The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 47 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.98% - 3.01%
As % of the System Software category 7.19% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 5
Average salary £49,000 - £28,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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 Farnborough region.

System Software Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
153 50 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 41.46% 21.83% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 143 49 35
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
1 21 (100.00%) vSphere
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 18 (85.71%) CCNA
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (71.43%) EMC
3 15 (71.43%) SAN
3 15 (71.43%) EMC VNX
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (57.14%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 11 (52.38%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) MCSE
6 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
6 8 (38.10%) SAS
6 8 (38.10%) LAN
6 8 (38.10%) WAN
6 8 (38.10%) DHCP
6 8 (38.10%) VPN
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) Internet
6 8 (38.10%) Blackberry
6 8 (38.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (38.10%) SAS
2 8 (38.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (19.05%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) SAN
2 12 (57.14%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (38.10%) VLAN
3 8 (38.10%) Internet
3 8 (38.10%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) WAN
3 8 (38.10%) DHCP
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 8 (38.10%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
4 4 (19.05%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) IT Support
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) EMC VNX
2 8 (38.10%) iPhone
2 8 (38.10%) iPad
2 8 (38.10%) Blackberry
2 8 (38.10%) Replication
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
2 8 (38.10%) Business Continuity
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) Data Management
3 4 (19.05%) Release Management
3 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CCNA
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (38.10%) MCSE
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) vSphere
2 12 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (19.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (19.05%) Firmware
4 4 (19.05%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) FortiGate
1 4 (19.05%) Check_MK
1 4 (19.05%) Icinga
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) EMC
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) CommVault
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft