The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 196 133 175
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +42
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 7 68 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.14% 1.51% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.10% 11.81% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 12
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
VMware ESXi
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
636 576 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.76% 12.78% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 513 439 299
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the West Yorkshire region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -64 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Pontefract - 1 £29,000 -
VMware ESXi
Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (91.89%) VMware
3 32 (86.49%) DNS
3 32 (86.49%) Cisco
4 30 (81.08%) UNIX
5 23 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (54.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (54.05%) IIS
6 20 (54.05%) Linux
6 20 (54.05%) Clustering
7 19 (51.35%) Red Hat
7 19 (51.35%) MPLS
7 19 (51.35%) OSPF
7 19 (51.35%) BGP
7 19 (51.35%) EIGRP
7 19 (51.35%) Apache
7 19 (51.35%) E-Commerce
7 19 (51.35%) Java
7 19 (51.35%) Perl
7 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
7 19 (51.35%) SMTP
7 19 (51.35%) PowerShell
7 19 (51.35%) Load Balancing
7 19 (51.35%) Cisco IOS
7 19 (51.35%) PCI DSS
7 19 (51.35%) Bash Shell
8 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (37.84%) vSphere

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (54.05%) IIS
2 19 (51.35%) Apache
3 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
3 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (32.43%) SharePoint
5 10 (27.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (27.03%) Lync
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Sentinel
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 32 (86.49%) DNS
2 19 (51.35%) Cisco IOS
2 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
2 19 (51.35%) SMTP
2 19 (51.35%) MPLS
2 19 (51.35%) OSPF
2 19 (51.35%) BGP
2 19 (51.35%) EIGRP
3 13 (35.14%) DHCP
4 10 (27.03%) LAN
5 5 (13.51%) SAN
6 3 (8.11%) Firewall
7 2 (5.41%) Wireless
7 2 (5.41%) VLAN
7 2 (5.41%) VoIP
7 2 (5.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Server Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Exchange Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Operations Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Operations Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) CCTV
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) UNIX
3 20 (54.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (54.05%) Linux
4 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) E-Commerce
1 19 (51.35%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
3 3 (8.11%) Coaching
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) People Management
5 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) Java
1 19 (51.35%) Perl
1 19 (51.35%) PowerShell
1 19 (51.35%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (27.03%) MCDST
4 3 (8.11%) MCSE
5 2 (5.41%) MCSA
5 2 (5.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (51.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (62.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 14 (37.84%) vSphere
3 10 (27.03%) VMware Server
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) SCOM
2 10 (27.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 10 (27.03%) NetBackup
2 10 (27.03%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) VMware
2 32 (86.49%) Cisco
3 19 (51.35%) Red Hat
4 10 (27.03%) Sun
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) BMC
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) EMC