Period
to 19 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 224 300 310
Rank change year-on-year +76 +10 -39
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 19 60 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.38% 0.53% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 1.97% 2.93% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23 67 56
Median annual salary £77,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.91% -4.17% +11.67%
10th Percentile £51,250 £36,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £80,500 £74,900 £71,250
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +4.76%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 966 2,051 2,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.20% 18.01% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1,860 1,951
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £39,000 £27,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £96,050 £95,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Central London

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in Central London.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Central London

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware ESXi in Central London over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Central London

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +69 17 £77,000 +32.47% 2
VMware ESXi
London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco
4 14 (73.68%) Windows
5 13 (68.42%) Finance
6 12 (63.16%) vCenter Server
7 11 (57.89%) Client/Server
7 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
7 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
8 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (52.63%) NetApp
9 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
9 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
9 9 (47.37%) Change Control
9 9 (47.37%) VSAN
9 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2016
10 8 (42.11%) Proactive Monitoring
10 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (42.11%) Isilon
10 8 (42.11%) EMC VNXe
10 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
10 8 (42.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 8 (42.11%) FlexPod
10 8 (42.11%) Banking
10 8 (42.11%) HP
10 8 (42.11%) Dell
10 8 (42.11%) EMC
11 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
12 6 (31.58%) DNS

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (15.79%) IBM Notes
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 5 (26.32%) Azure
3 1 (5.26%) AWS
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
1 9 (47.37%) VSAN
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 4 (21.05%) DHCP
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) MPLS
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.26%) DMZ
7 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Backup Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Client/Server
1 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (42.11%) EMC VNXe
2 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (42.11%) FlexPod
2 8 (42.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2016
5 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.53%) Android
8 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.26%) Check Point GAiA
8 1 (5.26%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Change Control
2 8 (42.11%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Decision-Making
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
5 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CISM
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) VCAP
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) Docker
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) vCenter Server
2 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.26%) Nessus
3 1 (5.26%) vMotion
3 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) NetApp
4 8 (42.11%) Dell
4 8 (42.11%) EMC
4 8 (42.11%) HP
4 8 (42.11%) Isilon
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Lotus
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
8 1 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
8 1 (5.26%) CA
8 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
8 1 (5.26%) Meraki
8 1 (5.26%) Reuters
8 1 (5.26%) Veeam
8 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard