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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 226 222 207
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 14 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.094% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 2.10% 1.08% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 8
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £29,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £37,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
668 464 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.74% 8.73% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 573 404 619
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £51,600
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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Somerset - 5 £30,750 -
Wiltshire - 3 £62,500 - 1
Dorset - 3 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £29,500 -
Bristol -6 1 - - 2
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England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (50.00%) SAN
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (50.00%) DNS
7 11 (45.83%) DHCP
7 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
8 10 (41.67%) ITIL
8 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (33.33%) MCSE
10 8 (33.33%) vSphere
11 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
11 7 (29.17%) Firewall
11 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (29.17%) Degree
11 7 (29.17%) MCP
12 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
12 6 (25.00%) Cisco
12 6 (25.00%) EMC
12 6 (25.00%) Project Management
12 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
12 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) Lync
4 2 (8.33%) Apache
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) WorkSite
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) SAN
1 12 (50.00%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) DHCP
3 7 (29.17%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) LAN
4 4 (16.67%) WAN
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) Multicast
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (12.50%) DMZ
5 3 (12.50%) Intranet
6 2 (8.33%) SSL
6 2 (8.33%) HTTP
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) FTP
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (12.50%) Multimedia
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Server Technician
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.50%) e-Health
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
5 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (33.33%) MCSE
3 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (29.17%) Degree
3 7 (29.17%) MCP
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) VCP4
5 3 (12.50%) CCEE
5 3 (12.50%) VCP5
5 3 (12.50%) CCA
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (12.50%) CCEA
5 3 (12.50%) MCSA
6 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (33.33%) vSphere
4 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
5 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 3 (12.50%) VMware Server
6 3 (12.50%) VMFS
6 3 (12.50%) vCloud
7 2 (8.33%) NFS
7 2 (8.33%) Xen
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
8 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
1 3 (12.50%) WSUS
1 3 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Netcool
2 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) Hyperic
3 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) EMC
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (12.50%) AppSense
6 3 (12.50%) Intel
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) CA
6 3 (12.50%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) BMC
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
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