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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 231 219 213
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 25 46 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.63% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 3.60% 6.51% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 15
Average salary £56,500 £34,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.76% -10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
695 707 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.24% 9.62% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 527 564 493
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram 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 31 August 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
Manchester +8 18 £58,000 +68.11% 1
Cheshire -25 4 £43,250 +25.36% 2
Lancashire - 2 £45,000 - 1
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 27 (67.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (57.50%) SAN
5 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (50.00%) DNS
5 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (42.50%) Citrix
7 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (35.00%) DHCP
8 14 (35.00%) Replication
9 11 (27.50%) Migration
9 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
10 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (25.00%) HP
10 10 (25.00%) Cisco
10 10 (25.00%) Firewall
10 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (22.50%) Lync
11 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (22.50%) SQL
12 8 (20.00%) IIS
12 8 (20.00%) VPN
12 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (20.00%) UNIX
12 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 9 (22.50%) Lync
2 8 (20.00%) IIS
3 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle 9iAS
6 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon EMR
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) SAN
2 20 (50.00%) DNS
3 14 (35.00%) DHCP
4 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
5 10 (25.00%) Firewall
6 8 (20.00%) VPN
6 8 (20.00%) DMZ
7 6 (15.00%) Ethernet
7 6 (15.00%) Internet
7 6 (15.00%) NAS
8 4 (10.00%) WAN
8 4 (10.00%) LAN
9 2 (5.00%) VoIP
9 2 (5.00%) VLAN
10 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.50%) Wireless
10 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (15.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (10.00%) Law
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Architect
2 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) DBA
4 6 (15.00%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Applications Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.00%) Senior DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) WebCenter
3 1 (2.50%) YAML
3 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Replication
2 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (7.50%) LPAR
4 3 (7.50%) Life Science
4 3 (7.50%) Clustering
5 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (67.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (20.00%) UNIX
6 5 (12.50%) AIX
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.50%) NetWare
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Migration
2 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (15.00%) Identity Management
2 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (15.00%) MapReduce
2 6 (15.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.00%) Coaching
5 3 (7.50%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Security
5 3 (7.50%) Service Management
5 3 (7.50%) ITSM
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
5 3 (7.50%) ETL
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) Prolog
3 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (12.50%) MCSE
5 4 (10.00%) CCNA
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.00%) MCTS
5 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.50%) MCITP
6 3 (7.50%) CCA
6 3 (7.50%) OCP
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (7.50%) EMC Certification
7 2 (5.00%) MCSA
7 2 (5.00%) NCDA
8 1 (2.50%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (20.00%) vSphere
4 6 (15.00%) XenApp
4 6 (15.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.00%) XenServer
6 3 (7.50%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (7.50%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
2 5 (12.50%) WSUS
3 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.50%) MOM
4 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (42.50%) Citrix
4 10 (25.00%) HP
4 10 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (15.00%) IBM
5 6 (15.00%) Oracle
6 5 (12.50%) EMC
7 3 (7.50%) CommVault
7 3 (7.50%) NetApp
7 3 (7.50%) Novell
7 3 (7.50%) Dell
7 3 (7.50%) Sun
8 1 (2.50%) Veeam
8 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.50%) Hitachi
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago