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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 191 188 186
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 17 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.37% 0.61% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 2.81% 5.09% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 33
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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
604 629 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.12% 11.97% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 542 531 485
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Staines -6 9 £41,500 -33.60%
Woking +6 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Guildford +8 1 £37,000 -15.42%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (84.62%) Windows
3 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
5 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (51.28%) Cisco
7 19 (48.72%) SAN
8 18 (46.15%) Linux
9 16 (41.03%) Firewall
10 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (33.33%) Clustering
11 13 (33.33%) SQL
11 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (30.77%) LAN
12 12 (30.77%) WAN
13 11 (28.21%) ITIL
13 11 (28.21%) HP
14 9 (23.08%) Citrix
14 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (23.08%) MCSE
14 9 (23.08%) IIS
14 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
14 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
14 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
14 9 (23.08%) vSphere
14 9 (23.08%) MCITP
15 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 9 (23.08%) IIS
1 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (12.82%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.26%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) SAN
2 16 (41.03%) Firewall
3 12 (30.77%) LAN
3 12 (30.77%) WAN
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (12.82%) NAS
5 5 (12.82%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
5 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.26%) VLAN
7 3 (7.69%) DNS
7 3 (7.69%) DHCP
7 3 (7.69%) VoIP
8 2 (5.13%) MPLS
9 1 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Ant
General
1 5 (12.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 8 (20.51%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Server Support
3 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Server Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Server Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) IT Support
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Clustering
2 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) PMI
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (46.15%) Linux
4 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
7 4 (10.26%) UNIX
8 2 (5.13%) Android
8 2 (5.13%) AIX
9 1 (2.56%) Solaris
9 1 (2.56%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.56%) Debian
9 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (15.38%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
4 5 (12.82%) Change Control
5 4 (10.26%) Network Design
5 4 (10.26%) Workflow
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.56%) Security Management
6 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps
6 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.56%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) Ruby
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) MCSE
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (23.08%) MCITP
2 8 (20.51%) MCSA
3 7 (17.95%) Degree
4 5 (12.82%) Dell Certification
4 5 (12.82%) SAP Certification
4 5 (12.82%) A+ Certification
4 5 (12.82%) HP ASE
5 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
5 4 (10.26%) CCNA
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.26%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) CCNP
7 2 (5.13%) MCP
8 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.56%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.56%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 9 (23.08%) vSphere
4 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (15.38%) Firmware
5 6 (15.38%) XenServer
6 3 (7.69%) Xen
7 1 (2.56%) MetaFrame
7 1 (2.56%) vCloud
7 1 (2.56%) KVM
7 1 (2.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Nagios
2 3 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.13%) vMotion
4 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 20 (51.28%) Cisco
4 11 (28.21%) HP
5 9 (23.08%) Citrix
6 7 (17.95%) Dell
6 7 (17.95%) Symantec
7 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 6 (15.38%) Oracle
8 5 (12.82%) SAP
9 2 (5.13%) Veeam
10 1 (2.56%) F5
10 1 (2.56%) Brocade
10 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.56%) EMC
10 1 (2.56%) Juniper
10 1 (2.56%) NetApp
10 1 (2.56%) Veritas