Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 168 215 226
Rank change year-on-year +47 +11 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 11 27 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.50% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 2.12% 2.78% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 58
10th Percentile £30,375 " £33,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £40,000 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% -12.50%
75th Percentile £47,500 £44,375 £57,188
90th Percentile £51,875 £57,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 518 972 1,526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.79% 18.14% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 383 800 1,207
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,113 £24,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £30,688 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -4.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in the East of England

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in the East of England.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in the East of England

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware ESXi in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in the East of England

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 April 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
Hertfordshire +49 5 £45,000 +18.42% 4
Cambridgeshire -2 4 - - 1
Essex +18 1 £42,500 +30.77%
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 -
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Azure
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft 365
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) Data Management
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) vCenter Server
6 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) MCSA
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (27.27%) AWS
7 3 (27.27%) vSphere
8 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
8 2 (18.18%) Clustering
8 2 (18.18%) Veeam

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Azure
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (27.27%) AWS
4 2 (18.18%) IaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Data Management
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Business Case
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Fintech
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSA
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) vCenter Server
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) jetNEXUS
3 2 (18.18%) Rackspace
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) Veeam