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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 245 213 222
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 9 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 1.13% 4.63% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 13
Average salary £31,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.10% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £28,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
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
794 648 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.85% 10.80% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 701 583 424
Average salary £34,500 £35,820 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.68% -6.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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
Gloucestershire +3 5 £31,500 +12.50% 2
Wiltshire -12 2 £33,500 -11.84% 1
Somerset - 2 £36,750 - 1
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (75.00%) VMware
5 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (45.00%) Advertising
6 9 (45.00%) SCCM
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (40.00%) Citrix
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 7 (35.00%) MCSE
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (35.00%) SAN
8 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (30.00%) DHCP
9 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (25.00%) DFS Replication
10 5 (25.00%) XenApp
10 5 (25.00%) SCDPM
10 5 (25.00%) User Experience
10 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
10 5 (25.00%) SCVMM
10 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
11 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 6 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (45.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) IT Support
4 4 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) MCSE
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CCA
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) DFS Replication
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (25.00%) XenApp
3 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) SCCM
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (25.00%) SCDPM
2 5 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Citrix
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Sophos
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam
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