The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 177 177 162
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 1.54% 1.82% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 12
Average salary £19,000 £38,255 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.33% +2.01%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
390 329 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.72% 8.11% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 323 287 281
Average salary £33,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
VMware ESXi
North West

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Manchester

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Bury -9 3 £19,000 -22.44%
VMware ESXi
North West

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Apache
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (50.00%) Squid
5 5 (41.67%) MCSE
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (33.33%) ProCurve
6 4 (33.33%) vSphere
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) SMTP
4 3 (25.00%) LDAP
4 3 (25.00%) HTTP
4 3 (25.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Junior
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) FlexPod Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Debian
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (25.00%) Workflow
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (8.33%) NCIE
5 1 (8.33%) VCP5
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Squid
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) vCloud
4 3 (25.00%) KVM
4 3 (25.00%) Samba
4 3 (25.00%) NFS
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) NetApp
5 4 (33.33%) ProCurve
6 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) Dell
6 3 (25.00%) EMC
7 1 (8.33%) Spiceworks
7 1 (8.33%) Mitel
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) Nortel
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle