The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 55 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.30% 0.73% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 3.85% 7.69% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £36,500 £29,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.72% +31.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.24% +17.36%
VMware ESXi
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

System Software Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.76% 9.45% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 20
Average salary £31,500 £29,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.77% +18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,550 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) CCA
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (50.00%) vMotion
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Websense
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos