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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 172 171 167
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 46 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.03% 1.05% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 6.82% 7.78% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44 42 53
Median salary £50,000 £38,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% -8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.79%
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
674 681 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.04% 13.43% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 573 487 574
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 25 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Slough +10 8 £45,000 +69.81%
Maidenhead - 8 £42,500 -
Newbury - 1 £30,500 -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 94 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (85.11%) Windows
3 60 (63.83%) Windows Server
4 59 (62.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 58 (61.70%) Microsoft
6 53 (56.38%) Active Directory
7 37 (39.36%) vSphere
8 36 (38.30%) Linux
9 35 (37.23%) Firewall
10 32 (34.04%) ITIL
11 30 (31.91%) Cisco
12 29 (30.85%) SAN
12 29 (30.85%) SCCM
13 28 (29.79%) MS Excel
14 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2012
15 24 (25.53%) HP
16 23 (24.47%) WSUS
16 23 (24.47%) Hyper-V
17 22 (23.40%) QA
18 21 (22.34%) PowerShell
19 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (21.28%) VMware ESXi
20 19 (20.21%) Java
20 19 (20.21%) SQL
20 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
21 18 (19.15%) EMC
21 18 (19.15%) DNS
21 18 (19.15%) MS Exchange
21 18 (19.15%) Finance
21 18 (19.15%) Red Hat

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 18 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.96%) IIS
3 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.26%) Apache
6 3 (3.19%) CMS
6 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) OpenShift
1 10 (10.64%) SaaS
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.26%) IaaS
5 2 (2.13%) Google Apps
6 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (37.23%) Firewall
2 29 (30.85%) SAN
3 18 (19.15%) DNS
3 18 (19.15%) NAS
4 15 (15.96%) LAN
5 14 (14.89%) WAN
6 13 (13.83%) SMTP
7 12 (12.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (12.77%) IMAP
7 12 (12.77%) Wireshark
8 10 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (7.45%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (6.38%) DHCP
11 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
12 4 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (4.26%) iSCSI
12 4 (4.26%) VPN
13 3 (3.19%) MPLS
13 3 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (3.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (2.13%) MySQL
2 2 (2.13%) Power BI
2 2 (2.13%) PowerPivot
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) AQtime
1 12 (12.77%) WebLOAD
2 8 (8.51%) Subversion
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Games
3 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.19%) Publishing
3 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Law
4 2 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Support Engineer
2 16 (17.02%) VMware Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (11.70%) Architect
4 10 (10.64%) Performance Tester
4 10 (10.64%) QA Tester
4 10 (10.64%) Software QA Tester
4 10 (10.64%) Software Tester
4 10 (10.64%) Tester
5 9 (9.57%) Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Support Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) VMware Support Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.51%) Exchange Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Technical Support
6 8 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) .NET
2 12 (12.77%) MAPI
3 11 (11.70%) Web Services
4 4 (4.26%) JSON
4 4 (4.26%) SOAP
5 2 (2.13%) EDI
5 2 (2.13%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (2.13%) JMS
5 2 (2.13%) LAMP
5 2 (2.13%) MDX
5 2 (2.13%) Middleware
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.70%) Clustering
4 10 (10.64%) EMC VNX
5 7 (7.45%) Smartphone
6 4 (4.26%) HP Storage
7 3 (3.19%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.19%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.13%) BYOD
8 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.13%) NHS
9 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.06%) PKI
9 1 (1.06%) Replication
9 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 80 (85.11%) Windows
2 60 (63.83%) Windows Server
3 36 (38.30%) Linux
4 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (9.57%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.38%) Solaris
8 6 (6.38%) Unix
8 6 (6.38%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.19%) Debian
9 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.19%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) ITIL
2 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.09%) Mentoring
4 16 (17.02%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (13.83%) DevOps
7 12 (12.77%) Benchmarking
7 12 (12.77%) Performance Engineering
7 12 (12.77%) Presales
8 9 (9.57%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.51%) Open Source
9 8 (8.51%) Scrum
9 8 (8.51%) SDLC
10 6 (6.38%) BDD
10 6 (6.38%) TDD
11 5 (5.32%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (4.26%) ITIL V3
12 4 (4.26%) Server Patching
12 4 (4.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.34%) PowerShell
2 19 (20.21%) Java
2 19 (20.21%) SQL
3 16 (17.02%) Perl
4 15 (15.96%) Python
5 13 (13.83%) C++
6 12 (12.77%) Bash Shell
6 12 (12.77%) C#
7 10 (10.64%) Ruby
8 8 (8.51%) C
9 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.19%) VBScript
11 2 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) Degree
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (8.51%) MCP
5 7 (7.45%) MOS
6 5 (5.32%) CCNA
6 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.32%) MCSE
7 4 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.19%) CCDA
8 3 (3.19%) CCDP
8 3 (3.19%) CCNP
8 3 (3.19%) RHCE
9 2 (2.13%) DBS Check
9 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.13%) SCSA
9 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.06%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.06%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.40%) QA
2 14 (14.89%) SLA
3 4 (4.26%) HIPAA
3 4 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (62.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (56.38%) Active Directory
3 37 (39.36%) vSphere
4 23 (24.47%) Hyper-V
5 20 (21.28%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (9.57%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (4.26%) VirtualBox
8 3 (3.19%) vCloud
9 2 (2.13%) Firmware
9 2 (2.13%) Samba
9 2 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.06%) XenApp
10 1 (1.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (30.85%) SCCM
2 23 (24.47%) WSUS
3 14 (14.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 13 (13.83%) Perfmon
5 8 (8.51%) yum
6 6 (6.38%) Backup Exec
6 6 (6.38%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (6.38%) Tivoli
6 6 (6.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (5.32%) SCVMM
8 4 (4.26%) Kibana
8 4 (4.26%) WMI
9 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (3.19%) vRealize
10 2 (2.13%) NetBackup
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (2.13%) Puppet
10 2 (2.13%) SCDPM
10 2 (2.13%) SCOM
10 2 (2.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (61.70%) Microsoft
3 30 (31.91%) Cisco
4 24 (25.53%) HP
5 18 (19.15%) EMC
5 18 (19.15%) Red Hat
6 14 (14.89%) Qualys
7 12 (12.77%) Citrix
8 10 (10.64%) IBM
8 10 (10.64%) NetApp
9 9 (9.57%) Dell
9 9 (9.57%) Oracle
10 7 (7.45%) Google
11 5 (5.32%) Veritas
12 4 (4.26%) ServiceNow
13 3 (3.19%) arcserve
13 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.19%) Dell Compellent
13 3 (3.19%) Meraki
13 3 (3.19%) Symantec
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