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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 52 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.77% 0.37% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 9.09% 4.08% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Median salary £43,500 £32,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.88% -24.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £28,050 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £36,450 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
44 49 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 8.51% 9.09% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 76
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 26 May 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) WSUS
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) SLA
4 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (66.67%) DHCP
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) IBM
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Clustering
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (44.44%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
6 4 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (44.44%) Coaching
6 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage

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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Server Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Wintel Support
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
1 6 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) High Availability
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) WSUS
2 4 (44.44%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
2 4 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat