The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 71 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.57% 2.05% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 7.89% 8.14% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +32.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
VMware ESXi
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
76 86 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.90% 25.22% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 76 81 55
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
1 21 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 20 (95.24%) Problem Management
2 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
3 19 (90.48%) Windows 2000
3 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (90.48%) Internet
3 19 (90.48%) VMware ESX
3 19 (90.48%) Clustering
3 19 (90.48%) Intel
3 19 (90.48%) Citrix
3 19 (90.48%) Back Office
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (90.48%) XenApp
4 18 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 18 (85.71%) Maximo
4 18 (85.71%) Tivoli
4 18 (85.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 18 (85.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 18 (85.71%) Symantec
4 18 (85.71%) IBM
5 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.52%) Electronics
6 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Business Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (90.48%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 19 (90.48%) Windows 2000
2 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.52%) Workflow
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
2 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.52%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) VMware ESX
1 19 (90.48%) XenApp
2 18 (85.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 18 (85.71%) Tivoli
1 18 (85.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Intel
2 19 (90.48%) Citrix
3 18 (85.71%) Symantec
3 18 (85.71%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco