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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 389 319 342
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +23
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 253 377 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.83% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 5.01% 8.53% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 216 346 305
Average salary £50,875 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
5054 4422 4733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.15% 9.74% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4447 3864 4157
Average salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +23 87 £52,000 +0.97% 9
Sidcup -1 6 £50,938 +5.56%
Hammersmith -5 2 £55,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Ilford - 1 £28,000 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 584 (100.00%) VMware
2 463 (79.28%) Windows
3 423 (72.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 336 (57.53%) Active Directory
5 316 (54.11%) Microsoft
6 255 (43.66%) MS Exchange
7 241 (41.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 229 (39.21%) SAN
9 189 (32.36%) Cisco
10 178 (30.48%) Linux
11 174 (29.79%) SQL Server
12 173 (29.62%) HP
12 173 (29.62%) Citrix
12 173 (29.62%) vSphere
13 164 (28.08%) Finance
14 162 (27.74%) Windows Server 2003
15 149 (25.51%) ITIL
16 148 (25.34%) DNS
17 130 (22.26%) Windows Server 2012
18 123 (21.06%) Exchange Server 2010
19 122 (20.89%) DHCP
20 119 (20.38%) PowerShell
21 117 (20.03%) TCP/IP
22 105 (17.98%) NetApp
22 105 (17.98%) MS Excel
23 103 (17.64%) Firewall
24 95 (16.27%) SharePoint
25 92 (15.75%) Hyper-V
26 88 (15.07%) WAN
26 88 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 255 (43.66%) MS Exchange
2 123 (21.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 95 (16.27%) SharePoint
4 78 (13.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (6.34%) Lync
6 31 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (5.31%) IIS
7 26 (4.45%) SharePoint Server
8 25 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (3.08%) Apache
11 16 (2.74%) JBoss
11 16 (2.74%) IBM Notes
12 15 (2.57%) WebLogic
13 13 (2.23%) Office Communications Server
14 12 (2.05%) Tomcat
15 10 (1.71%) WebSphere
16 9 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 8 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
18 7 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 105 (17.98%) MS Excel
2 78 (13.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.34%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.25%) Office 365
2 14 (2.40%) IaaS
2 14 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 229 (39.21%) SAN
2 148 (25.34%) DNS
3 122 (20.89%) DHCP
4 117 (20.03%) TCP/IP
5 103 (17.64%) Firewall
6 88 (15.07%) WAN
7 85 (14.55%) LAN
8 79 (13.53%) NAS
9 42 (7.19%) VPN
10 34 (5.82%) iSCSI
11 33 (5.65%) Internet
12 27 (4.62%) VLAN
13 25 (4.28%) IP Telephony
14 23 (3.94%) Wireless
14 23 (3.94%) SSL
15 22 (3.77%) MPLS
16 18 (3.08%) NetScaler
17 17 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (2.91%) Fibre Channel
17 17 (2.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 78 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (6.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (4.79%) RDBMS
4 28 (4.79%) Relational Database
5 27 (4.62%) MySQL
6 19 (3.25%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (1.54%) DB2
8 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.03%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.34%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (1.20%) Subversion
3 6 (1.03%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.51%) Ant
6 2 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.17%) Maven
7 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.17%) Hudson
General
1 164 (28.08%) Finance
2 37 (6.34%) Banking
3 30 (5.14%) Financial Institution
4 29 (4.97%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.94%) Advertising
6 18 (3.08%) Retail
7 14 (2.40%) Games
8 13 (2.23%) Marketing
9 9 (1.54%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.54%) Legal
10 7 (1.20%) Law
11 6 (1.03%) Back Office
11 6 (1.03%) International Banking
12 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.86%) Electronics
12 5 (0.86%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.34%) Front Office
13 2 (0.34%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (11.47%) Analyst
2 61 (10.45%) Support Engineer
2 61 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 57 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
4 47 (8.05%) IT Support
5 44 (7.53%) Support Analyst
6 34 (5.82%) Server Engineer
7 33 (5.65%) Infrastructure Manager
8 31 (5.31%) Consultant
9 26 (4.45%) Administrator
10 25 (4.28%) Graduate
11 24 (4.11%) IT Support Analyst
12 23 (3.94%) Architect
13 22 (3.77%) Technical Support
14 20 (3.42%) 3rd Line Support
15 19 (3.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
16 18 (3.08%) Network Engineer
17 16 (2.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 16 (2.74%) Graduate Support Analyst
18 15 (2.57%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.82%) Software Packaging
2 19 (3.25%) Web Services
3 18 (3.08%) Middleware
4 16 (2.74%) Oracle Fusion
5 12 (2.05%) .NET
6 7 (1.20%) Application Packaging
7 5 (0.86%) J2EE
8 4 (0.68%) ODBC
8 4 (0.68%) LAMP
8 4 (0.68%) SOAP
8 4 (0.68%) JSON
8 4 (0.68%) RESTful
9 3 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.51%) COM
10 2 (0.34%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.34%) OC4J
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 1 (0.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.99%) Clustering
2 55 (9.42%) Hedge funds
3 34 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (5.65%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.62%) Blackberry
6 25 (4.28%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.57%) Open Source
7 15 (2.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (2.05%) Replication
9 9 (1.54%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.20%) PKI
10 7 (1.20%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.03%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.86%) Online Games
12 5 (0.86%) EqualLogic
12 5 (0.86%) Social Media
12 5 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.86%) DTV
13 4 (0.68%) SecurID
13 4 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 463 (79.28%) Windows
2 241 (41.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 178 (30.48%) Linux
4 162 (27.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 130 (22.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (12.84%) Windows 7
7 50 (8.56%) UNIX
8 42 (7.19%) Windows XP
9 41 (7.02%) Solaris
10 34 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (2.05%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.20%) CentOS
13 6 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.86%) Debian
14 5 (0.86%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.68%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.68%) AIX
16 3 (0.51%) HPUX
16 3 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (25.51%) ITIL
2 63 (10.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 50 (8.56%) Project Management
4 45 (7.71%) Load Balancing
5 38 (6.51%) Change Control
6 26 (4.45%) Change Management
7 25 (4.28%) Migration
7 25 (4.28%) PRINCE
7 25 (4.28%) Capacity Management
7 25 (4.28%) DevOps
8 22 (3.77%) Problem Management
8 22 (3.77%) CRM
9 20 (3.42%) PRINCE2
9 20 (3.42%) Network Management
9 20 (3.42%) Line Management
10 19 (3.25%) Kalman Filter
10 19 (3.25%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (2.91%) Asset Management
12 16 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 119 (20.38%) PowerShell
2 66 (11.30%) SQL
3 55 (9.42%) Perl
4 26 (4.45%) VBScript
5 18 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 17 (2.91%) Java
7 11 (1.88%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.71%) C#
8 10 (1.71%) Python
8 10 (1.71%) Ruby
9 9 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 8 (1.37%) VB
11 7 (1.20%) Korn
12 4 (0.68%) PHP
12 4 (0.68%) C++
13 3 (0.51%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.51%) C
13 3 (0.51%) PowerHouse
14 2 (0.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (14.73%) Degree
3 77 (13.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 67 (11.47%) MCSE
5 47 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (7.02%) CCNP
7 38 (6.51%) CCNA
8 36 (6.16%) MCITP
9 32 (5.48%) MCSA
10 25 (4.28%) Security Cleared
11 24 (4.11%) MCP
12 20 (3.42%) PhD
13 18 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
13 18 (3.08%) SC Cleared
14 9 (1.54%) JNCIA
15 8 (1.37%) VCAP
15 8 (1.37%) CCEE
15 8 (1.37%) MCTS
16 7 (1.20%) DV Cleared
16 7 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.90%) SLA
2 6 (1.03%) QA
2 6 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 423 (72.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 336 (57.53%) Active Directory
3 173 (29.62%) vSphere
4 92 (15.75%) Hyper-V
5 73 (12.50%) XenApp
6 66 (11.30%) VMware ESXi
7 50 (8.56%) XenDesktop
8 46 (7.88%) VMware Workstation
9 35 (5.99%) XenServer
10 24 (4.11%) MetaFrame
11 17 (2.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 15 (2.57%) Terminal Services
13 14 (2.40%) vCloud
13 14 (2.40%) DFS Replication
14 12 (2.05%) NFS
15 9 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
16 7 (1.20%) Xen
17 5 (0.86%) UAG
18 4 (0.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 80 (13.70%) SCCM
2 62 (10.62%) SCOM
3 53 (9.08%) NetBackup
4 36 (6.16%) Backup Exec
5 31 (5.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 29 (4.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 28 (4.79%) Puppet
8 26 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (3.08%) HP SIM
10 15 (2.57%) WSUS
10 15 (2.57%) Nagios
11 13 (2.23%) Legato
12 11 (1.88%) XenMobile
13 9 (1.54%) Cacti
14 7 (1.20%) Tivoli
14 7 (1.20%) ARCserve
15 6 (1.03%) Opsview
16 5 (0.86%) SCDPM
16 5 (0.86%) Munin
16 5 (0.86%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 584 (100.00%) VMware
2 316 (54.11%) Microsoft
3 189 (32.36%) Cisco
4 173 (29.62%) HP
4 173 (29.62%) Citrix
5 105 (17.98%) NetApp
6 79 (13.53%) Symantec
7 58 (9.93%) Dell
8 57 (9.76%) Red Hat
9 50 (8.56%) EMC
10 45 (7.71%) Oracle
11 41 (7.02%) IBM
12 40 (6.85%) Juniper
13 25 (4.28%) Veritas
13 25 (4.28%) PlateSpin
14 23 (3.94%) SolarWinds
15 22 (3.77%) Veeam
16 20 (3.42%) CheckPoint
17 17 (2.91%) Lotus
18 16 (2.74%) Sophos
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Pizza Express
Salary: From £30,000 to £39,000 per annum 10% bonus, pension and employee disc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Car + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Victoria and Albert Museum
Salary: From £30,241 to £36,349 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago