The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 235 193 156
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -37
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 22 67 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.92% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 7.35% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 55
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.30% +10.00%
VMware ESXi
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
816 911 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.96% 12.47% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 644 710 471
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South Yorkshire +3 12 - -
West Yorkshire -48 8 £36,000 +2.85% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £24,500 -
VMware ESXi
England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 44 (91.67%) VMware
2 43 (89.58%) Windows
3 31 (64.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (62.50%) vSphere
5 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
6 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
7 26 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (54.17%) SCCM
8 25 (52.08%) SCOM
8 25 (52.08%) SAN
9 24 (50.00%) ITIL
9 24 (50.00%) Lync
10 23 (47.92%) Citrix
10 23 (47.92%) Cisco
11 21 (43.75%) DNS
11 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (39.58%) PowerShell
13 17 (35.42%) Hyper-V
13 17 (35.42%) UNIX
14 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 15 (31.25%) DHCP
15 15 (31.25%) SQL
15 15 (31.25%) SLA
15 15 (31.25%) Change Management
16 14 (29.17%) Migration
17 13 (27.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 13 (27.08%) Office 365
17 13 (27.08%) Unified Communications

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (50.00%) Lync
2 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (27.08%) SharePoint
2 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
3 11 (22.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (14.58%) IIS
4 7 (14.58%) Apache
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Sentinel
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) SaaS
1 13 (27.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) SAN
2 21 (43.75%) DNS
3 15 (31.25%) DHCP
4 13 (27.08%) Unified Communications
5 12 (25.00%) LAN
5 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.58%) Firewall
7 6 (12.50%) MPLS
7 6 (12.50%) OSPF
7 6 (12.50%) BGP
7 6 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 6 (12.50%) SMTP
7 6 (12.50%) VoIP
7 6 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (10.42%) Network Security
8 5 (10.42%) VPN
9 4 (8.33%) 3G
9 4 (8.33%) 2G
10 2 (4.17%) VLAN
10 2 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Server Engineer
1 10 (20.83%) Windows Server Engineer
1 10 (20.83%) VMware Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (10.42%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 4 (8.33%) Network Support
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Operations Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Operations Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Clustering
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (35.42%) UNIX
4 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (25.00%) Linux
6 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
8 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.08%) Solaris
10 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) ITIL
2 15 (31.25%) Change Management
3 14 (29.17%) Migration
4 13 (27.08%) High Availability
5 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.25%) Coaching
8 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.08%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.08%) Time Management
9 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) PowerShell
2 15 (31.25%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 6 (12.50%) Java
3 6 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (20.83%) MCDST
4 3 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (4.17%) MCSA
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.08%) CCNP
6 1 (2.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) SLA
2 7 (14.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (64.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (62.50%) vSphere
3 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 17 (35.42%) Hyper-V
5 13 (27.08%) XenApp
5 13 (27.08%) XenDesktop
5 13 (27.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 10 (20.83%) VMware Server
7 4 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (54.17%) SCCM
2 25 (52.08%) SCOM
3 13 (27.08%) SCVMM
3 13 (27.08%) vMotion
4 10 (20.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 10 (20.83%) NetBackup
5 6 (12.50%) WSUS
6 1 (2.08%) Nagios
6 1 (2.08%) Foglight
6 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.08%) Puppet
6 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (91.67%) VMware
2 27 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 23 (47.92%) Cisco
3 23 (47.92%) Citrix
4 13 (27.08%) CommVault
5 10 (20.83%) Sun
6 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
7 6 (12.50%) HP
8 5 (10.42%) Altiris
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle
10 1 (2.08%) Juniper