The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 172 176
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category - 2.06% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Median salary - £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
VMware ESX
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
330 339 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.84% 10.04% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 284 260 321
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Manchester

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (60.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Software Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec