The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 129 115 132
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 1.34% 1.64% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+18.05% +4.34%
VMware ESXi
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
224 122 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.45% 7.82% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 167 90 160
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Cheshire region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Cheshire

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -13 1 £42,500 -1.16% 2
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 - 1
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
VMware ESXi
North West

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESXi.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) Draytek
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Opsview
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) Draytek
4 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
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