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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 111 135 128
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 21 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 0.82% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 6.62% 5.83% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 16
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,750 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
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
317 343 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.68% 14.07% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 285 243 257
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 3 May 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (77.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (67.80%) Cisco
4 39 (66.10%) Windows
5 37 (62.71%) EMC
5 37 (62.71%) QA
6 36 (61.02%) vSphere
7 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
8 31 (52.54%) Linux
8 31 (52.54%) SCCM
9 29 (49.15%) Red Hat
10 28 (47.46%) PowerShell
11 27 (45.76%) Windows Server
11 27 (45.76%) ITIL
11 27 (45.76%) Firewall
12 26 (44.07%) Java
13 25 (42.37%) Perl
13 25 (42.37%) Python
13 25 (42.37%) Active Directory
13 25 (42.37%) Finance
13 25 (42.37%) Cisco IOS
13 25 (42.37%) Qualys
13 25 (42.37%) WSUS
13 25 (42.37%) Ruby
13 25 (42.37%) EMC VNX
13 25 (42.37%) Capacity Planning
13 25 (42.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 25 (42.37%) Cisco Nexus
14 24 (40.68%) Mentoring
14 24 (40.68%) Citrix

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 20 (33.90%) IIS
2 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) OpenShift
1 13 (22.03%) SaaS
2 4 (6.78%) IaaS
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) Office 365
4 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (45.76%) Firewall
2 25 (42.37%) Cisco IOS
2 25 (42.37%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (22.03%) SAN
3 13 (22.03%) SMTP
4 12 (20.34%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (20.34%) IMAP
4 12 (20.34%) NAS
4 12 (20.34%) Wireshark
5 6 (10.17%) DNS
6 5 (8.47%) DHCP
6 5 (8.47%) Unified Communications
7 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.08%) LAN
8 3 (5.08%) WAN
9 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.39%) LDAP
9 2 (3.39%) Network Security
10 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.69%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) AQtime
1 12 (20.34%) WebLOAD
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Administrator
2 13 (22.03%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Cloud Administrator
3 12 (20.34%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (16.95%) Performance Tester
4 10 (16.95%) QA Tester
4 10 (16.95%) Software QA Tester
4 10 (16.95%) Software Tester
4 10 (16.95%) Tester
5 9 (15.25%) Architect
5 9 (15.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) VMWare Administrator
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 8 (13.56%) Support Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (11.86%) VMware Support Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) VMware Architect
9 5 (8.47%) Senior VMWare Administrator
10 3 (5.08%) Storage Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) .NET
2 12 (20.34%) MAPI
3 4 (6.78%) Sass
4 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) EMC VNX
2 17 (28.81%) Computer Science
3 12 (20.34%) Data Centre
4 8 (13.56%) Clustering
5 4 (6.78%) HP Storage
6 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.39%) PKI
8 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (66.10%) Windows
2 31 (52.54%) Linux
3 27 (45.76%) Windows Server
4 15 (25.42%) Unix
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.78%) Solaris
8 3 (5.08%) HPUX
8 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) ITIL
2 25 (42.37%) Capacity Planning
3 24 (40.68%) Mentoring
4 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.34%) Benchmarking
4 12 (20.34%) Performance Engineering
4 12 (20.34%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (20.34%) Server Patching
4 12 (20.34%) Service Management
4 12 (20.34%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (18.64%) Presales
6 2 (3.39%) CRM
6 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Fraud Detection
6 2 (3.39%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Workflow
7 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.69%) Migration
7 1 (1.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) PowerShell
2 26 (44.07%) Java
3 25 (42.37%) Perl
3 25 (42.37%) Python
3 25 (42.37%) Ruby
4 15 (25.42%) Shell Script
5 14 (23.73%) SQL
6 13 (22.03%) C++
7 12 (20.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Degree
2 13 (22.03%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.39%) CCNA
6 2 (3.39%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (3.39%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (3.39%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CCNP
7 1 (1.69%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.69%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) RHCE
7 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (62.71%) QA
System Software
1 46 (77.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (61.02%) vSphere
3 25 (42.37%) Active Directory
4 21 (35.59%) Hyper-V
5 12 (20.34%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.08%) ISA Server
6 3 (5.08%) OpenSSH
6 3 (5.08%) vCloud
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (52.54%) SCCM
2 25 (42.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 25 (42.37%) WSUS
3 12 (20.34%) Perfmon
4 6 (10.17%) Backup Exec
4 6 (10.17%) SCVMM
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (5.08%) SCDPM
6 3 (5.08%) SCOM
6 3 (5.08%) SCSM
6 3 (5.08%) vRealize
7 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (67.80%) Cisco
3 37 (62.71%) EMC
4 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
5 29 (49.15%) Red Hat
6 25 (42.37%) Qualys
7 24 (40.68%) Citrix
8 12 (20.34%) NetApp
9 10 (16.95%) HP
10 3 (5.08%) Dell
11 2 (3.39%) Altiris
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle
11 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (3.39%) Sun
12 1 (1.69%) arcserve
12 1 (1.69%) Avaya
12 1 (1.69%) F5
12 1 (1.69%) Mitel
12 1 (1.69%) Sonus
12 1 (1.69%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
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