The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 151 184 167
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 105 38 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.38% 0.66% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 11.40% 5.99% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60 30 51
Average salary £34,000 £52,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.23% +69.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +13.58%
System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
921 634 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.09% 11.01% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 724 470 439
Average salary £35,000 £36,834 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.97% +5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -7 56 £32,500 -38.09% 9
North Yorkshire -4 28 £32,500 -40.90% 1
South Yorkshire -5 23 £40,000 -23.80%
East Yorkshire -10 1 £40,000 -23.80%
VMware ESX
England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 179 (100.00%) VMware
2 147 (82.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (78.77%) Windows
4 110 (61.45%) Linux
5 99 (55.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (53.07%) Microsoft
7 88 (49.16%) SAN
8 81 (45.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 76 (42.46%) vSphere
10 74 (41.34%) Active Directory
11 73 (40.78%) Cisco
12 69 (38.55%) MS Excel
13 68 (37.99%) Problem Management
14 64 (35.75%) Red Hat
15 61 (34.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 60 (33.52%) UNIX
17 56 (31.28%) ITIL
18 55 (30.73%) VMware ESXi
19 52 (29.05%) EMC
20 45 (25.14%) E-Commerce
21 36 (20.11%) IIS
22 35 (19.55%) SQL Server
23 31 (17.32%) Firewall
24 30 (16.76%) Citrix
25 28 (15.64%) Change Management
26 27 (15.08%) MS Exchange
26 27 (15.08%) Incident Management
27 26 (14.53%) HP
28 25 (13.97%) LAN
28 25 (13.97%) WAN

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 36 (20.11%) IIS
2 27 (15.08%) MS Exchange
3 23 (12.85%) Apache
4 16 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (7.82%) Tomcat
7 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (3.35%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (3.35%) CMS
9 5 (2.79%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.79%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.68%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.68%) SAS
10 3 (1.68%) Tuxedo
10 3 (1.68%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.12%) Lync
12 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 69 (38.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.91%) MS Project
3 3 (1.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.59%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.12%) Office 365
3 2 (1.12%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 88 (49.16%) SAN
2 31 (17.32%) Firewall
3 25 (13.97%) LAN
3 25 (13.97%) WAN
4 20 (11.17%) TCP/IP
4 20 (11.17%) DNS
5 19 (10.61%) DHCP
6 10 (5.59%) MPLS
7 8 (4.47%) OSPF
7 8 (4.47%) BGP
7 8 (4.47%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (4.47%) Network Security
8 7 (3.91%) NAS
9 5 (2.79%) Internet
10 3 (1.68%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.12%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (1.12%) Wireless
11 2 (1.12%) HTTP
11 2 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.12%) MySQL
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (3.91%) Finance
2 3 (1.68%) Banking
2 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (21.79%) Analyst
2 35 (19.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 30 (16.76%) Systems Engineer
4 28 (15.64%) Administrator
5 26 (14.53%) Systems Administrator
6 24 (13.41%) Operations Analyst
6 24 (13.41%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
7 23 (12.85%) Windows Administrator
7 23 (12.85%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 22 (12.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 22 (12.29%) Linux Administrator
9 18 (10.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 16 (8.94%) Consultant
11 13 (7.26%) Support Engineer
12 12 (6.70%) Technical Engineer
13 10 (5.59%) Virtualisation Consultant
14 8 (4.47%) Network Security Analyst
14 8 (4.47%) Project Engineer
14 8 (4.47%) Network Analyst
14 8 (4.47%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.68%) Web Services
1 3 (1.68%) Middleware
1 3 (1.68%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.56%) Django
2 1 (0.56%) LAMP
2 1 (0.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.26%) Clustering
2 4 (2.23%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.68%) Celerra
3 3 (1.68%) EqualLogic
3 3 (1.68%) HP StorageWorks
3 3 (1.68%) Replication
3 3 (1.68%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.56%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 141 (78.77%) Windows
2 110 (61.45%) Linux
3 99 (55.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (45.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 61 (34.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 60 (33.52%) UNIX
7 15 (8.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.91%) CentOS
9 6 (3.35%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.35%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.23%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.23%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.23%) SUSE
11 3 (1.68%) HPUX
11 3 (1.68%) Solaris
12 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (37.99%) Problem Management
2 56 (31.28%) ITIL
3 45 (25.14%) E-Commerce
4 28 (15.64%) Change Management
5 27 (15.08%) Incident Management
6 17 (9.50%) Project Management
7 15 (8.38%) Migration
8 12 (6.70%) Service Continuity Management
9 11 (6.15%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (5.59%) Information Security
11 8 (4.47%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (3.91%) Capacity Management
13 6 (3.35%) Workflow
13 6 (3.35%) Content Management
14 5 (2.79%) Business Continuity
14 5 (2.79%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (2.23%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (2.23%) IT Governance
15 4 (2.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.29%) SQL
2 19 (10.61%) Java
3 16 (8.94%) Perl
4 13 (7.26%) PHP
5 6 (3.35%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.79%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.68%) C
7 3 (1.68%) C++
7 3 (1.68%) COBOL
7 3 (1.68%) Python
8 2 (1.12%) Ruby
9 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (5.03%) MCSE
2 9 (5.03%) MCITP
3 7 (3.91%) MCTS
4 6 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.79%) MCSA
6 4 (2.23%) CCNA
6 4 (2.23%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.23%) VCAP
6 4 (2.23%) CCEE
6 4 (2.23%) CCIA
7 3 (1.68%) HP AIS
7 3 (1.68%) HP ASE
7 3 (1.68%) HP MASE
7 3 (1.68%) VCDX
7 3 (1.68%) NCDA
7 3 (1.68%) NCIE
8 2 (1.12%) Degree
8 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.61%) SLA
1 19 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.47%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.68%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 147 (82.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (42.46%) vSphere
3 74 (41.34%) Active Directory
4 55 (30.73%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (8.94%) XenApp
6 14 (7.82%) Hyper-V
7 12 (6.70%) vCloud
7 12 (6.70%) XenDesktop
8 8 (4.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (4.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 8 (4.47%) MetaFrame
9 7 (3.91%) XenServer
10 2 (1.12%) Xen
11 1 (0.56%) NFS
11 1 (0.56%) Samba
11 1 (0.56%) Postfix
11 1 (0.56%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (9.50%) SCCM
2 10 (5.59%) Foglight
3 4 (2.23%) SCOM
3 4 (2.23%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.23%) WSUS
4 3 (1.68%) HP SIM
4 3 (1.68%) HP NNM
4 3 (1.68%) OpenView
5 2 (1.12%) Nagios
6 1 (0.56%) MOM
6 1 (0.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 179 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (53.07%) Microsoft
3 73 (40.78%) Cisco
4 64 (35.75%) Red Hat
5 52 (29.05%) EMC
6 30 (16.76%) Citrix
7 26 (14.53%) HP
8 19 (10.61%) CheckPoint
9 16 (8.94%) Dell
10 14 (7.82%) NetApp
11 12 (6.70%) Juniper
12 9 (5.03%) Oracle
13 6 (3.35%) Mitel
14 4 (2.23%) NEC
15 3 (1.68%) Micro Focus
15 3 (1.68%) Brocade
15 3 (1.68%) 3PAR
15 3 (1.68%) Sun
16 2 (1.12%) Avaya
16 2 (1.12%) CommVault
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