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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
England / London
Rank 489 467 436
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -31
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 98 176 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.44% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 2.39% 3.77% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 77 151 183
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%

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
4098 4666 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.21% 11.63% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3490 4040 4503
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -10 17 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Sidcup +13 1 £47,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £40,000 -
Bromley - 1 £47,000 -
Croydon - 1 £37,000 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 190 (100.00%) VMware
2 147 (77.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (64.21%) Windows
4 100 (52.63%) Active Directory
5 97 (51.05%) Windows Server
6 74 (38.95%) Microsoft
7 69 (36.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 68 (35.79%) Cisco
9 66 (34.74%) MS Exchange
10 62 (32.63%) Firewall
11 59 (31.05%) Linux
12 58 (30.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 57 (30.00%) WAN
14 56 (29.47%) PowerShell
15 55 (28.95%) DNS
16 50 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
17 49 (25.79%) HP
17 49 (25.79%) ITIL
18 46 (24.21%) Citrix
18 46 (24.21%) SAN
19 45 (23.68%) SQL Server
20 44 (23.16%) Disaster Recovery
21 43 (22.63%) MPLS
22 39 (20.53%) LAN
22 39 (20.53%) Virtual Servers
23 38 (20.00%) Data Centre
23 38 (20.00%) vSphere
24 36 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
24 36 (18.95%) DHCP
24 36 (18.95%) SQL

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 66 (34.74%) MS Exchange
2 36 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (18.42%) IIS
4 25 (13.16%) SharePoint
5 20 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (8.42%) Apache
7 10 (5.26%) Skype for Business
8 8 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (3.68%) Tomcat
10 6 (3.16%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.53%) CloudStack
Applications
1 19 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.32%) MS Visio
3 11 (5.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (5.79%) MS Project
4 6 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (13.68%) Office 365
2 17 (8.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.89%) IBM Cloud
4 8 (4.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.63%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.58%) IaaS
6 3 (1.58%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.58%) PaaS
6 3 (1.58%) SaaS
7 2 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (32.63%) Firewall
2 57 (30.00%) WAN
3 55 (28.95%) DNS
4 46 (24.21%) SAN
5 43 (22.63%) MPLS
6 39 (20.53%) LAN
7 36 (18.95%) DHCP
8 25 (13.16%) VoIP
9 24 (12.63%) VPN
10 21 (11.05%) iSCSI
11 20 (10.53%) NAS
12 17 (8.95%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (8.42%) TCP/IP
14 15 (7.89%) 4G
14 15 (7.89%) DMZ
14 15 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
14 15 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (5.79%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (5.79%) IPsec
15 11 (5.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.79%) MySQL
3 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.58%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (18.42%) Finance
2 21 (11.05%) Retail
3 10 (5.26%) Games
3 10 (5.26%) Online Betting
4 6 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.63%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.11%) Back Office
7 3 (1.58%) Advertising
7 3 (1.58%) Banking
7 3 (1.58%) Legal
7 3 (1.58%) Marketing
8 2 (1.05%) Electronics
8 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (16.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
3 29 (15.26%) Administrator
4 28 (14.74%) Windows Engineer
5 24 (12.63%) Support Engineer
6 21 (11.05%) Programme Manager
7 20 (10.53%) Architect
8 19 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
9 18 (9.47%) Infrastructure Manager
10 16 (8.42%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
11 15 (7.89%) Server Engineer
12 14 (7.37%) Network Engineer
12 14 (7.37%) VMware Support Engineer
12 14 (7.37%) Windows Support Engineer
13 13 (6.84%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (6.32%) Active Directory Engineer
14 12 (6.32%) Linux Administrator
14 12 (6.32%) Senior VMware Engineer
15 11 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
15 11 (5.79%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.89%) Web Services
2 12 (6.32%) Software Packaging
3 3 (1.58%) JSON
3 3 (1.58%) LAMP
3 3 (1.58%) SOAP
4 2 (1.05%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.53%) .NET
5 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 24 (12.63%) Replication
3 16 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.37%) PKI
5 13 (6.84%) EMC VNX
5 13 (6.84%) VCE vBlock
6 12 (6.32%) Hedge funds
7 11 (5.79%) Management Information System
8 10 (5.26%) Clustering
9 9 (4.74%) Computer Science
10 6 (3.16%) Private Cloud
11 5 (2.63%) Blackberry
12 4 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (2.11%) Fat Client
12 4 (2.11%) NHS
12 4 (2.11%) Thin Client
13 2 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
14 1 (0.53%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 122 (64.21%) Windows
2 97 (51.05%) Windows Server
3 69 (36.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (31.05%) Linux
5 58 (30.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 11 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (5.79%) Unix
9 10 (5.26%) Solaris
9 10 (5.26%) VMS
9 10 (5.26%) Windows 2000
9 10 (5.26%) Windows NT
10 8 (4.21%) Windows 10
10 8 (4.21%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.68%) Debian
11 7 (3.68%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.05%) AIX
12 2 (1.05%) CentOS
13 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (25.79%) ITIL
2 44 (23.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (17.89%) High Availability
4 27 (14.21%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 26 (13.68%) Project Management
6 25 (13.16%) Business Continuity
7 21 (11.05%) Migration
7 21 (11.05%) Network Segmentation
7 21 (11.05%) Penetration Testing
7 21 (11.05%) Service Delivery
8 20 (10.53%) Change Management
8 20 (10.53%) ITIL V3
9 19 (10.00%) Service Management
10 16 (8.42%) Server Building
11 15 (7.89%) Change Control
11 15 (7.89%) PRINCE2
12 13 (6.84%) Configuration Management
12 13 (6.84%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.84%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (29.47%) PowerShell
2 36 (18.95%) SQL
3 16 (8.42%) Perl
4 15 (7.89%) VBScript
5 7 (3.68%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.68%) VB
6 5 (2.63%) Python
7 4 (2.11%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.58%) C
8 3 (1.58%) PHP
9 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (10.00%) CCNA
4 17 (8.95%) Degree
5 14 (7.37%) MCSE
5 14 (7.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (5.79%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (4.21%) CCNP
8 7 (3.68%) MCSA
9 6 (3.16%) CISSP
9 6 (3.16%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.63%) CISM
11 4 (2.11%) MCITP
11 4 (2.11%) RHCT
12 3 (1.58%) CCIE
12 3 (1.58%) RHCE
13 2 (1.05%) MCP
13 2 (1.05%) NCDA
13 2 (1.05%) PMP
13 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.21%) PCI DSS
1 8 (4.21%) SLA
2 3 (1.58%) HIPAA
2 3 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 147 (77.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 39 (20.53%) Virtual Servers
4 38 (20.00%) vSphere
5 30 (15.79%) Hyper-V
6 19 (10.00%) NFS
6 19 (10.00%) XenDesktop
7 18 (9.47%) XenApp
8 17 (8.95%) VMware Workstation
9 14 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (6.32%) vCloud
10 12 (6.32%) XenServer
11 11 (5.79%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (3.68%) Docker
12 7 (3.68%) ISA Server
13 6 (3.16%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (3.16%) UAG
13 6 (3.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (2.63%) DFS Replication
15 3 (1.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (11.58%) Microsoft Clustering
2 18 (9.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (9.47%) SCCM
3 16 (8.42%) vMotion
4 15 (7.89%) BMC PATROL
5 12 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (5.79%) Puppet
7 10 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
7 10 (5.26%) Nagios
8 9 (4.74%) WMI
9 7 (3.68%) BMC Marimba
9 7 (3.68%) Cacti
9 7 (3.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 7 (3.68%) SCOM
10 6 (3.16%) Nessus
11 4 (2.11%) WSUS
12 3 (1.58%) Ansible
12 3 (1.58%) Kibana
12 3 (1.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 3 (1.58%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 190 (100.00%) VMware
2 74 (38.95%) Microsoft
3 68 (35.79%) Cisco
4 49 (25.79%) HP
5 46 (24.21%) Citrix
6 32 (16.84%) Oracle
7 24 (12.63%) EMC
8 21 (11.05%) Dell
8 21 (11.05%) Mitel
9 16 (8.42%) Red Hat
10 15 (7.89%) BMC
11 13 (6.84%) NetApp
12 12 (6.32%) Palo Alto
13 11 (5.79%) Veritas
14 9 (4.74%) Qualys
14 9 (4.74%) Sun
14 9 (4.74%) Veeam
15 8 (4.21%) AppDynamics
15 8 (4.21%) Meraki
16 7 (3.68%) EqualLogic
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