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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 148 218 161
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -57
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 69 16 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.42% 0.29% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 9.47% 2.28% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 67 15 51
Average salary £43,000 £36,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
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
729 701 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.01% 12.81% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 634 512 573
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 April 2016.

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 April 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
(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
Bracknell - 40 £43,000 -
Reading +21 15 £50,000 +44.92% 3
Thatcham - 6 £28,000 -
Newbury - 3 £30,500 - 2
Slough -6 1 £45,000 -3.22%
Wokingham - 1 £27,500 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 147 (98.66%) VMware
2 131 (87.92%) Windows
3 116 (77.85%) Active Directory
4 109 (73.15%) Windows Server
5 104 (69.80%) Microsoft
6 101 (67.79%) Firewall
7 100 (67.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 91 (61.07%) MS Exchange
9 87 (58.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 86 (57.72%) LAN
10 86 (57.72%) WAN
11 81 (54.36%) Exchange Server 2013
12 72 (48.32%) MS Excel
13 70 (46.98%) Linux
14 66 (44.30%) SQL
15 60 (40.27%) Data Centre
16 57 (38.26%) Windows Server 2008
17 49 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
18 47 (31.54%) Cisco
19 41 (27.52%) Windows Server 2003
20 37 (24.83%) SAN
20 37 (24.83%) ITIL
21 34 (22.82%) vSphere
22 30 (20.13%) EMC
23 29 (19.46%) VMware ESX
24 23 (15.44%) Capacity Planning
25 22 (14.77%) PowerShell
25 22 (14.77%) Red Hat
25 22 (14.77%) Unix
25 22 (14.77%) SLA

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 91 (61.07%) MS Exchange
2 87 (58.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (54.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.03%) IIS
6 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.01%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 72 (48.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 101 (67.79%) Firewall
2 86 (57.72%) LAN
2 86 (57.72%) WAN
3 37 (24.83%) SAN
4 16 (10.74%) DNS
4 16 (10.74%) Fibre Channel
5 14 (9.40%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (8.72%) Cisco IOS
6 13 (8.72%) TCP/IP
7 11 (7.38%) DHCP
8 10 (6.71%) NAS
9 9 (6.04%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.68%) SNMP
10 4 (2.68%) VPN
11 2 (1.34%) Junos
11 2 (1.34%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.67%) HTTP
12 1 (0.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.67%) MSI
General
1 14 (9.40%) Finance
2 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.67%) Electronics
4 1 (0.67%) Legal
4 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (55.70%) Support Engineer
2 73 (48.99%) VMware Engineer
3 40 (26.85%) VMware Support Engineer
4 35 (23.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (19.46%) Windows Engineer
6 28 (18.79%) Exchange Engineer
7 27 (18.12%) Technical Engineer
7 27 (18.12%) Technical Support
8 25 (16.78%) Technical Support Engineer
9 24 (16.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 23 (15.44%) Senior VMware Engineer
11 21 (14.09%) Exchange Support
12 19 (12.75%) IT Engineer
12 19 (12.75%) IT Support
13 18 (12.08%) IT Support Engineer
14 15 (10.07%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
15 14 (9.40%) 3rd Line Support
15 14 (9.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 14 (9.40%) Senior Support Engineer
16 13 (8.72%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 60 (40.27%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.72%) EMC VNX
3 7 (4.70%) Clustering
4 6 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.03%) Replication
4 6 (4.03%) VCE vBlock
5 4 (2.68%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.01%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.34%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.67%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.67%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 131 (87.92%) Windows
2 109 (73.15%) Windows Server
3 100 (67.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (46.98%) Linux
5 57 (38.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (27.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (14.77%) Unix
8 9 (6.04%) Windows 7
9 7 (4.70%) Windows 10
10 6 (4.03%) Solaris
10 6 (4.03%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.34%) AIX
12 2 (1.34%) HPUX
12 2 (1.34%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.67%) CentOS
13 1 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.83%) ITIL
2 23 (15.44%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (10.07%) Mentoring
4 13 (8.72%) Server Patching
4 13 (8.72%) Service Management
4 13 (8.72%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (6.71%) Change Management
6 9 (6.04%) Capacity Management
7 7 (4.70%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.03%) Data Management
8 6 (4.03%) Server Building
9 5 (3.36%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.68%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 4 (2.68%) Logistics
10 4 (2.68%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (2.68%) Performance Management
10 4 (2.68%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (2.68%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.01%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (44.30%) SQL
2 22 (14.77%) PowerShell
3 19 (12.75%) Perl
4 13 (8.72%) Java
4 13 (8.72%) Python
4 13 (8.72%) Ruby
4 13 (8.72%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (7.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.03%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.03%) RHCE
3 6 (4.03%) RHCSA
4 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.01%) Degree
6 2 (1.34%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.34%) MCSE
7 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.77%) SLA
2 13 (8.72%) QA
System Software
1 116 (77.85%) Active Directory
2 49 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (22.82%) vSphere
4 29 (19.46%) VMware ESX
5 17 (11.41%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.36%) Terminal Services
6 5 (3.36%) XenApp
7 4 (2.68%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.34%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.34%) XenServer
9 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.75%) SCCM
2 18 (12.08%) WSUS
3 13 (8.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 10 (6.71%) Backup Exec
5 6 (4.03%) Ansible
5 6 (4.03%) Puppet
5 6 (4.03%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (4.03%) vRealize
5 6 (4.03%) yum
6 5 (3.36%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (2.68%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (2.68%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (2.68%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (2.68%) SCDPM
7 4 (2.68%) SCOM
8 3 (2.01%) Simpana
9 2 (1.34%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 147 (98.66%) VMware
2 104 (69.80%) Microsoft
3 47 (31.54%) Cisco
4 30 (20.13%) EMC
5 22 (14.77%) Red Hat
6 21 (14.09%) HP
7 17 (11.41%) Citrix
8 13 (8.72%) Qualys
8 13 (8.72%) Veeam
9 11 (7.38%) Dell
10 10 (6.71%) Symantec
11 8 (5.37%) Juniper
12 7 (4.70%) Intel Security
13 6 (4.03%) arcserve
14 5 (3.36%) F5
15 4 (2.68%) IBM
15 4 (2.68%) Sophos
16 3 (2.01%) NetApp
16 3 (2.01%) Oracle
16 3 (2.01%) Veritas
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