The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 110 120 99
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 25 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.33% 0.41% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 15.43% 4.27% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 12
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £34,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
VMware ESX
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
162 164 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.63% 9.60% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 138 140 147
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Bristol

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Bristol

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (96.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (94.83%) Windows
4 46 (79.31%) Active Directory
5 45 (77.59%) Microsoft
6 34 (58.62%) MS Exchange
7 33 (56.90%) Exchange Server 2000
7 33 (56.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 31 (53.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
10 28 (48.28%) DNS
11 26 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (43.10%) Citrix
13 22 (37.93%) XenApp
13 22 (37.93%) vSphere
14 21 (36.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 21 (36.21%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (36.21%) MCP
15 20 (34.48%) TCP/IP
15 20 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2007
15 20 (34.48%) Hyper-V
15 20 (34.48%) PowerShell
16 19 (32.76%) Change Control
16 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2013
16 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (31.03%) Terminal Services
17 18 (31.03%) Windows XP
17 18 (31.03%) DHCP
18 17 (29.31%) Blackberry

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (58.62%) MS Exchange
2 33 (56.90%) Exchange Server 2000
2 33 (56.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 31 (53.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (29.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (24.14%) Lync
8 11 (18.97%) IIS
9 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (48.28%) DNS
2 20 (34.48%) TCP/IP
3 18 (31.03%) DHCP
4 15 (25.86%) VPN
5 10 (17.24%) Firewall
5 10 (17.24%) SAN
6 9 (15.52%) SMTP
7 8 (13.79%) HTTP
8 7 (12.07%) LAN
9 6 (10.34%) WAN
10 4 (6.90%) ISDN
10 4 (6.90%) VoIP
10 4 (6.90%) PPTP
10 4 (6.90%) H.323
10 4 (6.90%) IPsec
10 4 (6.90%) Network Security
11 1 (1.72%) Wireless
11 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) Big Data
General
1 4 (6.90%) Back Office
1 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Wintel Consultant
2 13 (22.41%) Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) Architect
3 10 (17.24%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 9 (15.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Administrator
5 8 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.34%) Network Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Wintel Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Wintel Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Wintel Administrator
9 2 (3.45%) Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Server Support
9 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) HTML
1 8 (13.79%) XML
2 2 (3.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Blackberry
1 17 (29.31%) Clustering
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.72%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 55 (94.83%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (31.03%) Windows XP
5 16 (27.59%) Windows 7
6 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (22.41%) Windows 2000
8 12 (20.69%) Windows Vista
9 11 (18.97%) Windows 8
10 5 (8.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (32.76%) Change Control
3 14 (24.14%) Identity Management
4 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.90%) DNA
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL
6 4 (6.90%) High Availability
7 2 (3.45%) Service Management
7 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.72%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.17%) VB
3 2 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (36.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (36.21%) MCP
3 17 (29.31%) SC Cleared
4 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.90%) MCSE
5 4 (6.90%) MCSA
5 4 (6.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (96.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (79.31%) Active Directory
3 22 (37.93%) XenApp
3 22 (37.93%) vSphere
4 20 (34.48%) Hyper-V
5 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 18 (31.03%) Terminal Services
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.45%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) NetBackup
1 13 (22.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (20.69%) Backup Exec
3 8 (13.79%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (8.62%) SCCM
4 5 (8.62%) ARCserve
5 4 (6.90%) logstash
5 4 (6.90%) Nagios
5 4 (6.90%) WSUS
6 3 (5.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (77.59%) Microsoft
3 25 (43.10%) Citrix
4 13 (22.41%) Symantec
5 8 (13.79%) McAfee
6 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.45%) Sophos
7 2 (3.45%) Remedy
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
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