Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 114 131
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 17 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.02% 1.66% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 9.60% 12.62% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 25
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,475 £32,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +22.30% -3.47%

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 177 214 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.61% 13.19% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 142 174 208
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,825 £23,350
90th Percentile £59,750 £54,625 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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 +2 4 £42,500 -
Cheltenham -8 2 £45,000 +23.29%
VMware ESXi
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 15 (88.24%) DV Cleared
3 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
3 15 (88.24%) Bash Shell
3 15 (88.24%) Puppet
3 15 (88.24%) Ansible
4 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 12 (70.59%) vCenter Server
5 12 (70.59%) SolarWinds
5 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (70.59%) Nagios
6 10 (58.82%) Network+ Certification
6 10 (58.82%) Linux+ Certification
6 10 (58.82%) GIAC
6 10 (58.82%) Samba
6 10 (58.82%) CCNA
6 10 (58.82%) EMC
6 10 (58.82%) CISSP
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (58.82%) NetApp
6 10 (58.82%) SSCP
6 10 (58.82%) Firewall
6 10 (58.82%) MCSE
6 10 (58.82%) C
6 10 (58.82%) NFS
6 10 (58.82%) SANS
6 10 (58.82%) CompTIA Security+

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 (17.65%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) FCoE
2 9 (52.94%) SNMP
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) JIRA
1 9 (52.94%) Redmine
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (52.94%) Games
2 3 (17.65%) Law
2 3 (17.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Platform Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ICT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Private Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Cybercrime
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) CentOS
3 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Ubuntu
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Fedora
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) High Availability
3 10 (58.82%) User Stories
4 9 (52.94%) Coaching
4 9 (52.94%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
4 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Task Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) V-Model
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow Development
6 2 (11.76%) Build Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Bash Shell
2 10 (58.82%) C
3 9 (52.94%) Korn
4 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
4 6 (35.29%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) DV Cleared
1 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) CCNA
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CISSP
2 10 (58.82%) CompTIA Security+
2 10 (58.82%) GIAC
2 10 (58.82%) Linux+ Certification
2 10 (58.82%) MCSE
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (58.82%) Network+ Certification
2 10 (58.82%) SANS
2 10 (58.82%) SSCP
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) NFS
1 10 (58.82%) Samba
2 9 (52.94%) VMware NSX
3 6 (35.29%) Docker
3 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) VirtualBox
6 3 (17.65%) vSphere
6 3 (17.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) Ansible
1 15 (88.24%) Puppet
2 12 (70.59%) Nagios
2 12 (70.59%) vCenter Server
3 4 (23.53%) SCCM
4 3 (17.65%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
4 3 (17.65%) OpenNMS
4 3 (17.65%) WSUS
4 3 (17.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) SolarWinds
3 10 (58.82%) EMC
3 10 (58.82%) NetApp
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Cloudera
5 3 (17.65%) Hortonworks
6 1 (5.88%) Dell