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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 293 344 338
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 153 126 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.55% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 5.27% 4.32% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 144 108 86
Average salary £41,750 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.10% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,000 £21,125
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.73%
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
2904 2915 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.99% 12.75% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2432 2316 2423
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 28 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 28 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 +28 42 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Berkshire -28 36 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Hampshire +18 31 £49,500 +16.47%
West Sussex +8 19 £44,500 +27.14% 3
Buckinghamshire -15 16 £46,250 -2.63%
Kent +16 7 £77,500 +29.16%
East Sussex +6 2 £34,000 -15.00% 2
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 235 (98.33%) VMware
2 223 (93.31%) Windows
3 141 (59.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 127 (53.14%) Active Directory
5 119 (49.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 116 (48.54%) Citrix
7 111 (46.44%) Firewall
8 96 (40.17%) Microsoft
9 95 (39.75%) vSphere
10 94 (39.33%) SQL Server
11 92 (38.49%) WAN
12 91 (38.08%) LAN
13 90 (37.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 80 (33.47%) DNS
15 79 (33.05%) VMware ESX
16 76 (31.80%) XenApp
17 75 (31.38%) Windows Server 2012
18 74 (30.96%) SAN
19 70 (29.29%) DHCP
20 69 (28.87%) VPN
20 69 (28.87%) Hyper-V
21 64 (26.78%) MS Exchange
22 63 (26.36%) Cisco
23 62 (25.94%) MS Excel
23 62 (25.94%) ITIL
23 62 (25.94%) Finance
24 54 (22.59%) IIS
24 54 (22.59%) HP
25 51 (21.34%) Linux
25 51 (21.34%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 64 (26.78%) MS Exchange
2 54 (22.59%) IIS
3 51 (21.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (13.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 26 (10.88%) IBM Notes
6 24 (10.04%) Lotus Domino
7 19 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (5.86%) Apache
9 13 (5.44%) Lync
10 12 (5.02%) SAS
11 10 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (3.35%) SharePoint
13 7 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (1.26%) MS Project Server
15 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
16 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (25.94%) MS Excel
2 49 (20.50%) MS Office
3 3 (1.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.32%) Office 365
2 2 (0.84%) IaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (46.44%) Firewall
2 92 (38.49%) WAN
3 91 (38.08%) LAN
4 80 (33.47%) DNS
5 74 (30.96%) SAN
6 70 (29.29%) DHCP
7 69 (28.87%) VPN
8 41 (17.15%) TCP/IP
9 36 (15.06%) VLAN
10 35 (14.64%) Internet
11 27 (11.30%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (9.21%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (5.44%) DMZ
14 12 (5.02%) SMTP
15 10 (4.18%) NAS
16 9 (3.77%) IMAP
16 9 (3.77%) IP Telephony
16 9 (3.77%) Wireless
17 8 (3.35%) VoIP
17 8 (3.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (39.33%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (15.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (7.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (6.69%) MySQL
6 4 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.84%) Big Data
8 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.84%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) Juju
3 1 (0.42%) Ant
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (25.94%) Finance
2 36 (15.06%) Back Office
3 16 (6.69%) Online Betting
4 9 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.67%) Legal
5 4 (1.67%) Retail
5 4 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.26%) Banking
6 3 (1.26%) Marketing
6 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (20.50%) Support Engineer
2 33 (13.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (12.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 26 (10.88%) Systems Engineer
4 26 (10.88%) Systems Support
5 24 (10.04%) Analyst
6 23 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 19 (7.95%) Technical Support
8 17 (7.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 17 (7.11%) Senior Support Engineer
9 16 (6.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 16 (6.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 16 (6.69%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (6.28%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (6.28%) Administrator
11 14 (5.86%) Support Specialist
12 13 (5.44%) Technical Consultant
12 13 (5.44%) Consultant
12 13 (5.44%) Technical Support Engineer
12 13 (5.44%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.77%) MAPI
2 7 (2.93%) .NET
3 4 (1.67%) Web Services
4 3 (1.26%) LAMP
5 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.84%) CSS
6 1 (0.42%) jQuery
6 1 (0.42%) HTML5
6 1 (0.42%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (0.42%) XHTML
6 1 (0.42%) RSS
6 1 (0.42%) HTML
6 1 (0.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.81%) Clustering
2 27 (11.30%) Blackberry
3 23 (9.62%) Replication
4 19 (7.95%) EMC VNX
4 19 (7.95%) Data Centre
5 18 (7.53%) iPhone
6 16 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (5.02%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.77%) iPad
8 9 (3.77%) PDA
9 5 (2.09%) HP Storage
10 4 (1.67%) Informatics
10 4 (1.67%) NHS
10 4 (1.67%) Health Informatics
11 3 (1.26%) New Media
11 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.26%) PMI
12 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.84%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 223 (93.31%) Windows
2 119 (49.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 90 (37.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 75 (31.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (21.34%) Linux
6 36 (15.06%) Windows 2000
7 31 (12.97%) Windows XP
8 30 (12.55%) Windows 7
9 17 (7.11%) Windows 8
10 15 (6.28%) UNIX
10 15 (6.28%) Windows Vista
11 9 (3.77%) Mac OS
11 9 (3.77%) Android
12 8 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (2.93%) CentOS
14 6 (2.51%) Solaris
15 3 (1.26%) SUSE
15 3 (1.26%) Debian
16 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.94%) ITIL
2 23 (9.62%) Patch Management
3 22 (9.21%) Root Cause Analysis
4 21 (8.79%) Business Continuity
5 18 (7.53%) Project Management
6 17 (7.11%) Server Building
7 16 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (6.28%) Incident Management
8 15 (6.28%) Release Management
9 13 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (4.60%) E-Commerce
11 11 (4.60%) Information Security
12 10 (4.18%) Load Balancing
12 10 (4.18%) Server Patching
13 9 (3.77%) Migration
14 8 (3.35%) Service Management
14 8 (3.35%) Problem Management
15 7 (2.93%) Mentoring
15 7 (2.93%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (18.83%) SQL
2 24 (10.04%) PowerShell
3 16 (6.69%) VBScript
4 12 (5.02%) VB
5 6 (2.51%) Perl
6 4 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.67%) Python
6 4 (1.67%) C
7 3 (1.26%) PHP
7 3 (1.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.84%) AWK
8 2 (0.84%) C#
8 2 (0.84%) sed
8 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.42%) Java
9 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (11.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 22 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (8.79%) MCSE
5 20 (8.37%) CCNA
6 14 (5.86%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.93%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.09%) MCITP
9 3 (1.26%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.26%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.26%) Degree
10 2 (0.84%) CCA
10 2 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.84%) MCP
10 2 (0.84%) HND
10 2 (0.84%) MCSA
10 2 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.62%) SLA
2 12 (5.02%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.26%) QA
4 2 (0.84%) HL7
4 2 (0.84%) DICOM
System Software
1 141 (59.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 127 (53.14%) Active Directory
3 95 (39.75%) vSphere
4 79 (33.05%) VMware ESX
5 76 (31.80%) XenApp
6 69 (28.87%) Hyper-V
7 10 (4.18%) Firmware
7 10 (4.18%) vCloud
8 9 (3.77%) XenServer
9 7 (2.93%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 7 (2.93%) NFS
9 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (2.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 6 (2.51%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.67%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.26%) Samba
13 2 (0.84%) KVM
14 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.42%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 40 (16.74%) Backup Exec
2 38 (15.90%) SCCM
3 21 (8.79%) WSUS
4 14 (5.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (5.02%) SCOM
5 12 (5.02%) NetBackup
6 8 (3.35%) Tivoli
6 8 (3.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (2.93%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (2.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (1.67%) ARCserve
9 4 (1.67%) Check_MK
9 4 (1.67%) Icinga
9 4 (1.67%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.67%) SCSM
10 3 (1.26%) Nagios
10 3 (1.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (0.84%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.84%) CA Wily
11 2 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 235 (98.33%) VMware
2 116 (48.54%) Citrix
3 96 (40.17%) Microsoft
4 63 (26.36%) Cisco
5 54 (22.59%) HP
6 34 (14.23%) Symantec
7 31 (12.97%) Avaya
8 29 (12.13%) IBM
9 28 (11.72%) EMC
10 26 (10.88%) Lotus
11 21 (8.79%) Veeam
12 15 (6.28%) Apple
13 11 (4.60%) Red Hat
14 10 (4.18%) Brocade
14 10 (4.18%) CommVault
14 10 (4.18%) Dell
14 10 (4.18%) Oracle
14 10 (4.18%) 3PAR
15 9 (3.77%) Draytek
15 9 (3.77%) Intel
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £47000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £47500.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago