The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 50 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 19 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.97% 0.48% 2.69%
As % of the System Software category 30.16% 6.82% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 18
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -4.10%
System Software Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 44 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.86% 7.05% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 31 133
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESXi
North West

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Merseyside

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Liverpool +18 18 £57,500 +28.49%
VMware ESXi
North West

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (100.00%) vCloud
2 20 (95.24%) Capacity Planning
2 20 (95.24%) PowerShell
2 20 (95.24%) VMware ESX
3 19 (90.48%) EMC
3 19 (90.48%) SAN
3 19 (90.48%) NetApp
4 18 (85.71%) Client/Server
4 18 (85.71%) HP
4 18 (85.71%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (85.71%) VMFS
4 18 (85.71%) VMware Server
4 18 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (80.95%) Capacity Management
5 17 (80.95%) e-Health
5 17 (80.95%) Change Management
5 17 (80.95%) SLA
5 17 (80.95%) CA
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) DMZ
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) Windows
9 2 (9.52%) Linux
10 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
10 1 (4.76%) vSphere

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) DMZ
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Consultant
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Specialist
3 7 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Client/Server
2 17 (80.95%) e-Health
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Capacity Planning
2 18 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (80.95%) Capacity Management
3 17 (80.95%) Change Management
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (80.95%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (100.00%) vCloud
2 20 (95.24%) VMware ESX
3 18 (85.71%) VMFS
3 18 (85.71%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) EMC
2 19 (90.48%) NetApp
3 18 (85.71%) HP
4 17 (80.95%) CA