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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
England / South East
Rank 326 334 329
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 63 121 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.62% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 3.04% 4.49% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52 114 106
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%

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
2069 2692 2907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.08% 13.82% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1751 2356 2401
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Surrey +56 29 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Berkshire -13 17 £40,000 -13.97% 5
Hampshire +19 15 £35,000 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +22 1 £70,000 +164.15%
Kent +8 1 - -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 130 (97.01%) VMware
2 94 (70.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (69.40%) Windows
4 73 (54.48%) Active Directory
5 71 (52.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (52.24%) Windows Server
7 63 (47.01%) Microsoft
8 58 (43.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (41.04%) Cisco
10 51 (38.06%) MS Exchange
11 45 (33.58%) Linux
11 45 (33.58%) DNS
12 42 (31.34%) SAN
12 42 (31.34%) vSphere
13 40 (29.85%) PowerShell
14 39 (29.10%) Firewall
15 37 (27.61%) Hyper-V
16 36 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2010
17 35 (26.12%) ITIL
18 33 (24.63%) Finance
19 31 (23.13%) LAN
19 31 (23.13%) WAN
19 31 (23.13%) Data Centre
20 30 (22.39%) HP
21 29 (21.64%) MS Excel
22 28 (20.90%) SQL Server
23 27 (20.15%) SQL
23 27 (20.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 26 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
25 25 (18.66%) Citrix

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 51 (38.06%) MS Exchange
2 36 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (7.46%) Apache
6 8 (5.97%) nginx
6 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.24%) IIS
9 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (21.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (8.96%) Office 365
2 6 (4.48%) SaaS
3 5 (3.73%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (33.58%) DNS
2 42 (31.34%) SAN
3 39 (29.10%) Firewall
4 31 (23.13%) LAN
4 31 (23.13%) WAN
5 20 (14.93%) TCP/IP
6 18 (13.43%) DHCP
7 14 (10.45%) SSH
7 14 (10.45%) VLAN
8 13 (9.70%) VPN
9 10 (7.46%) FTP
10 9 (6.72%) Wireless
11 8 (5.97%) FCoE
11 8 (5.97%) NetScaler
11 8 (5.97%) SMTP
11 8 (5.97%) Telnet
12 7 (5.22%) BGP
12 7 (5.22%) IPsec
12 7 (5.22%) LDAP
12 7 (5.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.72%) MySQL
3 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.75%) Redis
7 1 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (24.63%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.97%) Electronics
3 8 (5.97%) French Language
3 8 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.22%) Marketing
5 3 (2.24%) Back Office
6 2 (1.49%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (22.39%) Support Engineer
2 23 (17.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (15.67%) Administrator
4 18 (13.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 18 (13.43%) VMware Engineer
5 15 (11.19%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (11.19%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (11.19%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (10.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (9.70%) VMware Support Engineer
8 12 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (8.96%) Cisco Support
8 12 (8.96%) Technical Support
9 10 (7.46%) Active Directory Support
9 10 (7.46%) Analyst
9 10 (7.46%) IT Support
10 9 (6.72%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 9 (6.72%) Wintel Engineer
11 8 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.70%) LAMP
2 8 (5.97%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (3.73%) Flash
4 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.13%) Data Centre
2 25 (18.66%) Clustering
3 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.46%) EMC VNX
5 6 (4.48%) PKI
5 6 (4.48%) Replication
6 5 (3.73%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 93 (69.40%) Windows
2 71 (52.99%) Windows Server 2012
3 70 (52.24%) Windows Server
4 58 (43.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (33.58%) Linux
6 20 (14.93%) Windows 7
7 12 (8.96%) CentOS
8 10 (7.46%) Solaris
9 8 (5.97%) Fedora
9 8 (5.97%) Windows 10
9 8 (5.97%) Windows 8
10 7 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.99%) Debian
11 4 (2.99%) SUSE
11 4 (2.99%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.24%) Unix
13 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.12%) ITIL
2 16 (11.94%) Mentoring
3 12 (8.96%) Network Management
4 10 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (7.46%) Load Balancing
4 10 (7.46%) Migration
4 10 (7.46%) Service Management
5 9 (6.72%) Server Building
6 7 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.22%) Configuration Management
6 7 (5.22%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (5.22%) ITIL V3
6 7 (5.22%) Network Load Balancing
6 7 (5.22%) Performance Management
6 7 (5.22%) Programme Management
6 7 (5.22%) Security Patching
6 7 (5.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 6 (4.48%) Network Architecture
7 6 (4.48%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.85%) PowerShell
2 27 (20.15%) SQL
3 8 (5.97%) Perl
3 8 (5.97%) PHP
3 8 (5.97%) Python
3 8 (5.97%) VBScript
4 5 (3.73%) Java
4 5 (3.73%) Ruby
5 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.75%) C++
6 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (20.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (19.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (14.93%) MCSA
4 19 (14.18%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (14.18%) Security Cleared
5 18 (13.43%) SC Cleared
6 13 (9.70%) CCNA
7 8 (5.97%) RHCE
7 8 (5.97%) RHCSA
8 7 (5.22%) DV Cleared
9 6 (4.48%) CCDP
9 6 (4.48%) CCNP
9 6 (4.48%) JNCIS
9 6 (4.48%) MCSE
10 5 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.73%) MCP
11 2 (1.49%) Degree
11 2 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.75%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) SLA
2 6 (4.48%) QA
3 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 94 (70.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (54.48%) Active Directory
3 42 (31.34%) vSphere
4 37 (27.61%) Hyper-V
5 12 (8.96%) XenApp
6 10 (7.46%) VMware ESX
7 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (5.97%) NFS
7 8 (5.97%) Postfix
7 8 (5.97%) Sendmail
7 8 (5.97%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (5.22%) vCloud
9 5 (3.73%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (2.99%) KVM
10 4 (2.99%) XenServer
11 3 (2.24%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.49%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.75%) Docker
13 1 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (7.46%) SCCM
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (4.48%) Nagios
3 6 (4.48%) SCOM
4 5 (3.73%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (3.73%) WSUS
5 3 (2.24%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.49%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.75%) Ansible
7 1 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.75%) Puppet
7 1 (0.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 130 (97.01%) VMware
2 63 (47.01%) Microsoft
3 55 (41.04%) Cisco
4 30 (22.39%) HP
5 25 (18.66%) Citrix
6 21 (15.67%) NetApp
7 20 (14.93%) Red Hat
8 13 (9.70%) EMC
9 12 (8.96%) Juniper
10 7 (5.22%) IBM
10 7 (5.22%) SAP
11 6 (4.48%) Brocade
11 6 (4.48%) Fujitsu
11 6 (4.48%) NETGEAR
12 5 (3.73%) Qualys
12 5 (3.73%) Veeam
13 4 (2.99%) Sun
14 3 (2.24%) arcserve
14 3 (2.24%) CommVault
14 3 (2.24%) Symantec
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