The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 69 72
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 0 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 1.84% 2.70%
As % of the System Software category - 14.17% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 31
Median salary - £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% -  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 108 120 192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 14.34% 12.97% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 95 96 160
Median salary £37,500 £31,780 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% -6.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,625 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,377 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
4 8 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) SLA
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (25.00%) DNS
7 4 (25.00%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (18.75%) Workflow
8 3 (18.75%) Validation
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) IIS
8 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (18.75%) ERP
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
1 8 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 8 (50.00%) LAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) FCoE
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) DBA
2 3 (18.75%) Server Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) HP Storage
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Firmware
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Wyse