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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 330 312 337
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 106 109 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 3.79% 4.49% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 85 94 87
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
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
2794 2430 2522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.47% 11.74% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2334 1961 2087
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 £22,925 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -7 36 £38,500 -13.96% 3
Berkshire -18 26 £34,500 -1.42% 2
Surrey -4 18 £45,000 +28.57% 4
West Sussex +4 10 £42,500 -29.16%
Kent - 10 £37,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £24,250 +10.22% 1
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 225 (93.75%) VMware
2 191 (79.58%) Windows
3 153 (63.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 106 (44.17%) Firewall
5 103 (42.92%) Active Directory
6 97 (40.42%) Cisco
6 97 (40.42%) Citrix
7 95 (39.58%) Microsoft
8 94 (39.17%) DNS
9 83 (34.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 76 (31.67%) Linux
11 71 (29.58%) SAN
12 70 (29.17%) TCP/IP
13 63 (26.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 61 (25.42%) vSphere
15 60 (25.00%) XenApp
16 55 (22.92%) DHCP
17 54 (22.50%) MS Exchange
18 49 (20.42%) VMware ESX
18 49 (20.42%) PowerShell
19 47 (19.58%) Hyper-V
20 46 (19.17%) LAN
20 46 (19.17%) WAN
21 45 (18.75%) SQL Server
22 43 (17.92%) ITIL
23 42 (17.50%) HP
23 42 (17.50%) SCCM
24 38 (15.83%) MS Excel
25 37 (15.42%) Clustering
26 34 (14.17%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 24 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 24 (10.00%) Lync
3 21 (8.75%) SharePoint
4 19 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (7.92%) IIS
5 16 (6.67%) Apache
6 15 (6.25%) MS Project Server
7 13 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (4.17%) nginx
10 6 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.83%) Moodle
12 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 34 (14.17%) MS Office
3 12 (5.00%) MS Project
4 10 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.33%) Maximo
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.50%) SaaS
2 5 (2.08%) Office 365
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 106 (44.17%) Firewall
2 94 (39.17%) DNS
3 71 (29.58%) SAN
4 70 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 55 (22.92%) DHCP
6 46 (19.17%) WAN
6 46 (19.17%) LAN
7 32 (13.33%) VPN
8 30 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (8.33%) VLAN
10 16 (6.67%) NAS
11 15 (6.25%) Internet
12 14 (5.83%) Network Security
12 14 (5.83%) SSH
13 13 (5.42%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (5.42%) Telnet
13 13 (5.42%) FTP
14 12 (5.00%) BGP
15 11 (4.58%) MPLS
15 11 (4.58%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.67%) MySQL
3 8 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.25%) MSI
2 2 (0.83%) WebLOAD
2 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (10.83%) Finance
2 20 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.42%) Retail
4 12 (5.00%) Back Office
5 8 (3.33%) Games
6 7 (2.92%) Military
7 4 (1.67%) Banking
8 3 (1.25%) Electronics
8 3 (1.25%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.83%) Law
9 2 (0.83%) Legal
9 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.83%) Publishing
9 2 (0.83%) French Language
9 2 (0.83%) German Language
10 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 32 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 30 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (12.08%) Administrator
5 27 (11.25%) Systems Administrator
6 26 (10.83%) Technical Support Engineer
6 26 (10.83%) Technical Engineer
7 23 (9.58%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
9 13 (5.42%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 13 (5.42%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Server Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Senior Technical Support
11 10 (4.17%) Analyst
11 10 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Senior Technical Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.33%) .NET
2 4 (1.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (1.67%) Web Services
2 4 (1.67%) Flash
3 3 (1.25%) LAMP
4 1 (0.42%) MAPI
4 1 (0.42%) Middleware
4 1 (0.42%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.42%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.42%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.42%) Clustering
2 27 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (3.75%) CLARiiON
5 7 (2.92%) Replication
5 7 (2.92%) EqualLogic
5 7 (2.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.25%) PACS
7 3 (1.25%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.83%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.83%) VLE
9 1 (0.42%) BBC
9 1 (0.42%) DTV
9 1 (0.42%) PKI
9 1 (0.42%) PDA
9 1 (0.42%) iPhone
9 1 (0.42%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 191 (79.58%) Windows
2 83 (34.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (31.67%) Linux
4 63 (26.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (14.17%) Windows XP
5 34 (14.17%) UNIX
6 30 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (10.83%) Windows 7
8 21 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (7.50%) Windows Vista
10 13 (5.42%) Windows 2000
11 11 (4.58%) SUSE
11 11 (4.58%) CentOS
12 10 (4.17%) Solaris
13 5 (2.08%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.67%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.67%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.25%) openSUSE
15 3 (1.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.92%) ITIL
2 18 (7.50%) Load Balancing
3 17 (7.08%) Project Management
4 15 (6.25%) Change Management
5 14 (5.83%) Migration
6 12 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (4.58%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (4.58%) Mentoring
7 11 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (4.58%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 10 (4.17%) Data Security
8 10 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (3.33%) Service Delivery
10 7 (2.92%) High Availability
11 6 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (2.08%) Asset Management
12 5 (2.08%) Business Continuity
12 5 (2.08%) Configuration Management
12 5 (2.08%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.42%) PowerShell
2 30 (12.50%) SQL
3 23 (9.58%) Shell Script
4 14 (5.83%) VBScript
4 14 (5.83%) Perl
5 10 (4.17%) C
6 7 (2.92%) VB
7 5 (2.08%) C#
8 4 (1.67%) PHP
8 4 (1.67%) Python
9 3 (1.25%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (14.17%) Cisco Certification
1 34 (14.17%) Security Cleared
2 27 (11.25%) Degree
3 26 (10.83%) CCNA
4 23 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (9.17%) DV Cleared
6 15 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 12 (5.00%) CCNP
8 10 (4.17%) MCITP
9 8 (3.33%) MCSE
10 7 (2.92%) JNCIP
11 6 (2.50%) RHCE
12 5 (2.08%) VCP4
13 4 (1.67%) MCSA
13 4 (1.67%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.67%) JNCIS
13 4 (1.67%) CCDA
14 3 (1.25%) MCP
14 3 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.75%) SLA
2 16 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.25%) QA
5 3 (1.25%) HL7
5 3 (1.25%) DICOM
System Software
1 153 (63.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (42.92%) Active Directory
3 61 (25.42%) vSphere
4 60 (25.00%) XenApp
5 49 (20.42%) VMware ESX
6 47 (19.58%) Hyper-V
7 23 (9.58%) XenDesktop
8 12 (5.00%) MetaFrame
9 11 (4.58%) ISA Server
10 10 (4.17%) Postfix
10 10 (4.17%) Sendmail
11 8 (3.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 7 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (2.50%) NFS
13 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (2.50%) VirtualBox
14 4 (1.67%) vCloud
14 4 (1.67%) Samba
15 3 (1.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (17.50%) SCCM
2 19 (7.92%) ARCserve
3 18 (7.50%) SCOM
4 15 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 10 (4.17%) Backup Exec
5 10 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (3.75%) WSUS
7 8 (3.33%) Tivoli
7 8 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (2.08%) HP SIM
9 4 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.67%) SCSM
9 4 (1.67%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.25%) cPanel
10 3 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (1.25%) Cisco UCCE
10 3 (1.25%) Plesk
10 3 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 225 (93.75%) VMware
2 97 (40.42%) Cisco
2 97 (40.42%) Citrix
3 95 (39.58%) Microsoft
4 42 (17.50%) HP
5 30 (12.50%) Oracle
6 25 (10.42%) Veeam
7 24 (10.00%) Dell
8 23 (9.58%) Red Hat
9 22 (9.17%) Symantec
10 21 (8.75%) EMC
11 19 (7.92%) Lumension
12 18 (7.50%) F5
12 18 (7.50%) IBM
13 15 (6.25%) Borland
13 15 (6.25%) 3PAR
14 14 (5.83%) Juniper
15 13 (5.42%) McAfee
16 11 (4.58%) Fujitsu
17 10 (4.17%) Websense
Forest Row, East Sussex
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £28,000 per annum (circa)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Via Resource
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Stott & May
Salary: Company share scheme, life cover, company pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum £50k - £55k per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago