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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 51 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.66% 1.89% 3.62%
As % of the System Software category 17.02% 12.99% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 10
Median salary - £36,250 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.25%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -4.87%
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
47 77 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.75% 14.56% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 88
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,395 £28,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 27 September 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (92.86%) Data Centre
2 13 (92.86%) Remote Desktop
2 13 (92.86%) PaaS
2 13 (92.86%) Skype for Business
2 13 (92.86%) Office 365
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (92.86%) Mentoring
2 13 (92.86%) Coaching
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) Retail
2 13 (92.86%) VLAN
2 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Mathematics
2 13 (92.86%) MPLS
2 13 (92.86%) Terminal Services
2 13 (92.86%) CheckPoint
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) E-Commerce
2 13 (92.86%) C
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 13 (92.86%) ISDN

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 13 (92.86%) Skype for Business
2 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Office 365
1 13 (92.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) DHCP
1 13 (92.86%) DNS
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
1 13 (92.86%) ISDN
1 13 (92.86%) LAN
1 13 (92.86%) MPLS
1 13 (92.86%) PBX
1 13 (92.86%) Remote Desktop
1 13 (92.86%) VLAN
1 13 (92.86%) VoIP
1 13 (92.86%) VPN
1 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 13 (92.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 13 (92.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 13 (92.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 13 (92.86%) Support Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Linux Support
2 11 (78.57%) Linux Support Engineer
3 8 (57.14%) Office 365 Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Data Centre
1 13 (92.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Coaching
1 13 (92.86%) E-Commerce
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
1 13 (92.86%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Terminal Services
2 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) CheckPoint
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec