Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 129 147
Rank change year-on-year +25 +18 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 33 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.21% 1.54% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 15.64% 11.55% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 5
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -18.48%
10th Percentile £33,125 £30,350 £32,400
90th Percentile £55,625 £72,500 £42,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year +19.72% -4.70% -0.67%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 211 303 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 14.12% 13.34% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 171 239 193
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +11.59%
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,000 £22,800
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,700
% change year-on-year +8.57% -1.96% +3.48%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +26 12 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Cheltenham +11 12 £36,500 -14.12%
VMware ESXi
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 25 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (75.76%) Windows Server
3 24 (72.73%) Windows
4 20 (60.61%) DV Cleared
4 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
4 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
5 18 (54.55%) Citrix
6 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
6 17 (51.52%) vCenter Server
7 16 (48.48%) CCNA
7 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
8 12 (36.36%) Linux
8 12 (36.36%) ITIL
8 12 (36.36%) JIRA
9 11 (33.33%) Service Management
9 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 11 (33.33%) Dell
9 11 (33.33%) Firewall
9 11 (33.33%) Advertising
10 10 (30.30%) SAN
10 10 (30.30%) VLAN
10 10 (30.30%) SCDPM
11 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 9 (27.27%) Proactive Management
11 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 9 (27.27%) Virtual Environments

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 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (12.12%) Confluence
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) SAN
2 10 (30.30%) VLAN
3 9 (27.27%) DHCP
3 9 (27.27%) DNS
3 9 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (27.27%) NAS
4 7 (21.21%) FCoE
4 7 (21.21%) SNMP
4 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) BGP
5 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.03%) FTP
5 1 (3.03%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) ICMP
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
5 1 (3.03%) SSL
5 1 (3.03%) Telnet
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) JIRA
2 7 (21.21%) Redmine
3 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 11 (33.33%) Advertising
2 5 (15.15%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Network Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Java EE
1 2 (6.06%) STL
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (27.27%) Replication
2 5 (15.15%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows Server
2 24 (72.73%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Linux
4 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (15.15%) CentOS
7 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (15.15%) Windows 10
8 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
9 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
1 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 11 (33.33%) Service Management
3 9 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 9 (27.27%) ITSM
3 9 (27.27%) Proactive Management
3 9 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 9 (27.27%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (21.21%) High Availability
4 7 (21.21%) User Stories
5 5 (15.15%) Coaching
5 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) C
2 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
2 7 (21.21%) Korn
3 2 (6.06%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.06%) PHP
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) DV Cleared
1 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
2 16 (48.48%) CCNA
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (27.27%) Degree
3 9 (27.27%) MCSE
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (21.21%) CISSP
4 7 (21.21%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (21.21%) GIAC
4 7 (21.21%) Linux+ Certification
4 7 (21.21%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (21.21%) SANS
4 7 (21.21%) Security+ Certification
4 7 (21.21%) SSCP
5 6 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (12.12%) CCA
6 4 (12.12%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
3 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
4 9 (27.27%) Firmware
4 9 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (21.21%) NFS
5 7 (21.21%) Samba
5 7 (21.21%) VMware NSX
6 5 (15.15%) vSphere
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.03%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 17 (51.52%) vCenter Server
2 10 (30.30%) SCDPM
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (21.21%) Ansible
4 7 (21.21%) Nagios
4 7 (21.21%) Puppet
5 4 (12.12%) WSUS
6 1 (3.03%) Control-M
6 1 (3.03%) OpenView
6 1 (3.03%) PowerCLI
6 1 (3.03%) SCCM
6 1 (3.03%) SCOM
6 1 (3.03%) SCOrch
6 1 (3.03%) SCSM
6 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
6 1 (3.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 18 (54.55%) Citrix
3 11 (33.33%) Dell
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco
5 7 (21.21%) EMC
5 7 (21.21%) NetApp
5 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
6 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
7 4 (12.12%) Atlassian
8 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.03%) CommVault
8 1 (3.03%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) Solace