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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 109 135 133
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 39 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.78% 0.52% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category 9.42% 4.45% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 17
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
414 292 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.89% 11.76% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 305 244 244
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -12 19 £47,500 +5.55%
Watford +15 7 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Borehamwood - 4 £37,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £35,000 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £37,500 -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (85.92%) Windows
3 55 (77.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (76.06%) Microsoft
4 54 (76.06%) Active Directory
5 52 (73.24%) Cisco
6 50 (70.42%) vSphere
7 49 (69.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 48 (67.61%) Citrix
9 47 (66.20%) MS Exchange
10 44 (61.97%) Sophos
10 44 (61.97%) Exchange Server 2010
10 44 (61.97%) Backup Exec
11 42 (59.15%) Clustering
11 42 (59.15%) Firewall
11 42 (59.15%) DNS
11 42 (59.15%) DHCP
12 41 (57.75%) Exchange Server 2007
13 39 (54.93%) Exchange Server 2003
14 38 (53.52%) SQL Server
15 36 (50.70%) IIS
15 36 (50.70%) XenApp
16 35 (49.30%) SQL Server 2008
16 35 (49.30%) vCloud
16 35 (49.30%) NetBackup
16 35 (49.30%) Windows 2000
16 35 (49.30%) Blackberry
16 35 (49.30%) Norton AntiVirus
16 35 (49.30%) Veritas
16 35 (49.30%) SQL Server 2000

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 47 (66.20%) MS Exchange
2 44 (61.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (57.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 39 (54.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 36 (50.70%) IIS
6 2 (2.82%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.41%) Documentum
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (59.15%) DHCP
1 42 (59.15%) Firewall
1 42 (59.15%) DNS
2 16 (22.54%) SAN
3 11 (15.49%) WAN
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (9.86%) VPN
5 6 (8.45%) LAN
6 5 (7.04%) IPsec
6 5 (7.04%) IP Telephony
6 5 (7.04%) NAS
6 5 (7.04%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (4.23%) VLAN
8 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (53.52%) SQL Server
2 35 (49.30%) SQL Server 2000
2 35 (49.30%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Legal
2 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (49.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) IT Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Server Specialist
7 5 (7.04%) Windows Server Specialist
7 5 (7.04%) Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.82%) IT Architect
9 2 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (59.15%) Clustering
2 35 (49.30%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 61 (85.92%) Windows
2 55 (77.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (69.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (49.30%) Windows 2000
5 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.63%) Linux
8 2 (2.82%) AIX
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (12.68%) Migration
2 7 (9.86%) Project Management
2 7 (9.86%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
3 3 (4.23%) Software Licensing
4 2 (2.82%) High Availability
4 2 (2.82%) E-Commerce
4 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.41%) Document Management
5 1 (1.41%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.41%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.41%) Software Distribution
5 1 (1.41%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) Security Cleared
2 24 (33.80%) SC Cleared
3 16 (22.54%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (21.13%) CCNA
5 8 (11.27%) MCSE
5 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (8.45%) CCNP
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (76.06%) Active Directory
2 50 (70.42%) vSphere
3 36 (50.70%) XenApp
4 35 (49.30%) vCloud
5 34 (47.89%) XenDesktop
6 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (61.97%) Backup Exec
2 35 (49.30%) Norton AntiVirus
2 35 (49.30%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 54 (76.06%) Microsoft
3 52 (73.24%) Cisco
4 48 (67.61%) Citrix
5 44 (61.97%) Sophos
6 35 (49.30%) Symantec
6 35 (49.30%) Veritas
7 16 (22.54%) HP
8 9 (12.68%) Websense
9 8 (11.27%) Acronis
10 7 (9.86%) EMC
11 5 (7.04%) 3PAR
11 5 (7.04%) McAfee
12 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.82%) NetApp
13 2 (2.82%) IBM
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