The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 244 242 203
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -39
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 9 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.18% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 1.30% 2.35% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 39
Average salary £41,250 £26,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.39% -29.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
690 553 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.53% 7.47% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 541 427 635
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
VMware ESXi
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 7 £41,250 +55.66% 2
Merseyside -16 2 £62,500 +129.35%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) Citrix
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (55.00%) Linux
6 10 (50.00%) vSphere
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (40.00%) MCSE
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
9 7 (35.00%) DHCP
9 7 (35.00%) DNS
9 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (30.00%) vCloud
10 6 (30.00%) SAN
10 6 (30.00%) NetApp
10 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
11 5 (25.00%) SCCM
11 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 5 (25.00%) LAN
11 5 (25.00%) WAN
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco
12 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
12 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
12 4 (20.00%) Apache
12 4 (20.00%) VBScript
12 4 (20.00%) MySQL
12 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 4 (20.00%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Lync
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DHCP
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) SAN
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) FlexPod Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (20.00%) Debian
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
1 4 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) VBScript
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (20.00%) MCITP
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) NCDA
4 3 (15.00%) NCIE
4 3 (15.00%) CCA
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (15.00%) CCEA
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.00%) MCTS
5 2 (10.00%) CCEE
5 2 (10.00%) CCIA
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (5.00%) VCP5
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) vSphere
3 6 (30.00%) vCloud
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (20.00%) XenApp
5 4 (20.00%) Squid
6 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (20.00%) ProCurve
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (20.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 4 (20.00%) Symantec
7 3 (15.00%) Apple
8 1 (5.00%) Sage
8 1 (5.00%) McAfee
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago