Period
to 26 February 2020

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 6 months to 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 205 220 187
Rank change year-on-year +15 -33 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 28 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% 0.49% 1.19%
As % of the System Software category 0.89% 2.81% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 60
Berkshire median annual salary £58,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.24% +6.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 677 995 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.85% 17.45% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 523 813 757
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 26 February 2020.

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 6 months to 26 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 3 £65,000 +59.51% 1
Slough - 2 £32,500 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £62,500 -
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Azure
4 3 (50.00%) AWS
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) vRealize
4 3 (50.00%) VSAN
4 3 (50.00%) VMware NSX
4 3 (50.00%) Public Sector

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Azure
3 3 (50.00%) AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (50.00%) VSAN
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Data Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) Debian
5 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
4 1 (16.67%) Postfix
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
1 3 (50.00%) vRealize
2 1 (16.67%) Grafana
2 1 (16.67%) Graylog
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) NETGEAR
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam