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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > London
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 766 577 417
Rank change year-on-year -189 -160 +124
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 150 88 172
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.21% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 1.07% 1.06% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 99 77 140
10th Percentile £40,800 £42,000 £44,750
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £56,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.65% -5.83% +9.09%
75th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £69,063
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,200 £77,625
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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14,045 8,311 6,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.36% 19.90% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5,860 5,557 5,150
10th Percentile £34,225 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £100,000
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 London

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in London

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in London.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in London

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware ESXi in London over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in London

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the London region over the 6 months to 2 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
Central London -56 19 £50,000 -20.00% 6
West London -48 9 £44,000 -29.60% 1
South London -42 4 £60,000 +34.83%
East London -48 1 £40,000 +53.85% 2
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 2 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 London region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 146 (97.33%) VMware
2 118 (78.67%) Windows
3 92 (61.33%) Active Directory
4 90 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 90 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 80 (53.33%) Windows Server
6 79 (52.67%) Azure
7 68 (45.33%) PowerShell
8 62 (41.33%) Microsoft 365
9 54 (36.00%) AWS
10 48 (32.00%) DevOps
10 48 (32.00%) Terraform
11 46 (30.67%) DNS
12 45 (30.00%) SAN
12 45 (30.00%) vSphere
13 44 (29.33%) Ansible
13 44 (29.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 43 (28.67%) Kubernetes
15 41 (27.33%) vCenter Server
15 41 (27.33%) Social Skills
16 40 (26.67%) Veeam
16 40 (26.67%) Linux
17 39 (26.00%) Microsoft Intune
18 37 (24.67%) Docker
19 36 (24.00%) Azure Active Directory
19 36 (24.00%) Infrastructure as Code
20 33 (22.00%) DHCP
21 32 (21.33%) MS Exchange
21 32 (21.33%) Firewall
21 32 (21.33%) Windows 10

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 32 (21.33%) MS Exchange
2 24 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.67%) Confluence
4 5 (3.33%) IIS
5 2 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.67%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.67%) nginx
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.67%) Site Server
6 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.33%) Line 50
1 11 (7.33%) Sage 200
2 4 (2.67%) BambooHR
2 4 (2.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 79 (52.67%) Azure
2 62 (41.33%) Microsoft 365
3 54 (36.00%) AWS
4 36 (24.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 30 (20.00%) SaaS
6 20 (13.33%) PaaS
7 17 (11.33%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (11.33%) GCP
8 15 (10.00%) OneDrive
9 12 (8.00%) Mimecast
10 11 (7.33%) npm
10 11 (7.33%) Trello
11 10 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
12 9 (6.00%) OpenShift
13 8 (5.33%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (5.33%) IaaS
13 8 (5.33%) Serverless
14 5 (3.33%) Google Kubernetes Engine
15 4 (2.67%) Anthos
15 4 (2.67%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (30.67%) DNS
2 45 (30.00%) SAN
3 33 (22.00%) DHCP
4 32 (21.33%) Firewall
5 24 (16.00%) VLAN
6 19 (12.67%) NAS
7 18 (12.00%) WAN
8 14 (9.33%) VPN
9 12 (8.00%) TCP/IP
9 12 (8.00%) VoIP
9 12 (8.00%) VSAN
10 11 (7.33%) Broadband
11 10 (6.67%) BIG-IP
12 9 (6.00%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (6.00%) iSCSI
12 9 (6.00%) SD-WAN
12 9 (6.00%) SSL
13 8 (5.33%) IPsec
14 7 (4.67%) LAN
14 7 (4.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.33%) MS Access
3 9 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.00%) InfluxDB
4 5 (3.33%) MariaDB
5 4 (2.67%) Redis
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.67%) DB2
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.33%) JIRA
3 12 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.33%) Bitbucket
4 11 (7.33%) GitLab
5 9 (6.00%) Jaeger
5 9 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 41 (27.33%) Social Skills
2 21 (14.00%) Finance
3 16 (10.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 15 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.00%) Back Office
6 7 (4.67%) Retail
7 5 (3.33%) Documentation Skills
7 5 (3.33%) Law
8 4 (2.67%) Automotive
8 4 (2.67%) Influencing Skills
9 3 (2.00%) Marketing
10 2 (1.33%) Banking
10 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.33%) Legal
10 2 (1.33%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.67%) Advertising
11 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.67%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 41 (27.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (14.00%) Analyst
3 16 (10.67%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 14 (9.33%) IT Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 13 (8.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) Support Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Desktop Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Desktop Support
8 11 (7.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (6.00%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 8 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Administrator
11 7 (4.67%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.33%) libvirt
1 11 (7.33%) Node.js
2 9 (6.00%) LDAP
3 8 (5.33%) Flash
4 2 (1.33%) Middleware
5 1 (0.67%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.67%) J2EE
5 1 (0.67%) Keycloak
5 1 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.67%) Web Services
5 1 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.00%) Clustering
3 14 (9.33%) Private Cloud
4 13 (8.67%) Public Cloud
5 12 (8.00%) User Experience
6 11 (7.33%) Social Media
7 5 (3.33%) Replication
8 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.00%) Handset
9 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.67%) AS400
10 1 (0.67%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.67%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.67%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.67%) iSeries
10 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.67%) PKI
10 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 118 (78.67%) Windows
2 80 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 40 (26.67%) Linux
4 32 (21.33%) Windows 10
5 22 (14.67%) Mac OS
6 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (7.33%) Android
8 11 (7.33%) Apple iOS
8 11 (7.33%) VMS
8 11 (7.33%) Windows Server 2016
9 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2019
10 5 (3.33%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (3.33%) Unix
11 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.33%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.67%) AIX
13 1 (0.67%) Debian
13 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (32.00%) DevOps
2 44 (29.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 36 (24.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 28 (18.67%) ITIL
5 20 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (13.33%) Server Management
6 19 (12.67%) Configuration Management
7 17 (11.33%) Agile
8 16 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (10.67%) Mobile Device Management
8 16 (10.67%) Project Management
8 16 (10.67%) Time Management
9 15 (10.00%) Change Management
9 15 (10.00%) Software Deployment
10 14 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (8.67%) IT Strategy
11 13 (8.67%) Migration
11 13 (8.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (8.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 11 (7.33%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 68 (45.33%) PowerShell
2 29 (19.33%) SQL
3 18 (12.00%) Bash
4 17 (11.33%) Python
5 12 (8.00%) Go
6 2 (1.33%) Java
6 2 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (0.67%) C
7 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.33%) Degree
3 9 (6.00%) HP APS
4 6 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.00%) MCSE
5 5 (3.33%) A+ Certification
5 5 (3.33%) CCNA
5 5 (3.33%) CISSP
5 5 (3.33%) SSCP
6 3 (2.00%) RHCSA
7 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.67%) MCITP
8 1 (0.67%) RHCE
8 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) SLA
2 5 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.67%) GDPR
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 92 (61.33%) Active Directory
2 90 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (30.00%) vSphere
4 37 (24.67%) Docker
5 16 (10.67%) Hyper-V
6 11 (7.33%) Ceph
6 11 (7.33%) KVM
6 11 (7.33%) XenApp
7 8 (5.33%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.67%) NFS
8 4 (2.67%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.67%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 48 (32.00%) Terraform
2 44 (29.33%) Ansible
3 43 (28.67%) Kubernetes
4 41 (27.33%) vCenter Server
5 39 (26.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 29 (19.33%) SCCM
7 16 (10.67%) PowerCLI
8 13 (8.67%) Prometheus
9 11 (7.33%) Jamf Pro
10 9 (6.00%) Backup Exec
10 9 (6.00%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Clustering
11 8 (5.33%) vMotion
12 7 (4.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 6 (4.00%) WSUS
14 5 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
14 5 (3.33%) NetBackup
14 5 (3.33%) Puppet
14 5 (3.33%) vRealize
15 4 (2.67%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 146 (97.33%) VMware
2 90 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 40 (26.67%) Veeam
4 28 (18.67%) Cisco
5 19 (12.67%) Citrix
5 19 (12.67%) Sophos
6 18 (12.00%) HP
7 15 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (9.33%) EqualLogic
8 14 (9.33%) Meraki
8 14 (9.33%) Red Hat
9 13 (8.67%) Veritas
10 11 (7.33%) Atlassian
10 11 (7.33%) Nimble Storage
10 11 (7.33%) Sage
11 10 (6.67%) F5
11 10 (6.67%) Google
12 9 (6.00%) ProCurve
13 8 (5.33%) Splunk
13 8 (5.33%) Trayport