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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 110 112 102
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 19 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.02% 0.26% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 12.03% 3.33% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 8
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +23.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,150 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
158 120 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.49% 7.73% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 143 110 123
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,865 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Bristol

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 65 (97.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (95.52%) Windows
4 55 (82.09%) Active Directory
5 45 (67.16%) Microsoft
6 39 (58.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (56.72%) DNS
8 30 (44.78%) MS Exchange
8 30 (44.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 29 (43.28%) Windows 7
9 29 (43.28%) Exchange Server 2000
9 29 (43.28%) Security Cleared
10 28 (41.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (37.31%) vSphere
11 25 (37.31%) VPN
12 23 (34.33%) IIS
13 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
14 21 (31.34%) MySQL
14 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
15 20 (29.85%) Citrix
15 20 (29.85%) SAN
15 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (28.36%) Firewall
16 19 (28.36%) Hyper-V
16 19 (28.36%) Windows XP
16 19 (28.36%) DHCP
17 18 (26.87%) SMTP
17 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
17 18 (26.87%) Terminal Services
17 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 30 (44.78%) MS Exchange
1 30 (44.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 29 (43.28%) Exchange Server 2000
3 28 (41.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (34.33%) IIS
5 17 (25.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (22.39%) Lync
6 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (19.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (56.72%) DNS
2 25 (37.31%) VPN
3 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
4 20 (29.85%) SAN
5 19 (28.36%) Firewall
5 19 (28.36%) DHCP
6 18 (26.87%) SMTP
7 17 (25.37%) HTTP
8 10 (14.93%) PPTP
8 10 (14.93%) IPsec
9 8 (11.94%) ISDN
9 8 (11.94%) LAN
9 8 (11.94%) VoIP
9 8 (11.94%) H.323
9 8 (11.94%) Network Security
10 7 (10.45%) WAN
11 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.49%) FTP
11 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (31.34%) MySQL
3 8 (11.94%) Big Data
General
1 10 (14.93%) Back Office
2 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Systems Administrator
1 20 (29.85%) Administrator
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Administrator
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 15 (22.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Architect
3 10 (14.93%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Consultant
4 9 (13.43%) Wintel Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Wintel Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Wintel Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Wintel Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.99%) Server Support Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Server Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) HTML
1 17 (25.37%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Clustering
2 13 (19.40%) Blackberry
3 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.46%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.97%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 64 (95.52%) Windows
2 39 (58.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (43.28%) Windows 7
4 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (28.36%) Windows XP
6 13 (19.40%) Windows 2000
7 12 (17.91%) Windows Vista
8 11 (16.42%) Linux
8 11 (16.42%) Windows 8
8 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.39%) Change Control
3 14 (20.90%) Identity Management
4 8 (11.94%) High Availability
4 8 (11.94%) DNA
5 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.97%) ITIL
7 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.99%) Service Management
7 2 (2.99%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.49%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.97%) Java
3 3 (4.48%) VB
4 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
3 16 (23.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (23.88%) MCP
4 10 (14.93%) MCSE
4 10 (14.93%) Degree
5 9 (13.43%) MCSA
6 2 (2.99%) MCTS
6 2 (2.99%) MCITP
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CCNP
6 2 (2.99%) CCNA
7 1 (1.49%) MCT
7 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (97.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (82.09%) Active Directory
3 25 (37.31%) vSphere
4 19 (28.36%) Hyper-V
5 18 (26.87%) Terminal Services
6 17 (25.37%) XenApp
7 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.99%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) NetBackup
1 13 (19.40%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (17.91%) Backup Exec
3 8 (11.94%) logstash
3 8 (11.94%) Nagios
3 8 (11.94%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (7.46%) ARCserve
4 5 (7.46%) SCCM
5 4 (5.97%) WSUS
6 3 (4.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.49%) MOM
7 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (67.16%) Microsoft
3 20 (29.85%) Citrix
4 13 (19.40%) Symantec
5 8 (11.94%) McAfee
5 8 (11.94%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.99%) Remedy
6 2 (2.99%) Sophos
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
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