Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 232 207
Rank change year-on-year -68 -25 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 54 132 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% 1.01% 1.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.49% 9.07% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 113 120
East of England median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 1547 1455 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.25% 11.10% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1183 1511
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +9.09% +2.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,550 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 2017. 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 -22 47 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Cambridgeshire -55 4 £37,500 -9.64%
Essex +5 2 £67,500 +58.82%
Bedfordshire +12 1 £40,000 -27.27% 1
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (81.48%) Windows
3 41 (75.93%) Linux
4 40 (74.07%) Active Directory
4 40 (74.07%) Windows Server
5 38 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (61.11%) DHCP
6 33 (61.11%) DNS
6 33 (61.11%) Firewall
7 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
8 30 (55.56%) VPN
8 30 (55.56%) Data Centre
9 29 (53.70%) ITIL
10 28 (51.85%) Office 365
10 28 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (51.85%) Skype for Business
11 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (40.74%) Microsoft Office
12 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
12 22 (40.74%) Terminal Services
12 22 (40.74%) Remote Desktop
12 22 (40.74%) Mentoring
12 22 (40.74%) Skype
12 22 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (38.89%) VLAN
14 20 (37.04%) WAN
14 20 (37.04%) E-Commerce
15 19 (35.19%) LAN
15 19 (35.19%) Retail
16 16 (29.63%) Coaching

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 28 (51.85%) Skype for Business
2 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 4 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.70%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (40.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (51.85%) Office 365
2 16 (29.63%) PaaS
3 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (61.11%) DHCP
1 33 (61.11%) DNS
1 33 (61.11%) Firewall
2 30 (55.56%) VPN
3 22 (40.74%) Remote Desktop
3 22 (40.74%) Skype
4 21 (38.89%) VLAN
5 20 (37.04%) WAN
6 19 (35.19%) LAN
7 16 (29.63%) ISDN
7 16 (29.63%) MPLS
7 16 (29.63%) PBX
7 16 (29.63%) VoIP
8 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
9 12 (22.22%) SAN
10 6 (11.11%) NetScaler
10 6 (11.11%) Unified Communications
11 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (7.41%) Broadband
12 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (35.19%) Retail
2 15 (27.78%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 24 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 24 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 21 (38.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 20 (37.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 18 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 17 (31.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (27.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 15 (27.78%) Office 365 Engineer
7 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 10 (18.52%) Active Directory Engineer
8 10 (18.52%) Active Directory Support
8 10 (18.52%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 8 (14.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (14.81%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Memcached
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Handset
2 6 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.56%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 41 (75.93%) Linux
3 40 (74.07%) Windows Server
4 28 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (22.22%) Windows 10
9 8 (14.81%) Ubuntu
9 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
10 6 (11.11%) CentOS
10 6 (11.11%) Mac OS
10 6 (11.11%) Mac OS X
10 6 (11.11%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.70%) Debian
12 1 (1.85%) AIX
12 1 (1.85%) CoreOS
12 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) ITIL
2 22 (40.74%) Mentoring
3 20 (37.04%) E-Commerce
4 16 (29.63%) Coaching
5 9 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 7 (12.96%) DevOps
6 7 (12.96%) Information Security
7 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 6 (11.11%) Web Filtering
8 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.26%) DNA
8 5 (9.26%) Open Source
8 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.41%) B2B
9 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.41%) High Availability
9 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) Python
2 6 (11.11%) Java
2 6 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) Ruby
4 1 (1.85%) C
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.56%) CCNA
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) JNCIS
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.85%) CCDP
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) CISM
5 1 (1.85%) CISSP
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.85%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 38 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (40.74%) Terminal Services
4 13 (24.07%) vSphere
5 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 8 (14.81%) Docker
7 6 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (9.26%) VMware NSX
9 4 (7.41%) Firmware
9 4 (7.41%) XenApp
10 2 (3.70%) vCloud
10 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.85%) iptables
11 1 (1.85%) NFS
11 1 (1.85%) Samba
11 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) WSUS
2 11 (20.37%) vCenter Server
3 8 (14.81%) Kubernetes
4 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (11.11%) Backup Exec
6 5 (9.26%) SCCM
7 2 (3.70%) Puppet
7 2 (3.70%) SCOM
8 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.85%) Ansible
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco CME
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) Citrix
4 12 (22.22%) HP
5 9 (16.67%) Dell
5 9 (16.67%) Veeam
6 8 (14.81%) Cisco
7 7 (12.96%) NetApp
7 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.70%) EMC
8 2 (3.70%) Juniper
8 2 (3.70%) Meraki
9 1 (1.85%) Avaya
9 1 (1.85%) Brocade
9 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.85%) IBM
9 1 (1.85%) McAfee
9 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.85%) Sophos