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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 131 122 136
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 55 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.46% 1.25% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 10.74% 11.26% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 16
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,700 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,750 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
512 293 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.58% 11.06% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 353 213 228
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 16 September 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Leeds

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 107 (94.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (71.68%) Cisco
4 72 (63.72%) EMC
5 65 (57.52%) Active Directory
6 59 (52.21%) E-Commerce
7 58 (51.33%) Windows
8 51 (45.13%) HP
9 49 (43.36%) NetApp
9 49 (43.36%) NAS
10 48 (42.48%) IBM
10 48 (42.48%) ITIL
11 47 (41.59%) Linux
12 46 (40.71%) TOGAF
13 43 (38.05%) Load Balancing
14 42 (37.17%) F5
15 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
16 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
17 31 (27.43%) Red Hat
17 31 (27.43%) vSphere
18 30 (26.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 29 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
20 28 (24.78%) SAN
20 28 (24.78%) MS Excel
21 27 (23.89%) VMware ESXi
22 25 (22.12%) UNIX
23 22 (19.47%) Firewall
23 22 (19.47%) Citrix
24 20 (17.70%) Problem Management
25 18 (15.93%) Apache

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (15.93%) Apache
2 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.50%) IIS
4 11 (9.73%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.19%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.54%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.65%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.65%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.88%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (24.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (43.36%) NAS
2 28 (24.78%) SAN
3 22 (19.47%) Firewall
4 7 (6.19%) DNS
5 6 (5.31%) Network Security
5 6 (5.31%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (5.31%) BGP
5 6 (5.31%) MPLS
5 6 (5.31%) OSPF
6 4 (3.54%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.65%) Internet
7 3 (2.65%) DHCP
7 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.65%) LAN
7 3 (2.65%) WAN
8 2 (1.77%) HTTP
8 2 (1.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (5.31%) Retail
2 4 (3.54%) Finance
3 2 (1.77%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (41.59%) Architect
1 47 (41.59%) Infrastructure Architect
2 28 (24.78%) Analyst
3 24 (21.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 24 (21.24%) Operations Analyst
3 24 (21.24%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
4 8 (7.08%) Support Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (5.31%) Server Analyst
6 5 (4.42%) Support Technician
6 5 (4.42%) IT Support
7 4 (3.54%) Linux Support
7 4 (3.54%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Team Leader
8 3 (2.65%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (2.65%) Data Centre Technician
9 2 (1.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) Middleware
1 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.65%) Clustering
1 3 (2.65%) PKI
1 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.77%) Replication
3 1 (0.88%) Statistics
3 1 (0.88%) CLARiiON
3 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.88%) CMDB
3 1 (0.88%) Celerra
3 1 (0.88%) iSeries
3 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
3 1 (0.88%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 58 (51.33%) Windows
2 47 (41.59%) Linux
3 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (26.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (25.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (22.12%) UNIX
7 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.31%) CentOS
8 6 (5.31%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.65%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.65%) SUSE
10 3 (2.65%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.21%) E-Commerce
2 48 (42.48%) ITIL
3 46 (40.71%) TOGAF
4 43 (38.05%) Load Balancing
5 20 (17.70%) Problem Management
6 8 (7.08%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.31%) DevOps
8 5 (4.42%) Capacity Management
9 4 (3.54%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.65%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.77%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.77%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (1.77%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (1.77%) QMS
11 2 (1.77%) Change Management
11 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (1.77%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.27%) Java
1 15 (13.27%) SQL
2 11 (9.73%) Perl
2 11 (9.73%) PHP
3 5 (4.42%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) C++
5 1 (0.88%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.31%) MCSE
2 6 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.42%) CCNA
4 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) MCTS
5 1 (0.88%) MCITP
5 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.88%) CCA
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.88%) VCDX
5 1 (0.88%) HP AIS
5 1 (0.88%) HP ASE
5 1 (0.88%) HP MASE
5 1 (0.88%) VCAP
5 1 (0.88%) CCEE
5 1 (0.88%) CCIA
5 1 (0.88%) NCDA
5 1 (0.88%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) SLA
2 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 107 (94.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (57.52%) Active Directory
3 31 (27.43%) vSphere
4 27 (23.89%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (7.96%) XenApp
5 9 (7.96%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.19%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (5.31%) MetaFrame
8 3 (2.65%) XenServer
9 1 (0.88%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) Foglight
2 6 (5.31%) SCOM
3 4 (3.54%) SCCM
3 4 (3.54%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.88%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.88%) Nagios
4 1 (0.88%) OpenView
4 1 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.88%) Opsview
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 81 (71.68%) Cisco
3 72 (63.72%) EMC
4 51 (45.13%) HP
5 49 (43.36%) NetApp
6 48 (42.48%) IBM
7 42 (37.17%) F5
8 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
9 31 (27.43%) Red Hat
10 22 (19.47%) Citrix
11 6 (5.31%) Juniper
11 6 (5.31%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.54%) CommVault
12 4 (3.54%) Symantec
13 3 (2.65%) Lotus
13 3 (2.65%) Intel
13 3 (2.65%) Oracle
14 2 (1.77%) Imperva
14 2 (1.77%) Sophos
15 1 (0.88%) Brocade
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