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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 116 141 94
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -47
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 6 3 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.37% 0.16% 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 3.75% 1.26% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 27
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
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
160 239 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.92% 12.64% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 139 180 139
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 17 (100.00%) DHCP
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) Security Cleared
2 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2000
2 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) TCP/IP
2 16 (94.12%) Intel Security
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (82.35%) vSphere
3 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (76.47%) McAfee ePO
4 13 (76.47%) SC Cleared
4 13 (76.47%) Symantec
4 13 (76.47%) NetBackup
4 13 (76.47%) Backup Exec
4 13 (76.47%) Firewall
4 13 (76.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (76.47%) Windows 2000
5 12 (70.59%) Identity Management
6 10 (58.82%) Windows Vista
6 10 (58.82%) Windows XP
6 10 (58.82%) Windows 8
6 10 (58.82%) Skype for Business
7 8 (47.06%) Active Directory

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 17 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2000
2 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (82.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (58.82%) Skype for Business
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DHCP
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (94.12%) TCP/IP
3 13 (76.47%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) NAS
4 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Wintel Support
3 3 (17.65%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) MODAF Architect
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
1 3 (17.65%) SCADA
2 1 (5.88%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (76.47%) Windows 2000
4 10 (58.82%) Windows 8
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Vista
4 10 (58.82%) Windows XP
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Identity Management
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Forensics
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) MODAF
2 3 (17.65%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) SIEM
2 3 (17.65%) SysML
2 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
2 3 (17.65%) UML
2 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Disruptive Innovation
4 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
1 3 (17.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) MCP
5 3 (17.65%) MCSE
5 3 (17.65%) VCP4
5 3 (17.65%) VCP5
6 1 (5.88%) CCA
6 1 (5.88%) CCNA
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.88%) MCITP
6 1 (5.88%) MCTS
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (82.35%) vSphere
3 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (17.65%) Terminal Services
4 3 (17.65%) UAG
4 3 (17.65%) vCloud
4 3 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Backup Exec
1 13 (76.47%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (76.47%) NetBackup
1 13 (76.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (17.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Intel Security
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Symantec
4 6 (35.29%) Sophos
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) EMC
6 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
6 3 (17.65%) arcserve
6 3 (17.65%) Dell
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) NetApp
6 3 (17.65%) Remedy
7 1 (5.88%) Avaya
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco