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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 111 125 129
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 21 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.20% 0.94% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 7.87% 6.21% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 17
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,600 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
267 338 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.29% 15.16% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 231 255 223
Median salary £50,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,341 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 1 June 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (77.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (71.43%) Windows
4 31 (63.27%) Cisco
4 31 (63.27%) vSphere
5 30 (61.22%) QA
6 27 (55.10%) EMC
7 25 (51.02%) Linux
8 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
8 24 (48.98%) Windows Server
9 23 (46.94%) SCCM
10 22 (44.90%) Java
11 21 (42.86%) ITIL
11 21 (42.86%) Red Hat
12 20 (40.82%) Finance
12 20 (40.82%) Perl
12 20 (40.82%) Python
12 20 (40.82%) Qualys
12 20 (40.82%) PowerShell
12 20 (40.82%) Capacity Planning
12 20 (40.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 20 (40.82%) WSUS
13 19 (38.78%) Hyper-V
13 19 (38.78%) Firewall
14 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
14 18 (36.73%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (36.73%) Ruby
14 18 (36.73%) Mentoring
14 18 (36.73%) EMC VNX
14 18 (36.73%) Cisco Nexus

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 14 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) OpenShift
1 12 (24.49%) SaaS
2 4 (8.16%) IaaS
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) Firewall
2 18 (36.73%) Cisco IOS
2 18 (36.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (26.53%) SAN
3 13 (26.53%) SMTP
4 12 (24.49%) IMAP
4 12 (24.49%) NAS
4 12 (24.49%) Wireshark
5 8 (16.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) LAN
6 1 (2.04%) LDAP
6 1 (2.04%) MPLS
6 1 (2.04%) SSL
6 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.04%) VoIP
6 1 (2.04%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) AQtime
1 12 (24.49%) WebLOAD
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Administrator
2 10 (20.41%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (20.41%) Performance Tester
2 10 (20.41%) QA Tester
2 10 (20.41%) Software QA Tester
2 10 (20.41%) Software Tester
2 10 (20.41%) Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Architect
3 9 (18.37%) Cloud Administrator
3 9 (18.37%) VMWare Administrator
4 8 (16.33%) VMware Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) VMware Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 5 (10.20%) VMware Support Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior VMWare Administrator
9 3 (6.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) .NET
2 12 (24.49%) MAPI
3 4 (8.16%) Sass
4 2 (4.08%) JSON
4 2 (4.08%) SOAP
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) EMC VNX
2 13 (26.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.16%) Clustering
4 4 (8.16%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (71.43%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) Linux
3 24 (48.98%) Windows Server
4 8 (16.33%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) Capacity Planning
3 18 (36.73%) Mentoring
4 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.49%) Benchmarking
5 12 (24.49%) Performance Engineering
5 12 (24.49%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (22.45%) Presales
7 8 (16.33%) Server Patching
7 8 (16.33%) Service Management
7 8 (16.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (10.20%) DevOps
9 3 (6.12%) BDD
9 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.12%) Open Source
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 3 (6.12%) SDLC
9 3 (6.12%) TDD
10 2 (4.08%) Performance Testing
11 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) Perl
2 20 (40.82%) PowerShell
2 20 (40.82%) Python
3 18 (36.73%) Ruby
4 13 (26.53%) C++
5 12 (24.49%) C#
5 12 (24.49%) SQL
6 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.12%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
2 12 (24.49%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.08%) CCNA
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCSE
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (61.22%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) HIPAA
2 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (77.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (63.27%) vSphere
3 19 (38.78%) Hyper-V
4 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
5 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) SCCM
2 20 (40.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 20 (40.82%) WSUS
3 12 (24.49%) Perfmon
4 6 (12.24%) SCVMM
5 3 (6.12%) SCDPM
5 3 (6.12%) SCOM
5 3 (6.12%) SCSM
5 3 (6.12%) vRealize
5 3 (6.12%) yum
6 2 (4.08%) Kibana
6 2 (4.08%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (63.27%) Cisco
3 27 (55.10%) EMC
4 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
5 21 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 20 (40.82%) Qualys
7 14 (28.57%) Citrix
8 9 (18.37%) NetApp
9 7 (14.29%) HP
10 3 (6.12%) Dell
11 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
12 1 (2.04%) F5
12 1 (2.04%) Oracle
12 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (2.04%) Sun