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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 343 371 341
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 79 92 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 3.22% 3.27% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61 74 105
Median salary £37,500 £40,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £37,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -10.71%
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
2451 2812 2970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.14% 13.38% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2110 2363 2403
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +10 21 £37,500 -3.84% 2
Buckinghamshire +26 18 £55,000 +120.00% 3
Hampshire +18 18 £35,000 -30.00% 7
Surrey -5 14 £39,250 -5.42% 4
West Sussex +10 5 £29,500 -33.70% 1
Kent +11 3 £42,500 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 191 (95.98%) VMware
2 157 (78.89%) Windows
3 141 (70.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 127 (63.82%) Windows Server
5 124 (62.31%) Active Directory
6 112 (56.28%) Microsoft
7 103 (51.76%) MS Exchange
8 101 (50.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 85 (42.71%) Cisco
10 77 (38.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 74 (37.19%) Exchange Server 2010
12 70 (35.18%) SQL
13 67 (33.67%) ITIL
14 65 (32.66%) Linux
15 64 (32.16%) SAN
16 62 (31.16%) Firewall
17 61 (30.65%) PowerShell
18 59 (29.65%) vSphere
19 58 (29.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 57 (28.64%) SQL Server
21 55 (27.64%) DNS
22 54 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2013
23 46 (23.12%) MS Excel
24 44 (22.11%) HP
24 44 (22.11%) Exchange Server 2007
24 44 (22.11%) Finance
24 44 (22.11%) Data Centre
25 42 (21.11%) Citrix
26 38 (19.10%) Hyper-V
27 37 (18.59%) LAN

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
1 103 (51.76%) MS Exchange
2 74 (37.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (22.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (8.54%) Apache
5 17 (8.54%) nginx
6 11 (5.53%) IIS
6 11 (5.53%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.51%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 46 (23.12%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.55%) Office 365
2 16 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (7.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.51%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (32.16%) SAN
2 62 (31.16%) Firewall
3 55 (27.64%) DNS
4 37 (18.59%) LAN
4 37 (18.59%) WAN
5 29 (14.57%) TCP/IP
6 28 (14.07%) DHCP
7 25 (12.56%) SSH
8 22 (11.06%) FTP
9 21 (10.55%) VPN
10 18 (9.05%) SMTP
11 17 (8.54%) Telnet
12 13 (6.53%) Cisco IPT
12 13 (6.53%) IP Telephony
13 12 (6.03%) NAS
14 10 (5.03%) HTTP
15 9 (4.52%) IPsec
15 9 (4.52%) SNMP
15 9 (4.52%) VLAN
16 8 (4.02%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (28.64%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (8.54%) MySQL
4 15 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (7.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (6.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.50%) MSI
General
1 44 (22.11%) Finance
2 17 (8.54%) French Language
3 8 (4.02%) Electronics
4 6 (3.02%) Back Office
4 6 (3.02%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.02%) Online Betting
4 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.51%) Marketing
6 3 (1.51%) Banking
7 2 (1.01%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (28.64%) Support Engineer
2 37 (18.59%) VMware Engineer
3 32 (16.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 31 (15.58%) 3rd Line Support
5 30 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (15.08%) Linux Engineer
6 25 (12.56%) Systems Engineer
7 23 (11.56%) Analyst
8 22 (11.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 22 (11.06%) Active Directory Support
9 21 (10.55%) IT Support
10 17 (8.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 15 (7.54%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (7.54%) IT Engineer
12 14 (7.04%) VMware Support Engineer
13 13 (6.53%) Administrator
13 13 (6.53%) Technical Engineer
14 12 (6.03%) Server Engineer
14 12 (6.03%) Support Analyst
15 11 (5.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.54%) LAMP
1 17 (8.54%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (1.01%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.11%) Data Centre
2 34 (17.09%) Clustering
3 11 (5.53%) Replication
4 9 (4.52%) VCE vBlock
5 8 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.02%) EMC VNX
5 8 (4.02%) PKI
6 6 (3.02%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.01%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.01%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.01%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.51%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (1.51%) EMC VNXe
9 2 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.01%) CESG
9 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.50%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 157 (78.89%) Windows
2 127 (63.82%) Windows Server
3 101 (50.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 77 (38.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (32.66%) Linux
6 27 (13.57%) CentOS
7 24 (12.06%) Windows 7
8 21 (10.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (8.54%) Fedora
10 13 (6.53%) Unix
11 8 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (3.52%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (2.51%) Solaris
14 4 (2.01%) Windows XP
15 2 (1.01%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (33.67%) ITIL
2 22 (11.06%) Load Balancing
3 21 (10.55%) Server Building
4 19 (9.55%) Mentoring
5 13 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (6.53%) ITIL V3
5 13 (6.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (6.03%) Migration
7 11 (5.53%) Capacity Management
7 11 (5.53%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (5.53%) Mobile Device Management
8 9 (4.52%) Incident Management
8 9 (4.52%) Problem Management
8 9 (4.52%) Security Management
9 8 (4.02%) Change Management
9 8 (4.02%) Network Architecture
9 8 (4.02%) Service Delivery
10 7 (3.52%) Patch Management
10 7 (3.52%) Server Virtualisation
10 7 (3.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (35.18%) SQL
2 61 (30.65%) PowerShell
3 17 (8.54%) PHP
4 12 (6.03%) Perl
5 8 (4.02%) VBScript
6 7 (3.52%) Python
6 7 (3.52%) VB
7 6 (3.02%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.02%) Java
7 6 (3.02%) Ruby
8 1 (0.50%) C++
8 1 (0.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 58 (29.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (13.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (11.06%) RHCE
3 22 (11.06%) RHCSA
4 15 (7.54%) CCNA
4 15 (7.54%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (6.53%) MCSA
6 12 (6.03%) MCSE
7 10 (5.03%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.02%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.51%) MCP
10 3 (1.51%) CCNP
10 3 (1.51%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.51%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.01%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.01%) VCP5
12 1 (0.50%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.50%) IISP
12 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.54%) SLA
2 11 (5.53%) QA
3 3 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 141 (70.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (62.31%) Active Directory
3 59 (29.65%) vSphere
4 38 (19.10%) Hyper-V
5 30 (15.08%) VMware ESX
6 27 (13.57%) XenApp
7 17 (8.54%) Postfix
7 17 (8.54%) Sendmail
8 15 (7.54%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (6.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 11 (5.53%) XenServer
11 8 (4.02%) NFS
12 7 (3.52%) XenDesktop
13 6 (3.02%) Squid
13 6 (3.02%) vCloud
13 6 (3.02%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (2.51%) VMware Server
15 3 (1.51%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (1.01%) Terminal Services
17 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (13.07%) SCCM
2 18 (9.05%) WSUS
3 8 (4.02%) Nagios
3 8 (4.02%) Puppet
4 7 (3.52%) NetBackup
5 6 (3.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (2.51%) Ansible
6 5 (2.51%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.51%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (2.51%) SCOM
6 5 (2.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (2.51%) vRealize
6 5 (2.51%) yum
7 4 (2.01%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.51%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.01%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 191 (95.98%) VMware
2 112 (56.28%) Microsoft
3 85 (42.71%) Cisco
4 44 (22.11%) HP
5 42 (21.11%) Citrix
6 34 (17.09%) Red Hat
7 14 (7.04%) IBM
8 12 (6.03%) NetApp
9 11 (5.53%) EMC
10 10 (5.03%) Dell
10 10 (5.03%) Symantec
11 8 (4.02%) Juniper
11 8 (4.02%) NETGEAR
12 7 (3.52%) LANDesk
12 7 (3.52%) Veeam
13 5 (2.51%) Qualys
13 5 (2.51%) SAP
14 4 (2.01%) F5
14 4 (2.01%) MobileIron
14 4 (2.01%) SolarWinds
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