The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 90 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 17 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.50% 1.75% 4.27%
As % of the System Software category 8.10% 14.68% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 40
Average salary £30,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
VMware ESX
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
210 109 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.52% 11.91% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 149 88 105
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £53,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 10 £30,000 -
Cheltenham +5 5 - - 1
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) SAN
3 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
7 13 (61.90%) SCCM
8 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (57.14%) MS Office
8 12 (57.14%) Clustering
9 11 (52.38%) Backup Exec
9 11 (52.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (47.62%) vSphere
10 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (47.62%) Office 365
10 10 (47.62%) Symantec
10 10 (47.62%) SQL
10 10 (47.62%) Citrix
11 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
11 9 (42.86%) WAN
11 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
11 9 (42.86%) MCSE
11 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (42.86%) Firewall
11 9 (42.86%) SCOM
12 8 (38.10%) SCVMM
12 8 (38.10%) VLAN

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (38.10%) Lync
4 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (23.81%) IIS
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) SAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 8 (38.10%) Wireless
3 8 (38.10%) VLAN
3 8 (38.10%) NetScaler
4 5 (23.81%) iSCSI
4 5 (23.81%) NAS
4 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 3 (14.29%) 3G
5 3 (14.29%) SS7
5 3 (14.29%) GPRS
5 3 (14.29%) GSM
5 3 (14.29%) PSTN
5 3 (14.29%) LTE
6 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.76%) Broadband
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Clustering
2 7 (33.33%) PDA
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Change Control
2 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Straight-Through Processing
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (42.86%) MCSE
3 8 (38.10%) CCA
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) MCTS
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) vSphere
2 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
4 8 (38.10%) XenApp
4 8 (38.10%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) SCCM
2 11 (52.38%) Backup Exec
3 9 (42.86%) SCOM
4 8 (38.10%) SCVMM
4 8 (38.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (23.81%) vMotion
6 1 (4.76%) WSUS
6 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Citrix
3 10 (47.62%) Symantec
4 8 (38.10%) Websense
4 8 (38.10%) Veeam
5 5 (23.81%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) Dell
6 4 (19.05%) EMC
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (9.52%) Sophos
8 2 (9.52%) Metastorm
9 1 (4.76%) AppSense
9 1 (4.76%) F5
9 1 (4.76%) Cisco
9 1 (4.76%) McAfee
Cheltenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 11 days ago