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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 444 360 367
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 185 310 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.66% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 4.00% 6.38% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 152 260 254
Average salary £48,000 £51,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.79% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
4623 4857 4109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.34% 10.31% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4037 4184 3555
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
City of London -34 39 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Hounslow - 14 £54,750 -
Sidcup +4 4 £50,500 -3.80%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £38,066 -
Docklands, London - 3 £43,750 -
Barnet - 2 £45,000 -
Finchley - 2 £42,500 -
Wembley - 1 £42,500 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 414 (99.52%) VMware
2 342 (82.21%) Windows
3 269 (64.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 247 (59.38%) Active Directory
5 204 (49.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 194 (46.63%) Microsoft
7 164 (39.42%) SAN
8 155 (37.26%) Linux
9 145 (34.86%) MS Exchange
9 145 (34.86%) Cisco
10 125 (30.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 117 (28.13%) DNS
12 116 (27.88%) SQL Server
13 115 (27.64%) vSphere
14 111 (26.68%) Citrix
15 106 (25.48%) Firewall
16 101 (24.28%) Windows Server 2003
17 99 (23.80%) TCP/IP
18 95 (22.84%) HP
18 95 (22.84%) Data Centre
19 93 (22.36%) ITIL
20 91 (21.88%) Finance
20 91 (21.88%) NAS
21 90 (21.63%) DHCP
22 84 (20.19%) Exchange Server 2010
23 76 (18.27%) iSCSI
24 73 (17.55%) Windows 7
25 70 (16.83%) Hyper-V
26 69 (16.59%) PowerShell
27 67 (16.11%) Oracle

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 145 (34.86%) MS Exchange
2 84 (20.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 51 (12.26%) SharePoint
5 37 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 34 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 32 (7.69%) Lync
7 32 (7.69%) IIS
8 25 (6.01%) Apache
9 20 (4.81%) Tomcat
10 17 (4.09%) WebLogic
10 17 (4.09%) SharePoint Server
10 17 (4.09%) WebSphere
11 16 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 14 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (2.40%) Confluence
13 10 (2.40%) JBoss
14 6 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2000
15 4 (0.96%) ArcGIS
15 4 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 64 (15.38%) MS Office
2 57 (13.70%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.06%) Office 365
2 12 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.92%) PaaS
3 8 (1.92%) Symantec.cloud
4 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.20%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (39.42%) SAN
2 117 (28.13%) DNS
3 106 (25.48%) Firewall
4 99 (23.80%) TCP/IP
5 91 (21.88%) NAS
6 90 (21.63%) DHCP
7 76 (18.27%) iSCSI
8 51 (12.26%) LAN
9 49 (11.78%) Cisco ASA
10 47 (11.30%) WAN
11 37 (8.89%) VPN
12 23 (5.53%) IPv4
13 20 (4.81%) BGP
13 20 (4.81%) Fibre Channel
13 20 (4.81%) VLAN
14 18 (4.33%) IPsec
15 17 (4.09%) MPLS
16 15 (3.61%) FTP
16 15 (3.61%) VoIP
17 14 (3.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 36 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (7.69%) MySQL
4 28 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (5.05%) RDBMS
5 21 (5.05%) Relational Database
6 17 (4.09%) Oracle Database
7 16 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
8 14 (3.37%) Oracle Exadata
9 13 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.72%) DB2
12 2 (0.48%) Base SAS
13 1 (0.24%) DB2 UDB
13 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.24%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.24%) Big Data
13 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (6.01%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (4.57%) JIRA
3 18 (4.33%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.64%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.48%) Subversion
7 1 (0.24%) Maven
7 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.24%) Trac
7 1 (0.24%) GitLab
General
1 91 (21.88%) Finance
2 21 (5.05%) Banking
3 20 (4.81%) Financial Institution
4 16 (3.85%) Retail
4 16 (3.85%) Advertising
5 14 (3.37%) Marketing
6 11 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.40%) Back Office
8 8 (1.92%) Law
8 8 (1.92%) Legal
9 6 (1.44%) Local Government
10 3 (0.72%) Publishing
10 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.72%) Front Office
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (16.35%) Administrator
2 56 (13.46%) Systems Administrator
3 52 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 52 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (11.78%) Analyst
5 33 (7.93%) IT Support
6 31 (7.45%) Support Analyst
7 29 (6.97%) Support Engineer
8 27 (6.49%) Network Engineer
9 26 (6.25%) Architect
10 21 (5.05%) Linux Administrator
11 20 (4.81%) IT Support Analyst
12 19 (4.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 17 (4.09%) VMware Engineer
13 17 (4.09%) DevOps Specialist
14 16 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
15 14 (3.37%) Graduate Support Analyst
15 14 (3.37%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
15 14 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
15 14 (3.37%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.89%) Middleware
2 30 (7.21%) Oracle Fusion
3 21 (5.05%) Software Packaging
4 18 (4.33%) Web Services
5 17 (4.09%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (2.64%) .NET
7 8 (1.92%) XML
8 7 (1.68%) WSH
9 4 (0.96%) J2EE
10 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.24%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.24%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.24%) MCollective
10 1 (0.24%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 95 (22.84%) Data Centre
2 43 (10.34%) Hedge funds
3 33 (7.93%) Blackberry
4 30 (7.21%) Computer Science
5 27 (6.49%) EqualLogic
6 23 (5.53%) Replication
7 18 (4.33%) Enterprise Storage
8 17 (4.09%) Clustering
9 15 (3.61%) Private Cloud
10 12 (2.88%) GIS
10 12 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.92%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.92%) Statistics
12 8 (1.92%) Thin Client
12 8 (1.92%) Fat Client
13 7 (1.68%) Wiki
14 6 (1.44%) HP StoreVirtual
15 5 (1.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 342 (82.21%) Windows
2 204 (49.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 155 (37.26%) Linux
4 125 (30.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 101 (24.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 73 (17.55%) Windows 7
7 40 (9.62%) UNIX
8 24 (5.77%) Solaris
9 22 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (4.57%) Windows 2000 Server
11 18 (4.33%) CentOS
12 15 (3.61%) Debian
13 14 (3.37%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (2.40%) Windows 8
14 10 (2.40%) AIX
15 9 (2.16%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.68%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.72%) VMS
17 3 (0.72%) SUSE
18 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (22.36%) ITIL
2 50 (12.02%) Configuration Management
3 45 (10.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 40 (9.62%) Change Control
5 29 (6.97%) Mentoring
6 27 (6.49%) Service Delivery
7 26 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 23 (5.53%) Project Management
8 23 (5.53%) Capacity Planning
8 23 (5.53%) DevOps
9 20 (4.81%) Incident Management
9 20 (4.81%) Problem Management
10 19 (4.57%) High Availability
11 18 (4.33%) E-Commerce
12 17 (4.09%) Service Management
12 17 (4.09%) Load Balancing
12 17 (4.09%) Coaching
13 16 (3.85%) SOA
13 16 (3.85%) Migration
14 14 (3.37%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (16.59%) PowerShell
2 62 (14.90%) SQL
3 26 (6.25%) Perl
4 21 (5.05%) Python
5 16 (3.85%) Java
6 12 (2.88%) Bash Shell
7 11 (2.64%) C
8 10 (2.40%) C#
8 10 (2.40%) C++
9 9 (2.16%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.92%) Ruby
11 4 (0.96%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.96%) VBScript
11 4 (0.96%) VB
12 3 (0.72%) AWK
12 3 (0.72%) sed
13 2 (0.48%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (14.18%) Degree
2 51 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 43 (10.34%) MCSE
5 32 (7.69%) CCNA
6 29 (6.97%) Security Cleared
7 21 (5.05%) CCNP
8 17 (4.09%) DV Cleared
9 16 (3.85%) PhD
10 13 (3.13%) MCSA
10 13 (3.13%) RHCT
11 12 (2.88%) MCITP
11 12 (2.88%) SC Cleared
12 9 (2.16%) MCP
13 7 (1.68%) A+ Certification
14 5 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
14 5 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (1.20%) VCP5
15 3 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.21%) QA
2 22 (5.29%) SLA
3 3 (0.72%) HL7
3 3 (0.72%) DICOM
4 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 269 (64.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 247 (59.38%) Active Directory
3 115 (27.64%) vSphere
4 70 (16.83%) Hyper-V
5 52 (12.50%) XenApp
6 37 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (8.65%) VMware Workstation
8 25 (6.01%) Xen
9 17 (4.09%) Firmware
10 15 (3.61%) NFS
10 15 (3.61%) XenDesktop
11 13 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 12 (2.88%) XenServer
13 9 (2.16%) vCloud
14 8 (1.92%) DFS Replication
15 7 (1.68%) Samba
15 7 (1.68%) VirtualBox
16 6 (1.44%) UAG
16 6 (1.44%) ISA Server
17 5 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 51 (12.26%) Puppet
2 43 (10.34%) SCCM
3 41 (9.86%) Nagios
4 37 (8.89%) Backup Exec
5 29 (6.97%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (6.73%) NetBackup
7 27 (6.49%) Cacti
8 18 (4.33%) WSUS
9 17 (4.09%) BMC Marimba
10 15 (3.61%) SCOM
11 14 (3.37%) Norton AntiVirus
11 14 (3.37%) Check_MK
12 13 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 12 (2.88%) FortiGate
14 9 (2.16%) WMI
14 9 (2.16%) Tivoli
15 8 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 8 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
15 8 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 7 (1.68%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 414 (99.52%) VMware
2 194 (46.63%) Microsoft
3 145 (34.86%) Cisco
4 111 (26.68%) Citrix
5 95 (22.84%) HP
6 67 (16.11%) Oracle
7 52 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 47 (11.30%) Symantec
9 46 (11.06%) Dell
10 45 (10.82%) NetApp
11 43 (10.34%) IBM
12 28 (6.73%) Veeam
13 17 (4.09%) Juniper
13 17 (4.09%) CheckPoint
14 14 (3.37%) Altiris
15 13 (3.13%) EMC
16 11 (2.64%) Atlassian
17 10 (2.40%) 3PAR
18 8 (1.92%) SolarWinds
18 8 (1.92%) Veritas
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & PENSION
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and amazing benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £485.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London / West End
Moon Beever Solicitors
Salary: Salary competitive
Posted: 26 days ago