The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 44 35
Rank change year-on-year -12 -9  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.28% 0.80% 5.14%
As % of the System Software category 1.96% 5.13% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 14
Median salary - £33,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% -  

VMware ESXi 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 Portsmouth with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 51 39 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 14.49% 15.60% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 38 40
Median salary £24,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.15% -27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Portsmouth

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com