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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 126 123 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.39% 0.41% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 3.83% 5.80% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 24
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.65%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -4.49%
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
183 138 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.09% 7.10% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 172 126 138
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 8 February 2016.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Bristol

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) vSphere
2 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (75.00%) Identity Management
3 12 (75.00%) Skype for Business
4 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 11 (68.75%) Windows 2000
5 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
6 9 (56.25%) DHCP
6 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
6 9 (56.25%) DNS
6 9 (56.25%) Symantec
6 9 (56.25%) Intel Security
6 9 (56.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
6 9 (56.25%) McAfee ePO
6 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
7 8 (50.00%) Windows 8
7 8 (50.00%) Backup Exec
7 8 (50.00%) Windows Vista
7 8 (50.00%) Windows XP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (75.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) DHCP
2 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) SCADA
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (68.75%) Windows 2000
4 8 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Vista
4 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.25%) MODAF
3 1 (6.25%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Server Building
3 1 (6.25%) SIEM
3 1 (6.25%) SysML
3 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) VB
1 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) VCP4
4 2 (12.50%) VCP5
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (81.25%) vSphere
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (12.50%) UAG
4 2 (12.50%) vCloud
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) McAfee ePO
1 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
1 9 (56.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (18.75%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Intel Security
2 9 (56.25%) Symantec
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
4 1 (6.25%) AppSense
4 1 (6.25%) arcserve
4 1 (6.25%) CA
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos
4 1 (6.25%) Wyse
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago