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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 232 231 245
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.035% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 2.74% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 19
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £54,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
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
606 658 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.68% 10.10% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 497 499 539
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,425
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
Cheshire +29 1 £51,000 +200.00%
Manchester -2 1 £28,000 -25.33% 1
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) SAP
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) Sun
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
4 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
4 4 (57.14%) HP StoreVirtual
4 4 (57.14%) NAS
4 4 (57.14%) Veeam
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) DMZ
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) IT Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) IT Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Software Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 4 (57.14%) Sun
3 4 (57.14%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
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