The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 61 38 68
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +30
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.09% 5.23% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 8.86% 32.93% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 0
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.71%
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 Slough region.

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
79 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.34% 15.89% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 68 80 61
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Slough

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Slough

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 4 (57.14%) Coaching
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) FTP
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
5 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) Symmetrix

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Symmetrix
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec