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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 46 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 16 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.52% 3.10% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 21.33% 13.43% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 1
Average salary £44,750 £44,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.56% -19.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
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
75 67 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.19% 23.10% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 57 41
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -11.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (69.23%) Clustering
4 17 (65.38%) Internet
5 14 (53.85%) Citrix
5 14 (53.85%) Windows XP
5 14 (53.85%) XenApp
6 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (50.00%) Problem Management
7 12 (46.15%) Back Office
7 12 (46.15%) Windows 2000
7 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
7 12 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (34.62%) IBM
9 8 (30.77%) Tivoli
9 8 (30.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 8 (30.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (30.77%) Symantec
9 8 (30.77%) Intel
9 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
9 8 (30.77%) ITIL
9 8 (30.77%) Maximo
9 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 7 (26.92%) vSphere
10 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (19.23%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) Internet
2 7 (26.92%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) NAS
4 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
4 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (46.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (23.08%) Team Leader
3 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Server Specialist
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
1 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2003
1 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 12 (46.15%) Windows 2000
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) SUSE
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX
5 1 (3.85%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) VBScript
1 4 (15.38%) VB
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) MCP
2 6 (23.08%) MCSE
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCA
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) XenApp
2 12 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (30.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (26.92%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.69%) XenServer
5 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Tivoli
1 8 (30.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 8 (30.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (26.92%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
3 2 (7.69%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Citrix
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) IBM
5 8 (30.77%) Intel
5 8 (30.77%) Symantec
6 6 (23.08%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) AppSense
8 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago