The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 77 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.45% 0.54% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 3.40% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,400 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
96 147 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.82% 15.76% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 85 133 77
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the South Yorkshire region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Sheffield -6 4 £41,750 -1.76%
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (100.00%) vSphere
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) Citrix
3 12 (75.00%) IIS
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) vCloud
4 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (56.25%) Terminal Services
6 6 (37.50%) Firewall
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (18.75%) XenApp
8 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
8 3 (18.75%) UNIX
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
9 1 (6.25%) SCOM
9 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 1 (6.25%) NCDA
9 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (6.25%) RHCSA

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
1 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL
1 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
1 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
1 1 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) NCDA
1 1 (6.25%) RHCSA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (100.00%) vSphere
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) vCloud
4 9 (56.25%) Terminal Services
5 3 (18.75%) XenApp
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Legato
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Citrix
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec