Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 118 103 106
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3 +46
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 10 19 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.73% 1.30% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 3.08% 8.44% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 14
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% +130.77%
10th Percentile £33,350 £37,500 £38,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £73,750 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.89% -15.88% +21.43%

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 325 225 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 23.65% 15.35% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 239 183 134
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +18.06%
10th Percentile £31,249 £25,850 £22,575
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware ESXi in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

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 2 April 2020. 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
Gloucester -6 4 £43,000 -42.67% 3
Cheltenham -9 2 £40,000 -15.79% 2
VMware ESXi
South West

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) Puppet
5 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (60.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) Service Management
5 6 (60.00%) Ansible
5 6 (60.00%) Docker
5 6 (60.00%) Kubernetes
6 5 (50.00%) VirtualBox
6 5 (50.00%) vCenter Server
6 5 (50.00%) Python
6 5 (50.00%) SCCM
6 5 (50.00%) CentOS
6 5 (50.00%) Azure
7 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (40.00%) Big Data
7 4 (40.00%) Hortonworks
7 4 (40.00%) Cloudera

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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) VSAN
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Architect
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 4 (40.00%) Fedora
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Task Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) V-Model
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Office Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 4 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (40.00%) GIAC
3 4 (40.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (40.00%) SANS
3 4 (40.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Docker
3 5 (50.00%) VirtualBox
4 4 (40.00%) NFS
4 4 (40.00%) Samba
4 4 (40.00%) Xen
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Firmware
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 6 (60.00%) Ansible
2 6 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 5 (50.00%) SCCM
3 5 (50.00%) vCenter Server
4 4 (40.00%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (40.00%) Nagios
4 4 (40.00%) OpenNMS
4 4 (40.00%) ZABBIX
5 3 (30.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) Hortonworks
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco