The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 178 211 218
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 50 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 6.11% 3.03% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 47 16 9
Average salary £36,500 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%
VMware ESXi
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
819 759 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.81% 12.86% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 562 568 524
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Berkshire region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Slough - 20 £36,500 - 1
Reading +2 13 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Bracknell -7 4 £37,725 +17.89%
Newbury - 2 £32,500 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 82 (75.93%) Windows
2 81 (75.00%) VMware
3 71 (65.74%) DNS
4 70 (64.81%) Active Directory
5 59 (54.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 56 (51.85%) Cisco
7 50 (46.30%) vSphere
8 48 (44.44%) Firewall
9 43 (39.81%) DHCP
10 40 (37.04%) ITIL
11 38 (35.19%) Microsoft
12 34 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (30.56%) Security Cleared
14 32 (29.63%) Linux
15 29 (26.85%) SSL
16 27 (25.00%) CCNA
16 27 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
17 26 (24.07%) MS Exchange
17 26 (24.07%) SCCM
17 26 (24.07%) PCI DSS
18 25 (23.15%) SAN
18 25 (23.15%) Finance
19 24 (22.22%) Degree
19 24 (22.22%) BGP
19 24 (22.22%) F5
20 22 (20.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 22 (20.37%) EMC
20 22 (20.37%) Citrix
20 22 (20.37%) VPN
20 22 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2007

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (17.59%) Lync
5 14 (12.96%) IIS
6 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Office
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) Office 365
2 5 (4.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (65.74%) DNS
2 48 (44.44%) Firewall
3 43 (39.81%) DHCP
4 29 (26.85%) SSL
5 25 (23.15%) SAN
6 24 (22.22%) BGP
7 22 (20.37%) VPN
8 21 (19.44%) MPLS
8 21 (19.44%) Network Security
9 20 (18.52%) TCP/IP
10 19 (17.59%) OSPF
10 19 (17.59%) IPsec
10 19 (17.59%) Multicast
11 13 (12.04%) NAS
12 11 (10.19%) VLAN
12 11 (10.19%) Wireless
13 10 (9.26%) LAN
13 10 (9.26%) WAN
14 7 (6.48%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (4.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (23.15%) Finance
2 2 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (14.81%) Support Engineer
2 13 (12.04%) Infrastructure Manager
2 13 (12.04%) NOC Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Administrator
4 11 (10.19%) Server Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) Operations Manager
6 9 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (7.41%) Principle Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Desktop Support
7 8 (7.41%) Senior NOC Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) VMware Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
8 7 (6.48%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) VMware Support Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Architect
10 5 (4.63%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.44%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (7.41%) Clustering
3 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.70%) CLARiiON
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.78%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (1.85%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (75.93%) Windows
2 34 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (29.63%) Linux
4 21 (19.44%) UNIX
5 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 8 (7.41%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.63%) Solaris
10 3 (2.78%) VMS
11 2 (1.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (37.04%) ITIL
2 21 (19.44%) Data Security
3 15 (13.89%) Network Management
4 14 (12.96%) Change Management
5 13 (12.04%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 8 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.63%) Project Management
8 5 (4.63%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (3.70%) ITIL V3
9 4 (3.70%) Operations Management
9 4 (3.70%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.78%) Validation
10 3 (2.78%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.78%) High Availability
10 3 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (1.85%) Brand Management
11 2 (1.85%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.41%) SQL
2 5 (4.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.78%) VBScript
4 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 27 (25.00%) CCNA
2 27 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (22.22%) Degree
4 14 (12.96%) DV Cleared
5 11 (10.19%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.85%) CWNA
7 2 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (24.07%) PCI DSS
2 22 (20.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (17.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (17.59%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (64.81%) Active Directory
2 59 (54.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (46.30%) vSphere
4 17 (15.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 16 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 16 (14.81%) XenApp
6 13 (12.04%) VMware ESX
7 8 (7.41%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.70%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.85%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 26 (24.07%) SCCM
2 15 (13.89%) Zenoss
3 14 (12.96%) ARCserve
4 9 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (5.56%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (2.78%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (75.00%) VMware
2 56 (51.85%) Cisco
3 38 (35.19%) Microsoft
4 24 (22.22%) F5
5 22 (20.37%) EMC
5 22 (20.37%) Citrix
6 20 (18.52%) Juniper
6 20 (18.52%) HP
7 15 (13.89%) Polycom
8 14 (12.96%) Oracle
9 12 (11.11%) Veeam
9 12 (11.11%) ServiceNow
10 11 (10.19%) Websense
11 8 (7.41%) WatchGuard
11 8 (7.41%) Dell
12 6 (5.56%) IBM
12 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
13 4 (3.70%) NetApp
13 4 (3.70%) McAfee
14 3 (2.78%) Brocade
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £50K + 10% Bonus + 7% Oncall + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34900.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago