The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 61 58 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.54% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the System Software category 6.38% 4.26% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £40,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% -4.76%  

VMware ESX 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 Watford with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 47 47 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 8.53% 8.22% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 72
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX in Watford

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Watford

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Watford region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) ISDN
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) PBX
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) PaaS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
1 8 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) ISDN
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) MPLS
1 8 (100.00%) PBX
1 8 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory Support
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Support
2 5 (62.50%) Server Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Server Support
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server Support
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Coaching
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago