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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 337 334 308
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 101 110 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.48% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 3.79% 4.16% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 94 93 117
Average salary £44,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
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
2668 2646 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.95% 11.60% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2174 2192
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Hampshire +20 30 £44,500 -3.78% 6
Surrey +20 23 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Buckinghamshire -25 15 £39,500 -16.84% 6
Kent - 12 £30,000 -
West Sussex +9 10 £44,500 +7.87% 1
Berkshire -57 9 £34,000 -24.44%
Isle of Wight - 2 £72,500 -
East Sussex +5 1 £33,000 -5.71%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 199 (96.60%) VMware
2 175 (84.95%) Windows
3 128 (62.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 95 (46.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (44.17%) Citrix
6 87 (42.23%) Active Directory
7 79 (38.35%) Microsoft
8 77 (37.38%) DNS
8 77 (37.38%) Firewall
9 74 (35.92%) VMware ESX
9 74 (35.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 73 (35.44%) SAN
11 72 (34.95%) Cisco
11 72 (34.95%) vSphere
12 63 (30.58%) Linux
13 59 (28.64%) SQL Server
14 58 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 55 (26.70%) DHCP
16 54 (26.21%) MS Exchange
17 53 (25.73%) HP
18 52 (25.24%) Hyper-V
19 48 (23.30%) XenApp
20 45 (21.84%) MS Excel
20 45 (21.84%) WAN
21 44 (21.36%) LAN
22 43 (20.87%) PowerShell
23 42 (20.39%) TCP/IP
24 40 (19.42%) Windows XP
25 39 (18.93%) ITIL
26 38 (18.45%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 54 (26.21%) MS Exchange
2 34 (16.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (12.14%) IIS
4 23 (11.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 21 (10.19%) Apache
6 19 (9.22%) Lync
7 17 (8.25%) SharePoint
8 16 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (5.34%) MS Project Server
10 10 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (2.91%) nginx
13 5 (2.43%) SAS
14 4 (1.94%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.49%) Moodle
16 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (21.84%) MS Excel
2 33 (16.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) Maximo
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.28%) Office 365
2 2 (0.97%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (37.38%) DNS
1 77 (37.38%) Firewall
2 73 (35.44%) SAN
3 55 (26.70%) DHCP
4 45 (21.84%) WAN
5 44 (21.36%) LAN
6 42 (20.39%) TCP/IP
7 35 (16.99%) VPN
8 28 (13.59%) VLAN
9 25 (12.14%) Internet
10 19 (9.22%) Fibre Channel
11 18 (8.74%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (7.77%) NAS
13 15 (7.28%) SMTP
14 14 (6.80%) DMZ
15 10 (4.85%) SSH
16 9 (4.37%) IMAP
16 9 (4.37%) Wireless
16 9 (4.37%) Telnet
17 8 (3.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (28.64%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (6.80%) MySQL
5 5 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.46%) MSI
2 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.49%) Ant
General
1 36 (17.48%) Finance
2 28 (13.59%) Back Office
3 18 (8.74%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.34%) Retail
5 7 (3.40%) Online Betting
6 5 (2.43%) Games
7 4 (1.94%) Military
7 4 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.94%) Banking
7 4 (1.94%) Marketing
8 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.97%) Law
9 2 (0.97%) Legal
10 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (26.21%) Support Engineer
2 28 (13.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (13.59%) Technical Support
3 26 (12.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 23 (11.17%) Technical Engineer
4 23 (11.17%) Technical Support Engineer
5 19 (9.22%) Senior Support Engineer
6 17 (8.25%) Analyst
7 14 (6.80%) Server Specialist
7 14 (6.80%) Windows Server Specialist
8 13 (6.31%) Consultant
8 13 (6.31%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (6.31%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (6.31%) Systems Support
8 13 (6.31%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (6.31%) Administrator
9 11 (5.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 10 (4.85%) Senior Technical Support
10 10 (4.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.85%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.34%) .NET
2 9 (4.37%) MAPI
3 5 (2.43%) Web Services
4 4 (1.94%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.46%) LAMP
6 2 (0.97%) CSS
6 2 (0.97%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.49%) HTML5
7 1 (0.49%) jQuery
7 1 (0.49%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.49%) Ajax
7 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.49%) HTML
7 1 (0.49%) XHTML
7 1 (0.49%) RSS
7 1 (0.49%) Flash
7 1 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.45%) Clustering
2 20 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.22%) Blackberry
4 18 (8.74%) Replication
5 14 (6.80%) iPhone
6 9 (4.37%) PDA
7 7 (3.40%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.43%) EqualLogic
8 5 (2.43%) iPad
9 4 (1.94%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.46%) New Media
10 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.46%) PACS
10 3 (1.46%) PMI
11 2 (0.97%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.97%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.97%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 175 (84.95%) Windows
2 95 (46.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (35.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 63 (30.58%) Linux
5 58 (28.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (19.42%) Windows XP
7 32 (15.53%) Windows 7
8 25 (12.14%) UNIX
8 25 (12.14%) Windows Vista
9 20 (9.71%) Windows 2000
10 18 (8.74%) Windows 8
11 14 (6.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (5.83%) CentOS
13 9 (4.37%) Mac OS
13 9 (4.37%) Android
14 7 (3.40%) Solaris
15 5 (2.43%) SUSE
16 3 (1.46%) Debian
16 3 (1.46%) AIX
17 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.93%) ITIL
2 17 (8.25%) Project Management
3 15 (7.28%) Migration
4 14 (6.80%) Load Balancing
5 13 (6.31%) Business Continuity
5 13 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (4.85%) Problem Management
7 9 (4.37%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (4.37%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (3.88%) Release Management
8 8 (3.88%) High Availability
9 7 (3.40%) Service Management
9 7 (3.40%) E-Commerce
9 7 (3.40%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.91%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (2.43%) Capacity Management
11 5 (2.43%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (2.43%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (20.87%) PowerShell
2 29 (14.08%) SQL
3 23 (11.17%) VBScript
4 16 (7.77%) VB
5 12 (5.83%) Shell Script
6 8 (3.88%) C
7 6 (2.91%) C#
7 6 (2.91%) Perl
8 4 (1.94%) PHP
9 3 (1.46%) Python
10 2 (0.97%) AWK
10 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.97%) sed
11 1 (0.49%) Ruby
11 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.49%) C++
11 1 (0.49%) Java
11 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (11.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (9.71%) CCNA
4 17 (8.25%) Security Cleared
5 15 (7.28%) MCSE
6 12 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (5.34%) DV Cleared
8 9 (4.37%) Degree
9 7 (3.40%) MCITP
9 7 (3.40%) CCNP
10 4 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.46%) MCSA
11 3 (1.46%) MCP
11 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.97%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.49%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.49%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.49%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.68%) SLA
2 7 (3.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.46%) QA
3 3 (1.46%) HL7
3 3 (1.46%) DICOM
4 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 128 (62.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (42.23%) Active Directory
3 74 (35.92%) VMware ESX
4 72 (34.95%) vSphere
5 52 (25.24%) Hyper-V
6 48 (23.30%) XenApp
7 14 (6.80%) XenDesktop
8 12 (5.83%) XenServer
9 8 (3.88%) NFS
9 8 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (2.91%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 6 (2.91%) Postfix
10 6 (2.91%) Sendmail
11 5 (2.43%) vCloud
12 4 (1.94%) Samba
12 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.46%) KVM
13 3 (1.46%) Xen
14 2 (0.97%) Firmware
14 2 (0.97%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 22 (10.68%) SCCM
2 20 (9.71%) Backup Exec
3 15 (7.28%) WSUS
4 11 (5.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (4.37%) SCOM
5 9 (4.37%) ARCserve
6 8 (3.88%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (2.91%) Tivoli
7 6 (2.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (2.91%) NetBackup
7 6 (2.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (2.43%) SCSM
9 4 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (1.46%) Cisco UCCE
10 3 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.46%) Nagios
11 2 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.97%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.97%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 199 (96.60%) VMware
2 91 (44.17%) Citrix
3 79 (38.35%) Microsoft
4 72 (34.95%) Cisco
5 53 (25.73%) HP
6 26 (12.62%) Symantec
7 25 (12.14%) Veeam
8 23 (11.17%) IBM
9 21 (10.19%) Oracle
10 18 (8.74%) Red Hat
11 17 (8.25%) Dell
12 16 (7.77%) Lumension
13 15 (7.28%) EMC
14 12 (5.83%) Fujitsu
14 12 (5.83%) Brocade
15 11 (5.34%) Borland
16 10 (4.85%) 3PAR
17 9 (4.37%) Draytek
17 9 (4.37%) Apple
18 8 (3.88%) Juniper
Hampshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £47000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Bene
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognita Schools
Salary: Up to £22,440 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
MWR InfoSecurity
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago