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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 211 232 194
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -38
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 16 11 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.19% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 2.31% 1.62% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 64
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.31%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
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
692 680 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.46% 11.90% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 552 615 666
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,550 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Wiltshire +17 8 £35,000 -9.09%
Gloucestershire - 6 £65,000 -
Devon -14 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (73.91%) Windows
3 30 (65.22%) Security Cleared
3 30 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (58.70%) TCP/IP
5 26 (56.52%) DV Cleared
6 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
7 20 (43.48%) Linux
8 19 (41.30%) LAN
8 19 (41.30%) WAN
8 19 (41.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (36.96%) Firewall
10 16 (34.78%) CCNA
10 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
11 14 (30.43%) MCSE
12 13 (28.26%) ITIL
12 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
12 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
12 13 (28.26%) High Availability
12 13 (28.26%) SolarWinds
13 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
13 12 (26.09%) Puppet
14 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
14 11 (23.91%) FCoE
14 11 (23.91%) Redmine
14 11 (23.91%) User Stories
14 11 (23.91%) SANS

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 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.22%) Skype for Business
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (58.70%) TCP/IP
2 19 (41.30%) LAN
2 19 (41.30%) WAN
3 17 (36.96%) Firewall
4 11 (23.91%) DNS
4 11 (23.91%) FCoE
4 11 (23.91%) SNMP
5 7 (15.22%) DHCP
5 7 (15.22%) SAN
6 6 (13.04%) IP Telephony
7 4 (8.70%) Internet
7 4 (8.70%) Intranet
7 4 (8.70%) Skype
7 4 (8.70%) Wireless
8 3 (6.52%) VLAN
9 1 (2.17%) Network Security
9 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) JIRA
1 11 (23.91%) Redmine
2 4 (8.70%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Platform Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Network Systems Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Virtualisation Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Integration Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Integration Test Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Cybercrime
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
3 20 (43.48%) Linux
4 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
7 9 (19.57%) CentOS
7 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
9 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
10 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) High Availability
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (23.91%) User Stories
3 8 (17.39%) Problem Management
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.70%) Defect Management
5 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (8.70%) SDLC
5 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) Web Filtering
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
1 11 (23.91%) C
1 11 (23.91%) Korn
2 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 26 (56.52%) DV Cleared
3 19 (41.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (34.78%) CCNA
4 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (30.43%) MCSE
6 11 (23.91%) CISSP
6 11 (23.91%) CompTIA Security+
6 11 (23.91%) GIAC
6 11 (23.91%) Linux+ Certification
6 11 (23.91%) Network+ Certification
6 11 (23.91%) SANS
6 11 (23.91%) Security+ Certification
6 11 (23.91%) SSCP
7 6 (13.04%) MCSA
7 6 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
8 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (6.52%) Degree
10 2 (4.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
3 11 (23.91%) NFS
3 11 (23.91%) Samba
4 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.70%) Terminal Services
5 4 (8.70%) vSphere
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Puppet
2 11 (23.91%) Ansible
2 11 (23.91%) Nagios
3 9 (19.57%) SCCM
4 6 (13.04%) AirWatch
5 4 (8.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (8.70%) WSUS
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
7 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
7 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (4.35%) SCOM
8 1 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (2.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) SolarWinds
3 11 (23.91%) Cisco
3 11 (23.91%) EMC
3 11 (23.91%) NetApp
4 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
5 8 (17.39%) Citrix
6 5 (10.87%) Meru Networks
7 4 (8.70%) Altiris
7 4 (8.70%) Veritas
8 3 (6.52%) Apple
8 3 (6.52%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (6.52%) HP
8 3 (6.52%) Huawei
8 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
9 2 (4.35%) arcserve
9 2 (4.35%) Remedy
9 2 (4.35%) Sophos
9 2 (4.35%) Symantec
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