The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 313 349 366
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 119 121 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.57% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 4.70% 3.98% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 104 117 96
Median salary £42,022 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £50,600 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
VMware ESXi
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
2531 3043 2965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.93% 14.29% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 2536 2427
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in the South East

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in the South East

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +33 38 £41,500 +22.05% 3
Surrey +42 37 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Hampshire +1 19 £36,750 -17.87% 3
Buckinghamshire +31 11 £35,750 -20.55% 1
West Sussex -9 10 £39,000 -12.35%
Oxfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Kent +9 1 £60,000 +100.00%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 256 (96.97%) VMware
2 219 (82.95%) Windows
3 185 (70.08%) Windows Server
4 178 (67.42%) Active Directory
5 166 (62.88%) Microsoft
6 154 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 150 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 135 (51.14%) Firewall
9 119 (45.08%) MS Exchange
10 103 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2010
11 95 (35.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 90 (34.09%) Exchange Server 2013
13 87 (32.95%) Cisco
13 87 (32.95%) SAN
14 83 (31.44%) LAN
14 83 (31.44%) WAN
14 83 (31.44%) Linux
15 81 (30.68%) SQL
15 81 (30.68%) vSphere
16 75 (28.41%) MS Excel
17 73 (27.65%) DNS
18 64 (24.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 60 (22.73%) VMware ESX
20 59 (22.35%) ITIL
21 56 (21.21%) Data Centre
22 51 (19.32%) HP
23 50 (18.94%) Hyper-V
24 49 (18.56%) SQL Server
25 45 (17.05%) PowerShell
26 40 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003

VMware ESXi
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
1 119 (45.08%) MS Exchange
2 103 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 90 (34.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (8.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (7.20%) IIS
6 15 (5.68%) Skype for Business
7 9 (3.41%) Apache
7 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.89%) nginx
8 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.52%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 75 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.95%) Office 365
2 15 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (51.14%) Firewall
2 87 (32.95%) SAN
3 83 (31.44%) LAN
3 83 (31.44%) WAN
4 73 (27.65%) DNS
5 39 (14.77%) DHCP
6 28 (10.61%) TCP/IP
7 26 (9.85%) VPN
8 23 (8.71%) NAS
8 23 (8.71%) VLAN
9 18 (6.82%) SNMP
10 13 (4.92%) SSH
11 12 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (4.55%) FTP
11 12 (4.55%) HTTP
12 11 (4.17%) iSCSI
13 8 (3.03%) HTTPS
13 8 (3.03%) IPsec
13 8 (3.03%) LDAP
13 8 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.89%) MySQL
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.38%) MSI
General
1 26 (9.85%) Finance
2 8 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.89%) Electronics
4 5 (1.89%) French Language
4 5 (1.89%) Marketing
5 4 (1.52%) Back Office
5 4 (1.52%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Front Office
6 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 96 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 77 (29.17%) VMware Engineer
3 59 (22.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 50 (18.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 43 (16.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 42 (15.91%) VMware Support Engineer
7 36 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 31 (11.74%) Exchange Engineer
9 24 (9.09%) Exchange Support
9 24 (9.09%) IT Support
10 23 (8.71%) IT Engineer
11 22 (8.33%) Analyst
11 22 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
12 21 (7.95%) Technical Engineer
13 20 (7.58%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
13 20 (7.58%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
13 20 (7.58%) Technical Support
14 18 (6.82%) Senior VMware Engineer
14 18 (6.82%) Server Engineer
14 18 (6.82%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.89%) LAMP
1 5 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (0.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 56 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 35 (13.26%) Clustering
3 26 (9.85%) Replication
4 17 (6.44%) EMC VNX
5 13 (4.92%) VCE vBlock
6 12 (4.55%) CESG
6 12 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
6 12 (4.55%) EMC VNXe
7 8 (3.03%) PKI
8 6 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.89%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.89%) Cybercrime
9 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.14%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.76%) iPhone
12 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.38%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 219 (82.95%) Windows
2 185 (70.08%) Windows Server
3 154 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 95 (35.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (31.44%) Linux
6 40 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (10.23%) Windows 7
8 20 (7.58%) Windows 8
9 19 (7.20%) CentOS
10 18 (6.82%) Unix
11 13 (4.92%) Windows 10
12 10 (3.79%) Solaris
13 7 (2.65%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (2.65%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.89%) Fedora
14 5 (1.89%) Windows Vista
15 4 (1.52%) Debian
16 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.76%) Android
17 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.35%) ITIL
2 20 (7.58%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (5.30%) Change Management
3 14 (5.30%) Server Building
4 12 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 12 (4.55%) Change Control
4 12 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 12 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 12 (4.55%) Migration
4 12 (4.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 11 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 11 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (4.17%) Functional Testing
5 11 (4.17%) Performance Testing
5 11 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 11 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
5 11 (4.17%) Test Strategy
5 11 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (30.68%) SQL
2 45 (17.05%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.55%) Perl
4 10 (3.79%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.65%) VB
6 6 (2.27%) Java
6 6 (2.27%) Python
6 6 (2.27%) Ruby
7 5 (1.89%) PHP
7 5 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 64 (24.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 30 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (9.85%) Security Cleared
4 25 (9.47%) SC Cleared
5 23 (8.71%) CCNA
5 23 (8.71%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (6.82%) MCSE
7 13 (4.92%) MCITP
7 13 (4.92%) RHCSA
8 11 (4.17%) MCSA
8 11 (4.17%) RHCE
9 8 (3.03%) VCP5
10 7 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.52%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.76%) CCNP
12 2 (0.76%) Degree
13 1 (0.38%) CEH
13 1 (0.38%) CISM
13 1 (0.38%) CISSP
13 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.12%) SLA
2 11 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 178 (67.42%) Active Directory
2 150 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (30.68%) vSphere
4 60 (22.73%) VMware ESX
5 50 (18.94%) Hyper-V
6 23 (8.71%) XenApp
7 11 (4.17%) DFS Replication
8 8 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (2.65%) VMware Server
9 7 (2.65%) XenServer
10 6 (2.27%) Squid
11 5 (1.89%) Postfix
11 5 (1.89%) Sendmail
11 5 (1.89%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.52%) Corosync
12 4 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.76%) NFS
14 2 (0.76%) vCloud
15 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (12.12%) SCCM
2 21 (7.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 20 (7.58%) WSUS
4 16 (6.06%) Backup Exec
5 14 (5.30%) vMotion
6 12 (4.55%) Nagios
6 12 (4.55%) SCOM
7 11 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (3.79%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (3.79%) NetBackup
8 10 (3.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 10 (3.79%) SCDPM
9 7 (2.65%) Puppet
9 7 (2.65%) vRealize
10 6 (2.27%) Ansible
10 6 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (2.27%) yum
11 5 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 256 (96.97%) VMware
2 166 (62.88%) Microsoft
3 87 (32.95%) Cisco
4 51 (19.32%) HP
5 37 (14.02%) Citrix
6 32 (12.12%) EMC
7 22 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 17 (6.44%) Dell
9 14 (5.30%) Symantec
10 13 (4.92%) Intel Security
10 13 (4.92%) Veeam
11 11 (4.17%) F5
11 11 (4.17%) IBM
11 11 (4.17%) NetApp
12 9 (3.41%) Juniper
13 8 (3.03%) NETGEAR
14 6 (2.27%) arcserve
15 5 (1.89%) Qualys
15 5 (1.89%) SAP
16 4 (1.52%) Sophos
Surrey
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
St Georges Weybridge
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + pension, car, holiday
Posted: 19 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago