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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 239 279
Rank change year-on-year +31 +40  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 15 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 2.41% 3.70% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 39
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £43,300 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £72,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.10%  

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 623 784 1342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 12.11% 10.92% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 579 685 1147
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 37 (97.37%) VMware
2 36 (94.74%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) Windows Server
4 25 (65.79%) Cisco
5 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (57.89%) Finance
7 19 (50.00%) Firewall
8 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
9 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (34.21%) HP
11 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
11 12 (31.58%) DNS
12 10 (26.32%) DHCP
12 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
13 9 (23.68%) VPN
13 9 (23.68%) CCNP
13 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (23.68%) Juniper
14 8 (21.05%) SAN
14 8 (21.05%) WAN
14 8 (21.05%) Cisco CUCM
15 7 (18.42%) Puppet
15 7 (18.42%) Legal
15 7 (18.42%) Publishing
15 7 (18.42%) Logistics
15 7 (18.42%) WLAN
15 7 (18.42%) LAN
15 7 (18.42%) SQL

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 3 (7.89%) IIS
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Mimecast
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (31.58%) DNS
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (26.32%) DHCP
4 9 (23.68%) VPN
5 8 (21.05%) SAN
5 8 (21.05%) WAN
6 7 (18.42%) LAN
6 7 (18.42%) WLAN
7 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
9 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
10 2 (5.26%) MPLS
10 2 (5.26%) Skype
10 2 (5.26%) VoIP
10 2 (5.26%) Wireless
11 1 (2.63%) NAS
11 1 (2.63%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Legal
2 7 (18.42%) Publishing
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Electronics
3 4 (10.53%) Law
3 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Administrator
1 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (18.42%) Juniper Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
8 3 (7.89%) VMWare Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Administrator
10 1 (2.63%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) PKI
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.63%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server
3 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.89%) CentOS
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.63%) Android
9 1 (2.63%) Unix
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Logistics
2 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Document Management
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Records Management
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Change Control
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (2.63%) High Availability
5 1 (2.63%) Line Management
5 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (2.63%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) CCNP
1 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.42%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) RHCE
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) RHCA
4 1 (2.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) NFS
5 1 (2.63%) iptables
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (18.42%) Puppet
3 6 (15.79%) WSUS
4 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.53%) SCCM
5 3 (7.89%) CFEngine
6 2 (5.26%) Ansible
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.63%) Nagios
7 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) VMware
2 25 (65.79%) Cisco
3 13 (34.21%) HP
4 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.68%) Juniper
6 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.53%) SAP
7 4 (10.53%) Symantec
8 3 (7.89%) Veeam
9 2 (5.26%) Avaya
9 2 (5.26%) Citrix
9 2 (5.26%) EMC
9 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
9 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.26%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.63%) Brocade
10 1 (2.63%) Kaspersky
10 1 (2.63%) Polycom
10 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.63%) Toshiba
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