The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 232 246 245
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 12 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.81% 1.11% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 16
Average salary £39,000 £41,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,900 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £61,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.30% +10.00%
VMware ESXi
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
664 628 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.05% 9.08% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 513 496 424
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in the North West

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in the North West

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +13 10 £37,500 +1.69% 5
Cheshire - 1 £39,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £55,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 27 (96.43%) VMware
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) DNS
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco
4 15 (53.57%) SAN
4 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 12 (42.86%) DHCP
6 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
6 11 (39.29%) vSphere
7 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 10 (35.71%) Linux
8 9 (32.14%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) LAN
8 9 (32.14%) WAN
8 9 (32.14%) SCCM
9 8 (28.57%) iSCSI
9 8 (28.57%) MCSE
9 8 (28.57%) HP
9 8 (28.57%) Citrix
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (25.00%) NetApp
10 7 (25.00%) VPN
10 7 (25.00%) NAS
10 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (21.43%) EMC
11 6 (21.43%) Migration
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Lync
3 5 (17.86%) IIS
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) DNS
2 15 (53.57%) SAN
3 12 (42.86%) DHCP
4 9 (32.14%) LAN
4 9 (32.14%) WAN
5 8 (28.57%) iSCSI
6 7 (25.00%) NAS
6 7 (25.00%) VPN
7 5 (17.86%) Firewall
8 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) SNMP
9 3 (10.71%) VLAN
10 2 (7.14%) IPsec
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (7.14%) Internet
10 2 (7.14%) MPLS
11 1 (3.57%) RTP
11 1 (3.57%) SCCP
11 1 (3.57%) H.323
11 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) IT Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Support Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Technician
6 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) CentOS
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) Debian
5 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) FreeNAS
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (21.43%) Migration
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.71%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.57%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) VB
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) MCSE
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (14.29%) MCITP
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) MCTS
5 1 (3.57%) VCDX
5 1 (3.57%) VCP4
5 1 (3.57%) VCAP
5 1 (3.57%) CCEE
5 1 (3.57%) CCAA
5 1 (3.57%) CCIA
5 1 (3.57%) VCP5
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCVP
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
5 1 (3.57%) MCSD
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (39.29%) vSphere
2 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (21.43%) vCloud
4 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.14%) Firmware
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) WSUS
3 4 (14.29%) Nagios
4 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
4 3 (10.71%) Puppet
5 2 (7.14%) vMotion
5 2 (7.14%) SCOM
5 2 (7.14%) OpenNMS
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) VMware
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) HP
4 8 (28.57%) Citrix
5 7 (25.00%) NetApp
6 6 (21.43%) EMC
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) ProCurve
7 3 (10.71%) NETGEAR
7 3 (10.71%) Veeam
7 3 (10.71%) Symantec
7 3 (10.71%) New Relic
8 2 (7.14%) Acronis
8 2 (7.14%) Dell
9 1 (3.57%) IBM
9 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago
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