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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 133 128 130
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.70% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 1.12% 4.29% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 8
Median salary £42,500 £36,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.64% -8.12%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
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
268 373 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.93% 16.40% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 225 268 250
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,389 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) Windows
3 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 15 (68.18%) EMC
5 13 (59.09%) HP
6 12 (54.55%) DNS
6 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (50.00%) vSphere
7 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
9 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
9 9 (40.91%) SAN
9 9 (40.91%) Linux
9 9 (40.91%) Firewall
9 9 (40.91%) Veeam
9 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
10 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
10 8 (36.36%) SCCM
10 8 (36.36%) DHCP
10 8 (36.36%) Cisco
11 7 (31.82%) Citrix
11 7 (31.82%) Intel Security
11 7 (31.82%) WSUS
11 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
12 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
12 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
12 6 (27.27%) Dell

VMware ESXi
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 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
3 8 (36.36%) DHCP
4 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (18.18%) SNMP
6 2 (9.09%) NAS
7 1 (4.55%) Junos
7 1 (4.55%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Replication
3 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 4 (18.18%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
6 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
7 4 (18.18%) Solaris
7 4 (18.18%) Unix
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
2 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (22.73%) Logistics
2 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (18.18%) Server Patching
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Network Management
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Presales
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) Perl
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 4 (18.18%) Python
1 4 (18.18%) Ruby
1 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 11 (50.00%) vSphere
4 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
5 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
6 4 (18.18%) DFS Replication
6 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
7 2 (9.09%) XenApp
8 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCCM
2 7 (31.82%) WSUS
3 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
3 4 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (18.18%) SCDPM
3 4 (18.18%) SCOM
4 2 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 2 (9.09%) Simpana
5 1 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) EMC
3 13 (59.09%) HP
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) Veeam
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
7 7 (31.82%) Citrix
7 7 (31.82%) Intel Security
8 6 (27.27%) Dell
9 4 (18.18%) Qualys
9 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
10 3 (13.64%) Sophos
10 3 (13.64%) Symantec
11 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
11 2 (9.09%) arcserve
11 2 (9.09%) NetApp
12 1 (4.55%) CA
12 1 (4.55%) Infovista
12 1 (4.55%) Remedy
12 1 (4.55%) Veritas