The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 177 141 147
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 29 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 1.23% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 4.82% 8.84% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 25
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,350 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,400 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
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 West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
602 588 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.50% 13.86% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 499 433 307
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Leeds -35 14 £29,000 -27.50% 2
Bradford -1 7 £37,500 +33.92%
Wakefield -13 3 £35,000 -45.31%
Halifax - 2 - - 1
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 88 (87.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (79.21%) Active Directory
4 63 (62.38%) HP
5 62 (61.39%) Cisco
6 60 (59.41%) Windows
7 46 (45.54%) EMC
8 42 (41.58%) IBM
8 42 (41.58%) Microsoft
9 41 (40.59%) ITIL
10 40 (39.60%) NAS
11 39 (38.61%) TOGAF
11 39 (38.61%) E-Commerce
11 39 (38.61%) F5
12 38 (37.62%) NetApp
12 38 (37.62%) Load Balancing
13 26 (25.74%) SAN
13 26 (25.74%) UNIX
14 25 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (22.77%) Citrix
16 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
16 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
17 20 (19.80%) Shell Script
17 20 (19.80%) Firewall
18 19 (18.81%) DNS
19 18 (17.82%) vSphere
20 17 (16.83%) Capacity Management
21 16 (15.84%) Disaster Recovery
22 15 (14.85%) TCP/IP
22 15 (14.85%) IIS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 15 (14.85%) IIS
2 8 (7.92%) Apache
3 7 (6.93%) Lotus Domino
4 6 (5.94%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.97%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.99%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 40 (39.60%) NAS
2 26 (25.74%) SAN
3 20 (19.80%) Firewall
4 19 (18.81%) DNS
5 15 (14.85%) TCP/IP
6 9 (8.91%) MPLS
7 6 (5.94%) OSPF
7 6 (5.94%) BGP
7 6 (5.94%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (5.94%) Network Security
8 3 (2.97%) WAN
9 2 (1.98%) DHCP
10 1 (0.99%) VPN
10 1 (0.99%) LAN
10 1 (0.99%) Internet
10 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.99%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (6.93%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Retail
3 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (45.54%) Architect
1 46 (45.54%) Infrastructure Architect
2 27 (26.73%) Analyst
3 18 (17.82%) Technical Analyst
4 9 (8.91%) Operations Analyst
4 9 (8.91%) Support Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (5.94%) Server Analyst
7 4 (3.96%) Team Leader
8 3 (2.97%) Support Team Leader
9 2 (1.98%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (1.98%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 1 (0.99%) Cloud Consultant
10 1 (0.99%) IT Director
10 1 (0.99%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 1 (0.99%) IT Support
10 1 (0.99%) VMware Specialist
10 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Replication
2 3 (2.97%) Clustering
2 3 (2.97%) PKI
3 1 (0.99%) Statistics
3 1 (0.99%) CMDB
3 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 60 (59.41%) Windows
2 26 (25.74%) UNIX
3 25 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (13.86%) Linux
5 14 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (10.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.59%) ITIL
2 39 (38.61%) E-Commerce
2 39 (38.61%) TOGAF
3 38 (37.62%) Load Balancing
4 17 (16.83%) Capacity Management
5 16 (15.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (13.86%) Business Continuity
6 14 (13.86%) Service Management
6 14 (13.86%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (13.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (8.91%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.93%) DevOps
9 6 (5.94%) Migration
10 4 (3.96%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.96%) Performance Management
10 4 (3.96%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (1.98%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.98%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.98%) Service Delivery
12 1 (0.99%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.80%) Shell Script
2 7 (6.93%) SQL
3 6 (5.94%) Java
4 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.88%) MCSE
3 10 (9.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (8.91%) CCNA
4 9 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.98%) MCSA
5 2 (1.98%) MCITP
5 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 88 (87.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (79.21%) Active Directory
3 18 (17.82%) vSphere
4 7 (6.93%) XenApp
5 6 (5.94%) MetaFrame
5 6 (5.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (5.94%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.99%) XenServer
8 1 (0.99%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.99%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) SCOM
2 2 (1.98%) Puppet
2 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.98%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.98%) SCCM
3 1 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (62.38%) HP
3 62 (61.39%) Cisco
4 46 (45.54%) EMC
5 42 (41.58%) IBM
5 42 (41.58%) Microsoft
6 39 (38.61%) F5
7 38 (37.62%) NetApp
8 23 (22.77%) Citrix
9 13 (12.87%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.94%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.94%) Juniper
11 3 (2.97%) Lotus
12 2 (1.98%) Symantec
12 2 (1.98%) Riverbed
13 1 (0.99%) Veeam
13 1 (0.99%) BMC
13 1 (0.99%) Intel
13 1 (0.99%) Dell
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Head Resourcing
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