The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 213 205 204
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 18 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 3.68% 2.79% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 12
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
489 502 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.32% 9.14% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 421 434 351
Average salary £39,750 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
VMware ESXi
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -11 11 £53,750 +19.44%
Gloucestershire +12 5 £40,000 -
Bristol - 2 £43,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (90.00%) VMware
3 25 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (63.33%) MS Excel
6 18 (60.00%) DHCP
6 18 (60.00%) IIS
7 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
7 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
7 17 (56.67%) DNS
7 17 (56.67%) SAN
8 15 (50.00%) Cisco
8 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (50.00%) Firewall
9 14 (46.67%) ITIL
9 14 (46.67%) VLAN
10 12 (40.00%) Service Management
10 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
10 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (40.00%) NAS
10 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (36.67%) McAfee ePO
11 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
11 11 (36.67%) McAfee
11 11 (36.67%) Dell
11 11 (36.67%) Citrix
11 11 (36.67%) Multicast
12 10 (33.33%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 18 (60.00%) IIS
2 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (20.00%) Apache
5 4 (13.33%) Lync
5 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (63.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) DHCP
2 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
2 17 (56.67%) DNS
2 17 (56.67%) SAN
3 15 (50.00%) Firewall
4 14 (46.67%) VLAN
5 12 (40.00%) NAS
6 11 (36.67%) Multicast
7 5 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (13.33%) Internet
8 4 (13.33%) Network Security
9 3 (10.00%) WAN
10 2 (6.67%) SMTP
10 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
10 2 (6.67%) FTP
10 2 (6.67%) HTTP
10 2 (6.67%) Wireless
10 2 (6.67%) SSL
10 2 (6.67%) VPN
10 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Consultant
2 9 (30.00%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
6 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) J2EE
1 3 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) JSP
2 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Service Management
3 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
4 9 (30.00%) Performance Management
5 8 (26.67%) ITIL V3
5 8 (26.67%) Build Automation
6 6 (20.00%) Business Development
7 5 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) MCITP
4 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) MCP
4 4 (13.33%) MCSE
4 4 (13.33%) MCSA
5 2 (6.67%) CCA
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.67%) CCEA
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) NCDA
5 2 (6.67%) NCIE
5 2 (6.67%) CCEE
5 2 (6.67%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (23.33%) Xen
3 7 (23.33%) vSphere
4 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (13.33%) XenApp
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (33.33%) WSUS
3 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.67%) Hyperic
5 1 (3.33%) SCCM
5 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (36.67%) Dell
4 11 (36.67%) Citrix
4 11 (36.67%) McAfee
5 8 (26.67%) Altiris
6 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
7 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 2 (6.67%) NetApp
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.33%) HP
8 1 (3.33%) Mitel
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