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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 438 467 479
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 184 168 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.69% 3.81% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 161 151 131
Average salary £42,500 £47,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.05% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
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
4984 4412 4802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.12% 9.72% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4384 3859 4216
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 £28,500
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 22 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 22 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 +29 51 £45,000 -14.28% 8
New Malden - 10 £55,000 - 3
Croydon -2 4 £50,000 +45.98%
Canary Wharf +31 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Docklands, London - 2 £37,500 -
Bromley +1 1 £38,500 -30.00%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 331 (96.22%) VMware
2 258 (75.00%) Windows
3 220 (63.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 200 (58.14%) Active Directory
5 168 (48.84%) SAN
6 165 (47.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 155 (45.06%) Microsoft
8 129 (37.50%) vSphere
9 126 (36.63%) DNS
10 120 (34.88%) Linux
11 112 (32.56%) HP
12 109 (31.69%) Cisco
13 101 (29.36%) Citrix
14 95 (27.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 92 (26.74%) MS Excel
16 89 (25.87%) Windows Server 2012
17 86 (25.00%) Firewall
18 84 (24.42%) DHCP
19 83 (24.13%) MS Exchange
20 82 (23.84%) SQL Server
21 80 (23.26%) Finance
22 78 (22.67%) SQL
23 77 (22.38%) Microsoft Certification
24 76 (22.09%) PowerShell
25 66 (19.19%) ITIL
25 66 (19.19%) VMware ESX
26 64 (18.60%) Red Hat
27 61 (17.73%) WAN
28 60 (17.44%) TCP/IP
29 57 (16.57%) LAN

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 83 (24.13%) MS Exchange
2 54 (15.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (13.95%) SharePoint
4 47 (13.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (11.05%) IIS
6 26 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 24 (6.98%) Lync
8 21 (6.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 20 (5.81%) SharePoint 2013
10 17 (4.94%) Apache
11 15 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (3.49%) IBM Notes
13 9 (2.62%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (1.45%) OpenStack
15 4 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (1.16%) nginx
15 4 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
16 3 (0.87%) CloudStack
17 2 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 92 (26.74%) MS Excel
2 49 (14.24%) MS Office
3 9 (2.62%) InfoPath
4 8 (2.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.58%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.29%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.10%) IaaS
2 15 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.33%) Office 365
4 7 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 168 (48.84%) SAN
2 126 (36.63%) DNS
3 86 (25.00%) Firewall
4 84 (24.42%) DHCP
5 61 (17.73%) WAN
6 60 (17.44%) TCP/IP
7 57 (16.57%) LAN
8 55 (15.99%) VPN
9 44 (12.79%) NAS
10 33 (9.59%) MPLS
10 33 (9.59%) VLAN
11 27 (7.85%) Wireless
12 21 (6.10%) SSL
13 20 (5.81%) iSCSI
14 19 (5.52%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (5.23%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (5.23%) IPsec
16 17 (4.94%) BGP
16 17 (4.94%) HTTP
16 17 (4.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.49%) MySQL
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.87%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (2.62%) Visual Studio
1 9 (2.62%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.45%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.16%) JIRA
4 4 (1.16%) Subversion
5 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.58%) Ant
6 1 (0.29%) Maven
6 1 (0.29%) Psake
General
1 80 (23.26%) Finance
2 15 (4.36%) Back Office
2 15 (4.36%) Banking
3 13 (3.78%) Retail
4 11 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.03%) Aerospace
5 7 (2.03%) Electronics
5 7 (2.03%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.74%) Legal
7 5 (1.45%) Advertising
7 5 (1.45%) Publishing
8 4 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.87%) French Language
9 3 (0.87%) German Language
10 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (11.63%) Analyst
2 38 (11.05%) Support Engineer
3 31 (9.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (7.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 24 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
6 22 (6.40%) Network Engineer
7 20 (5.81%) Architect
8 19 (5.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 19 (5.52%) Support Analyst
9 18 (5.23%) Server Engineer
9 18 (5.23%) Administrator
10 14 (4.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (4.07%) Senior Network Engineer
11 13 (3.78%) VMware Engineer
12 12 (3.49%) Support Specialist
12 12 (3.49%) Developer
12 12 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (3.20%) Infrastructure Manager
13 11 (3.20%) Technical Analyst
14 10 (2.91%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.52%) .NET
1 19 (5.52%) Web Services
2 12 (3.49%) HTML
3 9 (2.62%) XHTML
3 9 (2.62%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.62%) CSS
3 9 (2.62%) jQuery
3 9 (2.62%) Ajax
3 9 (2.62%) HTML5
4 7 (2.03%) JSON
5 6 (1.74%) XML
6 4 (1.16%) RESTful
6 4 (1.16%) ODBC
6 4 (1.16%) SOAP
7 3 (0.87%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.58%) libvirt
8 2 (0.58%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.30%) Clustering
2 26 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.27%) Replication
4 16 (4.65%) Blackberry
5 14 (4.07%) EqualLogic
6 10 (2.91%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.62%) CLARiiON
7 9 (2.62%) User Experience
8 8 (2.33%) Hedge funds
9 7 (2.03%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.03%) Fat Client
9 7 (2.03%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.74%) Physics
11 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.45%) Symmetrix
11 5 (1.45%) PKI
11 5 (1.45%) Symmetrix DMX
12 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.29%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 258 (75.00%) Windows
2 165 (47.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 120 (34.88%) Linux
4 95 (27.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 89 (25.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (14.53%) Windows 7
7 35 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (8.43%) UNIX
9 27 (7.85%) Windows XP
10 21 (6.10%) Windows 8
11 18 (5.23%) CentOS
12 12 (3.49%) Solaris
13 9 (2.62%) Android
14 8 (2.33%) Mac OS X
15 7 (2.03%) SUSE
16 6 (1.74%) Ubuntu
17 5 (1.45%) Mac OS
17 5 (1.45%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (19.19%) ITIL
2 31 (9.01%) Change Control
3 20 (5.81%) CRM
3 20 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (4.94%) Change Management
6 14 (4.07%) Use Case
7 13 (3.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (3.20%) Project Management
9 10 (2.91%) DevOps
10 9 (2.62%) Workflow
10 9 (2.62%) Migration
10 9 (2.62%) Web Development
10 9 (2.62%) Content Management
11 8 (2.33%) Service Delivery
11 8 (2.33%) PRINCE2
12 7 (2.03%) Capacity Management
13 6 (1.74%) Product Management
13 6 (1.74%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (1.74%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (22.67%) SQL
2 76 (22.09%) PowerShell
3 37 (10.76%) Bash Shell
4 30 (8.72%) Python
5 26 (7.56%) Perl
6 22 (6.40%) PHP
7 16 (4.65%) C#
8 10 (2.91%) Ruby
9 9 (2.62%) JavaScript
10 7 (2.03%) Java
11 6 (1.74%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.74%) VBScript
12 4 (1.16%) VB
13 3 (0.87%) C
13 3 (0.87%) PowerHouse
14 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (22.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (15.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 47 (13.66%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (13.08%) Security Cleared
5 41 (11.92%) Degree
6 40 (11.63%) MCITP
7 38 (11.05%) MCSE
8 28 (8.14%) CCNP
9 27 (7.85%) CCNA
10 26 (7.56%) MCSA
11 16 (4.65%) SC Cleared
11 16 (4.65%) MCP
12 12 (3.49%) VCAP
13 9 (2.62%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (2.62%) RHCE
14 8 (2.33%) BC Cleared
15 7 (2.03%) CCA
15 7 (2.03%) PMP
15 7 (2.03%) PMI Certification
15 7 (2.03%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.76%) SLA
2 10 (2.91%) QA
3 5 (1.45%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.58%) HL7
4 2 (0.58%) DICOM
System Software
1 220 (63.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 200 (58.14%) Active Directory
3 129 (37.50%) vSphere
4 66 (19.19%) VMware ESX
5 57 (16.57%) XenApp
6 51 (14.83%) Hyper-V
7 21 (6.10%) XenServer
8 16 (4.65%) XenDesktop
9 15 (4.36%) vCloud
10 9 (2.62%) Terminal Services
10 9 (2.62%) Xen
11 8 (2.33%) KVM
11 8 (2.33%) NFS
12 4 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (1.16%) Veritas File System
12 4 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (1.16%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.58%) Samba
Systems Management
1 39 (11.34%) Puppet
2 34 (9.88%) SCCM
3 33 (9.59%) Norton AntiVirus
4 28 (8.14%) Backup Exec
5 23 (6.69%) SCOM
6 22 (6.40%) Nagios
7 16 (4.65%) Cacti
7 16 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (3.78%) WSUS
9 12 (3.49%) SCOrch
10 8 (2.33%) NetBackup
11 6 (1.74%) Salt
11 6 (1.74%) Ansible
12 4 (1.16%) HP SIM
12 4 (1.16%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.16%) Kibana
12 4 (1.16%) Opsview
12 4 (1.16%) logstash
12 4 (1.16%) ZABBIX
12 4 (1.16%) Legato
Vendors
1 331 (96.22%) VMware
2 155 (45.06%) Microsoft
3 112 (32.56%) HP
4 109 (31.69%) Cisco
5 101 (29.36%) Citrix
6 64 (18.60%) Red Hat
7 52 (15.12%) Dell
8 46 (13.37%) Symantec
9 34 (9.88%) Veeam
9 34 (9.88%) Juniper
10 30 (8.72%) NetApp
11 27 (7.85%) EMC
12 19 (5.52%) Brocade
13 18 (5.23%) CommVault
14 17 (4.94%) F5
15 16 (4.65%) Riverbed
15 16 (4.65%) CheckPoint
16 13 (3.78%) PlateSpin
17 12 (3.49%) Lotus
18 9 (2.62%) Telerik
North London
LA International
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Via Resource
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £250 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 12 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 12 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + LLA+FlexiTime+Benefits+HighPension
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + on-call + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago