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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 303 346 361
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 143 105 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% 4.05% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 128 88 87
Average salary £40,750 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.11% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,600 £57,786
UK excluding London average salary £38,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -
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
3005 2591 2849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.75% 11.97% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2463 2124 2435
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Berkshire +18 44 £35,000 -6.66%
Hampshire -1 38 £38,500 -16.75% 10
Surrey -1 28 £52,500 +16.66%
West Sussex +8 11 £42,500 -29.16%
Buckinghamshire -24 7 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Kent - 7 £35,000 -
East Sussex -6 6 £37,000 +48.00%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 231 (88.85%) VMware
2 202 (77.69%) Windows
3 165 (63.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 133 (51.15%) Active Directory
5 125 (48.08%) Cisco
6 119 (45.77%) DNS
6 119 (45.77%) Firewall
7 116 (44.62%) Microsoft
8 86 (33.08%) Citrix
9 78 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 75 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 74 (28.46%) vSphere
12 68 (26.15%) DHCP
12 68 (26.15%) Linux
13 65 (25.00%) SAN
14 63 (24.23%) ITIL
15 59 (22.69%) XenApp
16 58 (22.31%) MS Exchange
17 56 (21.54%) Windows Server 2003
18 54 (20.77%) VPN
19 50 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
20 47 (18.08%) SQL Server
21 46 (17.69%) SCCM
22 41 (15.77%) VMware ESX
23 40 (15.38%) CCNA
23 40 (15.38%) SQL
24 38 (14.62%) Windows 7
24 38 (14.62%) HP
24 38 (14.62%) Degree
25 37 (14.23%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 58 (22.31%) MS Exchange
2 30 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 27 (10.38%) Lync
4 24 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (8.46%) IIS
6 19 (7.31%) SharePoint
7 18 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (5.00%) Apache
8 13 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (4.23%) nginx
10 7 (2.69%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.77%) Moodle
11 2 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (12.69%) MS Excel
2 30 (11.54%) MS Office
3 16 (6.15%) MS Project
4 10 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.62%) Maximo
2 4 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.08%) Office 365
2 6 (2.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 119 (45.77%) DNS
1 119 (45.77%) Firewall
2 78 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 68 (26.15%) DHCP
4 65 (25.00%) SAN
5 54 (20.77%) VPN
6 36 (13.85%) LAN
6 36 (13.85%) WAN
7 34 (13.08%) Cisco ASA
8 33 (12.69%) Network Security
9 28 (10.77%) SSL
9 28 (10.77%) BGP
10 25 (9.62%) MPLS
10 25 (9.62%) IPsec
11 23 (8.85%) OSPF
12 21 (8.08%) VLAN
12 21 (8.08%) Multicast
13 20 (7.69%) Internet
14 15 (5.77%) Ethernet
14 15 (5.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.15%) MySQL
3 6 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.31%) WebLOAD
2 5 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.38%) MSI
General
1 31 (11.92%) Finance
2 13 (5.00%) Back Office
3 7 (2.69%) Games
3 7 (2.69%) Military
4 6 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.92%) Retail
6 2 (0.77%) Marketing
6 2 (0.77%) French Language
6 2 (0.77%) German Language
6 2 (0.77%) Publishing
6 2 (0.77%) Electronics
6 2 (0.77%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (18.46%) Support Engineer
2 33 (12.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (9.23%) Administrator
4 20 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 20 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 20 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 19 (7.31%) Technical Specialist
6 15 (5.77%) Server Engineer
7 14 (5.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 14 (5.38%) Technical Engineer
7 14 (5.38%) IT Support
8 13 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
8 13 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 13 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
8 13 (5.00%) Network Engineer
9 12 (4.62%) Technical Support Engineer
10 11 (4.23%) IT Support Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.85%) Operations Manager
11 10 (3.85%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.54%) Flash
2 3 (1.15%) .NET
2 3 (1.15%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.77%) Memcached
3 2 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.77%) Middleware
4 1 (0.38%) COM+
4 1 (0.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.77%) Clustering
1 28 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.85%) Video Conferencing
3 16 (6.15%) Replication
4 13 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.46%) CLARiiON
6 7 (2.69%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.54%) EPoS
8 4 (1.54%) EqualLogic
9 3 (1.15%) HP StorageWorks
10 2 (0.77%) Open Source
10 2 (0.77%) PKI
10 2 (0.77%) VLE
11 1 (0.38%) PACS
11 1 (0.38%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.38%) BBC
11 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 202 (77.69%) Windows
2 75 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (26.15%) Linux
4 56 (21.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (14.62%) Windows 7
6 37 (14.23%) UNIX
7 34 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (11.54%) Windows XP
9 14 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (5.00%) Windows 2000
11 12 (4.62%) Windows 8
12 11 (4.23%) CentOS
13 9 (3.46%) SUSE
13 9 (3.46%) Mac OS X
14 7 (2.69%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.92%) Solaris
16 4 (1.54%) Android
16 4 (1.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 4 (1.54%) openSUSE
16 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.23%) ITIL
2 22 (8.46%) Change Management
3 21 (8.08%) Data Security
4 19 (7.31%) Kalman Filter
5 17 (6.54%) Network Management
6 14 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 12 (4.62%) Load Balancing
8 12 (4.62%) Migration
9 10 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (3.85%) High Availability
9 10 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (3.46%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.46%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (3.46%) Supplier Management
11 8 (3.08%) Project Management
12 7 (2.69%) ERP
13 6 (2.31%) Configuration Management
13 6 (2.31%) Network Design
13 6 (2.31%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.38%) SQL
2 34 (13.08%) PowerShell
3 16 (6.15%) Shell Script
4 14 (5.38%) Perl
5 9 (3.46%) VBScript
6 6 (2.31%) C
6 6 (2.31%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.92%) PHP
8 4 (1.54%) C#
8 4 (1.54%) Python
9 3 (1.15%) Java
10 2 (0.77%) VB
11 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 50 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (15.38%) CCNA
3 38 (14.62%) Degree
4 36 (13.85%) Security Cleared
5 18 (6.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 13 (5.00%) DV Cleared
9 10 (3.85%) CCNP
10 7 (2.69%) JNCIP
10 7 (2.69%) MCITP
11 6 (2.31%) RHCE
11 6 (2.31%) MCSE
12 4 (1.54%) CCDA
12 4 (1.54%) JNCIA
12 4 (1.54%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.15%) HND
14 2 (0.77%) MCP
14 2 (0.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.54%) SLA
2 26 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 23 (8.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 22 (8.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) QA
5 1 (0.38%) HL7
5 1 (0.38%) DICOM
System Software
1 165 (63.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 133 (51.15%) Active Directory
3 74 (28.46%) vSphere
4 59 (22.69%) XenApp
5 41 (15.77%) VMware ESX
6 33 (12.69%) Hyper-V
7 22 (8.46%) XenDesktop
8 21 (8.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 16 (6.15%) MetaFrame
10 12 (4.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 11 (4.23%) ISA Server
12 9 (3.46%) Postfix
12 9 (3.46%) Sendmail
13 8 (3.08%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (2.31%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.77%) vCloud
15 2 (0.77%) KVM
15 2 (0.77%) UAG
15 2 (0.77%) Nmap
15 2 (0.77%) Squid
Systems Management
1 46 (17.69%) SCCM
2 21 (8.08%) ARCserve
3 15 (5.77%) SCOM
3 15 (5.77%) Zenoss
4 14 (5.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (4.62%) Tivoli
5 12 (4.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (3.85%) NetBackup
7 8 (3.08%) Backup Exec
8 7 (2.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (1.92%) HP SIM
10 3 (1.15%) Plesk
10 3 (1.15%) WSUS
10 3 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.15%) cPanel
11 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.77%) SELinux
11 2 (0.77%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 231 (88.85%) VMware
2 125 (48.08%) Cisco
3 116 (44.62%) Microsoft
4 86 (33.08%) Citrix
5 38 (14.62%) HP
6 34 (13.08%) Symantec
7 27 (10.38%) Juniper
8 26 (10.00%) EMC
9 24 (9.23%) Oracle
10 22 (8.46%) F5
11 21 (8.08%) Veeam
12 20 (7.69%) Dell
13 19 (7.31%) IBM
14 18 (6.92%) Red Hat
14 18 (6.92%) ServiceNow
15 17 (6.54%) Polycom
15 17 (6.54%) Websense
16 13 (5.00%) Intel
17 11 (4.23%) Apple
17 11 (4.23%) McAfee
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Amersham, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 37k per year + Car and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £31,500 - £45,500 + Awesome Benefits & Place to Work!
Posted: 10 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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