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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 161 191 189
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 14 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.36% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 3.07% 3.19% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 15
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,661
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,420 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.11% +1.17%

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
456 502 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.94% 11.19% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 386 430 544
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,375 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +23 7 £62,500 +98.41%
Wakefield - 7 £42,500 -
VMware ESX
Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (73.81%) Cisco
3 30 (71.43%) ITIL
4 27 (64.29%) MS Exchange
5 25 (59.52%) Windows
5 25 (59.52%) Windows Server
6 22 (52.38%) SQL Server
6 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
7 20 (47.62%) HP
8 19 (45.24%) DNS
9 18 (42.86%) SAN
9 18 (42.86%) SCOM
10 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (38.10%) vSphere
12 15 (35.71%) SCCM
12 15 (35.71%) vMotion
13 14 (33.33%) WAN
14 13 (30.95%) Citrix
15 12 (28.57%) LAN
15 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
15 12 (28.57%) F5
15 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
16 11 (26.19%) Infoblox
16 11 (26.19%) SLA
16 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
17 10 (23.81%) LDAP
17 10 (23.81%) SQL
17 10 (23.81%) Web Services

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (21.43%) IIS
3 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) DNS
2 18 (42.86%) SAN
3 14 (33.33%) WAN
4 12 (28.57%) LAN
5 10 (23.81%) LDAP
6 7 (16.67%) DHCP
7 2 (4.76%) MPLS
7 2 (4.76%) NAS
7 2 (4.76%) VPN
8 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.38%) SSL
8 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
4 10 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) MySQL
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 8 (19.05%) Games
2 7 (16.67%) Advertising
3 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Architect
2 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 9 (21.43%) Technical Leader
4 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 6 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Operations Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Operations Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
1 8 (19.05%) HP Storage
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Online Games
3 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.38%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
1 25 (59.52%) Windows Server
2 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) ITIL
2 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
4 10 (23.81%) ITIL V3
5 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 8 (19.05%) Server Building
7 5 (11.90%) BCP
8 4 (9.52%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) High Availability
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.76%) DevOps
10 2 (4.76%) Migration
10 2 (4.76%) Process Management
10 2 (4.76%) Server Patching
11 1 (2.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 1 (2.38%) People Management
11 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
11 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
11 1 (2.38%) Server Hardening
11 1 (2.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) MCSE
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.14%) CCA
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (7.14%) MCITP
4 2 (4.76%) CCNA
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) SLA
2 10 (23.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (38.10%) vSphere
4 5 (11.90%) XenApp
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (42.86%) SCOM
2 15 (35.71%) SCCM
2 15 (35.71%) vMotion
3 10 (23.81%) Puppet
4 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
5 3 (7.14%) WSUS
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (73.81%) Cisco
3 20 (47.62%) HP
4 13 (30.95%) Citrix
5 12 (28.57%) F5
6 11 (26.19%) Infoblox
7 10 (23.81%) Brocade
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.90%) NetApp
10 3 (7.14%) EMC
10 3 (7.14%) Oracle
11 2 (4.76%) IBM
11 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
12 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.38%) Veritas