The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 340 335 296
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -39
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 70 141 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.65% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 3.05% 4.83% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 59 126 154
Median salary £46,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
VMware ESX
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2298 2921 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.16% 13.46% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 2498 2526
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in the South East

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in the South East

VMware ESX
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 30 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Surrey -13 16 £45,000 +13.92% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 12 £41,000 +9.33% 1
Hampshire +13 5 £37,500 -40.47%
Oxfordshire +34 4 - -
Kent +7 2 £44,000 -0.84%
West Sussex +16 1 £45,000 +2.85%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 206 (100.00%) VMware
2 145 (70.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 142 (68.93%) Windows
4 105 (50.97%) Microsoft
5 98 (47.57%) Linux
6 87 (42.23%) SAN
7 83 (40.29%) Active Directory
8 70 (33.98%) Firewall
8 70 (33.98%) Windows Server
9 69 (33.50%) Cisco
10 64 (31.07%) ITIL
11 59 (28.64%) MS Exchange
12 58 (28.16%) Red Hat
13 55 (26.70%) Finance
14 52 (25.24%) Citrix
15 46 (22.33%) PowerShell
16 44 (21.36%) MS Excel
16 44 (21.36%) TCP/IP
17 42 (20.39%) DNS
18 41 (19.90%) Windows Server 2008
19 37 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
20 36 (17.48%) SQL Server
20 36 (17.48%) XenApp
21 35 (16.99%) MySQL
21 35 (16.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 34 (16.50%) HP
23 33 (16.02%) WAN
23 33 (16.02%) NetApp
23 33 (16.02%) CentOS
23 33 (16.02%) DevOps

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (28.64%) MS Exchange
2 30 (14.56%) nginx
3 26 (12.62%) Apache
4 17 (8.25%) IIS
5 15 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (6.80%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.43%) JBoss
10 4 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.94%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.46%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.97%) CMS
13 1 (0.49%) SAS
13 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (21.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.31%) MS Office
3 5 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (4.85%) SaaS
2 9 (4.37%) OpenShift
3 5 (2.43%) Office 365
4 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (42.23%) SAN
2 70 (33.98%) Firewall
3 44 (21.36%) TCP/IP
4 42 (20.39%) DNS
5 33 (16.02%) WAN
6 27 (13.11%) LAN
7 18 (8.74%) NAS
7 18 (8.74%) VLAN
8 17 (8.25%) DHCP
8 17 (8.25%) SMTP
9 16 (7.77%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (7.77%) VPN
10 14 (6.80%) FTP
10 14 (6.80%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (6.80%) SSH
10 14 (6.80%) Telnet
11 11 (5.34%) MPLS
11 11 (5.34%) SSL
12 5 (2.43%) Wireshark
13 4 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.99%) MySQL
3 10 (4.85%) MariaDB
4 5 (2.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (2.43%) OLAP
4 5 (2.43%) OLTP
4 5 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.43%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.85%) Vagrant
2 9 (4.37%) Subversion
3 4 (1.94%) LoadRunner
3 4 (1.94%) WebLOAD
4 3 (1.46%) AQtime
4 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.97%) MSI
General
1 55 (26.70%) Finance
2 14 (6.80%) French Language
3 8 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.91%) Banking
5 5 (2.43%) Publishing
5 5 (2.43%) Retail
6 2 (0.97%) Games
6 2 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (33.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (21.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 43 (20.87%) Linux Engineer
4 32 (15.53%) VMware Engineer
5 31 (15.05%) Support Engineer
6 25 (12.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 24 (11.65%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (9.22%) Analyst
9 17 (8.25%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 17 (8.25%) Windows Engineer
10 15 (7.28%) Architect
11 14 (6.80%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 14 (6.80%) Senior Support Engineer
12 13 (6.31%) Security Architect
13 12 (5.83%) Storage Engineer
13 12 (5.83%) VMware Support Engineer
13 12 (5.83%) Wintel Engineer
13 12 (5.83%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (5.34%) Report Analyst
15 10 (4.85%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.71%) LAMP
2 16 (7.77%) Web Services
3 14 (6.80%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (4.85%) JSON
5 9 (4.37%) SOAP
6 5 (2.43%) .NET
7 3 (1.46%) MAPI
8 1 (0.49%) COM
8 1 (0.49%) REST
8 1 (0.49%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.49%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.53%) Data Centre
2 31 (15.05%) Clustering
3 19 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.43%) Microsoft Licensing
8 4 (1.94%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.94%) Replication
8 4 (1.94%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.97%) BYOD
10 2 (0.97%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.97%) NHS
10 2 (0.97%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.49%) CESG
11 1 (0.49%) PKI
11 1 (0.49%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 142 (68.93%) Windows
2 98 (47.57%) Linux
3 70 (33.98%) Windows Server
4 41 (19.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (16.02%) CentOS
6 30 (14.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (11.65%) Unix
9 21 (10.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (9.22%) Solaris
11 14 (6.80%) Fedora
12 11 (5.34%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.94%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.46%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.97%) Debian
15 2 (0.97%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (31.07%) ITIL
2 33 (16.02%) DevOps
3 26 (12.62%) High Availability
4 24 (11.65%) Load Balancing
5 17 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (7.77%) Network Design
7 15 (7.28%) Information Security
7 15 (7.28%) Problem Management
7 15 (7.28%) Scrum
8 14 (6.80%) Change Management
8 14 (6.80%) Security Architecture
8 14 (6.80%) Security Patching
9 13 (6.31%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (5.34%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (5.34%) Configuration Management
10 11 (5.34%) ITIL V3
10 11 (5.34%) Patch Management
10 11 (5.34%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (4.85%) Security Hardening
11 10 (4.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.33%) PowerShell
2 26 (12.62%) Perl
3 24 (11.65%) SQL
4 20 (9.71%) Bash Shell
5 14 (6.80%) PHP
6 13 (6.31%) Python
7 9 (4.37%) C
7 9 (4.37%) Java
8 5 (2.43%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.46%) C#
9 3 (1.46%) C++
10 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (16.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (12.14%) CCNA
3 25 (12.14%) CCNP
3 25 (12.14%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (10.68%) RHCE
5 18 (8.74%) MCITP
6 17 (8.25%) Security Cleared
7 14 (6.80%) RHCSA
8 13 (6.31%) Degree
9 11 (5.34%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (5.34%) SC Cleared
9 11 (5.34%) VCAP
10 9 (4.37%) CCA
11 6 (2.91%) MCSE
11 6 (2.91%) SCSA
11 6 (2.91%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.43%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (2.43%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.37%) HIPAA
2 9 (4.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.40%) SLA
4 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.97%) ISO22301
System Software
1 145 (70.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (40.29%) Active Directory
3 36 (17.48%) XenApp
4 31 (15.05%) vSphere
5 22 (10.68%) Virtual Servers
6 21 (10.19%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (9.71%) Hyper-V
8 14 (6.80%) Postfix
8 14 (6.80%) Sendmail
9 13 (6.31%) Docker
10 12 (5.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 10 (4.85%) iptables
12 8 (3.88%) Firmware
12 8 (3.88%) VMware Server
12 8 (3.88%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (3.40%) ISA Server
14 6 (2.91%) Forefront TMG
15 5 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
16 4 (1.94%) VirtualBox
17 2 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (15.53%) SCCM
2 28 (13.59%) SCOM
3 15 (7.28%) WSUS
4 14 (6.80%) Backup Exec
4 14 (6.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 10 (4.85%) Nagios
5 10 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (4.85%) Puppet
5 10 (4.85%) vMotion
6 9 (4.37%) Kibana
6 9 (4.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 9 (4.37%) WMI
6 9 (4.37%) yum
7 7 (3.40%) NetBackup
8 6 (2.91%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (2.91%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (2.43%) Perfmon
10 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (1.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 206 (100.00%) VMware
2 105 (50.97%) Microsoft
3 69 (33.50%) Cisco
4 58 (28.16%) Red Hat
5 52 (25.24%) Citrix
6 34 (16.50%) HP
7 33 (16.02%) NetApp
8 26 (12.62%) CheckPoint
9 25 (12.14%) Oracle
9 25 (12.14%) SolarWinds
10 17 (8.25%) Palo Alto
10 17 (8.25%) Symantec
11 13 (6.31%) IBM
11 13 (6.31%) ServiceNow
12 11 (5.34%) Imperva
12 11 (5.34%) LogLogic
12 11 (5.34%) Veeam
13 10 (4.85%) Dell
14 9 (4.37%) Qualys
15 8 (3.88%) Veritas
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