The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 92 126 134
Rank change year-on-year +34 +8  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 13 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.06% 1.03% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 6.70% 5.85% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 10
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +41.84%  
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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 194 342 320
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 15.84% 17.57% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 146 316 217
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,688
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Reading

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Reading over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Reading

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) DNS
2 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
5 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
6 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
7 6 (35.29%) EMC
7 6 (35.29%) CommVault
7 6 (35.29%) NetApp
7 6 (35.29%) arcserve
7 6 (35.29%) Veeam
7 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
7 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
7 6 (35.29%) Data Management
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (29.41%) DHCP
9 4 (23.53%) HP
9 4 (23.53%) Python
9 4 (23.53%) Perl
9 4 (23.53%) SQL
9 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
9 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
9 4 (23.53%) SAN
9 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (11.76%) FTP
5 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
1 4 (23.53%) Redis
1 4 (23.53%) SQLite
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) SAN Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) CentOS
4 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (35.29%) Data Management
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
1 4 (23.53%) Perl
1 4 (23.53%) Python
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
3 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) Docker
4 4 (23.53%) KVM
4 4 (23.53%) VirtualBox
5 3 (17.65%) vSphere
6 2 (11.76%) vCloud
7 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
1 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) arcserve
3 6 (35.29%) CommVault
3 6 (35.29%) EMC
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
3 6 (35.29%) Veeam
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) Rackspace
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
5 2 (11.76%) Veritas
5 2 (11.76%) Zerto
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
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