Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 271 291
Rank change year-on-year +16 +20 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 71 111 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.68% 0.82% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 5.09% 6.86% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 68 103 143
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +21.05% -13.64%
10th Percentile £32,275 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £62,250
London median annual salary £52,500 £54,150 £48,750
% change year-on-year -3.05% +11.08% -1.52%

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

System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1396 1619 2297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 13.42% 11.99% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1461 1988
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £71,250
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% +3.33%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in the City of London

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in the City of London.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in the City of London

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (73.24%) Windows
3 48 (67.61%) Active Directory
4 46 (64.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 43 (60.56%) Windows Server
6 32 (45.07%) DNS
7 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
7 28 (39.44%) MS Exchange
8 27 (38.03%) Finance
9 26 (36.62%) DHCP
9 26 (36.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (35.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (33.80%) Exchange Server 2010
12 22 (30.99%) Linux
12 22 (30.99%) ITIL
12 22 (30.99%) Firewall
13 21 (29.58%) SCCM
14 20 (28.17%) SharePoint
15 19 (26.76%) HP
15 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (26.76%) Symantec
16 18 (25.35%) WAN
17 17 (23.94%) Citrix
17 17 (23.94%) vSphere
18 16 (22.54%) PowerShell
18 16 (22.54%) Office 365
18 16 (22.54%) Cisco
19 15 (21.13%) SAN
19 15 (21.13%) LAN
19 15 (21.13%) MCSE

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 28 (39.44%) MS Exchange
2 24 (33.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (28.17%) SharePoint
4 12 (16.90%) IIS
5 7 (9.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (5.63%) CMS
7 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.41%) Apache
9 1 (1.41%) CloudStack
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) InfoPath
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.63%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.54%) Office 365
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (5.63%) Dropbox
3 4 (5.63%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (5.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 32 (45.07%) DNS
2 26 (36.62%) DHCP
3 22 (30.99%) Firewall
4 18 (25.35%) WAN
5 15 (21.13%) LAN
5 15 (21.13%) SAN
6 14 (19.72%) iSCSI
7 12 (16.90%) Wireless
8 11 (15.49%) Intranet
9 10 (14.08%) LDAP
10 8 (11.27%) Internet
10 8 (11.27%) VPN
11 7 (9.86%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (8.45%) Cisco Wireless
12 6 (8.45%) VLAN
12 6 (8.45%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (7.04%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
14 4 (5.63%) NetScaler
15 3 (4.23%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) MySQL
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
1 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 27 (38.03%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Law
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Legal
4 2 (2.82%) Electronics
4 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Publishing
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (15.49%) Network Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Administrator
4 6 (8.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Linux Technician
4 6 (8.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) LAN Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) WAN Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.63%) VMware Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) Web Services
2 6 (8.45%) .NET
3 5 (7.04%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.63%) CSS
4 4 (5.63%) XML
4 4 (5.63%) XSLT
5 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.41%) FFmpeg
6 1 (1.41%) LAMP
6 1 (1.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) Clustering
2 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.63%) Replication
3 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.82%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.41%) iPad
5 1 (1.41%) iPhone
5 1 (1.41%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (73.24%) Windows
2 43 (60.56%) Windows Server
3 26 (36.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (35.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (30.99%) Linux
6 12 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (15.49%) CentOS
7 11 (15.49%) Windows 10
8 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.82%) Unix
11 1 (1.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) ITIL
2 9 (12.68%) ITIL V3
2 9 (12.68%) Migration
3 8 (11.27%) Change Control
3 8 (11.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (11.27%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (11.27%) Project Management
4 7 (9.86%) Network Design
5 6 (8.45%) Data Security
5 6 (8.45%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (8.45%) Service Management
5 6 (8.45%) SIEM
6 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.04%) High Availability
6 5 (7.04%) Release Management
7 4 (5.63%) Change Management
7 4 (5.63%) CRM
7 4 (5.63%) Server Building
8 3 (4.23%) DevOps
8 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) PowerShell
2 13 (18.31%) SQL
3 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
4 9 (12.68%) Java
5 7 (9.86%) Python
6 6 (8.45%) VB
7 5 (7.04%) VBScript
8 4 (5.63%) C#
9 1 (1.41%) Perl
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (21.13%) MCSE
3 14 (19.72%) MCSA
4 9 (12.68%) CCNA
4 9 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (12.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (11.27%) Degree
6 7 (9.86%) MCITP
7 5 (7.04%) DV Cleared
7 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.82%) CCNP
8 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.41%) CCA
9 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.41%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.41%) MCP
9 1 (1.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (67.61%) Active Directory
2 46 (64.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (23.94%) vSphere
4 9 (12.68%) XenDesktop
5 8 (11.27%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (9.86%) iptables
7 4 (5.63%) XenApp
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.82%) vCloud
9 1 (1.41%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.41%) Xen
9 1 (1.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (29.58%) SCCM
2 15 (21.13%) Puppet
3 10 (14.08%) SCOM
4 9 (12.68%) Backup Exec
5 8 (11.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (9.86%) Nagios
6 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (9.86%) vCenter Server
7 6 (8.45%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (7.04%) AirWatch
8 5 (7.04%) CFEngine
8 5 (7.04%) XenMobile
9 4 (5.63%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (5.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (5.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (4.23%) WSUS
11 2 (2.82%) SCOrch
11 2 (2.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
3 19 (26.76%) HP
3 19 (26.76%) Symantec
4 17 (23.94%) Citrix
5 16 (22.54%) Cisco
6 12 (16.90%) CheckPoint
6 12 (16.90%) Red Hat
7 9 (12.68%) SolarWinds
8 8 (11.27%) Dell
8 8 (11.27%) Juniper
9 7 (9.86%) Clearswift
9 7 (9.86%) EqualLogic
9 7 (9.86%) Mitel
10 6 (8.45%) Aruba
10 6 (8.45%) Brocade
10 6 (8.45%) Forcepoint
10 6 (8.45%) Fortinet
10 6 (8.45%) NetApp
10 6 (8.45%) Palo Alto
City, London
I3
Salary: £52000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago