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

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 134 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 10 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.43% -
As % of the System Software category 2.83% 2.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £34,000 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.44%
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
353 349 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.10% 15.13% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 241 285 181
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 September 2014.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Reading

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) VMware
3 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 20 (71.43%) EMC
4 18 (64.29%) SAN
4 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (60.71%) HP
6 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (53.57%) DV Cleared
7 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
7 15 (53.57%) Linux
8 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
9 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
9 12 (42.86%) vSphere
10 11 (39.29%) Hyper-V
11 10 (35.71%) DNS
11 10 (35.71%) ITIL
12 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
12 9 (32.14%) NAS
12 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
14 7 (25.00%) Cisco
14 7 (25.00%) Firewall
14 7 (25.00%) Change Management
15 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
15 6 (21.43%) SCCM

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (21.43%) IIS
1 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
1 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) SAN
2 10 (35.71%) DNS
3 9 (32.14%) NAS
4 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.00%) Firewall
6 6 (21.43%) DHCP
7 4 (14.29%) FTP
7 4 (14.29%) LAN
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) Network Security
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
8 3 (10.71%) Wireless
8 3 (10.71%) VLAN
9 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
9 2 (7.14%) WPA
9 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (7.14%) 802.11
9 2 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Support Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Security Support Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) VMware Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Administrator
7 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) VMWare Administrator
7 3 (10.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) CLARiiON
2 3 (10.71%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (53.57%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (17.86%) UNIX
7 3 (10.71%) VMS
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (14.29%) Data Security
4 4 (14.29%) Brand Management
4 4 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (10.71%) High Availability
5 3 (10.71%) Validation
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Management
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) DV Cleared
1 15 (53.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CWNA
4 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (42.86%) vSphere
4 11 (39.29%) Hyper-V
5 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
6 4 (14.29%) ISA Server
6 4 (14.29%) XenApp
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (7.14%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (21.43%) SCCM
3 4 (14.29%) ARCserve
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
5 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (7.14%) SCOM
5 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) VMware
2 20 (71.43%) EMC
3 17 (60.71%) HP
4 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco
7 6 (21.43%) Citrix
7 6 (21.43%) Dell
8 4 (14.29%) McAfee
8 4 (14.29%) Websense
8 4 (14.29%) F5
8 4 (14.29%) ServiceNow
9 3 (10.71%) Brocade
9 3 (10.71%) Hitachi
9 3 (10.71%) NetApp
9 3 (10.71%) Juniper
9 3 (10.71%) IBM
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle
10 2 (7.14%) CA
10 2 (7.14%) Symantec