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 14 July 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 205 243 206
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -37
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 30 8 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.11% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 4.30% 1.42% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 41
Average salary £57,500 £35,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.83% -15.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £29,255 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £34,255 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.53% -8.65%
System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
697 563 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.97% 7.64% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 590 463 696
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 14 July 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 14 July 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
(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
Merseyside +15 19 £57,500 +44.65% 1
Manchester +15 8 £22,000 -24.79% 1
Lancashire +6 2 £28,500 - 1
Cheshire 0 1 £16,000 -55.55%
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 34 (91.89%) VMware
2 26 (70.27%) SAN
3 25 (67.57%) HP
3 25 (67.57%) vCloud
4 24 (64.86%) PowerShell
4 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (62.16%) EMC
5 23 (62.16%) NetApp
6 20 (54.05%) VMware ESX
6 20 (54.05%) Capacity Planning
7 18 (48.65%) VMFS
7 18 (48.65%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (48.65%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (48.65%) VMware Server
7 18 (48.65%) Client/Server
8 17 (45.95%) SLA
8 17 (45.95%) Change Management
8 17 (45.95%) CA
8 17 (45.95%) e-Health
8 17 (45.95%) Capacity Management
9 14 (37.84%) Windows
10 13 (35.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
11 11 (29.73%) Degree
12 10 (27.03%) ITIL
12 10 (27.03%) Linux
13 8 (21.62%) SQL
13 8 (21.62%) DNS
13 8 (21.62%) DHCP
14 7 (18.92%) Squid

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 7 (18.92%) Apache
2 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Lync
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) SAN
2 8 (21.62%) DHCP
2 8 (21.62%) DNS
3 6 (16.22%) DMZ
3 6 (16.22%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.81%) LAN
4 4 (10.81%) WAN
5 3 (8.11%) SMTP
5 3 (8.11%) LDAP
5 3 (8.11%) HTTP
5 3 (8.11%) Kerberos
6 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Consultant
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) VMware Specialist
4 7 (18.92%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (16.22%) Administrator
5 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Junior
7 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Support Technician
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) VMWare Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) IT Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) Network Support
9 1 (2.70%) FlexPod Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
1 7 (18.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Client/Server
2 17 (45.95%) e-Health
3 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.70%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Debian
6 3 (8.11%) CentOS
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Capacity Planning
2 18 (48.65%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (45.95%) Capacity Management
3 17 (45.95%) Change Management
4 10 (27.03%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Workflow
7 2 (5.41%) ITSM
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) Perl
4 4 (10.81%) VBScript
5 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (29.73%) Degree
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (16.22%) MCSE
4 2 (5.41%) MCITP
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) NCIE
5 1 (2.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) vCloud
2 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (54.05%) VMware ESX
4 18 (48.65%) VMware Server
4 18 (48.65%) VMFS
5 7 (18.92%) Squid
6 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.22%) vSphere
7 3 (8.11%) KVM
7 3 (8.11%) NFS
7 3 (8.11%) Samba
8 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
1 4 (10.81%) WSUS
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) VMware
2 25 (67.57%) HP
3 23 (62.16%) EMC
3 23 (62.16%) NetApp
4 17 (45.95%) CA
5 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.92%) Citrix
6 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
7 5 (13.51%) ProCurve
8 4 (10.81%) Symantec
9 3 (8.11%) Dell
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle
10 1 (2.70%) Cisco
10 1 (2.70%) Nortel
10 1 (2.70%) Sophos
10 1 (2.70%) Mitel
10 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.70%) Draytek
10 1 (2.70%) Spiceworks
Liverpool
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + many benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Lancashire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago