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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 384 456 459
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 246 161 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 4.87% 3.83% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 211 146 154
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
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
5049 4200 4128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.17% 9.94% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4421 3625 3622
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 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 30 January 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 30 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 +22 47 £46,500 +1.63% 5
Croydon +20 9 £30,000 -25.00%
Docklands, London - 8 £40,000 -
New Malden - 3 £50,000 -
Chessington -11 2 £24,000 -32.63% 1
Ealing - 2 £35,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £62,500 -
Bromley +23 1 £57,500 +43.75%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 427 (98.16%) VMware
2 345 (79.31%) Windows
3 300 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 241 (55.40%) Active Directory
5 230 (52.87%) Microsoft
6 229 (52.64%) SAN
7 214 (49.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 162 (37.24%) Linux
9 160 (36.78%) vSphere
10 159 (36.55%) DNS
11 151 (34.71%) SQL Server
12 150 (34.48%) Cisco
13 146 (33.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 137 (31.49%) MS Exchange
15 135 (31.03%) MS Excel
16 126 (28.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 113 (25.98%) Firewall
18 109 (25.06%) HP
19 106 (24.37%) TCP/IP
20 105 (24.14%) IIS
20 105 (24.14%) Citrix
21 104 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
22 103 (23.68%) PowerShell
23 98 (22.53%) SQL
23 98 (22.53%) MCSE
23 98 (22.53%) Finance
24 90 (20.69%) DHCP
25 88 (20.23%) MS Office
26 84 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2007
26 84 (19.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 137 (31.49%) MS Exchange
2 105 (24.14%) IIS
3 84 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 84 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 83 (19.08%) SharePoint
5 51 (11.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 50 (11.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 49 (11.26%) Lync
8 35 (8.05%) Apache
9 33 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 31 (7.13%) nginx
11 20 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
12 19 (4.37%) Office Communications Server
13 13 (2.99%) IBM Notes
14 12 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (1.61%) Tomcat
16 6 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
17 5 (1.15%) SAS
18 4 (0.92%) Jetty
Applications
1 135 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 88 (20.23%) MS Office
3 25 (5.75%) InfoPath
4 12 (2.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (4.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.30%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.23%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.67%) IaaS
2 28 (6.44%) Office 365
3 24 (5.52%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.53%) SaaS
6 10 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.69%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.69%) Rackspace Cloud
7 3 (0.69%) Route 53
8 2 (0.46%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.23%) PaaS
9 1 (0.23%) Heroku
9 1 (0.23%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 229 (52.64%) SAN
2 159 (36.55%) DNS
3 113 (25.98%) Firewall
4 106 (24.37%) TCP/IP
5 90 (20.69%) DHCP
6 68 (15.63%) WAN
7 59 (13.56%) Internet
8 57 (13.10%) VPN
9 49 (11.26%) LAN
10 41 (9.43%) NAS
11 40 (9.20%) VLAN
12 39 (8.97%) iSCSI
13 30 (6.90%) MPLS
14 25 (5.75%) Wireless
14 25 (5.75%) Intranet
14 25 (5.75%) Extranet
15 21 (4.83%) SNMP
16 20 (4.60%) HTTP
17 18 (4.14%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (4.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (34.71%) SQL Server
2 71 (16.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (10.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (9.66%) MySQL
5 23 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (4.60%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (4.60%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (6.21%) Git (software)
2 25 (5.75%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.75%) Jenkins
3 20 (4.60%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.30%) Subversion
5 4 (0.92%) JIRA
6 2 (0.46%) Ant
6 2 (0.46%) Maven
6 2 (0.46%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.23%) Psake
General
1 98 (22.53%) Finance
2 21 (4.83%) Back Office
2 21 (4.83%) Banking
3 17 (3.91%) Marketing
4 12 (2.76%) Electronics
4 12 (2.76%) Aerospace
5 9 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.07%) Advertising
6 8 (1.84%) Games
7 6 (1.38%) Retail
8 4 (0.92%) Legal
8 4 (0.92%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 64 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 55 (12.64%) Analyst
3 49 (11.26%) Support Engineer
4 48 (11.03%) Network Engineer
5 47 (10.80%) Systems Engineer
6 29 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 27 (6.21%) Administrator
8 26 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
9 25 (5.75%) Developer
9 25 (5.75%) SharePoint Developer
10 22 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (4.83%) Server Engineer
11 21 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
12 20 (4.60%) Deployment Engineer
12 20 (4.60%) Senior Network Engineer
13 18 (4.14%) Systems Administrator
14 17 (3.91%) Operations Analyst
15 16 (3.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
16 15 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
16 15 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (11.72%) .NET
2 25 (5.75%) ASP.NET
2 25 (5.75%) CSS
2 25 (5.75%) HTML
2 25 (5.75%) XHTML
2 25 (5.75%) jQuery
2 25 (5.75%) Ajax
2 25 (5.75%) HTML5
3 11 (2.53%) Web Services
4 6 (1.38%) SAML
5 5 (1.15%) RESTful
5 5 (1.15%) JSON
5 5 (1.15%) ODBC
5 5 (1.15%) SOAP
6 3 (0.69%) LAMP
7 2 (0.46%) libvirt
7 2 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (11.03%) Replication
3 44 (10.11%) Clustering
4 35 (8.05%) Blackberry
5 25 (5.75%) User Experience
6 19 (4.37%) EqualLogic
7 18 (4.14%) Fat Client
7 18 (4.14%) Thin Client
8 14 (3.22%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.07%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.38%) CLARiiON
10 6 (1.38%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.38%) PKI
11 5 (1.15%) Open Source
11 5 (1.15%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.15%) iPhone
12 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.46%) Handset
13 2 (0.46%) Physics
13 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 345 (79.31%) Windows
2 214 (49.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 162 (37.24%) Linux
4 126 (28.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 104 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 58 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 41 (9.43%) UNIX
8 29 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 29 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 26 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (5.52%) CentOS
11 15 (3.45%) Solaris
12 13 (2.99%) SUSE
13 12 (2.76%) Android
14 10 (2.30%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.38%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.69%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.46%) Scientific Linux
17 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (19.08%) ITIL
2 47 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
4 31 (7.13%) CRM
4 31 (7.13%) E-Commerce
5 26 (5.98%) Migration
6 25 (5.75%) Workflow
6 25 (5.75%) Web Development
6 25 (5.75%) Content Management
7 24 (5.52%) DevOps
8 22 (5.06%) Change Management
9 20 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (3.91%) Change Control
11 16 (3.68%) Problem Management
11 16 (3.68%) Software Deployment
11 16 (3.68%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (3.22%) Investment Management
12 14 (3.22%) Load Balancing
13 13 (2.99%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 103 (23.68%) PowerShell
2 98 (22.53%) SQL
3 47 (10.80%) C#
4 25 (5.75%) JavaScript
4 25 (5.75%) Perl
5 21 (4.83%) PHP
5 21 (4.83%) Ruby
6 20 (4.60%) Bash Shell
7 18 (4.14%) Python
8 5 (1.15%) C
9 4 (0.92%) R
10 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.46%) Java
10 2 (0.46%) VBScript
10 2 (0.46%) VB
10 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 146 (33.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (22.53%) MCSE
3 84 (19.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 76 (17.47%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (16.55%) MCITP
6 71 (16.32%) Degree
7 43 (9.89%) CCNP
8 42 (9.66%) CCNA
9 33 (7.59%) MCSA
10 28 (6.44%) Security Cleared
11 27 (6.21%) MCP
12 22 (5.06%) VCP5
13 20 (4.60%) AWS Certification
14 14 (3.22%) SC Cleared
15 13 (2.99%) JNCIP
15 13 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
15 13 (2.99%) RHCE
16 12 (2.76%) JNCIA
17 11 (2.53%) CCDA
18 10 (2.30%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.20%) SLA
2 28 (6.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (4.83%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.61%) QA
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 300 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 241 (55.40%) Active Directory
3 160 (36.78%) vSphere
4 76 (17.47%) Hyper-V
5 66 (15.17%) VMware ESX
6 52 (11.95%) XenApp
7 40 (9.20%) XenDesktop
8 19 (4.37%) XenServer
9 10 (2.30%) NFS
10 9 (2.07%) Postfix
10 9 (2.07%) Sendmail
10 9 (2.07%) Xen
11 8 (1.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 8 (1.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 7 (1.61%) Veritas File System
12 7 (1.61%) vCloud
13 5 (1.15%) Terminal Services
13 5 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 69 (15.86%) SCCM
2 47 (10.80%) SCOM
3 33 (7.59%) Puppet
4 32 (7.36%) Nagios
4 32 (7.36%) Backup Exec
5 29 (6.67%) ZABBIX
6 27 (6.21%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (4.60%) Vagrant
7 20 (4.60%) Norton AntiVirus
7 20 (4.60%) logstash
7 20 (4.60%) Kibana
7 20 (4.60%) Graphite
8 19 (4.37%) Opsview
9 18 (4.14%) SCOrch
10 11 (2.53%) Cacti
11 9 (2.07%) WSUS
11 9 (2.07%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 8 (1.84%) Legato
13 7 (1.61%) Nessus
14 6 (1.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 427 (98.16%) VMware
2 230 (52.87%) Microsoft
3 150 (34.48%) Cisco
4 109 (25.06%) HP
5 105 (24.14%) Citrix
6 82 (18.85%) Dell
7 58 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 42 (9.66%) Juniper
9 40 (9.20%) Veeam
9 40 (9.20%) Symantec
10 38 (8.74%) NetApp
11 32 (7.36%) CommVault
12 28 (6.44%) Websense
13 26 (5.98%) EMC
14 25 (5.75%) Telerik
14 25 (5.75%) CheckPoint
15 22 (5.06%) Oracle
16 20 (4.60%) Splunk
16 20 (4.60%) New Relic
17 19 (4.37%) Huawei
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