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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 192 194 195
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 29 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.55% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.85% 3.93% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 12
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,360 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +10.38%
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
754 764 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.79% 13.95% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 567 557 451
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 January 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 23 January 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 +4 14 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Slough +8 7 £46,500 -22.50%
Bracknell - 4 £35,000 - 2
Newbury - 4 £31,000 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 65 (76.47%) VMware
2 62 (72.94%) Windows
3 56 (65.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (64.71%) Cisco
5 51 (60.00%) DNS
5 51 (60.00%) Firewall
6 49 (57.65%) vSphere
7 43 (50.59%) Active Directory
8 34 (40.00%) ITIL
9 31 (36.47%) TCP/IP
9 31 (36.47%) SAN
10 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
11 26 (30.59%) SCCM
12 25 (29.41%) Citrix
12 25 (29.41%) DHCP
12 25 (29.41%) Linux
13 24 (28.24%) Hyper-V
14 23 (27.06%) Security Cleared
15 21 (24.71%) PCI DSS
15 21 (24.71%) Lync
15 21 (24.71%) BGP
15 21 (24.71%) Degree
16 20 (23.53%) LAN
16 20 (23.53%) WAN
17 19 (22.35%) VPN
17 19 (22.35%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (22.35%) CCNA
17 19 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
18 18 (21.18%) Video Conferencing
18 18 (21.18%) Cisco ASA

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (24.71%) Lync
2 17 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (16.47%) IIS
4 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.35%) Apache
7 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.76%) MS Office
2 10 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (60.00%) DNS
1 51 (60.00%) Firewall
2 31 (36.47%) TCP/IP
2 31 (36.47%) SAN
3 25 (29.41%) DHCP
4 21 (24.71%) BGP
5 20 (23.53%) LAN
5 20 (23.53%) WAN
6 19 (22.35%) VPN
7 18 (21.18%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (21.18%) MPLS
7 18 (21.18%) SSL
8 16 (18.82%) Multicast
8 16 (18.82%) Network Security
8 16 (18.82%) OSPF
8 16 (18.82%) IPsec
9 13 (15.29%) NAS
10 9 (10.59%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (9.41%) iSCSI
12 5 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Electronics
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Support Engineer
2 15 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (15.29%) NOC Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Administrator
5 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (10.59%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Senior NOC Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.24%) Operations Manager
8 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
8 6 (7.06%) Server Support
8 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Server Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Junior
8 6 (7.06%) Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.71%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (10.59%) CLARiiON
3 7 (8.24%) Clustering
3 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.06%) EqualLogic
5 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.53%) Replication
7 2 (2.35%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (1.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 62 (72.94%) Windows
2 25 (29.41%) Linux
3 19 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (15.29%) UNIX
6 7 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.88%) Solaris
8 2 (2.35%) CentOS
8 2 (2.35%) VMS
9 1 (1.18%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) ITIL
2 16 (18.82%) Data Security
3 15 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (15.29%) Change Management
5 12 (14.12%) Network Management
6 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.88%) Project Management
8 5 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.71%) Operations Management
9 4 (4.71%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.53%) ITIL V3
11 2 (2.35%) High Availability
11 2 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.35%) Data Management
12 1 (1.18%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.18%) Data Analysis
12 1 (1.18%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (1.18%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.71%) SQL
3 3 (3.53%) VBScript
4 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) Security Cleared
2 21 (24.71%) Degree
3 19 (22.35%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (22.35%) CCNA
4 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.24%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.53%) HND
5 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.35%) CWNA
7 1 (1.18%) MCSE
7 1 (1.18%) MCSA
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.71%) PCI DSS
2 17 (20.00%) SLA
3 16 (18.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (18.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (65.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (57.65%) vSphere
3 43 (50.59%) Active Directory
4 24 (28.24%) Hyper-V
5 17 (20.00%) XenApp
6 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 13 (15.29%) VMware ESX
8 10 (11.76%) ISA Server
9 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (2.35%) Nmap
11 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.18%) Samba
Systems Management
1 26 (30.59%) SCCM
2 18 (21.18%) ARCserve
3 12 (14.12%) Zenoss
4 8 (9.41%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.53%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.35%) SCOM
6 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 65 (76.47%) VMware
2 55 (64.71%) Cisco
3 30 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 25 (29.41%) Citrix
5 18 (21.18%) EMC
6 17 (20.00%) F5
7 15 (17.65%) Polycom
8 14 (16.47%) HP
9 13 (15.29%) Websense
9 13 (15.29%) ServiceNow
10 10 (11.76%) McAfee
11 9 (10.59%) Dell
12 8 (9.41%) Veeam
12 8 (9.41%) Juniper
13 6 (7.06%) CheckPoint
13 6 (7.06%) Symantec
13 6 (7.06%) Oracle
14 4 (4.71%) IBM
15 3 (3.53%) Brocade
15 3 (3.53%) Kaseya
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago