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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
England / South East
Rank 341 312 365
Rank change year-on-year -29 +53  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 54 145 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.75% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 2.65% 5.35% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 52 122 75
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +6.66%  

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 2035 2709 2826
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 13.75% 14.07% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1725 2338 2357
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -11 21 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Surrey +15 15 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Hampshire +25 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £31,000 -9.48%
East Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 122 (97.60%) VMware
2 92 (73.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (67.20%) Windows
4 71 (56.80%) Active Directory
5 63 (50.40%) Windows Server
6 61 (48.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (47.20%) Microsoft
8 54 (43.20%) Cisco
9 40 (32.00%) DNS
10 39 (31.20%) Linux
11 38 (30.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 37 (29.60%) Firewall
13 36 (28.80%) Hyper-V
14 35 (28.00%) MS Exchange
15 33 (26.40%) MS Excel
15 33 (26.40%) SAN
16 32 (25.60%) SQL
17 31 (24.80%) vSphere
17 31 (24.80%) Exchange Server 2010
18 28 (22.40%) Clustering
19 27 (21.60%) NetApp
20 25 (20.00%) LAN
20 25 (20.00%) WAN
20 25 (20.00%) Security Cleared
20 25 (20.00%) SC Cleared
21 20 (16.00%) SQL Server
21 20 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
22 18 (14.40%) Data Centre
22 18 (14.40%) Juniper
22 18 (14.40%) PowerShell

VMware ESXi
Top Related 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 35 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (24.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.40%) Apache
7 2 (1.60%) IIS
7 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (26.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Office 365
2 8 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.20%) SaaS
5 3 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 40 (32.00%) DNS
2 37 (29.60%) Firewall
3 33 (26.40%) SAN
4 25 (20.00%) LAN
4 25 (20.00%) WAN
5 17 (13.60%) DHCP
5 17 (13.60%) VLAN
6 13 (10.40%) VPN
7 8 (6.40%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.60%) LDAP
8 7 (5.60%) Wireless
9 6 (4.80%) BGP
9 6 (4.80%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (4.80%) DAB
9 6 (4.80%) DWDM
9 6 (4.80%) NetScaler
9 6 (4.80%) OSPF
9 6 (4.80%) Wireshark
10 5 (4.00%) SSH
10 5 (4.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.20%) MySQL
3 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.20%) Redis
3 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.20%) SQLite
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.40%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (10.40%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.40%) Electronics
4 5 (4.00%) Advertising
4 5 (4.00%) Marketing
4 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Front Office
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (31.20%) Support Engineer
2 27 (21.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (17.60%) VMware Engineer
4 20 (16.00%) VMware Support Engineer
5 18 (14.40%) Technical Support
6 17 (13.60%) Administrator
6 17 (13.60%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (11.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 13 (10.40%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (10.40%) Cisco Support
8 13 (10.40%) Technical Engineer
8 13 (10.40%) Technical Support Engineer
9 12 (9.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (8.80%) IT Support
11 10 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
12 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 8 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
13 8 (6.40%) Architect
13 8 (6.40%) Cisco Engineer
13 8 (6.40%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.20%) LAMP
2 5 (4.00%) Flash
3 2 (1.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Clustering
2 18 (14.40%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.40%) Replication
4 7 (5.60%) PKI
5 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.00%) EMC VNX
5 5 (4.00%) HP Storage
6 3 (2.40%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (2.40%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 84 (67.20%) Windows
2 63 (50.40%) Windows Server
3 61 (48.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (31.20%) Linux
5 38 (30.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 13 (10.40%) Windows 8
8 11 (8.80%) Solaris
9 10 (8.00%) Ubuntu
10 9 (7.20%) Debian
10 9 (7.20%) Windows 10
11 6 (4.80%) CentOS
12 5 (4.00%) SUSE
13 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (2.40%) Unix
15 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (8.80%) Configuration Management
2 10 (8.00%) DevOps
2 10 (8.00%) ITIL
2 10 (8.00%) Network Management
3 9 (7.20%) Migration
4 8 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (6.40%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (6.40%) Network Load Balancing
4 8 (6.40%) Performance Management
4 8 (6.40%) Security Patching
4 8 (6.40%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 7 (5.60%) Incident Management
5 7 (5.60%) Open Source
6 6 (4.80%) Data Management
6 6 (4.80%) ERP
6 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (4.80%) Load Balancing
6 6 (4.80%) Service Management
7 5 (4.00%) Presales
7 5 (4.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.60%) SQL
2 18 (14.40%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (6.40%) Python
5 5 (4.00%) Perl
6 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.80%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 25 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.60%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (11.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (8.80%) CCNA
6 9 (7.20%) DV Cleared
7 7 (5.60%) MCSA
8 6 (4.80%) CCDP
8 6 (4.80%) CCNP
8 6 (4.80%) JNCIS
9 4 (3.20%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.40%) CCENT
10 3 (2.40%) MCSE
11 2 (1.60%) Degree
11 2 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) PMO
System Software
1 92 (73.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (56.80%) Active Directory
3 36 (28.80%) Hyper-V
4 31 (24.80%) vSphere
5 9 (7.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (7.20%) VirtualBox
6 6 (4.80%) KVM
7 5 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (3.20%) Docker
8 4 (3.20%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.40%) XenApp
10 2 (1.60%) vCloud
11 1 (0.80%) Xen
11 1 (0.80%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (4.80%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.80%) SCOM
4 5 (4.00%) Nagios
4 5 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.20%) Ansible
5 4 (3.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (3.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.60%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.60%) SCCM
6 2 (1.60%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.80%) Puppet
7 1 (0.80%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 122 (97.60%) VMware
2 59 (47.20%) Microsoft
3 54 (43.20%) Cisco
4 27 (21.60%) NetApp
5 18 (14.40%) Juniper
6 17 (13.60%) HP
7 11 (8.80%) EMC
8 10 (8.00%) Citrix
9 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
10 6 (4.80%) arcserve
10 6 (4.80%) Brocade
10 6 (4.80%) CommVault
10 6 (4.80%) Fujitsu
10 6 (4.80%) IBM
10 6 (4.80%) Symantec
10 6 (4.80%) Veeam
10 6 (4.80%) Veritas
11 5 (4.00%) F5
11 5 (4.00%) NETGEAR
11 5 (4.00%) SAP
South East
Stepstone UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago