The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 99 102 130
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 23 50 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.41% 2.03% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 8.68% 14.25% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 21
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £37,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
VMware ESX
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
265 351 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.22% 14.25% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 221 290 281
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Reading region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Reading

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Reading region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (76.19%) Linux
3 46 (73.02%) Windows
4 42 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (41.27%) Red Hat
6 25 (39.68%) Perl
6 25 (39.68%) PowerShell
6 25 (39.68%) Windows Server
7 18 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 18 (28.57%) Cisco
8 17 (26.98%) High Availability
9 16 (25.40%) Unix
9 16 (25.40%) Solaris
9 16 (25.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (23.81%) Scrum
10 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 14 (22.22%) DevOps
12 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
12 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
12 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (17.46%) Finance
12 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
13 10 (15.87%) Problem Management
13 10 (15.87%) Firewall
13 10 (15.87%) IIS
13 10 (15.87%) Python
13 10 (15.87%) vSphere
14 9 (14.29%) ServiceNow

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.87%) IIS
2 7 (11.11%) Apache
2 7 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.76%) IBM Domino
4 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) OpenShift
1 9 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) Firewall
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (14.29%) DNS
2 9 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (9.52%) SSL
3 6 (9.52%) VPN
4 5 (7.94%) Wireshark
5 4 (6.35%) SAN
6 3 (4.76%) IMAP
6 3 (4.76%) LAN
6 3 (4.76%) NAS
6 3 (4.76%) SMTP
6 3 (4.76%) WAN
7 1 (1.59%) LDAP
7 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (6.35%) LoadRunner
2 4 (6.35%) WebLOAD
3 3 (4.76%) AQtime
3 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Support Engineer
1 16 (25.40%) Windows Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Architect
4 10 (15.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Security Architect
5 9 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Linux Support
6 8 (12.70%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Linux Support
7 7 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) JSON
1 9 (14.29%) SOAP
1 9 (14.29%) Web Services
2 6 (9.52%) LAMP
3 5 (7.94%) .NET
4 3 (4.76%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (9.52%) Clustering
3 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.17%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (76.19%) Linux
2 46 (73.02%) Windows
3 25 (39.68%) Windows Server
4 16 (25.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (25.40%) Solaris
4 16 (25.40%) Unix
5 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) High Availability
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.81%) Scrum
3 14 (22.22%) DevOps
4 10 (15.87%) Problem Management
5 9 (14.29%) BDD
5 9 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (14.29%) Change Management
5 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 9 (14.29%) Information Security
5 9 (14.29%) ITIL
5 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 9 (14.29%) Open Source
5 9 (14.29%) SDLC
5 9 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 9 (14.29%) Security Patching
5 9 (14.29%) TDD
6 6 (9.52%) Operations Management
6 6 (9.52%) Patch Management
6 6 (9.52%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) Perl
1 25 (39.68%) PowerShell
2 18 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 10 (15.87%) Python
4 9 (14.29%) C
4 9 (14.29%) Java
5 6 (9.52%) SQL
6 3 (4.76%) C#
6 3 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (12.70%) RHCE
3 6 (9.52%) Degree
3 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) SCSA
3 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.17%) MCITP
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) HIPAA
1 9 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
4 10 (15.87%) vSphere
5 6 (9.52%) Firmware
6 2 (3.17%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 9 (14.29%) Kibana
1 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 9 (14.29%) SCCM
1 9 (14.29%) WMI
1 9 (14.29%) WSUS
1 9 (14.29%) yum
2 6 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (7.94%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (41.27%) Red Hat
3 18 (28.57%) Cisco
4 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 9 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 9 (14.29%) Qualys
5 9 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 7 (11.11%) HP
6 7 (11.11%) Oracle
7 6 (9.52%) Imperva
7 6 (9.52%) LogLogic
7 6 (9.52%) Veritas
8 3 (4.76%) IBM
9 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.59%) Sun
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