The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 42 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.25% 1.36% -
As % of the System Software category 9.68% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+20.56% +5.22%
VMware ESXi
Suffolk

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

System Software Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 24 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.92% 8.14% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 57
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Ipswich

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 17 (100.00%) Web Services
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
1 17 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 17 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 17 (100.00%) KVM
2 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (82.35%) Reverse Proxy
3 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) TCP/IP
3 14 (82.35%) VPN
3 14 (82.35%) DNS
4 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
5 12 (70.59%) Release Management
5 12 (70.59%) DHCP
5 12 (70.59%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco
6 10 (58.82%) CCNP
6 10 (58.82%) CCNA
6 10 (58.82%) MCSE
7 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
7 8 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (29.41%) SaaS
8 5 (29.41%) Puppet

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (29.41%) SaaS
3 3 (17.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (82.35%) TCP/IP
2 14 (82.35%) VPN
2 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Reverse Proxy
3 12 (70.59%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (64.71%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Network Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) UNIX
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Release Management
1 12 (70.59%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (47.06%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 17 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) MCSE
1 10 (58.82%) CCNP
1 10 (58.82%) CCNA
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 17 (100.00%) KVM
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
1 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft