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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 228 230 242
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 17 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.80% 3.15% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 6
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +130.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £19,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £65,250 £31,625
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
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
607 667 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.86% 9.73% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 471 536 421
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +14 13 £30,750 -5.38% 6
Cheshire +1 2 £37,500 +134.37% 2
Lancashire - 2 £55,000 - 1
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 22 (84.62%) VMware
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 16 (61.54%) DNS
3 16 (61.54%) SAN
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 10 (38.46%) DHCP
5 10 (38.46%) SQL
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) SCCM
6 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (30.77%) NAS
7 8 (30.77%) Migration
7 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco
7 8 (30.77%) Citrix
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
9 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (23.08%) MCSE
9 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
10 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
10 5 (19.23%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) NetApp
11 4 (15.38%) Nagios
11 4 (15.38%) Perl
11 4 (15.38%) PHP
11 4 (15.38%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) DNS
1 16 (61.54%) SAN
2 10 (38.46%) DHCP
3 8 (30.77%) NAS
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall
5 4 (15.38%) WAN
5 4 (15.38%) LAN
6 3 (11.54%) VLAN
6 3 (11.54%) Wireless
6 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.69%) RTP
7 2 (7.69%) SCCP
7 2 (7.69%) H.323
7 2 (7.69%) DMZ
7 2 (7.69%) Internet
7 2 (7.69%) VoIP
7 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 2 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) IT Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Senior IT Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Statistics
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) CentOS
5 3 (11.54%) FreeNAS
5 3 (11.54%) Debian
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Migration
3 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Patch Management
4 3 (11.54%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) MapReduce
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.85%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
4 2 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (23.08%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.69%) MCP
4 2 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) CCVP
5 1 (3.85%) VCP5
5 1 (3.85%) VCAP
5 1 (3.85%) VCP4
5 1 (3.85%) CCEE
5 1 (3.85%) CCAA
5 1 (3.85%) CCIA
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) VCDX
5 1 (3.85%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (15.38%) XenApp
4 4 (15.38%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) vCloud
5 3 (11.54%) XenServer
5 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) Nagios
2 4 (15.38%) Puppet
3 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
3 3 (11.54%) WSUS
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) New Relic
5 3 (11.54%) ProCurve
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam
6 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago