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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 469 492 393
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -99
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 143 186 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.42% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 3.02% 3.96% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 128 152 260
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,438
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,163 £30,200 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,522 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -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
4728 4700 5123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.05% 10.63% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4134 4089 4395
Median salary £52,000 £47,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% +1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 August 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 August 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 +66 36 £77,500 +72.22% 1
Harrow - 4 - -
Wembley +2 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 1 £38,447 +1.00%
Hounslow -4 1 £53,000 -3.19%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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
2 193 (74.81%) Windows
3 174 (67.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 136 (52.71%) Active Directory
5 127 (49.22%) Windows Server
6 107 (41.47%) Microsoft
7 106 (41.09%) Linux
8 99 (38.37%) Cisco
9 94 (36.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 91 (35.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 85 (32.95%) vSphere
12 79 (30.62%) SAN
13 74 (28.68%) MS Exchange
13 74 (28.68%) ITIL
14 66 (25.58%) Finance
15 65 (25.19%) Firewall
16 64 (24.81%) Data Centre
17 63 (24.42%) Windows Server 2003
18 59 (22.87%) PowerShell
19 58 (22.48%) SQL
20 57 (22.09%) WAN
20 57 (22.09%) Citrix
21 54 (20.93%) Oracle
21 54 (20.93%) Hyper-V
22 53 (20.54%) SQL Server
23 49 (18.99%) DNS
24 45 (17.44%) Disaster Recovery
25 44 (17.05%) HP
26 43 (16.67%) LAN
27 40 (15.50%) Red Hat

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 74 (28.68%) MS Exchange
2 38 (14.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (10.08%) IIS
4 22 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (7.75%) Apache
7 16 (6.20%) SharePoint
7 16 (6.20%) Tomcat
8 14 (5.43%) Skype for Business
9 8 (3.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (1.55%) JBoss
11 4 (1.55%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.39%) Confluence
14 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.75%) MS Office
3 7 (2.71%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.14%) Office 365
2 17 (6.59%) IBM Cloud
3 14 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (5.04%) SaaS
5 12 (4.65%) OpenShift
6 10 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.78%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (30.62%) SAN
2 65 (25.19%) Firewall
3 57 (22.09%) WAN
4 49 (18.99%) DNS
5 43 (16.67%) LAN
6 38 (14.73%) MPLS
7 37 (14.34%) DHCP
8 36 (13.95%) TCP/IP
9 32 (12.40%) iSCSI
10 31 (12.02%) VoIP
11 27 (10.47%) NAS
12 26 (10.08%) VPN
13 19 (7.36%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (7.36%) Wireless
14 18 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (6.59%) Fibre Channel
16 16 (6.20%) 4G
17 15 (5.81%) SMTP
18 12 (4.65%) IPsec
18 12 (4.65%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (4.65%) MySQL
6 10 (3.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.55%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.39%) Big Data
11 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (3.49%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.10%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.10%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.39%) GitLab
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
General
1 66 (25.58%) Finance
2 26 (10.08%) Retail
3 16 (6.20%) Games
4 14 (5.43%) Online Betting
5 13 (5.04%) Banking
6 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.55%) Back Office
7 4 (1.55%) Billing
8 3 (1.16%) Advertising
8 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.16%) Law
8 3 (1.16%) Marketing
9 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) German Language
10 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (14.34%) Support Engineer
2 33 (12.79%) Systems Engineer
3 30 (11.63%) Windows Engineer
4 28 (10.85%) Administrator
4 28 (10.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (8.91%) Programme Manager
5 23 (8.91%) VMware Engineer
6 21 (8.14%) Network Engineer
7 20 (7.75%) Architect
8 19 (7.36%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (7.36%) Server Engineer
9 16 (6.20%) DBA
9 16 (6.20%) SQL DBA
9 16 (6.20%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 15 (5.81%) Infrastructure Manager
10 15 (5.81%) IT Engineer
10 15 (5.81%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 14 (5.43%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
11 14 (5.43%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.65%) Software Packaging
2 11 (4.26%) Web Services
3 9 (3.49%) .NET
3 9 (3.49%) JSON
3 9 (3.49%) LAMP
3 9 (3.49%) SOAP
4 4 (1.55%) Middleware
4 4 (1.55%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.39%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.39%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 64 (24.81%) Data Centre
2 25 (9.69%) Replication
3 19 (7.36%) Hedge funds
4 18 (6.98%) Clustering
5 16 (6.20%) EqualLogic
6 15 (5.81%) Blackberry
6 15 (5.81%) Computer Science
6 15 (5.81%) EMC VNX
7 14 (5.43%) VCE vBlock
8 13 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.10%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.71%) Fat Client
10 7 (2.71%) Thin Client
11 6 (2.33%) LPAR
11 6 (2.33%) RSA SecurID
12 3 (1.16%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.16%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.78%) EMC VMAX
13 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 193 (74.81%) Windows
2 127 (49.22%) Windows Server
3 106 (41.09%) Linux
4 94 (36.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (35.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (24.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (12.40%) Windows 7
8 22 (8.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (8.53%) Solaris
8 22 (8.53%) Unix
9 18 (6.98%) Windows NT
10 15 (5.81%) VMS
10 15 (5.81%) Windows 2000
11 10 (3.88%) CentOS
12 7 (2.71%) AIX
13 5 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.55%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.55%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.55%) Windows 8
15 3 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (28.68%) ITIL
2 45 (17.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (10.08%) Business Continuity
3 26 (10.08%) Configuration Management
4 25 (9.69%) Change Control
5 24 (9.30%) Migration
5 24 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
6 23 (8.91%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (8.53%) Project Management
8 21 (8.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 16 (6.20%) Mentoring
9 16 (6.20%) Presales
10 15 (5.81%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (5.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 15 (5.81%) Investment Management
11 13 (5.04%) Change Management
11 13 (5.04%) DevOps
11 13 (5.04%) High Availability
12 12 (4.65%) Service Delivery
13 11 (4.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.87%) PowerShell
2 58 (22.48%) SQL
3 37 (14.34%) Perl
4 14 (5.43%) Bash Shell
4 14 (5.43%) Python
5 9 (3.49%) C#
6 8 (3.10%) Java
6 8 (3.10%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.94%) Ruby
7 5 (1.94%) VBScript
8 3 (1.16%) AWK
8 3 (1.16%) sed
8 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.16%) VB
9 2 (0.78%) C
9 2 (0.78%) C++
9 2 (0.78%) Korn
10 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (10.08%) MCSE
3 25 (9.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (8.91%) Degree
5 22 (8.53%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (5.81%) MCITP
7 14 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (5.04%) CCNP
9 12 (4.65%) CCIE
10 11 (4.26%) CCNA
10 11 (4.26%) MCSA
11 10 (3.88%) MCTS
12 8 (3.10%) RHCE
13 6 (2.33%) DV Cleared
13 6 (2.33%) MCP
13 6 (2.33%) Security Cleared
14 5 (1.94%) CNA
14 5 (1.94%) Novell Certification
14 5 (1.94%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.49%) HIPAA
1 9 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (3.10%) QA
3 7 (2.71%) SLA
4 3 (1.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 174 (67.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 136 (52.71%) Active Directory
3 85 (32.95%) vSphere
4 54 (20.93%) Hyper-V
5 39 (15.12%) Virtual Servers
6 29 (11.24%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (10.85%) XenDesktop
8 21 (8.14%) vCloud
9 17 (6.59%) NFS
9 17 (6.59%) XenApp
10 15 (5.81%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (4.26%) Docker
11 11 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (2.71%) Xen
13 7 (2.71%) XenServer
14 5 (1.94%) Terminal Services
15 4 (1.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (1.16%) Firmware
16 3 (1.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 39 (15.12%) SCCM
2 25 (9.69%) Puppet
3 21 (8.14%) Nagios
4 18 (6.98%) NetBackup
4 18 (6.98%) WSUS
5 17 (6.59%) vMotion
6 16 (6.20%) BMC PATROL
7 14 (5.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 14 (5.43%) SCOM
8 13 (5.04%) Cacti
9 11 (4.26%) BMC Marimba
10 10 (3.88%) Kibana
10 10 (3.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 10 (3.88%) WMI
11 9 (3.49%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (2.33%) Tivoli
12 6 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (1.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 258 (100.00%) VMware
2 107 (41.47%) Microsoft
3 99 (38.37%) Cisco
4 57 (22.09%) Citrix
5 54 (20.93%) Oracle
6 44 (17.05%) HP
7 40 (15.50%) Red Hat
8 35 (13.57%) NetApp
9 32 (12.40%) Dell
10 30 (11.63%) EMC
11 25 (9.69%) Mitel
11 25 (9.69%) Symantec
12 18 (6.98%) Veeam
13 17 (6.59%) BMC
14 15 (5.81%) Veritas
15 13 (5.04%) CheckPoint
16 12 (4.65%) Qualys
17 11 (4.26%) CommVault
17 11 (4.26%) Dell Compellent
18 10 (3.88%) SolarWinds
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