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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 122 120 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 21 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.94% 0.77% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 6.44% 5.56% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 13
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
326 324 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.62% 13.79% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 243 221 342
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 34 (89.47%) VMware
2 32 (84.21%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) Firewall
4 24 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 21 (55.26%) TCP/IP
7 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
7 17 (44.74%) Project Management
8 16 (42.11%) DNS
9 15 (39.47%) SharePoint
9 15 (39.47%) Client/Server
9 15 (39.47%) MS Office
9 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
10 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (36.84%) Linux
10 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
10 14 (36.84%) LAN
10 14 (36.84%) Symantec
11 13 (34.21%) Backup Exec
11 13 (34.21%) Change Control
11 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
12 12 (31.58%) DHCP
12 12 (31.58%) SSL
13 11 (28.95%) Cisco
13 11 (28.95%) Windows XP
13 11 (28.95%) Migration
13 11 (28.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 11 (28.95%) Project Planning

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (39.47%) SharePoint
2 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.89%) Apache
4 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Office
2 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.53%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (71.05%) Firewall
2 21 (55.26%) TCP/IP
3 16 (42.11%) DNS
4 14 (36.84%) LAN
5 12 (31.58%) DHCP
5 12 (31.58%) SSL
6 4 (10.53%) DSL
6 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
6 4 (10.53%) X.21
6 4 (10.53%) MPLS
6 4 (10.53%) OSPF
6 4 (10.53%) BGP
6 4 (10.53%) IPsec
6 4 (10.53%) ISDN
6 4 (10.53%) PPP
6 4 (10.53%) SNMP
6 4 (10.53%) VoIP
6 4 (10.53%) WAN
6 4 (10.53%) ATM
6 4 (10.53%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.53%) MS Access
2 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.53%) OLAP
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) Star Schema
2 4 (10.53%) OLTP
2 4 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Power View
2 4 (10.53%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (10.53%) SSDT
2 4 (10.53%) PerformancePoint
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (10.53%) QlikView
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Subversion
1 4 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Storage Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Data Centre Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (2.63%) Data Centre Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
1 4 (10.53%) MDX
2 2 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Client/Server
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
5 4 (10.53%) Clustering
5 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
5 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
5 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
7 2 (5.26%) PKI
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Linux
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (28.95%) Windows XP
5 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.79%) UNIX
6 6 (15.79%) Solaris
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 13 (34.21%) Change Control
3 11 (28.95%) Migration
3 11 (28.95%) Project Planning
4 10 (26.32%) Security Patching
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL
6 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.53%) Network Design
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) Data Management
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) ETL
7 4 (10.53%) SDLC
7 4 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (10.53%) Inmon Methodology
8 3 (7.89%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) C#
3 4 (10.53%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.53%) CCNP
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) CCSP
4 3 (7.89%) CCDP
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
4 3 (7.89%) JNCIS
4 3 (7.89%) RHCE
5 2 (5.26%) CCIE
6 1 (2.63%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) SCSA
6 1 (2.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
3 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
4 9 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.16%) XenApp
6 4 (10.53%) vSphere
7 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (7.89%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.63%) VMFS
8 1 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (2.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Backup Exec
2 11 (28.95%) WSUS
3 5 (13.16%) SCCM
4 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
4 3 (7.89%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (7.89%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) VMware
2 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 14 (36.84%) Symantec
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) HP
6 4 (10.53%) F5
6 4 (10.53%) Tableau
7 3 (7.89%) Sun
7 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.89%) Juniper
8 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (5.26%) Brocade
8 2 (5.26%) ION Trading
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle
8 2 (5.26%) IBM
8 2 (5.26%) Dell
8 2 (5.26%) Supermicro
9 1 (2.63%) EMC
9 1 (2.63%) SAP
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
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