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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 392 359 326
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -33
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 248 343 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.70% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% 7.17% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 208 282 299
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,349 £39,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
4958 4784 4117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.41% 9.83% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4328 4207 3496
Average salary £47,500 £45,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.97% -4.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +1 48 £47,500 -13.63% 8
Sidcup - 12 £45,250 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £35,000 -
Feltham - 2 £38,500 -
Barnet - 2 £45,000 - 1
Finchley - 2 £42,500 - 1
Chessington -5 1 £45,000 -7.69%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 490 (99.59%) VMware
2 407 (82.72%) Windows
3 317 (64.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 264 (53.66%) Active Directory
5 227 (46.14%) Microsoft
6 221 (44.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 198 (40.24%) Linux
8 181 (36.79%) MS Exchange
9 177 (35.98%) SAN
10 174 (35.37%) Cisco
11 141 (28.66%) Citrix
12 137 (27.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 136 (27.64%) vSphere
14 130 (26.42%) Firewall
15 126 (25.61%) SQL Server
16 123 (25.00%) DNS
17 115 (23.37%) Windows Server 2003
18 108 (21.95%) HP
19 99 (20.12%) Exchange Server 2010
20 98 (19.92%) NAS
21 94 (19.11%) Hyper-V
21 94 (19.11%) ITIL
22 93 (18.90%) TCP/IP
22 93 (18.90%) PowerShell
23 90 (18.29%) Finance
24 78 (15.85%) Red Hat
25 77 (15.65%) iSCSI
26 76 (15.45%) NetApp
27 73 (14.84%) XenApp
28 69 (14.02%) Windows 7

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 181 (36.79%) MS Exchange
2 99 (20.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (7.72%) SharePoint
5 37 (7.52%) Apache
5 37 (7.52%) IIS
6 33 (6.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 33 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (5.49%) Lync
8 26 (5.28%) Tomcat
9 18 (3.66%) OpenStack
9 18 (3.66%) JBoss
10 16 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 15 (3.05%) WebLogic
12 14 (2.85%) WebSphere
12 14 (2.85%) Confluence
13 13 (2.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
15 7 (1.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 68 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 63 (12.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.41%) Cordys
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.76%) Office 365
2 23 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.25%) PaaS
4 13 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.63%) Heroku
5 8 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.22%) Engine Yard
7 3 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.61%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.61%) Rackspace Cloud
7 3 (0.61%) Route 53
8 2 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.20%) SaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.20%) Symantec.cloud
9 1 (0.20%) IaaS
9 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 177 (35.98%) SAN
2 130 (26.42%) Firewall
3 123 (25.00%) DNS
4 98 (19.92%) NAS
5 93 (18.90%) TCP/IP
6 77 (15.65%) iSCSI
7 69 (14.02%) DHCP
8 45 (9.15%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (8.74%) WAN
10 37 (7.52%) LAN
11 33 (6.71%) IPv4
12 30 (6.10%) VPN
12 30 (6.10%) FTP
13 27 (5.49%) SMTP
14 26 (5.28%) MPLS
15 23 (4.67%) BGP
16 22 (4.47%) Cisco IOS
17 20 (4.07%) IPsec
17 20 (4.07%) Wireless
18 18 (3.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.35%) MySQL
3 37 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (5.49%) RDBMS
4 27 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (5.49%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.05%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.64%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
8 11 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.22%) Couchbase
10 6 (1.22%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.41%) DB2
12 1 (0.20%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (4.47%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (3.25%) JIRA
3 9 (1.83%) Subversion
3 9 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.41%) Maven
6 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.41%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.20%) Hudson
7 1 (0.20%) Trac
General
1 90 (18.29%) Finance
2 32 (6.50%) Advertising
3 31 (6.30%) Financial Institution
4 21 (4.27%) Retail
5 19 (3.86%) Law
5 19 (3.86%) Banking
6 15 (3.05%) Publishing
7 13 (2.64%) Marketing
8 11 (2.24%) Games
9 8 (1.63%) Back Office
10 7 (1.42%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.41%) Local Government
12 2 (0.41%) Legal
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (16.06%) Administrator
2 69 (14.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 65 (13.21%) Systems Administrator
4 59 (11.99%) Analyst
5 57 (11.59%) Systems Engineer
6 39 (7.93%) Support Analyst
7 37 (7.52%) IT Support
8 34 (6.91%) Network Engineer
9 33 (6.71%) Support Engineer
10 28 (5.69%) IT Support Analyst
11 25 (5.08%) Architect
12 23 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
12 23 (4.67%) Server Engineer
13 20 (4.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 20 (4.07%) Linux Administrator
14 19 (3.86%) Graduate
14 19 (3.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 19 (3.86%) Graduate Support Analyst
14 19 (3.86%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
15 15 (3.05%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.30%) Middleware
2 27 (5.49%) Software Packaging
3 25 (5.08%) Web Services
3 25 (5.08%) Oracle Fusion
4 22 (4.47%) WSH
5 13 (2.64%) .NET
5 13 (2.64%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (1.63%) XML
7 6 (1.22%) MCollective
7 6 (1.22%) Apache Flex
8 3 (0.61%) J2EE
8 3 (0.61%) LAMP
9 2 (0.41%) REST
9 2 (0.41%) SAML
9 2 (0.41%) HTML
9 2 (0.41%) Classic ASP
9 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.41%) CSS
9 2 (0.41%) SOAP
10 1 (0.20%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.54%) Hedge funds
2 38 (7.72%) Computer Science
3 37 (7.52%) Clustering
4 35 (7.11%) Blackberry
5 19 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.66%) Statistics
7 17 (3.46%) Replication
7 17 (3.46%) EqualLogic
8 16 (3.25%) Enterprise Storage
9 15 (3.05%) Digital Media
10 14 (2.85%) Wiki
11 12 (2.44%) Public Cloud
12 10 (2.03%) Open Source
12 10 (2.03%) GIS
13 7 (1.42%) Thin Client
13 7 (1.42%) Fat Client
13 7 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (1.22%) Over-the-Top Content
14 6 (1.22%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.22%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 407 (82.72%) Windows
2 221 (44.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 198 (40.24%) Linux
4 137 (27.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 115 (23.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 69 (14.02%) Windows 7
7 38 (7.72%) UNIX
8 35 (7.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (6.10%) Solaris
10 28 (5.69%) CentOS
11 26 (5.28%) Ubuntu
12 16 (3.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 15 (3.05%) Windows XP
14 13 (2.64%) Debian
15 12 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (1.83%) Windows 8
17 8 (1.63%) Windows Vista
18 6 (1.22%) AIX
19 4 (0.81%) SUSE
20 3 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (19.11%) ITIL
2 68 (13.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 66 (13.41%) Configuration Management
4 43 (8.74%) Capacity Planning
5 42 (8.54%) Change Control
6 33 (6.71%) Load Balancing
6 33 (6.71%) Mentoring
7 32 (6.50%) Performance Tuning
8 27 (5.49%) Service Management
9 26 (5.28%) DevOps
10 25 (5.08%) Project Planning
10 25 (5.08%) Coaching
11 24 (4.88%) E-Commerce
11 24 (4.88%) Migration
12 20 (4.07%) Asset Management
12 20 (4.07%) Service Delivery
12 20 (4.07%) Change Management
13 18 (3.66%) Boundary Protection
13 18 (3.66%) Benchmarking
14 17 (3.46%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (18.90%) PowerShell
2 63 (12.80%) SQL
3 47 (9.55%) Perl
4 29 (5.89%) Python
5 28 (5.69%) Java
6 26 (5.28%) Bash Shell
7 18 (3.66%) VBScript
8 17 (3.46%) C
9 14 (2.85%) Ruby
10 12 (2.44%) PHP
11 10 (2.03%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.42%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.22%) Korn
13 6 (1.22%) C#
14 3 (0.61%) C++
14 3 (0.61%) AWK
14 3 (0.61%) sed
15 1 (0.20%) VB
15 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 67 (13.62%) Degree
2 49 (9.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (9.35%) MCSE
5 35 (7.11%) CCNP
6 34 (6.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 26 (5.28%) Security Cleared
8 24 (4.88%) CCNA
9 23 (4.67%) DV Cleared
10 20 (4.07%) PhD
11 16 (3.25%) MCITP
12 14 (2.85%) SC Cleared
13 9 (1.83%) MCP
14 8 (1.63%) MCSA
15 6 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
16 5 (1.02%) CCA
16 5 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 3 (0.61%) LPIC
17 3 (0.61%) CCSE
18 2 (0.41%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.30%) SLA
2 14 (2.85%) QA
3 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 317 (64.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 264 (53.66%) Active Directory
3 136 (27.64%) vSphere
4 94 (19.11%) Hyper-V
5 73 (14.84%) XenApp
6 55 (11.18%) VMware ESXi
7 39 (7.93%) VMware Workstation
8 29 (5.89%) XenServer
9 24 (4.88%) Xen
10 17 (3.46%) XenDesktop
11 16 (3.25%) DFS Replication
12 14 (2.85%) VirtualBox
12 14 (2.85%) NFS
13 11 (2.24%) vCloud
14 9 (1.83%) ISA Server
14 9 (1.83%) Xsan
15 7 (1.42%) Firmware
15 7 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (1.22%) Postfix
16 6 (1.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 61 (12.40%) Puppet
2 60 (12.20%) Nagios
3 54 (10.98%) SCCM
4 48 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (7.93%) Cacti
6 36 (7.32%) SCOM
7 28 (5.69%) Backup Exec
8 21 (4.27%) WSUS
9 19 (3.86%) NetBackup
10 13 (2.64%) Norton AntiVirus
10 13 (2.64%) BMC Marimba
11 12 (2.44%) Legato
12 10 (2.03%) Check_MK
13 9 (1.83%) Ansible
14 7 (1.42%) FortiGate
15 6 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 6 (1.22%) Cobbler
15 6 (1.22%) vMotion
15 6 (1.22%) collectd
15 6 (1.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 490 (99.59%) VMware
2 227 (46.14%) Microsoft
3 174 (35.37%) Cisco
4 141 (28.66%) Citrix
5 108 (21.95%) HP
6 78 (15.85%) Red Hat
7 76 (15.45%) NetApp
8 61 (12.40%) Oracle
9 49 (9.96%) EMC
10 37 (7.52%) Dell
11 35 (7.11%) IBM
12 33 (6.71%) Symantec
13 26 (5.28%) CheckPoint
14 23 (4.67%) Veeam
15 19 (3.86%) SolarWinds
16 17 (3.46%) Juniper
17 16 (3.25%) F5
18 14 (2.85%) AppDynamics
18 14 (2.85%) hybris
19 12 (2.44%) Rackspace
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + c.100% bonus, + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health + life
Posted: 3 days ago
Finchley
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health + life
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
GDIT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago