The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 50 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.27% 0.58% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 4.48% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
VMware ESX
Merseyside

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

System Software Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 67 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.71% 13.01% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 49 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £40,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Liverpool

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Change Management
2 11 (91.67%) e-Health
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Server
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (91.67%) EMC
2 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) CA
2 11 (91.67%) NetApp
2 11 (91.67%) Client/Server
2 11 (91.67%) SLA
2 11 (91.67%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (91.67%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (91.67%) VMFS
2 11 (91.67%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (91.67%) vCloud
2 11 (91.67%) Capacity Management
2 11 (91.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) DMZ
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) DMZ
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Client/Server
1 11 (91.67%) e-Health
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Change Management
1 11 (91.67%) Capacity Planning
1 11 (91.67%) Capacity Management
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Server
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (91.67%) VMFS
1 11 (91.67%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (91.67%) vCloud
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) EMC
2 11 (91.67%) CA
2 11 (91.67%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft