The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 154 185 216
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +31
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 56 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 0.58% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 7.30% 4.26% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 47 27 20
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.72%
System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
767 751 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.89% 13.70% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 517 600 470
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESXi
South East

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +22 18 £60,000 - 4
Reading +6 14 £29,500 +38.82% 2
Maidenhead - 8 £25,000 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 111 (93.28%) Windows
2 100 (84.03%) VMware
3 94 (78.99%) Active Directory
4 60 (50.42%) MS Exchange
5 59 (49.58%) DNS
6 56 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 55 (46.22%) DHCP
8 52 (43.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (39.50%) Microsoft
10 46 (38.66%) Exchange Server 2010
11 44 (36.97%) Firewall
12 39 (32.77%) vSphere
13 37 (31.09%) Cisco
14 36 (30.25%) Exchange Server 2007
15 31 (26.05%) Citrix
16 29 (24.37%) SAN
17 28 (23.53%) Security Cleared
18 27 (22.69%) XenApp
18 27 (22.69%) Finance
19 25 (21.01%) Linux
20 24 (20.17%) XenDesktop
21 23 (19.33%) Veeam
21 23 (19.33%) VLAN
21 23 (19.33%) Wireless
21 23 (19.33%) VMware ESX
22 22 (18.49%) WatchGuard
23 21 (17.65%) SC Cleared
23 21 (17.65%) ITIL
23 21 (17.65%) HP
24 20 (16.81%) EMC

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 60 (50.42%) MS Exchange
2 46 (38.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (30.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (13.45%) Lync
5 12 (10.08%) IIS
6 5 (4.20%) Apache
6 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.52%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.68%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) MS Office
2 6 (5.04%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (49.58%) DNS
2 55 (46.22%) DHCP
3 44 (36.97%) Firewall
4 29 (24.37%) SAN
5 23 (19.33%) Wireless
5 23 (19.33%) VLAN
6 17 (14.29%) SSL
7 15 (12.61%) Network Security
8 9 (7.56%) NAS
8 9 (7.56%) VPN
9 5 (4.20%) WAN
9 5 (4.20%) SNMP
9 5 (4.20%) LAN
9 5 (4.20%) Internet
9 5 (4.20%) NetScreen
9 5 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.52%) Multicast
10 3 (2.52%) MPLS
10 3 (2.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.04%) MySQL
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (22.69%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Games
3 2 (1.68%) Marketing
3 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.68%) Electronics
3 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.84%) Legal
4 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 16 (13.45%) Support Engineer
4 11 (9.24%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (8.40%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.56%) Principle Engineer
7 8 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.72%) Administrator
7 8 (6.72%) Field Engineer
7 8 (6.72%) Desktop Support
8 7 (5.88%) Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Security Support Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Architect
10 5 (4.20%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.20%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) J2EE
2 4 (3.36%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.68%) .NET
3 2 (1.68%) RSS
4 1 (0.84%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.88%) EqualLogic
2 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (4.20%) CLARiiON
3 5 (4.20%) Clustering
4 4 (3.36%) Kindle
5 3 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.68%) Firmware
6 2 (1.68%) DTV
7 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.84%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 111 (93.28%) Windows
2 52 (43.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.01%) Linux
4 16 (13.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (12.61%) UNIX
6 12 (10.08%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.72%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (4.20%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (3.36%) VMS
12 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.65%) ITIL
2 16 (13.45%) Change Management
2 16 (13.45%) Data Security
3 11 (9.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (5.04%) Project Management
5 5 (4.20%) Supplier Management
5 5 (4.20%) Brand Management
5 5 (4.20%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (4.20%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (3.36%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.52%) Network Management
7 3 (2.52%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.52%) Validation
8 2 (1.68%) Information Security
8 2 (1.68%) Programme Management
8 2 (1.68%) ERP
8 2 (1.68%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.68%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (1.68%) Resource Management
9 1 (0.84%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.72%) SQL
2 6 (5.04%) Bash Shell
2 6 (5.04%) Perl
3 2 (1.68%) Java
4 1 (0.84%) C
4 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 21 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.61%) DV Cleared
4 11 (9.24%) CCNA
4 11 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.52%) MCSE
7 3 (2.52%) Degree
8 2 (1.68%) MCITP
8 2 (1.68%) MCSA
8 2 (1.68%) CCA
8 2 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.84%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (13.45%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.36%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.36%) SLA
4 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 94 (78.99%) Active Directory
2 56 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (32.77%) vSphere
4 27 (22.69%) XenApp
5 24 (20.17%) XenDesktop
6 23 (19.33%) VMware ESX
7 6 (5.04%) Hyper-V
8 5 (4.20%) ISA Server
9 4 (3.36%) UAG
9 4 (3.36%) vCloud
10 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (15.97%) SCCM
2 12 (10.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (8.40%) ARCserve
4 5 (4.20%) Nagios
4 5 (4.20%) Puppet
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (2.52%) SCOM
5 3 (2.52%) Zenoss
6 2 (1.68%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.68%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.84%) WSUS
7 1 (0.84%) Plesk
Vendors
1 100 (84.03%) VMware
2 47 (39.50%) Microsoft
3 37 (31.09%) Cisco
4 31 (26.05%) Citrix
5 23 (19.33%) Veeam
6 22 (18.49%) WatchGuard
7 21 (17.65%) HP
8 20 (16.81%) EMC
9 18 (15.13%) F5
10 17 (14.29%) Juniper
11 15 (12.61%) Red Hat
12 10 (8.40%) ServiceNow
13 9 (7.56%) Websense
13 9 (7.56%) Oracle
14 8 (6.72%) NetApp
15 7 (5.88%) Dell
16 5 (4.20%) Sun
16 5 (4.20%) JBoss
16 5 (4.20%) McAfee
17 4 (3.36%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago