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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 339 347 341
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 126 110 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 4.73% 3.81% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 121 94 85
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,650 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
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
2664 2885 2451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.76% 14.08% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2343 2411 2008
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +59 85 £46,500 +36.76% 3
Surrey +3 18 £48,750 +5.40% 9
Hampshire -8 15 £40,000 +3.89% 5
Kent +6 4 £57,938 +54.50%
Buckinghamshire -15 2 £33,250 +12.71%
West Sussex -12 1 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 177 (98.88%) VMware
2 146 (81.56%) Windows
3 128 (71.51%) Active Directory
4 117 (65.36%) Windows Server
5 114 (63.69%) Firewall
6 106 (59.22%) Microsoft
7 100 (55.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 97 (54.19%) LAN
8 97 (54.19%) WAN
9 93 (51.96%) MS Exchange
10 90 (50.28%) Data Centre
11 89 (49.72%) Exchange Server 2010
12 77 (43.02%) Exchange Server 2013
13 75 (41.90%) Linux
13 75 (41.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 73 (40.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 72 (40.22%) MS Excel
16 63 (35.20%) SQL
17 55 (30.73%) vSphere
18 53 (29.61%) Windows Server 2003
19 52 (29.05%) Cisco
20 47 (26.26%) VMware ESX
21 44 (24.58%) EMC
22 36 (20.11%) Unix
23 35 (19.55%) ITIL
24 33 (18.44%) Citrix
24 33 (18.44%) SLA
25 31 (17.32%) DNS
26 29 (16.20%) HP
27 27 (15.08%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 93 (51.96%) MS Exchange
2 89 (49.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (43.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.79%) IIS
6 4 (2.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.12%) Lync
8 1 (0.56%) Apache
8 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 72 (40.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) Office 365
2 4 (2.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 114 (63.69%) Firewall
2 97 (54.19%) LAN
2 97 (54.19%) WAN
3 31 (17.32%) DNS
4 27 (15.08%) SAN
4 27 (15.08%) TCP/IP
5 21 (11.73%) DHCP
6 16 (8.94%) Fibre Channel
6 16 (8.94%) NAS
7 14 (7.82%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (7.82%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (7.26%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (7.26%) VPN
9 10 (5.59%) VLAN
10 9 (5.03%) Network Security
11 8 (4.47%) Ethernet
12 7 (3.91%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.68%) HTTP
13 3 (1.68%) SNMP
13 3 (1.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.12%) Big Data
2 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.56%) MSI
General
1 24 (13.41%) Finance
2 8 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.35%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.35%) Marketing
4 5 (2.79%) Electronics
5 2 (1.12%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.12%) Front Office
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (45.81%) Support Engineer
2 67 (37.43%) VMware Engineer
3 40 (22.35%) VMware Support Engineer
4 38 (21.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 34 (18.99%) Windows Engineer
6 27 (15.08%) Technical Support
7 26 (14.53%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 26 (14.53%) Technical Engineer
8 24 (13.41%) Senior IT Support
8 24 (13.41%) Senior Support Engineer
9 23 (12.85%) Exchange Engineer
9 23 (12.85%) Technical Support Engineer
10 22 (12.29%) Exchange Support
11 17 (9.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (8.94%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (8.94%) Senior Windows Engineer
12 16 (8.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (8.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 15 (8.38%) IT Support
14 14 (7.82%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.12%) Middleware
1 2 (1.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 90 (50.28%) Data Centre
2 25 (13.97%) EMC VNX
3 17 (9.50%) Replication
4 11 (6.15%) EMC VMAX
4 11 (6.15%) EMC VNXe
5 9 (5.03%) Clustering
6 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.35%) CESG
7 5 (2.79%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.23%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.23%) Symmetrix
8 4 (2.23%) User Experience
9 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.68%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.12%) PKI
11 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.56%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.56%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 146 (81.56%) Windows
2 117 (65.36%) Windows Server
3 100 (55.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 75 (41.90%) Linux
4 75 (41.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (29.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (20.11%) Unix
7 10 (5.59%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.79%) AIX
9 5 (2.79%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.23%) Solaris
11 3 (1.68%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.12%) Debian
12 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.56%) CentOS
13 1 (0.56%) HPUX
13 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.55%) ITIL
2 19 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
3 18 (10.06%) Mentoring
4 13 (7.26%) Server Patching
4 13 (7.26%) Service Management
4 13 (7.26%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (5.59%) High Availability
6 6 (3.35%) Data Management
6 6 (3.35%) E-Commerce
7 5 (2.79%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (2.79%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (2.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (2.79%) Programme Management
8 4 (2.23%) Patch Management
8 4 (2.23%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.23%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (2.23%) Software Engineering
9 3 (1.68%) Coaching
9 3 (1.68%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (1.68%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (35.20%) SQL
2 16 (8.94%) PowerShell
3 14 (7.82%) Java
3 14 (7.82%) Perl
3 14 (7.82%) Python
3 14 (7.82%) Shell Script
4 13 (7.26%) Ruby
5 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.12%) C#
6 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (13.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (6.70%) CCNA
2 12 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.59%) VCP5
5 6 (3.35%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.23%) Degree
6 4 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.23%) MCSE
6 4 (2.23%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.12%) CCNP
7 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (18.44%) SLA
2 14 (7.82%) QA
System Software
1 128 (71.51%) Active Directory
2 73 (40.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (30.73%) vSphere
4 47 (26.26%) VMware ESX
5 15 (8.38%) Hyper-V
6 12 (6.70%) XenApp
7 8 (4.47%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.79%) vCloud
9 4 (2.23%) DFS Replication
10 3 (1.68%) NFS
11 2 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.12%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.12%) VirtualBox
11 2 (1.12%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.56%) Corosync
12 1 (0.56%) UAG
12 1 (0.56%) Xen
12 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (13.97%) SCCM
2 18 (10.06%) WSUS
3 14 (7.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 13 (7.26%) Backup Exec
5 7 (3.91%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (2.79%) NetBackup
6 5 (2.79%) Tivoli
7 4 (2.23%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (2.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (1.68%) Nagios
8 3 (1.68%) Puppet
8 3 (1.68%) SCDPM
8 3 (1.68%) SCOM
8 3 (1.68%) Simpana
9 2 (1.12%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (1.12%) Legato
9 2 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.12%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 177 (98.88%) VMware
2 106 (59.22%) Microsoft
3 52 (29.05%) Cisco
4 44 (24.58%) EMC
5 33 (18.44%) Citrix
6 29 (16.20%) HP
7 20 (11.17%) Juniper
8 18 (10.06%) Red Hat
9 14 (7.82%) Veeam
10 13 (7.26%) Qualys
10 13 (7.26%) Symantec
11 12 (6.70%) Dell
12 7 (3.91%) 3PAR
12 7 (3.91%) IBM
12 7 (3.91%) Veritas
13 6 (3.35%) Oracle
14 5 (2.79%) SAP
15 4 (2.23%) arcserve
15 4 (2.23%) NetApp
15 4 (2.23%) ProCurve
Reading, Berkshire
Consol Partners
Salary: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Golfbreaks.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
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Farnham, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
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Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
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Stepstone
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive Salary & Generous Benefi
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Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary & Generous Benefits
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Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
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