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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 368 350 356
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 297 280 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.64% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 6.21% 6.82% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 250 253 303
Average salary £52,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
4785 4106 4600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.42% 9.36% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4168 3586 4021
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +48 105 £53,000 +11.57% 11
Sidcup +2 7 £52,500 +7.14%
Harrow - 4 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £55,000 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 640 (100.00%) VMware
2 504 (78.75%) Windows
3 462 (72.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 359 (56.09%) Active Directory
5 341 (53.28%) Microsoft
6 272 (42.50%) SAN
7 257 (40.16%) MS Exchange
8 241 (37.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 196 (30.63%) Linux
10 190 (29.69%) HP
11 184 (28.75%) Cisco
12 176 (27.50%) vSphere
13 172 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 170 (26.56%) Citrix
15 169 (26.41%) Finance
16 168 (26.25%) SQL Server
17 167 (26.09%) DNS
18 156 (24.38%) ITIL
19 135 (21.09%) DHCP
20 134 (20.94%) TCP/IP
21 129 (20.16%) PowerShell
22 125 (19.53%) Exchange Server 2010
23 124 (19.38%) Windows Server 2012
24 119 (18.59%) MS Excel
25 114 (17.81%) NetApp
26 112 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
27 106 (16.56%) Firewall
28 102 (15.94%) Degree
29 98 (15.31%) WAN
30 96 (15.00%) LAN

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 257 (40.16%) MS Exchange
2 125 (19.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (13.59%) SharePoint
4 76 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 44 (6.88%) IIS
6 41 (6.41%) Lync
7 36 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 28 (4.38%) SharePoint Server
8 28 (4.38%) Apache
9 23 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 21 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (2.97%) Tomcat
12 14 (2.19%) WebLogic
13 13 (2.03%) IBM Notes
13 13 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
14 11 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
15 10 (1.56%) WebSphere
16 9 (1.41%) nginx
17 7 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
18 4 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 119 (18.59%) MS Excel
2 74 (11.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.47%) Cognos Controller
3 3 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (2.19%) IaaS
2 13 (2.03%) Office 365
3 6 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) SaaS
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 272 (42.50%) SAN
2 167 (26.09%) DNS
3 135 (21.09%) DHCP
4 134 (20.94%) TCP/IP
5 106 (16.56%) Firewall
6 98 (15.31%) WAN
7 96 (15.00%) LAN
8 84 (13.13%) NAS
9 38 (5.94%) VPN
10 34 (5.31%) Internet
10 34 (5.31%) Wireless
11 27 (4.22%) SMTP
11 27 (4.22%) iSCSI
12 24 (3.75%) VLAN
12 24 (3.75%) IP Telephony
13 20 (3.13%) SSL
14 19 (2.97%) MPLS
15 16 (2.50%) NetScaler
16 15 (2.34%) Fibre Channel
17 13 (2.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 73 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (3.91%) Oracle Database
5 23 (3.59%) MySQL
6 18 (2.81%) RDBMS
6 18 (2.81%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.88%) Oracle Exadata
8 9 (1.41%) DB2
9 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.31%) OLTP
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.31%) OLAP
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (1.88%) Subversion
2 10 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.63%) Ant
6 1 (0.16%) Hudson
6 1 (0.16%) Maven
6 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 169 (26.41%) Finance
2 50 (7.81%) Banking
3 34 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 29 (4.53%) Retail
5 26 (4.06%) Financial Institution
6 23 (3.59%) Advertising
7 17 (2.66%) Games
7 17 (2.66%) Marketing
8 15 (2.34%) Legal
9 14 (2.19%) Law
10 13 (2.03%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.41%) International Banking
11 9 (1.41%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.78%) Electronics
13 3 (0.47%) Back Office
14 2 (0.31%) Front Office
15 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (10.63%) Analyst
2 65 (10.16%) Support Engineer
3 57 (8.91%) Systems Engineer
4 55 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 49 (7.66%) IT Support
6 46 (7.19%) Support Analyst
7 37 (5.78%) Server Engineer
8 35 (5.47%) Consultant
8 35 (5.47%) Infrastructure Manager
9 31 (4.84%) Architect
10 28 (4.38%) Graduate
11 25 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support
11 25 (3.91%) Administrator
12 23 (3.59%) IT Support Analyst
13 22 (3.44%) Team Leader
14 21 (3.28%) Technical Support
14 21 (3.28%) Infrastructure Architect
15 19 (2.97%) Graduate Support Analyst
16 18 (2.81%) Wintel Engineer
16 18 (2.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.16%) Software Packaging
2 19 (2.97%) Middleware
3 18 (2.81%) Web Services
4 16 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (2.34%) .NET
6 10 (1.56%) J2EE
7 9 (1.41%) COM
8 8 (1.25%) Application Packaging
9 4 (0.63%) LAMP
10 3 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.31%) OC4J
11 2 (0.31%) YAML
11 2 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (0.16%) JSON
12 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 1 (0.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.56%) Clustering
2 59 (9.22%) Hedge funds
3 36 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (5.47%) Computer Science
5 28 (4.38%) Management Information System
6 25 (3.91%) Enterprise Storage
7 22 (3.44%) Blackberry
8 13 (2.03%) Replication
9 11 (1.72%) Open Source
10 9 (1.41%) Social Media
10 9 (1.41%) Online Games
11 8 (1.25%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.25%) Celerra
11 8 (1.25%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.25%) PKI
12 7 (1.09%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.94%) iPad
13 6 (0.94%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.78%) Physics
14 5 (0.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 504 (78.75%) Windows
2 241 (37.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 196 (30.63%) Linux
4 172 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 124 (19.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 84 (13.13%) Windows 7
7 59 (9.22%) UNIX
8 55 (8.59%) Solaris
9 36 (5.63%) Windows XP
10 32 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
12 11 (1.72%) Windows 8
12 11 (1.72%) CentOS
13 10 (1.56%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.09%) HPUX
15 5 (0.78%) AIX
16 4 (0.63%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.47%) Debian
18 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (24.38%) ITIL
2 67 (10.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 54 (8.44%) Load Balancing
4 53 (8.28%) Project Management
5 35 (5.47%) Change Control
6 33 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 32 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 31 (4.84%) Capacity Management
9 28 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (4.22%) Problem Management
11 25 (3.91%) Change Management
11 25 (3.91%) PRINCE
12 24 (3.75%) Migration
13 22 (3.44%) PRINCE2
13 22 (3.44%) CRM
14 20 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
14 20 (3.13%) Configuration Management
14 20 (3.13%) Line Management
15 19 (2.97%) Kalman Filter
15 19 (2.97%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 129 (20.16%) PowerShell
2 67 (10.47%) SQL
3 63 (9.84%) Perl
4 25 (3.91%) VBScript
5 23 (3.59%) Java
6 17 (2.66%) Shell Script
7 15 (2.34%) Ruby
7 15 (2.34%) Python
8 13 (2.03%) C#
9 11 (1.72%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.41%) Bash Shell
10 9 (1.41%) VB
11 7 (1.09%) Korn
11 7 (1.09%) C++
12 5 (0.78%) PHP
13 4 (0.63%) C
13 4 (0.63%) PowerHouse
14 3 (0.47%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 3 (0.47%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 112 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (15.94%) Degree
3 89 (13.91%) MCSE
4 83 (12.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 50 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (6.72%) CCNP
7 39 (6.09%) CCNA
8 37 (5.78%) Security Cleared
9 36 (5.63%) MCSA
10 34 (5.31%) MCITP
11 21 (3.28%) PhD
12 20 (3.13%) MCP
13 19 (2.97%) SC Cleared
14 18 (2.81%) DV Cleared
14 18 (2.81%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (1.56%) MCTS
16 9 (1.41%) JNCIA
17 8 (1.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.28%) SLA
2 9 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.47%) QA
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 462 (72.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 359 (56.09%) Active Directory
3 176 (27.50%) vSphere
4 86 (13.44%) Hyper-V
5 66 (10.31%) XenApp
6 65 (10.16%) VMware ESXi
7 48 (7.50%) XenDesktop
8 46 (7.19%) VMware Workstation
9 34 (5.31%) XenServer
10 24 (3.75%) MetaFrame
11 17 (2.66%) Terminal Services
12 16 (2.50%) vCloud
13 15 (2.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 12 (1.88%) UAG
15 10 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (1.56%) DFS Replication
16 9 (1.41%) NFS
17 6 (0.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 5 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 84 (13.13%) SCCM
2 70 (10.94%) SCOM
3 62 (9.69%) NetBackup
4 38 (5.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 36 (5.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 30 (4.69%) Backup Exec
7 23 (3.59%) Nagios
7 23 (3.59%) Puppet
8 17 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (2.50%) WSUS
10 15 (2.34%) HP SIM
10 15 (2.34%) Tivoli
11 13 (2.03%) Cacti
11 13 (2.03%) Legato
12 12 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 10 (1.56%) Opsview
14 9 (1.41%) Cobbler
14 9 (1.41%) Munin
15 8 (1.25%) XenMobile
16 4 (0.63%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 640 (100.00%) VMware
2 341 (53.28%) Microsoft
3 190 (29.69%) HP
4 184 (28.75%) Cisco
5 170 (26.56%) Citrix
6 114 (17.81%) NetApp
7 92 (14.38%) Symantec
8 63 (9.84%) IBM
9 60 (9.38%) Red Hat
10 57 (8.91%) Dell
11 56 (8.75%) EMC
11 56 (8.75%) Oracle
12 35 (5.47%) Veritas
13 32 (5.00%) Juniper
14 26 (4.06%) SolarWinds
15 25 (3.91%) PlateSpin
16 22 (3.44%) Veeam
17 20 (3.13%) Brocade
18 18 (2.81%) JBoss
19 15 (2.34%) F5
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + bonus + good package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum £38,000 plus bonus, pension scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £38,000 plus bonus, pension scheme
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - pension,healthcare,season ticket loan, o
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Selecture
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Linedata Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago