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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 369 352 291
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -61
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 86 109 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.46% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 3.09% 4.10% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 75 95 130
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.90% +12.00%
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
2784 2656 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.97% 11.25% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2288 2177 2079
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 £39,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.36% -0.93%

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 April 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 April 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 +11 28 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Surrey +14 21 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Berkshire -48 16 £36,000 -14.28% 1
Kent - 10 £30,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -22 6 £24,500 -39.50% 2
West Sussex +12 4 £42,500 +3.03%
Isle of Wight - 2 £72,500 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 194 (94.63%) VMware
2 169 (82.44%) Windows
3 125 (60.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (44.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 91 (44.39%) Citrix
5 87 (42.44%) Microsoft
6 82 (40.00%) Firewall
7 81 (39.51%) Active Directory
8 80 (39.02%) DNS
9 78 (38.05%) Cisco
10 71 (34.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 69 (33.66%) SAN
12 68 (33.17%) Linux
13 63 (30.73%) VMware ESX
14 55 (26.83%) DHCP
15 54 (26.34%) TCP/IP
16 53 (25.85%) MS Exchange
16 53 (25.85%) vSphere
17 51 (24.88%) XenApp
18 48 (23.41%) Windows Server 2012
19 47 (22.93%) SQL Server
20 46 (22.44%) WAN
21 45 (21.95%) LAN
21 45 (21.95%) Hyper-V
22 43 (20.98%) PowerShell
22 43 (20.98%) MS Excel
23 41 (20.00%) Windows XP
24 38 (18.54%) HP
24 38 (18.54%) Clustering
25 35 (17.07%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 53 (25.85%) MS Exchange
2 24 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 23 (11.22%) Apache
4 22 (10.73%) IIS
5 21 (10.24%) SharePoint
6 17 (8.29%) Lync
7 15 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (6.83%) MS Project Server
8 14 (6.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (4.39%) nginx
10 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.98%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.49%) Moodle
Applications
1 43 (20.98%) MS Excel
2 34 (16.59%) MS Office
3 6 (2.93%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.93%) Maximo
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (40.00%) Firewall
2 80 (39.02%) DNS
3 69 (33.66%) SAN
4 55 (26.83%) DHCP
5 54 (26.34%) TCP/IP
6 46 (22.44%) WAN
7 45 (21.95%) LAN
8 29 (14.15%) VPN
9 23 (11.22%) VLAN
10 21 (10.24%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (9.27%) Internet
12 17 (8.29%) SMTP
13 15 (7.32%) NAS
14 13 (6.34%) SSH
14 13 (6.34%) Telnet
15 12 (5.85%) FTP
15 12 (5.85%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (5.37%) Wireless
16 11 (5.37%) DMZ
17 9 (4.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.34%) MySQL
3 12 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.95%) MSI
2 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.49%) Ant
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (12.20%) Finance
2 19 (9.27%) Back Office
3 18 (8.78%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.37%) Retail
5 8 (3.90%) Games
6 7 (3.41%) Military
7 4 (1.95%) Banking
8 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.46%) Electronics
8 3 (1.46%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.98%) Law
10 1 (0.49%) Legal
10 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (25.85%) Support Engineer
2 27 (13.17%) Technical Support
2 27 (13.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (11.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 23 (11.22%) Technical Engineer
4 21 (10.24%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 18 (8.78%) Senior Support Engineer
6 16 (7.80%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (6.83%) Administrator
7 14 (6.83%) Server Specialist
8 13 (6.34%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (5.85%) Systems Support
9 12 (5.85%) Windows Server Specialist
10 11 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) Senior Technical Support
11 10 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) Senior Technical Engineer
12 9 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 9 (4.39%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.39%) .NET
2 8 (3.90%) MAPI
3 4 (1.95%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.95%) Web Services
4 3 (1.46%) LAMP
5 2 (0.98%) Flash
5 2 (0.98%) CSS
5 2 (0.98%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (0.49%) HTML
6 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.49%) XHTML
6 1 (0.49%) RSS
6 1 (0.49%) Ajax
6 1 (0.49%) Middleware
6 1 (0.49%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.49%) jQuery
6 1 (0.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.54%) Clustering
2 28 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.83%) Blackberry
4 11 (5.37%) Replication
5 8 (3.90%) PDA
5 8 (3.90%) iPhone
6 5 (2.44%) EqualLogic
6 5 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.44%) CLARiiON
6 5 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.95%) PACS
8 3 (1.46%) PMI
8 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.98%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.98%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.49%) PKI
10 1 (0.49%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 169 (82.44%) Windows
2 91 (44.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (34.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 68 (33.17%) Linux
5 48 (23.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 28 (13.66%) Windows 7
8 26 (12.68%) UNIX
9 24 (11.71%) Windows Vista
10 18 (8.78%) Windows 2000
11 16 (7.80%) Windows 8
12 14 (6.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (5.85%) CentOS
14 10 (4.88%) SUSE
15 8 (3.90%) Android
15 8 (3.90%) Mac OS
16 7 (3.41%) Solaris
17 3 (1.46%) AIX
17 3 (1.46%) Debian
18 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.07%) ITIL
2 16 (7.80%) Project Management
2 16 (7.80%) Load Balancing
3 13 (6.34%) Migration
4 10 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (4.39%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (3.90%) Problem Management
7 7 (3.41%) Change Management
7 7 (3.41%) High Availability
8 6 (2.93%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (2.93%) Mentoring
8 6 (2.93%) Configuration Management
8 6 (2.93%) Service Management
8 6 (2.93%) Data Security
9 5 (2.44%) Business Continuity
9 5 (2.44%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.44%) Release Management
9 5 (2.44%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (20.98%) PowerShell
2 28 (13.66%) SQL
3 21 (10.24%) VBScript
4 16 (7.80%) Shell Script
5 14 (6.83%) VB
6 11 (5.37%) C
7 8 (3.90%) Perl
8 6 (2.93%) C#
9 4 (1.95%) PHP
10 3 (1.46%) Python
11 2 (0.98%) AWK
11 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.98%) sed
12 1 (0.49%) Ruby
12 1 (0.49%) C++
12 1 (0.49%) Java
12 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (13.17%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (11.71%) Security Cleared
3 18 (8.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (8.78%) CCNA
4 16 (7.80%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.85%) CCNP
6 10 (4.88%) Degree
6 10 (4.88%) SC Cleared
7 9 (4.39%) MCSE
8 8 (3.90%) MCITP
9 7 (3.41%) JNCIP
10 6 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.95%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.95%) JNCIS
11 4 (1.95%) MCP
11 4 (1.95%) CCDA
12 3 (1.46%) MCSA
12 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.24%) SLA
2 7 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.41%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.95%) HL7
3 4 (1.95%) DICOM
4 3 (1.46%) QA
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 125 (60.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (39.51%) Active Directory
3 63 (30.73%) VMware ESX
4 53 (25.85%) vSphere
5 51 (24.88%) XenApp
6 45 (21.95%) Hyper-V
7 19 (9.27%) XenDesktop
8 9 (4.39%) Postfix
8 9 (4.39%) Sendmail
9 8 (3.90%) XenServer
9 8 (3.90%) NFS
10 7 (3.41%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (2.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 6 (2.93%) ISA Server
12 5 (2.44%) MetaFrame
13 4 (1.95%) Samba
13 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.95%) vCloud
14 3 (1.46%) KVM
14 3 (1.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (14.63%) SCCM
2 17 (8.29%) Backup Exec
3 14 (6.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 13 (6.34%) ARCserve
5 11 (5.37%) SCOM
6 9 (4.39%) WSUS
7 7 (3.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (2.93%) Tivoli
8 6 (2.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.95%) SCSM
10 3 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (1.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.46%) Cisco UCCE
10 3 (1.46%) Nagios
10 3 (1.46%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.98%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 194 (94.63%) VMware
2 91 (44.39%) Citrix
3 87 (42.44%) Microsoft
4 78 (38.05%) Cisco
5 38 (18.54%) HP
6 25 (12.20%) Oracle
7 24 (11.71%) Veeam
8 23 (11.22%) Red Hat
8 23 (11.22%) Symantec
9 19 (9.27%) Dell
10 18 (8.78%) Lumension
11 16 (7.80%) IBM
12 14 (6.83%) Borland
13 13 (6.34%) Juniper
14 12 (5.85%) Fujitsu
15 11 (5.37%) Brocade
16 10 (4.88%) McAfee
16 10 (4.88%) EMC
16 10 (4.88%) 3PAR
17 9 (4.39%) Apple
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