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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 60 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 0.57% -
As % of the System Software category 2.50% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £56,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,125 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -5.33%
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
40 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.17% 15.49% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 59 60
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £30,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Budget Control
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Replication
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (28.57%) vMotion
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (28.57%) IaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (28.57%) NetIQ
5 2 (28.57%) BMC

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) VMS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Budget Control
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (28.57%) vMotion
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) BMC
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) NetIQ
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper