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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 124 123 133
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 58 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.54% 1.23% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 11.65% 11.43% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 18
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 £34,650 £34,800 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £48,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
498 280 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.21% 10.76% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 344 207 200
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 £23,200 £24,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Leeds

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 110 (100.00%) VMware
2 100 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (67.27%) Cisco
4 65 (59.09%) EMC
5 62 (56.36%) Windows
6 54 (49.09%) Active Directory
7 53 (48.18%) E-Commerce
8 48 (43.64%) Linux
9 43 (39.09%) HP
10 41 (37.27%) NetApp
10 41 (37.27%) ITIL
10 41 (37.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (37.27%) NAS
11 40 (36.36%) IBM
12 38 (34.55%) TOGAF
13 36 (32.73%) Microsoft
14 35 (31.82%) Load Balancing
15 34 (30.91%) F5
16 33 (30.00%) vSphere
17 32 (29.09%) Red Hat
17 32 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003
18 29 (26.36%) SAN
18 29 (26.36%) MS Excel
18 29 (26.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 28 (25.45%) VMware ESXi
20 26 (23.64%) UNIX
21 22 (20.00%) Firewall
22 21 (19.09%) Citrix
22 21 (19.09%) Problem Management
23 18 (16.36%) SQL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (16.36%) Apache
2 16 (14.55%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.82%) Tomcat
3 13 (11.82%) IIS
4 7 (6.36%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.55%) GlassFish
6 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.73%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.73%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.91%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.91%) Lync
Applications
1 29 (26.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (37.27%) NAS
2 29 (26.36%) SAN
3 22 (20.00%) Firewall
4 7 (6.36%) DNS
5 4 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (3.64%) Network Security
5 4 (3.64%) MPLS
5 4 (3.64%) OSPF
5 4 (3.64%) BGP
5 4 (3.64%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.73%) Internet
6 3 (2.73%) LAN
6 3 (2.73%) WAN
6 3 (2.73%) DHCP
7 2 (1.82%) HTTP
7 2 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (6.36%) Retail
2 5 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (2.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (36.36%) Architect
2 39 (35.45%) Infrastructure Architect
3 28 (25.45%) Analyst
4 24 (21.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 24 (21.82%) Operations Analyst
4 24 (21.82%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 11 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Support Technician
8 5 (4.55%) Linux Support
8 5 (4.55%) IT Support
9 4 (3.64%) Server Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Data Centre Technician
10 3 (2.73%) Technical Operations Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (2.73%) Operations Engineer
11 2 (1.82%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.91%) Web Services
1 1 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
1 3 (2.73%) PKI
2 2 (1.82%) Replication
2 2 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.91%) CLARiiON
3 1 (0.91%) Statistics
3 1 (0.91%) CMDB
3 1 (0.91%) Celerra
3 1 (0.91%) iSeries
3 1 (0.91%) EqualLogic
3 1 (0.91%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 62 (56.36%) Windows
2 48 (43.64%) Linux
3 41 (37.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (26.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (23.64%) UNIX
7 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.36%) CentOS
9 6 (5.45%) Windows 7
10 5 (4.55%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.64%) SUSE
11 4 (3.64%) Ubuntu
12 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.91%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.18%) E-Commerce
2 41 (37.27%) ITIL
3 38 (34.55%) TOGAF
4 35 (31.82%) Load Balancing
5 21 (19.09%) Problem Management
6 8 (7.27%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.55%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.64%) DevOps
8 4 (3.64%) Change Management
8 4 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.64%) Performance Management
9 3 (2.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.82%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.82%) Information Security
10 2 (1.82%) QMS
10 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (1.82%) Service Management
10 2 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.36%) SQL
2 15 (13.64%) Java
3 13 (11.82%) Perl
3 13 (11.82%) PHP
4 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.91%) C
6 1 (0.91%) C++
6 1 (0.91%) COBOL
6 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.27%) MCSE
3 6 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.55%) CCNA
4 5 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.91%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.91%) CCA
6 1 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.91%) MCTS
6 1 (0.91%) MCITP
6 1 (0.91%) HP AIS
6 1 (0.91%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.91%) HP MASE
6 1 (0.91%) VCDX
6 1 (0.91%) NCDA
6 1 (0.91%) NCIE
6 1 (0.91%) VCAP
6 1 (0.91%) CCEE
6 1 (0.91%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 4 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 100 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (49.09%) Active Directory
3 33 (30.00%) vSphere
4 28 (25.45%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.45%) XenApp
7 5 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.64%) MetaFrame
8 4 (3.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.82%) XenServer
10 1 (0.91%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Foglight
2 5 (4.55%) SCOM
3 4 (3.64%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.64%) SCCM
4 1 (0.91%) OpenView
4 1 (0.91%) Nagios
4 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.91%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.91%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.91%) Puppet
4 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.91%) Opsview
Vendors
1 110 (100.00%) VMware
2 74 (67.27%) Cisco
3 65 (59.09%) EMC
4 43 (39.09%) HP
5 41 (37.27%) NetApp
6 40 (36.36%) IBM
7 36 (32.73%) Microsoft
8 34 (30.91%) F5
9 32 (29.09%) Red Hat
10 21 (19.09%) Citrix
11 4 (3.64%) Juniper
11 4 (3.64%) CommVault
11 4 (3.64%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.64%) Symantec
11 4 (3.64%) Oracle
12 3 (2.73%) Lotus
12 3 (2.73%) Intel
13 2 (1.82%) Sophos
13 2 (1.82%) Imperva
14 1 (0.91%) Brocade
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