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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 61 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 9 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.40% 1.46% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 10.98% 8.33% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 1
Average salary £21,500 £44,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.68% -25.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
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
82 108 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.73% 17.48% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 88 93
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Slough region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Slough

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) Unix
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) vSphere
4 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (38.46%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) WSUS
6 4 (30.77%) Clustering
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 3 (23.08%) AIX

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Linux Support
2 5 (38.46%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Support
5 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic
3 3 (23.08%) Symmetrix
4 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.69%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) vSphere
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 4 (30.77%) WSUS
3 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
3 3 (23.08%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
3 3 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec
3 3 (23.08%) Veritas
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco