The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.36% - -
As % of the System Software category 2.56% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
VMware ESX
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 Gloucester region.

System Software Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 14.08% 11.11% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 22
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,750 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Gloucester

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) SAN
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
6 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
7 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (43.75%) SCCM
8 7 (43.75%) Change Control
8 7 (43.75%) Clustering
8 7 (43.75%) SLA
9 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
9 6 (37.50%) HP
9 6 (37.50%) Dell
9 6 (37.50%) EMC
9 6 (37.50%) IIS
9 6 (37.50%) MS Office
9 6 (37.50%) Internet
9 6 (37.50%) Change Management
9 6 (37.50%) vSphere
9 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
9 6 (37.50%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (37.50%) NAS
9 6 (37.50%) Windows 7

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (37.50%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (37.50%) IIS
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Lync
5 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 6 (37.50%) NAS
3 5 (31.25%) LTE
3 5 (31.25%) 3G
3 5 (31.25%) SS7
3 5 (31.25%) GPRS
3 5 (31.25%) GSM
3 5 (31.25%) PSTN
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Support
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Change Control
2 6 (37.50%) Change Management
2 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (37.50%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
2 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) HP
3 6 (37.50%) Dell
3 6 (37.50%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) Metastorm
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix