Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 98 122
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 10 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.69% 0.34% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 4.10% 2.82% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 9
Southampton median annual salary £24,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.75% +14.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £23,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £43,125 £54,750 £38,796
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -21.35%

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 244 142 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.77% 11.98% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 226 124 229
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,375 £23,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £48,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.60%

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 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (60.00%) VLAN
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Network Optimisation
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) XenApp

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) VLAN
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Junior
1 6 (60.00%) Junior Network Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (60.00%) Network Optimisation
1 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) PowerCLI
1 3 (30.00%) vCenter Server
1 3 (30.00%) vMotion
2 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) IBM