The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 77 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.06% 0.87% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 7.21% 5.26% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +42.59%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
VMware ESXi
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
111 152 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 14.64% 16.56% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 111 141 101
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Southampton region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Southampton

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
2 8 (88.89%) EMC
2 8 (88.89%) NAS
2 8 (88.89%) VCP5
2 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (88.89%) EMC VNX
2 8 (88.89%) EMC VNXe
2 8 (88.89%) EMC VMAX
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
1 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
1 8 (88.89%) EMC VMAX
1 8 (88.89%) EMC VNX
1 8 (88.89%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) VCP5
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Sun