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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 221 217 199
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 29 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.56% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 3.91% 4.62% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 38
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £24,860
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.44% -3.75%
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
742 715 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.30% 12.06% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 601 601 616
Median salary £35,936 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.54% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Gloucestershire +4 20 £42,500 +9.67%
Wiltshire -13 4 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Bristol -7 3 £36,250 -14.70%
Devon -2 1 £34,500 +6.15%
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX 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 West region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (77.78%) Windows
3 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 30 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
6 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (51.11%) DV Cleared
8 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
9 18 (40.00%) DNS
9 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
10 17 (37.78%) Linux
10 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
11 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
11 14 (31.11%) LAN
11 14 (31.11%) DHCP
12 13 (28.89%) CCNA
12 13 (28.89%) WAN
12 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (26.67%) MCSE
13 12 (26.67%) SCCM
14 11 (24.44%) Skype for Business
14 11 (24.44%) Citrix
15 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (22.22%) Firewall
16 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
16 9 (20.00%) NetApp
16 9 (20.00%) SAN

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 11 (24.44%) Skype for Business
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2000
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 18 (40.00%) DNS
3 14 (31.11%) DHCP
3 14 (31.11%) LAN
4 13 (28.89%) WAN
5 10 (22.22%) Firewall
6 9 (20.00%) SAN
7 7 (15.56%) FCoE
7 7 (15.56%) SNMP
8 5 (11.11%) Internet
8 5 (11.11%) Wireless
9 4 (8.89%) Intranet
9 4 (8.89%) Skype
9 4 (8.89%) VLAN
10 1 (2.22%) Network Security
10 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) JIRA
1 7 (15.56%) Redmine
2 4 (8.89%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (2.22%) Back Office
1 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Platform Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Integration Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Integration Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) IT Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) IT Support
6 4 (8.89%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Cybercrime
2 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.89%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Windows Server
3 24 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (37.78%) Linux
4 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
6 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (20.00%) CentOS
7 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (15.56%) Windows 8
9 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
9 4 (8.89%) Mac OS X
10 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000
10 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
10 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
11 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) High Availability
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (15.56%) User Stories
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Defect Management
5 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.89%) SDLC
5 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
5 4 (8.89%) Web Filtering
6 3 (6.67%) Fault Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
1 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.56%) C
2 7 (15.56%) Korn
3 4 (8.89%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) VBScript
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 23 (51.11%) DV Cleared
3 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (28.89%) CCNA
4 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (26.67%) MCSE
6 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (15.56%) CISSP
7 7 (15.56%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (15.56%) GIAC
7 7 (15.56%) Linux+ Certification
7 7 (15.56%) MCSA
7 7 (15.56%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (15.56%) SANS
7 7 (15.56%) Security+ Certification
7 7 (15.56%) SSCP
8 4 (8.89%) Degree
8 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
8 4 (8.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.78%) vSphere
4 7 (15.56%) NFS
4 7 (15.56%) Samba
5 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.33%) Terminal Services
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.22%) Docker
8 1 (2.22%) Dovecot
8 1 (2.22%) Firmware
8 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.22%) Postfix
8 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) SCCM
2 8 (17.78%) Puppet
3 7 (15.56%) AirWatch
3 7 (15.56%) Ansible
3 7 (15.56%) Nagios
4 6 (13.33%) Backup Exec
4 6 (13.33%) NetBackup
4 6 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (13.33%) WSUS
5 4 (8.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (8.89%) SCOM
6 3 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.22%) OpenView
7 1 (2.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (24.44%) Citrix
4 9 (20.00%) EMC
4 9 (20.00%) NetApp
4 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 7 (15.56%) Meru Networks
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco
6 6 (13.33%) HP
6 6 (13.33%) Intel Security
6 6 (13.33%) Symantec
7 4 (8.89%) Altiris
7 4 (8.89%) Apple
7 4 (8.89%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (8.89%) Huawei
7 4 (8.89%) Riverbed
7 4 (8.89%) Veritas
8 3 (6.67%) arcserve
8 3 (6.67%) Sophos
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