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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 233 221 248
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 18 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 2.88% 4.06% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 9
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £34,010
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +69.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £65,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
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
624 689 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.78% 9.88% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 494 575 465
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +10 14 £37,000 +68.18%
Cheshire +1 4 £37,500 +134.37% 4
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 28 (87.50%) VMware
2 26 (81.25%) Windows
3 24 (75.00%) DNS
4 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 22 (68.75%) SAN
5 16 (50.00%) DHCP
5 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (46.88%) SCCM
7 14 (43.75%) Citrix
8 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (37.50%) Migration
10 11 (34.38%) SQL
10 11 (34.38%) ITIL
11 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
11 10 (31.25%) NAS
12 9 (28.13%) XenApp
12 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
12 9 (28.13%) Degree
12 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
13 8 (25.00%) Cisco
13 8 (25.00%) MCSE
13 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (25.00%) WSUS
13 8 (25.00%) XenServer
13 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
15 6 (18.75%) Symantec
15 6 (18.75%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) Lync
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) DNS
2 22 (68.75%) SAN
3 16 (50.00%) DHCP
4 10 (31.25%) NAS
5 6 (18.75%) LAN
5 6 (18.75%) WAN
6 5 (15.63%) iSCSI
6 5 (15.63%) Firewall
6 5 (15.63%) Wireless
7 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 4 (12.50%) DMZ
7 4 (12.50%) Internet
8 3 (9.38%) VLAN
9 2 (6.25%) RTP
9 2 (6.25%) SCCP
9 2 (6.25%) H.323
9 2 (6.25%) VoIP
10 1 (3.13%) LDAP
10 1 (3.13%) SNMP
10 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 3 (9.38%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) IT Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Support Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior DBA
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 2 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 2 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) IT Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Senior IT Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) EMC VNX
2 5 (15.63%) Replication
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Statistics
5 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Linux
5 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
6 4 (12.50%) CentOS
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.38%) Debian
7 3 (9.38%) FreeNAS
8 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.13%) UNIX
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Migration
2 11 (34.38%) ITIL
3 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
4 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
4 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
4 5 (15.63%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.63%) Patch Management
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.50%) MapReduce
6 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.38%) Coaching
7 2 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VBScript
2 4 (12.50%) VB
3 3 (9.38%) Perl
3 3 (9.38%) PHP
3 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) MCSE
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) CCNA
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.25%) CCNP
6 2 (6.25%) MCP
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.25%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) XenApp
4 8 (25.00%) XenServer
5 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
6 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 6 (18.75%) vSphere
7 5 (15.63%) vCloud
7 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) SCCM
2 8 (25.00%) WSUS
3 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
4 4 (12.50%) Nagios
5 3 (9.38%) Puppet
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) VMware
2 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (43.75%) Citrix
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (18.75%) HP
5 6 (18.75%) Symantec
6 5 (15.63%) NetApp
6 5 (15.63%) EMC
6 5 (15.63%) ProCurve
7 3 (9.38%) New Relic
8 1 (3.13%) Veeam
8 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.13%) Sophos
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 26 days ago