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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 393 383 342
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -41
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 254 320 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.65% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 4.69% 6.68% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 205 277 278
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
5419 4789 4120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.10% 9.67% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4706 4178 3509
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +12 57 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Sidcup +5 11 £45,250 -4.73% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +3 5 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Feltham - 5 £30,000 -
Chessington - 2 £45,000 -
Finchley - 2 £42,500 -
Barnet - 1 £45,000 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 463 (99.78%) VMware
2 389 (83.84%) Windows
3 304 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 244 (52.59%) Active Directory
5 227 (48.92%) Microsoft
6 217 (46.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 182 (39.22%) Linux
8 178 (38.36%) MS Exchange
9 163 (35.13%) SAN
10 158 (34.05%) Cisco
11 137 (29.53%) Citrix
11 137 (29.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 126 (27.16%) vSphere
13 120 (25.86%) DNS
14 116 (25.00%) Firewall
15 115 (24.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 112 (24.14%) SQL Server
17 106 (22.84%) HP
18 94 (20.26%) TCP/IP
19 91 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
20 90 (19.40%) PowerShell
21 89 (19.18%) ITIL
22 88 (18.97%) Hyper-V
23 86 (18.53%) NAS
24 83 (17.89%) Finance
25 82 (17.67%) NetApp
26 76 (16.38%) Red Hat
27 74 (15.95%) XenApp
28 65 (14.01%) MS Office
28 65 (14.01%) Windows 7

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 178 (38.36%) MS Exchange
2 91 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 36 (7.76%) SharePoint
5 34 (7.33%) IIS
5 34 (7.33%) Apache
6 30 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (5.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 23 (4.96%) Tomcat
8 23 (4.96%) Lync
9 21 (4.53%) JBoss
10 16 (3.45%) OpenStack
11 14 (3.02%) Confluence
11 14 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (2.16%) WebLogic
13 9 (1.94%) nginx
14 8 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (1.72%) WebSphere
15 7 (1.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 65 (14.01%) MS Office
2 64 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.43%) Cordys
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 42 (9.05%) Office 365
2 21 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.45%) PaaS
4 11 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.72%) Heroku
5 8 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.29%) Engine Yard
7 4 (0.86%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.65%) Route 53
8 3 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.22%) Symantec.cloud
10 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.22%) GitHub
10 1 (0.22%) IaaS
10 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 163 (35.13%) SAN
2 120 (25.86%) DNS
3 116 (25.00%) Firewall
4 94 (20.26%) TCP/IP
5 86 (18.53%) NAS
6 64 (13.79%) DHCP
7 62 (13.36%) iSCSI
8 39 (8.41%) WAN
9 34 (7.33%) LAN
10 33 (7.11%) FTP
11 32 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (6.47%) SMTP
13 23 (4.96%) VPN
13 23 (4.96%) IPv4
14 19 (4.09%) MPLS
14 19 (4.09%) HTTP
14 19 (4.09%) VoIP
15 18 (3.88%) Cisco IOS
16 17 (3.66%) Internet
16 17 (3.66%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.27%) MySQL
3 30 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (4.74%) RDBMS
5 22 (4.74%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.37%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.51%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (1.29%) Couchbase
9 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.29%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.43%) DB2
11 1 (0.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (3.02%) JIRA
3 9 (1.94%) Subversion
3 9 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.43%) Maven
4 2 (0.43%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.22%) Hudson
5 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.22%) Trac
General
1 83 (17.89%) Finance
2 32 (6.90%) Advertising
3 29 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 22 (4.74%) Retail
5 19 (4.09%) Law
6 18 (3.88%) Marketing
6 18 (3.88%) Publishing
7 14 (3.02%) Games
7 14 (3.02%) Banking
8 10 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.08%) Back Office
10 4 (0.86%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.43%) Local Government
13 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (14.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 66 (14.22%) Administrator
3 55 (11.85%) Analyst
4 53 (11.42%) Systems Administrator
4 53 (11.42%) Systems Engineer
5 39 (8.41%) Support Analyst
6 36 (7.76%) Support Engineer
7 34 (7.33%) IT Support
8 28 (6.03%) IT Support Analyst
8 28 (6.03%) Server Engineer
9 27 (5.82%) Network Engineer
10 23 (4.96%) Linux Engineer
11 21 (4.53%) Storage Engineer
11 21 (4.53%) Architect
12 19 (4.09%) Graduate
12 19 (4.09%) Graduate Support Analyst
12 19 (4.09%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
13 17 (3.66%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 16 (3.45%) Technical Manager
15 14 (3.02%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.82%) Software Packaging
2 22 (4.74%) WSH
3 21 (4.53%) Middleware
4 18 (3.88%) Web Services
5 15 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
6 13 (2.80%) .NET
7 7 (1.51%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (1.29%) MCollective
8 6 (1.29%) Apache Flex
9 4 (0.86%) XML
10 3 (0.65%) SOAP
10 3 (0.65%) J2EE
10 3 (0.65%) LAMP
11 2 (0.43%) SAML
11 2 (0.43%) Classic ASP
11 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.43%) CSS
11 2 (0.43%) HTML
11 2 (0.43%) REST
12 1 (0.22%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.84%) Hedge funds
2 38 (8.19%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.76%) Clustering
4 32 (6.90%) Blackberry
5 18 (3.88%) Digital Media
6 17 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.45%) Statistics
8 14 (3.02%) Wiki
9 11 (2.37%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (2.37%) EqualLogic
9 11 (2.37%) Replication
10 10 (2.16%) Open Source
10 10 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (2.16%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.72%) Fat Client
11 8 (1.72%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.29%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.29%) GIS
12 6 (1.29%) Video on Demand
12 6 (1.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 389 (83.84%) Windows
2 217 (46.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 182 (39.22%) Linux
4 137 (29.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 115 (24.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (14.01%) Windows 7
7 40 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (7.76%) UNIX
9 32 (6.90%) Solaris
10 28 (6.03%) CentOS
11 26 (5.60%) Ubuntu
12 19 (4.09%) Windows XP
13 14 (3.02%) Windows 2000 Server
14 11 (2.37%) Debian
15 10 (2.16%) Windows Vista
16 9 (1.94%) AIX
17 8 (1.72%) Windows 8
18 7 (1.51%) Oracle Linux
19 5 (1.08%) HPUX
20 4 (0.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (19.18%) ITIL
2 61 (13.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 49 (10.56%) Configuration Management
4 41 (8.84%) Capacity Planning
5 39 (8.41%) Load Balancing
6 32 (6.90%) Service Management
6 32 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 28 (6.03%) Change Control
8 26 (5.60%) E-Commerce
9 25 (5.39%) Mentoring
10 23 (4.96%) Migration
10 23 (4.96%) Project Planning
11 22 (4.74%) Coaching
12 21 (4.53%) DevOps
12 21 (4.53%) Service Delivery
13 20 (4.31%) Asset Management
14 18 (3.88%) Boundary Protection
15 17 (3.66%) Change Management
16 16 (3.45%) Benchmarking
17 15 (3.23%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (19.40%) PowerShell
2 56 (12.07%) SQL
3 48 (10.34%) Perl
4 28 (6.03%) Python
5 27 (5.82%) Bash Shell
6 26 (5.60%) Java
7 20 (4.31%) VBScript
8 14 (3.02%) PHP
8 14 (3.02%) Ruby
9 13 (2.80%) C
10 11 (2.37%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.94%) JavaScript
12 6 (1.29%) C#
12 6 (1.29%) Korn
13 3 (0.65%) AWK
13 3 (0.65%) sed
14 1 (0.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 64 (13.79%) Degree
2 51 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (10.13%) MCSE
4 42 (9.05%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (7.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (6.90%) CCNP
7 24 (5.17%) CCNA
8 21 (4.53%) Security Cleared
9 20 (4.31%) PhD
10 19 (4.09%) MCITP
10 19 (4.09%) DV Cleared
11 13 (2.80%) SC Cleared
12 10 (2.16%) MCSA
13 7 (1.51%) MCP
14 6 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (1.08%) CCA
16 3 (0.65%) LPIC
17 2 (0.43%) CCSE
17 2 (0.43%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.03%) SLA
2 12 (2.59%) QA
3 3 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 304 (65.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 244 (52.59%) Active Directory
3 126 (27.16%) vSphere
4 88 (18.97%) Hyper-V
5 74 (15.95%) XenApp
6 58 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 39 (8.41%) VMware Workstation
8 30 (6.47%) XenServer
9 23 (4.96%) XenDesktop
9 23 (4.96%) Xen
10 14 (3.02%) VirtualBox
11 12 (2.59%) NFS
12 11 (2.37%) vCloud
12 11 (2.37%) DFS Replication
13 9 (1.94%) Xsan
13 9 (1.94%) Postfix
13 9 (1.94%) Sendmail
13 9 (1.94%) ISA Server
14 7 (1.51%) Firmware
15 5 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 61 (13.15%) SCCM
2 50 (10.78%) Puppet
3 49 (10.56%) Nagios
4 43 (9.27%) SCOM
4 43 (9.27%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (6.68%) Backup Exec
6 28 (6.03%) Cacti
7 26 (5.60%) WSUS
8 19 (4.09%) NetBackup
9 15 (3.23%) Legato
10 12 (2.59%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (1.94%) Ansible
12 7 (1.51%) XenMobile
12 7 (1.51%) BMC Marimba
13 6 (1.29%) WMI
13 6 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
13 6 (1.29%) collectd
13 6 (1.29%) Cobbler
13 6 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 6 (1.29%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 463 (99.78%) VMware
2 227 (48.92%) Microsoft
3 158 (34.05%) Cisco
4 137 (29.53%) Citrix
5 106 (22.84%) HP
6 82 (17.67%) NetApp
7 76 (16.38%) Red Hat
8 59 (12.72%) EMC
9 49 (10.56%) Oracle
10 40 (8.62%) Dell
11 36 (7.76%) Symantec
12 29 (6.25%) IBM
13 26 (5.60%) CheckPoint
14 22 (4.74%) SolarWinds
15 19 (4.09%) Veeam
16 18 (3.88%) F5
16 18 (3.88%) Juniper
17 14 (3.02%) AppDynamics
17 14 (3.02%) hybris
18 12 (2.59%) Veritas
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £47500 - £57000.00 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +£6,000 bonus, based on your utilisation
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Domestic & General
Salary: Circa £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ipsus Technologies Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on expereince
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 5 days ago
London
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health, Dental
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package & Discounts
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Amdocs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £52000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago