Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 94 117
Rank change year-on-year -10 +23 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 16 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.16% 1.49% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 7.34% 8.37% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 1
Southampton median annual salary £28,000 £35,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -23.91% +19.48%
Hampshire median annual salary £28,000 £35,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -28.57% +15.29%

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 Southampton with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 218 239 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 15.82% 17.78% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 206 215 167
Southampton median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £17,000 £24,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £54,375 £52,500 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -6.25%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Southampton

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Southampton

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Problem Management
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) SLA
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
4 9 (56.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) SaaS
5 4 (25.00%) PaaS
5 4 (25.00%) IaaS
5 4 (25.00%) French Language
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) MySQL
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Apache
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) RHCE
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) SMTP
6 3 (18.75%) FTP

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) nginx
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) IaaS
1 4 (25.00%) PaaS
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) FTP
2 3 (18.75%) Skype
2 3 (18.75%) SMTP
2 3 (18.75%) SSH
2 3 (18.75%) Telnet
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
General
1 4 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
1 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
1 3 (18.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) CentOS
5 3 (18.75%) Fedora
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Problem Management
2 9 (56.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Contact Management
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) RHCE
1 3 (18.75%) RHCSA
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Postfix
3 3 (18.75%) Sendmail
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) PowerCLI
2 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
2 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft