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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 411 338 359
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 220 317 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 4.44% 7.42% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 191 290 258
Average salary £46,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.08% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
4956 4275 4188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.15% 9.96% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4338 3691 3681
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -9 42 £47,500 -17.39% 4
Sidcup -7 7 £51,000 +7.36%
Chessington - 3 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Enfield - 2 £26,500 -
Bromley +23 1 £42,500 -19.04%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 469 (100.00%) VMware
2 387 (82.52%) Windows
3 328 (69.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 259 (55.22%) Active Directory
5 249 (53.09%) Microsoft
6 219 (46.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 201 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 175 (37.31%) SAN
9 172 (36.67%) Cisco
10 157 (33.48%) Linux
11 150 (31.98%) vSphere
12 145 (30.92%) Citrix
13 143 (30.49%) SQL Server
14 129 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 121 (25.80%) HP
16 117 (24.95%) DNS
17 114 (24.31%) Finance
17 114 (24.31%) Windows Server 2012
18 107 (22.81%) Firewall
19 98 (20.90%) TCP/IP
20 96 (20.47%) ITIL
21 94 (20.04%) NetApp
22 93 (19.83%) PowerShell
23 89 (18.98%) Exchange Server 2010
24 85 (18.12%) DHCP
25 81 (17.27%) Hyper-V
25 81 (17.27%) NAS
26 79 (16.84%) MS Excel
27 74 (15.78%) MS Office
28 73 (15.57%) SCCM

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 201 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 89 (18.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (13.86%) SharePoint
3 65 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 34 (7.25%) IIS
5 23 (4.90%) Apache
6 22 (4.69%) Lync
7 21 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 19 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 18 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (3.84%) JBoss
10 13 (2.77%) Tomcat
10 13 (2.77%) IBM Notes
10 13 (2.77%) Office Communications Server
11 12 (2.56%) WebLogic
12 11 (2.35%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (1.92%) nginx
13 9 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 79 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 74 (15.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.40%) Office 365
2 16 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.71%) IaaS
5 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.64%) Route 53
6 3 (0.64%) Rackspace Cloud
6 3 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.64%) PaaS
6 3 (0.64%) Heroku
7 2 (0.43%) Engine Yard
8 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 175 (37.31%) SAN
2 117 (24.95%) DNS
3 107 (22.81%) Firewall
4 98 (20.90%) TCP/IP
5 85 (18.12%) DHCP
6 81 (17.27%) NAS
7 66 (14.07%) WAN
8 63 (13.43%) LAN
9 53 (11.30%) iSCSI
10 33 (7.04%) VPN
11 31 (6.61%) Internet
12 23 (4.90%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (4.48%) IP Telephony
14 20 (4.26%) MPLS
14 20 (4.26%) Wireless
15 19 (4.05%) SSL
15 19 (4.05%) VLAN
16 18 (3.84%) SMTP
16 18 (3.84%) HTTP
17 16 (3.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (30.49%) SQL Server
2 47 (10.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (8.10%) MySQL
4 28 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (5.12%) RDBMS
5 24 (5.12%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.64%) DB2
9 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.43%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.43%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.43%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.21%) Big Data
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (3.62%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.07%) Subversion
3 4 (0.85%) PowerBuilder
3 4 (0.85%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.43%) Maven
4 2 (0.43%) JIRA
4 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 114 (24.31%) Finance
2 32 (6.82%) Financial Institution
3 26 (5.54%) Advertising
4 20 (4.26%) Banking
5 19 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.05%) Marketing
6 14 (2.99%) Publishing
7 13 (2.77%) Games
8 12 (2.56%) Law
9 11 (2.35%) Retail
10 9 (1.92%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.49%) Back Office
12 3 (0.64%) Electronics
12 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.21%) Legal
13 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 65 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 58 (12.37%) Support Engineer
3 56 (11.94%) Analyst
4 45 (9.59%) Systems Engineer
4 45 (9.59%) Administrator
5 42 (8.96%) Support Analyst
6 40 (8.53%) Server Engineer
7 35 (7.46%) IT Support
8 30 (6.40%) IT Support Analyst
9 29 (6.18%) Systems Administrator
10 27 (5.76%) Storage Engineer
11 25 (5.33%) Network Engineer
12 19 (4.05%) Graduate
13 18 (3.84%) Infrastructure Manager
14 17 (3.62%) Consultant
14 17 (3.62%) Graduate Support Analyst
15 16 (3.41%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
16 15 (3.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
17 14 (2.99%) Architect
18 13 (2.77%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.04%) Software Packaging
2 21 (4.48%) Web Services
3 20 (4.26%) .NET
4 11 (2.35%) Middleware
4 11 (2.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (1.71%) WSH
6 7 (1.49%) SOAP
7 5 (1.07%) ODBC
7 5 (1.07%) LAMP
7 5 (1.07%) RESTful
7 5 (1.07%) JSON
8 4 (0.85%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.64%) J2EE
10 2 (0.43%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.43%) HTML
10 2 (0.43%) Classic ASP
10 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.43%) CSS
10 2 (0.43%) XML
10 2 (0.43%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.87%) Clustering
2 36 (7.68%) Hedge funds
3 28 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.54%) Blackberry
5 18 (3.84%) Open Source
6 12 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.92%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.71%) EqualLogic
10 7 (1.49%) Replication
11 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.07%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.85%) Statistics
12 4 (0.85%) SecurID
12 4 (0.85%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.85%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.85%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 387 (82.52%) Windows
2 219 (46.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 157 (33.48%) Linux
4 129 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 114 (24.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (12.79%) Windows 7
7 40 (8.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (7.46%) UNIX
9 33 (7.04%) Windows XP
10 26 (5.54%) Solaris
11 9 (1.92%) Windows 8
11 9 (1.92%) AIX
12 7 (1.49%) Debian
12 7 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (1.49%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.28%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.28%) CentOS
14 5 (1.07%) HPUX
15 2 (0.43%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (20.47%) ITIL
2 54 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (7.25%) Load Balancing
4 31 (6.61%) Change Control
5 29 (6.18%) Capacity Planning
5 29 (6.18%) Migration
6 23 (4.90%) Boundary Protection
6 23 (4.90%) Project Management
7 22 (4.69%) Change Management
7 22 (4.69%) Network Management
8 21 (4.48%) DevOps
9 20 (4.26%) Configuration Management
9 20 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (4.05%) Service Management
11 16 (3.41%) Problem Management
11 16 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (2.99%) PRINCE
13 13 (2.77%) E-Commerce
14 12 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
15 10 (2.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (19.83%) PowerShell
2 60 (12.79%) SQL
3 53 (11.30%) Perl
4 19 (4.05%) Java
5 18 (3.84%) VBScript
6 16 (3.41%) Python
7 15 (3.20%) PHP
8 13 (2.77%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.35%) Ruby
10 9 (1.92%) C#
10 9 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.49%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.07%) C
13 4 (0.85%) VB
14 3 (0.64%) Korn
15 1 (0.21%) C++
15 1 (0.21%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 64 (13.65%) Degree
2 56 (11.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 51 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (10.02%) MCSE
6 43 (9.17%) CCNP
7 31 (6.61%) CCNA
8 22 (4.69%) MCITP
9 20 (4.26%) MCSA
10 18 (3.84%) PhD
11 17 (3.62%) Security Cleared
12 15 (3.20%) SC Cleared
13 13 (2.77%) MCP
14 8 (1.71%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.71%) NCDA
15 5 (1.07%) RHCE
16 4 (0.85%) CIPD
16 4 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (0.85%) CIMA
16 4 (0.85%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.10%) SLA
2 5 (1.07%) QA
System Software
1 328 (69.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 259 (55.22%) Active Directory
3 150 (31.98%) vSphere
4 81 (17.27%) Hyper-V
5 68 (14.50%) VMware ESXi
6 59 (12.58%) XenApp
7 38 (8.10%) VMware Workstation
8 33 (7.04%) XenServer
9 29 (6.18%) XenDesktop
10 17 (3.62%) NFS
11 14 (2.99%) DFS Replication
11 14 (2.99%) MetaFrame
12 13 (2.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 12 (2.56%) Xen
13 12 (2.56%) vCloud
14 9 (1.92%) Postfix
14 9 (1.92%) Sendmail
15 6 (1.28%) Terminal Services
16 5 (1.07%) Xsan
17 4 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 73 (15.57%) SCCM
2 43 (9.17%) SCOM
3 32 (6.82%) Puppet
4 31 (6.61%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (6.18%) NetBackup
5 29 (6.18%) Backup Exec
6 21 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (4.05%) WSUS
8 12 (2.56%) Cacti
8 12 (2.56%) Nagios
9 11 (2.35%) XenMobile
10 9 (1.92%) Legato
11 8 (1.71%) CA SiteMinder
11 8 (1.71%) SCOrch
11 8 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (1.71%) HP SIM
12 7 (1.49%) ARCserve
13 5 (1.07%) FortiGate
13 5 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 469 (100.00%) VMware
2 249 (53.09%) Microsoft
3 172 (36.67%) Cisco
4 145 (30.92%) Citrix
5 121 (25.80%) HP
6 94 (20.04%) NetApp
7 57 (12.15%) EMC
8 51 (10.87%) Red Hat
9 47 (10.02%) Symantec
10 40 (8.53%) Dell
11 37 (7.89%) Oracle
12 29 (6.18%) Juniper
13 26 (5.54%) CheckPoint
14 24 (5.12%) IBM
15 18 (3.84%) SolarWinds
16 15 (3.20%) Veritas
16 15 (3.20%) Veeam
17 14 (2.99%) Lotus
18 13 (2.77%) PlateSpin
19 12 (2.56%) Sophos
South East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + on Call + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Feltham
Blue Town Online
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 20 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 20 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 Days holiday, 5% Bonus and more
Posted: 21 days ago