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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 99 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.25% 0.96% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 2.10% 9.89% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 8
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £24,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
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
143 91 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.03% 9.70% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 116 80 105
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram 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 18 December 2014. 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
Cheltenham -8 2 £29,000 -30.95%
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
3 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (66.67%) Brocade
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 4 (66.67%) HPUX
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) JBoss
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) HPUX
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
3 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) Veritas
3 4 (66.67%) Brocade
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Websense
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) F5