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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 122 113 139
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 23 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.98% 0.76% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 7.42% 7.46% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 26
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
310 201 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.19% 10.17% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 244 156 292
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +2 12 £48,500 -28.14%
Hemel Hempstead -14 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
Borehamwood - 2 £45,000 - 1
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 57 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (82.46%) Windows
3 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (47.37%) SAN
6 26 (45.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
8 23 (40.35%) DNS
9 22 (38.60%) Cisco
9 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (35.09%) DHCP
10 20 (35.09%) MS Exchange
10 20 (35.09%) vSphere
10 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 19 (33.33%) Firewall
12 18 (31.58%) Linux
13 17 (29.82%) WAN
13 17 (29.82%) Citrix
13 17 (29.82%) HP
14 16 (28.07%) SQL
15 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
15 15 (26.32%) EMC
15 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (22.81%) Dell
16 13 (22.81%) LAN
16 13 (22.81%) ITIL
17 12 (21.05%) Symantec
17 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (35.09%) MS Exchange
2 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (17.54%) Lync
4 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (17.54%) IIS
5 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) PaaS
2 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Office 365
3 2 (3.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (47.37%) SAN
2 23 (40.35%) DNS
3 20 (35.09%) DHCP
4 19 (33.33%) Firewall
5 17 (29.82%) WAN
6 13 (22.81%) LAN
7 9 (15.79%) MPLS
8 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
8 8 (14.04%) VPN
9 6 (10.53%) PBX
9 6 (10.53%) VoIP
9 6 (10.53%) ISDN
9 6 (10.53%) VLAN
9 6 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (7.02%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (7.02%) Internet
11 3 (5.26%) iSCSI
11 3 (5.26%) SSH
11 3 (5.26%) LDAP
11 3 (5.26%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.51%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Retail
3 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Technical Support
4 10 (17.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (17.54%) Server Support
5 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Architect
7 6 (10.53%) Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) Desktop Support
7 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 5 (8.77%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Wintel Support
8 5 (8.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Administrator
8 5 (8.77%) Technical Support Manager
8 5 (8.77%) Technical Manager
8 5 (8.77%) Support Manager
9 4 (7.02%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Clustering
2 7 (12.28%) EqualLogic
3 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.02%) Fat Client
4 4 (7.02%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.02%) Thin Client
4 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.02%) FlexPod
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) CLARiiON
5 3 (5.26%) Replication
5 3 (5.26%) PKI
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 47 (82.46%) Windows
2 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (31.58%) Linux
6 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (14.04%) UNIX
8 7 (12.28%) Windows 7
9 6 (10.53%) AIX
10 5 (8.77%) Windows XP
11 4 (7.02%) Windows 2000
11 4 (7.02%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (5.26%) HPUX
12 3 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
2 9 (15.79%) Coaching
3 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 6 (10.53%) Project Management
4 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.53%) Migration
5 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (7.02%) Time Management
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.51%) DevOps
8 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) C
3 3 (5.26%) Perl
3 3 (5.26%) Python
3 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.26%) Bourne shell
3 3 (5.26%) C-shell
4 2 (3.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 10 (17.54%) CCNA
2 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.04%) MCITP
4 6 (10.53%) MCSE
5 4 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.02%) MCTS
5 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.02%) NCDA
5 4 (7.02%) NCIE
5 4 (7.02%) VCAP
6 3 (5.26%) CCNP
7 1 (1.75%) HND
7 1 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.75%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (45.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 20 (35.09%) vSphere
4 11 (19.30%) Hyper-V
5 9 (15.79%) XenApp
5 9 (15.79%) XenDesktop
6 6 (10.53%) Terminal Services
7 4 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (7.02%) XenServer
7 4 (7.02%) vCloud
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.75%) Firmware
9 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Backup Exec
2 9 (15.79%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.02%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (7.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (5.26%) SCCM
4 3 (5.26%) ZABBIX
4 3 (5.26%) Puppet
4 3 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (38.60%) Cisco
4 17 (29.82%) HP
4 17 (29.82%) Citrix
5 15 (26.32%) EMC
6 13 (22.81%) Dell
7 12 (21.05%) Symantec
8 11 (19.30%) NetApp
8 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
9 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
10 6 (10.53%) Sophos
11 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
11 4 (7.02%) Brocade
11 4 (7.02%) PlateSpin
11 4 (7.02%) Veeam
11 4 (7.02%) Veritas
11 4 (7.02%) CommVault
12 3 (5.26%) BMC
12 3 (5.26%) Sun
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago