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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 164 150 176
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 58 72 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.28% 1.41% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 8.15% 10.29% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 55 61 45
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
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
712 700 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.75% 13.70% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 595 516 571
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +11 42 £60,000 +53.84% 2
Maidenhead -1 8 £40,500 -
Slough +11 5 £50,000 +88.67%
Newbury - 2 £51,250 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 82 (83.67%) Windows
3 72 (73.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (56.12%) Windows Server
5 49 (50.00%) Linux
6 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
6 41 (41.84%) Active Directory
7 36 (36.73%) vSphere
8 32 (32.65%) SCCM
8 32 (32.65%) ITIL
9 27 (27.55%) PowerShell
10 26 (26.53%) WSUS
10 26 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (26.53%) Bash Shell
10 26 (26.53%) Cisco
11 25 (25.51%) Red Hat
12 24 (24.49%) Perl
13 23 (23.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (23.47%) Data Centre
14 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (21.43%) Firewall
15 21 (21.43%) Finance
15 21 (21.43%) Java
15 21 (21.43%) MS Excel
15 21 (21.43%) SAN
15 21 (21.43%) Hyper-V
15 21 (21.43%) DevOps
16 20 (20.41%) Mentoring
17 19 (19.39%) Scrum
17 19 (19.39%) HP

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%) IIS
2 12 (12.24%) MS Exchange
3 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (8.16%) Apache
4 8 (8.16%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.10%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.06%) CMS
7 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.04%) IBM Domino
8 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.29%) OpenShift
1 14 (14.29%) SaaS
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.06%) IaaS
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.02%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.43%) Firewall
1 21 (21.43%) SAN
2 16 (16.33%) DNS
3 13 (13.27%) NAS
4 11 (11.22%) Wireshark
5 9 (9.18%) IMAP
5 9 (9.18%) SMTP
6 8 (8.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (7.14%) DHCP
7 7 (7.14%) LAN
7 7 (7.14%) WAN
8 5 (5.10%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (5.10%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.08%) FCoE
9 4 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (4.08%) Wireless
10 3 (3.06%) BGP
10 3 (3.06%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (15.31%) Subversion
2 9 (9.18%) AQtime
2 9 (9.18%) WebLOAD
3 2 (2.04%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.04%) MSI
3 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (21.43%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Publishing
3 5 (5.10%) Retail
3 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.06%) Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (22.45%) Support Engineer
2 17 (17.35%) Windows Engineer
3 14 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (13.27%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (13.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) PowerShell Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) Support Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 10 (10.20%) Senior Support Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (9.18%) IT Support
8 9 (9.18%) Performance Tester
8 9 (9.18%) Tester
8 9 (9.18%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (7.14%) Software QA Tester
10 7 (7.14%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) Web Services
2 11 (11.22%) .NET
2 11 (11.22%) JSON
2 11 (11.22%) SOAP
3 9 (9.18%) MAPI
4 6 (6.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 13 (13.27%) Clustering
4 9 (9.18%) Smartphone
5 5 (5.10%) EMC VNX
6 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.06%) BYOD
7 3 (3.06%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.04%) PKI
9 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.02%) HP Storage
9 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 82 (83.67%) Windows
2 55 (56.12%) Windows Server
3 49 (50.00%) Linux
4 23 (23.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (17.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (12.24%) Solaris
7 12 (12.24%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (8.16%) Unix
8 8 (8.16%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.08%) Debian
10 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) ITIL
2 26 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.43%) DevOps
4 20 (20.41%) Mentoring
5 19 (19.39%) Scrum
6 16 (16.33%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (16.33%) Configuration Management
7 15 (15.31%) Open Source
7 15 (15.31%) SDLC
8 13 (13.27%) BDD
8 13 (13.27%) TDD
9 11 (11.22%) Performance Engineering
9 11 (11.22%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (10.20%) High Availability
11 9 (9.18%) Problem Management
12 7 (7.14%) Benchmarking
13 6 (6.12%) Incident Management
13 6 (6.12%) Operations Management
13 6 (6.12%) Risk Analysis
13 6 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.55%) PowerShell
2 26 (26.53%) Bash Shell
3 24 (24.49%) Perl
4 21 (21.43%) Java
5 17 (17.35%) Python
6 15 (15.31%) C
7 14 (14.29%) SQL
8 10 (10.20%) C++
9 9 (9.18%) C#
10 5 (5.10%) Ruby
11 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Degree
2 14 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.18%) MCP
4 9 (9.18%) MOS
5 6 (6.12%) RHCE
5 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.12%) SCSA
5 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.08%) CCDA
6 4 (4.08%) CCDP
6 4 (4.08%) CCNA
6 4 (4.08%) CCNP
6 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.04%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) QA
2 11 (11.22%) HIPAA
2 11 (11.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (11.22%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (73.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (41.84%) Active Directory
3 36 (36.73%) vSphere
4 21 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 12 (12.24%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.12%) Firmware
7 6 (6.12%) VirtualBox
8 3 (3.06%) vCloud
9 2 (2.04%) XenApp
10 1 (1.02%) Samba
10 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (32.65%) SCCM
2 26 (26.53%) WSUS
3 16 (16.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 15 (15.31%) yum
5 12 (12.24%) Perfmon
6 11 (11.22%) Kibana
6 11 (11.22%) WMI
7 7 (7.14%) Backup Exec
7 7 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
7 7 (7.14%) Tivoli
7 7 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (6.12%) NetBackup
8 6 (6.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (3.06%) vRealize
10 2 (2.04%) ThinApp
11 1 (1.02%) Puppet
11 1 (1.02%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
3 26 (26.53%) Cisco
4 25 (25.51%) Red Hat
5 19 (19.39%) HP
6 16 (16.33%) Qualys
7 12 (12.24%) Oracle
8 11 (11.22%) ServiceNow
9 10 (10.20%) Veritas
10 9 (9.18%) EMC
10 9 (9.18%) Google
10 9 (9.18%) IBM
11 6 (6.12%) Citrix
11 6 (6.12%) NetApp
12 4 (4.08%) Meraki
12 4 (4.08%) Symantec
13 3 (3.06%) arcserve
13 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.06%) Dell
13 3 (3.06%) Dell Compellent
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