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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 93 131 138
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 11 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 0.91% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 5.85% 5.74% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 11
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +52.98%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%

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
188 331 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.24% 15.81% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 133 298 204
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
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 24 February 2017.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (57.89%) DNS
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (42.11%) Clustering
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 6 (31.58%) EMC
7 6 (31.58%) CommVault
7 6 (31.58%) NetApp
7 6 (31.58%) arcserve
7 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
7 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
7 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (31.58%) Veeam
7 6 (31.58%) Data Management
8 5 (26.32%) Network Management
9 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
9 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (21.05%) SAN
9 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
9 4 (21.05%) Service Management
9 4 (21.05%) HP
9 4 (21.05%) Solaris

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 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) FTP
4 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security
5 1 (5.26%) BGP
5 1 (5.26%) IPsec
5 1 (5.26%) IPv4
5 1 (5.26%) IPv6
5 1 (5.26%) LTE
5 1 (5.26%) OSPF
5 1 (5.26%) SSL
5 1 (5.26%) UMTS
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Redis
2 2 (10.53%) SQLite
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) SAN Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
1 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Data Management
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (26.32%) Network Management
3 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
3 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
5 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) Perl
1 3 (15.79%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) KVM
4 2 (10.53%) Docker
4 2 (10.53%) vCloud
4 2 (10.53%) VirtualBox
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
1 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) arcserve
3 6 (31.58%) CommVault
3 6 (31.58%) EMC
3 6 (31.58%) NetApp
3 6 (31.58%) Veeam
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.53%) Rackspace
6 2 (10.53%) Veritas
6 2 (10.53%) Zerto