Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 175 189
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14 -53
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 18 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.47% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 4.92% 2.27% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 12
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -17.20% +4.67%
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £29,925
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 366 308 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.52% 9.63% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 305 260 330
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.89% +21.79%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,625 £85,000
South West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +4.35%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Bristol

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Bristol.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Bristol

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 11 (61.11%) VPN
5 10 (55.56%) DNS
5 10 (55.56%) DHCP
6 9 (50.00%) NFS
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (50.00%) Finance
6 9 (50.00%) Replication
6 9 (50.00%) NetApp
6 9 (50.00%) iSCSI
6 9 (50.00%) vMotion
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
7 8 (44.44%) Server Virtualisation
7 8 (44.44%) CCNA
7 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Novell Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Dell
8 7 (38.89%) Cisco
8 7 (38.89%) CCNP
8 7 (38.89%) LAN
8 7 (38.89%) WAN
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (38.89%) CISSP

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
1 11 (61.11%) VPN
2 10 (55.56%) DHCP
2 10 (55.56%) DNS
3 9 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 7 (38.89%) LAN
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
4 7 (38.89%) Software-Defined Networking
4 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Security Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Information Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Network Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Server Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Wintel Server Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Replication
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Clustering
4 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Server Virtualisation
2 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (38.89%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (38.89%) IT Strategy
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (38.89%) Test Management
3 4 (22.22%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Security Patching
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) AWK
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) sed
3 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CCNA
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
2 7 (38.89%) CISM
2 7 (38.89%) CISSP
2 7 (38.89%) Network+ Certification
2 7 (38.89%) Novell Certification
2 7 (38.89%) SANS
2 7 (38.89%) SSCP
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (16.67%) MCITP
4 3 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (5.56%) MCSA
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
1 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) NFS
3 7 (38.89%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) vMotion
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 3 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) NetApp
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Dell
3 7 (38.89%) SonicWALL
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) IBM
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) Symantec
6 2 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) EMC