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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 186 162 193
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +31
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 76 105 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.40% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 9.79% 11.01% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 46 61 33
Average salary £36,581 £33,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.01% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £27,000 £33,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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
776 954 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.82% 12.71% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 614 750 502
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +11 56 £35,661 +9.72% 3
North Yorkshire +4 12 £28,500 -12.30%
South Yorkshire -16 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 134 (100.00%) VMware
2 123 (91.79%) Windows
3 100 (74.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 93 (69.40%) Active Directory
5 81 (60.45%) Microsoft
6 60 (44.78%) ITIL
7 51 (38.06%) Cisco
8 44 (32.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (31.34%) HP
10 40 (29.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 38 (28.36%) Firewall
11 38 (28.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 36 (26.87%) DNS
12 36 (26.87%) MS Excel
13 35 (26.12%) SAN
14 33 (24.63%) Linux
15 32 (23.88%) UNIX
16 30 (22.39%) vSphere
17 28 (20.90%) Load Balancing
18 25 (18.66%) NetApp
18 25 (18.66%) EMC
19 22 (16.42%) MS Exchange
19 22 (16.42%) Disaster Recovery
20 21 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
20 21 (15.67%) Red Hat
20 21 (15.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 20 (14.93%) Performance Tuning
21 20 (14.93%) F5
21 20 (14.93%) TCP/IP
21 20 (14.93%) SQL Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (16.42%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.94%) IIS
3 13 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.49%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 36 (26.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.22%) MS Project
3 5 (3.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (28.36%) Firewall
2 36 (26.87%) DNS
3 35 (26.12%) SAN
4 20 (14.93%) TCP/IP
5 16 (11.94%) DHCP
5 16 (11.94%) NAS
6 14 (10.45%) WAN
7 10 (7.46%) VPN
8 8 (5.97%) MPLS
9 7 (5.22%) LAN
10 5 (3.73%) Internet
10 5 (3.73%) Unified Communications
10 5 (3.73%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.49%) Network Security
11 2 (1.49%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) MySQL
2 5 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (3.73%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.73%) Riak
3 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (10.45%) Finance
2 4 (2.99%) Legal
3 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (23.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (17.91%) Analyst
3 17 (12.69%) Technical Analyst
4 14 (10.45%) Architect
4 14 (10.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 13 (9.70%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (6.72%) Consultant
6 9 (6.72%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.48%) IT Support Technician
9 6 (4.48%) Support Technician
9 6 (4.48%) IT Support
9 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
10 5 (3.73%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (2.99%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.99%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
12 3 (2.24%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
12 3 (2.24%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Replication
2 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.48%) Statistics
4 5 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.73%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.24%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.24%) Clustering
5 3 (2.24%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) CMDB
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.75%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 123 (91.79%) Windows
2 44 (32.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (29.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (28.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (24.63%) Linux
6 32 (23.88%) UNIX
7 21 (15.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.99%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (44.78%) ITIL
2 28 (20.90%) Load Balancing
3 22 (16.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (14.93%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (12.69%) Business Continuity
6 14 (10.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (9.70%) Capacity Management
7 13 (9.70%) Service Management
8 12 (8.96%) TOGAF
9 10 (7.46%) Change Management
10 9 (6.72%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
12 7 (5.22%) Project Management
12 7 (5.22%) Incident Management
13 6 (4.48%) Performance Management
14 4 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
15 3 (2.24%) System Testing
15 3 (2.24%) Software Distribution
15 3 (2.24%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.46%) SQL
2 8 (5.97%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.45%) MCSA
3 12 (8.96%) MCSE
4 7 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.48%) MCITP
6 5 (3.73%) CCNA
6 5 (3.73%) ISEB
6 5 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.99%) MCTS
8 3 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.49%) VCAP
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.45%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.24%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 100 (74.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (69.40%) Active Directory
3 30 (22.39%) vSphere
4 16 (11.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (5.22%) vCloud
5 7 (5.22%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.73%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (2.99%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.99%) XenApp
8 1 (0.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (9.70%) SCCM
2 11 (8.21%) SCOM
3 5 (3.73%) WSUS
4 4 (2.99%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 134 (100.00%) VMware
2 81 (60.45%) Microsoft
3 51 (38.06%) Cisco
4 42 (31.34%) HP
5 25 (18.66%) EMC
5 25 (18.66%) NetApp
6 21 (15.67%) Red Hat
7 20 (14.93%) F5
8 19 (14.18%) Citrix
9 18 (13.43%) IBM
10 16 (11.94%) Juniper
10 16 (11.94%) CheckPoint
11 8 (5.97%) SolarWinds
12 6 (4.48%) Intel
12 6 (4.48%) Dell
13 5 (3.73%) Oracle
13 5 (3.73%) Infoblox
14 4 (2.99%) Symantec
14 4 (2.99%) Unisys
15 2 (1.49%) Lotus
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