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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 173 158 196
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 36 56 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 1.00% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 5.70% 6.98% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 24
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £43,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +26.47%
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
632 802 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.69% 14.30% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 452 529 627
Average salary £39,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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
(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
Reading +16 22 £37,500 +27.11%
Maidenhead +2 7 £27,500 +10.00%
Slough -23 6 £39,250 -33.19% 1
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (94.23%) Windows
3 36 (69.23%) Firewall
4 34 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (63.46%) vSphere
6 32 (61.54%) LAN
6 32 (61.54%) WAN
7 30 (57.69%) Hyper-V
8 29 (55.77%) Cisco
9 25 (48.08%) Linux
10 24 (46.15%) Citrix
11 23 (44.23%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (42.31%) VMware ESX
13 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
13 20 (38.46%) TCP/IP
14 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
14 19 (36.54%) SQL
15 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
15 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
16 16 (30.77%) MySQL
16 16 (30.77%) XenApp
17 14 (26.92%) ITIL
18 12 (23.08%) SAN
19 11 (21.15%) HP
19 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
19 11 (21.15%) DNS
19 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
20 10 (19.23%) SLA
21 9 (17.31%) DHCP
21 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (15.38%) IIS
2 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.54%) Lync
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.77%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (69.23%) Firewall
2 32 (61.54%) LAN
2 32 (61.54%) WAN
3 23 (44.23%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 12 (23.08%) SAN
6 11 (21.15%) DNS
7 9 (17.31%) DHCP
8 6 (11.54%) FTP
9 5 (9.62%) WebEx
10 4 (7.69%) VPN
11 3 (5.77%) SNMP
11 3 (5.77%) NetScreen
11 3 (5.77%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (5.77%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (5.77%) VLAN
12 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (3.85%) Network Security
12 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.77%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Administrator
2 13 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Support
5 5 (9.62%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 49 (94.23%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Linux
3 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.77%) CentOS
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.85%) UNIX
8 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) ITIL
2 7 (13.46%) Project Management
3 4 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.69%) Coaching
4 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.92%) Cyber Security
5 1 (1.92%) Time Management
5 1 (1.92%) SIEM
5 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.92%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) PHP
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) C
4 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.85%) HND
2 2 (3.85%) MCSE
2 2 (3.85%) MCSA
2 2 (3.85%) CCNA
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 34 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (63.46%) vSphere
3 30 (57.69%) Hyper-V
4 22 (42.31%) VMware ESX
5 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
6 16 (30.77%) XenApp
7 6 (11.54%) vCloud
8 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
10 3 (5.77%) Samba
11 1 (1.92%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) SCOM
3 2 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.85%) WSUS
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.92%) Nagios
4 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (55.77%) Cisco
3 24 (46.15%) Citrix
4 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 11 (21.15%) HP
6 7 (13.46%) Sun
7 6 (11.54%) Apple
8 5 (9.62%) CheckPoint
8 5 (9.62%) Juniper
8 5 (9.62%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.69%) ProCurve
9 4 (7.69%) Brocade
10 3 (5.77%) Symantec
10 3 (5.77%) IBM
10 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.77%) F5
11 2 (3.85%) Dell
11 2 (3.85%) Progress
11 2 (3.85%) Veritas
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago