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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 229 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 20 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 2.44% 3.61% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
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
819 498 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.34% 8.60% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 608 424 439
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
Bristol +8 12 £40,000 -6.97% 1
Gloucestershire -10 8 £32,500 -18.75% 1
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (81.82%) Windows
3 41 (74.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (70.91%) Microsoft
5 38 (69.09%) SAN
6 36 (65.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (60.00%) Active Directory
9 32 (58.18%) Citrix
9 32 (58.18%) SCCM
10 31 (56.36%) DNS
10 31 (56.36%) DHCP
11 30 (54.55%) MS Exchange
11 30 (54.55%) Firewall
12 28 (50.91%) XenDesktop
13 26 (47.27%) Symantec
14 23 (41.82%) VLAN
15 22 (40.00%) SCOM
15 22 (40.00%) HP
15 22 (40.00%) XenApp
15 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (38.18%) Veeam
16 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
17 20 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
17 20 (36.36%) TCP/IP
18 19 (34.55%) MCSE
18 19 (34.55%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (34.55%) Security Cleared
18 19 (34.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 18 (32.73%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 20 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (27.27%) Lync
4 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (12.73%) IIS
7 4 (7.27%) Apache
7 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
8 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
8 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (69.09%) SAN
2 31 (56.36%) DHCP
2 31 (56.36%) DNS
3 30 (54.55%) Firewall
4 23 (41.82%) VLAN
5 20 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 15 (27.27%) WAN
6 15 (27.27%) NetScaler
7 11 (20.00%) VPN
7 11 (20.00%) Wireless
8 9 (16.36%) Multicast
9 8 (14.55%) HSRP
9 8 (14.55%) LAN
10 6 (10.91%) iSCSI
10 6 (10.91%) NAS
11 4 (7.27%) HTTP
11 4 (7.27%) SSL
12 1 (1.82%) VoIP
12 1 (1.82%) Broadband
12 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) MySQL
General
1 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Administrator
2 14 (25.45%) Consultant
3 13 (23.64%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (14.55%) Help Desk Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (1.82%) Project Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Support
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) J2EE
2 4 (7.27%) JSP
2 4 (7.27%) XML
2 4 (7.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Clustering
2 10 (18.18%) EqualLogic
3 7 (12.73%) PDA
4 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (81.82%) Windows
2 41 (74.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) UNIX
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) HPUX
5 1 (1.82%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Project Management
2 7 (12.73%) Service Management
2 7 (12.73%) Performance Management
3 6 (10.91%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.27%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (7.27%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.82%) ITSM
6 1 (1.82%) Network Management
6 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.82%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) MCSE
1 19 (34.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (34.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 19 (34.55%) Security Cleared
2 18 (32.73%) SC Cleared
3 15 (27.27%) CCA
3 15 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (21.82%) DV Cleared
5 9 (16.36%) MCP
6 8 (14.55%) MCSA
7 7 (12.73%) CCEA
7 7 (12.73%) VCP4
7 7 (12.73%) CCEE
7 7 (12.73%) VCP5
8 1 (1.82%) RHCE
8 1 (1.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (65.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 28 (50.91%) XenDesktop
4 22 (40.00%) XenApp
5 21 (38.18%) Hyper-V
6 13 (23.64%) vSphere
7 12 (21.82%) vCloud
8 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (18.18%) VMware ESX
10 4 (7.27%) NFS
11 2 (3.64%) Xen
12 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (58.18%) SCCM
2 22 (40.00%) SCOM
3 15 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 13 (23.64%) NetBackup
4 13 (23.64%) Backup Exec
5 12 (21.82%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (21.82%) HP SIM
6 11 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (18.18%) SCVMM
8 6 (10.91%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (10.91%) Tivoli
8 6 (10.91%) Netcool
9 5 (9.09%) WSUS
9 5 (9.09%) vMotion
10 4 (7.27%) Hyperic
11 1 (1.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (70.91%) Microsoft
3 32 (58.18%) Citrix
4 26 (47.27%) Symantec
5 22 (40.00%) HP
6 21 (38.18%) Veeam
7 10 (18.18%) Websense
8 9 (16.36%) Oracle
9 8 (14.55%) AppSense
10 7 (12.73%) Cisco
10 7 (12.73%) Dell
10 7 (12.73%) EMC
11 6 (10.91%) IBM
11 6 (10.91%) McAfee
12 5 (9.09%) Sophos
12 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
13 4 (7.27%) Riverbed
13 4 (7.27%) Business Objects
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 + Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago