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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 124 128 119
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 14 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.72% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 4.73% 5.04% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 7
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,450 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +10.38%
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
296 337 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.50% 14.23% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 225 259 199
Average salary £37,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 23 January 2015.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (80.77%) vSphere
4 18 (69.23%) TCP/IP
5 17 (65.38%) Citrix
6 16 (61.54%) SAN
6 16 (61.54%) Cisco
6 16 (61.54%) ITIL
6 16 (61.54%) Firewall
7 15 (57.69%) XenApp
8 14 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
8 14 (53.85%) LAN
8 14 (53.85%) WAN
9 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (26.92%) DNS
11 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
11 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
11 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
11 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Management
11 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
13 5 (19.23%) FTP
14 4 (15.38%) EMC
14 4 (15.38%) HP
14 4 (15.38%) Linux
14 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 16 (61.54%) SAN
2 16 (61.54%) Firewall
3 14 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (53.85%) LAN
3 14 (53.85%) WAN
4 7 (26.92%) DNS
5 5 (19.23%) FTP
6 3 (11.54%) Internet
7 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.69%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) WPA
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
7 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.69%) 802.11
7 2 (7.69%) SSL
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (7.69%) NAS
7 2 (7.69%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (19.23%) Junior
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX
5 2 (7.69%) VMS
5 2 (7.69%) CentOS
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Data Management
3 2 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) HND
3 2 (7.69%) CWNA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (80.77%) vSphere
3 15 (57.69%) XenApp
4 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
5 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 2 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (7.69%) Nmap
7 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
1 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Citrix
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) EMC
5 4 (15.38%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 3 (11.54%) Symantec
7 2 (7.69%) Brocade
7 2 (7.69%) CA
7 2 (7.69%) Hitachi
7 2 (7.69%) NetApp
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.69%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) IBM
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