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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 64 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.08% 0.34% -
As % of the System Software category 7.53% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £46,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +10.38%
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
93 98 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 14.29% 16.50% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 70 88 62
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 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 30 (100.00%) DNS
2 20 (66.67%) Cisco
3 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (53.33%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) DHCP
3 16 (53.33%) SCCM
4 15 (50.00%) Network Security
4 15 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 15 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (50.00%) vSphere
4 15 (50.00%) VPN
4 15 (50.00%) SLA
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (50.00%) CCNA
4 15 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (50.00%) Firewall
4 15 (50.00%) Data Security
4 15 (50.00%) VMware
5 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (46.67%) Degree
5 14 (46.67%) IPsec
5 14 (46.67%) BGP
5 14 (46.67%) MPLS
5 14 (46.67%) OSPF
5 14 (46.67%) SSL
5 14 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
5 14 (46.67%) Multicast
6 12 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (40.00%) ServiceNow

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (36.67%) IIS
1 11 (36.67%) Lync
2 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Office
1 10 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (53.33%) DHCP
3 15 (50.00%) Firewall
3 15 (50.00%) Network Security
3 15 (50.00%) VPN
4 14 (46.67%) Multicast
4 14 (46.67%) IPsec
4 14 (46.67%) SSL
4 14 (46.67%) MPLS
4 14 (46.67%) OSPF
4 14 (46.67%) BGP
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) SNMP
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Server Support
3 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Server Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (30.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Data Security
2 12 (40.00%) Change Management
2 12 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (33.33%) Network Management
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.33%) Brand Management
6 1 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) CCNA
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (46.67%) Degree
2 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) SLA
1 15 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 15 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (50.00%) vSphere
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 10 (33.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.33%) Samba
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) SCCM
2 11 (36.67%) ARCserve
3 10 (33.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 12 (40.00%) Polycom
3 12 (40.00%) Websense
4 11 (36.67%) F5
5 10 (33.33%) McAfee
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) EMC
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle
7 5 (16.67%) Juniper
8 1 (3.33%) Citrix
8 1 (3.33%) HP
8 1 (3.33%) Brocade
8 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.33%) 3PAR