Period
to 15 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 15 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 202 223
Rank change year-on-year +23 +21 -34
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 22 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.55% 0.57% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 3.11% 3.74% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 25
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% +2.35% -2.30%
10th Percentile £44,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £50,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 708 803 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.63% 15.28% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 638 685 721
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £24,600 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Surrey

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Surrey

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Surrey over the 6 months to 15 September 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Surrey

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 15 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking -10 7 £62,500 +25.00%
Guildford +12 3 £60,000 +144.90%
Chertsey - 3 £58,500 - 4
Godalming +9 2 £48,750 +30.00%
Redhill - 2 £53,750 - 2
Banstead - 2 £65,000 -
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 2019, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
3 15 (68.18%) vCenter Server
4 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (50.00%) vSphere
6 10 (45.45%) Office 365
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 9 (40.91%) Citrix
7 9 (40.91%) Cisco
8 8 (36.36%) MCSE
8 8 (36.36%) MCSA
8 8 (36.36%) Business Continuity
8 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
8 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
9 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
9 7 (31.82%) XenApp
9 7 (31.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
9 7 (31.82%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (31.82%) NetScaler
9 7 (31.82%) XenMobile
9 7 (31.82%) Firewall
9 7 (31.82%) ITIL
9 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
9 7 (31.82%) DNS
9 7 (31.82%) WAN
9 7 (31.82%) Citrix Certification

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) AWS
3 2 (9.09%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
1 7 (31.82%) NetScaler
1 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
1 7 (31.82%) WAN
2 6 (27.27%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) VSAN
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security
4 3 (13.64%) VLAN
4 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
5 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Head of IT
4 2 (9.09%) IT Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Architect
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (4.55%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.55%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) Business Continuity
2 8 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) High Availability
5 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
5 3 (13.64%) Storage Management
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Proactive Management
6 2 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
7 1 (4.55%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) MCSA
2 8 (36.36%) MCSE
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (22.73%) CCNA
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (13.64%) CCNP
6 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) CISSP
7 1 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (50.00%) vSphere
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 7 (31.82%) XenApp
3 7 (31.82%) XenDesktop
4 3 (13.64%) VMware NSX
5 1 (4.55%) Docker
5 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) vCenter Server
2 7 (31.82%) XenMobile
3 6 (27.27%) SCCM
4 5 (22.73%) vRealize
5 3 (13.64%) FortiGate
5 3 (13.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 2 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
6 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Ansible
7 1 (4.55%) AppManager
7 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
7 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (4.55%) PowerCLI
7 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Dell
4 4 (18.18%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) EqualLogic
5 3 (13.64%) Meraki
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam