The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England / South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 251 254
Rank change year-on-year -61 +3  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 84 206 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 1.12% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 4.07% 8.11% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 186 215
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,775 £54,313
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2062 2541 3081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 14.13% 13.86% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 4098 5002
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in the South East

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in the South East

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in the South East

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Berkshire -12 43 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Surrey -4 13 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Oxfordshire +14 8 £35,000 -22.22% 2
West Sussex +6 8 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hampshire 0 5 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Kent +6 4 £30,250 -32.77%
Buckinghamshire -9 3 £52,500 +23.52% 1
East Sussex - 3 £30,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 182 (98.91%) VMware
2 142 (77.17%) Windows
3 104 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 103 (55.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 97 (52.72%) Windows Server
6 84 (45.65%) DNS
7 72 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 71 (38.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 67 (36.41%) Linux
10 64 (34.78%) Firewall
11 60 (32.61%) Microsoft
12 57 (30.98%) Cisco
13 47 (25.54%) DHCP
14 43 (23.37%) TCP/IP
14 43 (23.37%) vSphere
15 42 (22.83%) Hyper-V
15 42 (22.83%) vCenter Server
16 39 (21.20%) SQL Server
17 37 (20.11%) MS Exchange
17 37 (20.11%) SAN
18 35 (19.02%) PowerShell
19 33 (17.93%) Data Centre
20 31 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
21 30 (16.30%) SQL
22 29 (15.76%) Unix
23 28 (15.22%) ITIL
23 28 (15.22%) Clustering
23 28 (15.22%) Security Cleared
24 27 (14.67%) Office 365
25 26 (14.13%) High Availability

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 37 (20.11%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.96%) IIS
3 21 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.80%) Apache
7 4 (2.17%) nginx
8 3 (1.63%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.09%) Drupal
9 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.09%) Kentico
9 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.09%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.09%) WordPress
10 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.54%) Confluence
10 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.54%) Jetty
10 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (14.67%) Office 365
3 18 (9.78%) SaaS
4 10 (5.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (5.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.72%) IaaS
7 4 (2.17%) PaaS
8 3 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.09%) G Suite
10 1 (0.54%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 84 (45.65%) DNS
2 64 (34.78%) Firewall
3 47 (25.54%) DHCP
4 43 (23.37%) TCP/IP
5 37 (20.11%) SAN
6 24 (13.04%) VPN
7 20 (10.87%) LAN
8 17 (9.24%) WAN
9 16 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (8.70%) VLAN
10 15 (8.15%) Wireless
11 14 (7.61%) SSL
12 10 (5.43%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (5.43%) iSCSI
12 10 (5.43%) NetScaler
12 10 (5.43%) Network Security
13 8 (4.35%) VoIP
14 7 (3.80%) SMTP
15 6 (3.26%) HTTP
15 6 (3.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.98%) MySQL
3 10 (5.43%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.35%) Redis
4 8 (4.35%) SQLite
5 3 (1.63%) DB2
5 3 (1.63%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.54%) Big Data
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.35%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.17%) JIRA
4 3 (1.63%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.63%) Redmine
5 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.54%) MSI
General
1 11 (5.98%) Finance
1 11 (5.98%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.72%) Advertising
3 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.63%) Electronics
5 2 (1.09%) French Language
6 1 (0.54%) Billing
6 1 (0.54%) Front Office
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (19.57%) Support Engineer
2 30 (16.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 22 (11.96%) Administrator
4 22 (11.96%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (11.41%) Systems Engineer
6 20 (10.87%) Technical Engineer
7 19 (10.33%) VMware Engineer
8 18 (9.78%) IT Support
9 16 (8.70%) Technical Support
10 15 (8.15%) Technical Support Engineer
11 13 (7.07%) IT Engineer
12 11 (5.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 11 (5.98%) IT Administrator
12 11 (5.98%) IT Systems Administrator
13 10 (5.43%) Architect
13 10 (5.43%) Infrastructure Support
13 10 (5.43%) IT Support Engineer
14 9 (4.89%) VMware Support Engineer
14 9 (4.89%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.89%) LAMP
2 8 (4.35%) Web Services
3 5 (2.72%) Middleware
4 3 (1.63%) .NET
4 3 (1.63%) Node.js
4 3 (1.63%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.54%) MAPI
6 1 (0.54%) REST
6 1 (0.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.93%) Data Centre
2 28 (15.22%) Clustering
3 10 (5.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (3.26%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (3.26%) Replication
5 5 (2.72%) Cybercrime
5 5 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.72%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.17%) iSeries
6 4 (2.17%) PKI
7 3 (1.63%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.09%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.54%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.54%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) iPhone
9 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 142 (77.17%) Windows
2 97 (52.72%) Windows Server
3 72 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (38.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (36.41%) Linux
6 29 (15.76%) Unix
7 26 (14.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (9.78%) Solaris
9 16 (8.70%) CentOS
9 16 (8.70%) Windows 7
10 15 (8.15%) Ubuntu
11 8 (4.35%) Debian
12 7 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (3.80%) Windows 10
12 7 (3.80%) Windows 8
12 7 (3.80%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.63%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.63%) SUSE
14 2 (1.09%) Fedora
14 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.22%) ITIL
2 26 (14.13%) High Availability
3 20 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (9.78%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (8.70%) DevOps
5 16 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (8.15%) Load Balancing
7 14 (7.61%) Patch Management
7 14 (7.61%) Security Patching
8 13 (7.07%) Information Security
8 13 (7.07%) Open Source
9 12 (6.52%) Change Control
9 12 (6.52%) Process Improvement
10 11 (5.98%) Service Delivery
11 10 (5.43%) Configuration Management
11 10 (5.43%) Security Architecture
12 9 (4.89%) Analytics
12 9 (4.89%) Service Management
13 8 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.02%) PowerShell
2 30 (16.30%) SQL
3 23 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 14 (7.61%) Perl
5 13 (7.07%) Python
6 11 (5.98%) C
7 8 (4.35%) Korn
8 4 (2.17%) C++
8 4 (2.17%) VBScript
9 2 (1.09%) PHP
9 2 (1.09%) Ruby
10 1 (0.54%) C#
10 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (9.78%) SC Cleared
4 17 (9.24%) DV Cleared
5 15 (8.15%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (8.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (5.98%) CCNA
7 10 (5.43%) MCSA
8 9 (4.89%) MCSE
9 8 (4.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (3.80%) Degree
11 6 (3.26%) CCNP
11 6 (3.26%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (2.17%) CCA
12 4 (2.17%) CREST Certified
12 4 (2.17%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.63%) CCENT
13 3 (1.63%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (1.63%) GIAC
13 3 (1.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) QA
1 6 (3.26%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) GMP
System Software
1 104 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 103 (55.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (23.37%) vSphere
4 42 (22.83%) Hyper-V
5 13 (7.07%) VirtualBox
6 11 (5.98%) KVM
7 10 (5.43%) Docker
7 10 (5.43%) XenApp
8 7 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (3.26%) XenServer
10 5 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (2.72%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (2.72%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (2.72%) XenDesktop
11 4 (2.17%) NFS
11 4 (2.17%) Samba
11 4 (2.17%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.63%) ISA Server
13 2 (1.09%) Postfix
13 2 (1.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 42 (22.83%) vCenter Server
2 18 (9.78%) Backup Exec
3 16 (8.70%) SCCM
4 14 (7.61%) WSUS
5 11 (5.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 10 (5.43%) Ansible
6 10 (5.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 10 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (4.89%) Puppet
7 9 (4.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (4.35%) NetBackup
8 8 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (3.80%) SCOM
10 6 (3.26%) Nagios
11 4 (2.17%) EdgeSight
11 4 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (1.63%) cPanel
13 2 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 182 (98.91%) VMware
2 60 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 57 (30.98%) Cisco
4 26 (14.13%) Citrix
5 25 (13.59%) NetApp
6 21 (11.41%) Red Hat
7 17 (9.24%) EMC
8 16 (8.70%) Juniper
9 15 (8.15%) Symantec
10 13 (7.07%) HP
11 12 (6.52%) F5
12 11 (5.98%) Forcepoint
12 11 (5.98%) Palo Alto
13 10 (5.43%) CheckPoint
13 10 (5.43%) Imperva
13 10 (5.43%) LogLogic
13 10 (5.43%) Oracle
13 10 (5.43%) Veritas
14 8 (4.35%) SolarWinds
14 8 (4.35%) Veeam
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Negotiable package
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 7.5%
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IDOX plc
Salary: £Competitive with good corporate benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Horsham
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago