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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 167 183 159
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 39 44 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 0.85% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 5.95% 6.89% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 56
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £72,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
VMware ESX
South East

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
656 639 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.76% 12.37% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 561 464 552
Median salary £43,000 £44,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.91% +1.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +21 20 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Maidenhead - 6 £36,500 - 1
Slough +6 4 £43,500 +61.11%
Bracknell -5 3 £40,000 +21.21%
Newbury - 3 £30,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 81 (82.65%) Windows
3 67 (68.37%) Microsoft
4 63 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 61 (62.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (60.20%) Active Directory
7 46 (46.94%) ITIL
8 40 (40.82%) Firewall
8 40 (40.82%) vSphere
9 37 (37.76%) Cisco
10 33 (33.67%) Linux
11 32 (32.65%) SCCM
12 31 (31.63%) QA
12 31 (31.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 30 (30.61%) PowerShell
13 30 (30.61%) MS Excel
14 29 (29.59%) EMC
14 29 (29.59%) SAN
15 28 (28.57%) Hyper-V
16 27 (27.55%) SQL Server
16 27 (27.55%) SQL
17 25 (25.51%) HP
17 25 (25.51%) Finance
17 25 (25.51%) WSUS
18 24 (24.49%) VMware ESXi
18 24 (24.49%) Java
19 23 (23.47%) Mentoring
20 22 (22.45%) Red Hat
20 22 (22.45%) Capacity Planning
21 20 (20.41%) NAS

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 15 (15.31%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (15.31%) IIS
1 15 (15.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.04%) Apache
5 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.04%) CMS
6 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 17 (17.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (12.24%) OpenShift
1 12 (12.24%) SaaS
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.08%) IaaS
3 2 (2.04%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (40.82%) Firewall
2 29 (29.59%) SAN
3 20 (20.41%) NAS
4 19 (19.39%) Cisco IOS
4 19 (19.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (19.39%) DNS
5 16 (16.33%) LAN
6 15 (15.31%) WAN
7 13 (13.27%) SMTP
8 12 (12.24%) IMAP
8 12 (12.24%) Wireshark
9 11 (11.22%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (6.12%) iSCSI
11 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
12 3 (3.06%) DHCP
13 2 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (2.04%) LDAP
13 2 (2.04%) SSL
13 2 (2.04%) VPN
14 1 (1.02%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (7.14%) Power BI
2 7 (7.14%) PowerPivot
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) AQtime
1 12 (12.24%) WebLOAD
2 4 (4.08%) Subversion
General
1 25 (25.51%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Law
3 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.06%) Publishing
4 2 (2.04%) Games
4 2 (2.04%) Legal
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (24.49%) Support Engineer
2 21 (21.43%) VMware Engineer
3 18 (18.37%) Architect
4 14 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Administrator
6 11 (11.22%) Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
7 10 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (10.20%) Cloud Administrator
7 10 (10.20%) Performance Tester
7 10 (10.20%) QA Tester
7 10 (10.20%) Software QA Tester
7 10 (10.20%) Software Tester
7 10 (10.20%) Tester
8 9 (9.18%) VMWare Administrator
9 8 (8.16%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 8 (8.16%) Technical Support
10 7 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.27%) .NET
2 12 (12.24%) MAPI
3 7 (7.14%) MDX
3 7 (7.14%) Web Services
4 4 (4.08%) Sass
5 2 (2.04%) EDI
5 2 (2.04%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (2.04%) JMS
5 2 (2.04%) Middleware
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.02%) JSON
6 1 (1.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) EMC VNX
2 16 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 14 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 9 (9.18%) Smartphone
5 7 (7.14%) Clustering
6 6 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (5.10%) HP Storage
8 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (4.08%) NHS
9 3 (3.06%) EqualLogic
9 3 (3.06%) Replication
10 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
10 1 (1.02%) PKI
10 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 81 (82.65%) Windows
2 63 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 33 (33.67%) Linux
4 31 (31.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.16%) Unix
8 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.12%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.06%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.94%) ITIL
2 23 (23.47%) Mentoring
3 22 (22.45%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (17.35%) Presales
5 16 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (12.24%) Benchmarking
7 12 (12.24%) Performance Engineering
8 9 (9.18%) Business Continuity
8 9 (9.18%) Information Security
8 9 (9.18%) ITIL V3
9 8 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.16%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.16%) Server Patching
9 8 (8.16%) Service Management
9 8 (8.16%) TOGAF
9 8 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (7.14%) Project Management
11 5 (5.10%) DevOps
12 4 (4.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.61%) PowerShell
2 27 (27.55%) SQL
3 24 (24.49%) Java
4 20 (20.41%) Perl
4 20 (20.41%) Python
5 19 (19.39%) Ruby
6 13 (13.27%) C++
7 12 (12.24%) C#
8 8 (8.16%) Shell Script
9 7 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 7 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 7 (7.14%) VBScript
10 5 (5.10%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.08%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) Degree
1 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (13.27%) MCSE
3 12 (12.24%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (10.20%) MCP
5 9 (9.18%) MOS
6 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.06%) CCNA
8 2 (2.04%) DBS Check
8 2 (2.04%) MCITP
8 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.02%) CCNP
9 1 (1.02%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.02%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.02%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.63%) QA
2 12 (12.24%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (62.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (60.20%) Active Directory
3 40 (40.82%) vSphere
4 28 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 24 (24.49%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (9.18%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (3.06%) vCloud
8 2 (2.04%) Samba
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.02%) XenApp
9 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (32.65%) SCCM
2 25 (25.51%) WSUS
3 20 (20.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 13 (13.27%) Perfmon
5 7 (7.14%) SCVMM
6 4 (4.08%) Backup Exec
6 4 (4.08%) yum
7 3 (3.06%) SCDPM
7 3 (3.06%) SCOM
7 3 (3.06%) SCSM
7 3 (3.06%) vRealize
8 2 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (2.04%) Puppet
8 2 (2.04%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (1.02%) Kibana
9 1 (1.02%) WMI
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (68.37%) Microsoft
3 37 (37.76%) Cisco
4 29 (29.59%) EMC
5 25 (25.51%) HP
6 22 (22.45%) Red Hat
7 20 (20.41%) Qualys
8 18 (18.37%) Citrix
9 16 (16.33%) Dell
10 12 (12.24%) IBM
10 12 (12.24%) NetApp
11 11 (11.22%) Google
12 4 (4.08%) Oracle
13 3 (3.06%) arcserve
13 3 (3.06%) Dell Compellent
13 3 (3.06%) Veeam
14 1 (1.02%) F5
14 1 (1.02%) ServiceNow
14 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.02%) Sonus
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