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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 342 326 344
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 93 144 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.69% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 3.69% 5.13% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 81 129 130
Median salary £42,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.61% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
2518 2808 2832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.79% 13.48% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2182 2339 2335
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 40 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey +15 22 £40,000 -17.94%
Hampshire -27 11 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Kent +1 7 £40,000 -9.85%
Buckinghamshire +29 6 £27,250 +21.11%
Oxfordshire -10 3 - -
West Sussex -10 3 £30,000 -29.41% 1
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 229 (100.00%) VMware
2 161 (70.31%) Windows
3 148 (64.63%) Active Directory
4 138 (60.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 136 (59.39%) Microsoft
6 118 (51.53%) Windows Server
7 86 (37.55%) Firewall
8 82 (35.81%) SAN
9 81 (35.37%) ITIL
10 76 (33.19%) vSphere
11 74 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 72 (31.44%) Cisco
13 64 (27.95%) MS Exchange
13 64 (27.95%) VMware ESXi
14 63 (27.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 61 (26.64%) HP
16 57 (24.89%) Linux
16 57 (24.89%) EMC
17 56 (24.45%) Finance
18 52 (22.71%) SQL Server
18 52 (22.71%) Exchange Server 2010
19 51 (22.27%) MS Excel
20 50 (21.83%) Hyper-V
21 49 (21.40%) NAS
21 49 (21.40%) Citrix
22 47 (20.52%) SQL
23 46 (20.09%) Exchange Server 2013
24 44 (19.21%) Data Centre
25 43 (18.78%) SCCM
25 43 (18.78%) Windows Server 2003

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 64 (27.95%) MS Exchange
2 52 (22.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (20.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (14.85%) IIS
5 21 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.49%) Apache
7 7 (3.06%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.62%) nginx
9 5 (2.18%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.75%) JBoss
11 3 (1.31%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.87%) CMS
12 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.87%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.87%) SAS
13 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 51 (22.27%) MS Excel
2 30 (13.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.68%) OpenShift
2 13 (5.68%) SaaS
3 6 (2.62%) Office 365
4 5 (2.18%) IaaS
5 4 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.87%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (37.55%) Firewall
2 82 (35.81%) SAN
3 49 (21.40%) NAS
4 41 (17.90%) DNS
5 33 (14.41%) WAN
6 31 (13.54%) LAN
7 20 (8.73%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (8.73%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (8.73%) DHCP
7 20 (8.73%) TCP/IP
8 18 (7.86%) SMTP
9 13 (5.68%) Fibre Channel
9 13 (5.68%) iSCSI
10 12 (5.24%) IMAP
10 12 (5.24%) VPN
10 12 (5.24%) Wireshark
11 11 (4.80%) VLAN
12 5 (2.18%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (2.18%) LTE
12 5 (2.18%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (3.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (3.06%) Power BI
4 7 (3.06%) PowerPivot
4 7 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.62%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.87%) MySQL
8 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (5.24%) AQtime
1 12 (5.24%) WebLOAD
2 5 (2.18%) Subversion
3 4 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 56 (24.45%) Finance
2 15 (6.55%) Retail
3 13 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.62%) Electronics
5 4 (1.75%) Law
6 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.31%) Publishing
7 2 (0.87%) French Language
7 2 (0.87%) Games
7 2 (0.87%) Legal
7 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (30.13%) Support Engineer
2 48 (20.96%) VMware Engineer
3 43 (18.78%) 3rd Line Support
4 35 (15.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 31 (13.54%) Technical Support
5 31 (13.54%) VMware Support Engineer
6 26 (11.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 26 (11.35%) Analyst
7 25 (10.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 25 (10.92%) Support Analyst
8 24 (10.48%) Exchange Support
9 23 (10.04%) Exchange Engineer
9 23 (10.04%) Technical Engineer
10 21 (9.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (8.73%) Technical Support Engineer
12 18 (7.86%) Architect
13 17 (7.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (6.55%) 2nd Line Support
14 15 (6.55%) 3rd Line Technical Support
15 14 (6.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.61%) .NET
2 12 (5.24%) MAPI
3 8 (3.49%) Web Services
4 7 (3.06%) MDX
5 4 (1.75%) Middleware
5 4 (1.75%) Sass
6 2 (0.87%) EDI
6 2 (0.87%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.87%) JMS
6 2 (0.87%) JSON
6 2 (0.87%) LAMP
6 2 (0.87%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.87%) SOAP
6 2 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.21%) Data Centre
2 40 (17.47%) EMC VNX
3 20 (8.73%) Clustering
4 19 (8.30%) EMC VMAX
5 17 (7.42%) EMC VNXe
6 16 (6.99%) Computer Science
7 12 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.93%) Smartphone
9 8 (3.49%) HP Storage
10 7 (3.06%) Fat Client
10 7 (3.06%) Thin Client
10 7 (3.06%) VCE vBlock
11 6 (2.62%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (2.62%) EqualLogic
11 6 (2.62%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (2.18%) Replication
13 4 (1.75%) Cybercrime
13 4 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 4 (1.75%) NHS
14 3 (1.31%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 161 (70.31%) Windows
2 118 (51.53%) Windows Server
3 74 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (27.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (24.89%) Linux
6 43 (18.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (8.73%) Windows 7
8 14 (6.11%) Windows XP
9 13 (5.68%) Unix
9 13 (5.68%) Windows 8
10 10 (4.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.18%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.75%) CentOS
12 4 (1.75%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.31%) Solaris
14 2 (0.87%) Fedora
14 2 (0.87%) SUSE
15 1 (0.44%) Debian
15 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.37%) ITIL
2 31 (13.54%) Capacity Planning
3 26 (11.35%) Mentoring
4 23 (10.04%) Change Management
5 20 (8.73%) Service Management
6 18 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (7.86%) Presales
6 18 (7.86%) Project Management
7 17 (7.42%) Infrastructure Management
7 17 (7.42%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (5.68%) High Availability
8 13 (5.68%) PRINCE2
8 13 (5.68%) Service Delivery
9 12 (5.24%) Benchmarking
9 12 (5.24%) DevOps
9 12 (5.24%) Performance Engineering
10 11 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (4.37%) Problem Management
12 9 (3.93%) Load Balancing
12 9 (3.93%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.52%) SQL
2 33 (14.41%) Java
3 32 (13.97%) PowerShell
4 24 (10.48%) Python
5 22 (9.61%) Perl
6 20 (8.73%) Ruby
7 13 (5.68%) C++
8 12 (5.24%) C#
9 9 (3.93%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.49%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 7 (3.06%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.06%) VBScript
12 5 (2.18%) C
13 2 (0.87%) Korn
13 2 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (15.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (11.79%) Degree
3 23 (10.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (9.17%) MCSE
5 18 (7.86%) Security Cleared
6 16 (6.99%) MCP
7 14 (6.11%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (5.68%) MCITP
8 13 (5.68%) VCP5
9 10 (4.37%) SC Cleared
10 9 (3.93%) MOS
11 8 (3.49%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (1.31%) CCNA
12 3 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (1.31%) MCSA
12 3 (1.31%) RHCE
13 2 (0.87%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.87%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (17.90%) SLA
2 33 (14.41%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.44%) SAS 70
System Software
1 148 (64.63%) Active Directory
2 138 (60.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (33.19%) vSphere
4 64 (27.95%) VMware ESXi
5 50 (21.83%) Hyper-V
6 12 (5.24%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (3.49%) Firmware
7 8 (3.49%) XenApp
8 5 (2.18%) NFS
8 5 (2.18%) XenServer
9 4 (1.75%) DFS Replication
9 4 (1.75%) Docker
10 3 (1.31%) vCloud
11 2 (0.87%) KVM
11 2 (0.87%) Postfix
11 2 (0.87%) Samba
11 2 (0.87%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.87%) Xen
11 2 (0.87%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 43 (18.78%) SCCM
2 28 (12.23%) WSUS
3 22 (9.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 16 (6.99%) Backup Exec
5 13 (5.68%) Perfmon
6 10 (4.37%) SCOM
7 8 (3.49%) Puppet
8 7 (3.06%) SCVMM
9 6 (2.62%) HP SIM
9 6 (2.62%) Nagios
10 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (2.18%) vMotion
10 5 (2.18%) yum
11 4 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (1.31%) EMC Navisphere
12 3 (1.31%) SCDPM
12 3 (1.31%) SCSM
Vendors
1 229 (100.00%) VMware
2 136 (59.39%) Microsoft
3 72 (31.44%) Cisco
4 61 (26.64%) HP
5 57 (24.89%) EMC
6 49 (21.40%) Citrix
7 34 (14.85%) Dell
7 34 (14.85%) Red Hat
8 23 (10.04%) NetApp
9 21 (9.17%) Qualys
10 19 (8.30%) Oracle
11 17 (7.42%) IBM
12 14 (6.11%) Symantec
13 11 (4.80%) Google
14 9 (3.93%) Veeam
15 6 (2.62%) Siebel
15 6 (2.62%) SolarWinds
16 5 (2.18%) Brocade
17 4 (1.75%) Dell Compellent
17 4 (1.75%) Remedy
Worthing, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £30,000 pro rata
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago