The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 53 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 26 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.72% 1.20% -
As % of the System Software category 23.42% 4.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £43,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +26.47%
VMware ESXi
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
111 159 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.15% 27.18% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 63 104 15
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 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Watford region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Watford

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 29 (96.67%) ITIL
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
1 29 (96.67%) VMware
1 29 (96.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 29 (96.67%) Information Security
1 29 (96.67%) vSphere
2 28 (93.33%) Linux
3 19 (63.33%) DNS
4 18 (60.00%) Terminal Services
4 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (60.00%) DHCP
4 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (60.00%) VPN
4 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (60.00%) MS Office
4 18 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 18 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
4 18 (60.00%) Handset
5 17 (56.67%) Office 365
5 17 (56.67%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (43.33%) C
7 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
7 13 (43.33%) Mathematics

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Office
2 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) Cloud Computing
1 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (56.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) DNS
2 18 (60.00%) DHCP
2 18 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (60.00%) VPN
3 12 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
General
1 4 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) Security Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (23.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Support
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Handset
1 18 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (43.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 28 (93.33%) Linux
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) ITIL
1 29 (96.67%) Information Security
2 18 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (36.67%) Patch Management
3 11 (36.67%) Security Patching
3 11 (36.67%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (36.67%) Security Management
3 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
3 11 (36.67%) Security Architecture
3 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.33%) BCP
4 1 (3.33%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) ITSM
4 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
System Software
1 29 (96.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 29 (96.67%) vSphere
2 18 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 18 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
3 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Nagios
1 11 (36.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) VMware
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (36.67%) Sophos
4 11 (36.67%) Websense
5 1 (3.33%) Wyse
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco