The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 200 178 184
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 58 73 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 1.12% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 6.70% 8.47% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 36
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
VMware ESX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
866 862 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.36% 13.25% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 697 632 420
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire -29 30 £35,000 -12.50% 5
North Yorkshire +21 22 £30,500 -12.85% 2
South Yorkshire -8 6 £29,125 -31.47%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 127 (100.00%) VMware
2 98 (77.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (76.38%) Active Directory
4 96 (75.59%) Windows
5 68 (53.54%) Microsoft
6 60 (47.24%) ITIL
7 58 (45.67%) Cisco
8 55 (43.31%) HP
9 41 (32.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 39 (30.71%) EMC
11 33 (25.98%) Load Balancing
12 32 (25.20%) IBM
13 31 (24.41%) NAS
13 31 (24.41%) F5
14 30 (23.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (23.62%) MS Excel
15 29 (22.83%) NetApp
15 29 (22.83%) TOGAF
15 29 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
16 28 (22.05%) SAN
17 26 (20.47%) E-Commerce
18 25 (19.69%) DNS
18 25 (19.69%) UNIX
18 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
18 25 (19.69%) Firewall
19 22 (17.32%) Citrix
19 22 (17.32%) vSphere
20 19 (14.96%) Linux
21 18 (14.17%) Shell Script
21 18 (14.17%) Disaster Recovery

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 17 (13.39%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.81%) IIS
3 11 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.72%) Apache
6 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.15%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.79%) nginx
9 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (23.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.09%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.41%) NAS
2 28 (22.05%) SAN
3 25 (19.69%) DNS
3 25 (19.69%) Firewall
4 17 (13.39%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.30%) MPLS
6 7 (5.51%) DHCP
6 7 (5.51%) WAN
6 7 (5.51%) Network Security
7 5 (3.94%) OSPF
7 5 (3.94%) BGP
7 5 (3.94%) LAN
7 5 (3.94%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.57%) Internet
9 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.79%) VPN
9 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (6.30%) Finance
2 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.57%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (27.56%) Architect
1 35 (27.56%) Infrastructure Architect
2 31 (24.41%) Analyst
3 23 (18.11%) Technical Analyst
4 12 (9.45%) Support Engineer
5 9 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.30%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (4.72%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) IT Support Technician
8 6 (4.72%) Support Technician
8 6 (4.72%) IT Support
9 5 (3.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Server Analyst
10 3 (2.36%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (2.36%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) WSH
1 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Replication
2 7 (5.51%) Clustering
3 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.79%) iSeries
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) CMDB
5 1 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 96 (75.59%) Windows
2 41 (32.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (23.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (22.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (19.69%) UNIX
6 19 (14.96%) Linux
7 14 (11.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.36%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (47.24%) ITIL
2 33 (25.98%) Load Balancing
3 29 (22.83%) TOGAF
4 26 (20.47%) E-Commerce
5 18 (14.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (13.39%) Service Management
6 17 (13.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 16 (12.60%) Business Continuity
8 14 (11.02%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (11.02%) Capacity Management
9 12 (9.45%) Incident Management
10 9 (7.09%) Change Management
11 8 (6.30%) Migration
12 6 (4.72%) DevOps
12 6 (4.72%) Performance Management
13 5 (3.94%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (3.15%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (3.15%) Service Delivery
14 4 (3.15%) Problem Management
15 3 (2.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.17%) Shell Script
2 8 (6.30%) SQL
3 5 (3.94%) Java
4 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (12.60%) MCSE
1 16 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (7.09%) CCNA
4 3 (2.36%) MCSA
4 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.57%) MCITP
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) SLA
2 4 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 98 (77.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (76.38%) Active Directory
3 22 (17.32%) vSphere
4 15 (11.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (4.72%) XenApp
6 5 (3.94%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.94%) MetaFrame
6 5 (3.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.79%) XenServer
8 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.79%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (9.45%) SCCM
2 7 (5.51%) SCOM
3 4 (3.15%) WSUS
4 2 (1.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.79%) Puppet
5 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (53.54%) Microsoft
3 58 (45.67%) Cisco
4 55 (43.31%) HP
5 39 (30.71%) EMC
6 32 (25.20%) IBM
7 31 (24.41%) F5
8 29 (22.83%) NetApp
9 22 (17.32%) Citrix
10 13 (10.24%) Red Hat
11 12 (9.45%) CheckPoint
12 10 (7.87%) Juniper
13 6 (4.72%) Dell
14 3 (2.36%) SolarWinds
14 3 (2.36%) Intel
15 2 (1.57%) Symantec
15 2 (1.57%) Unisys
16 1 (0.79%) Veeam
16 1 (0.79%) Riverbed
16 1 (0.79%) BMC
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