The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 78 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.13% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.38% 0.98% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
VMware ESX
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 102 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.37% 14.49% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 100 62
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Leicestershire region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +8 1 £45,000 -10.00%
VMware ESX
East Midlands

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) CCEE
1 1 (50.00%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint