The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 183 151 145
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 23 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 0.94% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 3.72% 5.65% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 35
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,052 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
VMware ESX
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
619 655 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.54% 16.63% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 533 555 552
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 £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 August 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 -6 19 £43,000 +1.17%
Andover - 4 £36,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (75.51%) Windows
3 34 (69.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (44.90%) Clustering
6 21 (42.86%) Symantec
7 20 (40.82%) Intel
7 20 (40.82%) Citrix
7 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
7 20 (40.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 19 (38.78%) ITIL
8 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
9 16 (32.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
9 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (32.65%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (30.61%) XenApp
10 15 (30.61%) HP
10 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
10 15 (30.61%) IBM
10 15 (30.61%) DNS
10 15 (30.61%) DHCP
11 14 (28.57%) Windows 2000
11 14 (28.57%) Internet
11 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
12 13 (26.53%) Back Office
12 13 (26.53%) Tivoli
12 13 (26.53%) Windows XP
12 13 (26.53%) SLA
12 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.04%) Apache
6 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) DNS
1 15 (30.61%) DHCP
2 14 (28.57%) Internet
3 12 (24.49%) SAN
4 9 (18.37%) Firewall
4 9 (18.37%) NAS
5 4 (8.16%) LAN
6 3 (6.12%) FCoE
6 3 (6.12%) WAN
7 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.04%) VPN
8 1 (2.04%) LDAP
8 1 (2.04%) DMZ
8 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.04%) VLAN
8 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (26.53%) Back Office
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 10 (20.41%) Administrator
2 10 (20.41%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.20%) Server Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Server Support
7 1 (2.04%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
1 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Clustering
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Replication
4 3 (6.12%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.04%) Firmware
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 34 (69.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (28.57%) Windows 2000
4 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 13 (26.53%) Windows XP
5 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.24%) Linux
7 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.12%) Solaris
9 2 (4.08%) SUSE
9 2 (4.08%) VMS
10 1 (2.04%) UNIX
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) ITIL
2 12 (24.49%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.04%) MODAF
5 1 (2.04%) Release Management
5 1 (2.04%) CMMI
5 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.04%) Information Security
5 1 (2.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 10 (20.41%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.12%) NCDA
6 3 (6.12%) NCIE
6 3 (6.12%) CCNA
6 3 (6.12%) MCSE
6 3 (6.12%) MCP
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (32.65%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (30.61%) XenApp
4 12 (24.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (10.20%) VMware Server
6 4 (8.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (6.12%) SRDF
7 3 (6.12%) NFS
7 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.12%) vSphere
8 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 16 (32.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (26.53%) Tivoli
4 11 (22.45%) SCOM
5 10 (20.41%) HP SIM
6 9 (18.37%) NetBackup
6 9 (18.37%) SCCM
7 3 (6.12%) Legato
8 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
8 1 (2.04%) Check_MK
8 1 (2.04%) Icinga
8 1 (2.04%) Nagios
8 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (42.86%) Symantec
3 20 (40.82%) Intel
3 20 (40.82%) Citrix
3 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.61%) HP
4 15 (30.61%) IBM
5 10 (20.41%) EMC
6 6 (12.24%) NetApp
7 4 (8.16%) Brocade
7 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.08%) CA
8 2 (4.08%) Juniper
8 2 (4.08%) Veritas
8 2 (4.08%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.04%) Cisco
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle
9 1 (2.04%) CommVault
9 1 (2.04%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.04%) Fujitsu