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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 171 142 152
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 30 56 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 1.29% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 4.92% 9.02% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 26
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +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
610 621 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.95% 14.30% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 513 462 282
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -40 15 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Bradford +2 7 £43,750 +56.25% 1
Wakefield -11 3 £35,000 -45.31%
Halifax - 3 - - 1
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 90 (100.00%) VMware
2 77 (85.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (81.11%) Active Directory
4 62 (68.89%) Windows
5 54 (60.00%) HP
6 52 (57.78%) Cisco
7 44 (48.89%) Microsoft
8 33 (36.67%) Load Balancing
9 32 (35.56%) EMC
9 32 (35.56%) IBM
9 32 (35.56%) ITIL
10 31 (34.44%) NAS
11 29 (32.22%) TOGAF
11 29 (32.22%) NetApp
12 28 (31.11%) F5
13 27 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (28.89%) E-Commerce
15 24 (26.67%) Firewall
16 23 (25.56%) MS Excel
17 22 (24.44%) UNIX
17 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
17 22 (24.44%) SAN
17 22 (24.44%) Citrix
18 18 (20.00%) Shell Script
19 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (18.89%) DNS
20 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
20 16 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
20 16 (17.78%) vSphere
21 14 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (13.33%) IIS
2 7 (7.78%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.67%) Apache
4 4 (4.44%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.11%) nginx
7 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (25.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.44%) NAS
2 24 (26.67%) Firewall
3 22 (24.44%) SAN
4 17 (18.89%) DNS
5 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.89%) MPLS
7 5 (5.56%) Network Security
7 5 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (5.56%) OSPF
7 5 (5.56%) BGP
8 3 (3.33%) WAN
8 3 (3.33%) DHCP
9 2 (2.22%) Internet
10 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.11%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.11%) LAN
10 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (38.89%) Architect
1 35 (38.89%) Infrastructure Architect
2 27 (30.00%) Analyst
3 19 (21.11%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Operations Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (5.56%) Server Analyst
7 2 (2.22%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (2.22%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Specialist
8 1 (1.11%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (1.11%) VMware Specialist
8 1 (1.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (1.11%) Support Team Leader
8 1 (1.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) WSH
1 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Replication
2 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.11%) iSeries
4 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.11%) Statistics
4 1 (1.11%) CMDB
4 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.89%) Windows
2 27 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (24.44%) UNIX
4 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (15.56%) Linux
6 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) Load Balancing
2 32 (35.56%) ITIL
3 29 (32.22%) TOGAF
4 26 (28.89%) E-Commerce
5 16 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (15.56%) Service Management
6 14 (15.56%) Business Continuity
6 14 (15.56%) Capacity Management
6 14 (15.56%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (15.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.67%) Migration
8 6 (6.67%) DevOps
9 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.22%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.11%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (1.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (7.78%) SQL
3 5 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) MCSE
1 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.00%) CCNA
4 3 (3.33%) MCSA
4 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.22%) MCITP
6 1 (1.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 77 (85.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (81.11%) Active Directory
3 16 (17.78%) vSphere
4 6 (6.67%) XenApp
5 5 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (5.56%) MetaFrame
6 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.11%) XenServer
7 1 (1.11%) Squid
7 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) SCOM
2 3 (3.33%) SCCM
3 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.11%) Puppet
4 1 (1.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) VMware
2 54 (60.00%) HP
3 52 (57.78%) Cisco
4 44 (48.89%) Microsoft
5 32 (35.56%) EMC
5 32 (35.56%) IBM
6 29 (32.22%) NetApp
7 28 (31.11%) F5
8 22 (24.44%) Citrix
9 13 (14.44%) Red Hat
10 10 (11.11%) Juniper
10 10 (11.11%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.33%) Intel
12 2 (2.22%) Symantec
12 2 (2.22%) Dell
13 1 (1.11%) Veeam
13 1 (1.11%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.11%) BMC
13 1 (1.11%) Lotus
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