Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 100 142
Rank change year-on-year +8 +42 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 20 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.37% 2.46% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 11.83% 15.63% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 19
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +23.19%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,375 £18,750
90th Percentile £86,500 £53,750 £72,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -2.78%

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 169 224 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 11.57% 15.77% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 132 175 219
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% +10.00% -

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Gloucester -11 5 £42,500 - 1
Cheltenham -3 4 £45,000 +23.29% 1
VMware ESXi
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 20 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 20 (100.00%) Ansible
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 16 (80.00%) Puppet
4 15 (75.00%) vCenter Server
4 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (75.00%) DV Cleared
5 14 (70.00%) Nagios
5 14 (70.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (70.00%) SolarWinds
5 14 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (60.00%) Python
6 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
7 11 (55.00%) C
7 11 (55.00%) Systems Engineering
8 10 (50.00%) User Stories
8 10 (50.00%) SANS
8 10 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
8 10 (50.00%) High Availability
8 10 (50.00%) NFS
8 10 (50.00%) MCSE
8 10 (50.00%) CCNA
8 10 (50.00%) EMC
8 10 (50.00%) CISSP
8 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (50.00%) NetApp

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 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) FCoE
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
1 8 (40.00%) SNMP
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) JIRA
2 8 (40.00%) Redmine
3 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) git-flow
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 10 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Apache NiFi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Cybercrime
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) CentOS
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Ubuntu
3 6 (30.00%) Fedora
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (70.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (55.00%) Systems Engineering
4 10 (50.00%) High Availability
4 10 (50.00%) User Stories
5 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (40.00%) Coaching
6 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (30.00%) Task Automation
7 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (30.00%) V-Model
7 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (20.00%) Build Automation
8 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (60.00%) Python
3 11 (55.00%) C
4 8 (40.00%) Korn
5 5 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) CCNA
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) CISSP
3 10 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 10 (50.00%) GIAC
3 10 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (50.00%) MCSE
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
3 10 (50.00%) SANS
3 10 (50.00%) SSCP
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) NFS
1 10 (50.00%) Samba
2 8 (40.00%) Docker
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) VMware NSX
3 7 (35.00%) VirtualBox
3 7 (35.00%) Xen
4 5 (25.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Ansible
2 16 (80.00%) Puppet
3 15 (75.00%) vCenter Server
4 14 (70.00%) Nagios
5 7 (35.00%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (35.00%) Kubernetes
6 6 (30.00%) OpenNMS
6 6 (30.00%) ZABBIX
7 1 (5.00%) SCCM
7 1 (5.00%) Terraform
7 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) SolarWinds
3 10 (50.00%) EMC
3 10 (50.00%) NetApp
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (30.00%) Cloudera
6 6 (30.00%) Hortonworks
7 2 (10.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) BT