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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 174 165 133
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -32
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 19 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.54% 1.45%
As % of the System Software category 2.84% 4.21% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 16
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,347 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £38,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,125 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -5.33%
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
352 451 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.56% 12.89% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 308 352 318
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,570 £24,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 21 (80.77%) ITIL
3 21 (80.77%) NetApp
4 20 (76.92%) HP
5 19 (73.08%) Citrix
6 18 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
8 16 (61.54%) Cisco
9 15 (57.69%) SQL
10 14 (53.85%) Change Management
10 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
12 12 (46.15%) Windows
12 12 (46.15%) MCSE
12 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
13 11 (42.31%) DNS
13 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
14 10 (38.46%) IIS
15 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (34.62%) Server Patching
16 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (30.77%) Service Management
17 6 (23.08%) vSphere

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 18 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (38.46%) IIS
4 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
5 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
4 3 (11.54%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) Riak
General
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) IT Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
1 12 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) ITIL
2 14 (53.85%) Change Management
3 9 (34.62%) Server Patching
3 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (30.77%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
5 3 (11.54%) Presales
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Email Filtering
7 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) MCSE
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) NCDA
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (23.08%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
1 4 (15.38%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (80.77%) NetApp
3 20 (76.92%) HP
4 19 (73.08%) Citrix
5 16 (61.54%) Cisco
6 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Dell
7 4 (15.38%) Symantec
8 3 (11.54%) BMC
8 3 (11.54%) EMC
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle
8 3 (11.54%) Remedy
9 2 (7.69%) F5
9 2 (7.69%) IBM
9 2 (7.69%) Infoblox
9 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
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