Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 114 114
Rank change year-on-year -29 0 +18
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 12 82 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.50% 2.34% 2.32%
As % of the System Software category 3.75% 14.72% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 72 94
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% +37.14% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,375 £38,000 £33,825
90th Percentile £52,000 £72,500 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -5.88%

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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 320 557 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 13.45% 15.90% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 283 457 548
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,250 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.73% +19.33%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) CentOS
3 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (58.33%) Unix
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Rackspace
4 6 (50.00%) Docker
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
5 5 (41.67%) Ansible
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) High Availability
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring 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 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (33.33%) GitHub
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) SaaS
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) BGP
2 5 (41.67%) OSPF
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
3 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) RIP
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (8.33%) SSH
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Redis
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQLite
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Ant
1 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) GitLab
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (33.33%) Maven
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Redmine
General
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) System Design Authority
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) CentOS
2 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (33.33%) Microservices
3 4 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 4 (33.33%) Release Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Scala
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (8.33%) GIAC
4 1 (8.33%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SANS
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) KVM
4 2 (16.67%) VirtualBox
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) NFS
5 1 (8.33%) Samba
5 1 (8.33%) vCloud
5 1 (8.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
1 5 (41.67%) Nagios
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (33.33%) Salt
2 4 (33.33%) Terraform
3 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (8.33%) cPanel
4 1 (8.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Rackspace
3 4 (33.33%) AppDynamics
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) New Relic
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Remedy
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Sun