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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 179 182 130
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -52
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 31 27 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.68% 0.59% 1.80%
As % of the System Software category 4.71% 4.75% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 92
Average salary £41,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.30% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
658 569 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.46% 12.51% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 577 487 604
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
Camberley - 11 £35,750 -
Staines +11 8 £41,500 -9.78%
Chertsey - 2 £54,250 -
Reigate -14 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Woking - 1 £45,000 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (69.64%) Windows
3 34 (60.71%) SAN
4 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 30 (53.57%) Firewall
5 29 (51.79%) Cisco
6 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
7 26 (46.43%) Clustering
8 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (39.29%) Linux
11 18 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
11 18 (32.14%) MCSE
11 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
12 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (28.57%) IIS
13 16 (28.57%) MCITP
14 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (25.00%) Citrix
15 13 (23.21%) NAS
15 13 (23.21%) vSphere
15 13 (23.21%) CCNA
15 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (23.21%) SQL
16 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (19.64%) Technical Architecture
17 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2005

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
2 16 (28.57%) IIS
3 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (8.93%) Apache
6 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (5.36%) SAS
7 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
7 3 (5.36%) JBoss
8 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.57%) GlassFish
8 2 (3.57%) JCAPS
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (60.71%) SAN
2 30 (53.57%) Firewall
3 13 (23.21%) NAS
4 9 (16.07%) LAN
4 9 (16.07%) WAN
5 8 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 7 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (8.93%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.93%) DNS
9 4 (7.14%) DHCP
10 3 (5.36%) Network Security
11 2 (3.57%) VLAN
11 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (1.79%) Junos
12 1 (1.79%) MPLS
12 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.36%) MySQL
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) French Language
2 3 (5.36%) German Language
2 3 (5.36%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (19.64%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 11 (19.64%) Server Support
5 10 (17.86%) Server Engineer
5 10 (17.86%) Server Support Engineer
5 10 (17.86%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Network Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Wintel Consultant
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Customer Support Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Customer Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) CSS
2 3 (5.36%) Flash
2 3 (5.36%) Middleware
3 2 (3.57%) Software Packaging
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) Clustering
2 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.29%) Replication
4 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.36%) Device Driver
5 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (1.79%) DTV
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (39.29%) Linux
4 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (14.29%) Windows 2000
7 7 (12.50%) UNIX
7 7 (12.50%) Solaris
8 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (8.93%) AIX
10 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
11 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
2 10 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (8.93%) Change Control
5 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.14%) Change Management
5 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.36%) Resource Management
6 3 (5.36%) Security Management
6 3 (5.36%) Software Architecture
6 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.57%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.57%) DevOps
7 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.57%) SOA
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (3.57%) PHP
4 2 (3.57%) VBScript
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (1.79%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.79%) C
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) MCSE
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (28.57%) MCITP
3 13 (23.21%) CCNA
3 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (19.64%) MCSA
5 9 (16.07%) MCP
6 8 (14.29%) Degree
6 8 (14.29%) CCNP
7 7 (12.50%) JNCIA
7 7 (12.50%) JNCIP
7 7 (12.50%) JNCIE
8 6 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) RHCE
9 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.79%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.79%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 23 (41.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (23.21%) vSphere
4 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.93%) XenApp
5 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (8.93%) MetaFrame
6 4 (7.14%) Firmware
7 3 (5.36%) NFS
8 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.57%) Samba
8 2 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.79%) Xen
9 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) NetBackup
2 4 (7.14%) Puppet
3 3 (5.36%) Nagios
4 2 (3.57%) AppManager
4 2 (3.57%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (3.57%) SCCM
4 2 (3.57%) Cacti
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.79%) Control-M
5 1 (1.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (51.79%) Cisco
3 27 (48.21%) Microsoft
4 14 (25.00%) Citrix
5 7 (12.50%) Juniper
5 7 (12.50%) Oracle
5 7 (12.50%) F5
6 6 (10.71%) HP
6 6 (10.71%) Symantec
7 5 (8.93%) Dell
7 5 (8.93%) EMC
8 4 (7.14%) NetApp
8 4 (7.14%) Veritas
9 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.36%) Sun
9 3 (5.36%) Brocade
10 2 (3.57%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.57%) SAP
10 2 (3.57%) McAfee
10 2 (3.57%) Websense