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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 350 347 385
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +38
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 306 289 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.66% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 6.43% 7.03% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 256 254 259
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
4762 4113 4606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.26% 9.34% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4105 3570 4011
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 +47 104 £55,000 +16.40% 15
Sidcup +4 7 £52,500 +7.14%
Harrow - 4 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 650 (100.00%) VMware
2 513 (78.92%) Windows
3 474 (72.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 357 (54.92%) Active Directory
5 340 (52.31%) Microsoft
6 283 (43.54%) SAN
7 264 (40.62%) MS Exchange
8 249 (38.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 208 (32.00%) Linux
10 196 (30.15%) HP
11 185 (28.46%) Cisco
11 185 (28.46%) DNS
12 182 (28.00%) vSphere
13 181 (27.85%) Citrix
14 179 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 176 (27.08%) Finance
16 171 (26.31%) ITIL
17 157 (24.15%) SQL Server
18 143 (22.00%) DHCP
19 139 (21.38%) TCP/IP
20 134 (20.62%) Exchange Server 2010
21 129 (19.85%) NetApp
22 127 (19.54%) PowerShell
23 121 (18.62%) MS Excel
24 119 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
25 118 (18.15%) Microsoft Certification
26 109 (16.77%) Firewall
27 103 (15.85%) NAS
27 103 (15.85%) Degree
28 96 (14.77%) Symantec

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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
1 264 (40.62%) MS Exchange
2 134 (20.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 83 (12.77%) SharePoint
4 47 (7.23%) IIS
5 42 (6.46%) Lync
6 39 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 31 (4.77%) Apache
8 29 (4.46%) SharePoint Server
9 26 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 22 (3.38%) Tomcat
11 20 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (2.00%) IBM Notes
13 11 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (1.69%) WebLogic
14 10 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
14 10 (1.54%) nginx
14 10 (1.54%) WebSphere
15 7 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 121 (18.62%) MS Excel
2 72 (11.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.46%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.46%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.85%) IaaS
3 11 (1.69%) Office 365
4 7 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 283 (43.54%) SAN
2 185 (28.46%) DNS
3 143 (22.00%) DHCP
4 139 (21.38%) TCP/IP
5 109 (16.77%) Firewall
6 103 (15.85%) NAS
7 91 (14.00%) WAN
8 89 (13.69%) LAN
9 46 (7.08%) VPN
10 40 (6.15%) Internet
11 35 (5.38%) SMTP
12 33 (5.08%) Wireless
13 29 (4.46%) iSCSI
14 26 (4.00%) VLAN
15 22 (3.38%) IP Telephony
16 20 (3.08%) SSL
17 19 (2.92%) Fibre Channel
18 18 (2.77%) MPLS
18 18 (2.77%) IPsec
19 17 (2.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 70 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (3.69%) Oracle Database
5 18 (2.77%) MySQL
6 13 (2.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 12 (1.85%) DB2
7 12 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.38%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.31%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.31%) OLAP
11 2 (0.31%) OLTP
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (2.00%) Subversion
2 12 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.77%) Ant
5 2 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.31%) Maven
5 2 (0.31%) Hudson
General
1 176 (27.08%) Finance
2 46 (7.08%) Banking
3 34 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.15%) Retail
5 25 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 22 (3.38%) Advertising
7 18 (2.77%) Marketing
7 18 (2.77%) Games
8 16 (2.46%) Legal
9 14 (2.15%) Law
10 11 (1.69%) International Banking
11 10 (1.54%) Online Betting
12 9 (1.38%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.46%) Electronics
15 1 (0.15%) Front Office
15 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 73 (11.23%) Analyst
2 63 (9.69%) Systems Engineer
2 63 (9.69%) Support Engineer
3 54 (8.31%) IT Support
4 51 (7.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 49 (7.54%) Support Analyst
6 36 (5.54%) Consultant
7 33 (5.08%) Server Engineer
7 33 (5.08%) Architect
8 32 (4.92%) Infrastructure Manager
9 30 (4.62%) Graduate
10 28 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
11 24 (3.69%) Administrator
11 24 (3.69%) Technical Support
11 24 (3.69%) IT Support Analyst
12 23 (3.54%) Team Leader
13 22 (3.38%) Infrastructure Architect
14 20 (3.08%) Graduate Support Analyst
14 20 (3.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 19 (2.92%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.54%) Software Packaging
2 16 (2.46%) Middleware
2 16 (2.46%) Web Services
3 13 (2.00%) .NET
3 13 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (1.69%) J2EE
5 9 (1.38%) COM
6 8 (1.23%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.62%) LAMP
8 3 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (0.46%) YAML
9 2 (0.31%) OC4J
9 2 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.15%) JMS
10 1 (0.15%) JSON
10 1 (0.15%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 72 (11.08%) Clustering
2 61 (9.38%) Hedge funds
3 36 (5.54%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.46%) Management Information System
5 26 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 25 (3.85%) Blackberry
7 12 (1.85%) Replication
8 10 (1.54%) Online Games
8 10 (1.54%) Social Media
8 10 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.38%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.23%) Celerra
10 8 (1.23%) PKI
11 7 (1.08%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.92%) iPad
12 6 (0.92%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.77%) Physics
13 5 (0.77%) Open Source
14 4 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.46%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 513 (78.92%) Windows
2 249 (38.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 208 (32.00%) Linux
4 179 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 119 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (13.69%) Windows 7
7 77 (11.85%) UNIX
8 66 (10.15%) Solaris
9 41 (6.31%) Windows XP
10 32 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (2.15%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (1.85%) CentOS
13 11 (1.69%) Ubuntu
14 9 (1.38%) Windows 8
14 9 (1.38%) Debian
14 9 (1.38%) AIX
15 8 (1.23%) HPUX
16 4 (0.62%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.46%) VMS
18 2 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (26.31%) ITIL
2 70 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 61 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 53 (8.15%) Project Management
5 39 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 34 (5.23%) E-Commerce
6 34 (5.23%) Problem Management
7 33 (5.08%) Change Control
7 33 (5.08%) Capacity Management
8 27 (4.15%) Change Management
9 26 (4.00%) Migration
10 25 (3.85%) PRINCE2
11 24 (3.69%) CRM
12 23 (3.54%) PRINCE
13 22 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
13 22 (3.38%) Kalman Filter
14 20 (3.08%) Asset Management
14 20 (3.08%) Time Management
15 19 (2.92%) Configuration Management
15 19 (2.92%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 127 (19.54%) PowerShell
2 76 (11.69%) SQL
3 61 (9.38%) Perl
4 23 (3.54%) Java
5 22 (3.38%) VBScript
6 16 (2.46%) Shell Script
7 15 (2.31%) Ruby
8 14 (2.15%) Python
9 11 (1.69%) C#
10 9 (1.38%) C++
10 9 (1.38%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.38%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.23%) VB
12 7 (1.08%) Korn
13 4 (0.62%) C
13 4 (0.62%) PowerHouse
14 3 (0.46%) PHP
14 3 (0.46%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (18.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (15.85%) Degree
3 93 (14.31%) MCSE
4 81 (12.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 48 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (6.00%) Security Cleared
7 38 (5.85%) CCNA
8 37 (5.69%) CCNP
9 33 (5.08%) MCITP
9 33 (5.08%) MCSA
10 22 (3.38%) PhD
11 20 (3.08%) SC Cleared
12 19 (2.92%) DV Cleared
13 17 (2.62%) MCP
14 16 (2.46%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 10 (1.54%) MCTS
18 8 (1.23%) JNCIA
18 8 (1.23%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.38%) SLA
2 11 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.77%) QA
4 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 474 (72.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 357 (54.92%) Active Directory
3 182 (28.00%) vSphere
4 82 (12.62%) Hyper-V
5 72 (11.08%) XenApp
6 68 (10.46%) VMware ESXi
7 49 (7.54%) XenDesktop
8 44 (6.77%) VMware Workstation
9 33 (5.08%) XenServer
10 22 (3.38%) MetaFrame
11 20 (3.08%) Terminal Services
12 16 (2.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 15 (2.31%) vCloud
14 12 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 12 (1.85%) UAG
15 10 (1.54%) DFS Replication
15 10 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
16 9 (1.38%) NFS
16 9 (1.38%) Sendmail
17 8 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 86 (13.23%) SCCM
2 71 (10.92%) SCOM
3 66 (10.15%) NetBackup
4 39 (6.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 37 (5.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 31 (4.77%) Backup Exec
7 25 (3.85%) Nagios
8 21 (3.23%) WSUS
9 16 (2.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 15 (2.31%) Tivoli
10 15 (2.31%) HP SIM
10 15 (2.31%) Puppet
11 13 (2.00%) Legato
11 13 (2.00%) Cacti
12 12 (1.85%) Opsview
13 10 (1.54%) Munin
13 10 (1.54%) Cobbler
14 8 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
15 7 (1.08%) XenMobile
16 6 (0.92%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 650 (100.00%) VMware
2 340 (52.31%) Microsoft
3 196 (30.15%) HP
4 185 (28.46%) Cisco
5 181 (27.85%) Citrix
6 129 (19.85%) NetApp
7 96 (14.77%) Symantec
8 69 (10.62%) IBM
9 66 (10.15%) Red Hat
10 57 (8.77%) Dell
11 55 (8.46%) EMC
12 51 (7.85%) Oracle
13 44 (6.77%) Veritas
14 30 (4.62%) Juniper
15 26 (4.00%) SolarWinds
16 24 (3.69%) Brocade
16 24 (3.69%) PlateSpin
17 23 (3.54%) Veeam
18 17 (2.62%) JBoss
18 17 (2.62%) CA
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-55k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Project Services Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago