The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 50 61
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.41% 1.58% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 7.35% 12.90% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 5
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +69.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% -  

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 Slough with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 68 62 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 19.15% 12.23% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 65 54 48
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Slough

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Slough over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) vSphere
2 9 (81.82%) High Availability
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) WSUS
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (54.55%) DevOps
4 6 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) SaaS
6 4 (36.36%) People Management
7 3 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (27.27%) Puppet
8 2 (18.18%) Splunk
8 2 (18.18%) Tableau
8 2 (18.18%) WebEx
8 2 (18.18%) Paxata
8 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
8 2 (18.18%) CentOS
8 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

VMware ESXi
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 2 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (36.36%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) WebEx
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Cloud Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Operations Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Operations Team Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Insight Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) High Availability
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) People Management
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) vSphere
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (54.55%) WSUS
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Paxata
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Splunk
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp