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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 155 160 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 9 25 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.70% 1.44%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 5.91% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 18
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -17.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
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
351 423 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.39% 11.92% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 319 356 385
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) ITIL
3 14 (82.35%) Citrix
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
5 12 (70.59%) SQL
6 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (52.94%) ITIL V3
7 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
7 9 (52.94%) IIS
8 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
9 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
9 7 (41.18%) Windows
10 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
11 5 (29.41%) XenApp
12 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (23.53%) DNS
12 4 (23.53%) HP
12 4 (23.53%) NetApp
13 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
13 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (17.65%) SAN
13 3 (17.65%) MPLS
13 3 (17.65%) EMC
13 3 (17.65%) IBM

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (52.94%) IIS
4 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (11.76%) Confluence
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) MPLS
2 3 (17.65%) NAS
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) ADSL
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Team Leader
2 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 8 (47.06%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL V3
2 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) XenApp
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Citrix
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) NetApp
6 3 (17.65%) EMC
6 3 (17.65%) F5
6 3 (17.65%) IBM
6 3 (17.65%) Infoblox
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) Symantec