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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 234 180 178
Rank change year-on-year -54 -2 +44
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 57 22 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.76% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 4.53% 3.26% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 14
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% -17.95%
75th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £57,150 £53,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26% +7.95%

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 1,258 675 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.80% 14.94% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 617 448 598
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,713 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £59,625 £53,938
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -33 23 £35,000 -9.68% 1
Hertfordshire -33 20 £42,500 -5.56%
Essex -39 10 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 £67,500 -
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 57 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 49 (85.96%) Windows
3 42 (73.68%) Azure
4 40 (70.18%) ITIL
4 40 (70.18%) VMware
5 39 (68.42%) Active Directory
6 37 (64.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (64.91%) MCSE
7 36 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (59.65%) Terminal Services
9 33 (57.89%) DNS
10 32 (56.14%) Microsoft 365
11 30 (52.63%) AWS
11 30 (52.63%) Social Skills
12 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (43.86%) Hyper-V
13 25 (43.86%) Citrix
13 25 (43.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 24 (42.11%) vSphere
15 23 (40.35%) Fibre Channel
15 23 (40.35%) XenDesktop
15 23 (40.35%) Veeam
15 23 (40.35%) PowerShell
15 23 (40.35%) SCCM
15 23 (40.35%) SCOM
15 23 (40.35%) Brocade
15 23 (40.35%) Replication
15 23 (40.35%) DHCP
15 23 (40.35%) vCenter Server
15 23 (40.35%) Data Centre

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 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (73.68%) Azure
2 32 (56.14%) Microsoft 365
3 30 (52.63%) AWS
4 21 (36.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 21 (36.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (57.89%) DNS
2 23 (40.35%) DHCP
2 23 (40.35%) Fibre Channel
2 23 (40.35%) Remote Desktop
3 18 (31.58%) SAN
4 17 (29.82%) NetScaler
4 17 (29.82%) TCP/IP
5 12 (21.05%) Firewall
6 11 (19.30%) VLAN
7 7 (12.28%) LAN
7 7 (12.28%) VPN
7 7 (12.28%) WAN
8 6 (10.53%) MPLS
8 6 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (7.02%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.51%) Network Security
11 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (52.63%) Social Skills
2 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Law
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Wintel Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Engineer
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Server Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) IT Support
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.02%) IT Technician
7 4 (7.02%) Senior IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) Data Centre
1 23 (40.35%) Replication
2 17 (29.82%) Clustering
2 17 (29.82%) EMC VNX
3 5 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.75%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 49 (85.96%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (38.60%) Windows Server
4 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.77%) Windows 10
7 4 (7.02%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (7.02%) Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) ITIL
2 25 (43.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (29.82%) Change Control
4 17 (29.82%) Change Management
4 17 (29.82%) Load Balancing
4 17 (29.82%) Problem Management
4 17 (29.82%) Service Delivery
4 17 (29.82%) Service Management
5 15 (26.32%) Business Case
6 13 (22.81%) Incident Management
7 7 (12.28%) Project Management
8 6 (10.53%) Agile
8 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
8 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.77%) Migration
10 4 (7.02%) Business Development
10 4 (7.02%) Capacity Management
10 4 (7.02%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (7.02%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (64.91%) MCSE
1 37 (64.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (38.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (29.82%) Citrix Certification
3 17 (29.82%) MCSA
4 13 (22.81%) CCA
4 13 (22.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 13 (22.81%) MCITP
5 6 (10.53%) CISSP
5 6 (10.53%) Degree
5 6 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.02%) QA
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 36 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (59.65%) Terminal Services
4 25 (43.86%) Hyper-V
5 24 (42.11%) vSphere
6 23 (40.35%) XenDesktop
7 18 (31.58%) XenApp
8 17 (29.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (7.02%) NFS
9 4 (7.02%) vCloud
10 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (40.35%) SCCM
1 23 (40.35%) SCOM
1 23 (40.35%) vCenter Server
2 17 (29.82%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 17 (29.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (29.82%) SCOrch
3 7 (12.28%) WSUS
4 2 (3.51%) vMotion
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (70.18%) VMware
3 25 (43.86%) Citrix
4 23 (40.35%) Brocade
4 23 (40.35%) Veeam
5 17 (29.82%) 3PAR
5 17 (29.82%) Cisco
5 17 (29.82%) EMC
5 17 (29.82%) Ivanti
5 17 (29.82%) jetNEXUS
5 17 (29.82%) Rackspace
5 17 (29.82%) Symantec
6 8 (14.04%) HP
7 6 (10.53%) Ruckus Wireless
8 4 (7.02%) Mitel
8 4 (7.02%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) IBM
9 1 (1.75%) Juniper