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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 227 219 203
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 13 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 1.59% 1.53% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 13
Average salary £39,000 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.41% -1.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £43,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +26.47%
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
817 652 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.90% 10.61% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 628 551 385
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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
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 31 July 2015. 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 - 11 £39,000 - 2
Devon -5 1 £26,750 -57.53%
Gloucestershire -13 1 £34,000 -51.42%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (68.75%) SCCM
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 21 (65.63%) DHCP
3 21 (65.63%) DNS
3 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
4 20 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (59.38%) Citrix
6 18 (56.25%) HP
6 18 (56.25%) SAN
6 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
7 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
7 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (53.13%) Symantec
7 17 (53.13%) Firewall
7 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 16 (50.00%) XenApp
9 15 (46.88%) XenDesktop
9 15 (46.88%) Veeam
9 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (37.50%) VLAN
11 12 (37.50%) SCOM
12 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (31.25%) EqualLogic
13 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
14 9 (28.13%) NetBackup
14 9 (28.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) Lync
7 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) DHCP
1 21 (65.63%) DNS
2 18 (56.25%) SAN
3 17 (53.13%) Firewall
4 12 (37.50%) VLAN
5 8 (25.00%) HSRP
6 6 (18.75%) Wireless
6 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 5 (15.63%) VPN
7 5 (15.63%) iSCSI
7 5 (15.63%) WAN
8 4 (12.50%) NetScaler
9 3 (9.38%) IPv4
9 3 (9.38%) LTE
10 2 (6.25%) Broadband
10 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
11 1 (3.13%) LAN
11 1 (3.13%) VoIP
11 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
1 1 (3.13%) Military
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX Support
6 1 (3.13%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior UNIX Support
6 1 (3.13%) Senior UNIX Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) EqualLogic
2 4 (12.50%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) PDA
3 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX
5 1 (3.13%) HPUX
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) UML
2 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
2 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.13%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) C++
2 3 (9.38%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (18.75%) MCSE
5 4 (12.50%) CCA
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.13%) RHCE
8 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
8 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 20 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 16 (50.00%) XenApp
4 15 (46.88%) XenDesktop
5 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
6 6 (18.75%) vSphere
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (9.38%) KVM
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 22 (68.75%) SCCM
2 12 (37.50%) SCOM
3 9 (28.13%) NetBackup
3 9 (28.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (25.00%) HP SIM
5 7 (21.88%) Backup Exec
6 5 (15.63%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (12.50%) SCVMM
7 4 (12.50%) vMotion
8 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (59.38%) Citrix
3 18 (56.25%) HP
4 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
4 17 (53.13%) Symantec
5 15 (46.88%) Veeam
6 4 (12.50%) Websense
7 3 (9.38%) Sophos
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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