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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 176 182 192
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 2.43% 2.48% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 5
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £40,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £75,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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
370 404 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.24% 10.15% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 273 329 241
Average salary £33,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -5 1 £54,000 +116.00% 1
VMware ESX
North West

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) DNS
6 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
6 7 (53.85%) ITIL
6 7 (53.85%) Citrix
6 7 (53.85%) Migration
7 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
7 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (46.15%) VBScript
7 6 (46.15%) MCSE
7 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
7 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
8 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
8 5 (38.46%) Replication
9 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (30.77%) Sun
9 4 (30.77%) WSUS
10 3 (23.08%) XenApp
10 3 (23.08%) SQL
10 3 (23.08%) IIS
10 3 (23.08%) Dell
11 2 (15.38%) Firewall
11 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (15.38%) SCCM
11 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
3 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) DMZ
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MSI
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) VBScript
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (23.08%) XenApp
6 1 (7.69%) vSphere
6 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) WSUS
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
3 1 (7.69%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Sun
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) Lotus
7 1 (7.69%) Apple
7 1 (7.69%) BMC
7 1 (7.69%) NetApp
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (7.69%) AppSense
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago