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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 520 481 462
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 92 173 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 2.19% 3.52% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 70 146 178
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £35,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £61,250 £69,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
4208 4909 5580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.93% 11.30% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3564 4209 4866
Median salary £51,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +9 23 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Hounslow +1 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Wembley +6 1 £28,000 -
Bromley - 1 £47,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £47,500 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 229 (100.00%) VMware
2 174 (75.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (64.19%) Windows
4 119 (51.97%) Active Directory
5 114 (49.78%) Windows Server
6 84 (36.68%) Microsoft
7 80 (34.93%) WAN
7 80 (34.93%) Firewall
8 79 (34.50%) Cisco
9 74 (32.31%) Linux
9 74 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 69 (30.13%) SAN
11 64 (27.95%) ITIL
12 63 (27.51%) Finance
12 63 (27.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 61 (26.64%) MS Exchange
14 57 (24.89%) DNS
15 56 (24.45%) MPLS
16 55 (24.02%) LAN
17 54 (23.58%) SQL Server
17 54 (23.58%) PowerShell
17 54 (23.58%) vSphere
18 51 (22.27%) Windows Server 2003
18 51 (22.27%) Virtual Servers
19 50 (21.83%) Oracle
19 50 (21.83%) Data Centre
20 49 (21.40%) Disaster Recovery
21 47 (20.52%) SQL
21 47 (20.52%) HP
22 44 (19.21%) Citrix

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 61 (26.64%) MS Exchange
2 42 (18.34%) IIS
3 39 (17.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (12.23%) Apache
5 23 (10.04%) SharePoint
6 17 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (6.11%) Skype for Business
8 12 (5.24%) Tomcat
9 10 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (3.06%) Office Communications Server
11 6 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.44%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.44%) Confluence
13 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.11%) MS Office
3 7 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.06%) MS Project
3 7 (3.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.23%) Office 365
2 22 (9.61%) IBM Cloud
3 18 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (3.93%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (2.62%) OpenShift
6 6 (2.62%) SaaS
7 5 (2.18%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.75%) PaaS
9 3 (1.31%) IaaS
10 2 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 80 (34.93%) Firewall
1 80 (34.93%) WAN
2 69 (30.13%) SAN
3 57 (24.89%) DNS
4 56 (24.45%) MPLS
5 55 (24.02%) LAN
6 37 (16.16%) DHCP
7 33 (14.41%) VoIP
8 30 (13.10%) TCP/IP
9 29 (12.66%) VPN
10 27 (11.79%) NAS
11 25 (10.92%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (10.04%) Wi-Fi
13 22 (9.61%) 4G
13 22 (9.61%) iSCSI
14 15 (6.55%) Wireless
15 14 (6.11%) IPsec
16 12 (5.24%) Internet
17 11 (4.80%) DMZ
18 10 (4.37%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (23.58%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.86%) MySQL
3 16 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.44%) Big Data
8 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 63 (27.51%) Finance
2 33 (14.41%) Retail
3 16 (6.99%) Games
4 14 (6.11%) Online Betting
5 5 (2.18%) Banking
5 5 (2.18%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.75%) Back Office
6 4 (1.75%) Marketing
7 3 (1.31%) Advertising
7 3 (1.31%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.87%) Electronics
8 2 (0.87%) Legal
8 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (14.85%) Administrator
2 31 (13.54%) Programme Manager
3 30 (13.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (10.92%) Windows Engineer
5 24 (10.48%) VMware Engineer
6 22 (9.61%) Infrastructure Manager
6 22 (9.61%) Systems Administrator
6 22 (9.61%) Systems Engineer
7 21 (9.17%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 21 (9.17%) Support Engineer
8 18 (7.86%) Network Engineer
9 17 (7.42%) Architect
10 14 (6.11%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (5.68%) Senior VMware Engineer
12 12 (5.24%) DBA
12 12 (5.24%) SQL DBA
12 12 (5.24%) SQL Server DBA
13 11 (4.80%) IT Engineer
13 11 (4.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.30%) Web Services
2 10 (4.37%) LAMP
3 6 (2.62%) JSON
3 6 (2.62%) SOAP
4 4 (1.75%) .NET
4 4 (1.75%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.87%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.83%) Data Centre
2 30 (13.10%) Replication
3 16 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.11%) Clustering
4 14 (6.11%) EMC VNX
5 13 (5.68%) Management Information System
6 12 (5.24%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.80%) Blackberry
7 11 (4.80%) Hedge funds
8 9 (3.93%) PKI
9 8 (3.49%) VCE vBlock
10 6 (2.62%) Fat Client
10 6 (2.62%) Private Cloud
10 6 (2.62%) RSA SecurID
10 6 (2.62%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (1.31%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.31%) NHS
13 2 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 147 (64.19%) Windows
2 114 (49.78%) Windows Server
3 74 (32.31%) Linux
3 74 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (27.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (22.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (7.42%) Unix
7 14 (6.11%) Windows 7
8 13 (5.68%) Solaris
9 9 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.93%) Windows NT
10 8 (3.49%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.49%) Windows 8
11 7 (3.06%) Debian
12 6 (2.62%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.75%) VMS
13 4 (1.75%) Windows 2000
14 3 (1.31%) CentOS
15 2 (0.87%) AIX
15 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (27.95%) ITIL
2 49 (21.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (14.85%) Business Continuity
4 33 (14.41%) High Availability
4 33 (14.41%) Project Management
5 31 (13.54%) Penetration Testing
6 25 (10.92%) Change Control
6 25 (10.92%) Configuration Management
7 22 (9.61%) Performance Tuning
8 21 (9.17%) Change Management
9 20 (8.73%) Migration
9 20 (8.73%) Service Delivery
9 20 (8.73%) Service Management
10 19 (8.30%) Mentoring
10 19 (8.30%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 17 (7.42%) PRINCE2
12 15 (6.55%) Investment Management
12 15 (6.55%) Server Building
13 14 (6.11%) Load Balancing
13 14 (6.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 54 (23.58%) PowerShell
2 47 (20.52%) SQL
3 23 (10.04%) Perl
4 12 (5.24%) VBScript
5 11 (4.80%) Bash Shell
6 9 (3.93%) Python
7 8 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.75%) C
8 4 (1.75%) C#
9 3 (1.31%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.87%) PHP
10 2 (0.87%) VB
11 1 (0.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 30 (13.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (10.92%) MCSE
3 24 (10.48%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (9.17%) CCNA
5 15 (6.55%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (6.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (5.68%) Degree
8 12 (5.24%) MCITP
9 9 (3.93%) CCIE
9 9 (3.93%) MCSA
9 9 (3.93%) RHCE
10 8 (3.49%) MCTS
11 7 (3.06%) CCNP
11 7 (3.06%) CISSP
12 5 (2.18%) CISM
12 5 (2.18%) CNA
12 5 (2.18%) Novell Certification
12 5 (2.18%) VCP4
13 4 (1.75%) RHCT
13 4 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.93%) SLA
2 6 (2.62%) HIPAA
2 6 (2.62%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 174 (75.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 119 (51.97%) Active Directory
3 54 (23.58%) vSphere
4 51 (22.27%) Virtual Servers
5 31 (13.54%) Hyper-V
6 18 (7.86%) XenApp
7 16 (6.99%) XenDesktop
8 14 (6.11%) NFS
9 13 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (4.80%) Docker
10 11 (4.80%) XenServer
11 7 (3.06%) vCloud
11 7 (3.06%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (2.18%) DFS Replication
13 4 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.87%) Postfix
15 2 (0.87%) Sendmail
15 2 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 2 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (12.23%) SCCM
2 24 (10.48%) Puppet
3 22 (9.61%) BMC PATROL
4 19 (8.30%) Nagios
5 18 (7.86%) Cisco CUCM
6 13 (5.68%) Cacti
6 13 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (5.24%) Microsoft Clustering
7 12 (5.24%) vMotion
8 11 (4.80%) BMC Marimba
8 11 (4.80%) SCOM
9 10 (4.37%) Cisco UCCX
10 7 (3.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 7 (3.06%) WMI
10 7 (3.06%) WSUS
11 6 (2.62%) Kibana
11 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 6 (2.62%) Nessus
11 6 (2.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 6 (2.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 229 (100.00%) VMware
2 84 (36.68%) Microsoft
3 79 (34.50%) Cisco
4 50 (21.83%) Oracle
5 47 (20.52%) HP
6 44 (19.21%) Citrix
7 32 (13.97%) Dell
8 31 (13.54%) Mitel
9 30 (13.10%) EMC
10 29 (12.66%) NetApp
11 25 (10.92%) Red Hat
12 22 (9.61%) BMC
13 15 (6.55%) Veeam
14 13 (5.68%) Veritas
15 12 (5.24%) Qualys
16 11 (4.80%) Dell Compellent
16 11 (4.80%) EqualLogic
17 10 (4.37%) AppDynamics
17 10 (4.37%) Palo Alto
18 9 (3.93%) 3PAR
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