The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 215 228 200
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 35 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.15% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 5.03% 1.69% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 23
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,400 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,000 £47,000
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
696 534 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.96% 9.02% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 609 456 556
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 West

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in the South West

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in the South West

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 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
Wiltshire - 18 £43,500 - 1
Dorset - 12 £37,500 -
Bristol +5 3 - -
Gloucestershire -21 2 £25,750 -26.42%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 45 (95.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (78.72%) Microsoft
4 28 (59.57%) MS Excel
4 28 (59.57%) MS Exchange
4 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (57.45%) SAN
6 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
7 25 (53.19%) DHCP
7 25 (53.19%) DNS
8 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (44.68%) ITIL
9 21 (44.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (42.55%) MCSE
10 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
11 19 (40.43%) Firewall
11 19 (40.43%) SC Cleared
12 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
12 18 (38.30%) MCP
13 15 (31.91%) Citrix
13 15 (31.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (31.91%) XenDesktop
14 14 (29.79%) WAN
14 14 (29.79%) vSphere
15 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
15 13 (27.66%) Cisco
15 13 (27.66%) EMC
15 13 (27.66%) CCA

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 28 (59.57%) MS Exchange
2 13 (27.66%) Lync
3 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (17.02%) IIS
5 6 (12.77%) Apache
5 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
5 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (59.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (57.45%) SAN
2 25 (53.19%) DHCP
2 25 (53.19%) DNS
3 19 (40.43%) Firewall
4 14 (29.79%) WAN
5 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
5 13 (27.66%) NetScaler
6 12 (25.53%) Multicast
6 12 (25.53%) LAN
7 8 (17.02%) VLAN
8 6 (12.77%) SSL
8 6 (12.77%) HTTP
8 6 (12.77%) NAS
9 2 (4.26%) Network Security
9 2 (4.26%) Wireless
9 2 (4.26%) VPN
10 1 (2.13%) DMZ
10 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Consultant
2 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Administrator
4 8 (17.02%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Support Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.26%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.26%) VMware Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) J2EE
2 6 (12.77%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) XML
3 4 (8.51%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Clustering
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) e-Health
5 1 (2.13%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Windows
1 45 (95.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.64%) Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) Project Management
3 12 (25.53%) ITIL V3
4 11 (23.40%) Performance Management
5 10 (21.28%) Service Management
6 6 (12.77%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.38%) Cyber Security
8 3 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.38%) Information Security
9 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.13%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.13%) ITSM
9 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (42.55%) MCSE
2 20 (42.55%) Security Cleared
3 19 (40.43%) SC Cleared
4 18 (38.30%) MCP
5 15 (31.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (27.66%) CCA
6 13 (27.66%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (25.53%) CCEE
7 12 (25.53%) VCP4
7 12 (25.53%) VCP5
7 12 (25.53%) CCEA
7 12 (25.53%) MCSA
8 9 (19.15%) DV Cleared
9 4 (8.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
3 15 (31.91%) XenDesktop
4 14 (29.79%) vSphere
5 9 (19.15%) vCloud
6 6 (12.77%) NFS
7 4 (8.51%) Xen
8 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
9 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (4.26%) XenApp
9 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
10 1 (2.13%) VMFS
10 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
10 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) SCCM
2 10 (21.28%) SCOM
3 9 (19.15%) Tivoli
3 9 (19.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (17.02%) HP SIM
4 8 (17.02%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (17.02%) NetBackup
4 8 (17.02%) Netcool
5 6 (12.77%) WSUS
5 6 (12.77%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (12.77%) Hyperic
6 4 (8.51%) Backup Exec
7 2 (4.26%) SCVMM
7 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (78.72%) Microsoft
3 15 (31.91%) Citrix
4 13 (27.66%) Cisco
4 13 (27.66%) EMC
5 12 (25.53%) AppSense
5 12 (25.53%) Oracle
6 10 (21.28%) IBM
6 10 (21.28%) HP
6 10 (21.28%) Symantec
7 8 (17.02%) Dell
8 7 (14.89%) Red Hat
9 6 (12.77%) McAfee
10 4 (8.51%) Business Objects
10 4 (8.51%) Riverbed
11 3 (6.38%) Intel
12 2 (4.26%) Websense
12 2 (4.26%) Veeam
13 1 (2.13%) Sophos
13 1 (2.13%) Juniper
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