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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 314 345 336
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 133 113 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 3.99% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 125 95 95
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
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
2924 2831 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.78% 12.32% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2424 2300 2326
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Surrey +21 32 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Hampshire +7 31 £45,000 +4.65%
Berkshire -36 26 £34,000 -28.42% 2
Buckinghamshire -17 17 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Sussex +11 16 £44,500 +11.25%
Kent - 10 £30,000 - 3
East Sussex +17 1 £33,000 -17.50% 1
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 217 (97.31%) VMware
2 205 (91.93%) Windows
3 132 (59.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 111 (49.78%) Active Directory
5 108 (48.43%) Citrix
6 106 (47.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 99 (44.39%) Firewall
8 89 (39.91%) Microsoft
9 83 (37.22%) vSphere
10 80 (35.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 80 (35.87%) SQL Server
11 78 (34.98%) VMware ESX
12 77 (34.53%) WAN
13 76 (34.08%) LAN
13 76 (34.08%) DNS
14 75 (33.63%) SAN
15 68 (30.49%) Cisco
16 66 (29.60%) DHCP
16 66 (29.60%) XenApp
17 65 (29.15%) Hyper-V
18 64 (28.70%) Windows Server 2012
19 60 (26.91%) MS Exchange
20 53 (23.77%) VPN
20 53 (23.77%) ITIL
20 53 (23.77%) HP
21 52 (23.32%) Linux
21 52 (23.32%) MS Excel
22 50 (22.42%) Finance
23 43 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2010
24 42 (18.83%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 60 (26.91%) MS Exchange
2 43 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (18.39%) IIS
4 30 (13.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 18 (8.07%) IBM Notes
6 17 (7.62%) Lync
7 16 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (7.17%) Lotus Domino
8 15 (6.73%) Apache
9 11 (4.93%) SharePoint
10 10 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (4.04%) SAS
12 8 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (2.69%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (23.32%) MS Excel
2 42 (18.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.69%) Maximo
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.00%) Office 365
2 2 (0.90%) IaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (44.39%) Firewall
2 77 (34.53%) WAN
3 76 (34.08%) LAN
3 76 (34.08%) DNS
4 75 (33.63%) SAN
5 66 (29.60%) DHCP
6 53 (23.77%) VPN
7 41 (18.39%) TCP/IP
8 32 (14.35%) VLAN
8 32 (14.35%) Internet
9 24 (10.76%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (9.42%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (5.38%) DMZ
12 11 (4.93%) SMTP
12 11 (4.93%) NAS
13 9 (4.04%) IMAP
13 9 (4.04%) Wireless
14 8 (3.59%) VoIP
15 7 (3.14%) SNMP
15 7 (3.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (35.87%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (12.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (5.83%) MySQL
5 9 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.35%) MSI
3 1 (0.45%) Juju
3 1 (0.45%) Ant
3 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (22.42%) Finance
2 33 (14.80%) Back Office
3 13 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.38%) Online Betting
5 7 (3.14%) Retail
6 4 (1.79%) Marketing
6 4 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.35%) Legal
7 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.35%) Banking
8 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.90%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (20.18%) Support Engineer
2 30 (13.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 29 (13.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (10.31%) Technical Support
4 23 (10.31%) Systems Support
5 22 (9.87%) Systems Engineer
6 20 (8.97%) Analyst
6 20 (8.97%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (7.62%) Technical Engineer
7 17 (7.62%) Technical Support Engineer
8 16 (7.17%) Senior Support Engineer
8 16 (7.17%) Administrator
8 16 (7.17%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (6.73%) Consultant
9 15 (6.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.83%) Support Specialist
10 13 (5.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 13 (5.83%) Server Specialist
10 13 (5.83%) Windows Server Specialist
11 12 (5.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.04%) .NET
1 9 (4.04%) MAPI
2 6 (2.69%) Web Services
3 3 (1.35%) LAMP
4 2 (0.90%) CSS
5 1 (0.45%) HTML
5 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.45%) Ajax
5 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.45%) jQuery
5 1 (0.45%) HTML5
5 1 (0.45%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.45%) XHTML
5 1 (0.45%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.59%) Clustering
2 24 (10.76%) Blackberry
3 22 (9.87%) Data Centre
4 19 (8.52%) Replication
5 16 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (7.17%) iPhone
6 15 (6.73%) EMC VNX
7 9 (4.04%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.04%) PDA
8 7 (3.14%) iPad
9 4 (1.79%) HP Storage
9 4 (1.79%) Health Informatics
9 4 (1.79%) Informatics
9 4 (1.79%) NHS
10 3 (1.35%) PACS
10 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.35%) PMI
10 3 (1.35%) New Media
10 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 205 (91.93%) Windows
2 106 (47.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (35.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 64 (28.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (23.32%) Linux
6 35 (15.70%) Windows XP
7 33 (14.80%) Windows 7
8 28 (12.56%) Windows 2000
9 20 (8.97%) Windows Vista
10 19 (8.52%) Windows 8
11 16 (7.17%) UNIX
12 10 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (4.04%) Mac OS
13 9 (4.04%) CentOS
13 9 (4.04%) Android
14 7 (3.14%) Solaris
15 3 (1.35%) AIX
15 3 (1.35%) SUSE
15 3 (1.35%) Debian
16 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.77%) ITIL
2 20 (8.97%) Patch Management
3 19 (8.52%) Business Continuity
4 17 (7.62%) Project Management
5 16 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (6.73%) Server Building
7 14 (6.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (5.83%) Incident Management
8 13 (5.83%) Release Management
9 11 (4.93%) Load Balancing
9 11 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.04%) Service Management
11 9 (4.04%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.04%) Migration
11 9 (4.04%) Problem Management
12 8 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.59%) High Availability
12 8 (3.59%) Server Patching
13 7 (3.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.49%) SQL
2 31 (13.90%) PowerShell
3 18 (8.07%) VBScript
4 14 (6.28%) VB
5 7 (3.14%) C
5 7 (3.14%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.69%) Perl
7 3 (1.35%) PHP
7 3 (1.35%) Python
8 2 (0.90%) C#
8 2 (0.90%) AWK
8 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.90%) sed
8 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.45%) Ruby
9 1 (0.45%) Java
9 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (12.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.76%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (9.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (8.97%) CCNA
5 18 (8.07%) MCSE
6 13 (5.83%) Security Cleared
7 12 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (3.14%) DV Cleared
9 6 (2.69%) MCITP
10 4 (1.79%) Degree
11 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.35%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.35%) MCSA
11 3 (1.35%) MCP
12 1 (0.45%) HND
12 1 (0.45%) CCNP
12 1 (0.45%) CCA
12 1 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.97%) SLA
2 8 (3.59%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.35%) QA
3 3 (1.35%) HL7
3 3 (1.35%) DICOM
System Software
1 132 (59.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (49.78%) Active Directory
3 83 (37.22%) vSphere
4 78 (34.98%) VMware ESX
5 66 (29.60%) XenApp
6 65 (29.15%) Hyper-V
7 11 (4.93%) vCloud
8 9 (4.04%) XenServer
8 9 (4.04%) XenDesktop
9 8 (3.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (3.59%) NFS
10 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (2.69%) Firmware
11 6 (2.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 4 (1.79%) Samba
12 4 (1.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (1.35%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.90%) KVM
15 1 (0.45%) LXC
15 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (13.45%) Backup Exec
2 29 (13.00%) SCCM
3 19 (8.52%) WSUS
4 12 (5.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (4.48%) NetBackup
6 9 (4.04%) SCOM
7 7 (3.14%) ARCserve
8 6 (2.69%) Tivoli
8 6 (2.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (2.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (2.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (2.69%) SCSM
9 4 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.35%) Nagios
10 3 (1.35%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.35%) Check_MK
10 3 (1.35%) Icinga
11 2 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.90%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 217 (97.31%) VMware
2 108 (48.43%) Citrix
3 89 (39.91%) Microsoft
4 68 (30.49%) Cisco
5 53 (23.77%) HP
6 30 (13.45%) Symantec
7 24 (10.76%) IBM
8 22 (9.87%) EMC
8 22 (9.87%) Veeam
9 19 (8.52%) Avaya
10 18 (8.07%) Lotus
11 15 (6.73%) Apple
12 14 (6.28%) Oracle
13 13 (5.83%) Red Hat
13 13 (5.83%) Brocade
14 12 (5.38%) Lumension
15 11 (4.93%) 3PAR
15 11 (4.93%) Dell
16 9 (4.04%) Intel
16 9 (4.04%) Draytek
Kent
Maidstone And Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Salary: Band 7 £31,072 to £40,964 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Maidstone And Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Salary: Band 7 £31,072 to £40,964 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package (Bonus, Pension)
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package (Bonus, Pension)
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reigate
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago