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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 128 131 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 42 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 1.43% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 12.07% 11.33% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 25
Average salary £37,831 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.09% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £27,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
348 459 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.63% 12.59% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 286 359 243
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
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 22 May 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Leeds

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 54 (87.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (82.26%) Windows
4 48 (77.42%) Active Directory
5 35 (56.45%) Linux
6 34 (54.84%) Cisco
7 32 (51.61%) Load Balancing
8 29 (46.77%) ITIL
9 25 (40.32%) HP
9 25 (40.32%) NetApp
9 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (35.48%) Red Hat
10 22 (35.48%) IBM
10 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
11 21 (33.87%) DNS
11 21 (33.87%) Firewall
12 20 (32.26%) NAS
12 20 (32.26%) EMC
13 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (25.81%) TOGAF
14 16 (25.81%) CheckPoint
14 16 (25.81%) Juniper
14 16 (25.81%) F5
15 15 (24.19%) UNIX
16 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (19.35%) DHCP
17 12 (19.35%) SAN
18 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
19 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) IIS
3 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) DNS
1 21 (33.87%) Firewall
2 20 (32.26%) NAS
3 12 (19.35%) DHCP
3 12 (19.35%) SAN
4 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.90%) VPN
4 8 (12.90%) MPLS
5 7 (11.29%) WAN
6 6 (9.68%) IP Telephony
6 6 (9.68%) Unified Communications
7 4 (6.45%) Internet
8 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.61%) VLAN
9 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.61%) ADSL
9 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) MySQL
2 6 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.68%) Riak
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Architect
1 18 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 18 (29.03%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (11.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Analyst
3 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
4 3 (4.84%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (3.23%) Administrator
5 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (3.23%) Consultant
5 2 (3.23%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (3.23%) Project Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 1 (1.61%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (1.61%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (1.61%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Replication
2 6 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (6.45%) Clustering
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Statistics
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) IVR
6 1 (1.61%) iSeries
6 1 (1.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 35 (56.45%) Linux
3 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (24.19%) UNIX
7 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Load Balancing
2 29 (46.77%) ITIL
3 16 (25.81%) TOGAF
4 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (11.29%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.06%) Project Management
8 4 (6.45%) Software Distribution
9 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.84%) Supplier Management
9 3 (4.84%) System Testing
9 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.23%) Migration
10 2 (3.23%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.61%) Capacity Management
11 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.29%) MCSA
3 6 (9.68%) ISEB
4 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.84%) VCAP
5 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.84%) MCSE
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (87.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (77.42%) Active Directory
3 10 (16.13%) vSphere
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.23%) vCloud
6 1 (1.61%) KVM
6 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SCCM
1 5 (8.06%) SCOM
1 5 (8.06%) WSUS
2 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (54.84%) Cisco
3 25 (40.32%) HP
3 25 (40.32%) NetApp
4 22 (35.48%) Red Hat
4 22 (35.48%) IBM
4 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 20 (32.26%) EMC
6 16 (25.81%) CheckPoint
6 16 (25.81%) Juniper
6 16 (25.81%) F5
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle
7 6 (9.68%) Intel
7 6 (9.68%) Infoblox
8 5 (8.06%) Citrix
8 5 (8.06%) Dell
9 4 (6.45%) Symantec
10 2 (3.23%) Lotus
11 1 (1.61%) Websense
11 1 (1.61%) Sophos
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