Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 105 109
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 +18
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 24 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.30% 1.33% 2.16%
As % of the System Software category 5.67% 11.23% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 26
Gloucestershire median annual salary £56,250 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £33,125
90th Percentile £82,250 £71,250 £55,625
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 423 187 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.84% 11.88% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 372 148 178
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,275 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,125 £61,250 £54,125
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% 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 14 November 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 14 November 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 0 11 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Gloucester -22 3 £85,000 +100.00%
VMware ESXi
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (79.17%) PowerShell
3 19 (79.17%) Bash Shell
3 19 (79.17%) Puppet
3 19 (79.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (70.83%) Windows
5 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
6 16 (66.67%) Configuration Management
6 16 (66.67%) Service Management
6 16 (66.67%) ITIL
6 16 (66.67%) Ansible
6 16 (66.67%) Docker
6 16 (66.67%) Kubernetes
7 14 (58.33%) VirtualBox
7 14 (58.33%) JIRA
8 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
8 13 (54.17%) C
8 13 (54.17%) Firewall
8 13 (54.17%) Confluence
8 13 (54.17%) vRealize
9 12 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (45.83%) Azure
10 11 (45.83%) Python
10 11 (45.83%) DV Cleared
10 11 (45.83%) CentOS
10 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
11 10 (41.67%) SCCM

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 13 (54.17%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Azure
2 10 (41.67%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) VSAN
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (12.50%) IPsec
4 3 (12.50%) Network Security
4 3 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (8.33%) OSPF
5 2 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) JIRA
2 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) Robot Framework
3 3 (12.50%) TestRail
4 1 (4.17%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Storage Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) CentOS
4 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Fedora
5 6 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Kali Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 16 (66.67%) ITIL
3 16 (66.67%) Service Management
4 12 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (41.67%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
6 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 8 (33.33%) V-Model
6 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 5 (20.83%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (20.83%) High Availability
7 5 (20.83%) SDLC
7 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.83%) Task Automation
8 4 (16.67%) Change Management
9 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Bash Shell
1 19 (79.17%) PowerShell
2 13 (54.17%) C
3 11 (45.83%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) NIST
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (66.67%) Docker
3 14 (58.33%) VirtualBox
4 6 (25.00%) Xen
5 5 (20.83%) NFS
5 5 (20.83%) Samba
6 3 (12.50%) vSphere
7 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (79.17%) Puppet
2 16 (66.67%) Ansible
2 16 (66.67%) Kubernetes
3 13 (54.17%) vRealize
4 10 (41.67%) SCCM
5 9 (37.50%) vCenter Server
6 6 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (20.83%) Nagios
7 5 (20.83%) OpenNMS
7 5 (20.83%) ZABBIX
8 3 (12.50%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (20.83%) Cloudera
5 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 5 (20.83%) EMC
5 5 (20.83%) Hortonworks
5 5 (20.83%) NetApp
5 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
6 4 (16.67%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) Atlassian