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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 215 225 209
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 28 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 3.97% 1.37% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 16
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
706 510 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.95% 8.98% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 609 441 566
Average salary £35,125 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,680 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 - 13 £46,750 - 3
Dorset - 11 £37,500 -
Bristol +1 3 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (95.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 38 (95.00%) Windows
3 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (57.50%) MS Exchange
6 23 (57.50%) SAN
7 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
7 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (52.50%) DNS
8 20 (50.00%) DHCP
9 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (45.00%) MCSE
11 17 (42.50%) ITIL
11 17 (42.50%) MCP
11 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
12 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
12 14 (35.00%) Firewall
12 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
12 14 (35.00%) vSphere
13 13 (32.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (32.50%) Project Management
14 12 (30.00%) EMC
14 12 (30.00%) Citrix
14 12 (30.00%) WAN
14 12 (30.00%) XenDesktop
15 11 (27.50%) AppSense
15 11 (27.50%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 23 (57.50%) MS Exchange
2 11 (27.50%) Lync
3 6 (15.00%) IIS
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (10.00%) Apache
5 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.50%) WorkSite
Applications
1 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) SAN
2 21 (52.50%) DNS
3 20 (50.00%) DHCP
4 14 (35.00%) Firewall
5 12 (30.00%) WAN
6 11 (27.50%) LAN
6 11 (27.50%) NetScaler
7 9 (22.50%) Multicast
7 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.00%) VLAN
8 4 (10.00%) NAS
8 4 (10.00%) HTTP
8 4 (10.00%) SSL
9 2 (5.00%) Network Security
9 2 (5.00%) Intranet
10 1 (2.50%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
2 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Support Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.00%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) J2EE
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Windows
1 38 (95.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
2 13 (32.50%) Project Management
3 10 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 9 (22.50%) Performance Management
5 7 (17.50%) Service Management
6 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.50%) Information Security
8 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
9 2 (5.00%) Change Management
9 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.50%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (2.50%) ITSM
10 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (45.00%) MCSE
3 17 (42.50%) MCP
4 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
5 13 (32.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (27.50%) MCSA
6 11 (27.50%) CCA
6 11 (27.50%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (27.50%) CCEA
6 11 (27.50%) VCP4
6 11 (27.50%) CCEE
6 11 (27.50%) VCP5
7 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
8 5 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
3 14 (35.00%) vSphere
4 12 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (15.00%) vCloud
6 4 (10.00%) Xen
6 4 (10.00%) NFS
7 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.50%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) SCCM
2 7 (17.50%) Tivoli
3 6 (15.00%) Netcool
4 5 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 5 (12.50%) SCOM
4 5 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (12.50%) HP SIM
4 5 (12.50%) WSUS
4 5 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (10.00%) Hyperic
5 4 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.00%) EMC
3 12 (30.00%) Citrix
4 11 (27.50%) AppSense
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle
5 10 (25.00%) Cisco
6 8 (20.00%) IBM
6 8 (20.00%) HP
7 5 (12.50%) Dell
7 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 5 (12.50%) Symantec
8 4 (10.00%) McAfee
9 3 (7.50%) Intel
10 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
10 2 (5.00%) Riverbed
10 2 (5.00%) Juniper
11 1 (2.50%) BMC
11 1 (2.50%) CA
11 1 (2.50%) NetApp
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