The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESX Server
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 173 151
Rank change year-on-year +8 -22  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 13 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.13% 0.38% 1.22%
As % of the System Software category 0.94% 2.56% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 46
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -21.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 425 507 616
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 13.83% 14.93% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 365 458 522
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Hampshire

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESX in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESX in Hampshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Farnborough +13 2 - -
Portsmouth -12 1 £32,500 -2.98%
Southampton - 1 £60,000 -
Fareham - 1 £32,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) PaaS
4 6 (54.55%) Office 365
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (45.45%) IaaS
5 5 (45.45%) SaaS
5 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Google
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) LAN
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server

VMware ESX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Drupal
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Kentico
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
2 2 (18.18%) WordPress
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
1 6 (54.55%) PaaS
2 5 (45.45%) IaaS
2 5 (45.45%) SaaS
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (18.18%) G Suite
3 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) CentOS
5 2 (18.18%) Debian
5 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Ruby
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GMP
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) cPanel
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server
1 2 (18.18%) vRealize
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Google
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) Sitecore