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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 438 470 478
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 189 167 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 3.74% 3.78% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 166 152 131
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
5054 4422 4733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.15% 9.74% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4447 3864 4157
Average salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 +36 55 £45,000 -14.28% 7
New Malden - 10 £55,000 - 3
Croydon -3 4 £50,000 +45.98%
Canary Wharf +32 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Docklands, London - 2 £37,500 -
Bromley -3 1 £38,500 -30.00%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 336 (96.28%) VMware
2 260 (74.50%) Windows
3 224 (64.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 202 (57.88%) Active Directory
5 170 (48.71%) SAN
6 168 (48.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 159 (45.56%) Microsoft
8 132 (37.82%) vSphere
9 127 (36.39%) DNS
10 123 (35.24%) Linux
11 113 (32.38%) HP
12 110 (31.52%) Cisco
13 102 (29.23%) Citrix
14 96 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 96 (27.51%) MS Excel
15 90 (25.79%) Windows Server 2012
16 87 (24.93%) Firewall
17 85 (24.36%) DHCP
17 85 (24.36%) SQL Server
18 84 (24.07%) MS Exchange
19 83 (23.78%) Finance
20 82 (23.50%) Microsoft Certification
21 81 (23.21%) SQL
22 79 (22.64%) PowerShell
23 67 (19.20%) ITIL
24 66 (18.91%) VMware ESX
25 64 (18.34%) Red Hat
26 61 (17.48%) TCP/IP
26 61 (17.48%) WAN
27 57 (16.33%) LAN

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 84 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 55 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (14.61%) SharePoint
4 48 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 42 (12.03%) IIS
6 26 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 24 (6.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 24 (6.88%) Lync
8 23 (6.59%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (5.16%) Apache
10 15 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (3.44%) IBM Notes
12 9 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.43%) OpenStack
14 4 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (1.15%) nginx
15 3 (0.86%) CloudStack
16 2 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 96 (27.51%) MS Excel
2 51 (14.61%) MS Office
3 11 (3.15%) InfoPath
4 8 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.57%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.29%) SalesLogix
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.02%) IaaS
2 15 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.29%) Office 365
4 7 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 170 (48.71%) SAN
2 127 (36.39%) DNS
3 87 (24.93%) Firewall
4 85 (24.36%) DHCP
5 61 (17.48%) WAN
5 61 (17.48%) TCP/IP
6 57 (16.33%) LAN
7 55 (15.76%) VPN
8 44 (12.61%) NAS
9 33 (9.46%) VLAN
9 33 (9.46%) MPLS
10 27 (7.74%) Wireless
11 21 (6.02%) SSL
12 20 (5.73%) iSCSI
13 19 (5.44%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (5.16%) IPsec
14 18 (5.16%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (5.16%) Internet
15 17 (4.87%) BGP
15 17 (4.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 46 (13.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (10.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (3.72%) MySQL
5 12 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.86%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (3.15%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.58%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.29%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.43%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.15%) Subversion
5 4 (1.15%) JIRA
6 2 (0.57%) Ant
6 2 (0.57%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.29%) Psake
7 1 (0.29%) Maven
General
1 83 (23.78%) Finance
2 16 (4.58%) Banking
3 15 (4.30%) Back Office
4 13 (3.72%) Retail
5 11 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.01%) Electronics
6 7 (2.01%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.01%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.72%) Legal
8 5 (1.43%) Advertising
8 5 (1.43%) Publishing
9 4 (1.15%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.86%) French Language
10 3 (0.86%) German Language
11 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (11.75%) Analyst
2 39 (11.17%) Support Engineer
3 30 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (7.74%) 3rd Line Support
5 25 (7.16%) Systems Engineer
6 22 (6.30%) Network Engineer
7 20 (5.73%) Architect
7 20 (5.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 20 (5.73%) Support Analyst
8 19 (5.44%) Administrator
9 18 (5.16%) Server Engineer
10 14 (4.01%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (4.01%) Senior Network Engineer
10 14 (4.01%) Developer
11 13 (3.72%) VMware Engineer
12 12 (3.44%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (3.44%) Support Specialist
13 11 (3.15%) Technical Analyst
13 11 (3.15%) Infrastructure Manager
13 11 (3.15%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.02%) .NET
2 19 (5.44%) Web Services
3 14 (4.01%) HTML
4 11 (3.15%) jQuery
4 11 (3.15%) HTML5
4 11 (3.15%) XHTML
4 11 (3.15%) Ajax
4 11 (3.15%) ASP.NET
4 11 (3.15%) CSS
5 7 (2.01%) JSON
6 6 (1.72%) XML
7 4 (1.15%) ODBC
7 4 (1.15%) SOAP
7 4 (1.15%) RESTful
8 3 (0.86%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.57%) COM
9 2 (0.57%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.17%) Clustering
2 28 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.16%) Replication
4 18 (5.16%) Blackberry
5 13 (3.72%) EqualLogic
6 11 (3.15%) User Experience
7 10 (2.87%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.58%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.58%) CLARiiON
9 8 (2.29%) Fat Client
9 8 (2.29%) Thin Client
10 7 (2.01%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.72%) Physics
12 5 (1.43%) PKI
12 5 (1.43%) Symmetrix
12 5 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.43%) Symmetrix DMX
13 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
14 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 260 (74.50%) Windows
2 168 (48.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 123 (35.24%) Linux
4 96 (27.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 90 (25.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (14.33%) Windows 7
7 35 (10.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (8.88%) UNIX
9 27 (7.74%) Windows XP
10 21 (6.02%) Windows 8
11 18 (5.16%) CentOS
12 13 (3.72%) Solaris
13 9 (2.58%) Android
14 8 (2.29%) Mac OS X
15 7 (2.01%) SUSE
16 6 (1.72%) Ubuntu
17 5 (1.43%) Mac OS
17 5 (1.43%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (19.20%) ITIL
2 31 (8.88%) Change Control
3 21 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (5.73%) CRM
4 20 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (4.87%) Change Management
6 15 (4.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (4.01%) Use Case
8 11 (3.15%) Web Development
8 11 (3.15%) Workflow
8 11 (3.15%) Content Management
8 11 (3.15%) Project Management
9 10 (2.87%) DevOps
10 9 (2.58%) Migration
11 8 (2.29%) Service Delivery
11 8 (2.29%) PRINCE2
12 7 (2.01%) Capacity Management
12 7 (2.01%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (1.72%) Product Management
13 6 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (23.21%) SQL
2 79 (22.64%) PowerShell
3 37 (10.60%) Bash Shell
4 30 (8.60%) Python
5 26 (7.45%) Perl
6 22 (6.30%) PHP
7 18 (5.16%) C#
8 11 (3.15%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.87%) Ruby
10 7 (2.01%) Java
11 6 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.72%) VBScript
12 4 (1.15%) VB
13 3 (0.86%) PowerHouse
13 3 (0.86%) C
14 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (23.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (15.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 47 (13.47%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (12.89%) Security Cleared
5 42 (12.03%) MCITP
5 42 (12.03%) Degree
6 40 (11.46%) MCSE
7 28 (8.02%) CCNP
8 27 (7.74%) CCNA
8 27 (7.74%) MCSA
9 16 (4.58%) MCP
9 16 (4.58%) SC Cleared
10 12 (3.44%) VCAP
11 9 (2.58%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (2.58%) RHCE
12 8 (2.29%) BC Cleared
13 7 (2.01%) CCAA
13 7 (2.01%) JNCIP
13 7 (2.01%) PMP
13 7 (2.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.60%) SLA
2 10 (2.87%) QA
3 5 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.57%) HL7
4 2 (0.57%) DICOM
System Software
1 224 (64.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 202 (57.88%) Active Directory
3 132 (37.82%) vSphere
4 66 (18.91%) VMware ESX
5 57 (16.33%) XenApp
6 51 (14.61%) Hyper-V
7 20 (5.73%) XenServer
8 16 (4.58%) XenDesktop
9 15 (4.30%) vCloud
10 9 (2.58%) Xen
10 9 (2.58%) Terminal Services
11 8 (2.29%) KVM
11 8 (2.29%) NFS
12 4 (1.15%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (1.15%) Veritas File System
12 4 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.57%) Samba
14 2 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (11.17%) Puppet
2 35 (10.03%) SCCM
3 33 (9.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 28 (8.02%) Backup Exec
5 24 (6.88%) SCOM
6 22 (6.30%) Nagios
7 16 (4.58%) Cacti
7 16 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (3.72%) WSUS
9 12 (3.44%) SCOrch
10 8 (2.29%) NetBackup
11 6 (1.72%) Ansible
11 6 (1.72%) Salt
12 4 (1.15%) Kibana
12 4 (1.15%) Opsview
12 4 (1.15%) logstash
12 4 (1.15%) HP SIM
12 4 (1.15%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.15%) Legato
12 4 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 336 (96.28%) VMware
2 159 (45.56%) Microsoft
3 113 (32.38%) HP
4 110 (31.52%) Cisco
5 102 (29.23%) Citrix
6 64 (18.34%) Red Hat
7 53 (15.19%) Dell
8 46 (13.18%) Symantec
9 34 (9.74%) Juniper
9 34 (9.74%) Veeam
10 29 (8.31%) NetApp
11 28 (8.02%) EMC
12 19 (5.44%) Brocade
13 18 (5.16%) CommVault
14 17 (4.87%) F5
15 16 (4.58%) Riverbed
15 16 (4.58%) CheckPoint
16 13 (3.72%) PlateSpin
17 12 (3.44%) Lotus
18 11 (3.15%) Telerik
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
LA International
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Via Resource
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 15 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 15 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + LLA+FlexiTime+Benefits+HighPension
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + on-call + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago