Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 237 217
Rank change year-on-year +33 -20 +31
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 49 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.75% 0.48% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 4.79% 2.94% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 31
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.71% -20.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £43,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +3.45%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,022 1,190 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 15.72% 16.32% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 743 995 719
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Hampshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth +21 18 £43,000 -
Farnborough +13 16 £55,000 +69.23%
Basingstoke -4 6 £32,500 -43.48%
Southampton +13 5 £43,000 +53.57% 2
Fareham - 4 £26,000 -
Fleet - 1 - - 1
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (75.51%) Windows
3 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
4 27 (55.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (53.06%) Security Cleared
5 26 (53.06%) Mentoring
6 24 (48.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (44.90%) MCSE
8 22 (44.90%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (40.82%) VCP6
10 17 (34.69%) MCSA
11 16 (32.65%) Cisco
11 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
12 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
13 14 (28.57%) DV Cleared
13 14 (28.57%) vCenter Server
13 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
14 13 (26.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (26.53%) DNS
14 13 (26.53%) Firewall
15 12 (24.49%) Aerospace
15 12 (24.49%) Linux
15 12 (24.49%) Degree
15 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
16 9 (18.37%) vSphere
16 9 (18.37%) LAN
16 9 (18.37%) SAN
17 8 (16.33%) WAN

VMware ESXi
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 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) DNS
1 13 (26.53%) Firewall
2 9 (18.37%) LAN
2 9 (18.37%) SAN
3 8 (16.33%) WAN
4 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.20%) DHCP
5 5 (10.20%) VSAN
6 4 (8.16%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (24.49%) Aerospace
2 6 (12.24%) Military
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Server Engineer
2 19 (38.78%) Senior Server Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) IT Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Architect
5 7 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (10.20%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
8 4 (8.16%) VMware Architect
9 3 (6.12%) Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) CESG
4 2 (4.08%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 12 (24.49%) Linux
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Mentoring
2 22 (44.90%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (26.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
5 7 (14.29%) ITIL
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (12.24%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineering
7 4 (8.16%) Open Source
8 3 (6.12%) CRM
8 3 (6.12%) Line Management
8 3 (6.12%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Web Development
9 2 (4.08%) Antivirus Management
9 2 (4.08%) Decision-Making
9 2 (4.08%) Information Assurance
9 2 (4.08%) Matrix Management
9 2 (4.08%) Patch Management
9 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) PHP
3 3 (6.12%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) Security Cleared
2 24 (48.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (44.90%) MCSE
5 20 (40.82%) VCP6
6 17 (34.69%) MCSA
7 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
8 14 (28.57%) DV Cleared
9 12 (24.49%) Degree
10 4 (8.16%) VCAP
11 3 (6.12%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) Government Security Classifications
2 2 (4.08%) JSP 440
2 2 (4.08%) RMADS
System Software
1 27 (55.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (30.61%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.37%) vSphere
4 7 (14.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (8.16%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (8.16%) XenApp
6 3 (6.12%) vCloud
7 1 (2.04%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) vCenter Server
2 6 (12.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (8.16%) Ansible
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (8.16%) SCCM
4 1 (2.04%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.04%) SCOM
4 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) Cisco
4 8 (16.33%) EMC
4 8 (16.33%) HP
5 7 (14.29%) Symantec
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle
7 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.16%) Citrix
8 3 (6.12%) Avaya
8 3 (6.12%) Dell
8 3 (6.12%) Mitel
8 3 (6.12%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Brocade
9 1 (2.04%) CA
9 1 (2.04%) Lumension