46 (50.55%) Citrix
8 45 (49.45%) vSphere
9 42 (46.15%) Cisco
10 41 (45.05%) MS Exchange
11 40 (43.96%) DNS
12 39 (42.86%) DHCP
12 39 (42.86%) Clustering
13 36 (39.56%) Firewall
13 36 (39.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (39.56%) Exchange Server 2007
14 33 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
15 31 (34.07%) XenApp
16 29 (31.87%) Exchange Server 2003
16 29 (31.87%) Data Centre
17 27 (29.67%) Backup Exec
17 27 (29.67%) Sophos
18 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
18 26 (28.57%) Migration
19 25 (27.47%) IIS
19 25 (27.47%) Veritas
19 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2003
20 24 (26.37%) Blackberry
20 24 (26.37%) XenDesktop
21 23 (25.27%) SQL Server 2008

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 41 (45.05%) MS Exchange
2 36 (39.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 33 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (31.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 25 (27.47%) IIS
6 5 (5.49%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (5.49%) Lync
7 3 (3.30%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.10%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.10%) Documentum
9 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.79%) IaaS
2 5 (5.49%) PaaS
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (43.96%) DNS
2 39 (42.86%) DHCP
3 36 (39.56%) Firewall
4 23 (25.27%) SAN
5 17 (18.68%) WAN
5 17 (18.68%) NAS
6 15 (16.48%) VLAN
7 12 (13.19%) LAN
8 11 (12.09%) iSCSI
9 8 (8.79%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (7.69%) VPN
11 5 (5.49%) MPLS
11 5 (5.49%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (5.49%) IPsec
11 5 (5.49%) IP Telephony
11 5 (5.49%) PBX
11 5 (5.49%) VoIP
11 5 (5.49%) ISDN
12 3 (3.30%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (25.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 23 (25.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (18.68%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.89%) Retail
3 6 (6.59%) Legal
4 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (36.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (32.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (25.27%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (20.88%) Architect
5 9 (9.89%) Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Administrator
7 7 (7.69%) Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) IT Manager
8 6 (6.59%) Windows Server Specialist
8 6 (6.59%) Server Specialist
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) .NET
1 1 (1.10%) COM
1 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (42.86%) Clustering
2 29 (31.87%) Data Centre
3 24 (26.37%) Blackberry
4 10 (10.99%) Replication
5 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.20%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 87 (95.60%) Windows
2 66 (72.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (25.27%) Windows 2000
6 15 (16.48%) Linux
7 6 (6.59%) VMS
7 6 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Migration
2 15 (16.48%) ITIL
2 15 (16.48%) Mentoring
3 8 (8.79%) Software Licensing
3 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
4 7 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (5.49%) Server Hardening
5 5 (5.49%) Coaching
5 5 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.30%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.30%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.20%) Project Management
8 2 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.20%) High Availability
8 2 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.20%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.20%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.20%) Server Building
9 1 (1.10%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (16.48%) CCNA
4 14 (15.38%) MCSE
4 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.59%) CCNP
7 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.10%) MCSA
8 1 (1.10%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (70.33%) Active Directory
2 45 (49.45%) vSphere
3 36 (39.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (34.07%) XenApp
5 24 (26.37%) XenDesktop
6 23 (25.27%) vCloud
7 14 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 6 (6.59%) Firmware
8 6 (6.59%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (5.49%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 27 (29.67%) Backup Exec
2 23 (25.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 23 (25.27%) NetBackup
3 8 (8.79%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (8.79%) vMotion
4 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (100.00%) VMware
2 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
3 46 (50.55%) Citrix
4 42 (46.15%) Cisco
5 27 (29.67%) Sophos
6 25 (27.47%) Veritas
7 23 (25.27%) Symantec
8 19 (20.88%) HP
9 8 (8.79%) IBM
9 8 (8.79%) BMC
10 6 (6.59%) Fujitsu
11 5 (5.49%) 3PAR
11 5 (5.49%) McAfee
11 5 (5.49%) Dell
12 4 (4.40%) Websense
12 4 (4.40%) NetIQ
13 2 (2.20%) EMC
13 2 (2.20%) NetApp
14 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
Hemel Hempstead
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago