The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESX Server
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 66 52
Rank change year-on-year +33 -14  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.40% 0.16% 1.55%
As % of the System Software category 12.90% 2.04% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £43,600
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -8.75% -3.61%  

VMware ESX 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 Slough with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 62 49 88
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 18.62% 7.79% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 77
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX in Slough

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Slough region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
1 9 (100.00%) High Availability
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (66.67%) WSUS
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) People Management
4 4 (44.44%) SaaS
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) CMS
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

VMware ESX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (44.44%) SaaS
4 3 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Operations Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Operations Team Leader
1 5 (55.56%) Team Leader
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) High Availability
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (66.67%) WSUS
2 3 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp