The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 18 April 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 St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 31 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.92% 1.44% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 18.18% 15.79% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
System Software Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 16.06% 9.09% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 8
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
Hertfordshire

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in St Albans

VMware ESX
Top 14 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) Apple

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Apple