The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX 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 ESX Server
South East / Surrey
Rank 165 172 197
Rank change year-on-year +7 +25  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.11% 0.87% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 5.70% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 15
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% -4.76%  

VMware ESX 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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 515 632 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 18.59% 15.21% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 426 529 534
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,772 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX in Surrey

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Surrey

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Surrey 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
Guildford +19 2 £32,500 -
Reigate - 1 £32,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco
4 10 (66.67%) Firewall
5 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) vSphere
5 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (46.67%) High Availability
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (46.67%) MCITP
6 7 (46.67%) MCSE
6 7 (46.67%) IIS
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (46.67%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) MCSA
8 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (26.67%) Clustering
8 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (20.00%) IaaS
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (20.00%) Office 365
9 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (46.67%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) SAS
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) IaaS
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
1 3 (20.00%) PaaS
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Skype
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Report Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) High Availability
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) MCITP
1 7 (46.67%) MCSE
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCSA
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) vSphere
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya