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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 66 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.31% - 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 9.20% - 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £57,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 - £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 - £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
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
87 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.29% 12.94% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 60 37 43
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,800 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Watford

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
7 10 (37.04%) SAN
8 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (29.63%) ITIL
9 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.93%) SQL
10 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
10 7 (25.93%) LAN
10 7 (25.93%) WAN
10 7 (25.93%) DHCP
10 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 7 (25.93%) Citrix
10 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
10 7 (25.93%) MPLS
10 7 (25.93%) Firewall
10 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 7 (25.93%) Migration
10 7 (25.93%) Retail
10 7 (25.93%) PaaS
10 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
10 7 (25.93%) Coaching

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (22.22%) Lync
4 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 7 (25.93%) MPLS
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) LAN
2 7 (25.93%) WAN
2 7 (25.93%) DHCP
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 6 (22.22%) ISDN
3 6 (22.22%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) PBX
3 6 (22.22%) VoIP
3 6 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.70%) IPv4
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) PowerBuilder
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 6 (22.22%) Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 6 (22.22%) Server Support
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
5 5 (18.52%) Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Administrator
6 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (14.81%) IT Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (7.41%) Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) COM
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (18.52%) AIX
6 4 (14.81%) UNIX
7 1 (3.70%) HPUX
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.93%) Coaching
3 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.41%) MCTS
3 2 (7.41%) MCITP
3 2 (7.41%) NCDA
3 2 (7.41%) NCIE
3 2 (7.41%) VCAP
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) Terminal Services
4 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.11%) XenApp
5 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (11.11%) vSphere
6 2 (7.41%) XenServer
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.70%) Firmware
7 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
7 2 (7.41%) PlateSpin
7 2 (7.41%) Veeam
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.70%) Sybase