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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 178 185 209
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 22 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.57% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 3.89% 3.33% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 15
Median salary £40,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £33,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
565 601 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.56% 13.81% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 463 548 594
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +3 3 - -
Staines +5 2 £26,000 -48.76%
Camberley -14 2 £40,000 +21.21%
Cobham - 2 £53,750 -
Woking - 2 £48,750 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 66 (100.00%) VMware
2 59 (89.39%) Active Directory
3 46 (69.70%) Microsoft
4 37 (56.06%) Windows
5 32 (48.48%) Windows Server
6 31 (46.97%) MS Exchange
7 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (36.36%) SAN
11 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (31.82%) Firewall
11 21 (31.82%) Finance
12 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
12 19 (28.79%) Change Management
13 18 (27.27%) SQL
13 18 (27.27%) ITIL
13 18 (27.27%) SLA
14 17 (25.76%) Cisco
14 17 (25.76%) Linux
15 15 (22.73%) Hyper-V
15 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (22.73%) Retail
16 13 (19.70%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (19.70%) HP
16 13 (19.70%) Dell
17 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (16.67%) Oracle
17 11 (16.67%) MS Excel

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (46.97%) MS Exchange
2 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (13.64%) IIS
6 4 (6.06%) Apache
6 4 (6.06%) JBoss
6 4 (6.06%) nginx
6 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) SAN
2 21 (31.82%) Firewall
3 11 (16.67%) LAN
3 11 (16.67%) WAN
4 8 (12.12%) NAS
5 7 (10.61%) VPN
6 6 (9.09%) VLAN
7 5 (7.58%) 3G
7 5 (7.58%) GPRS
7 5 (7.58%) GSM
7 5 (7.58%) LTE
7 5 (7.58%) PSTN
7 5 (7.58%) SS7
7 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.55%) DNS
9 3 (4.55%) SMTP
10 2 (3.03%) DHCP
10 2 (3.03%) HTTP
10 2 (3.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Retail
3 5 (7.58%) Electronics
3 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Support Engineer
2 23 (34.85%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
4 20 (30.30%) Technical Support
5 19 (28.79%) Exchange Support
6 18 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 16 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 16 (24.24%) Exchange Engineer
7 16 (24.24%) Technical Engineer
7 16 (24.24%) VMware Support Engineer
8 15 (22.73%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 14 (21.21%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 14 (21.21%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (19.70%) Technical Support Engineer
11 8 (12.12%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
12 7 (10.61%) Technical Leader
13 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
14 5 (7.58%) Linux Support
14 5 (7.58%) Linux Support Engineer
14 5 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Clustering
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.06%) Cybercrime
4 4 (6.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.03%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.03%) iSeries
6 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Windows
2 32 (48.48%) Windows Server
3 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (25.76%) Linux
6 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
8 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (7.58%) Unix
9 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.03%) CentOS
10 2 (3.03%) Solaris
10 2 (3.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Change Management
2 18 (27.27%) ITIL
3 9 (13.64%) Project Management
4 8 (12.12%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (12.12%) High Availability
5 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.09%) Service Management
6 5 (7.58%) ITSM
6 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.58%) Network Design
6 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (6.06%) DevOps
7 4 (6.06%) Digital Signal Processing
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.06%) Signal Processing
8 3 (4.55%) Server Building
8 3 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.03%) Korn
2 2 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) MCITP
1 8 (12.12%) MCSE
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.03%) Dell Certification
4 2 (3.03%) HP ASE
4 2 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.27%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) SAS 70
System Software
1 59 (89.39%) Active Directory
2 25 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 13 (19.70%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (13.64%) vSphere
6 7 (10.61%) Firmware
7 4 (6.06%) Docker
7 4 (6.06%) NFS
8 2 (3.03%) KVM
8 2 (3.03%) Xen
9 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (7.58%) Nagios
2 5 (7.58%) vMotion
3 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.03%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.52%) SCCM
5 1 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 17 (25.76%) Cisco
4 13 (19.70%) Dell
4 13 (19.70%) HP
5 11 (16.67%) Oracle
6 7 (10.61%) EMC
6 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
7 6 (9.09%) Symantec
8 5 (7.58%) Citrix
8 5 (7.58%) Veeam
9 4 (6.06%) NetApp
10 3 (4.55%) Remedy
11 2 (3.03%) Brocade
11 2 (3.03%) CA
11 2 (3.03%) CommVault
11 2 (3.03%) IBM
12 1 (1.52%) Nimsoft