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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 525 419 406
Rank change year-on-year
-106 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 133 257 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.58% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 2.62% 4.68% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 123 207 283
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
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
5086 5489 4997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.07% 12.33% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4444 4753 4362
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +31 29 £47,500 -2.06% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +11 8 £52,500 +50.00%
Sidcup -11 1 £47,500 +4.97%
Twickenham - 1 £52,500 -
Croydon - 1 £36,500 -
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 310 (100.00%) VMware
2 224 (72.26%) Windows
3 198 (63.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 163 (52.58%) Active Directory
5 150 (48.39%) Linux
6 149 (48.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 148 (47.74%) Microsoft
8 121 (39.03%) SAN
9 110 (35.48%) Windows Server
10 106 (34.19%) MS Exchange
11 88 (28.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 84 (27.10%) Cisco
13 76 (24.52%) HP
14 74 (23.87%) Citrix
15 68 (21.94%) SQL Server
16 67 (21.61%) Windows Server 2003
16 67 (21.61%) Finance
17 65 (20.97%) vSphere
18 62 (20.00%) PowerShell
19 60 (19.35%) ITIL
19 60 (19.35%) DNS
20 57 (18.39%) NetApp
21 56 (18.06%) MS Excel
21 56 (18.06%) Windows 7
22 53 (17.10%) DHCP
23 52 (16.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 51 (16.45%) Perl
24 51 (16.45%) Firewall
25 48 (15.48%) Migration
25 48 (15.48%) Degree

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
1 106 (34.19%) MS Exchange
2 43 (13.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (7.74%) Apache
3 24 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (6.77%) IIS
5 20 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (5.81%) Tomcat
7 13 (4.19%) Skype for Business
8 10 (3.23%) JBoss
8 10 (3.23%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.26%) nginx
9 7 (2.26%) WebLogic
9 7 (2.26%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.29%) TWiki
11 3 (0.97%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 56 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 39 (12.58%) MS Office
3 6 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.42%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.13%) Office 365
3 8 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.29%) GitHub
5 2 (0.65%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 121 (39.03%) SAN
2 60 (19.35%) DNS
3 53 (17.10%) DHCP
4 51 (16.45%) Firewall
5 44 (14.19%) iSCSI
5 44 (14.19%) VPN
6 42 (13.55%) LAN
7 28 (9.03%) NAS
8 27 (8.71%) Fibre Channel
9 26 (8.39%) VLAN
10 25 (8.06%) TCP/IP
11 21 (6.77%) WAN
12 20 (6.45%) FCoE
12 20 (6.45%) SSL
13 19 (6.13%) DMZ
14 16 (5.16%) WLAN
15 14 (4.52%) Wireless
16 13 (4.19%) VoIP
17 12 (3.87%) Asterisk PBX
18 8 (2.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (21.94%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.03%) MySQL
3 24 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.29%) Couchbase
7 4 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.29%) Redis
7 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.97%) DTS
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (1.94%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.94%) PHPUnit
2 6 (1.94%) Selenium
3 5 (1.61%) Maven
4 4 (1.29%) Bugzilla
4 4 (1.29%) GitLab
4 4 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.29%) Subversion
4 4 (1.29%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.32%) Ant
5 1 (0.32%) Hudson
5 1 (0.32%) JIRA
5 1 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.32%) WinDbg
General
1 67 (21.61%) Finance
2 19 (6.13%) Advertising
2 19 (6.13%) Banking
3 18 (5.81%) Financial Institution
4 16 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.26%) Back Office
5 7 (2.26%) Legal
6 4 (1.29%) Billing
7 3 (0.97%) Law
7 3 (0.97%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) German Language
8 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (17.42%) Analyst
2 51 (16.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (15.48%) VMware Engineer
4 37 (11.94%) Systems Engineer
5 36 (11.61%) Support Engineer
6 34 (10.97%) Support Analyst
7 29 (9.35%) Linux Engineer
8 28 (9.03%) IT Support
9 22 (7.10%) IT Engineer
10 20 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
11 19 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 19 (6.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 19 (6.13%) Windows Engineer
12 16 (5.16%) Administrator
13 15 (4.84%) Architect
13 15 (4.84%) Consultant
13 15 (4.84%) Virtualisation Engineer
14 14 (4.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 14 (4.52%) IT Analyst
14 14 (4.52%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.68%) LAMP
2 26 (8.39%) Software Packaging
3 15 (4.84%) Web Services
4 7 (2.26%) Middleware
4 7 (2.26%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (1.94%) Behat
6 4 (1.29%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (1.29%) MCollective
6 4 (1.29%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (1.29%) Sensu
7 1 (0.32%) .NET
7 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.06%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.74%) Clustering
3 23 (7.42%) Computer Science
4 21 (6.77%) Replication
5 20 (6.45%) EMC VNX
6 18 (5.81%) Hedge funds
7 16 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (4.52%) Mathematics
9 12 (3.87%) VCE vBlock
10 10 (3.23%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.58%) Blackberry
12 7 (2.26%) EqualLogic
13 6 (1.94%) User Experience
14 5 (1.61%) LPAR
15 3 (0.97%) CMDB
15 3 (0.97%) Fat Client
15 3 (0.97%) HP Storage
15 3 (0.97%) HP StoreVirtual
15 3 (0.97%) Thin Client
16 2 (0.65%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 224 (72.26%) Windows
2 150 (48.39%) Linux
3 149 (48.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 110 (35.48%) Windows Server
5 88 (28.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 67 (21.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 56 (18.06%) Windows 7
8 52 (16.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (6.13%) Unix
10 17 (5.48%) Windows 2000
11 15 (4.84%) Solaris
11 15 (4.84%) VMS
12 14 (4.52%) CentOS
13 12 (3.87%) Windows NT
14 7 (2.26%) Windows 10
14 7 (2.26%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.94%) AIX
15 6 (1.94%) Amazon Linux
16 5 (1.61%) Windows XP
17 4 (1.29%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.35%) ITIL
2 48 (15.48%) Migration
3 43 (13.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (8.71%) Service Management
5 25 (8.06%) Change Management
5 25 (8.06%) E-Commerce
6 24 (7.74%) Capacity Planning
6 24 (7.74%) Patch Management
7 22 (7.10%) Presales
7 22 (7.10%) Problem Management
8 21 (6.77%) DevOps
9 15 (4.84%) Incident Management
9 15 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (3.87%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 12 (3.87%) Project Management
11 11 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (3.55%) Server Building
12 10 (3.23%) ITSM
12 10 (3.23%) PRINCE2
13 9 (2.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 62 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 51 (16.45%) Perl
3 47 (15.16%) SQL
4 34 (10.97%) Bash Shell
5 29 (9.35%) C
6 25 (8.06%) Python
7 19 (6.13%) AWK
7 19 (6.13%) sed
8 15 (4.84%) Ruby
9 14 (4.52%) VB
10 13 (4.19%) PHP
11 7 (2.26%) Java
12 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.65%) C++
13 2 (0.65%) VBScript
14 1 (0.32%) C#
14 1 (0.32%) Korn
14 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (15.48%) Degree
2 41 (13.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (10.32%) CCNA
5 31 (10.00%) MCSE
5 31 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (6.77%) MCP
7 20 (6.45%) RHCE
8 19 (6.13%) RHCT
9 17 (5.48%) MCSA
10 9 (2.90%) CCNP
10 9 (2.90%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.90%) Security Cleared
11 8 (2.58%) CCA
11 8 (2.58%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (2.58%) MCITP
11 8 (2.58%) SC Cleared
12 7 (2.26%) NCDA
13 6 (1.94%) PhD
14 4 (1.29%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.90%) SAS 70
2 6 (1.94%) SLA
3 4 (1.29%) QA
3 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 198 (63.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (52.58%) Active Directory
3 65 (20.97%) vSphere
4 47 (15.16%) VMware ESXi
5 46 (14.84%) NFS
6 41 (13.23%) Hyper-V
7 40 (12.90%) VMware Workstation
8 37 (11.94%) XenApp
9 22 (7.10%) XenDesktop
10 16 (5.16%) vCloud
11 10 (3.23%) Xen
11 10 (3.23%) XenServer
12 9 (2.90%) Firmware
12 9 (2.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (2.90%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (1.61%) Docker
14 5 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (1.29%) iptables
15 4 (1.29%) LXC
Systems Management
1 46 (14.84%) vMotion
2 29 (9.35%) SCCM
3 28 (9.03%) NetBackup
4 25 (8.06%) Backup Exec
5 20 (6.45%) Tivoli
5 20 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 17 (5.48%) SCOM
7 14 (4.52%) Puppet
7 14 (4.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 12 (3.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 8 (2.58%) Nagios
10 7 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (1.61%) BladeLogic
12 5 (1.61%) Control-M
12 5 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (1.29%) MIMEsweeper
13 4 (1.29%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 310 (100.00%) VMware
2 148 (47.74%) Microsoft
3 84 (27.10%) Cisco
4 76 (24.52%) HP
5 74 (23.87%) Citrix
6 57 (18.39%) NetApp
7 44 (14.19%) EMC
8 43 (13.87%) Red Hat
9 42 (13.55%) Oracle
10 37 (11.94%) IBM
11 31 (10.00%) Symantec
12 25 (8.06%) Brocade
13 24 (7.74%) Juniper
14 18 (5.81%) Dell
15 16 (5.16%) CommVault
16 15 (4.84%) Extreme Networks
17 14 (4.52%) Veeam
18 11 (3.55%) Mitel
18 11 (3.55%) Remedy
19 9 (2.90%) CheckPoint
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
O'Connell Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified : Excellent Compensation and Benefits package on offer
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Open Energi
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus profit and performance related
Posted: 15 days ago