The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 129 124 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 54 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.48% 1.06% 1.09%
As % of the System Software category 11.07% 10.47% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 21
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £37,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £45,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.58%
System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
488 258 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.34% 10.12% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 360 201 175
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESX
West Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Leeds

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 107 (100.00%) VMware
2 96 (89.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (67.29%) Windows
4 62 (57.94%) Cisco
5 59 (55.14%) EMC
6 58 (54.21%) Linux
7 50 (46.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (42.99%) vSphere
8 46 (42.99%) E-Commerce
9 43 (40.19%) SAN
10 41 (38.32%) Microsoft
11 40 (37.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (36.45%) Red Hat
13 38 (35.51%) UNIX
14 37 (34.58%) Active Directory
14 37 (34.58%) VMware ESXi
15 36 (33.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 34 (31.78%) MS Excel
17 31 (28.97%) Problem Management
18 30 (28.04%) HP
19 26 (24.30%) NetApp
20 25 (23.36%) ITIL
20 25 (23.36%) NAS
21 23 (21.50%) IBM
22 22 (20.56%) Citrix
23 21 (19.63%) SQL
23 21 (19.63%) Firewall
23 21 (19.63%) TOGAF
24 18 (16.82%) Load Balancing
24 18 (16.82%) F5

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 17 (15.89%) Apache
2 16 (14.95%) MS Exchange
3 15 (14.02%) Tomcat
4 10 (9.35%) IIS
5 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.67%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.80%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.80%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.93%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.93%) Lync
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (31.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (40.19%) SAN
2 25 (23.36%) NAS
3 21 (19.63%) Firewall
4 7 (6.54%) DNS
5 6 (5.61%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.80%) Internet
7 3 (2.80%) DHCP
8 2 (1.87%) HTTP
8 2 (1.87%) LAN
8 2 (1.87%) WAN
8 2 (1.87%) SSL
9 1 (0.93%) BGP
9 1 (0.93%) MPLS
9 1 (0.93%) OSPF
9 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.93%) Network Security
9 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (5.61%) Retail
2 5 (4.67%) Finance
3 3 (2.80%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (27.10%) Analyst
2 25 (23.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 25 (23.36%) Operations Analyst
2 25 (23.36%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
3 23 (21.50%) Architect
4 22 (20.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 13 (12.15%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) Support Technician
7 6 (5.61%) Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) Linux Support
8 5 (4.67%) IT Support
9 4 (3.74%) Data Centre Technician
9 4 (3.74%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) Middleware
1 1 (0.93%) Flash
1 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.74%) Clustering
2 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.80%) CLARiiON
2 3 (2.80%) PKI
2 3 (2.80%) Celerra
2 3 (2.80%) EqualLogic
3 2 (1.87%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Statistics
4 1 (0.93%) CMDB
4 1 (0.93%) iSeries
4 1 (0.93%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 72 (67.29%) Windows
2 58 (54.21%) Linux
3 50 (46.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (37.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (35.51%) UNIX
6 36 (33.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.54%) CentOS
9 5 (4.67%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.74%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.74%) SUSE
11 2 (1.87%) Solaris
11 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.93%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.99%) E-Commerce
2 31 (28.97%) Problem Management
3 25 (23.36%) ITIL
4 21 (19.63%) TOGAF
5 18 (16.82%) Load Balancing
6 10 (9.35%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.67%) Change Management
7 5 (4.67%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.74%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.87%) QMS
9 2 (1.87%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.87%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (1.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.87%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.87%) Information Security
9 2 (1.87%) Service Management
10 1 (0.93%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) SQL
2 15 (14.02%) Perl
2 15 (14.02%) PHP
3 14 (13.08%) Java
4 8 (7.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) C++
6 1 (0.93%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (8.41%) MCSE
4 6 (5.61%) CCNA
4 6 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.80%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.80%) VCAP
5 3 (2.80%) CCEE
5 3 (2.80%) CCIA
5 3 (2.80%) MCITP
5 3 (2.80%) MCTS
5 3 (2.80%) HP AIS
5 3 (2.80%) HP ASE
5 3 (2.80%) HP MASE
5 3 (2.80%) VCDX
5 3 (2.80%) NCDA
5 3 (2.80%) NCIE
6 1 (0.93%) CCA
6 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) SLA
2 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 96 (89.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (42.99%) vSphere
3 37 (34.58%) Active Directory
3 37 (34.58%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (12.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.61%) XenApp
6 5 (4.67%) XenServer
7 4 (3.74%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.87%) vCloud
9 1 (0.93%) NFS
9 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.93%) KVM
9 1 (0.93%) RHEV
9 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (11.21%) Foglight
2 5 (4.67%) SCOM
3 4 (3.74%) SCCM
3 4 (3.74%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.93%) OpenView
4 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.93%) Opsview
4 1 (0.93%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (57.94%) Cisco
3 59 (55.14%) EMC
4 41 (38.32%) Microsoft
5 39 (36.45%) Red Hat
6 30 (28.04%) HP
7 26 (24.30%) NetApp
8 23 (21.50%) IBM
9 22 (20.56%) Citrix
10 18 (16.82%) F5
11 5 (4.67%) Oracle
12 4 (3.74%) CommVault
12 4 (3.74%) Symantec
13 3 (2.80%) Lotus
13 3 (2.80%) Intel
13 3 (2.80%) Dell
14 2 (1.87%) Imperva
14 2 (1.87%) Sun
14 2 (1.87%) Sophos
15 1 (0.93%) Micro Focus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42500.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + on call
Posted: 13 days ago