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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 328 329 322
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 117 102 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 4.16% 3.88% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 101 77 105
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +4.34%
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
2812 2632 2563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.78% 12.67% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2215 2256
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +22 53 £43,000 +34.37% 2
Surrey -13 22 £35,000 +7.69% 3
West Sussex +1 17 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Hampshire -20 10 £42,750 +0.58% 3
Buckinghamshire -15 9 £21,500 -44.87% 1
East Sussex -33 4 £36,750 +13.07%
Kent -1 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Oxfordshire -1 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Middlesex -13 1 £47,500 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 199 (86.52%) VMware
2 196 (85.22%) Windows
3 160 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 124 (53.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 116 (50.43%) Microsoft
6 113 (49.13%) Cisco
7 101 (43.91%) DNS
8 92 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 91 (39.57%) Firewall
10 82 (35.65%) Citrix
11 77 (33.48%) MS Exchange
12 76 (33.04%) vSphere
13 73 (31.74%) DHCP
14 71 (30.87%) ITIL
15 66 (28.70%) XenApp
16 62 (26.96%) SAN
17 60 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 58 (25.22%) Windows 7
19 54 (23.48%) SQL Server
20 50 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
21 49 (21.30%) VMware ESX
21 49 (21.30%) Linux
22 46 (20.00%) SQL
23 45 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
24 44 (19.13%) VPN
25 43 (18.70%) Windows Server 2003
26 42 (18.26%) HP
27 39 (16.96%) Finance
28 38 (16.52%) CCNA
29 36 (15.65%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 77 (33.48%) MS Exchange
2 60 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (11.74%) SharePoint
4 27 (11.74%) Lync
5 21 (9.13%) IIS
6 15 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.61%) Apache
9 5 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.87%) nginx
11 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 31 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 23 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (6.52%) Maximo
2 4 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.48%) Office 365
2 4 (1.74%) SaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 101 (43.91%) DNS
2 91 (39.57%) Firewall
3 73 (31.74%) DHCP
4 62 (26.96%) SAN
5 44 (19.13%) VPN
6 34 (14.78%) VLAN
6 34 (14.78%) TCP/IP
7 32 (13.91%) Network Security
8 30 (13.04%) SSL
9 23 (10.00%) BGP
10 21 (9.13%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (9.13%) IPsec
10 21 (9.13%) Wireless
10 21 (9.13%) MPLS
10 21 (9.13%) Internet
11 20 (8.70%) NAS
12 19 (8.26%) OSPF
13 17 (7.39%) IP Telephony
14 16 (6.96%) VoIP
15 15 (6.52%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.91%) MySQL
3 7 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.74%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.61%) WebLOAD
2 5 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (16.96%) Finance
2 16 (6.96%) Back Office
3 7 (3.04%) Electronics
4 4 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.30%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Games
6 2 (0.87%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (18.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (15.22%) Support Engineer
3 21 (9.13%) Systems Engineer
4 20 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 18 (7.83%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (7.83%) Administrator
6 17 (7.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 17 (7.39%) Analyst
7 13 (5.65%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (5.65%) Security Engineer
7 13 (5.65%) IT Support
8 11 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (4.78%) Network Engineer
8 11 (4.78%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (4.35%) Operations Manager
9 10 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 10 (4.35%) Technical Support
10 9 (3.91%) Desktop Support
10 9 (3.91%) Principle Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.74%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (1.74%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (0.87%) Memcached
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
3 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.43%) COM+
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) .NET
3 1 (0.43%) J2EE
3 1 (0.43%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.87%) Clustering
2 22 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.83%) Replication
4 17 (7.39%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.04%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.04%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.17%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.74%) CLARiiON
8 4 (1.74%) EPoS
9 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.30%) HP StorageWorks
10 2 (0.87%) Kindle
10 2 (0.87%) Open Source
10 2 (0.87%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.87%) Firmware
10 2 (0.87%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.43%) DTV
11 1 (0.43%) PKI
11 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 196 (85.22%) Windows
2 92 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (25.22%) Windows 7
4 49 (21.30%) Linux
5 43 (18.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (13.48%) UNIX
7 30 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (9.13%) Windows XP
9 16 (6.96%) Windows 8
9 16 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (6.96%) Windows 2000
10 8 (3.48%) CentOS
10 8 (3.48%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.17%) Solaris
12 4 (1.74%) Android
13 3 (1.30%) VMS
14 2 (0.87%) SELinux
14 2 (0.87%) SUSE
14 2 (0.87%) Debian
14 2 (0.87%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (30.87%) ITIL
2 28 (12.17%) Problem Management
3 21 (9.13%) Data Security
3 21 (9.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (7.83%) Project Management
4 18 (7.83%) Change Management
5 17 (7.39%) High Availability
6 15 (6.52%) Network Management
7 14 (6.09%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (3.91%) Configuration Management
9 9 (3.91%) Supplier Management
10 7 (3.04%) ERP
10 7 (3.04%) Workflow
11 6 (2.61%) Brand Management
11 6 (2.61%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (2.17%) Service Delivery
12 5 (2.17%) Business Continuity
12 5 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
13 4 (1.74%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.00%) SQL
2 19 (8.26%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.61%) Perl
3 6 (2.61%) PHP
4 4 (1.74%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.74%) Java
5 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.43%) Python
5 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (16.52%) CCNA
3 35 (15.22%) Degree
4 30 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 19 (8.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (6.96%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (6.52%) DV Cleared
8 14 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (5.22%) SC Cleared
9 12 (5.22%) MCSE
10 6 (2.61%) CCNP
11 4 (1.74%) MCITP
11 4 (1.74%) MCSA
12 3 (1.30%) MCTS
13 2 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.87%) CWNA
13 2 (0.87%) MCP
14 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.43%) VCP5
14 1 (0.43%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.30%) PCI DSS
2 22 (9.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 20 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (8.26%) SLA
5 4 (1.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 160 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 124 (53.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (33.04%) vSphere
4 66 (28.70%) XenApp
5 49 (21.30%) VMware ESX
6 26 (11.30%) XenDesktop
7 19 (8.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 15 (6.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 10 (4.35%) Hyper-V
10 4 (1.74%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.74%) MetaFrame
11 3 (1.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.87%) SRDF
12 2 (0.87%) KVM
12 2 (0.87%) vCloud
12 2 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.87%) Samba
12 2 (0.87%) Squid
12 2 (0.87%) Nmap
12 2 (0.87%) NFS
Systems Management
1 33 (14.35%) SCCM
2 18 (7.83%) Tivoli
3 16 (6.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 15 (6.52%) Zenoss
4 15 (6.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 14 (6.09%) ARCserve
6 13 (5.65%) NetBackup
6 13 (5.65%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (3.04%) Backup Exec
7 7 (3.04%) SCOM
8 3 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.87%) Plesk
9 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.87%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.87%) Nagios
10 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.43%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.43%) Icinga
10 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 199 (86.52%) VMware
2 116 (50.43%) Microsoft
3 113 (49.13%) Cisco
4 82 (35.65%) Citrix
5 42 (18.26%) HP
6 36 (15.65%) Symantec
7 31 (13.48%) EMC
8 27 (11.74%) Juniper
9 25 (10.87%) F5
10 22 (9.57%) WatchGuard
10 22 (9.57%) Veeam
11 21 (9.13%) NetApp
11 21 (9.13%) Red Hat
12 20 (8.70%) IBM
13 16 (6.96%) Intel
14 15 (6.52%) Dell
15 14 (6.09%) NetIQ
15 14 (6.09%) Oracle
16 12 (5.22%) ServiceNow
17 11 (4.78%) Websense
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 p.a + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
CGG Veritas
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience, plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago