The table below looks at the statistics for VMware GSX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware GSX over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware GSX Server
Rank - 868 887
Permanent jobs citing VMware GSX 0 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category - 0.019% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.05%
UK excluding London average salary - - £50,000

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12479 10552 11726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.65% 9.84% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10293 9032 10037
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

VMware GSX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VMware GSX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware GSX
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware GSX within the UK.

VMware GSX Salary Trend in the UK

VMware GSX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware GSX 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 GSX.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

VMware GSX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware GSX 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 GSX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware