The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 236 218 179
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -39
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 11 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.48% 0.89%
As % of the System Software category 1.42% 4.48% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 46
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -4.49%
VMware ESX
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
776 647 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.65% 10.75% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 687 584 423
Average salary £34,606 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.18% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the South West region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in the South West

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in the South West

VMware ESX
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Bristol -3 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Devon +5 2 £28,000 -5.08% 1
Wiltshire 0 2 £38,500 +24.19%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 41 (100.00%) Windows
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
3 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
4 30 (73.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (73.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (73.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (68.29%) Firewall
5 28 (68.29%) Windows Server
6 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
7 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
7 23 (56.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (51.22%) DNS
9 20 (48.78%) DHCP
10 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (39.02%) NetBackup
11 16 (39.02%) Symantec
12 15 (36.59%) Citrix
12 15 (36.59%) vSphere
13 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2000
13 14 (34.15%) Skype for Business
14 13 (31.71%) SCOM
15 12 (29.27%) SCCM
15 12 (29.27%) XenApp
15 12 (29.27%) Identity Management
15 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
15 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (26.83%) HP
16 11 (26.83%) Windows 2000

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (56.10%) Exchange Server 2010
1 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
2 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2000
3 14 (34.15%) Skype for Business
4 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (9.76%) Apache
6 4 (9.76%) IIS
6 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
6 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.88%) JBoss
7 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) Firewall
2 21 (51.22%) DNS
3 20 (48.78%) DHCP
4 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 4 (9.76%) LDAP
6 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) SAN
6 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
7 1 (2.44%) NAS
7 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.88%) Back Office
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Administrator
3 11 (26.83%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Citrix Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) VMWare Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Senior VMWare Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Server Support
7 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
1 2 (4.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) SCADA
4 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 30 (73.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (68.29%) Windows Server
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (26.83%) Windows 2000
6 8 (19.51%) Windows 8
6 8 (19.51%) Windows Vista
6 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.76%) Linux
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) CoreOS
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Identity Management
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
3 9 (21.95%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.32%) High Availability
6 2 (4.88%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.44%) MODAF
7 1 (2.44%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 1 (2.44%) Server Building
7 1 (2.44%) SIEM
7 1 (2.44%) SysML
7 1 (2.44%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.44%) UML
7 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) VB
3 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) DV Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (12.20%) MCSE
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.76%) MCP
6 2 (4.88%) CCNA
6 2 (4.88%) CCSA
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.88%) VCP4
6 2 (4.88%) VCP5
7 1 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
2 30 (73.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (36.59%) vSphere
4 12 (29.27%) XenApp
5 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (7.32%) Terminal Services
7 3 (7.32%) vCloud
8 2 (4.88%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (4.88%) ISA Server
8 2 (4.88%) UAG
9 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (2.44%) Docker
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) NetBackup
2 13 (31.71%) SCOM
3 12 (29.27%) SCCM
4 11 (26.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (24.39%) Backup Exec
6 9 (21.95%) HP SIM
6 9 (21.95%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (12.20%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (12.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (90.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (39.02%) Symantec
4 15 (36.59%) Citrix
5 11 (26.83%) HP
6 9 (21.95%) Intel Security
7 3 (7.32%) arcserve
7 3 (7.32%) EMC
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle
8 2 (4.88%) Dell
9 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.44%) AppSense
9 1 (2.44%) CA
9 1 (2.44%) NetApp
9 1 (2.44%) SAP
9 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.44%) Sophos
9 1 (2.44%) Veeam
9 1 (2.44%) Wyse
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