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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 189 185 135
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -50
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 22 32 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 0.65% 1.81%
As % of the System Software category 2.80% 4.71% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 77
Average salary £38,500 £47,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.37% -4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,150 £56,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
787 680 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.62% 13.77% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 705 611 598
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Camberley +11 10 £38,500 -18.94%
Dorking - 4 £28,500 -
Staines -11 2 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Reigate +14 1 £41,500 -17.00%
Godalming - 1 £40,000 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (97.62%) Windows
3 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
4 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 29 (69.05%) Cisco
6 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (57.14%) Data Centre
7 24 (57.14%) MS Exchange
8 21 (50.00%) LAN
8 21 (50.00%) WAN
8 21 (50.00%) SQL
9 20 (47.62%) Firewall
10 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
11 15 (35.71%) ITIL
11 15 (35.71%) Juniper
11 15 (35.71%) SAN
11 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (28.57%) Citrix
13 11 (26.19%) IIS
13 11 (26.19%) SLA
13 11 (26.19%) Clustering
14 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (23.81%) NAS
15 9 (21.43%) Change Control
15 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
16 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (19.05%) vSphere

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 24 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 18 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (26.19%) IIS
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
5 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) Apache
7 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) LAN
1 21 (50.00%) WAN
2 20 (47.62%) Firewall
3 15 (35.71%) SAN
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (23.81%) NAS
5 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (11.90%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
7 4 (9.52%) Internet
7 4 (9.52%) VoIP
8 3 (7.14%) VPN
8 3 (7.14%) DNS
8 3 (7.14%) L2TP
8 3 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (4.76%) VLAN
9 2 (4.76%) DHCP
10 1 (2.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Ant
General
1 6 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Server Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Server Support
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) IT Operations Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (26.19%) Clustering
3 5 (11.90%) PMI
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (97.62%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.52%) Linux
7 2 (4.76%) UNIX
7 2 (4.76%) Android
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) CentOS
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.38%) Debian
8 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.38%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Change Control
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
4 4 (9.52%) Change Management
4 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.38%) High Availability
7 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) VBScript
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) MCSE
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) MCITP
3 5 (11.90%) HP ASE
3 5 (11.90%) SAP Certification
3 5 (11.90%) A+ Certification
3 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
3 5 (11.90%) Dell Certification
4 4 (9.52%) CCNA
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.14%) MCSA
6 2 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) MCP
7 1 (2.38%) CCNP
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) SLA
2 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.05%) vSphere
4 7 (16.67%) XenServer
5 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (11.90%) Firmware
7 2 (4.76%) Xen
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.38%) KVM
8 1 (2.38%) LXC
8 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Opsview
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
3 29 (69.05%) Cisco
4 15 (35.71%) Juniper
5 12 (28.57%) Citrix
6 7 (16.67%) HP
6 7 (16.67%) Dell
7 5 (11.90%) SAP
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle
8 1 (2.38%) EMC
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) Remedy
8 1 (2.38%) McAfee
8 1 (2.38%) Sophos
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £38k - 42k per year + Bonus + benefits
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