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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 53 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.32% 0.13% 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 10.53% 0.88% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £22,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
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
57 114 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.50% 14.94% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 77 59
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £97,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) OSCP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (37.50%) vMotion
4 3 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) IPv6
4 3 (37.50%) CCIE
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Ethernet

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) IPv6
3 3 (37.50%) DWDM
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) IPsec
3 3 (37.50%) SSH
3 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCIE
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (37.50%) CCSE
1 3 (37.50%) CCDE
1 3 (37.50%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) vMotion
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) BT
3 3 (37.50%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam