Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 118 143
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 25 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.50% 0.95% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 6.83% 9.14% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 2
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +16.88% +6.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £51,500 £54,900
South West median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +23.08%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 366 175 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.02% 10.39% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 308 135 145
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,950 £28,250 £21,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,900 £54,500
South West median annual salary £43,328 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.68% +9.33% +8.70%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +8 8 £30,000 - 1
Gloucester -18 7 £67,500 +58.82% 2
VMware ESXi
South West

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
1 24 (96.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (92.00%) Windows
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (80.00%) PowerShell
4 19 (76.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (76.00%) Bash Shell
5 18 (72.00%) Puppet
5 18 (72.00%) SCCM
5 18 (72.00%) Ansible
5 18 (72.00%) Docker
5 18 (72.00%) Linux
5 18 (72.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
7 15 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (60.00%) ITIL
8 14 (56.00%) Configuration Management
8 14 (56.00%) Service Management
8 14 (56.00%) Firewall
8 14 (56.00%) Kubernetes
9 13 (52.00%) vRealize
9 13 (52.00%) VSAN
9 13 (52.00%) Cisco
10 12 (48.00%) Python
10 12 (48.00%) VirtualBox
10 12 (48.00%) DV Cleared
11 11 (44.00%) CentOS
11 11 (44.00%) JIRA
12 10 (40.00%) C

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (16.00%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) VSAN
3 6 (24.00%) DHCP
3 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.00%) OSPF
5 2 (8.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) IPsec
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Big Data
1 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) JIRA
2 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.00%) git-flow
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Robot Framework
3 1 (4.00%) TestRail
General
1 6 (24.00%) Military
2 3 (12.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Apache NiFi
1 4 (16.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) CentOS
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (16.00%) Fedora
5 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 15 (60.00%) ITIL
4 14 (56.00%) Configuration Management
4 14 (56.00%) Service Management
5 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 5 (20.00%) V-Model
7 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (16.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) High Availability
8 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.00%) SDLC
8 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (16.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 19 (76.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (48.00%) Python
4 10 (40.00%) C
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (72.00%) Docker
3 12 (48.00%) VirtualBox
4 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (32.00%) NFS
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.00%) Xen
7 4 (16.00%) Samba
7 4 (16.00%) VMware NSX
8 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (72.00%) Ansible
1 18 (72.00%) Puppet
1 18 (72.00%) SCCM
2 14 (56.00%) Kubernetes
3 13 (52.00%) vRealize
4 9 (36.00%) SCOrch
4 9 (36.00%) vCenter Server
5 5 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (20.00%) SCOM
5 5 (20.00%) SCVMM
6 4 (16.00%) Nagios
6 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
6 4 (16.00%) OpenNMS
6 4 (16.00%) WSUS
6 4 (16.00%) yum
6 4 (16.00%) ZABBIX
7 1 (4.00%) HP ALM
7 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
3 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.00%) Cloudera
4 4 (16.00%) Dell
4 4 (16.00%) EMC
4 4 (16.00%) Hortonworks
4 4 (16.00%) NetApp
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.00%) SAP
6 2 (8.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Atlassian