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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 97 129 127
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 53 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.32% 0.65% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category 12.30% 4.93% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 18
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
431 345 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.89% 13.25% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 291 278 200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +2 23 £47,500 +5.55%
Watford +21 12 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 12 £40,000 -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 80 (100.00%) VMware
2 74 (92.50%) Windows
3 61 (76.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (72.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (68.75%) Active Directory
6 53 (66.25%) Microsoft
7 49 (61.25%) Cisco
8 48 (60.00%) vSphere
9 47 (58.75%) Citrix
10 42 (52.50%) MS Exchange
11 40 (50.00%) Clustering
12 39 (48.75%) DNS
12 39 (48.75%) Exchange Server 2010
13 38 (47.50%) DHCP
14 37 (46.25%) Firewall
14 37 (46.25%) XenApp
15 36 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
16 35 (43.75%) Backup Exec
16 35 (43.75%) Sophos
17 34 (42.50%) Exchange Server 2003
18 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
19 31 (38.75%) Veritas
20 30 (37.50%) IIS
20 30 (37.50%) XenDesktop
21 29 (36.25%) SQL Server 2008
21 29 (36.25%) NetBackup
21 29 (36.25%) Windows 2000
21 29 (36.25%) SQL Server 2000
21 29 (36.25%) Symantec
21 29 (36.25%) Norton AntiVirus

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 42 (52.50%) MS Exchange
2 39 (48.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (42.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 30 (37.50%) IIS
6 3 (3.75%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.25%) Documentum
8 1 (1.25%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.00%) IaaS
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (48.75%) DNS
2 38 (47.50%) DHCP
3 37 (46.25%) Firewall
4 21 (26.25%) SAN
5 12 (15.00%) NAS
5 12 (15.00%) WAN
6 7 (8.75%) LAN
6 7 (8.75%) iSCSI
6 7 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (7.50%) VLAN
8 5 (6.25%) IPsec
8 5 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
8 5 (6.25%) IP Telephony
9 4 (5.00%) VPN
9 4 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.50%) SSH
10 2 (2.50%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (36.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 29 (36.25%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.50%) Legal
4 5 (6.25%) Retail
5 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (36.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (16.25%) Architect
5 9 (11.25%) Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) Administrator
6 8 (10.00%) Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) IT Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Windows Server Specialist
7 6 (7.50%) Server Specialist
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.75%) VMWare Administrator
9 3 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.75%) VMware Consultant
10 2 (2.50%) Wintel Administrator
10 2 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
1 1 (1.25%) COM
1 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (50.00%) Clustering
2 29 (36.25%) Blackberry
3 18 (22.50%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.50%) Replication
5 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 74 (92.50%) Windows
2 61 (76.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (72.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (36.25%) Windows 2000
5 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.50%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.50%) Linux
7 4 (5.00%) VMS
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Migration
2 7 (8.75%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.50%) ITIL
3 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.25%) Server Hardening
5 4 (5.00%) Project Management
5 4 (5.00%) Software Licensing
6 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.50%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.50%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.50%) High Availability
7 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.50%) Server Building
8 1 (1.25%) Patch Management
8 1 (1.25%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (16.25%) CCNA
3 13 (16.25%) MCSE
3 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
3 13 (16.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (7.50%) CCNP
5 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.25%) MCSA
6 1 (1.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 48 (60.00%) vSphere
3 37 (46.25%) XenApp
4 30 (37.50%) XenDesktop
5 29 (36.25%) vCloud
6 25 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (11.25%) Hyper-V
8 5 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (6.25%) Firmware
9 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 35 (43.75%) Backup Exec
2 29 (36.25%) NetBackup
2 29 (36.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (5.00%) vMotion
4 2 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (66.25%) Microsoft
3 49 (61.25%) Cisco
4 47 (58.75%) Citrix
5 35 (43.75%) Sophos
6 31 (38.75%) Veritas
7 29 (36.25%) Symantec
8 21 (26.25%) HP
9 6 (7.50%) Websense
10 5 (6.25%) McAfee
10 5 (6.25%) Dell
10 5 (6.25%) Fujitsu
10 5 (6.25%) 3PAR
11 4 (5.00%) EMC
11 4 (5.00%) IBM
11 4 (5.00%) BMC
12 3 (3.75%) Acronis
13 2 (2.50%) NetApp
13 2 (2.50%) NetIQ
14 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago