The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 164 160 164
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 26 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.66% 0.86% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category 4.20% 5.66% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 29
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
619 601 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.62% 15.28% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 524 511 418
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,550 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth -5 20 £43,000 +1.17%
Andover -2 5 £36,000 -
Basingstoke -10 1 - - 1
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (81.48%) Windows
3 37 (68.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (48.15%) Symantec
6 25 (46.30%) Citrix
7 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 24 (44.44%) Clustering
7 24 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (44.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 22 (40.74%) Intel
9 21 (38.89%) ITIL
10 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
10 20 (37.04%) Internet
10 20 (37.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 19 (35.19%) IBM
11 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
11 19 (35.19%) DHCP
11 19 (35.19%) DNS
11 19 (35.19%) XenApp
12 18 (33.33%) Windows 2000
12 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
13 17 (31.48%) Windows XP
13 17 (31.48%) Tivoli
13 17 (31.48%) SAN
13 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (31.48%) Back Office
14 16 (29.63%) Maximo
14 16 (29.63%) Problem Management
14 16 (29.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.41%) IIS
6 3 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.85%) Apache
7 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) Internet
2 19 (35.19%) DHCP
2 19 (35.19%) DNS
3 17 (31.48%) SAN
4 10 (18.52%) Firewall
4 10 (18.52%) NAS
5 8 (14.81%) LAN
6 7 (12.96%) WAN
7 5 (9.26%) VPN
7 5 (9.26%) VLAN
8 4 (7.41%) FCoE
9 3 (5.56%) DMZ
10 2 (3.70%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.85%) LDAP
11 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 17 (31.48%) Back Office
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 10 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (9.26%) Support Specialist
3 5 (9.26%) Server Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Server Support
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 1 (1.85%) Wintel Specialist
7 1 (1.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) Clustering
2 7 (12.96%) Replication
3 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.41%) CLARiiON
5 3 (5.56%) iPad
5 3 (5.56%) Firmware
5 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 37 (68.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (33.33%) Windows 2000
4 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 17 (31.48%) Windows XP
6 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (14.81%) Linux
8 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (5.56%) Solaris
10 2 (3.70%) SUSE
10 2 (3.70%) VMS
11 1 (1.85%) UNIX
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) ITIL
2 16 (29.63%) Problem Management
3 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
4 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.56%) Customer Insight
5 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.56%) Release Management
5 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.56%) Information Security
5 3 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (1.85%) MODAF
6 1 (1.85%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.81%) DV Cleared
4 7 (12.96%) CCNA
4 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.41%) MCSE
6 4 (7.41%) NCDA
6 4 (7.41%) NCIE
7 3 (5.56%) MCP
8 1 (1.85%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 24 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (35.19%) XenApp
3 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (29.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (12.96%) vSphere
6 6 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (9.26%) VMware Server
7 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
8 4 (7.41%) NFS
8 4 (7.41%) SRDF
9 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 20 (37.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 17 (31.48%) Tivoli
4 10 (18.52%) NetBackup
5 9 (16.67%) SCCM
5 9 (16.67%) SCOM
6 8 (14.81%) HP SIM
7 4 (7.41%) Legato
8 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.70%) Nagios
8 2 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (48.15%) Symantec
3 25 (46.30%) Citrix
4 22 (40.74%) Intel
5 19 (35.19%) IBM
5 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
6 15 (27.78%) EMC
7 13 (24.07%) HP
8 11 (20.37%) NetApp
9 5 (9.26%) Brocade
10 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.70%) Veritas
11 2 (3.70%) Juniper
11 2 (3.70%) CA
11 2 (3.70%) CommVault
12 1 (1.85%) Hitachi
12 1 (1.85%) Cisco
12 1 (1.85%) Oracle
12 1 (1.85%) Fujitsu
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago