The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 475 503 483
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 155 154 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 3.42% 3.20% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 148 145 101
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
VMware ESXi
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
4536 4806 4206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.37% 9.86% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3970 4174 3611
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the London region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in London

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the London region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in London

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the London region over the 3 months to 8 July 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 +33 23 £45,750 -4.68% 5
Canary Wharf - 9 £55,000 -
Docklands, London +11 2 £60,000 +41.17%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 355 (94.92%) VMware
2 326 (87.17%) Windows
3 254 (67.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 240 (64.17%) Active Directory
5 227 (60.70%) Microsoft
6 188 (50.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 184 (49.20%) SAN
8 142 (37.97%) Cisco
9 139 (37.17%) Linux
10 135 (36.10%) SQL Server
11 133 (35.56%) MS Exchange
12 129 (34.49%) DNS
13 127 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
14 107 (28.61%) MS Excel
15 99 (26.47%) PowerShell
16 96 (25.67%) TCP/IP
16 96 (25.67%) Citrix
17 95 (25.40%) HP
18 91 (24.33%) Microsoft Certification
19 90 (24.06%) Firewall
20 87 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
21 84 (22.46%) ITIL
21 84 (22.46%) Finance
22 83 (22.19%) vSphere
23 79 (21.12%) IIS
24 78 (20.86%) Cisco Certification
25 77 (20.59%) Hyper-V
25 77 (20.59%) Degree
26 74 (19.79%) Exchange Server 2010
27 70 (18.72%) Data Centre

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 133 (35.56%) MS Exchange
2 79 (21.12%) IIS
3 74 (19.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 61 (16.31%) SharePoint
5 50 (13.37%) Lync
6 46 (12.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 40 (10.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 39 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 36 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 22 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 17 (4.55%) Apache
12 15 (4.01%) Office Communications Server
13 14 (3.74%) Tomcat
14 12 (3.21%) nginx
14 12 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (3.21%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (1.87%) IBM Notes
15 7 (1.87%) Confluence
16 5 (1.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 107 (28.61%) MS Excel
2 68 (18.18%) MS Office
3 6 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.07%) InDesign
4 4 (1.07%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (4.55%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (2.41%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (6.95%) Office 365
4 16 (4.28%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (3.74%) IaaS
6 10 (2.67%) Mimecast
7 9 (2.41%) GitHub
8 6 (1.60%) SaaS
9 3 (0.80%) PaaS
10 2 (0.53%) Heroku
10 2 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.53%) Route 53
10 2 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.27%) Symantec.cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 184 (49.20%) SAN
2 129 (34.49%) DNS
3 96 (25.67%) TCP/IP
4 90 (24.06%) Firewall
5 61 (16.31%) DHCP
6 57 (15.24%) iSCSI
7 38 (10.16%) NAS
8 33 (8.82%) Internet
9 31 (8.29%) VLAN
10 27 (7.22%) VoIP
11 25 (6.68%) VPN
11 25 (6.68%) WAN
12 20 (5.35%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (5.35%) NetScaler
13 19 (5.08%) LDAP
14 18 (4.81%) Fibre Channel
15 13 (3.48%) MPLS
16 12 (3.21%) Ethernet
17 11 (2.94%) SSL
18 10 (2.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (36.10%) SQL Server
2 54 (14.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (8.56%) MySQL
5 18 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (4.01%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (3.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (1.87%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.53%) OLAP
11 2 (0.53%) OLTP
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.27%) Big Data
12 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (5.61%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.01%) TeamCity
2 15 (4.01%) JIRA
3 13 (3.48%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.21%) Artifactory
5 4 (1.07%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.07%) Subversion
6 3 (0.80%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.27%) Hudson
General
1 84 (22.46%) Finance
2 18 (4.81%) Telecoms
2 18 (4.81%) Banking
3 13 (3.48%) Back Office
4 6 (1.60%) Front Office
5 5 (1.34%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.34%) Advertising
6 4 (1.07%) Legal
7 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
8 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (15.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 57 (15.24%) Administrator
3 41 (10.96%) Systems Administrator
4 31 (8.29%) Analyst
5 28 (7.49%) Architect
6 25 (6.68%) Support Engineer
7 24 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
7 24 (6.42%) Platform Engineer
8 23 (6.15%) Operations Engineer
9 22 (5.88%) Network Engineer
10 17 (4.55%) Consultant
10 17 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (4.28%) Wintel Engineer
12 14 (3.74%) SharePoint Administrator
13 13 (3.48%) Wintel Analyst
13 13 (3.48%) Server Engineer
13 13 (3.48%) Operations Analyst
14 12 (3.21%) Linux Engineer
14 12 (3.21%) IT Support
15 11 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.36%) .NET
2 14 (3.74%) Web Services
3 11 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (2.67%) SAML
5 7 (1.87%) COM
5 7 (1.87%) jQuery
6 6 (1.60%) HTML5
6 6 (1.60%) CSS
6 6 (1.60%) HTML
7 4 (1.07%) Ajax
7 4 (1.07%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.07%) XML
7 4 (1.07%) XHTML
8 3 (0.80%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.53%) JSON
9 2 (0.53%) Middleware
9 2 (0.53%) LAMP
9 2 (0.53%) XSLT
9 2 (0.53%) REST
9 2 (0.53%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 70 (18.72%) Data Centre
2 44 (11.76%) Clustering
3 34 (9.09%) Replication
4 28 (7.49%) Blackberry
5 21 (5.61%) Mobile App
6 15 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (3.74%) Hedge funds
8 12 (3.21%) EMC VNX
8 12 (3.21%) Public Cloud
9 10 (2.67%) iPhone
10 9 (2.41%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.14%) Computer Science
11 8 (2.14%) EqualLogic
12 7 (1.87%) Thin Client
12 7 (1.87%) Fat Client
13 6 (1.60%) HP StoreVirtual
14 4 (1.07%) EMC VMAX
14 4 (1.07%) User Experience
15 3 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
15 3 (0.80%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 326 (87.17%) Windows
2 188 (50.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 139 (37.17%) Linux
4 127 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 87 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 51 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (11.23%) Windows 7
8 28 (7.49%) CentOS
9 26 (6.95%) Windows XP
10 20 (5.35%) Windows 8
11 16 (4.28%) Ubuntu
12 14 (3.74%) Android
13 12 (3.21%) UNIX
13 12 (3.21%) Mac OS X
13 12 (3.21%) Apple iOS
14 10 (2.67%) Mac OS
15 9 (2.41%) AIX
16 8 (2.14%) VMS
17 4 (1.07%) Solaris
17 4 (1.07%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (22.46%) ITIL
2 50 (13.37%) Change Control
3 39 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (8.82%) DevOps
5 29 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (7.22%) Change Management
7 25 (6.68%) Electronic Trading
8 20 (5.35%) Problem Management
9 19 (5.08%) Migration
10 18 (4.81%) Patch Management
11 17 (4.55%) Configuration Management
12 16 (4.28%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.28%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (4.01%) Load Balancing
13 15 (4.01%) Business Continuity
13 15 (4.01%) Software Deployment
14 14 (3.74%) Mentoring
15 13 (3.48%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (3.48%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 99 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 49 (13.10%) SQL
3 30 (8.02%) Bash Shell
4 27 (7.22%) Perl
5 26 (6.95%) Ruby
6 22 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 20 (5.35%) Python
8 17 (4.55%) C#
8 17 (4.55%) Java
9 16 (4.28%) PHP
10 7 (1.87%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.60%) VBScript
12 5 (1.34%) Korn
13 4 (1.07%) C
14 2 (0.53%) Jython
14 2 (0.53%) VB
15 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 91 (24.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (20.86%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (20.59%) Degree
4 54 (14.44%) MCSE
5 45 (12.03%) CCNA
6 42 (11.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 30 (8.02%) MCITP
8 23 (6.15%) CCNP
9 18 (4.81%) MCP
9 18 (4.81%) RHCE
10 15 (4.01%) JNCIA
11 13 (3.48%) CCDP
11 13 (3.48%) Security Cleared
12 12 (3.21%) AWS Certification
13 9 (2.41%) DV Cleared
14 8 (2.14%) MCSA
15 6 (1.60%) VCP5
16 3 (0.80%) MCTS
17 2 (0.53%) LPIC
17 2 (0.53%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (14.71%) SLA
2 21 (5.61%) PCI DSS
3 13 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (3.21%) FISMA
5 4 (1.07%) QA
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 254 (67.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 240 (64.17%) Active Directory
3 83 (22.19%) vSphere
4 77 (20.59%) Hyper-V
5 40 (10.70%) VMware ESX
6 28 (7.49%) XenApp
7 21 (5.61%) XenDesktop
8 13 (3.48%) Xen
9 12 (3.21%) XenServer
10 10 (2.67%) VMware Workstation
10 10 (2.67%) vCloud
11 9 (2.41%) iptables
12 6 (1.60%) VirtualBox
12 6 (1.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (1.34%) Terminal Server
13 5 (1.34%) NFS
13 5 (1.34%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (1.07%) KVM
14 4 (1.07%) Terminal Services
14 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 65 (17.38%) SCCM
2 64 (17.11%) Puppet
3 55 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (11.76%) Nagios
5 43 (11.50%) SCOM
6 25 (6.68%) CFEngine
7 22 (5.88%) Graphite
8 20 (5.35%) Backup Exec
9 17 (4.55%) ZABBIX
10 16 (4.28%) Norton AntiVirus
11 15 (4.01%) Opsview
12 13 (3.48%) logstash
13 12 (3.21%) Kibana
13 12 (3.21%) Vagrant
13 12 (3.21%) Tivoli
14 10 (2.67%) SolarWinds Orion
15 9 (2.41%) Cacti
15 9 (2.41%) StatsD
16 6 (1.60%) SCOrch
16 6 (1.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 355 (94.92%) VMware
2 227 (60.70%) Microsoft
3 142 (37.97%) Cisco
4 96 (25.67%) Citrix
5 95 (25.40%) HP
6 63 (16.84%) Red Hat
7 48 (12.83%) NetApp
8 38 (10.16%) Dell
8 38 (10.16%) EMC
9 31 (8.29%) Juniper
10 30 (8.02%) Symantec
10 30 (8.02%) Veeam
11 25 (6.68%) CommVault
12 23 (6.15%) Splunk
13 21 (5.61%) SolarWinds
14 18 (4.81%) Oracle
15 17 (4.55%) SimCorp
15 17 (4.55%) FactSet
16 16 (4.28%) CheckPoint
17 15 (4.01%) Apple
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
East London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus £2,000 bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum plus £2,000 bonus & benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Chessington
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago