The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESX Server
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 48 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.63% 1.74% -
As % of the System Software category 6.74% 11.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% -4.76%  

VMware ESX is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 89 43 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 24.12% 14.98% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78 37 53
Median salary £30,000 £29,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -15.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,150 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX in Devon

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Devon

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Exeter -9 5 £32,500 -
Plymouth - 1 £24,500 -
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Devon region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Sophos
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Contingency Planning
3 5 (71.43%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) People Management
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) Dell
3 5 (71.43%) Avaya
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Lotus
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) IBM Domino
3 5 (71.43%) ERP
3 5 (71.43%) AS400
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (71.43%) SOLIDWORKS
3 5 (71.43%) Infor
3 5 (71.43%) NETGEAR

VMware ESX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 5 (71.43%) IBM Domino
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CGI
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) AS400
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Contingency Planning
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) ERP
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) People Management
1 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO22301
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) Avaya
3 5 (71.43%) Dell
3 5 (71.43%) Infor
3 5 (71.43%) Lotus
3 5 (71.43%) NETGEAR
3 5 (71.43%) Riverbed
3 5 (71.43%) SonicWALL
3 5 (71.43%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec