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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 35 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.85% - 2.49%
As % of the System Software category 18.64% - 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £34,000 - £34,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
59 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 20.63% 15.20% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 45 14 27
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) SAN
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (46.67%) SCCM
7 7 (46.67%) SLA
7 7 (46.67%) Change Control
8 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (40.00%) IIS
8 6 (40.00%) MS Office
8 6 (40.00%) Internet
8 6 (40.00%) HP
8 6 (40.00%) Dell
8 6 (40.00%) EMC
8 6 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
8 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
8 6 (40.00%) NAS
8 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (40.00%) vSphere
8 6 (40.00%) Clustering
8 6 (40.00%) Change Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (40.00%) IIS
3 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) Internet
2 6 (40.00%) NAS
3 5 (33.33%) LTE
3 5 (33.33%) 3G
3 5 (33.33%) SS7
3 5 (33.33%) GPRS
3 5 (33.33%) GSM
3 5 (33.33%) PSTN
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Change Control
2 6 (40.00%) Change Management
2 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (40.00%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Dell
3 6 (40.00%) EMC
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) Metastorm
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec