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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 232 225 222
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.036% 0.36% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 3.57% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 29
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £35,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £65,000 £64,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
596 644 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.61% 10.21% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 492 512 601
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +6 1 £38,500 -14.44%
Manchester -8 1 £47,500 -8.65% 2
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) DMZ
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
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Posted: 3 days ago
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