Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 217 221
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 43 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.64% 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 3.93% 2.78% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 40
Hampshire median annual salary £44,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.38% -7.14% -28.57%
10th Percentile £23,250 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £57,800 £44,875
South East median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 1,093 1,006 1,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.34% 17.72% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 881 887 953
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £21,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Basingstoke -22 16 £57,500 - 1
Farnborough +14 10 £45,000 +38.46%
Fareham +4 9 £44,000 -
Southampton -18 6 £24,500 -27.94%
Portsmouth +5 1 £38,500 -
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 38 (88.37%) VMware
2 31 (72.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
4 23 (53.49%) Windows
5 20 (46.51%) Cisco
6 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (41.86%) SAN
6 18 (41.86%) Firewall
6 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
7 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (37.21%) HP
8 15 (34.88%) CCNA
8 15 (34.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (30.23%) MCSE
9 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
10 12 (27.91%) Degree
10 12 (27.91%) ITIL
11 11 (25.58%) LAN
11 11 (25.58%) WAN
11 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
11 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
12 10 (23.26%) 3PAR
12 10 (23.26%) DNS
12 10 (23.26%) MCSA
13 9 (20.93%) DHCP
13 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
13 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
13 9 (20.93%) Linux
13 9 (20.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (20.93%) Performance Management

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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) PaaS
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) Firewall
1 18 (41.86%) SAN
2 11 (25.58%) LAN
2 11 (25.58%) WAN
3 10 (23.26%) DNS
4 9 (20.93%) DHCP
5 5 (11.63%) VLAN
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (6.98%) VSAN
7 1 (2.33%) BGP
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (2.33%) NAS
7 1 (2.33%) OSPF
7 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 8 (18.60%) Server Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Team Leader
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Server Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) HP Storage Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Junior
5 5 (11.63%) Junior Network Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (9.30%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Virtualisation Architect
9 1 (2.33%) HP Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.33%) REST
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
3 9 (20.93%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (27.91%) ITIL
3 9 (20.93%) Line Management
3 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
3 9 (20.93%) Performance Management
3 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
4 8 (18.60%) Project Planning
5 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
5 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Network Optimisation
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.33%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Service Management
8 1 (2.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (34.88%) CCNA
4 13 (30.23%) MCSE
4 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
5 12 (27.91%) Degree
6 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
7 10 (23.26%) MCSA
8 9 (20.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (18.60%) VCP6
10 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (72.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.30%) vSphere
5 3 (6.98%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) vCenter Server
2 4 (9.30%) SCOM
3 3 (6.98%) SCCM
4 2 (4.65%) vRealize
5 1 (2.33%) Ansible
5 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 38 (88.37%) VMware
2 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) Cisco
4 16 (37.21%) HP
5 10 (23.26%) 3PAR
6 4 (9.30%) Brocade
7 2 (4.65%) Fujitsu
7 2 (4.65%) IBM
7 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) EMC
8 1 (2.33%) F5
8 1 (2.33%) Facebook
8 1 (2.33%) Gemalto
8 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) Twitter
8 1 (2.33%) Veeam
8 1 (2.33%) VocaLink