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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 298 359 359
Rank change year-on-year
+61 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 146 101 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.79% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 5.78% 3.68% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 125 94 93
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% -6.31%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
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
2528 2747 2714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.76% 13.33% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 2283 2237
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 £24,500 £23,500
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 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 25 May 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 25 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 +61 56 £42,500 +25.00% 4
Surrey +31 50 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +28 18 £34,250 -13.29%
Hampshire 0 15 £43,000 -3.37% 3
West Sussex -13 3 £39,000 -12.35% 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Kent -11 1 £42,500 +41.66%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 265 (97.07%) VMware
2 225 (82.42%) Windows
3 191 (69.96%) Windows Server
4 187 (68.50%) Active Directory
5 176 (64.47%) Microsoft
6 167 (61.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 152 (55.68%) Firewall
8 134 (49.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 127 (46.52%) MS Exchange
10 111 (40.66%) Exchange Server 2010
11 107 (39.19%) LAN
11 107 (39.19%) WAN
12 105 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
13 102 (37.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 96 (35.16%) Linux
15 94 (34.43%) MS Excel
16 88 (32.23%) SQL
17 87 (31.87%) SAN
18 86 (31.50%) Cisco
19 80 (29.30%) vSphere
20 77 (28.21%) Data Centre
21 64 (23.44%) VMware ESX
22 63 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 58 (21.25%) DNS
24 56 (20.51%) ITIL
25 51 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
26 45 (16.48%) SQL Server
27 44 (16.12%) EMC
28 43 (15.75%) Hyper-V
29 41 (15.02%) SLA

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
1 127 (46.52%) MS Exchange
2 111 (40.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (5.86%) IIS
5 15 (5.49%) Skype for Business
6 9 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.83%) Apache
8 5 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.83%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.47%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 94 (34.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.96%) Office 365
2 14 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 152 (55.68%) Firewall
2 107 (39.19%) LAN
2 107 (39.19%) WAN
3 87 (31.87%) SAN
4 58 (21.25%) DNS
5 29 (10.62%) DHCP
6 28 (10.26%) NAS
7 24 (8.79%) TCP/IP
8 23 (8.42%) VPN
9 22 (8.06%) VLAN
10 17 (6.23%) SNMP
11 16 (5.86%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (4.03%) iSCSI
13 10 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (3.66%) HTTP
14 9 (3.30%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (2.56%) SSH
16 6 (2.20%) FTP
16 6 (2.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (5.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.73%) Big Data
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.37%) MSI
General
1 22 (8.06%) Finance
2 8 (2.93%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.10%) Electronics
4 3 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (0.37%) Advertising
5 1 (0.37%) Back Office
5 1 (0.37%) French Language
5 1 (0.37%) Front Office
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 117 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 90 (32.97%) VMware Engineer
3 64 (23.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 54 (19.78%) VMware Support Engineer
5 52 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 40 (14.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 38 (13.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 35 (12.82%) Exchange Engineer
9 30 (10.99%) IT Engineer
9 30 (10.99%) Windows Engineer
10 29 (10.62%) Technical Engineer
11 28 (10.26%) Exchange Support
11 28 (10.26%) Technical Support
12 26 (9.52%) IT Support
13 25 (9.16%) Technical Support Engineer
14 23 (8.42%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
14 23 (8.42%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
14 23 (8.42%) IT Support Engineer
15 22 (8.06%) Senior VMware Engineer
16 21 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.37%) COM
1 1 (0.37%) LAMP
1 1 (0.37%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 77 (28.21%) Data Centre
2 26 (9.52%) Clustering
3 25 (9.16%) EMC VNX
4 23 (8.42%) Replication
5 16 (5.86%) EMC VMAX
5 16 (5.86%) EMC VNXe
6 13 (4.76%) VCE vBlock
7 11 (4.03%) CESG
8 6 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.20%) PKI
9 5 (1.83%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.83%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.47%) EqualLogic
11 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.10%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.73%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.73%) iPhone
13 1 (0.37%) HP Storage
13 1 (0.37%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 225 (82.42%) Windows
2 191 (69.96%) Windows Server
3 167 (61.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 102 (37.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (35.16%) Linux
6 51 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (9.52%) Unix
8 23 (8.42%) Windows 7
9 22 (8.06%) Windows 8
10 15 (5.49%) CentOS
11 14 (5.13%) Windows 10
12 12 (4.40%) Solaris
13 7 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (2.56%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.83%) Windows Vista
15 4 (1.47%) Debian
16 3 (1.10%) Mac OS X
16 3 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.73%) Android
17 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (20.51%) ITIL
2 25 (9.16%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (5.86%) Mentoring
4 13 (4.76%) Change Management
4 13 (4.76%) Service Management
5 12 (4.40%) Capacity Management
6 11 (4.03%) Change Control
6 11 (4.03%) Configuration Management
6 11 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (4.03%) Functional Testing
6 11 (4.03%) Network Load Balancing
6 11 (4.03%) Performance Management
6 11 (4.03%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (4.03%) Performance Testing
6 11 (4.03%) PRINCE2
6 11 (4.03%) Problem Management
6 11 (4.03%) Server Virtualisation
6 11 (4.03%) Test Strategy
6 11 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 88 (32.23%) SQL
2 38 (13.92%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.86%) Perl
4 10 (3.66%) Bash Shell
4 10 (3.66%) Java
4 10 (3.66%) Python
4 10 (3.66%) Ruby
5 9 (3.30%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 34 (12.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (9.89%) Security Cleared
4 26 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 22 (8.06%) CCNA
5 22 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (6.23%) MCSE
7 13 (4.76%) MCITP
8 12 (4.40%) VCP5
9 11 (4.03%) MCSA
10 9 (3.30%) RHCSA
11 7 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (2.56%) RHCE
12 4 (1.47%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.10%) Degree
14 2 (0.73%) CCNP
14 2 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (15.02%) SLA
2 15 (5.49%) QA
System Software
1 187 (68.50%) Active Directory
2 134 (49.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (29.30%) vSphere
4 64 (23.44%) VMware ESX
5 43 (15.75%) Hyper-V
6 19 (6.96%) XenApp
7 12 (4.40%) DFS Replication
8 7 (2.56%) XenServer
9 6 (2.20%) Squid
9 6 (2.20%) VMware Server
10 5 (1.83%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.47%) Corosync
12 2 (0.73%) NFS
12 2 (0.73%) vCloud
12 2 (0.73%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.37%) UAG
13 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (13.92%) SCCM
2 24 (8.79%) WSUS
3 22 (8.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 18 (6.59%) Backup Exec
5 14 (5.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 14 (5.13%) vMotion
6 13 (4.76%) SCOM
7 12 (4.40%) NetBackup
8 11 (4.03%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (4.03%) SCDPM
9 10 (3.66%) Nagios
10 8 (2.93%) vRealize
11 7 (2.56%) Puppet
12 6 (2.20%) Ansible
12 6 (2.20%) Red Hat Satellite
12 6 (2.20%) yum
13 5 (1.83%) HP Data Protector
13 5 (1.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 4 (1.47%) Cacti
14 4 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 265 (97.07%) VMware
2 176 (64.47%) Microsoft
3 86 (31.50%) Cisco
4 44 (16.12%) EMC
5 40 (14.65%) HP
6 36 (13.19%) Citrix
7 23 (8.42%) Red Hat
8 20 (7.33%) Dell
9 16 (5.86%) Symantec
10 15 (5.49%) Veeam
11 14 (5.13%) Intel Security
11 14 (5.13%) Juniper
12 12 (4.40%) NetApp
13 11 (4.03%) F5
14 9 (3.30%) Qualys
15 7 (2.56%) IBM
16 6 (2.20%) arcserve
16 6 (2.20%) NETGEAR
17 5 (1.83%) 3PAR
17 5 (1.83%) Veritas
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