The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi 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 ESXi
Rank 161 175 184
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 31 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.86% 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 5.50% 3.02% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 9
Average salary £49,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £43,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +26.47%
VMware ESXi
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
564 630 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.71% 15.94% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 473 538 531
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Farnborough - 18 £50,000 -
Portsmouth +9 5 £48,000 +12.94%
Basingstoke - 5 £44,000 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 54 (94.74%) Windows
2 53 (92.98%) VMware
3 39 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (64.91%) VMware ESX
5 32 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (50.88%) Citrix
7 28 (49.12%) Active Directory
8 26 (45.61%) ITIL
8 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
8 26 (45.61%) vSphere
9 25 (43.86%) Internet
9 25 (43.86%) SAN
10 24 (42.11%) DNS
10 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
11 23 (40.35%) EMC
12 22 (38.60%) Exchange Server 2010
13 21 (36.84%) Windows 7
13 21 (36.84%) XenApp
13 21 (36.84%) Clustering
14 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (33.33%) EMC VNX
15 19 (33.33%) VPN
15 19 (33.33%) DHCP
16 18 (31.58%) WAN
16 18 (31.58%) LAN
16 18 (31.58%) Windows XP
16 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (31.58%) Fibre Channel
17 17 (29.82%) Business Continuity

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 22 (38.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (29.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (21.05%) SAS
5 7 (12.28%) IIS
6 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.51%) MS Project Server
6 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.51%) Lync
6 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) SAN
1 25 (43.86%) Internet
2 24 (42.11%) DNS
3 19 (33.33%) DHCP
3 19 (33.33%) VPN
4 18 (31.58%) LAN
4 18 (31.58%) WAN
4 18 (31.58%) Fibre Channel
5 17 (29.82%) Firewall
5 17 (29.82%) VLAN
6 7 (12.28%) IP Telephony
7 6 (10.53%) Network Security
8 4 (7.02%) SSH
8 4 (7.02%) DMZ
9 3 (5.26%) SMTP
9 3 (5.26%) VoIP
9 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.51%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) Juju
General
1 16 (28.07%) Back Office
2 12 (21.05%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Legal
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 14 (24.56%) Support Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Server Specialist
3 11 (19.30%) Windows Server Specialist
4 10 (17.54%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 10 (17.54%) Support Specialist
4 10 (17.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Technical Support
6 7 (12.28%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) SAN Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Support Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Technical Support
10 2 (3.51%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) CSS
1 1 (1.75%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Clustering
2 19 (33.33%) EMC VNX
3 14 (24.56%) Blackberry
4 12 (21.05%) Replication
5 9 (15.79%) iPhone
5 9 (15.79%) iPad
5 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (94.74%) Windows
2 39 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (56.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (36.84%) Windows 7
5 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (31.58%) Windows XP
7 16 (28.07%) Windows 2000
8 7 (12.28%) Linux
9 5 (8.77%) UNIX
10 2 (3.51%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.75%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (1.75%) CentOS
11 1 (1.75%) AIX
11 1 (1.75%) Solaris
11 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) ITIL
2 17 (29.82%) Business Continuity
3 11 (19.30%) Information Security
4 10 (17.54%) Release Management
5 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.28%) Change Management
6 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
7 6 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
9 4 (7.02%) Data Management
10 3 (5.26%) BCP
10 3 (5.26%) Service Management
10 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
10 3 (5.26%) Load Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) VBScript
2 11 (19.30%) VB
3 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (28.07%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (28.07%) CCNA
2 14 (24.56%) MCSE
3 12 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) CCA
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (64.91%) VMware ESX
2 28 (49.12%) Active Directory
3 26 (45.61%) vSphere
4 21 (36.84%) XenApp
5 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (17.54%) Firmware
7 7 (12.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (8.77%) NFS
8 5 (8.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (7.02%) Terminal Server
9 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Tivoli
1 5 (8.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (8.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (7.02%) Check_MK
2 4 (7.02%) Icinga
2 4 (7.02%) FortiGate
2 4 (7.02%) WSUS
3 2 (3.51%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 53 (92.98%) VMware
2 29 (50.88%) Citrix
3 23 (40.35%) EMC
4 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 8 (14.04%) CommVault
6 6 (10.53%) Cisco
6 6 (10.53%) Intel
7 5 (8.77%) IBM
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle
7 5 (8.77%) Symantec
8 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.51%) F5
8 2 (3.51%) Splunk
8 2 (3.51%) Lumension
8 2 (3.51%) AppDynamics
8 2 (3.51%) HP
8 2 (3.51%) Dell
8 2 (3.51%) CA
8 2 (3.51%) Borland