The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 46 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.50% 1.32% 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 10.94% 8.60% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 9
Median salary £45,000 £26,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £26,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
VMware ESX
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 Slough region.

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 93 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.73% 15.32% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57 74 84
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Slough region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Slough

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Slough region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) WSUS
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (60.00%) Tivoli
4 6 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (60.00%) SLA
4 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Clustering
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) SCCM
4 6 (60.00%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) NetApp
6 3 (30.00%) Veritas
6 3 (30.00%) Symantec
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior IT Support
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Server Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support
2 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
1 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) WSUS
2 6 (60.00%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) Veritas
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR