The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 86 119
Rank change year-on-year -21 +33  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 9 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.61% 0.21% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 5.36% 2.17% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% -  

VMware ESXi is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 168 92 175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 11.47% 9.65% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 137 73 140
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Cheshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Cheshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Cheshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Cheshire

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 6 £35,000 - 1
Crewe - 2 £55,000 - 1
VMware ESXi
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
4 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
4 9 (52.94%) Citrix
5 7 (41.18%) LAN
5 7 (41.18%) WAN
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (41.18%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (29.41%) XenApp
6 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
6 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) SLA
6 5 (29.41%) SAN
6 5 (29.41%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) CCNA
7 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) Linux

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) G Suite
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) LAN
1 7 (41.18%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) DMZ
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
5 2 (11.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) AWS Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) VMS
7 2 (11.76%) CentOS
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Solaris
7 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Security
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) DBS Check
2 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
1 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) XenApp
2 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) arcserve
5 2 (11.76%) Google
5 2 (11.76%) Sophos
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago