Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 171 192
Rank change year-on-year -3 +21 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 19 48 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.49% 0.97% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 3.26% 6.72% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 45
Leeds median annual salary £39,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.78% +5.88% +14.86%
10th Percentile £28,550 £31,658 £34,450
90th Percentile £47,875 £57,500 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35% +8.97%

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

All System Software Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 582 714 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.90% 14.40% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 514 606 639
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £20,688 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +1.35%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Leeds

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Leeds

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (63.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (52.63%) vCenter Server
5 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
5 10 (52.63%) Cisco
6 9 (47.37%) SAN
7 8 (42.11%) WAN
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (36.84%) Veeam
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (31.58%) EMC
9 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
9 6 (31.58%) vRealize
9 6 (31.58%) EMC VNX
9 6 (31.58%) Proactive Management
9 6 (31.58%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (26.32%) Office 365
10 5 (26.32%) iSCSI
10 5 (26.32%) LAN
10 5 (26.32%) MCSA
10 5 (26.32%) SQL
11 4 (21.05%) ITIL
11 4 (21.05%) Linux
11 4 (21.05%) MCSE
11 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Domino
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (31.58%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) Office 365
4 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) SAN
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 5 (26.32%) iSCSI
3 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) MPLS
5 3 (15.79%) NAS
5 3 (15.79%) Skype
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
6 2 (10.53%) VLAN
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.26%) Extranet
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) SMTP
7 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Proactive Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.26%) WFM
6 1 (5.26%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
3 4 (21.05%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.26%) CCNP
5 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
5 1 (5.26%) MCDST
5 1 (5.26%) MCP
5 1 (5.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) vCenter Server
2 6 (31.58%) vRealize
3 4 (21.05%) SCCM
4 2 (10.53%) WSUS
5 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
5 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
4 7 (36.84%) Veeam
5 6 (31.58%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) Apple
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.53%) Remedy
8 1 (5.26%) Avaya
8 1 (5.26%) Dell
8 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
8 1 (5.26%) HP
8 1 (5.26%) Lotus
8 1 (5.26%) Mitel
8 1 (5.26%) NetApp
8 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
8 1 (5.26%) Synology
8 1 (5.26%) Verint
8 1 (5.26%) Zerto