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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 62 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 14 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.10% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 15.56% 2.17% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 1
Average salary £46,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -
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
90 92 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.47% 15.73% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 65 84 54
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) DNS
2 31 (75.61%) Cisco
3 22 (53.66%) DHCP
3 22 (53.66%) Windows
3 22 (53.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
3 22 (53.66%) SCCM
4 21 (51.22%) Network Security
4 21 (51.22%) PCI DSS
4 21 (51.22%) Data Security
5 20 (48.78%) VMware
6 19 (46.34%) VPN
6 19 (46.34%) SSL
6 19 (46.34%) MPLS
6 19 (46.34%) OSPF
6 19 (46.34%) BGP
6 19 (46.34%) Firewall
6 19 (46.34%) IPsec
6 19 (46.34%) Video Conferencing
6 19 (46.34%) Multicast
6 19 (46.34%) CCNA
6 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (46.34%) Degree
6 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
6 19 (46.34%) SLA
6 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (46.34%) vSphere
7 18 (43.90%) ServiceNow
8 17 (41.46%) Websense

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (41.46%) IIS
2 15 (36.59%) Lync
3 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
3 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Office
1 10 (24.39%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 41 (100.00%) DNS
2 22 (53.66%) DHCP
3 21 (51.22%) Network Security
4 19 (46.34%) Multicast
4 19 (46.34%) VPN
4 19 (46.34%) SSL
4 19 (46.34%) MPLS
4 19 (46.34%) OSPF
4 19 (46.34%) BGP
4 19 (46.34%) Firewall
4 19 (46.34%) IPsec
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) NOC Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (19.51%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Server Support
4 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (14.63%) Operations Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Server Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Server Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 1 (2.44%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (21.95%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Linux
3 11 (26.83%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Data Security
2 17 (41.46%) Change Management
2 17 (41.46%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (36.59%) Network Management
4 12 (29.27%) ITIL
5 9 (21.95%) Supplier Management
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.88%) Brand Management
7 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (2.44%) People Management
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) CCNA
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
1 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (53.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 21 (51.22%) PCI DSS
3 19 (46.34%) SLA
3 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (46.34%) vSphere
3 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (24.39%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (53.66%) SCCM
2 17 (41.46%) ARCserve
3 15 (36.59%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Cisco
2 20 (48.78%) VMware
3 18 (43.90%) ServiceNow
4 17 (41.46%) Websense
5 16 (39.02%) F5
6 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
7 13 (31.71%) Polycom
8 11 (26.83%) Oracle
8 11 (26.83%) Juniper
9 10 (24.39%) McAfee
10 9 (21.95%) EMC