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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 67 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.75% - 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.08% - 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +5.97%
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
130 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.30% 5.80% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 80 15 28
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,300 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) SCCM
3 8 (80.00%) Time Management
3 8 (80.00%) Lync
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (80.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (10.00%) MCTS
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
2 8 (80.00%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (80.00%) Project Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) VCAP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) CA