The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 159 203 171
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -32
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 49 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.26% 0.36% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 7.95% 2.63% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 47 15 28
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -9.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,125 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -5.33%
VMware ESX
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
616 609 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 15.86% 13.60% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 548 544 467
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Surrey

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Surrey

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 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
Camberley -2 11 £50,000 +42.85%
Staines +16 10 £39,750 -4.21%
Woking +5 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Dorking - 4 £38,000 -
Egham - 4 £29,750 -
Leatherhead - 1 £48,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 71 (84.52%) Active Directory
3 68 (80.95%) Microsoft
4 59 (70.24%) Windows
5 48 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (55.95%) MS Exchange
7 44 (52.38%) Firewall
8 43 (51.19%) Windows Server
9 41 (48.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 41 (48.81%) Cisco
10 38 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (42.86%) SQL
12 35 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 29 (34.52%) SAN
14 27 (32.14%) LAN
14 27 (32.14%) WAN
15 26 (30.95%) MS Excel
16 25 (29.76%) Clustering
17 24 (28.57%) SQL Server
18 23 (27.38%) IIS
18 23 (27.38%) MCSE
18 23 (27.38%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (27.38%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (26.19%) vSphere
19 22 (26.19%) MCITP
20 20 (23.81%) Linux
20 20 (23.81%) ITIL
21 19 (22.62%) High Availability
21 19 (22.62%) NAS
21 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (55.95%) MS Exchange
2 41 (48.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (27.38%) IIS
5 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (10.71%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.38%) SAS
9 1 (1.19%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (52.38%) Firewall
2 29 (34.52%) SAN
3 27 (32.14%) LAN
3 27 (32.14%) WAN
4 19 (22.62%) NAS
5 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 11 (13.10%) VPN
7 10 (11.90%) iSCSI
8 9 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (10.71%) SNMP
9 3 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (3.57%) DHCP
9 3 (3.57%) DNS
9 3 (3.57%) L2TP
10 1 (1.19%) ADSL
10 1 (1.19%) GPRS
10 1 (1.19%) GSM
10 1 (1.19%) PSTN
10 1 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Electronics
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (46.43%) Support Engineer
2 32 (38.10%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (26.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 22 (26.19%) VMware Engineer
4 21 (25.00%) Technical Support
5 17 (20.24%) Exchange Support
5 17 (20.24%) Windows Engineer
6 15 (17.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 15 (17.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 15 (17.86%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 15 (17.86%) VMware Support Engineer
7 13 (15.48%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 12 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
9 11 (13.10%) Exchange Engineer
9 11 (13.10%) Server Engineer
10 10 (11.90%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 10 (11.90%) Server Support
10 10 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (11.90%) Technical Engineer
11 8 (9.52%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (1.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.76%) Clustering
2 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (20.24%) Data Centre
4 9 (10.71%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (70.24%) Windows
2 48 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 43 (51.19%) Windows Server
4 38 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (23.81%) Linux
6 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (11.90%) CentOS
7 10 (11.90%) Unix
8 9 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (10.71%) SUSE
9 7 (8.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) ITIL
2 19 (22.62%) High Availability
3 16 (19.05%) Change Management
4 11 (13.10%) Problem Management
4 11 (13.10%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.14%) Project Management
8 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (5.95%) ITSM
9 4 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.76%) Service Management
10 3 (3.57%) Performance Management
11 1 (1.19%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.19%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.19%) Server Building
11 1 (1.19%) Server Hardening
11 1 (1.19%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.19%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.86%) SQL
2 10 (11.90%) Python
3 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 9 (10.71%) Korn
4 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (27.38%) MCSE
1 23 (27.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (26.19%) MCITP
3 13 (15.48%) MCSA
4 3 (3.57%) CCNA
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) SAS 70
System Software
1 71 (84.52%) Active Directory
2 23 (27.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (26.19%) vSphere
4 11 (13.10%) Hyper-V
5 10 (11.90%) Firmware
5 10 (11.90%) NFS
6 9 (10.71%) KVM
6 9 (10.71%) Xen
7 8 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.38%) XenApp
9 1 (1.19%) iptables
9 1 (1.19%) Postfix
9 1 (1.19%) qmail
9 1 (1.19%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) Puppet
1 9 (10.71%) Zenoss
2 6 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.19%) SCCM
3 1 (1.19%) SELinux
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 41 (48.81%) Cisco
4 14 (16.67%) Dell
5 10 (11.90%) EMC
5 10 (11.90%) HP
5 10 (11.90%) Oracle
6 9 (10.71%) CA
6 9 (10.71%) Citrix
6 9 (10.71%) Red Hat
7 6 (7.14%) Symantec
8 4 (4.76%) Juniper
9 3 (3.57%) SunGard
10 1 (1.19%) Brocade
10 1 (1.19%) CommVault
10 1 (1.19%) IBM
10 1 (1.19%) Mercator
10 1 (1.19%) NetApp
10 1 (1.19%) Remedy