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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 42 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.26% - 4.07%
As % of the System Software category 23.81% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 10
Average salary £30,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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
42 15 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 13.68% 8.77% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 30
Average salary £30,000 £43,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £21,450 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) Change Control
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) NAS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) vSphere
5 4 (40.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
3 3 (30.00%) 3G
3 3 (30.00%) SS7
3 3 (30.00%) LTE
3 3 (30.00%) GPRS
3 3 (30.00%) GSM
3 3 (30.00%) PSTN
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Metastorm
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco