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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 199 177 206
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +29
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 25 46 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.84% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 3.43% 6.32% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 11
Average salary £34,750 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £30,000 £6,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,950 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £41,375 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.99% +10.33%
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
729 728 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.29% 13.37% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 538 558 452
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,775
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -9 13 £34,250 -14.37% 1
Slough +9 7 £46,500 -22.50%
Newbury -5 4 £31,000 -11.42%
Bracknell -10 1 £50,000 +8.10% 1
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 62 (84.93%) VMware
2 60 (82.19%) Windows
3 47 (64.38%) Firewall
3 47 (64.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (58.90%) vSphere
5 42 (57.53%) Cisco
6 36 (49.32%) SAN
7 33 (45.21%) Hyper-V
8 32 (43.84%) Active Directory
9 31 (42.47%) ITIL
10 28 (38.36%) Citrix
11 27 (36.99%) DNS
12 26 (35.62%) TCP/IP
13 25 (34.25%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (32.88%) SCCM
15 23 (31.51%) LAN
15 23 (31.51%) WAN
16 22 (30.14%) Linux
17 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
17 20 (27.40%) XenApp
18 19 (26.03%) HP
19 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (23.29%) F5
20 17 (23.29%) MS Excel
20 17 (23.29%) MS Exchange
21 16 (21.92%) EMC
22 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2003
22 15 (20.55%) ARCserve
22 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
22 15 (20.55%) PCI DSS

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 17 (23.29%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (17.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (17.81%) Lync
3 13 (17.81%) IIS
4 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.11%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (23.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.07%) MS Office
3 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (64.38%) Firewall
2 36 (49.32%) SAN
3 27 (36.99%) DNS
4 26 (35.62%) TCP/IP
5 25 (34.25%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (31.51%) LAN
6 23 (31.51%) WAN
7 14 (19.18%) DHCP
8 11 (15.07%) NAS
9 10 (13.70%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (13.70%) Network Security
9 10 (13.70%) VPN
10 9 (12.33%) BGP
11 6 (8.22%) MPLS
11 6 (8.22%) iSCSI
12 5 (6.85%) LDAP
13 4 (5.48%) SNMP
13 4 (5.48%) OSPF
13 4 (5.48%) SSL
13 4 (5.48%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) MySQL
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Electronics
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Support Engineer
2 15 (20.55%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (12.33%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (12.33%) Administrator
3 9 (12.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Junior
5 6 (8.22%) Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Server Support
5 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Server Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) NOC Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) IT Support
8 3 (4.11%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) CLARiiON
1 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) EqualLogic
3 6 (8.22%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (6.85%) Clustering
4 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.37%) DTV
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (82.19%) Windows
2 22 (30.14%) Linux
3 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (12.33%) UNIX
6 8 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.85%) Solaris
9 3 (4.11%) CentOS
10 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.37%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Project Management
3 10 (13.70%) Change Management
3 10 (13.70%) Data Security
3 10 (13.70%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (10.96%) Service Delivery
4 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.85%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.11%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.74%) Migration
7 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.37%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.37%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.37%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.37%) Data Management
8 1 (1.37%) Network Design
8 1 (1.37%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.37%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.96%) SQL
3 4 (5.48%) VBScript
4 3 (4.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.33%) Degree
3 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) CCNA
3 7 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.11%) HND
4 3 (4.11%) MCSE
4 3 (4.11%) MCSA
5 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.74%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) PCI DSS
2 10 (13.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (10.96%) SLA
4 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 47 (64.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (58.90%) vSphere
3 33 (45.21%) Hyper-V
4 32 (43.84%) Active Directory
5 20 (27.40%) XenApp
6 14 (19.18%) VMware ESX
7 10 (13.70%) ISA Server
8 7 (9.59%) XenDesktop
9 4 (5.48%) Samba
10 2 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (32.88%) SCCM
2 15 (20.55%) ARCserve
3 6 (8.22%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.11%) HP SIM
4 3 (4.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.74%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.74%) SCOM
5 2 (2.74%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.37%) Nagios
6 1 (1.37%) WSUS
6 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 62 (84.93%) VMware
2 42 (57.53%) Cisco
3 28 (38.36%) Citrix
4 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
5 19 (26.03%) HP
6 17 (23.29%) F5
7 16 (21.92%) EMC
8 10 (13.70%) Websense
8 10 (13.70%) McAfee
8 10 (13.70%) ServiceNow
9 8 (10.96%) Dell
10 7 (9.59%) CheckPoint
10 7 (9.59%) Veeam
11 6 (8.22%) Polycom
12 5 (6.85%) 3PAR
12 5 (6.85%) Symantec
13 4 (5.48%) Brocade
13 4 (5.48%) IBM
13 4 (5.48%) ProCurve
13 4 (5.48%) SolarWinds
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