The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 113 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.49% -
As % of the System Software category 3.18% 6.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £34,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+25.73% -8.72%
System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
157 122 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.59% 7.54% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 136 110 115
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESXi
South West

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Bristol

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Vista
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Intranet
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 3 (42.86%) FTP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) SMTP
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) WorkSite
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Intranet
4 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 3 (42.86%) FTP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 3 (42.86%) Multimedia
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Vista
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) HP