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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 53 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.44% 0.49% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 15.00% 2.16% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
80 139 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.29% 22.79% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 44 96 29
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Migration
3 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (42.86%) Legal
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (42.86%) MCSE
7 6 (42.86%) LAN
7 6 (42.86%) WAN
8 5 (35.71%) SAN
8 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
9 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 4 (28.57%) NAS
9 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (28.57%) vMotion
9 4 (28.57%) IaaS
9 4 (28.57%) BMC
9 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 4 (28.57%) IBM
9 4 (28.57%) Linux
9 4 (28.57%) Clustering

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LAN
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
3 4 (28.57%) NAS
3 4 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Legal
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server Specialist
2 6 (42.86%) Server Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) VMS
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) vMotion
1 4 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) BMC
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) NetIQ
6 1 (7.14%) HP
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago