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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 165 183 182
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.18% 1.59% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
321 378 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.77% 9.91% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 243 309 234
Average salary £32,750 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Manchester

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Rochdale -2 2 £54,000 +116.00% 1
VMware ESX
North West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (55.56%) DNS
6 9 (50.00%) Citrix
7 8 (44.44%) ITIL
7 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
7 8 (44.44%) Migration
7 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
8 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
8 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
8 7 (38.89%) MCSE
8 7 (38.89%) VBScript
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (33.33%) SAN
9 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 6 (33.33%) Replication
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (27.78%) WSUS
10 5 (27.78%) SQL
11 4 (22.22%) IIS
11 4 (22.22%) Sun
11 4 (22.22%) Firewall
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (16.67%) NAS
12 3 (16.67%) XenApp

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
2 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) NAS
6 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.11%) DMZ
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.56%) DHCP
7 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 2 (11.11%) MapReduce
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Release Management
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
1 7 (38.89%) VBScript
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCSE
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.11%) CCA
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.11%) NCDA
4 1 (5.56%) HP ASE
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (16.67%) XenApp
6 2 (11.11%) vSphere
6 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) WSUS
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.56%) XenMobile
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Sun
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) Lotus
7 1 (5.56%) Veeam
7 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.56%) Apple
7 1 (5.56%) AppSense
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) BMC
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company bonus and corporate ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + training, progression, 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago