The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 128 119 127
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 13 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.76% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 4.56% 5.06% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 4
Average salary £34,250 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.37% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £41,375 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.99% +10.33%
VMware ESXi
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
285 336 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.12% 15.01% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 199 280 202
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £29,070
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Reading region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Reading

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (96.97%) VMware
3 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (69.70%) Firewall
4 23 (69.70%) Hyper-V
5 22 (66.67%) vSphere
6 18 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (54.55%) Cisco
6 18 (54.55%) Citrix
6 18 (54.55%) SAN
7 16 (48.48%) XenApp
8 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
8 15 (45.45%) ITIL
9 14 (42.42%) LAN
9 14 (42.42%) WAN
10 10 (30.30%) Linux
10 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
10 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
12 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
12 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
12 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
13 6 (18.18%) Project Management
13 6 (18.18%) HP
14 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
14 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
15 4 (12.12%) IIS

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) Firewall
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (54.55%) SAN
3 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 14 (42.42%) LAN
4 14 (42.42%) WAN
5 4 (12.12%) DNS
6 3 (9.09%) FTP
6 3 (9.09%) Internet
6 3 (9.09%) NetScreen
7 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Junior
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Support
6 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) VMware Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) SCCM Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Mobility Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) CentOS
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) UNIX
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) Network Design
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) HND
3 1 (3.03%) VCP4
System Software
1 24 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (69.70%) Hyper-V
3 22 (66.67%) vSphere
4 16 (48.48%) XenApp
5 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
6 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
7 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.03%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) Citrix
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) Juniper
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Sophos
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
7 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint