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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 296 336 307
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -29
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 131 136 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.65% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 5.30% 4.82% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 116 121 129
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £38,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.80% -5.48%
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
2473 2822 2948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.16% 13.39% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2121 2370 2393
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +15 48 £52,500 +34.61% 4
Buckinghamshire +37 27 £41,000 +24.24%
Surrey +23 24 £55,000 +42.85% 1
Hampshire +17 13 £35,000 -5.40% 1
West Sussex +7 8 £50,000 +19.04%
Kent +10 6 £37,750 -14.92% 2
Oxfordshire -7 5 - -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 233 (100.00%) VMware
2 163 (69.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 152 (65.24%) Windows
4 116 (49.79%) Microsoft
5 102 (43.78%) Active Directory
6 95 (40.77%) Linux
7 87 (37.34%) SAN
8 85 (36.48%) Windows Server
9 83 (35.62%) ITIL
10 74 (31.76%) Firewall
11 66 (28.33%) Cisco
12 65 (27.90%) MS Exchange
13 63 (27.04%) Red Hat
14 59 (25.32%) Finance
15 57 (24.46%) HP
16 54 (23.18%) DNS
17 53 (22.75%) MS Excel
17 53 (22.75%) Citrix
18 48 (20.60%) TCP/IP
19 46 (19.74%) vSphere
20 45 (19.31%) SCCM
21 44 (18.88%) Windows Server 2008
21 44 (18.88%) Data Centre
22 43 (18.45%) DevOps
23 42 (18.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 41 (17.60%) PowerShell
25 39 (16.74%) NetApp
26 38 (16.31%) MySQL
26 38 (16.31%) Clustering
27 37 (15.88%) nginx

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 65 (27.90%) MS Exchange
2 37 (15.88%) nginx
3 34 (14.59%) Apache
4 23 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (8.15%) IIS
6 17 (7.30%) Tomcat
7 13 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (3.86%) JBoss
9 8 (3.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.15%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.72%) CMS
12 2 (0.86%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 53 (22.75%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.58%) MS Office
3 5 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.01%) OpenShift
1 14 (6.01%) SaaS
2 12 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 87 (37.34%) SAN
2 74 (31.76%) Firewall
3 54 (23.18%) DNS
4 48 (20.60%) TCP/IP
5 35 (15.02%) WAN
6 26 (11.16%) VLAN
7 25 (10.73%) LAN
8 23 (9.87%) DHCP
8 23 (9.87%) SMTP
9 22 (9.44%) NAS
10 17 (7.30%) FTP
10 17 (7.30%) SSH
10 17 (7.30%) Telnet
11 12 (5.15%) MPLS
12 10 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (3.43%) VPN
13 8 (3.43%) Wireshark
14 7 (3.00%) BGP
14 7 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (2.58%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.31%) MySQL
2 33 (14.16%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.29%) MariaDB
4 5 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (2.15%) OLAP
4 5 (2.15%) OLTP
4 5 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.15%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.15%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (6.44%) Subversion
2 14 (6.01%) Vagrant
3 6 (2.58%) AQtime
3 6 (2.58%) WebLOAD
4 2 (0.86%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.86%) MSI
4 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (25.32%) Finance
2 17 (7.30%) French Language
3 10 (4.29%) Retail
4 9 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.43%) Publishing
6 6 (2.58%) Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Games
7 3 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 70 (30.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (18.45%) Linux Engineer
2 43 (18.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (13.73%) Support Engineer
4 29 (12.45%) Analyst
4 29 (12.45%) Systems Engineer
5 27 (11.59%) VMware Engineer
6 20 (8.58%) Windows Engineer
7 19 (8.15%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 18 (7.73%) Support Analyst
9 17 (7.30%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 15 (6.44%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (6.44%) IT Analyst
11 14 (6.01%) DevOps Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) IT Support
12 13 (5.58%) Senior DevOps
12 13 (5.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 13 (5.58%) Senior VMware Engineer
13 12 (5.15%) Administrator
14 11 (4.72%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.87%) LAMP
2 20 (8.58%) Web Services
3 17 (7.30%) LEMP Stack
4 12 (5.15%) .NET
5 11 (4.72%) JSON
5 11 (4.72%) SOAP
6 6 (2.58%) MAPI
7 1 (0.43%) COM
7 1 (0.43%) REST
7 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.88%) Data Centre
2 38 (16.31%) Clustering
3 11 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.86%) EMC VNX
6 8 (3.43%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.43%) Smartphone
7 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Licensing
8 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.72%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.29%) BYOD
9 3 (1.29%) Celerra
9 3 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.29%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.29%) Replication
9 3 (1.29%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.29%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (0.86%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (0.86%) EMC VNXe
10 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 152 (65.24%) Windows
2 95 (40.77%) Linux
3 85 (36.48%) Windows Server
4 44 (18.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (15.02%) CentOS
6 34 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (11.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (9.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (9.01%) Windows 7
10 17 (7.30%) Fedora
11 14 (6.01%) Solaris
12 11 (4.72%) Windows 8
13 9 (3.86%) Unix
14 7 (3.00%) Windows 10
15 5 (2.15%) Windows XP
16 4 (1.72%) Debian
17 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
18 1 (0.43%) VMS
18 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (35.62%) ITIL
2 43 (18.45%) DevOps
3 32 (13.73%) Load Balancing
4 25 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (9.01%) Network Design
6 19 (8.15%) Scrum
7 18 (7.73%) Capacity Planning
7 18 (7.73%) Mentoring
8 17 (7.30%) Configuration Management
9 15 (6.44%) Open Source
9 15 (6.44%) Problem Management
9 15 (6.44%) SDLC
10 14 (6.01%) High Availability
10 14 (6.01%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (5.58%) BDD
11 13 (5.58%) Infrastructure Management
11 13 (5.58%) TDD
11 13 (5.58%) Workflow
12 12 (5.15%) Change Management
13 10 (4.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.60%) PowerShell
2 26 (11.16%) Bash Shell
3 24 (10.30%) Java
3 24 (10.30%) Perl
4 20 (8.58%) SQL
5 17 (7.30%) PHP
6 16 (6.87%) Python
7 15 (6.44%) C
8 7 (3.00%) C++
9 6 (2.58%) C#
10 5 (2.15%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.72%) Ruby
12 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (18.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 34 (14.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (11.59%) CCNA
3 27 (11.59%) CCNP
3 27 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (9.87%) RHCE
5 22 (9.44%) Security Cleared
6 18 (7.73%) Degree
7 17 (7.30%) RHCSA
7 17 (7.30%) SC Cleared
8 16 (6.87%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (5.58%) MCITP
10 11 (4.72%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (4.72%) VCAP
11 10 (4.29%) MCP
12 9 (3.86%) CCA
13 8 (3.43%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (3.43%) CTC Cleared
13 8 (3.43%) MOS
14 6 (2.58%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.73%) SLA
2 12 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.72%) HIPAA
3 11 (4.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (3.00%) QA
5 3 (1.29%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.29%) ISO22301
System Software
1 163 (69.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 102 (43.78%) Active Directory
3 46 (19.74%) vSphere
4 33 (14.16%) XenApp
5 29 (12.45%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (11.59%) Hyper-V
7 23 (9.87%) Virtual Servers
8 17 (7.30%) Postfix
8 17 (7.30%) Sendmail
9 16 (6.87%) Docker
9 16 (6.87%) VMware Workstation
10 12 (5.15%) Firmware
10 12 (5.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 10 (4.29%) iptables
12 8 (3.43%) ISA Server
13 7 (3.00%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
14 6 (2.58%) VirtualBox
14 6 (2.58%) VMware Server
15 3 (1.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 45 (19.31%) SCCM
2 29 (12.45%) SCOM
3 26 (11.16%) WSUS
4 25 (10.73%) Backup Exec
5 15 (6.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 15 (6.44%) Nagios
5 15 (6.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 15 (6.44%) vMotion
5 15 (6.44%) yum
6 14 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (6.01%) Puppet
7 11 (4.72%) Kibana
7 11 (4.72%) WMI
8 9 (3.86%) HP Data Protector
8 9 (3.86%) Perfmon
9 7 (3.00%) NetBackup
9 7 (3.00%) Tivoli
9 7 (3.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (2.58%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (2.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 233 (100.00%) VMware
2 116 (49.79%) Microsoft
3 66 (28.33%) Cisco
4 63 (27.04%) Red Hat
5 57 (24.46%) HP
6 53 (22.75%) Citrix
7 39 (16.74%) NetApp
8 33 (14.16%) Oracle
9 30 (12.88%) SolarWinds
10 26 (11.16%) Symantec
11 18 (7.73%) Dell
11 18 (7.73%) IBM
12 17 (7.30%) Veeam
13 16 (6.87%) CheckPoint
14 15 (6.44%) ServiceNow
15 14 (6.01%) Qualys
16 13 (5.58%) Veritas
17 12 (5.15%) EMC
18 8 (3.43%) AppSense
18 8 (3.43%) Google
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