The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 144 125 119
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 34 57 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.01% 1.57% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 10.18% 11.49% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 15
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
VMware ESX
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
334 496 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 9.97% 13.70% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 284 364 201
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Leeds

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Leeds

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (79.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (78.08%) Windows
4 51 (69.86%) Active Directory
5 44 (60.27%) Cisco
6 40 (54.79%) ITIL
7 39 (53.42%) Linux
8 35 (47.95%) Load Balancing
9 33 (45.21%) HP
9 33 (45.21%) NetApp
10 30 (41.10%) DNS
11 26 (35.62%) IBM
12 24 (32.88%) EMC
12 24 (32.88%) NAS
13 23 (31.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (31.51%) Red Hat
14 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (28.77%) TOGAF
15 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
15 21 (28.77%) F5
16 20 (27.40%) Firewall
17 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (24.66%) MS Exchange
18 18 (24.66%) IIS
19 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
20 16 (21.92%) Data Centre
21 15 (20.55%) UNIX
22 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
22 14 (19.18%) Juniper
23 13 (17.81%) SAN

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (24.66%) IIS
1 18 (24.66%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.74%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.10%) DNS
2 24 (32.88%) NAS
3 20 (27.40%) Firewall
4 13 (17.81%) SAN
4 13 (17.81%) DHCP
4 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.07%) VPN
5 11 (15.07%) MPLS
6 10 (13.70%) WAN
7 9 (12.33%) IP Telephony
7 9 (12.33%) Unified Communications
8 6 (8.22%) VoIP
9 3 (4.11%) Internet
9 3 (4.11%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.37%) VLAN
10 1 (1.37%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (12.33%) NoSQL
2 9 (12.33%) Riak
2 9 (12.33%) MySQL
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (2.74%) Finance
1 2 (2.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Architect
1 23 (31.51%) Infrastructure Architect
2 20 (27.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (5.48%) Administrator
5 3 (4.11%) IT Manager
6 2 (2.74%) Consultant
6 2 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (2.74%) Analyst
6 2 (2.74%) Support Engineer
6 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (2.74%) Project Engineer
6 2 (2.74%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (2.74%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (2.74%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (1.37%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 1 (1.37%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 1 (1.37%) Technical Operations Engineer
7 1 (1.37%) VMWare Administrator
7 1 (1.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
1 1 (1.37%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.33%) Replication
2 9 (12.33%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.48%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Statistics
6 1 (1.37%) CMDB
6 1 (1.37%) IVR
6 1 (1.37%) iSeries
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (78.08%) Windows
2 39 (53.42%) Linux
3 23 (31.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (20.55%) UNIX
8 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) ITIL
2 35 (47.95%) Load Balancing
3 21 (28.77%) TOGAF
4 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
5 9 (12.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (9.59%) Project Management
7 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.85%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.48%) Software Distribution
9 4 (5.48%) Server Hardening
9 4 (5.48%) Change Management
9 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.11%) Supplier Management
10 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.11%) People Management
10 3 (4.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.11%) System Testing
11 2 (2.74%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.33%) ISEB
4 7 (9.59%) MCSA
5 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.48%) MCSE
6 3 (4.11%) VCAP
6 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.37%) MCITP
7 1 (1.37%) CCNA
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.37%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (79.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (69.86%) Active Directory
3 13 (17.81%) vSphere
4 9 (12.33%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.74%) vCloud
6 2 (2.74%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.37%) KVM
7 1 (1.37%) XenApp
7 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) WSUS
2 4 (5.48%) SCCM
2 4 (5.48%) SCOM
3 3 (4.11%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.74%) SnapMirror
5 1 (1.37%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (60.27%) Cisco
3 33 (45.21%) HP
3 33 (45.21%) NetApp
4 26 (35.62%) IBM
5 24 (32.88%) EMC
6 23 (31.51%) Red Hat
7 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
7 21 (28.77%) F5
8 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
8 14 (19.18%) Juniper
9 10 (13.70%) Citrix
10 9 (12.33%) Oracle
10 9 (12.33%) Infoblox
11 6 (8.22%) Dell
12 5 (6.85%) Intel
13 3 (4.11%) Symantec
13 3 (4.11%) Dell Compellent
14 2 (2.74%) Lotus
15 1 (1.37%) Sophos
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