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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 168 145 151
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 36 54 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.74% 1.20% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 5.83% 9.54% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 19
Average salary £35,661 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,400 £33,361
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
617 566 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.65% 12.54% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 500 440 303
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,431
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 6 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 6 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 -19 24 £35,661 -10.84% 6
Bradford +5 10 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Halifax - 2 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 69 (89.61%) Windows
3 67 (87.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (76.62%) Active Directory
5 54 (70.13%) Microsoft
6 38 (49.35%) HP
7 33 (42.86%) Cisco
8 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (35.06%) MS Excel
9 27 (35.06%) Firewall
10 24 (31.17%) UNIX
10 24 (31.17%) DNS
11 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 21 (27.27%) SAN
12 21 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
14 19 (24.68%) Citrix
14 19 (24.68%) Load Balancing
14 19 (24.68%) vSphere
15 18 (23.38%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (20.78%) Replication
16 16 (20.78%) Business Continuity
16 16 (20.78%) IBM
16 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (20.78%) Capacity Management
16 16 (20.78%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (20.78%) Performance Monitoring
17 15 (19.48%) Service Management
17 15 (19.48%) EMC
17 15 (19.48%) Linux

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 9 (11.69%) IIS
1 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.19%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.30%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (35.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.06%) Firewall
2 24 (31.17%) DNS
3 21 (27.27%) SAN
4 20 (25.97%) TCP/IP
5 14 (18.18%) NAS
6 6 (7.79%) DHCP
7 5 (6.49%) MPLS
8 4 (5.19%) Internet
9 3 (3.90%) WAN
10 2 (2.60%) VPN
10 2 (2.60%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.30%) Network Security
11 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.30%) OSPF
11 1 (1.30%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) 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%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.60%) Riak
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
4 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Analyst
2 21 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Architect
3 16 (20.78%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (15.58%) Support Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.30%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.30%) Project Engineer
8 1 (1.30%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (1.30%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (1.30%) Consultant
8 1 (1.30%) Administrator
8 1 (1.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (1.30%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Web Services
1 1 (1.30%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Replication
2 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.60%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Statistics
4 1 (1.30%) CMDB
4 1 (1.30%) iSeries
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (89.61%) Windows
2 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (31.17%) UNIX
4 21 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (19.48%) Linux
5 15 (19.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Load Balancing
2 18 (23.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (20.78%) Business Continuity
3 16 (20.78%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (20.78%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (20.78%) Capacity Management
4 15 (19.48%) Service Management
4 15 (19.48%) ITIL
5 10 (12.99%) TOGAF
6 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
7 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.79%) Migration
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.60%) DevOps
10 2 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.30%) Problem Management
11 1 (1.30%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) Shell Script
2 7 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (1.30%) Java
3 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (18.18%) MCSE
3 10 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (11.69%) CCNA
4 9 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.79%) MCSA
6 4 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.60%) MCITP
7 2 (2.60%) VCP4
7 2 (2.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 67 (87.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (76.62%) Active Directory
3 19 (24.68%) vSphere
4 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.60%) XenApp
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.30%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.30%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.30%) Squid
5 1 (1.30%) XenServer
5 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) SCOM
2 5 (6.49%) SCCM
3 4 (5.19%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.60%) WSUS
5 1 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.30%) Puppet
5 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 54 (70.13%) Microsoft
3 38 (49.35%) HP
4 33 (42.86%) Cisco
5 19 (24.68%) Citrix
6 16 (20.78%) IBM
7 15 (19.48%) EMC
8 14 (18.18%) NetApp
8 14 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 11 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 11 (14.29%) Juniper
10 10 (12.99%) F5
11 5 (6.49%) Intel
12 4 (5.19%) Symantec
13 3 (3.90%) Dell
14 2 (2.60%) Lotus
14 2 (2.60%) Oracle
14 2 (2.60%) Infoblox
15 1 (1.30%) Riverbed
15 1 (1.30%) BMC
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus+Pension+full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago