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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 165 175 173
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 28 73 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 1.22% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 4.68% 8.92% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 63 55
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £36,700 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
598 818 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.67% 13.72% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 504 689 627
Median salary £46,500 £48,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +20.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 20 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Bracknell 0 3 £30,000 -20.00%
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (78.82%) Windows
3 57 (67.06%) Linux
3 57 (67.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (44.71%) Windows Server
5 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
6 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
6 26 (30.59%) Red Hat
7 25 (29.41%) Cisco
7 25 (29.41%) Perl
8 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
9 21 (24.71%) Unix
9 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (23.53%) Firewall
11 19 (22.35%) Solaris
11 19 (22.35%) High Availability
12 18 (21.18%) Bash Shell
12 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (20.00%) Finance
13 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (18.82%) vSphere
14 16 (18.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (18.82%) SCCM
14 16 (18.82%) CheckPoint
15 15 (17.65%) DNS
15 15 (17.65%) ITIL
15 15 (17.65%) Scrum
15 15 (17.65%) Information Security
15 15 (17.65%) WSUS

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 10 (11.76%) IIS
2 7 (8.24%) Apache
2 7 (8.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.24%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.71%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.53%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.35%) CMS
6 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) OpenShift
1 9 (10.59%) SaaS
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.53%) Firewall
2 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (17.65%) DNS
4 14 (16.47%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (15.29%) VPN
6 11 (12.94%) SSL
7 8 (9.41%) SAN
8 5 (5.88%) NAS
8 5 (5.88%) Wireshark
9 4 (4.71%) DHCP
9 4 (4.71%) SMTP
9 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
10 3 (3.53%) IMAP
10 3 (3.53%) LAN
10 3 (3.53%) WAN
10 3 (3.53%) Wireless
11 2 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.35%) FCoE
11 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Subversion
2 4 (4.71%) LoadRunner
2 4 (4.71%) WebLOAD
3 3 (3.53%) AQtime
3 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.35%) MSI
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.88%) Publishing
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Games
5 2 (2.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Support Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 14 (16.47%) Architect
3 14 (16.47%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 13 (15.29%) Security Architect
4 13 (15.29%) Senior Support Engineer
5 12 (14.12%) VMware Support Engineer
6 10 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (10.59%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (10.59%) PowerShell Engineer
7 9 (10.59%) Senior DevOps
7 9 (10.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 9 (10.59%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 8 (9.41%) Linux Support
8 8 (9.41%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (9.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 7 (8.24%) Senior Linux Support
9 7 (8.24%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) Web Services
2 9 (10.59%) JSON
2 9 (10.59%) SOAP
3 6 (7.06%) LAMP
4 5 (5.88%) .NET
5 3 (3.53%) MAPI
6 1 (1.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (11.76%) Clustering
4 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.71%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.53%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.35%) BYOD
7 2 (2.35%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.35%) NHS
7 2 (2.35%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.18%) iSeries
8 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (78.82%) Windows
2 57 (67.06%) Linux
3 38 (44.71%) Windows Server
4 21 (24.71%) Unix
4 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (22.35%) Solaris
6 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (18.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.35%) Debian
11 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) High Availability
2 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.65%) Information Security
2 15 (17.65%) ITIL
2 15 (17.65%) Scrum
3 14 (16.47%) Change Management
3 14 (16.47%) DevOps
3 14 (16.47%) Security Architecture
3 14 (16.47%) Security Patching
4 13 (15.29%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (12.94%) Configuration Management
5 11 (12.94%) Patch Management
6 10 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 10 (11.76%) SDLC
7 9 (10.59%) BDD
7 9 (10.59%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.59%) Open Source
7 9 (10.59%) TDD
8 8 (9.41%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) PowerShell
2 25 (29.41%) Perl
3 18 (21.18%) Bash Shell
4 10 (11.76%) C
4 10 (11.76%) Python
5 9 (10.59%) Java
6 8 (9.41%) SQL
7 4 (4.71%) C++
8 3 (3.53%) C#
9 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
1 9 (10.59%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (9.41%) RHCE
3 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) SCSA
3 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (7.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.71%) MCP
5 4 (4.71%) MOS
6 2 (2.35%) CCDA
6 2 (2.35%) CCDP
6 2 (2.35%) CCNA
6 2 (2.35%) CCNP
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.35%) MCITP
7 1 (1.18%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) HIPAA
1 9 (10.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.71%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 57 (67.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
3 16 (18.82%) vSphere
4 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.06%) Firmware
5 6 (7.06%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (4.71%) VirtualBox
7 2 (2.35%) XenApp
8 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (18.82%) SCCM
2 15 (17.65%) WSUS
3 14 (16.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 9 (10.59%) Kibana
4 9 (10.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 9 (10.59%) WMI
4 9 (10.59%) yum
5 6 (7.06%) NetBackup
5 6 (7.06%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (5.88%) Perfmon
7 4 (4.71%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (4.71%) Tivoli
7 4 (4.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.35%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (30.59%) Red Hat
3 25 (29.41%) Cisco
4 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
5 16 (18.82%) CheckPoint
6 14 (16.47%) Palo Alto
7 11 (12.94%) HP
7 11 (12.94%) Imperva
7 11 (12.94%) LogLogic
8 9 (10.59%) Oracle
8 9 (10.59%) Qualys
8 9 (10.59%) ServiceNow
9 8 (9.41%) Veritas
10 7 (8.24%) IBM
11 6 (7.06%) Google
12 2 (2.35%) Citrix
12 2 (2.35%) Meraki
12 2 (2.35%) NetApp
12 2 (2.35%) Symantec
13 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
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