The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 510 446 386
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -60
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 118 233 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.52% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 2.32% 4.68% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 107 199 282
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
VMware ESX
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5089 4978 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.91% 11.14% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4463 4341 4530
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the London region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in London

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in London

VMware ESX
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 22 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -2 3 £38,447 +5.23%
Wembley +2 1 £27,000 -36.47%
Harrow - 1 - -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 258 (100.00%) VMware
2 216 (83.72%) Windows
3 164 (63.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 155 (60.08%) Active Directory
5 135 (52.33%) Windows Server
6 128 (49.61%) Linux
7 122 (47.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 121 (46.90%) Microsoft
9 98 (37.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 93 (36.05%) MS Exchange
11 88 (34.11%) Cisco
12 83 (32.17%) SAN
13 72 (27.91%) ITIL
13 72 (27.91%) Finance
14 71 (27.52%) Citrix
14 71 (27.52%) vSphere
15 70 (27.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 62 (24.03%) HP
17 58 (22.48%) DNS
17 58 (22.48%) PowerShell
18 53 (20.54%) Hyper-V
19 51 (19.77%) SQL Server
20 48 (18.60%) DHCP
20 48 (18.60%) Windows 7
21 46 (17.83%) SQL
21 46 (17.83%) Red Hat
22 44 (17.05%) NetApp
22 44 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2010
23 43 (16.67%) SCCM
24 42 (16.28%) Data Centre

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 93 (36.05%) MS Exchange
2 44 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (13.18%) IIS
4 22 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (6.98%) Apache
6 17 (6.59%) Skype for Business
7 14 (5.43%) Tomcat
8 11 (4.26%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.71%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.94%) JBoss
10 5 (1.94%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.78%) nginx
13 1 (0.39%) Confluence
13 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 29 (11.24%) MS Office
3 7 (2.71%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.53%) Office 365
2 11 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.49%) SaaS
4 8 (3.10%) OpenShift
5 6 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.39%) IaaS
7 1 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (32.17%) SAN
2 58 (22.48%) DNS
3 48 (18.60%) DHCP
4 41 (15.89%) Firewall
5 36 (13.95%) iSCSI
6 33 (12.79%) TCP/IP
7 31 (12.02%) VPN
8 25 (9.69%) LAN
8 25 (9.69%) WAN
9 20 (7.75%) NAS
10 17 (6.59%) Fibre Channel
11 14 (5.43%) VoIP
12 13 (5.04%) SMTP
12 13 (5.04%) Wireless
13 10 (3.88%) Internet
14 9 (3.49%) FCoE
15 8 (3.10%) Cisco IPT
15 8 (3.10%) IP Telephony
15 8 (3.10%) VLAN
16 7 (2.71%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (5.81%) MySQL
5 10 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.55%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.49%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.78%) JIRA
4 2 (0.78%) PHPUnit
4 2 (0.78%) Selenium
5 1 (0.39%) Ant
5 1 (0.39%) GitLab
5 1 (0.39%) Hudson
5 1 (0.39%) Maven
5 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.39%) WinDbg
General
1 72 (27.91%) Finance
2 14 (5.43%) Banking
3 8 (3.10%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.33%) Advertising
4 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.55%) Back Office
5 4 (1.55%) Billing
5 4 (1.55%) Law
6 3 (1.16%) Retail
7 2 (0.78%) Legal
7 2 (0.78%) Marketing
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) German Language
8 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.39%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (17.05%) Support Engineer
2 43 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (12.40%) Analyst
4 31 (12.02%) Systems Engineer
5 27 (10.47%) Windows Engineer
6 24 (9.30%) VMware Engineer
7 22 (8.53%) IT Support
7 22 (8.53%) Linux Engineer
8 21 (8.14%) IT Engineer
8 21 (8.14%) Server Engineer
9 18 (6.98%) Architect
9 18 (6.98%) Support Analyst
10 17 (6.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 17 (6.59%) Consultant
11 16 (6.20%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
12 15 (5.81%) Administrator
13 14 (5.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 12 (4.65%) Graduate
14 12 (4.65%) Graduate Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.36%) Software Packaging
2 17 (6.59%) LAMP
3 8 (3.10%) Web Services
4 7 (2.71%) .NET
5 5 (1.94%) JSON
5 5 (1.94%) Middleware
5 5 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (1.94%) SOAP
6 2 (0.78%) Behat
7 1 (0.39%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.39%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 23 (8.91%) Clustering
3 18 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.98%) Hedge funds
4 16 (6.20%) EMC VNX
5 13 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.04%) Replication
5 13 (5.04%) VCE vBlock
6 8 (3.10%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.10%) EqualLogic
7 7 (2.71%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.33%) Fat Client
8 6 (2.33%) LPAR
8 6 (2.33%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.55%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.55%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.16%) CMDB
10 3 (1.16%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 216 (83.72%) Windows
2 135 (52.33%) Windows Server
3 128 (49.61%) Linux
4 122 (47.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 98 (37.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (27.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 48 (18.60%) Windows 7
8 41 (15.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (9.69%) Unix
10 19 (7.36%) Solaris
11 17 (6.59%) Windows 2000
12 15 (5.81%) VMS
13 14 (5.43%) Windows NT
14 12 (4.65%) CentOS
15 7 (2.71%) AIX
15 7 (2.71%) Windows 10
16 6 (2.33%) Windows 8
17 5 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (1.94%) Windows XP
18 4 (1.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (27.91%) ITIL
2 26 (10.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 24 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (8.91%) Migration
5 18 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (6.59%) DevOps
7 15 (5.81%) Presales
7 15 (5.81%) Service Management
8 14 (5.43%) Change Management
8 14 (5.43%) Service Delivery
9 13 (5.04%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 13 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (5.04%) Server Building
10 12 (4.65%) Project Management
11 11 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (4.26%) E-Commerce
11 11 (4.26%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.26%) Problem Management
11 11 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (3.88%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.48%) PowerShell
2 46 (17.83%) SQL
3 41 (15.89%) Perl
4 24 (9.30%) Bash Shell
5 17 (6.59%) Python
6 13 (5.04%) AWK
6 13 (5.04%) C
6 13 (5.04%) sed
7 11 (4.26%) Java
8 8 (3.10%) Ruby
9 7 (2.71%) C#
10 6 (2.33%) VB
11 4 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.16%) PHP
13 2 (0.78%) C++
14 1 (0.39%) Korn
14 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (12.40%) Degree
2 27 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (9.69%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (9.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (7.75%) MCSE
5 15 (5.81%) RHCE
6 14 (5.43%) CCNA
6 14 (5.43%) MCP
7 12 (4.65%) RHCT
8 11 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (3.49%) CCA
9 9 (3.49%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (3.10%) DV Cleared
10 8 (3.10%) Security Cleared
11 7 (2.71%) CCNP
11 7 (2.71%) MCSA
11 7 (2.71%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.33%) CCIE
12 6 (2.33%) MCITP
13 5 (1.94%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.49%) SAS 70
2 6 (2.33%) QA
2 6 (2.33%) SLA
3 5 (1.94%) HIPAA
3 5 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 164 (63.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 155 (60.08%) Active Directory
3 71 (27.52%) vSphere
4 53 (20.54%) Hyper-V
5 32 (12.40%) XenApp
6 30 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (10.85%) VMware Workstation
8 27 (10.47%) NFS
9 22 (8.53%) XenDesktop
10 17 (6.59%) vCloud
11 13 (5.04%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 11 (4.26%) XenServer
14 10 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
15 9 (3.49%) Firmware
15 9 (3.49%) Terminal Services
15 9 (3.49%) Xen
16 5 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 5 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (1.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 43 (16.67%) SCCM
2 27 (10.47%) vMotion
3 20 (7.75%) NetBackup
4 19 (7.36%) Backup Exec
5 17 (6.59%) SCOM
6 15 (5.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 13 (5.04%) Puppet
7 13 (5.04%) WSUS
8 11 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
9 10 (3.88%) Nagios
9 10 (3.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 10 (3.88%) Tivoli
9 10 (3.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (2.33%) Kibana
10 6 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (2.33%) WMI
11 5 (1.94%) Control-M
11 5 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 258 (100.00%) VMware
2 121 (46.90%) Microsoft
3 88 (34.11%) Cisco
4 71 (27.52%) Citrix
5 62 (24.03%) HP
6 46 (17.83%) Red Hat
7 44 (17.05%) NetApp
8 34 (13.18%) Symantec
9 30 (11.63%) Oracle
10 26 (10.08%) EMC
11 25 (9.69%) IBM
12 19 (7.36%) Dell
13 17 (6.59%) CommVault
14 15 (5.81%) Veeam
15 13 (5.04%) CheckPoint
16 12 (4.65%) Brocade
17 11 (4.26%) Juniper
17 11 (4.26%) Remedy
18 9 (3.49%) Mitel
18 9 (3.49%) Veritas
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus profit and performance related
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago