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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 79 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 18 13 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.72% 1.32% 5.25%
As % of the System Software category 9.00% 11.93% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 45
Average salary £30,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
200 109 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.12% 11.09% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 149 79 102
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 3 June 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 - 15 £30,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 2 - -
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) SAN
3 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
7 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (60.00%) SCCM
8 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
8 14 (56.00%) Clustering
8 14 (56.00%) MS Office
9 11 (44.00%) Symantec
9 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (44.00%) vSphere
9 11 (44.00%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (40.00%) Office 365
10 10 (40.00%) SQL
10 10 (40.00%) Citrix
10 10 (40.00%) Backup Exec
10 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (36.00%) Wireless
11 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (32.00%) Lync
6 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (24.00%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (24.00%) IIS
8 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) SAN
2 9 (36.00%) Wireless
2 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (32.00%) VLAN
3 8 (32.00%) NetScaler
3 8 (32.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) WAN
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) NAS
4 6 (24.00%) Internet
5 5 (20.00%) SS7
5 5 (20.00%) GPRS
5 5 (20.00%) GSM
5 5 (20.00%) PSTN
5 5 (20.00%) 3G
5 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 5 (20.00%) LTE
6 1 (4.00%) Broadband
6 1 (4.00%) DHCP
6 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Clustering
2 7 (28.00%) PDA
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Change Control
2 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (32.00%) CCA
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (32.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) vSphere
3 11 (44.00%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
5 8 (32.00%) XenApp
6 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) SCCM
2 10 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 9 (36.00%) SCOM
4 8 (32.00%) SCVMM
4 8 (32.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (20.00%) vMotion
6 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Symantec
4 10 (40.00%) Citrix
5 8 (32.00%) Veeam
5 8 (32.00%) Websense
6 6 (24.00%) HP
6 6 (24.00%) Dell
6 6 (24.00%) EMC
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
8 2 (8.00%) Sophos
8 2 (8.00%) Metastorm
9 1 (4.00%) AppSense
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago