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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 184 163 179
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 1.74% 4.68% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 14
Average salary £52,000 £27,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.09% -23.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £29,736
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,400 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
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
460 299 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.98% 8.05% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 399 264 324
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Rochdale +1 2 £52,000 +89.09%
VMware ESX
North West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (42.31%) Citrix
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) vSphere
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (34.62%) Internet
6 9 (34.62%) Change Control
7 8 (30.77%) Windows 2000
7 8 (30.77%) VMS
7 8 (30.77%) CCA
7 8 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (30.77%) Change Management
7 8 (30.77%) MCTS
7 8 (30.77%) MCITP
7 8 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (26.92%) Dell
8 7 (26.92%) SAN
8 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) SNMP
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) Active Directory

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 9 (34.62%) Internet
3 7 (26.92%) SAN
4 6 (23.08%) SNMP
4 6 (23.08%) IPsec
4 6 (23.08%) iSCSI
4 6 (23.08%) NAS
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) Firewall
7 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
7 3 (11.54%) VPN
8 2 (7.69%) LAN
8 2 (7.69%) WAN
8 2 (7.69%) DMZ
8 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (3.85%) Wireless
9 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Support Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Server Support
2 8 (30.77%) Server Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Server Support Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) iPhone
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (30.77%) VMS
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 2000
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (15.38%) Linux
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.69%) Debian
8 2 (7.69%) Android
9 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
1 9 (34.62%) Change Control
2 8 (30.77%) Change Management
3 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (30.77%) MCTS
2 8 (30.77%) MCITP
2 8 (30.77%) CCA
2 8 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) BS7799
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (38.46%) vSphere
3 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 6 (23.08%) vCloud
5 3 (11.54%) XenApp
5 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.85%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCOM
1 6 (23.08%) OpenNMS
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) XenMobile
2 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Citrix
3 7 (26.92%) Dell
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) Veeam
4 6 (23.08%) Acronis
5 2 (7.69%) Kaspersky
5 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) CA
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
5 2 (7.69%) Websense
5 2 (7.69%) Clearswift
6 1 (3.85%) Lotus
6 1 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago