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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 490 467 379
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -88
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 141 215 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.48% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 2.79% 4.48% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 128 180 273
Median salary £60,000 £49,250 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.82% -3.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
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
5048 4796 5019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.80% 10.76% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4428 4182 4324
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +69 28 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +7 3 £38,447 +1.00%
Harrow - 3 - -
Wembley +6 1 £27,000 -36.47%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 276 (100.00%) VMware
2 221 (80.07%) Windows
3 184 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 162 (58.70%) Active Directory
5 146 (52.90%) Windows Server
6 125 (45.29%) Linux
7 123 (44.57%) Microsoft
8 117 (42.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 103 (37.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 101 (36.59%) Cisco
11 88 (31.88%) SAN
12 84 (30.43%) MS Exchange
13 80 (28.99%) Finance
14 79 (28.62%) ITIL
15 77 (27.90%) vSphere
16 72 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
17 68 (24.64%) Citrix
18 61 (22.10%) DNS
19 60 (21.74%) SQL
20 58 (21.01%) PowerShell
20 58 (21.01%) Data Centre
21 57 (20.65%) Firewall
22 56 (20.29%) Hyper-V
23 52 (18.84%) HP
24 50 (18.12%) SQL Server
25 49 (17.75%) Red Hat
26 48 (17.39%) DHCP
27 47 (17.03%) NetApp
28 46 (16.67%) SCCM
28 46 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

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 84 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 46 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (13.41%) IIS
4 22 (7.97%) Apache
5 20 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (6.52%) Skype for Business
8 15 (5.43%) Tomcat
9 12 (4.35%) SharePoint
10 7 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.81%) JBoss
11 5 (1.81%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.45%) WebLogic
13 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
15 1 (0.36%) nginx
15 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 28 (10.14%) MS Office
3 7 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.42%) Office 365
2 14 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.62%) SaaS
5 9 (3.26%) OpenShift
6 6 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.36%) IaaS
8 1 (0.36%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (31.88%) SAN
2 61 (22.10%) DNS
3 57 (20.65%) Firewall
4 48 (17.39%) DHCP
5 43 (15.58%) WAN
6 42 (15.22%) TCP/IP
7 35 (12.68%) iSCSI
8 33 (11.96%) LAN
9 31 (11.23%) VPN
10 25 (9.06%) VoIP
11 22 (7.97%) MPLS
12 21 (7.61%) Wireless
13 20 (7.25%) NAS
14 16 (5.80%) Fibre Channel
15 15 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (5.43%) SMTP
16 12 (4.35%) Internet
17 10 (3.62%) Wi-Fi
18 9 (3.26%) FCoE
18 9 (3.26%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (6.16%) MySQL
5 15 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.45%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.36%) Big Data
11 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (3.99%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.72%) JIRA
3 2 (0.72%) PHPUnit
3 2 (0.72%) Selenium
4 1 (0.36%) Ant
4 1 (0.36%) GitLab
4 1 (0.36%) Maven
4 1 (0.36%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.36%) WinDbg
General
1 80 (28.99%) Finance
2 15 (5.43%) Banking
3 14 (5.07%) Retail
4 6 (2.17%) Games
4 6 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.81%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.45%) Billing
6 4 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.45%) Law
7 3 (1.09%) Advertising
7 3 (1.09%) Back Office
7 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Legal
8 2 (0.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (16.30%) Support Engineer
2 39 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (13.41%) Systems Engineer
4 27 (9.78%) Windows Engineer
5 26 (9.42%) Linux Engineer
6 25 (9.06%) VMware Engineer
7 22 (7.97%) Analyst
7 22 (7.97%) Server Engineer
8 21 (7.61%) Administrator
9 19 (6.88%) Architect
10 18 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 18 (6.52%) IT Engineer
11 17 (6.16%) Consultant
11 17 (6.16%) IT Support
11 17 (6.16%) Network Engineer
12 15 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
12 15 (5.43%) DBA
12 15 (5.43%) IT Support Engineer
12 15 (5.43%) SQL DBA
13 13 (4.71%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.16%) LAMP
2 13 (4.71%) Software Packaging
3 9 (3.26%) .NET
3 9 (3.26%) Web Services
4 6 (2.17%) JSON
4 6 (2.17%) SOAP
5 4 (1.45%) Middleware
5 4 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.72%) Behat
7 1 (0.36%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.36%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.01%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.97%) Clustering
3 19 (6.88%) Hedge funds
4 18 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.80%) Replication
6 15 (5.43%) EMC VNX
7 13 (4.71%) Blackberry
7 13 (4.71%) VCE vBlock
8 11 (3.99%) EqualLogic
9 7 (2.54%) Fat Client
9 7 (2.54%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.54%) Thin Client
10 6 (2.17%) LPAR
11 5 (1.81%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.81%) RSA SecurID
12 3 (1.09%) CMDB
12 3 (1.09%) HP Storage
12 3 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 221 (80.07%) Windows
2 146 (52.90%) Windows Server
3 125 (45.29%) Linux
4 117 (42.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (37.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (14.86%) Windows 7
8 37 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (10.51%) Unix
10 23 (8.33%) Solaris
11 17 (6.16%) Windows 2000
11 17 (6.16%) Windows NT
12 15 (5.43%) VMS
13 12 (4.35%) CentOS
14 8 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (2.54%) AIX
15 7 (2.54%) Windows 10
16 6 (2.17%) Windows 8
17 4 (1.45%) Ubuntu
17 4 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (28.62%) ITIL
2 32 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (8.70%) Project Management
4 23 (8.33%) Migration
5 21 (7.61%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (7.61%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 18 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
7 17 (6.16%) Change Management
7 17 (6.16%) Configuration Management
7 17 (6.16%) DevOps
8 16 (5.80%) Change Control
8 16 (5.80%) Service Management
9 15 (5.43%) Presales
10 14 (5.07%) Business Continuity
10 14 (5.07%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 14 (5.07%) Investment Management
11 13 (4.71%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.71%) Server Building
11 13 (4.71%) Service Delivery
12 12 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 60 (21.74%) SQL
2 58 (21.01%) PowerShell
3 38 (13.77%) Perl
4 17 (6.16%) Bash Shell
5 14 (5.07%) Python
6 10 (3.62%) Java
7 9 (3.26%) C#
8 8 (2.90%) AWK
8 8 (2.90%) Ruby
8 8 (2.90%) sed
9 7 (2.54%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.17%) C
11 4 (1.45%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.09%) VB
13 2 (0.72%) C++
13 2 (0.72%) Korn
13 2 (0.72%) PHP
13 2 (0.72%) VBScript
14 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (10.51%) Degree
3 27 (9.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 26 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (9.42%) MCSE
5 16 (5.80%) RHCE
6 15 (5.43%) CCNA
7 14 (5.07%) MCP
8 12 (4.35%) MCITP
8 12 (4.35%) MCSA
9 11 (3.99%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (3.99%) MCTS
10 10 (3.62%) CCNP
11 9 (3.26%) CCIE
11 9 (3.26%) DV Cleared
11 9 (3.26%) Security Cleared
12 8 (2.90%) CCA
12 8 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (2.90%) RHCT
13 7 (2.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.26%) SAS 70
2 7 (2.54%) QA
3 6 (2.17%) HIPAA
3 6 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.81%) SLA
System Software
1 184 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 162 (58.70%) Active Directory
3 77 (27.90%) vSphere
4 56 (20.29%) Hyper-V
5 30 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (9.78%) XenDesktop
7 26 (9.42%) NFS
7 26 (9.42%) Virtual Servers
8 25 (9.06%) XenApp
9 20 (7.25%) VMware Workstation
10 18 (6.52%) vCloud
11 12 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (3.26%) Firmware
12 9 (3.26%) Terminal Services
12 9 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (3.26%) XenServer
13 7 (2.54%) Xen
14 5 (1.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 46 (16.67%) SCCM
2 21 (7.61%) vMotion
3 20 (7.25%) NetBackup
3 20 (7.25%) Puppet
4 19 (6.88%) SCOM
5 17 (6.16%) Nagios
6 15 (5.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 14 (5.07%) Backup Exec
7 14 (5.07%) WSUS
8 11 (3.99%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 10 (3.62%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (2.90%) BMC PATROL
10 8 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (2.54%) Kibana
11 7 (2.54%) Tivoli
11 7 (2.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (2.54%) WMI
12 6 (2.17%) Cacti
12 6 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 276 (100.00%) VMware
2 123 (44.57%) Microsoft
3 101 (36.59%) Cisco
4 68 (24.64%) Citrix
5 52 (18.84%) HP
6 49 (17.75%) Red Hat
7 47 (17.03%) NetApp
8 41 (14.86%) Oracle
9 34 (12.32%) Symantec
10 26 (9.42%) EMC
11 25 (9.06%) Dell
12 20 (7.25%) IBM
13 18 (6.52%) Mitel
14 17 (6.16%) CommVault
14 17 (6.16%) Veeam
15 14 (5.07%) Veritas
16 12 (4.35%) Brocade
16 12 (4.35%) CheckPoint
17 11 (3.99%) Remedy
18 9 (3.26%) Juniper
London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £50 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus profit and performance related
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago