The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 474 469 477
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 162 137 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.37% 3.26% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 150 106 136
Average salary £48,000 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £29,600 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £34,010 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+26.43% -6.82%
System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4811 4201 4608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.00% 9.47% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4138 3619 4018
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESXi
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -16 23 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Bromley - 2 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf +2 1 £65,000 +30.00%
New Malden - 1 - -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 315 (91.04%) VMware
2 252 (72.83%) Windows
3 227 (65.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 196 (56.65%) Active Directory
5 169 (48.84%) Microsoft
6 158 (45.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 144 (41.62%) SAN
8 120 (34.68%) DNS
9 116 (33.53%) Linux
10 103 (29.77%) Cisco
11 97 (28.03%) Citrix
11 97 (28.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 95 (27.46%) MS Excel
13 91 (26.30%) HP
14 84 (24.28%) Windows Server 2012
15 83 (23.99%) MS Exchange
16 82 (23.70%) vSphere
17 80 (23.12%) Microsoft Certification
18 72 (20.81%) Firewall
19 70 (20.23%) VMware ESX
19 70 (20.23%) PowerShell
20 69 (19.94%) DHCP
21 62 (17.92%) SQL Server
21 62 (17.92%) Hyper-V
22 60 (17.34%) SQL
23 59 (17.05%) LAN
23 59 (17.05%) Finance
24 57 (16.47%) XenApp
25 55 (15.90%) Symantec
26 54 (15.61%) WAN

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 83 (23.99%) MS Exchange
2 50 (14.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (13.58%) SharePoint
4 36 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (7.51%) IIS
7 21 (6.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 19 (5.49%) Apache
9 17 (4.91%) Lync
9 17 (4.91%) SharePoint 2013
10 16 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (3.76%) Tomcat
14 8 (2.31%) OpenStack
15 7 (2.02%) Jetty
16 5 (1.45%) CloudStack
17 2 (0.58%) Confluence
18 1 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
18 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 95 (27.46%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.80%) MS Office
3 5 (1.45%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.58%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.58%) Sophis RISQUE
3 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.05%) IaaS
3 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.02%) Office 365
4 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.87%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 144 (41.62%) SAN
2 120 (34.68%) DNS
3 72 (20.81%) Firewall
4 69 (19.94%) DHCP
5 59 (17.05%) LAN
6 54 (15.61%) WAN
7 52 (15.03%) VPN
8 48 (13.87%) TCP/IP
9 45 (13.01%) NAS
10 29 (8.38%) VLAN
11 25 (7.23%) MPLS
12 23 (6.65%) Wireless
13 19 (5.49%) LDAP
14 18 (5.20%) ADSL
15 17 (4.91%) iSCSI
16 16 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (4.62%) Internet
17 15 (4.34%) SSL
18 14 (4.05%) Reverse Proxy
19 13 (3.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (8.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (4.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (3.76%) MySQL
6 3 (0.87%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (3.47%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.18%) Subversion
3 8 (2.31%) Mercurial
4 6 (1.73%) JIRA
5 5 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.45%) Ant
5 5 (1.45%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.87%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.58%) Maven
8 1 (0.29%) Psake
General
1 59 (17.05%) Finance
2 21 (6.07%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.91%) Banking
4 8 (2.31%) Retail
4 8 (2.31%) Multimedia
5 6 (1.73%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.73%) Back Office
6 5 (1.45%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.16%) Legal
7 4 (1.16%) Publishing
8 3 (0.87%) Advertising
8 3 (0.87%) French Language
8 3 (0.87%) German Language
9 2 (0.58%) Marketing
9 2 (0.58%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (10.98%) Analyst
2 34 (9.83%) Administrator
3 30 (8.67%) Systems Engineer
4 28 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
6 24 (6.94%) Architect
7 20 (5.78%) Support Engineer
7 20 (5.78%) VMware Engineer
8 19 (5.49%) Support Analyst
8 19 (5.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 19 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (4.91%) Consultant
10 15 (4.34%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (4.05%) Server Engineer
12 13 (3.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (3.47%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 12 (3.47%) Network Engineer
14 11 (3.18%) Project Engineer
15 10 (2.89%) Desktop Support
15 10 (2.89%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.94%) Web Services
2 12 (3.47%) .NET
3 9 (2.60%) HTML
4 7 (2.02%) XML
5 6 (1.73%) CSS
6 5 (1.45%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.45%) XHTML
6 5 (1.45%) Ajax
6 5 (1.45%) jQuery
6 5 (1.45%) HTML5
7 4 (1.16%) LAMP
7 4 (1.16%) COM
8 3 (0.87%) JSON
9 2 (0.58%) MSMQ
10 1 (0.29%) J2EE
10 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.69%) Clustering
2 22 (6.36%) Blackberry
3 18 (5.20%) Replication
4 14 (4.05%) EqualLogic
5 11 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.31%) Speech Recognition
6 8 (2.31%) Digital Media
6 8 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.02%) CLARiiON
7 7 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.73%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.73%) Physics
9 5 (1.45%) Symmetrix
9 5 (1.45%) Symmetrix DMX
9 5 (1.45%) Open Source
10 4 (1.16%) iPhone
10 4 (1.16%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.29%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 252 (72.83%) Windows
2 158 (45.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 116 (33.53%) Linux
4 97 (28.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 84 (24.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (13.29%) Windows 7
7 34 (9.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (9.25%) UNIX
9 27 (7.80%) Windows XP
10 15 (4.34%) Ubuntu
11 13 (3.76%) Windows 8
12 11 (3.18%) Windows Vista
13 9 (2.60%) CentOS
13 9 (2.60%) Solaris
13 9 (2.60%) Mac OS
14 8 (2.31%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (2.31%) Mac OS X
15 7 (2.02%) Android
16 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.87%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (14.45%) ITIL
2 37 (10.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (7.51%) Change Control
4 21 (6.07%) Change Management
5 18 (5.20%) CRM
6 17 (4.91%) Configuration Management
6 17 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (3.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (2.89%) DevOps
8 10 (2.89%) Capacity Management
8 10 (2.89%) TOGAF
8 10 (2.89%) Service Management
9 9 (2.60%) Service Delivery
9 9 (2.60%) SOA
9 9 (2.60%) Migration
10 8 (2.31%) Project Management
11 7 (2.02%) E-Commerce
12 6 (1.73%) Use Case
13 5 (1.45%) Release Management
13 5 (1.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (20.23%) PowerShell
2 60 (17.34%) SQL
3 32 (9.25%) Python
4 31 (8.96%) Bash Shell
5 27 (7.80%) Perl
5 27 (7.80%) Java
6 22 (6.36%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.05%) PHP
8 6 (1.73%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.73%) C#
9 5 (1.45%) C
9 5 (1.45%) VB
9 5 (1.45%) Ruby
10 4 (1.16%) VBScript
10 4 (1.16%) PowerHouse
10 4 (1.16%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (23.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (14.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 46 (13.29%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (11.85%) Security Cleared
5 39 (11.27%) MCITP
5 39 (11.27%) Degree
6 38 (10.98%) MCSE
7 35 (10.12%) CCNA
8 24 (6.94%) MCSA
9 20 (5.78%) CCNP
10 19 (5.49%) SC Cleared
11 14 (4.05%) VCAP
11 14 (4.05%) MCP
12 13 (3.76%) BC Cleared
13 12 (3.47%) Sun Certification
14 9 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (2.31%) CCA
15 8 (2.31%) CCAA
15 8 (2.31%) MCSM
16 6 (1.73%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.69%) SLA
2 16 (4.62%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) HL7
3 2 (0.58%) DICOM
4 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 227 (65.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 196 (56.65%) Active Directory
3 82 (23.70%) vSphere
4 70 (20.23%) VMware ESX
5 62 (17.92%) Hyper-V
6 57 (16.47%) XenApp
7 22 (6.36%) vCloud
7 22 (6.36%) KVM
8 18 (5.20%) Terminal Services
9 16 (4.62%) XenServer
10 13 (3.76%) Xen
11 8 (2.31%) XenDesktop
12 7 (2.02%) NFS
13 5 (1.45%) ISA Server
14 4 (1.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (0.87%) Squid
16 2 (0.58%) Samba
16 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
17 1 (0.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 53 (15.32%) Puppet
2 30 (8.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 24 (6.94%) Backup Exec
3 24 (6.94%) WSUS
4 23 (6.65%) SCCM
5 21 (6.07%) Nagios
6 19 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (4.91%) SCOM
8 14 (4.05%) Cacti
9 10 (2.89%) Cisco UCCE
10 8 (2.31%) Ansible
11 6 (1.73%) NetBackup
12 5 (1.45%) Salt
12 5 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (1.16%) SCOrch
14 3 (0.87%) CA LISA
14 3 (0.87%) StatsD
15 2 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 2 (0.58%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 315 (91.04%) VMware
2 169 (48.84%) Microsoft
3 103 (29.77%) Cisco
4 97 (28.03%) Citrix
5 91 (26.30%) HP
6 55 (15.90%) Symantec
7 50 (14.45%) Red Hat
8 39 (11.27%) Dell
9 36 (10.40%) EMC
10 29 (8.38%) NetApp
11 25 (7.23%) Juniper
12 22 (6.36%) Veeam
13 18 (5.20%) Brocade
14 16 (4.62%) Oracle
15 11 (3.18%) IBM
15 11 (3.18%) PlateSpin
15 11 (3.18%) Riverbed
16 10 (2.89%) McAfee
17 9 (2.60%) Apple
17 9 (2.60%) JBoss
London
TRG
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Raritan
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago