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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 41 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.98% 0.76% 1.67%
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 5.62% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 11
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%

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
66 89 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.50% 13.44% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 57 79 79
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +26.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre

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 2 (50.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Team Leader
1 3 (75.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp