The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 459 386 319
Rank change year-on-year -73 -67  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 481 709 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.77% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 4.43% 6.04% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 404 629 815
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,067 £30,270 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +1.87%  

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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10854 11742 12203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.96% 12.69% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9232 10110 10167
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,182 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in England

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in England

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -55 200 £50,500 -10.77% 11
South East -63 85 £42,500 - 28
Yorkshire +48 72 £40,000 +2.56% 11
South West -18 30 £43,000 +34.37% 7
West Midlands +15 29 £34,750 +13.93% 2
North West -29 26 £32,500 -13.33% 8
East of England -51 20 £37,500 -18.91% 1
East Midlands +14 17 £36,500 +10.60%
North East +8 1 £27,500 -38.88%
VMware ESXi
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 913 (96.92%) VMware
2 767 (81.42%) Windows
3 590 (62.63%) Active Directory
4 567 (60.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 528 (56.05%) Windows Server
6 477 (50.64%) Microsoft
7 424 (45.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 390 (41.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 354 (37.58%) DNS
10 322 (34.18%) Cisco
11 315 (33.44%) MS Exchange
12 310 (32.91%) Linux
13 287 (30.47%) Firewall
14 276 (29.30%) SAN
15 247 (26.22%) DHCP
16 234 (24.84%) ITIL
17 211 (22.40%) Office 365
18 209 (22.19%) SQL
19 205 (21.76%) Citrix
20 200 (21.23%) PowerShell
21 196 (20.81%) Hyper-V
22 188 (19.96%) SQL Server
23 175 (18.58%) HP
24 174 (18.47%) vSphere
25 165 (17.52%) Data Centre
26 160 (16.99%) SCCM
26 160 (16.99%) WAN
27 158 (16.77%) Windows Server 2003
28 156 (16.56%) vCenter Server
29 155 (16.45%) LAN

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 315 (33.44%) MS Exchange
2 132 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 126 (13.38%) IIS
4 114 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 98 (10.40%) SharePoint
6 60 (6.37%) Skype for Business
7 52 (5.52%) Apache
8 40 (4.25%) Tomcat
9 31 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (1.59%) OpenStack
11 12 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.96%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.64%) CMS
14 6 (0.64%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 100 (10.62%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (3.18%) MS Visio
3 21 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (2.12%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.64%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.64%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.21%) Magento
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 211 (22.40%) Office 365
2 111 (11.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 110 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (2.55%) PaaS
5 23 (2.44%) SaaS
6 14 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 13 (1.38%) G Suite
8 11 (1.17%) IaaS
9 10 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.96%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.85%) OneDrive
12 7 (0.74%) Dropbox
13 5 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
15 3 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.21%) Akamai
16 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 354 (37.58%) DNS
2 287 (30.47%) Firewall
3 276 (29.30%) SAN
4 247 (26.22%) DHCP
5 160 (16.99%) WAN
6 155 (16.45%) LAN
7 142 (15.07%) VPN
8 129 (13.69%) TCP/IP
9 78 (8.28%) VLAN
10 64 (6.79%) VoIP
11 57 (6.05%) Wireless
12 55 (5.84%) NAS
13 50 (5.31%) iSCSI
14 48 (5.10%) Remote Desktop
15 43 (4.56%) LDAP
15 43 (4.56%) Network Security
16 39 (4.14%) MPLS
17 38 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
18 35 (3.72%) SSL
19 33 (3.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (19.96%) SQL Server
2 68 (7.22%) MySQL
3 52 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (3.82%) MongoDB
6 35 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (2.34%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.70%) Oracle Database
9 15 (1.59%) Redis
10 14 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.85%) Relational Database
12 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (0.85%) SQLite
13 7 (0.74%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.74%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.74%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.64%) Oracle Exadata
15 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 17 (1.80%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.17%) JIRA
4 9 (0.96%) MSI
4 9 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.96%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.42%) Fiddler
5 4 (0.42%) Redmine
6 3 (0.32%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.21%) Subversion
7 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 132 (14.01%) Finance
2 44 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 39 (4.14%) Law
4 36 (3.82%) Legal
5 30 (3.18%) Games
5 30 (3.18%) Retail
6 24 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.12%) Banking
8 14 (1.49%) Electronics
9 13 (1.38%) Advertising
10 12 (1.27%) Marketing
11 7 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.42%) Back Office
13 3 (0.32%) Front Office
13 3 (0.32%) Publishing
14 2 (0.21%) Automotive
14 2 (0.21%) French Language
14 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 250 (26.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 137 (14.54%) VMware Engineer
3 127 (13.48%) Support Engineer
4 121 (12.85%) Windows Engineer
5 100 (10.62%) Analyst
6 86 (9.13%) Server Engineer
7 75 (7.96%) Administrator
8 71 (7.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 67 (7.11%) Systems Engineer
9 67 (7.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 66 (7.01%) Systems Administrator
11 65 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
12 61 (6.48%) Architect
13 60 (6.37%) Windows Server Engineer
14 51 (5.41%) IT Engineer
14 51 (5.41%) Windows Support Engineer
15 48 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support
15 48 (5.10%) IT Support
16 45 (4.78%) Team Leader
17 44 (4.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.72%) Web Services
2 32 (3.40%) Software Packaging
3 26 (2.76%) LAMP
4 12 (1.27%) Middleware
5 11 (1.17%) .NET
6 9 (0.96%) XML
7 8 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
7 8 (0.85%) XMPP
8 5 (0.53%) CGI
9 4 (0.42%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.42%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.42%) CSS
9 4 (0.42%) HTML
9 4 (0.42%) Node.js
9 4 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (0.42%) XSLT
10 3 (0.32%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (0.32%) MAPI
11 2 (0.21%) FFmpeg
12 1 (0.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 165 (17.52%) Data Centre
2 107 (11.36%) Clustering
3 65 (6.90%) Replication
4 37 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 32 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (2.23%) Computer Science
7 20 (2.12%) EMC VNX
8 19 (2.02%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 12 (1.27%) EPoS
9 12 (1.27%) PKI
10 11 (1.17%) Blackberry
10 11 (1.17%) HP Storage
10 11 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (1.06%) Private Cloud
12 9 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.74%) Cyber Attack
13 7 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (0.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 767 (81.42%) Windows
2 528 (56.05%) Windows Server
3 424 (45.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 390 (41.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 310 (32.91%) Linux
6 158 (16.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 119 (12.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 118 (12.53%) Windows 7
9 84 (8.92%) Windows 10
10 71 (7.54%) Unix
11 60 (6.37%) CentOS
12 49 (5.20%) Ubuntu
13 31 (3.29%) Solaris
14 30 (3.18%) Windows XP
15 15 (1.59%) Windows 8
16 13 (1.38%) Mac OS X
17 10 (1.06%) SUSE
17 10 (1.06%) Windows 2000
18 9 (0.96%) VMS
19 8 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (24.84%) ITIL
2 94 (9.98%) High Availability
3 89 (9.45%) Project Management
4 80 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 77 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (7.54%) Service Management
7 69 (7.32%) DevOps
8 64 (6.79%) Migration
9 63 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 60 (6.37%) Load Balancing
11 53 (5.63%) Information Security
12 51 (5.41%) ITIL V3
12 51 (5.41%) Mentoring
13 50 (5.31%) Kalman Filter
14 47 (4.99%) Change Management
15 43 (4.56%) Open Source
16 42 (4.46%) Service Delivery
17 41 (4.35%) PRINCE2
18 40 (4.25%) Business Continuity
18 40 (4.25%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 209 (22.19%) SQL
2 200 (21.23%) PowerShell
3 79 (8.39%) Bash Shell
4 54 (5.73%) Perl
5 53 (5.63%) Python
6 44 (4.67%) C
7 29 (3.08%) VBScript
8 17 (1.80%) Java
9 14 (1.49%) VB
10 12 (1.27%) PHP
11 9 (0.96%) Korn
12 8 (0.85%) AWK
12 8 (0.85%) sed
13 7 (0.74%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.53%) C#
14 5 (0.53%) C++
15 4 (0.42%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.32%) Ruby
17 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 139 (14.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 105 (11.15%) MCSE
3 104 (11.04%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (8.39%) Degree
5 78 (8.28%) CCNA
6 67 (7.11%) CCNP
6 67 (7.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 61 (6.48%) MCSA
8 50 (5.31%) Security Cleared
9 45 (4.78%) MCP
10 34 (3.61%) SC Cleared
11 29 (3.08%) DV Cleared
12 26 (2.76%) MCITP
13 25 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
14 24 (2.55%) RHCE
15 21 (2.23%) Master's Degree
16 18 (1.91%) CCA
17 17 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
17 17 (1.80%) HND
18 15 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (6.16%) SLA
2 30 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 10 (1.06%) QA
6 5 (0.53%) ISO 22301
7 4 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.42%) NIST 800
8 3 (0.32%) PMO
9 1 (0.11%) GCP
9 1 (0.11%) GMP
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 590 (62.63%) Active Directory
2 567 (60.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 196 (20.81%) Hyper-V
4 174 (18.47%) vSphere
5 89 (9.45%) XenApp
6 80 (8.49%) XenDesktop
7 49 (5.20%) NFS
8 39 (4.14%) VMware Workstation
9 35 (3.72%) Virtual Machines
10 31 (3.29%) Terminal Services
11 30 (3.18%) XenServer
12 28 (2.97%) DFS Replication
13 18 (1.91%) VMware Server
14 16 (1.70%) Docker
14 16 (1.70%) vCloud
14 16 (1.70%) Virtual Desktop
15 13 (1.38%) VirtualBox
16 12 (1.27%) KVM
16 12 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
17 11 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 160 (16.99%) SCCM
2 156 (16.56%) vCenter Server
3 87 (9.24%) Puppet
3 87 (9.24%) SCOM
4 74 (7.86%) WSUS
5 60 (6.37%) Backup Exec
5 60 (6.37%) Microsoft Clustering
6 49 (5.20%) Ansible
7 45 (4.78%) Nagios
8 44 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
9 28 (2.97%) vMotion
10 23 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 21 (2.23%) Failover Clustering
11 21 (2.23%) NetBackup
12 16 (1.70%) OpenView
13 13 (1.38%) DameWare
13 13 (1.38%) Perfmon
14 12 (1.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 11 (1.17%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 913 (96.92%) VMware
2 477 (50.64%) Microsoft
3 322 (34.18%) Cisco
4 205 (21.76%) Citrix
5 175 (18.58%) HP
6 129 (13.69%) NetApp
7 110 (11.68%) Red Hat
8 73 (7.75%) Symantec
9 60 (6.37%) Oracle
10 54 (5.73%) EMC
11 48 (5.10%) Dell
11 48 (5.10%) Juniper
12 47 (4.99%) CheckPoint
13 45 (4.78%) Veeam
14 41 (4.35%) F5
15 31 (3.29%) IBM
16 30 (3.18%) Palo Alto
17 24 (2.55%) Brocade
18 23 (2.44%) Riverbed
19 22 (2.34%) SonicWALL
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 basic + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Negotiable package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
The Original Factory Shop tofs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago