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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 39 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.35% 2.58% 1.37%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 12.90% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 5
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
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
42 93 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.09% 19.96% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38 90 46
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 July 2015, 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%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (90.48%) Internet
3 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
3 19 (90.48%) Windows 2000
3 19 (90.48%) VMware ESX
3 19 (90.48%) Clustering
3 19 (90.48%) Back Office
3 19 (90.48%) Windows 7
3 19 (90.48%) XenApp
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (61.90%) VBScript
5 13 (61.90%) VB
6 7 (33.33%) Intel
7 6 (28.57%) IBM
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
7 6 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (28.57%) Symantec
7 6 (28.57%) Maximo
7 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
7 6 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
9 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Juju
General
1 19 (90.48%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 13 (61.90%) Server Specialist
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
1 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (90.48%) Windows 2000
2 19 (90.48%) Windows XP
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (90.48%) Windows 7
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Scientific Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
2 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (4.76%) Signal Processing
2 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (4.76%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
2 1 (4.76%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) UML
2 1 (4.76%) Service Management
2 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) VBScript
1 13 (61.90%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) CCA
1 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) VMware ESX
1 19 (90.48%) XenApp
2 6 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 6 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.76%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix
3 7 (33.33%) Intel
4 6 (28.57%) Symantec
4 6 (28.57%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) CA
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
5 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics