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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 103 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 30 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.66% 1.63% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 11.28% 10.36% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 19
Median salary £60,000 £38,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -33.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,600 £41,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
266 357 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.75% 15.75% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 221 254 239
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 July 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (73.08%) Windows
4 34 (65.38%) Linux
5 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
6 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (40.38%) Red Hat
7 21 (40.38%) vSphere
8 20 (38.46%) Perl
9 19 (36.54%) Cisco
9 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
10 18 (34.62%) Java
10 18 (34.62%) PowerShell
10 18 (34.62%) QA
10 18 (34.62%) Bash Shell
11 17 (32.69%) DevOps
12 16 (30.77%) Finance
12 16 (30.77%) ITIL
12 16 (30.77%) Python
12 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
13 15 (28.85%) IIS
13 15 (28.85%) WSUS
13 15 (28.85%) Degree
13 15 (28.85%) Qualys
13 15 (28.85%) SCCM
13 15 (28.85%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
14 14 (26.92%) Hyper-V
14 14 (26.92%) Computer Science

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 15 (28.85%) IIS
2 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) OpenShift
1 12 (23.08%) SaaS
2 4 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) SAN
2 13 (25.00%) SMTP
2 13 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 12 (23.08%) IMAP
3 12 (23.08%) NAS
4 8 (15.38%) Firewall
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (5.77%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.92%) DNS
7 1 (1.92%) LDAP
7 1 (1.92%) MPLS
7 1 (1.92%) SSL
7 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) AQtime
1 12 (23.08%) WebLOAD
2 10 (19.23%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) DevOps Engineer
1 11 (21.15%) Performance Tester
1 11 (21.15%) Tester
2 10 (19.23%) QA Tester
2 10 (19.23%) Senior DevOps
2 10 (19.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Software QA Tester
2 10 (19.23%) Software Tester
3 8 (15.38%) PowerShell Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) VMWare Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) .NET
2 12 (23.08%) MAPI
3 8 (15.38%) JSON
3 8 (15.38%) SOAP
3 8 (15.38%) Web Services
4 5 (9.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.46%) EMC VNX
4 6 (11.54%) Clustering
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.92%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 34 (65.38%) Linux
3 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 8 (15.38%) Unix
5 6 (11.54%) Solaris
6 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) DevOps
3 16 (30.77%) ITIL
4 15 (28.85%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (26.92%) Mentoring
6 13 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
6 13 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (23.08%) Scrum
8 11 (21.15%) Benchmarking
9 10 (19.23%) BDD
9 10 (19.23%) Configuration Management
9 10 (19.23%) Open Source
9 10 (19.23%) SDLC
9 10 (19.23%) TDD
10 5 (9.62%) Line Management
10 5 (9.62%) Operations Management
10 5 (9.62%) Presales
10 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
10 5 (9.62%) Virtual Environments
11 3 (5.77%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) Perl
2 18 (34.62%) Bash Shell
2 18 (34.62%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) PowerShell
3 16 (30.77%) Python
4 13 (25.00%) C++
4 13 (25.00%) SQL
5 12 (23.08%) C#
6 10 (19.23%) C
7 7 (13.46%) Ruby
8 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 12 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (11.54%) RHCE
4 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.62%) SCSA
4 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.62%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) QA
2 8 (15.38%) HIPAA
2 8 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (88.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (40.38%) vSphere
3 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 14 (26.92%) Hyper-V
5 5 (9.62%) Firmware
6 3 (5.77%) vCloud
6 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.92%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 15 (28.85%) SCCM
1 15 (28.85%) WSUS
2 13 (25.00%) Perfmon
3 10 (19.23%) yum
4 8 (15.38%) Kibana
4 8 (15.38%) WMI
5 5 (9.62%) NetBackup
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (5.77%) vRealize
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (40.38%) Red Hat
3 19 (36.54%) Cisco
3 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
4 15 (28.85%) Qualys
5 10 (19.23%) EMC
6 8 (15.38%) ServiceNow
7 7 (13.46%) HP
8 6 (11.54%) Oracle
9 5 (9.62%) Veritas
10 3 (5.77%) Citrix
10 3 (5.77%) NetApp
11 1 (1.92%) F5
11 1 (1.92%) IBM
11 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.92%) Sun
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