VMware ESXi Jobs in the UK excluding London

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding 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 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 468 490 516
Rank change year-on-year +22 +26 -176
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 227 296 339
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.41% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 2.85% 2.99% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 200 244 237
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,325 £29,300
25th Percentile £31,250 £36,356 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,316 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +7.95%

All System Software Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for system software skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 7,967 9,893 11,818
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 14.22% 15.48% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6,532 6,404 8,296
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £31,996
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
75th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £82,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -1.79% +1.82%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in the UK excluding London

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in the UK excluding London

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware ESXi in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in the UK excluding London

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in the UK excluding 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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
South East +52 72 £48,375 +13.82% 16
West Midlands +95 49 £47,100 -0.84% 5
Midlands +62 49 £47,100 -5.80% 8
North of England +65 48 £50,000 -4.76% 11
South West +34 34 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Yorkshire +103 32 £45,000 -18.18% 6
East of England -5 17 £32,500 -27.78% 6
North West +22 15 £62,500 +19.05% 5
Wales +4 4 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Scotland -29 4 £65,000 +15.04% 1
North East +5 2 £30,000 -26.83%
Northern Ireland +26 1 £34,628 -47.33%
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (20.26%) Microsoft Exchange
2 34 (14.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.20%) IIS
4 2 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (3.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 145 (63.88%) Azure
2 110 (48.46%) Microsoft 365
3 46 (20.26%) Entra ID
4 29 (12.78%) AWS
5 17 (7.49%) OCI
5 17 (7.49%) OneDrive
6 15 (6.61%) IaaS
7 14 (6.17%) PaaS
8 11 (4.85%) Azure DevOps
9 6 (2.64%) Nutanix
9 6 (2.64%) OpenShift
10 5 (2.20%) GCP
11 4 (1.76%) WhatsApp
12 3 (1.32%) SaaS
13 2 (0.88%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.88%) Azure Monitor
13 2 (0.88%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.88%) OpenDNS
13 2 (0.88%) Power Platform
14 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 84 (37.00%) Firewall
2 70 (30.84%) DNS
3 60 (26.43%) DHCP
4 45 (19.82%) SAN
5 38 (16.74%) VPN
6 24 (10.57%) LAN
7 23 (10.13%) TCP/IP
8 21 (9.25%) WAN
9 18 (7.93%) NAS
10 17 (7.49%) PBX
11 16 (7.05%) HTTP
12 15 (6.61%) WLAN
13 14 (6.17%) SNMP
13 14 (6.17%) SSL
13 14 (6.17%) Wireless
14 12 (5.29%) FTP
14 12 (5.29%) SMTP
14 12 (5.29%) SSH
14 12 (5.29%) Telnet
15 11 (4.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.41%) MySQL
3 8 (3.52%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.88%) Power BI
5 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
1 1 (0.44%) MSI
General
1 60 (26.43%) Social Skills
2 15 (6.61%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.85%) Organisational Skills
4 10 (4.41%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.96%) Finance
6 8 (3.52%) Documentation Skills
6 8 (3.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 7 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.64%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.76%) Law
10 3 (1.32%) Games
10 3 (1.32%) Local Government
11 2 (0.88%) Banking
11 2 (0.88%) Electronics
11 2 (0.88%) Legal
11 2 (0.88%) Military
11 2 (0.88%) Retail
12 1 (0.44%) Advertising
12 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (40.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 62 (27.31%) Support Engineer
3 37 (16.30%) IT Engineer
4 35 (15.42%) Senior
5 30 (13.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 28 (12.33%) IT Support
7 22 (9.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 22 (9.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (9.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 21 (9.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 21 (9.25%) IT Support Engineer
9 20 (8.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 19 (8.37%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (7.93%) Storage Engineer
11 18 (7.93%) VMware Engineer
12 17 (7.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (7.05%) Infrastructure Support
13 16 (7.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 14 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 13 (5.73%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.61%) JSON
2 10 (4.41%) ARM Templates
2 10 (4.41%) YAML
3 4 (1.76%) HTML
3 4 (1.76%) Laravel
3 4 (1.76%) Node.js
3 4 (1.76%) REST
3 4 (1.76%) RESTful
3 4 (1.76%) Vue
3 4 (1.76%) XML
4 2 (0.88%) .NET
4 2 (0.88%) LAMP
4 2 (0.88%) Lightning Web Components
4 2 (0.88%) V-Ray
5 1 (0.44%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.18%) Data Centre
2 33 (14.54%) Public Cloud
3 31 (13.66%) Replication
4 12 (5.29%) EFT
4 12 (5.29%) EMC VNX
5 11 (4.85%) Driving Licence
6 10 (4.41%) Private Cloud
7 9 (3.96%) PKI
8 7 (3.08%) Clustering
8 7 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.64%) iPad
9 6 (2.64%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.20%) Onboarding
10 5 (2.20%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.32%) Cloud Native
11 3 (1.32%) NHS
11 3 (1.32%) Security Posture
12 2 (0.88%) CMDB
12 2 (0.88%) Operational Technology
12 2 (0.88%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 169 (74.45%) Windows
2 138 (60.79%) Windows Server
3 70 (30.84%) Linux
4 52 (22.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 50 (22.03%) Windows 10
6 43 (18.94%) Windows Server 2019
7 41 (18.06%) Windows Server 2016
8 17 (7.49%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.64%) Mac OS
9 6 (2.64%) Unix
10 4 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.76%) VMS
11 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.88%) CentOS
12 2 (0.88%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (43.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 61 (26.87%) ITIL
3 52 (22.91%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (12.78%) Server Management
5 28 (12.33%) Project Management
6 24 (10.57%) Problem Management
7 23 (10.13%) Mentoring
7 23 (10.13%) Storage Management
8 21 (9.25%) Migration
9 20 (8.81%) DevOps
9 20 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (8.81%) Proactive Monitoring
10 19 (8.37%) Change Management
10 19 (8.37%) Incident Management
10 19 (8.37%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (7.49%) Break/Fix
11 17 (7.49%) Converged Infrastructure
11 17 (7.49%) Customer Service
11 17 (7.49%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (7.05%) Remote Monitoring and Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (27.31%) PowerShell
2 7 (3.08%) Python
3 6 (2.64%) ActionScript
3 6 (2.64%) SQL
4 5 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.20%) VB
5 4 (1.76%) Lua
5 4 (1.76%) Perl
5 4 (1.76%) PHP
5 4 (1.76%) Ruby
5 4 (1.76%) Tcl
5 4 (1.76%) TypeScript
6 3 (1.32%) Java
7 2 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 64 (28.19%) Security Cleared
2 54 (23.79%) SC Cleared
3 42 (18.50%) Degree
4 26 (11.45%) CCNA
4 26 (11.45%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (10.57%) DV Cleared
6 17 (7.49%) CCNP
7 13 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (4.41%) MCSE
9 7 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.76%) Azure Certification
10 4 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.32%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (0.88%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.88%) HND
12 2 (0.88%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.88%) MCP
12 2 (0.88%) MCSA
12 2 (0.88%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.05%) SLA
2 7 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.32%) GDPR
4 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.88%) NCSC
4 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 146 (64.32%) Active Directory
2 140 (61.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (33.48%) Hyper-V
4 33 (14.54%) vSphere
5 22 (9.69%) Virtual Desktop
6 14 (6.17%) Docker
7 9 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (2.64%) Firmware
8 6 (2.64%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (2.64%) XenApp
8 6 (2.64%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.20%) OpenSSH
10 2 (0.88%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (0.88%) pfSense
10 2 (0.88%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 91 (40.09%) vCenter Server
2 64 (28.19%) SCCM
3 49 (21.59%) Microsoft Intune
4 29 (12.78%) EMC NetWorker
5 23 (10.13%) WSUS
6 20 (8.81%) SCOM
7 17 (7.49%) NetBackup
8 13 (5.73%) Nagios
9 12 (5.29%) Terraform
10 11 (4.85%) Ansible
11 9 (3.96%) Kubernetes
12 7 (3.08%) vRealize
13 6 (2.64%) Backup Exec
13 6 (2.64%) ZABBIX
14 5 (2.20%) IBM BigFix
14 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 5 (2.20%) PowerCLI
14 5 (2.20%) SCDPM
15 4 (1.76%) Progress Chef
15 4 (1.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 207 (91.19%) VMware
2 98 (43.17%) Microsoft
3 80 (35.24%) Veeam
4 57 (25.11%) Citrix
5 55 (24.23%) Cisco
6 31 (13.66%) EMC
7 26 (11.45%) Dell
8 24 (10.57%) Extreme Networks
9 23 (10.13%) HP
9 23 (10.13%) Juniper
9 23 (10.13%) SolarWinds
10 19 (8.37%) 3PAR
11 18 (7.93%) Palo Alto
12 17 (7.49%) Oracle
12 17 (7.49%) Symantec
13 16 (7.05%) Aruba
14 12 (5.29%) Globalscape
14 12 (5.29%) NetApp
15 10 (4.41%) Red Hat
16 9 (3.96%) Meraki