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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 172 168 207
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +39
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 84 54 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 1.01% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 8.98% 9.73% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 21
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
935 555 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.64% 10.40% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 706 422 496
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
West Yorkshire -6 72 £45,000 - 3
North Yorkshire -14 8 £32,500 -27.77%
South Yorkshire -19 4 £42,500 +57.40%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 180 (100.00%) VMware
2 152 (84.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (61.11%) Windows
4 104 (57.78%) Active Directory
5 102 (56.67%) Cisco
6 77 (42.78%) EMC
6 77 (42.78%) ITIL
7 76 (42.22%) Microsoft
8 74 (41.11%) HP
9 63 (35.00%) Linux
10 60 (33.33%) E-Commerce
11 58 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (31.11%) SAN
13 54 (30.00%) NetApp
14 53 (29.44%) NAS
15 51 (28.33%) IBM
15 51 (28.33%) MS Excel
16 48 (26.67%) TOGAF
17 46 (25.56%) Load Balancing
18 45 (25.00%) F5
19 44 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
20 42 (23.33%) UNIX
21 37 (20.56%) Red Hat
22 36 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 35 (19.44%) vSphere
23 35 (19.44%) Firewall
24 32 (17.78%) Problem Management
25 31 (17.22%) SQL Server
26 28 (15.56%) Citrix
27 27 (15.00%) VMware ESXi

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 24 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 21 (11.67%) IIS
3 19 (10.56%) Apache
4 14 (7.78%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (7.78%) CMS
5 12 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 11 (6.11%) SharePoint
7 9 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.78%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (2.78%) Tuxedo
10 4 (2.22%) GlassFish
10 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.67%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 51 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (31.11%) SAN
2 53 (29.44%) NAS
3 35 (19.44%) Firewall
4 26 (14.44%) DNS
5 16 (8.89%) TCP/IP
6 13 (7.22%) WAN
7 11 (6.11%) DHCP
7 11 (6.11%) LAN
8 8 (4.44%) Network Security
8 8 (4.44%) MPLS
9 6 (3.33%) OSPF
9 6 (3.33%) BGP
9 6 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (3.33%) HTTP
9 6 (3.33%) SSL
9 6 (3.33%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.22%) Internet
11 2 (1.11%) VPN
11 2 (1.11%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (6.11%) Finance
2 7 (3.89%) Retail
3 6 (3.33%) Banking
4 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (30.00%) Architect
1 54 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 43 (23.89%) Analyst
3 24 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 24 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
3 24 (13.33%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
4 22 (12.22%) Systems Engineer
5 19 (10.56%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 8 (4.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (4.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 6 (3.33%) Server Analyst
9 6 (3.33%) IT Support
9 6 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (2.78%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (2.78%) Support Technician
10 5 (2.78%) Consultant
11 4 (2.22%) Technical Support
11 4 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (0.56%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.22%) Replication
2 11 (6.11%) Digital Media
3 8 (4.44%) Clustering
4 7 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.78%) HP StorageWorks
6 3 (1.67%) PKI
7 2 (1.11%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.56%) iSeries
8 1 (0.56%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Statistics
8 1 (0.56%) CMDB
8 1 (0.56%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 110 (61.11%) Windows
2 63 (35.00%) Linux
3 58 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (23.33%) UNIX
6 36 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.89%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.33%) CentOS
10 5 (2.78%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.78%) HPUX
11 3 (1.67%) SUSE
11 3 (1.67%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (42.78%) ITIL
2 60 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 48 (26.67%) TOGAF
4 46 (25.56%) Load Balancing
5 32 (17.78%) Problem Management
6 20 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 18 (10.00%) Change Management
8 17 (9.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (8.89%) Capacity Management
9 16 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
10 14 (7.78%) Workflow
10 14 (7.78%) Content Management
11 13 (7.22%) Business Continuity
11 13 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.11%) Service Management
14 9 (5.00%) Migration
15 7 (3.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (3.89%) Performance Management
16 6 (3.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.11%) SQL
2 18 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 16 (8.89%) Java
4 12 (6.67%) Perl
4 12 (6.67%) PHP
5 6 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.78%) C
6 5 (2.78%) C++
6 5 (2.78%) COBOL
7 4 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.89%) MCSE
2 7 (3.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (2.78%) CCNA
3 5 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.11%) CCEE
5 2 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) CCA
6 1 (0.56%) MCTS
6 1 (0.56%) MCITP
6 1 (0.56%) HP AIS
6 1 (0.56%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.56%) HP MASE
6 1 (0.56%) VCDX
6 1 (0.56%) NCDA
6 1 (0.56%) NCIE
6 1 (0.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.44%) SLA
3 2 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 152 (84.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (57.78%) Active Directory
3 35 (19.44%) vSphere
4 27 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (6.11%) XenApp
6 10 (5.56%) Hyper-V
7 8 (4.44%) XenDesktop
8 6 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (3.33%) MetaFrame
9 5 (2.78%) RHEV
10 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (2.22%) XenServer
11 2 (1.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (7.78%) SCCM
2 10 (5.56%) Foglight
3 6 (3.33%) SCOM
4 5 (2.78%) HP SIM
4 5 (2.78%) OpenView
4 5 (2.78%) HP NNM
5 4 (2.22%) WSUS
5 4 (2.22%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.56%) Nagios
6 1 (0.56%) Puppet
6 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.56%) Opsview
Vendors
1 180 (100.00%) VMware
2 102 (56.67%) Cisco
3 77 (42.78%) EMC
4 76 (42.22%) Microsoft
5 74 (41.11%) HP
6 54 (30.00%) NetApp
7 51 (28.33%) IBM
8 45 (25.00%) F5
9 37 (20.56%) Red Hat
10 28 (15.56%) Citrix
11 9 (5.00%) CheckPoint
12 8 (4.44%) Oracle
12 8 (4.44%) Dell
13 6 (3.33%) Juniper
13 6 (3.33%) Imperva
14 5 (2.78%) Brocade
14 5 (2.78%) Micro Focus
15 4 (2.22%) Symantec
15 4 (2.22%) CommVault
16 3 (1.67%) Intel
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