The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
South East / Berkshire
Rank 162 153 210
Rank change year-on-year -9 +57  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 21 67 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.62% 1.36% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 3.83% 8.99% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 64 19
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +31.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +6.66%  

VMware ESXi is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 548 745 727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 16.23% 15.08% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 462 651 536
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Berkshire

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +23 13 £50,000 - 2
Bracknell -20 4 £35,250 -21.66%
Newbury +14 2 £47,500 +63.79%
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 35 (94.59%) VMware
2 26 (70.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (67.57%) Windows
4 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
5 22 (59.46%) Windows Server
6 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
7 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
8 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (43.24%) SQL
10 14 (37.84%) Linux
11 13 (35.14%) DNS
11 13 (35.14%) Cisco
11 13 (35.14%) Clustering
12 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
12 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
12 11 (29.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
13 10 (27.03%) Firewall
14 9 (24.32%) SAN
15 8 (21.62%) Backup Exec
15 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (21.62%) VirtualBox
16 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
16 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
16 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
16 7 (18.92%) WAN
16 7 (18.92%) LAN
16 7 (18.92%) Virtual Desktop

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (10.81%) SaaS
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) DNS
2 10 (27.03%) Firewall
3 9 (24.32%) SAN
4 7 (18.92%) LAN
4 7 (18.92%) WAN
5 5 (13.51%) DHCP
6 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.11%) VLAN
8 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (5.41%) FTP
8 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
8 2 (5.41%) Network Security
8 2 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (5.41%) VPN
9 1 (2.70%) Internet
9 1 (2.70%) VoIP
9 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.81%) Redis
2 4 (10.81%) SQLite
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Technical Support
3 9 (24.32%) Technical Support Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) VMware Support Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Cloud Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.11%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Windows Server
3 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (37.84%) Linux
5 6 (16.22%) CentOS
5 6 (16.22%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.11%) Solaris
6 3 (8.11%) Unix
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (16.22%) Data Management
2 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.81%) Open Source
4 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 2 (5.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (2.70%) DevOps
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Network Management
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) QA Automation
6 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
3 5 (13.51%) Perl
3 5 (13.51%) Python
4 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
4 8 (21.62%) VirtualBox
5 7 (18.92%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (16.22%) KVM
7 4 (10.81%) Docker
7 4 (10.81%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (8.11%) vSphere
9 2 (5.41%) vCloud
10 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Backup Exec
2 6 (16.22%) NetBackup
3 4 (10.81%) Ansible
4 2 (5.41%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) VMware
2 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco
4 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
5 6 (16.22%) arcserve
5 6 (16.22%) CommVault
5 6 (16.22%) EMC
5 6 (16.22%) NetApp
5 6 (16.22%) Veeam
6 4 (10.81%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) Juniper
6 4 (10.81%) Rackspace
6 4 (10.81%) Veritas
7 2 (5.41%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.41%) Altiris
7 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) F5
7 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.41%) Symantec
7 2 (5.41%) Zerto
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