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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 111 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 31 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.47% 0.53% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 7.97% 4.44% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 19
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -4.49%
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
389 270 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.51% 11.90% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 295 223 235
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -5 17 £50,000 +11.11%
Borehamwood - 5 £45,000 -
Watford - 4 £70,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £36,250 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £37,500 - 1
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (83.58%) Microsoft
3 55 (82.09%) Windows
4 53 (79.10%) Cisco
5 51 (76.12%) Active Directory
5 51 (76.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (68.66%) vSphere
7 45 (67.16%) Citrix
8 44 (65.67%) Sophos
8 44 (65.67%) MS Exchange
8 44 (65.67%) Backup Exec
9 41 (61.19%) Firewall
9 41 (61.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 40 (59.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (59.70%) Clustering
11 39 (58.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 39 (58.21%) DHCP
11 39 (58.21%) DNS
11 39 (58.21%) SQL Server
12 37 (55.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 36 (53.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 35 (52.24%) NetBackup
14 35 (52.24%) IIS
15 34 (50.75%) Windows 2000
15 34 (50.75%) Blackberry
15 34 (50.75%) Symantec
15 34 (50.75%) SQL Server 2000
15 34 (50.75%) Veritas
15 34 (50.75%) Norton AntiVirus
15 34 (50.75%) vCloud

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (65.67%) MS Exchange
2 41 (61.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (58.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (55.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 35 (52.24%) IIS
6 2 (2.99%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.49%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.49%) Documentum
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (61.19%) Firewall
2 39 (58.21%) DHCP
2 39 (58.21%) DNS
3 19 (28.36%) SAN
4 10 (14.93%) WAN
5 9 (13.43%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (11.94%) VPN
7 5 (7.46%) LAN
8 4 (5.97%) NAS
8 4 (5.97%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (5.97%) IPsec
8 4 (5.97%) IP Telephony
9 3 (4.48%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.99%) Internet
11 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (58.21%) SQL Server
2 36 (53.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (50.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.49%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 34 (50.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) IT Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.99%) IT Architect
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Server Specialist
9 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (59.70%) Clustering
2 34 (50.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 51 (76.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (59.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (50.75%) Windows 2000
5 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.96%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.46%) Linux
8 2 (2.99%) AIX
9 1 (1.49%) UNIX
9 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (13.43%) Project Management
3 6 (8.96%) Migration
4 5 (7.46%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (2.99%) Software Deployment
5 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.99%) Network Design
5 2 (2.99%) Change Management
6 1 (1.49%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.49%) Data Modelling
6 1 (1.49%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.49%) Document Management
6 1 (1.49%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.49%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.49%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.49%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.49%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.49%) Software Licensing
6 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (38.81%) SC Cleared
1 26 (38.81%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.39%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (20.90%) CCNA
4 5 (7.46%) CCNP
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.97%) MCSE
6 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.49%) MCITP
7 1 (1.49%) Degree
7 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (76.12%) Active Directory
2 46 (68.66%) vSphere
3 34 (50.75%) vCloud
4 32 (47.76%) XenApp
5 31 (46.27%) XenDesktop
6 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 44 (65.67%) Backup Exec
2 35 (52.24%) NetBackup
3 34 (50.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (83.58%) Microsoft
3 53 (79.10%) Cisco
4 45 (67.16%) Citrix
5 44 (65.67%) Sophos
6 34 (50.75%) Veritas
6 34 (50.75%) Symantec
7 18 (26.87%) HP
8 10 (14.93%) Websense
8 10 (14.93%) Acronis
9 9 (13.43%) EMC
10 4 (5.97%) 3PAR
10 4 (5.97%) McAfee
10 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.99%) IBM
12 1 (1.49%) Dell
12 1 (1.49%) Sybase
12 1 (1.49%) NetApp
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage
Altura
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago