The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 64 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.59% 1.44% 1.73%
As % of the System Software category 5.77% 20.93% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 8
Average salary £23,400 £24,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,040 £23,900 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £26,280 £34,700 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
VMware ESX
North East

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

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 43 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.20% 6.86% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 29
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £45,750 £42,500
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 Tyne and Wear

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 3 £23,400 -2.50%
VMware ESX
North East

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) NFS
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) NAS
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (30.00%) Network Design
6 3 (30.00%) JNCIS
6 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (30.00%) VLAN
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 3 (30.00%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
3 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (30.00%) PPP
3 3 (30.00%) SNMP
3 3 (30.00%) ATM
3 3 (30.00%) Broadband
3 3 (30.00%) ISDN
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) DSL
3 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (30.00%) L2TP
3 3 (30.00%) X.21
General
1 3 (30.00%) French Language
1 3 (30.00%) German Language
1 3 (30.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (10.00%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (30.00%) Test Management
1 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) JNCIS
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
2 3 (30.00%) CCSP
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) CCDP
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) NFS
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Convergys