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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 227 245 239
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 14 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 2.17% 1.33% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 11
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £26,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +56.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £62,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.90% +12.00%
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
644 676 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.89% 9.61% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 487 527 421
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.36% -0.93%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +3 11 £41,250 - 4
Lancashire - 2 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £39,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 20 (90.91%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) SAN
4 12 (54.55%) DNS
5 10 (45.45%) Cisco
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (36.36%) NAS
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (27.27%) SCCM
8 6 (27.27%) Migration
8 6 (27.27%) DHCP
8 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 5 (22.73%) NetApp
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (22.73%) IIS
9 5 (22.73%) MCSE
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (18.18%) CentOS
10 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
10 4 (18.18%) MS Office
10 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
10 4 (18.18%) Firewall
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix
10 4 (18.18%) Nagios
11 3 (13.64%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.64%) Lync
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 12 (54.55%) DNS
3 8 (36.36%) NAS
4 6 (27.27%) DHCP
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) VLAN
7 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 2 (9.09%) VPN
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 2 (9.09%) VoIP
7 2 (9.09%) WAN
7 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 2 (9.09%) RTP
7 2 (9.09%) SCCP
7 2 (9.09%) H.323
7 2 (9.09%) DMZ
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (4.55%) Wireless
8 1 (4.55%) SNMP
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (22.73%) Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Technician
3 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Technician
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Technician
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Support Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Statistics
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) CentOS
6 3 (13.64%) Debian
6 3 (13.64%) FreeNAS
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.55%) UNIX
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) MapReduce
3 2 (9.09%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.09%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
2 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (9.09%) CCVP
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCA
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCSD
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) VCDX
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
4 1 (4.55%) VCP5
4 1 (4.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (9.09%) vCloud
5 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
6 1 (4.55%) XenApp
6 1 (4.55%) XenServer
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) Nagios
3 3 (13.64%) Puppet
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (4.55%) WSUS
5 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) NetApp
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) New Relic
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle
7 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.55%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam
7 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago