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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 318 313 345
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +32
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 114 153 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.74% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 4.52% 5.06% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 96 144 108
Median salary £40,000 £41,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £39,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -8.77%
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
2520 3025 3014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.65% 14.57% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2174 2528 2424
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 31 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire -1 26 £35,000 -29.29% 1
Berkshire -6 22 £39,500 +5.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 17 £45,000 -2.70% 1
West Sussex -7 12 £43,250 -2.80%
Kent +14 4 £51,250 -33.87%
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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.

1 258 (96.99%) VMware
2 225 (84.59%) Windows
3 184 (69.17%) Windows Server
4 178 (66.92%) Active Directory
5 172 (64.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 165 (62.03%) Microsoft
7 150 (56.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 123 (46.24%) MS Exchange
9 122 (45.86%) Firewall
10 104 (39.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 100 (37.59%) Cisco
12 95 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 91 (34.21%) SAN
14 87 (32.71%) SQL
15 85 (31.95%) Linux
16 82 (30.83%) Exchange Server 2013
17 80 (30.08%) vSphere
18 77 (28.95%) DNS
19 71 (26.69%) LAN
19 71 (26.69%) WAN
20 70 (26.32%) MS Excel
21 69 (25.94%) ITIL
22 66 (24.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 57 (21.43%) Hyper-V
23 57 (21.43%) SQL Server
24 55 (20.68%) HP
24 55 (20.68%) PowerShell
25 54 (20.30%) Citrix
26 53 (19.92%) Data Centre
27 51 (19.17%) VMware ESX

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
1 123 (46.24%) MS Exchange
2 95 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (30.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (6.77%) IIS
6 14 (5.26%) Apache
6 14 (5.26%) Skype for Business
7 10 (3.76%) nginx
8 9 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (3.38%) SharePoint
9 8 (3.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 70 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.65%) Office 365
2 14 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (45.86%) Firewall
2 91 (34.21%) SAN
3 77 (28.95%) DNS
4 71 (26.69%) LAN
4 71 (26.69%) WAN
5 40 (15.04%) DHCP
6 27 (10.15%) TCP/IP
6 27 (10.15%) VPN
7 22 (8.27%) VLAN
8 20 (7.52%) SNMP
9 19 (7.14%) NAS
9 19 (7.14%) SSH
10 17 (6.39%) FTP
11 13 (4.89%) HTTP
12 11 (4.14%) SMTP
13 10 (3.76%) Telnet
14 9 (3.38%) HTTPS
14 9 (3.38%) IP Telephony
14 9 (3.38%) IPsec
14 9 (3.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.02%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (5.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (3.76%) MySQL
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.38%) MSI
General
1 40 (15.04%) Finance
2 10 (3.76%) French Language
3 9 (3.38%) Electronics
4 8 (3.01%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.26%) Back Office
5 6 (2.26%) Marketing
5 6 (2.26%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.13%) Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (30.45%) Support Engineer
2 70 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 64 (24.06%) VMware Engineer
4 46 (17.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 40 (15.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 30 (11.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 26 (9.77%) Analyst
7 26 (9.77%) VMware Support Engineer
8 24 (9.02%) IT Support
9 22 (8.27%) Systems Engineer
10 21 (7.89%) IT Engineer
11 19 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
11 19 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
12 18 (6.77%) Active Directory Support
12 18 (6.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (6.77%) Server Engineer
13 17 (6.39%) Infrastructure Support
13 17 (6.39%) Technical Engineer
14 16 (6.02%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.76%) LAMP
1 10 (3.76%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (0.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.92%) Data Centre
2 40 (15.04%) Clustering
3 26 (9.77%) Replication
4 13 (4.89%) VCE vBlock
5 12 (4.51%) CESG
6 10 (3.76%) EMC VNX
7 9 (3.38%) PKI
8 6 (2.26%) EMC VMAX
8 6 (2.26%) EMC VNXe
8 6 (2.26%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.88%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.88%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.50%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.50%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.50%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.13%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.75%) iPhone
13 1 (0.38%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 225 (84.59%) Windows
2 184 (69.17%) Windows Server
3 150 (56.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 104 (39.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (31.95%) Linux
6 38 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (13.16%) Windows 7
8 26 (9.77%) CentOS
9 18 (6.77%) Windows 8
10 13 (4.89%) Unix
10 13 (4.89%) Windows 10
11 12 (4.51%) Solaris
12 10 (3.76%) Fedora
13 9 (3.38%) Windows XP
14 7 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (2.26%) Windows Vista
16 3 (1.13%) Debian
17 2 (0.75%) Android
17 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (25.94%) ITIL
2 21 (7.89%) Load Balancing
3 19 (7.14%) Server Building
4 16 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (6.02%) Mentoring
4 16 (6.02%) Migration
5 14 (5.26%) Change Management
5 14 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 13 (4.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (4.51%) Change Control
8 11 (4.14%) Capacity Management
8 11 (4.14%) Configuration Management
8 11 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (4.14%) Functional Testing
8 11 (4.14%) Mobile Device Management
8 11 (4.14%) Performance Testing
8 11 (4.14%) PRINCE2
8 11 (4.14%) Server Virtualisation
8 11 (4.14%) Test Strategy
8 11 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (32.71%) SQL
2 55 (20.68%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.14%) Perl
4 10 (3.76%) Bash Shell
4 10 (3.76%) PHP
5 7 (2.63%) VB
6 5 (1.88%) Java
6 5 (1.88%) Python
6 5 (1.88%) Ruby
7 4 (1.50%) VBScript
8 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (24.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 34 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (11.28%) Security Cleared
4 27 (10.15%) CCNA
4 27 (10.15%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (10.15%) SC Cleared
5 20 (7.52%) MCSE
6 18 (6.77%) RHCSA
7 16 (6.02%) RHCE
8 14 (5.26%) MCSA
9 13 (4.89%) MCITP
10 8 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.88%) CCNP
12 4 (1.50%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.13%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.13%) MCP
14 2 (0.75%) VCP5
15 1 (0.38%) CESG Certified Professional
15 1 (0.38%) IISP
15 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.39%) SLA
2 10 (3.76%) QA
3 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 178 (66.92%) Active Directory
2 172 (64.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (30.08%) vSphere
4 57 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 51 (19.17%) VMware ESX
6 35 (13.16%) XenApp
7 15 (5.64%) XenServer
8 11 (4.14%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (3.76%) DFS Replication
9 10 (3.76%) Postfix
9 10 (3.76%) Sendmail
10 8 (3.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (2.63%) VMware Server
12 6 (2.26%) Squid
12 6 (2.26%) XenDesktop
13 4 (1.50%) Corosync
13 4 (1.50%) NFS
13 4 (1.50%) Terminal Services
14 3 (1.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 35 (13.16%) SCCM
2 21 (7.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 20 (7.52%) WSUS
4 15 (5.64%) Backup Exec
4 15 (5.64%) SCOM
5 14 (5.26%) vMotion
6 13 (4.89%) Nagios
7 11 (4.14%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (3.76%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (3.76%) SCDPM
9 9 (3.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 8 (3.01%) Puppet
11 7 (2.63%) NetBackup
12 6 (2.26%) Ansible
12 6 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (2.26%) Red Hat Satellite
12 6 (2.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 6 (2.26%) vRealize
12 6 (2.26%) yum
13 5 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 258 (96.99%) VMware
2 165 (62.03%) Microsoft
3 100 (37.59%) Cisco
4 55 (20.68%) HP
5 54 (20.30%) Citrix
6 28 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 19 (7.14%) EMC
8 15 (5.64%) Dell
8 15 (5.64%) Symantec
9 14 (5.26%) IBM
9 14 (5.26%) NetApp
10 13 (4.89%) Intel Security
11 11 (4.14%) F5
11 11 (4.14%) Veeam
12 10 (3.76%) Juniper
13 9 (3.38%) NETGEAR
14 7 (2.63%) LANDesk
15 6 (2.26%) SAP
16 4 (1.50%) Qualys
16 4 (1.50%) SolarWinds
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