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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi
UK / England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 597 496 565
Rank change year-on-year -101 +69  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 235 494 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.51% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 2.34% 4.08% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 208 427 351
Median salary £40,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -6.87% +11.11%  

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 10062 12117 13014
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.49% 12.47% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8537 10297 10736
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -60 87 £55,000 - 11
South East -40 39 £38,000 -11.62% 7
Yorkshire +34 34 £32,500 -12.16% 4
South West +15 21 £40,000 +73.91% 3
North West -18 21 £35,000 +2.94% 7
East of England -3 17 £36,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +9 6 £45,285 +54.82% 1
West Midlands +9 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
North East - 4 £27,000 -
VMware ESXi
UK

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 434 (95.81%) VMware
2 346 (76.38%) Windows
3 286 (63.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 269 (59.38%) Active Directory
5 264 (58.28%) Windows Server
6 219 (48.34%) Microsoft
7 197 (43.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 184 (40.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 173 (38.19%) DNS
10 169 (37.31%) Linux
11 165 (36.42%) Cisco
12 127 (28.04%) MS Exchange
13 124 (27.37%) Firewall
14 119 (26.27%) DHCP
15 112 (24.72%) Hyper-V
16 109 (24.06%) SQL Server
17 107 (23.62%) SAN
18 104 (22.96%) vSphere
19 97 (21.41%) SQL
20 92 (20.31%) vCenter Server
21 90 (19.87%) Citrix
21 90 (19.87%) PowerShell
22 88 (19.43%) Office 365
23 82 (18.10%) HP
24 78 (17.22%) Data Centre
25 77 (17.00%) LAN
26 76 (16.78%) SCCM
27 71 (15.67%) WAN
27 71 (15.67%) Amazon AWS
28 69 (15.23%) ITIL

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
1 127 (28.04%) MS Exchange
2 61 (13.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (9.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (7.06%) Apache
5 31 (6.84%) SharePoint
6 30 (6.62%) IIS
7 29 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (4.64%) Tomcat
9 16 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (3.09%) OpenStack
10 14 (3.09%) Skype for Business
11 7 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.66%) JBoss
14 2 (0.44%) GroupWise
14 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.22%) CloudStack
15 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 45 (9.93%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.44%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (19.43%) Office 365
2 71 (15.67%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.21%) Mimecast
5 9 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.55%) SaaS
7 6 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (0.88%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.44%) IaaS
9 2 (0.44%) PaaS
10 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.22%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.22%) G Suite
10 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 173 (38.19%) DNS
2 124 (27.37%) Firewall
3 119 (26.27%) DHCP
4 107 (23.62%) SAN
5 77 (17.00%) LAN
6 71 (15.67%) WAN
7 69 (15.23%) VPN
8 58 (12.80%) TCP/IP
9 40 (8.83%) VLAN
10 39 (8.61%) VoIP
11 23 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (4.86%) NAS
13 19 (4.19%) iSCSI
14 18 (3.97%) Fibre Channel
14 18 (3.97%) Wireless
15 16 (3.53%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (3.31%) LDAP
17 14 (3.09%) Remote Desktop
18 12 (2.65%) HTTP
18 12 (2.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (24.06%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 42 (9.27%) MySQL
4 30 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.65%) Redis
7 11 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.99%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (1.55%) MariaDB
10 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.10%) SQLite
12 4 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.66%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
15 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.99%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.55%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.66%) Mercurial
4 3 (0.66%) Subversion
5 2 (0.44%) JIRA
6 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.22%) Phabricator
6 1 (0.22%) Redmine
General
1 45 (9.93%) Finance
2 22 (4.86%) Manufacturing
2 22 (4.86%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.97%) Advertising
4 16 (3.53%) Retail
5 14 (3.09%) Electronics
5 14 (3.09%) Marketing
6 9 (1.99%) Games
7 7 (1.55%) Banking
8 5 (1.10%) Legal
9 3 (0.66%) Back Office
9 3 (0.66%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.44%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 114 (25.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 77 (17.00%) VMware Engineer
3 74 (16.34%) Support Engineer
4 60 (13.25%) Windows Engineer
5 46 (10.15%) Administrator
6 44 (9.71%) Analyst
7 43 (9.49%) Server Engineer
8 39 (8.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 36 (7.95%) Support Analyst
9 36 (7.95%) Systems Administrator
10 34 (7.51%) 3rd Line Support
11 32 (7.06%) IT Support
12 30 (6.62%) Systems Engineer
13 29 (6.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (6.40%) Technical Support
14 27 (5.96%) IT Engineer
15 25 (5.52%) VMware Support Engineer
15 25 (5.52%) Windows Server Engineer
16 23 (5.08%) Infrastructure Support
17 21 (4.64%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.75%) Web Services
2 16 (3.53%) LAMP
3 8 (1.77%) XMPP
4 7 (1.55%) Middleware
5 6 (1.32%) FFmpeg
6 5 (1.10%) EDI
6 5 (1.10%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (0.88%) HTML
8 2 (0.44%) .NET
8 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 1 (0.22%) HHVM
9 1 (0.22%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.22%) libvirt
9 1 (0.22%) MAPI
9 1 (0.22%) OpenVZ
9 1 (0.22%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 78 (17.22%) Data Centre
2 52 (11.48%) Clustering
3 23 (5.08%) Replication
4 15 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.87%) EMC VNX
5 13 (2.87%) PKI
6 12 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.65%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.21%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 9 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.77%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.32%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.32%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.32%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.32%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.10%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 346 (76.38%) Windows
2 264 (58.28%) Windows Server
3 197 (43.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 184 (40.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 169 (37.31%) Linux
6 62 (13.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (12.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (11.26%) Windows 7
9 35 (7.73%) Ubuntu
10 34 (7.51%) CentOS
11 26 (5.74%) Windows 10
12 20 (4.42%) Windows 8
13 18 (3.97%) Windows XP
14 17 (3.75%) Solaris
15 16 (3.53%) Unix
15 16 (3.53%) Windows 2000
16 15 (3.31%) Mac OS X
17 11 (2.43%) VMS
18 10 (2.21%) Debian
18 10 (2.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (15.23%) ITIL
2 47 (10.38%) Migration
3 34 (7.51%) DevOps
4 28 (6.18%) Open Source
5 27 (5.96%) Server Building
6 24 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (4.86%) ITIL V3
7 22 (4.86%) Service Management
8 19 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (4.19%) Information Security
9 18 (3.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (3.53%) Change Management
10 16 (3.53%) Load Balancing
10 16 (3.53%) Network Load Balancing
11 15 (3.31%) Configuration Management
11 15 (3.31%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 15 (3.31%) Security Patching
12 13 (2.87%) Infrastructure Management
12 13 (2.87%) Problem Management
12 13 (2.87%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 97 (21.41%) SQL
2 90 (19.87%) PowerShell
3 42 (9.27%) Bash Shell
4 30 (6.62%) Perl
5 28 (6.18%) Python
6 13 (2.87%) C
7 9 (1.99%) PHP
7 9 (1.99%) VB
8 8 (1.77%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.10%) Java
10 3 (0.66%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.44%) Ruby
12 1 (0.22%) C#
12 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (11.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 46 (10.15%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (8.17%) MCSE
4 37 (8.17%) Security Cleared
5 35 (7.73%) SC Cleared
6 32 (7.06%) CCNA
7 30 (6.62%) MCP
8 29 (6.40%) CCNP
9 27 (5.96%) RHCE
10 24 (5.30%) MCSA
11 21 (4.64%) Degree
12 16 (3.53%) DV Cleared
13 13 (2.87%) MCITP
14 12 (2.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (2.43%) HND
16 10 (2.21%) VCP5
17 9 (1.99%) GNVQ
18 8 (1.77%) JNCIS
19 7 (1.55%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.96%) SLA
2 10 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.10%) QA
4 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.22%) EMIR
6 1 (0.22%) GCP
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 286 (63.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 269 (59.38%) Active Directory
3 112 (24.72%) Hyper-V
4 104 (22.96%) vSphere
5 50 (11.04%) VMware ESX
6 32 (7.06%) Virtual Machines
7 28 (6.18%) XenApp
8 21 (4.64%) NFS
9 20 (4.42%) XenDesktop
10 15 (3.31%) vCloud
10 15 (3.31%) XenServer
11 13 (2.87%) VMware Workstation
12 12 (2.65%) VirtualBox
13 11 (2.43%) Virtual Desktop
13 11 (2.43%) VMware Server
14 9 (1.99%) Terminal Services
15 8 (1.77%) Forefront TMG
15 8 (1.77%) ISA Server
15 8 (1.77%) UAG
15 8 (1.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 92 (20.31%) vCenter Server
2 76 (16.78%) SCCM
3 62 (13.69%) SCOM
4 42 (9.27%) Puppet
5 34 (7.51%) Backup Exec
6 33 (7.28%) Nagios
7 24 (5.30%) Ansible
8 23 (5.08%) WSUS
9 22 (4.86%) Microsoft Clustering
10 18 (3.97%) NetBackup
11 16 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (2.87%) OpenView
13 11 (2.43%) vMotion
14 10 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
15 9 (1.99%) DameWare
15 9 (1.99%) Perfmon
16 8 (1.77%) HP Data Protector
16 8 (1.77%) WMI
17 7 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 7 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 434 (95.81%) VMware
2 219 (48.34%) Microsoft
3 165 (36.42%) Cisco
4 90 (19.87%) Citrix
5 82 (18.10%) HP
6 59 (13.02%) Red Hat
7 50 (11.04%) NetApp
8 33 (7.28%) Veeam
9 28 (6.18%) EMC
10 26 (5.74%) Symantec
11 25 (5.52%) Juniper
12 17 (3.75%) Dell
13 16 (3.53%) Brocade
13 16 (3.53%) Riverbed
14 15 (3.31%) IBM
14 15 (3.31%) Veritas
15 14 (3.09%) F5
16 13 (2.87%) CheckPoint
17 12 (2.65%) SAP
17 12 (2.65%) Sophos
Leicester, Leicestershire
University Of Leicester
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + on-call/overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Technical Futures
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £35000 per annum + Flexi hours, Travel Loan,
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £58,000 to £62,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
London
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago