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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 125 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 19 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 0.67% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 5.69% 5.13% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,100 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £54,000
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
334 312 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.94% 13.10% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 232 245 275
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,341 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 6 May 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 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 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 27 (84.38%) Windows
3 23 (71.88%) Firewall
4 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
5 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (50.00%) DNS
6 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (50.00%) Project Management
7 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (43.75%) MS Office
8 14 (43.75%) SharePoint
8 14 (43.75%) Client/Server
9 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
10 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
10 12 (37.50%) Linux
10 12 (37.50%) DHCP
10 12 (37.50%) Symantec
10 12 (37.50%) Backup Exec
10 12 (37.50%) Project Planning
11 11 (34.38%) WSUS
11 11 (34.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 11 (34.38%) Migration
11 11 (34.38%) SSL
11 11 (34.38%) LAN
11 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
11 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
11 11 (34.38%) Change Control

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 14 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 4 (12.50%) Apache
5 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.13%) Lync
6 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Office
2 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.38%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) Firewall
2 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 16 (50.00%) DNS
4 12 (37.50%) DHCP
5 11 (34.38%) LAN
5 11 (34.38%) SSL
6 5 (15.63%) SAN
7 4 (12.50%) MPLS
7 4 (12.50%) OSPF
7 4 (12.50%) BGP
7 4 (12.50%) DSL
7 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 4 (12.50%) VoIP
7 4 (12.50%) PPP
7 4 (12.50%) SNMP
7 4 (12.50%) ATM
7 4 (12.50%) ISDN
7 4 (12.50%) IPsec
7 4 (12.50%) VLAN
7 4 (12.50%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) OLAP
2 3 (9.38%) MS Access
2 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.38%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.38%) OLTP
2 3 (9.38%) Star Schema
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.38%) QlikView
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.38%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.38%) SSDT
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Power View
2 3 (9.38%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.25%) Storage Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
1 3 (9.38%) MDX
2 2 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Client/Server
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
4 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
4 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.25%) PKI
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (37.50%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
5 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
6 7 (21.88%) UNIX
6 7 (21.88%) Solaris
7 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Project Management
2 12 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 11 (34.38%) Migration
3 11 (34.38%) Change Control
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.50%) Network Design
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) Test Management
6 3 (9.38%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.38%) ETL
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (9.38%) Inmon Methodology
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
3 3 (9.38%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) RHCE
4 3 (9.38%) CCSP
4 3 (9.38%) CCDP
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (9.38%) JNCIS
5 2 (6.25%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) MCP
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) SCSA
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Backup Exec
2 11 (34.38%) WSUS
3 4 (12.50%) SCCM
4 2 (6.25%) vMotion
5 1 (3.13%) ARCserve
5 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (37.50%) Symantec
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) Tableau
6 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.38%) Sun
6 3 (9.38%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) Dell
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle
7 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (6.25%) ION Trading
7 2 (6.25%) Brocade
8 1 (3.13%) Veritas
8 1 (3.13%) SAP
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago