The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
South East / Berkshire
Rank 151 163 171
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 35 70 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.96% 1.31% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 6.21% 9.06% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 63 46
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £36,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
564 773 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.44% 14.43% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 465 672 579
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Reading +17 17 £60,000 - 3
Bracknell +8 6 £30,000 -18.91%
Slough +34 3 £55,000 +4.76%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 76 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (75.00%) Windows
3 48 (63.16%) Linux
4 45 (59.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (39.47%) Windows Server
6 28 (36.84%) Firewall
7 26 (34.21%) PowerShell
8 25 (32.89%) Information Security
8 25 (32.89%) Unix
8 25 (32.89%) Cisco
9 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
10 21 (27.63%) CheckPoint
10 21 (27.63%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (27.63%) High Availability
11 20 (26.32%) Security Architecture
11 20 (26.32%) Security Patching
11 20 (26.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 20 (26.32%) Palo Alto
11 20 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
11 20 (26.32%) Change Management
11 20 (26.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 19 (25.00%) Red Hat
12 19 (25.00%) Solaris
13 18 (23.68%) Perl
13 18 (23.68%) VPN
13 18 (23.68%) Kalman Filter
14 17 (22.37%) Patch Management
14 17 (22.37%) LogLogic
14 17 (22.37%) Imperva
14 17 (22.37%) SSL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (14.47%) IIS
2 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.26%) IBM Domino
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.95%) Apache
4 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.63%) CMS
6 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.84%) Firewall
2 21 (27.63%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (26.32%) Intrusion Detection
4 18 (23.68%) VPN
5 17 (22.37%) SSL
6 13 (17.11%) DNS
7 8 (10.53%) SAN
7 8 (10.53%) SMTP
7 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 6 (7.89%) NAS
8 6 (7.89%) Wireshark
9 5 (6.58%) Wireless
10 4 (5.26%) HTTP
10 4 (5.26%) IMAP
11 3 (3.95%) LAN
11 3 (3.95%) Network Security
11 3 (3.95%) WAN
12 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
13 1 (1.32%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) LoadRunner
1 6 (7.89%) WebLOAD
2 4 (5.26%) AQtime
2 4 (5.26%) Subversion
2 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.32%) MSI
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Law
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Support Engineer
1 18 (23.68%) VMware Engineer
2 16 (21.05%) Architect
3 15 (19.74%) Security Architect
4 13 (17.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (14.47%) VMware Support Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) Senior Support Engineer
8 8 (10.53%) Performance Engineer
8 8 (10.53%) Tester
9 7 (9.21%) Linux Support
9 7 (9.21%) Linux Support Engineer
9 7 (9.21%) Senior Linux Support
10 6 (7.89%) Consultant
10 6 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) Windows Support Engineer
11 5 (6.58%) Security Consultant
11 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) Web Services
2 6 (7.89%) .NET
3 4 (5.26%) JSON
3 4 (5.26%) MAPI
3 4 (5.26%) Middleware
3 4 (5.26%) SOAP
4 2 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.26%) iSeries
6 3 (3.95%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.63%) Clustering
7 2 (2.63%) NHS
7 2 (2.63%) Replication
8 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.32%) BYOD
8 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) PKI
8 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 57 (75.00%) Windows
2 48 (63.16%) Linux
3 30 (39.47%) Windows Server
4 25 (32.89%) Unix
5 19 (25.00%) Solaris
6 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.32%) Debian
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) Information Security
2 21 (27.63%) High Availability
3 20 (26.32%) Change Management
3 20 (26.32%) Security Architecture
3 20 (26.32%) Security Patching
4 18 (23.68%) Kalman Filter
5 17 (22.37%) Patch Management
6 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (15.79%) Scrum
6 12 (15.79%) Threat Management
7 9 (11.84%) ITIL
8 8 (10.53%) Performance Engineering
8 8 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 8 (10.53%) SDLC
8 8 (10.53%) Test Strategy
9 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.58%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) PowerShell
2 18 (23.68%) Perl
3 10 (13.16%) SQL
4 9 (11.84%) C
5 8 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 8 (10.53%) C++
6 4 (5.26%) C#
6 4 (5.26%) Java
6 4 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) CREST Certified
2 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.26%) RHCE
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.63%) MCITP
4 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) SCSA
4 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.32%) CCDA
5 1 (1.32%) CCDP
5 1 (1.32%) CCNA
5 1 (1.32%) CCNP
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.32%) MCP
5 1 (1.32%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) HIPAA
1 4 (5.26%) QA
1 4 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (59.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.53%) vSphere
4 2 (2.63%) Firmware
4 2 (2.63%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (26.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (10.53%) WSUS
3 6 (7.89%) Perfmon
4 5 (6.58%) SCCM
5 4 (5.26%) Kibana
5 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (5.26%) WMI
5 4 (5.26%) yum
6 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.32%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (32.89%) Cisco
3 21 (27.63%) CheckPoint
4 20 (26.32%) Palo Alto
5 19 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 17 (22.37%) Imperva
6 17 (22.37%) LogLogic
6 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.26%) IBM
7 4 (5.26%) NetApp
7 4 (5.26%) Oracle
7 4 (5.26%) Qualys
7 4 (5.26%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.95%) Google
9 2 (2.63%) HP
9 2 (2.63%) Veritas
10 1 (1.32%) Citrix
10 1 (1.32%) Dell
10 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.32%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £70,000 plus bonus and benefits.
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 16 days ago