Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 67 83
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 17 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.90% 2.46% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 14.78% 28.09% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 2
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -19.44%
10th Percentile £32,700 £26,500 £32,875
90th Percentile £47,400 £43,750 £38,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +47.06% +21.43% -22.22%

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 Watford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 115 89 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.85% 8.74% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 82 66 74
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,025 £22,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,125 £60,875
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Watford

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Watford

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Watford over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
3 14 (82.35%) Skype for Business
3 14 (82.35%) Office 365
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) ITIL
3 14 (82.35%) DHCP
3 14 (82.35%) VPN
3 14 (82.35%) DNS
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) Firewall
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (58.82%) Mentoring
6 10 (58.82%) Skype
6 10 (58.82%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
6 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (58.82%) Terminal Services
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (47.06%) Information Security
7 8 (47.06%) vSphere
7 8 (47.06%) vCenter Server
8 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
9 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (35.29%) DNA
9 6 (35.29%) Red Hat

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring 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 14 (82.35%) Skype for Business
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Office 365
2 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (23.53%) Mimecast
3 4 (23.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) DHCP
1 14 (82.35%) DNS
1 14 (82.35%) VPN
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Remote Desktop
3 10 (58.82%) Skype
4 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
5 5 (29.41%) SAN
5 5 (29.41%) VLAN
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) ISDN
6 4 (23.53%) MPLS
6 4 (23.53%) PBX
6 4 (23.53%) Unified Communications
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (23.53%) Games
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Support Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (41.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Desktop Support
4 6 (35.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (35.29%) Handset
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
2 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (35.29%) CentOS
5 6 (35.29%) Mac OS
5 6 (35.29%) Ubuntu
6 4 (23.53%) Mac OS X
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Mentoring
3 8 (47.06%) Information Security
4 6 (35.29%) DNA
4 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
4 6 (35.29%) Proactive Management
4 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
5 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
6 4 (23.53%) Coaching
6 4 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (23.53%) Web Filtering
7 2 (11.76%) ISMS
7 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Security Management
7 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
7 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
8 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Terminal Services
3 8 (47.06%) vSphere
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) vCenter Server
2 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
2 4 (23.53%) WSUS
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) Dell
5 4 (23.53%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) NetApp
5 4 (23.53%) Veeam
6 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Sophos
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (5.88%) EMC
7 1 (5.88%) Meraki