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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 153 153 160
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 49 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 1.03% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 8.26% 8.90% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 21
Average salary £35,661 £36,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.62% -29.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,000 £33,361
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
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
593 573 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.66% 11.59% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 479 465 349
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £21,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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
Leeds -14 37 £35,661 -10.84% 6
Bradford +4 12 £33,750 +20.53% 1
Halifax - 1 - -
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 73 (94.81%) Windows
3 66 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (77.92%) Active Directory
5 53 (68.83%) Microsoft
6 37 (48.05%) HP
7 34 (44.16%) Firewall
8 31 (40.26%) DNS
9 30 (38.96%) Cisco
9 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (33.77%) UNIX
10 26 (33.77%) MS Excel
11 23 (29.87%) SAN
12 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
12 21 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (25.97%) Linux
13 20 (25.97%) Disaster Recovery
13 20 (25.97%) Load Balancing
14 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (23.38%) ITIL
15 18 (23.38%) Replication
15 18 (23.38%) vSphere
16 17 (22.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (22.08%) Red Hat
17 16 (20.78%) NetApp
18 15 (19.48%) Capacity Management
18 15 (19.48%) Business Continuity
18 15 (19.48%) Performance Monitoring

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 11 (14.29%) IIS
1 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 26 (33.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 34 (44.16%) Firewall
2 31 (40.26%) DNS
3 23 (29.87%) SAN
4 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 11 (14.29%) DHCP
6 10 (12.99%) NAS
7 7 (9.09%) WAN
8 6 (7.79%) VPN
9 5 (6.49%) MPLS
10 4 (5.19%) Internet
11 3 (3.90%) LAN
11 3 (3.90%) Unified Communications
11 3 (3.90%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.90%) MySQL
3 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.90%) Riak
General
1 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Analyst
2 20 (25.97%) Technical Analyst
3 18 (23.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Architect
5 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 1 (1.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Cloud Consultant
9 1 (1.30%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (1.30%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Replication
2 4 (5.19%) Statistics
2 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.90%) Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) CMDB
5 1 (1.30%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 73 (94.81%) Windows
2 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (33.77%) UNIX
4 20 (25.97%) Linux
5 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (22.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (25.97%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (25.97%) Load Balancing
3 18 (23.38%) ITIL
4 15 (19.48%) Business Continuity
4 15 (19.48%) Performance Monitoring
4 15 (19.48%) Capacity Management
5 14 (18.18%) Service Management
6 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.79%) TOGAF
7 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.19%) Project Management
9 3 (3.90%) Software Distribution
9 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) System Testing
9 3 (3.90%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 8 (10.39%) SQL
3 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.58%) MCSE
3 11 (14.29%) MCSA
4 8 (10.39%) CCNA
4 8 (10.39%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (10.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (6.49%) MCITP
5 5 (6.49%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.90%) ISEB
6 3 (3.90%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (77.92%) Active Directory
3 18 (23.38%) vSphere
4 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.60%) vCloud
6 2 (2.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) SCCM
1 5 (6.49%) SCOM
2 4 (5.19%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (68.83%) Microsoft
3 37 (48.05%) HP
4 30 (38.96%) Cisco
5 17 (22.08%) Red Hat
6 16 (20.78%) NetApp
7 14 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 14 (18.18%) Juniper
8 12 (15.58%) IBM
9 11 (14.29%) Citrix
10 10 (12.99%) EMC
11 6 (7.79%) F5
12 5 (6.49%) Intel
13 4 (5.19%) Symantec
14 3 (3.90%) Infoblox
14 3 (3.90%) Oracle
15 2 (2.60%) Dell
15 2 (2.60%) Lotus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Out of Hours Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago