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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 93 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.70% 2.14% 1.34%
As % of the System Software category 4.24% 15.00% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 10
Average salary £35,000 £44,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +19.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £24,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
165 120 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.48% 14.23% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 126 106 76
Average salary £33,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,125 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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
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 6 March 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
Cheltenham -2 6 £32,500 -29.34% 3
VMware ESX
South West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) Symantec
2 9 (90.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) MCSE
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (80.00%) Office 365
4 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
4 7 (70.00%) Lync
4 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
4 7 (70.00%) Veeam
4 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (70.00%) XenApp
4 7 (70.00%) SCCM
4 7 (70.00%) SCOM
4 7 (70.00%) SCVMM

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (70.00%) Lync
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 7 (70.00%) VLAN
3 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) Broadband
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Clustering
2 6 (60.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (10.00%) Web Development
1 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (10.00%) Straight-Through Processing
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (80.00%) MCSE
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (70.00%) CCA
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) VCP4
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (70.00%) XenApp
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 7 (70.00%) SCOM
2 7 (70.00%) SCVMM
2 7 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Symantec
3 7 (70.00%) Websense
3 7 (70.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Veritas
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) AppSense
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + £750 per quarter bonus, phone, laptop
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to 50k + Bonus scheme + Outstanding Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 - £33,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 + Excellent benefits + Car
Posted: 21 days ago