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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 196 176 193
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 75 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.99% 1.00% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 7.89% 7.68% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 25
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
950 768 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.56% 12.96% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 749 552 474
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -19 53 £40,000 - 6
North Yorkshire +8 15 £32,500 -13.33% 2
South Yorkshire -28 7 £29,250 -31.17%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 157 (100.00%) VMware
2 128 (81.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (72.61%) Active Directory
4 99 (63.06%) Windows
5 84 (53.50%) Cisco
6 78 (49.68%) HP
7 77 (49.04%) ITIL
8 69 (43.95%) EMC
8 69 (43.95%) Microsoft
9 53 (33.76%) NetApp
10 52 (33.12%) NAS
11 51 (32.48%) IBM
12 50 (31.85%) E-Commerce
12 50 (31.85%) TOGAF
13 47 (29.94%) Load Balancing
13 47 (29.94%) F5
14 45 (28.66%) Windows Server 2008
15 42 (26.75%) SAN
16 38 (24.20%) MS Excel
17 35 (22.29%) Linux
17 35 (22.29%) UNIX
18 31 (19.75%) Windows Server 2003
19 30 (19.11%) DNS
20 29 (18.47%) SQL Server
21 28 (17.83%) Windows Server 2012
22 26 (16.56%) vSphere
23 25 (15.92%) Firewall
24 22 (14.01%) Citrix
25 21 (13.38%) MS Exchange
25 21 (13.38%) Shell Script

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (13.38%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.74%) IIS
3 14 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (5.73%) Apache
5 8 (5.10%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.46%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.55%) CMS
8 3 (1.91%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.64%) nginx
10 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.64%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 38 (24.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.37%) MS Project
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (33.12%) NAS
2 42 (26.75%) SAN
3 30 (19.11%) DNS
4 25 (15.92%) Firewall
5 19 (12.10%) TCP/IP
6 10 (6.37%) WAN
7 9 (5.73%) MPLS
7 9 (5.73%) Network Security
8 8 (5.10%) LAN
8 8 (5.10%) DHCP
9 6 (3.82%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (3.82%) OSPF
9 6 (3.82%) BGP
10 5 (3.18%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.27%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.27%) HTTP
11 2 (1.27%) VPN
11 2 (1.27%) SSL
12 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (5.10%) Finance
2 7 (4.46%) Retail
3 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (36.94%) Architect
1 58 (36.94%) Infrastructure Architect
2 37 (23.57%) Analyst
3 24 (15.29%) Technical Analyst
4 14 (8.92%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (8.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 13 (8.28%) Operations Analyst
5 13 (8.28%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 10 (6.37%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 9 (5.73%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.10%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) IT Support
10 6 (3.82%) Server Analyst
10 6 (3.82%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 6 (3.82%) Support Technician
10 6 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.82%) IT Support Technician
11 4 (2.55%) Project Engineer
11 4 (2.55%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.27%) Web Services
2 1 (0.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.19%) Replication
2 8 (5.10%) Clustering
3 3 (1.91%) PKI
3 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.91%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.64%) CMDB
5 1 (0.64%) Statistics
5 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.64%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.64%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 99 (63.06%) Windows
2 45 (28.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (22.29%) UNIX
3 35 (22.29%) Linux
4 31 (19.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (17.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (13.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.91%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.64%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (49.04%) ITIL
2 50 (31.85%) E-Commerce
2 50 (31.85%) TOGAF
3 47 (29.94%) Load Balancing
4 20 (12.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (12.10%) Capacity Management
5 19 (12.10%) Performance Monitoring
6 18 (11.46%) Service Management
7 16 (10.19%) Business Continuity
7 16 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (9.55%) Incident Management
9 14 (8.92%) Problem Management
10 11 (7.01%) Performance Management
10 11 (7.01%) Migration
11 10 (6.37%) Change Management
12 7 (4.46%) DevOps
13 5 (3.18%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.18%) Content Management
14 4 (2.55%) Workflow
14 4 (2.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.38%) Shell Script
2 10 (6.37%) SQL
3 7 (4.46%) Java
4 4 (2.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.64%) C
5 1 (0.64%) C++
5 1 (0.64%) COBOL
5 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.64%) Perl
5 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.92%) MCSE
3 10 (6.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (5.73%) CCNA
4 9 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.64%) MCITP
6 1 (0.64%) ISEB
6 1 (0.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.28%) SLA
2 7 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 128 (81.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (72.61%) Active Directory
3 26 (16.56%) vSphere
4 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 9 (5.73%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.46%) XenApp
7 6 (3.82%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (3.82%) MetaFrame
8 4 (2.55%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.64%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.64%) Squid
9 1 (0.64%) XenServer
9 1 (0.64%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 11 (7.01%) SCCM
2 4 (2.55%) WSUS
3 3 (1.91%) SCOM
4 2 (1.27%) Puppet
4 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.64%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.64%) OpenView
5 1 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.64%) Foglight
5 1 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.64%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 157 (100.00%) VMware
2 84 (53.50%) Cisco
3 78 (49.68%) HP
4 69 (43.95%) EMC
4 69 (43.95%) Microsoft
5 53 (33.76%) NetApp
6 51 (32.48%) IBM
7 47 (29.94%) F5
8 22 (14.01%) Citrix
9 20 (12.74%) Red Hat
10 10 (6.37%) CheckPoint
11 9 (5.73%) Dell
12 6 (3.82%) Juniper
13 3 (1.91%) Lotus
14 2 (1.27%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.27%) Imperva
14 2 (1.27%) Symantec
15 1 (0.64%) Sophos
15 1 (0.64%) Micro Focus
15 1 (0.64%) BMC
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