The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 229 232 235
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 6 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.52% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 0.91% 4.95% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 24
Average salary £25,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.38% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -1.16%
VMware ESX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
657 727 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 11.87% 10.51% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 538 613 547
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in the North West

VMware ESX
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Manchester +21 6 £25,000 -61.53% 1
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
5 8 (53.33%) DHCP
5 8 (53.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (53.33%) Skype for Business
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (46.67%) SLA
6 7 (46.67%) HP
7 6 (40.00%) CCNA
7 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (40.00%) MCSE
7 6 (40.00%) SAP
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (40.00%) SAN
7 6 (40.00%) Terminal Services
7 6 (40.00%) NAS
7 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (40.00%) Veeam
7 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (40.00%) HP StoreVirtual
8 5 (33.33%) Citrix
8 5 (33.33%) Sun
9 4 (26.67%) IIS
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (53.33%) Skype for Business
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) DHCP
3 6 (40.00%) NAS
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) DMZ
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCSE
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) Xen
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 6 (40.00%) Veeam
4 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago