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

VMware ESXi
England / South West
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 223 225
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 21 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.47% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 3.53% 3.46% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 15
Median salary £40,000 £23,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.91% -42.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £31,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.10%  

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 West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 595 781 864
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 11.54% 13.54% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 486 660 650
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in the South West

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in the South West over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in the South West

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Bristol - 10 £43,000 -
Wiltshire +14 4 £40,000 -
Somerset -14 3 £27,500 -25.17%
Dorset - 2 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire +2 1 £19,500 -38.09% 1
Cornwall -15 1 £40,000 +81.81%
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
4 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (56.00%) Cisco
6 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (44.00%) vCenter Server
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) C
8 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (32.00%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (28.00%) XMPP
9 7 (28.00%) DNS
9 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (28.00%) DHCP
10 6 (24.00%) Linux
10 6 (24.00%) Advertising
10 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
11 5 (20.00%) vSphere
11 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (20.00%) Office 365
11 5 (20.00%) Firewall
11 5 (20.00%) Citrix
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (20.00%) ITIL
11 5 (20.00%) CCNP
12 4 (16.00%) CCNA
12 4 (16.00%) SQL Server

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (28.00%) DHCP
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) VLAN
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.00%) LAN
6 2 (8.00%) WAN
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.00%) FCoE
7 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (4.00%) SAN
7 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.00%) VoIP
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) IT Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) IT Support
2 6 (24.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Server Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (4.00%) HP Storage
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Android
7 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) ERP
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.00%) Validation
3 3 (12.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
5 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.00%) ITSM
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) People Management
5 1 (4.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
3 4 (16.00%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) CCA
5 1 (4.00%) CCEA
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) HND
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.00%) vSphere
5 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (4.00%) Firmware
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.00%) MobiControl
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Veeam
6 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.00%) CA
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (4.00%) SOTI
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