The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 45 26 50
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 6 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.35% 9.79% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 13.64% 44.44% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 4
Average salary £33,500 £44,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
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 Portsmouth region.

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
44 63 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.25% 22.03% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 62
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £40,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £51,918 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VMware ESX
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware