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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 240 228 255
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 8 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.08% 1.66% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 17
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,200 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,375 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
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
743 603 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.68% 9.30% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 637 511 494
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -11 6 £37,500 +31.57%
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 - 2
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (97.22%) VMware
2 25 (69.44%) Windows
3 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 21 (58.33%) DNS
5 20 (55.56%) SAN
6 19 (52.78%) Cisco
6 19 (52.78%) MS Exchange
6 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (47.22%) DHCP
8 16 (44.44%) LAN
8 16 (44.44%) WAN
8 16 (44.44%) vSphere
9 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (38.89%) Firewall
11 13 (36.11%) VMware ESX
11 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
12 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 12 (33.33%) iSCSI
12 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
12 12 (33.33%) NAS
13 11 (30.56%) Linux
14 10 (27.78%) VPN
14 10 (27.78%) HP
14 10 (27.78%) vCloud
14 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (25.00%) SCCM
15 9 (25.00%) ITIL
16 8 (22.22%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (52.78%) MS Exchange
2 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (19.44%) IIS
4 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (16.67%) Lync
5 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (8.33%) Apache
7 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.78%) Site Server
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) DNS
2 20 (55.56%) SAN
3 17 (47.22%) DHCP
4 16 (44.44%) LAN
4 16 (44.44%) WAN
5 14 (38.89%) Firewall
6 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 12 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 12 (33.33%) NAS
7 10 (27.78%) VPN
8 8 (22.22%) Internet
8 8 (22.22%) MPLS
9 6 (16.67%) SNMP
9 6 (16.67%) IPsec
10 5 (13.89%) ADSL
10 5 (13.89%) ISDN
11 4 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (5.56%) DMZ
12 2 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) IT Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) e-Health
4 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (30.56%) Linux
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.33%) Debian
6 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.33%) Android
6 3 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.78%) UNIX
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.11%) VB
4 3 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (19.44%) MCSE
2 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) CCNA
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.89%) MCITP
4 4 (11.11%) MCTS
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) CCA
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) MCSD
5 1 (2.78%) VCP4
5 1 (2.78%) VCDX
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) VCAP
5 1 (2.78%) CCEE
5 1 (2.78%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (44.44%) vSphere
4 13 (36.11%) VMware ESX
5 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 10 (27.78%) vCloud
7 3 (8.33%) Firmware
8 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.78%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) OpenNMS
2 6 (16.67%) SCOM
2 6 (16.67%) WSUS
3 4 (11.11%) Puppet
4 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 3 (8.33%) Nagios
4 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.78%) Opsview
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) VMware
2 19 (52.78%) Cisco
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) HP
5 8 (22.22%) Citrix
6 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
6 7 (19.44%) EMC
6 7 (19.44%) Veeam
7 6 (16.67%) Acronis
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle
7 6 (16.67%) Dell
7 6 (16.67%) Juniper
7 6 (16.67%) NetApp
8 4 (11.11%) NETGEAR
8 4 (11.11%) Symantec
9 3 (8.33%) CA
10 2 (5.56%) Kaspersky
10 2 (5.56%) ProCurve
10 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
10 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Home Working + Company Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Package, Home Working
Posted: 21 days ago