Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 72 57
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 27 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.76% 2.21% 4.21%
As % of the System Software category 16.98% 23.96% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 11
Watford median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £29,489 £26,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £47,325 £43,750 £78,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £51,250 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.59% +21.43% -26.32%

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 159 96 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 16.27% 9.22% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 114 70 113
Watford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,350 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
1 27 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 25 (92.59%) Skype for Business
2 25 (92.59%) Office 365
2 25 (92.59%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) ITIL
2 25 (92.59%) DHCP
2 25 (92.59%) VPN
2 25 (92.59%) DNS
3 24 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
4 22 (81.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (81.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (77.78%) Firewall
6 20 (74.07%) Microsoft Office
6 20 (74.07%) Terminal Services
6 20 (74.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (74.07%) Mentoring
6 20 (74.07%) Skype
6 20 (74.07%) Remote Desktop
7 19 (70.37%) Data Centre
8 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
9 15 (55.56%) LAN
9 15 (55.56%) WAN
9 15 (55.56%) VLAN
10 14 (51.85%) WSUS
10 14 (51.85%) Retail
10 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003

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 25 (92.59%) Skype for Business
2 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (92.59%) Office 365
2 14 (51.85%) PaaS
3 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (18.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) DHCP
1 25 (92.59%) DNS
1 25 (92.59%) VPN
2 21 (77.78%) Firewall
3 20 (74.07%) Remote Desktop
3 20 (74.07%) Skype
4 15 (55.56%) LAN
4 15 (55.56%) VLAN
4 15 (55.56%) WAN
5 14 (51.85%) ISDN
5 14 (51.85%) MPLS
5 14 (51.85%) PBX
5 14 (51.85%) VoIP
6 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) SAN
8 5 (18.52%) Unified Communications
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon RDS
General
1 14 (51.85%) Retail
2 13 (48.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 17 (62.96%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (59.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 16 (59.26%) Support Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (37.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (37.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 10 (37.04%) Infrastructure Support
5 10 (37.04%) Office 365 Engineer
6 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 8 (29.63%) Active Directory Engineer
7 8 (29.63%) Active Directory Support
7 8 (29.63%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 8 (29.63%) Analyst
7 8 (29.63%) Support Analyst
8 6 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (22.22%) Desktop Support
8 6 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Handset
3 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 25 (92.59%) Linux
3 22 (81.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (81.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (74.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (22.22%) CentOS
6 6 (22.22%) Mac OS
6 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
7 5 (18.52%) Mac OS X
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) ITIL
2 20 (74.07%) Mentoring
3 14 (51.85%) Coaching
3 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
4 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 6 (22.22%) Information Security
4 6 (22.22%) Proactive Management
4 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 5 (18.52%) DNA
5 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (18.52%) Web Filtering
6 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (74.07%) Terminal Services
4 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
5 6 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (7.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) WSUS
2 6 (22.22%) vCenter Server
3 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) Dell
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 5 (18.52%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) NetApp
5 5 (18.52%) Veeam
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) Meraki
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint