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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 159 157 172
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 59 56 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.17% 1.02% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 9.42% 7.23% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 47 52 43
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
626 775 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.37% 14.14% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 437 542 605
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 32 £37,500 -34.78% 2
Bracknell +22 13 £38,500 +2.66%
Slough -8 6 £26,500 -47.00%
Wokingham -11 1 - -
VMware ESX
South East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 96 (96.00%) VMware
2 90 (90.00%) Windows
3 55 (55.00%) Cisco
4 52 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 52 (52.00%) Firewall
5 47 (47.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 46 (46.00%) Active Directory
7 37 (37.00%) Linux
8 36 (36.00%) LAN
9 34 (34.00%) TCP/IP
10 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
10 31 (31.00%) Hyper-V
11 30 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 29 (29.00%) SQL
13 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (26.00%) Data Centre
14 26 (26.00%) vSphere
14 26 (26.00%) WAN
14 26 (26.00%) Citrix
15 24 (24.00%) MS Excel
16 23 (23.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 23 (23.00%) Windows 7
17 20 (20.00%) DNS
18 19 (19.00%) C
18 19 (19.00%) VMware ESXi
19 18 (18.00%) Project Management
20 17 (17.00%) MySQL
20 17 (17.00%) XenApp
20 17 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (31.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (8.00%) IIS
6 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.00%) Apache
9 3 (3.00%) nginx
9 3 (3.00%) Lync
10 1 (1.00%) Drupal
10 1 (1.00%) Alfresco
10 1 (1.00%) WordPress
10 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.00%) CMS
10 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.00%) MS Office
3 4 (4.00%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Taleo
1 6 (6.00%) Responsys
2 5 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.00%) Office 365
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (52.00%) Firewall
2 36 (36.00%) LAN
3 34 (34.00%) TCP/IP
4 26 (26.00%) WAN
5 20 (20.00%) DNS
6 14 (14.00%) DHCP
7 12 (12.00%) SSL
8 10 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (8.00%) SAN
10 5 (5.00%) NetScaler
11 4 (4.00%) Spanning Tree
11 4 (4.00%) VoIP
11 4 (4.00%) PPP
11 4 (4.00%) SNMP
11 4 (4.00%) ATM
11 4 (4.00%) ISDN
11 4 (4.00%) IPsec
11 4 (4.00%) VLAN
11 4 (4.00%) MPLS
11 4 (4.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) MySQL
2 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.00%) MS Access
4 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.00%) OLTP
4 4 (4.00%) Star Schema
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.00%) QlikView
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.00%) SSDT
4 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 4 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (4.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.00%) Subversion
3 4 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (1.00%) Legal
1 1 (1.00%) Games
1 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) Support Engineer
2 16 (16.00%) Architect
3 15 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (15.00%) Administrator
4 14 (14.00%) Technical Support
5 13 (13.00%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (13.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 13 (13.00%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (7.00%) Data Centre Technician
9 4 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 4 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Systems Support
9 4 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) Web Services
1 6 (6.00%) CGI
1 6 (6.00%) LAMP
2 4 (4.00%) MDX
2 4 (4.00%) .NET
3 3 (3.00%) Flash
4 1 (1.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (15.00%) Client/Server
4 11 (11.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (8.00%) Clustering
6 6 (6.00%) Statistics
7 4 (4.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.00%) Data Integration
7 4 (4.00%) Visualisation
8 3 (3.00%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (2.00%) Replication
10 1 (1.00%) PKI
10 1 (1.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 90 (90.00%) Windows
2 37 (37.00%) Linux
3 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (23.00%) Windows 7
5 12 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 9 (9.00%) CentOS
7 6 (6.00%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (6.00%) UNIX
7 6 (6.00%) Solaris
8 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.00%) Project Management
2 16 (16.00%) Change Control
3 14 (14.00%) Migration
4 13 (13.00%) Problem Management
5 12 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (11.00%) Project Planning
7 10 (10.00%) ITIL
7 10 (10.00%) Security Patching
8 8 (8.00%) Server Building
9 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.00%) Load Balancing
10 5 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.00%) Scrum
10 5 (5.00%) SDLC
11 4 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.00%) Data Management
11 4 (4.00%) Network Design
11 4 (4.00%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.00%) SQL
2 19 (19.00%) C
3 16 (16.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (11.00%) Java
5 9 (9.00%) Perl
5 9 (9.00%) PHP
5 9 (9.00%) Python
6 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.00%) C#
7 4 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.00%) VBScript
8 1 (1.00%) VB
8 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.00%) Degree
2 14 (14.00%) MCSE
3 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (5.00%) CCA
5 5 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.00%) MCP
6 4 (4.00%) CCNP
6 4 (4.00%) RHCE
7 3 (3.00%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.00%) CCIE
7 3 (3.00%) CCSP
7 3 (3.00%) CCDP
8 2 (2.00%) CCNA
9 1 (1.00%) MCITP
9 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 47 (47.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (46.00%) Active Directory
3 31 (31.00%) Hyper-V
4 26 (26.00%) vSphere
5 19 (19.00%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (17.00%) XenApp
7 6 (6.00%) Terminal Services
7 6 (6.00%) VirtualBox
8 5 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (5.00%) XenServer
8 5 (5.00%) XenDesktop
9 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.00%) vCloud
10 1 (1.00%) VMFS
10 1 (1.00%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 12 (12.00%) WSUS
2 12 (12.00%) Legato
3 11 (11.00%) SCCM
4 6 (6.00%) Puppet
4 6 (6.00%) Vagrant
4 6 (6.00%) Graphite
5 5 (5.00%) EdgeSight
5 5 (5.00%) SCOM
5 5 (5.00%) ARCserve
6 4 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (4.00%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.00%) Plesk
7 3 (3.00%) cPanel
7 3 (3.00%) Webmin
8 1 (1.00%) yum
Vendors
1 96 (96.00%) VMware
2 55 (55.00%) Cisco
3 52 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (26.00%) Citrix
5 16 (16.00%) Juniper
5 16 (16.00%) NetApp
6 15 (15.00%) Symantec
7 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
7 13 (13.00%) EMC
8 12 (12.00%) CommVault
9 10 (10.00%) IBM
10 9 (9.00%) Sun
11 7 (7.00%) Oracle
12 6 (6.00%) HP
12 6 (6.00%) Eloqua
13 5 (5.00%) F5
13 5 (5.00%) AppSense
13 5 (5.00%) Dell
14 4 (4.00%) Tableau
15 3 (3.00%) Supermicro
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