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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 60 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 17 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.17% 1.49% -
As % of the System Software category 16.83% 6.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £72,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -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
101 138 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.81% 22.89% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 51 91 23
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Watford

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (77.27%) Migration
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
5 12 (54.55%) Finance
6 11 (50.00%) Citrix
6 11 (50.00%) Linux
6 11 (50.00%) LAN
6 11 (50.00%) WAN
6 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
8 7 (31.82%) ITIL
9 6 (27.27%) IBM
9 6 (27.27%) MCSE
9 6 (27.27%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (27.27%) SAN
9 6 (27.27%) BMC
9 6 (27.27%) Legal
9 6 (27.27%) Clustering
9 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
9 6 (27.27%) NAS
9 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (27.27%) Replication
9 6 (27.27%) Retail
9 6 (27.27%) vMotion

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (22.73%) Lotus Domino
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (22.73%) Lync
2 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (27.27%) IaaS
2 5 (22.73%) PaaS
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) WAN
1 11 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
2 6 (27.27%) NAS
2 6 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (27.27%) SAN
3 5 (22.73%) MPLS
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) VLAN
3 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 5 (22.73%) VPN
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) PBX
3 5 (22.73%) VoIP
3 5 (22.73%) ISDN
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Legal
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Server Specialist
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server Specialist
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Replication
2 6 (27.27%) Clustering
2 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
3 5 (22.73%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (27.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) BMC
4 6 (27.27%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) NetIQ
Watford
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