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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 133 127 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.36% 0.098%
As % of the System Software category 2.02% 2.14% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £46,000 £21,125 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+117.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+19.71% +5.97%
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
347 374 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.79% 16.61% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 237 310 190
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 2014.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) VMware
3 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 18 (81.82%) EMC
4 17 (77.27%) HP
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (59.09%) DV Cleared
6 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
6 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (59.09%) SAN
6 13 (59.09%) Linux
7 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 10 (45.45%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
9 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (40.91%) NAS
9 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
9 9 (40.91%) DNS
10 7 (31.82%) Change Management
11 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (27.27%) vSphere
11 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (27.27%) DHCP
11 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
11 6 (27.27%) ITIL
11 6 (27.27%) IIS
11 6 (27.27%) Dell

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (27.27%) IIS
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
1 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) NAS
3 6 (27.27%) DHCP
4 4 (18.18%) Network Security
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.64%) Wireless
5 3 (13.64%) VLAN
5 3 (13.64%) FTP
5 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (9.09%) 802.11
6 2 (9.09%) SSL
6 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 2 (9.09%) WPA
6 2 (9.09%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (31.82%) Security Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Security Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) VMWare Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) CLARiiON
2 3 (13.64%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 3 (13.64%) VMS
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Change Management
2 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (18.18%) Data Security
3 4 (18.18%) Brand Management
3 4 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (13.64%) High Availability
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) DV Cleared
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (27.27%) vSphere
4 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
5 4 (18.18%) ISA Server
6 2 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (9.09%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) ARCserve
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
4 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) EMC
3 17 (77.27%) HP
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
6 6 (27.27%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) McAfee
7 4 (18.18%) Websense
7 4 (18.18%) F5
7 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
8 3 (13.64%) Brocade
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco
8 3 (13.64%) IBM
8 3 (13.64%) Juniper
8 3 (13.64%) Hitachi
8 3 (13.64%) NetApp
9 2 (9.09%) CA
9 2 (9.09%) Symantec