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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
England / North West
Rank 229 225 250
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 20 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.77% 1.22% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 6
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,400 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%

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
722 656 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.15% 11.81% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 591 518 653
Median salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 16 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Merseyside - 4 £43,250 -
Cheshire - 1 £36,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £36,000 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (90.00%) DNS
3 28 (70.00%) Firewall
4 24 (60.00%) SQL
5 23 (57.50%) Active Directory
6 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
7 19 (47.50%) DHCP
8 18 (45.00%) PowerShell
8 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (45.00%) Windows
8 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
9 17 (42.50%) NAS
10 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (37.50%) VMware ESX
10 15 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
11 14 (35.00%) Scrum
11 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (35.00%) Data Architecture
11 14 (35.00%) SCOM
11 14 (35.00%) PCI DSS
11 14 (35.00%) Customer Engagement
11 14 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (35.00%) Amazon S3
11 14 (35.00%) NoSQL
11 14 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (35.00%) Data Modelling
11 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (35.00%) Internet

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (35.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.00%) GroupWise
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (35.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (7.50%) Office 365
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) DNS
2 28 (70.00%) Firewall
3 19 (47.50%) DHCP
4 17 (42.50%) NAS
5 14 (35.00%) Internet
5 14 (35.00%) SAN
6 6 (15.00%) LAN
6 6 (15.00%) VoIP
6 6 (15.00%) WAN
7 4 (10.00%) MPLS
7 4 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (7.50%) VPN
9 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.00%) DMVPN
9 2 (5.00%) IPsec
9 2 (5.00%) PSTN
9 2 (5.00%) VLAN
9 2 (5.00%) Wireless
9 2 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (35.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 14 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (35.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.50%) Legal
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Administrator
2 14 (35.00%) DBA
2 14 (35.00%) Senior DBA
2 14 (35.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Senior SQL DBA
2 14 (35.00%) SQL DBA
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Server Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) IT Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (2.50%) Video On Demand Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) Replication
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.50%) IPTV
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
1 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) Customer Engagement
1 14 (35.00%) Data Architecture
1 14 (35.00%) Data Modelling
1 14 (35.00%) DevOps
1 14 (35.00%) Scrum
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.00%) Information Security
3 4 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
3 4 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (7.50%) High Availability
4 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CCNA
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) MCSA
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (35.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.50%) SLA
4 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (25.00%) VMware Server
5 5 (12.50%) vSphere
6 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (5.00%) NDS
7 2 (5.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (5.00%) pfSense
7 2 (5.00%) XenApp
8 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) SCOM
2 6 (15.00%) Nagios
2 6 (15.00%) WSUS
3 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.50%) Puppet
4 2 (5.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.50%) Cacti
5 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.50%) Graylog
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.50%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (32.50%) Citrix
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco
4 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.00%) Meraki
6 4 (10.00%) Forcepoint
6 4 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (10.00%) Symantec
6 4 (10.00%) Veeam
7 3 (7.50%) arcserve
7 3 (7.50%) HP
7 3 (7.50%) NetApp
7 3 (7.50%) SonicWALL
7 3 (7.50%) Sophos
8 2 (5.00%) Juniper
9 1 (2.50%) Avaya
9 1 (2.50%) Brocade
9 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
9 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago