Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 229 249
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 -35
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 40 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.58% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 3.46% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 24
Hampshire median annual salary £28,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -12.50% +3.90%
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -

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 1,181 1,012 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.10% 16.15% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 839 877
Hampshire median annual salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% -6.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,250 £56,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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
Southampton -9 19 £28,000 -20.00%
Eastleigh - 10 £28,000 -
Basingstoke -3 9 £57,500 - 1
Farnborough -4 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Winchester - 2 - -
Fareham -8 1 - -
Portsmouth -8 1 - -
Andover - 1 - -
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 37 (92.50%) VMware
2 36 (90.00%) Windows
3 29 (72.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (65.00%) Windows Server
5 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
6 19 (47.50%) vCenter Server
7 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
8 16 (40.00%) SLA
8 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (40.00%) Firewall
8 16 (40.00%) Problem Management
8 16 (40.00%) vSphere
9 15 (37.50%) Windows 10
10 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
10 13 (32.50%) Citrix
11 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
12 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
12 11 (27.50%) Performance Monitoring
12 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (25.00%) Linux
13 10 (25.00%) NetScaler
13 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
14 9 (22.50%) Symantec
15 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 8 (20.00%) XenDesktop
15 8 (20.00%) VSAN
16 7 (17.50%) VMware NSX
16 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (17.50%) SQL

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 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) IaaS
1 6 (15.00%) PaaS
2 4 (10.00%) SaaS
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.50%) Office 365
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) Firewall
2 10 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 8 (20.00%) VSAN
4 6 (15.00%) DNS
4 6 (15.00%) Network Security
4 6 (15.00%) SAN
4 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.00%) DHCP
6 3 (7.50%) Skype
7 2 (5.00%) Multicast
7 2 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Architect
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) VMware Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Clustering
1 3 (7.50%) Private Cloud
1 3 (7.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 26 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 10 (25.00%) Linux
5 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.00%) Android
7 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (7.50%) Contact Management
4 3 (7.50%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.00%) Data Security
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) DevOps
6 1 (2.50%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) Korn
3 1 (2.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) OCP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (72.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
3 16 (40.00%) vSphere
4 8 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 7 (17.50%) VMware NSX
6 5 (12.50%) XenApp
7 4 (10.00%) XenServer
8 3 (7.50%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
9 2 (5.00%) KVM
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (47.50%) vCenter Server
2 6 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (15.00%) PowerCLI
2 6 (15.00%) vMotion
3 5 (12.50%) vRealize
4 3 (7.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (7.50%) SCCM
4 3 (7.50%) SCOM
4 3 (7.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (7.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (7.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (5.00%) XenMobile
6 1 (2.50%) Ansible
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) VMware
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (32.50%) Citrix
4 9 (22.50%) Symantec
5 7 (17.50%) Cisco
6 5 (12.50%) Juniper
7 4 (10.00%) Fujitsu
7 4 (10.00%) Lumension
7 4 (10.00%) NetApp
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle
8 3 (7.50%) Altiris
8 3 (7.50%) Dell
8 3 (7.50%) F5
8 3 (7.50%) Forcepoint
8 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.50%) Veritas
9 2 (5.00%) Brocade
9 2 (5.00%) CommVault
9 2 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (5.00%) Veeam