The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 56 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.87% 0.86% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 10.34% 14.29% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £46,000 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.31% -25.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +13.58%
System Software Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.45% 6.01% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 10
Average salary £42,500 £27,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.40% -37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £62,500 £46,880
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
Gloucestershire

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
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