The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 36 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.69% - 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 12.96% - 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £39,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 - £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 - £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.80%
System Software Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
54 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 20.77% 13.96% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 12
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -23.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
Hampshire

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Farnborough

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Farnborough

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) EMC
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) NetApp
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) DMZ
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) VCP5
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (71.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec