The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 49 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.69% 3.07% 3.26%
As % of the System Software category 14.04% 14.91% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 14
Median salary - £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +61.11%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
VMware ESX
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
57 114 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.08% 20.61% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 106
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Watford

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Watford

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (72.73%) Office 365
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
4 8 (72.73%) Coaching
4 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
4 8 (72.73%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (72.73%) PaaS
4 8 (72.73%) Skype for Business
4 8 (72.73%) MPLS
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) Retail
4 8 (72.73%) VLAN
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
4 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) Terminal Services
4 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
4 8 (72.73%) PBX
4 8 (72.73%) VoIP
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
1 8 (72.73%) Skype for Business
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
1 8 (72.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) LAN
1 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) DHCP
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) ISDN
2 8 (72.73%) MPLS
2 8 (72.73%) PBX
2 8 (72.73%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (72.73%) VLAN
2 8 (72.73%) VoIP
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (72.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (81.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Support Engineer
3 6 (54.55%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (54.55%) Linux Support
3 6 (54.55%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
1 8 (72.73%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Coaching
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
1 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Terminal Services
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper