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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 146 137 165
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 72 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.42% 1.17% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 10.27% 10.86% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,800 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
701 396 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.81% 10.79% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 511 301 337
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,650 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 -8 54 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bradford -4 11 £42,500 -2.85% 2
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 138 (100.00%) VMware
2 122 (88.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (63.77%) Cisco
4 83 (60.14%) Windows
5 77 (55.80%) Active Directory
6 74 (53.62%) EMC
7 70 (50.72%) HP
8 59 (42.75%) E-Commerce
9 54 (39.13%) Linux
10 51 (36.96%) ITIL
10 51 (36.96%) NetApp
10 51 (36.96%) NAS
11 50 (36.23%) IBM
12 47 (34.06%) SAN
12 47 (34.06%) TOGAF
13 45 (32.61%) Load Balancing
14 44 (31.88%) F5
14 44 (31.88%) Microsoft
15 43 (31.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 42 (30.43%) UNIX
17 37 (26.81%) Red Hat
18 36 (26.09%) MS Excel
18 36 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 35 (25.36%) Windows Server 2003
20 31 (22.46%) vSphere
21 29 (21.01%) Firewall
22 27 (19.57%) VMware ESXi
23 26 (18.84%) Citrix
24 25 (18.12%) SQL Server
25 20 (14.49%) Problem Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (13.04%) Apache
2 17 (12.32%) MS Exchange
3 14 (10.14%) IIS
4 11 (7.97%) Tomcat
5 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.62%) Tuxedo
6 5 (3.62%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (3.62%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.90%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.17%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 36 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (36.96%) NAS
2 47 (34.06%) SAN
3 29 (21.01%) Firewall
4 15 (10.87%) DNS
5 11 (7.97%) TCP/IP
6 8 (5.80%) MPLS
7 6 (4.35%) Unified Communications
7 6 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (4.35%) Network Security
7 6 (4.35%) WAN
7 6 (4.35%) OSPF
7 6 (4.35%) BGP
8 4 (2.90%) DHCP
8 4 (2.90%) LAN
9 3 (2.17%) Internet
10 2 (1.45%) HTTP
10 2 (1.45%) VPN
10 2 (1.45%) SSL
10 2 (1.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (7.25%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Retail
3 2 (1.45%) Banking
3 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (38.41%) Infrastructure Architect
1 53 (38.41%) Architect
2 39 (28.26%) Analyst
3 24 (17.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 24 (17.39%) Operations Analyst
3 24 (17.39%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
4 15 (10.87%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (5.80%) Support Engineer
5 8 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (4.35%) Server Analyst
6 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (3.62%) Support Technician
7 5 (3.62%) IT Support
8 4 (2.90%) Linux Support
8 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (2.90%) Team Leader
8 4 (2.90%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (2.17%) Support Team Leader
9 3 (2.17%) Data Centre Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) Middleware
2 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.42%) Replication
2 5 (3.62%) HP StorageWorks
3 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.17%) Clustering
3 3 (2.17%) PKI
4 2 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.72%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.72%) Statistics
5 1 (0.72%) CMDB
5 1 (0.72%) Celerra
5 1 (0.72%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.72%) iSeries
5 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 83 (60.14%) Windows
2 54 (39.13%) Linux
3 43 (31.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (30.43%) UNIX
5 36 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (25.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.35%) CentOS
8 6 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.62%) HPUX
9 5 (3.62%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.17%) SUSE
10 3 (2.17%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.75%) E-Commerce
2 51 (36.96%) ITIL
3 47 (34.06%) TOGAF
4 45 (32.61%) Load Balancing
5 20 (14.49%) Problem Management
6 16 (11.59%) Capacity Management
7 15 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (9.42%) Business Continuity
8 13 (9.42%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (9.42%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (5.80%) Incident Management
9 8 (5.80%) Service Management
10 7 (5.07%) Performance Management
11 6 (4.35%) DevOps
12 5 (3.62%) Migration
12 5 (3.62%) SOA
13 4 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (2.17%) Service Delivery
14 3 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 2 (1.45%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.77%) SQL
2 18 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 15 (10.87%) Java
4 11 (7.97%) Perl
4 11 (7.97%) PHP
5 5 (3.62%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.62%) C
5 5 (3.62%) C++
5 5 (3.62%) COBOL
6 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.35%) MCSE
2 6 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.62%) CCNA
3 5 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.72%) ISEB
5 1 (0.72%) CCA
5 1 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.72%) MCTS
5 1 (0.72%) MCITP
5 1 (0.72%) HP AIS
5 1 (0.72%) HP ASE
5 1 (0.72%) HP MASE
5 1 (0.72%) NCDA
5 1 (0.72%) NCIE
5 1 (0.72%) VCAP
5 1 (0.72%) CCEE
5 1 (0.72%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.07%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 122 (88.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (55.80%) Active Directory
3 31 (22.46%) vSphere
4 27 (19.57%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (6.52%) XenApp
5 9 (6.52%) Hyper-V
6 7 (5.07%) XenDesktop
7 6 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (4.35%) MetaFrame
8 5 (3.62%) RHEV
9 3 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (6.52%) Foglight
2 6 (4.35%) SCOM
3 5 (3.62%) HP NNM
3 5 (3.62%) OpenView
3 5 (3.62%) HP SIM
3 5 (3.62%) SCCM
4 4 (2.90%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.72%) Nagios
5 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.72%) Puppet
5 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.72%) Opsview
Vendors
1 138 (100.00%) VMware
2 88 (63.77%) Cisco
3 74 (53.62%) EMC
4 70 (50.72%) HP
5 51 (36.96%) NetApp
6 50 (36.23%) IBM
7 44 (31.88%) F5
7 44 (31.88%) Microsoft
8 37 (26.81%) Red Hat
9 26 (18.84%) Citrix
10 7 (5.07%) Oracle
11 6 (4.35%) Juniper
11 6 (4.35%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.62%) Micro Focus
12 5 (3.62%) Brocade
13 4 (2.90%) CommVault
13 4 (2.90%) Symantec
14 3 (2.17%) Lotus
14 3 (2.17%) Intel
15 2 (1.45%) Imperva
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