The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 70 67
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.76% 1.53%
As % of the System Software category - 5.00% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
VMware ESX
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

System Software Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
115 100 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.54% 15.17% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 85 65 81
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Basingstoke

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CMMI
2 1 (25.00%) MODAF
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle