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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 156 133
Rank change year-on-year +46 -23  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 47 9 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.87% 0.31% 1.37%
As % of the System Software category 12.34% 2.29% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 21
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £38,900 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +1.87%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 381 393 344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 15.17% 13.58% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 301 326 286
Median salary £41,500 £37,800 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.78% +0.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £23,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 59 (92.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (79.69%) Active Directory
4 43 (67.19%) Windows
5 37 (57.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (53.13%) Cisco
7 32 (50.00%) Load Balancing
8 31 (48.44%) Linux
9 28 (43.75%) Red Hat
9 28 (43.75%) PowerShell
10 26 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
11 25 (39.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
12 24 (37.50%) High Availability
13 21 (32.81%) F5
13 21 (32.81%) ITIL
14 19 (29.69%) SCCM
14 19 (29.69%) SCOM
15 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
15 18 (28.13%) SharePoint
15 18 (28.13%) DNS
16 17 (26.56%) E-Commerce
16 17 (26.56%) Clustering
17 16 (25.00%) vSphere
17 16 (25.00%) Games
17 16 (25.00%) Office 365
17 16 (25.00%) Data Centre
18 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Office
18 15 (23.44%) Perl

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 18 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.38%) IIS
3 6 (9.38%) Skype for Business
4 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.69%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (25.00%) Office 365
3 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) DNS
2 11 (17.19%) Firewall
3 10 (15.63%) VPN
4 9 (14.06%) LDAP
4 9 (14.06%) Network Security
4 9 (14.06%) SAN
5 7 (10.94%) SSL
6 6 (9.38%) DHCP
7 3 (4.69%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.69%) ISDN
7 3 (4.69%) LAN
7 3 (4.69%) MPLS
7 3 (4.69%) NAS
7 3 (4.69%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.69%) VoIP
7 3 (4.69%) WAN
8 2 (3.13%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (14.06%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.94%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.69%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (4.69%) MySQL
5 3 (4.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (37.50%) Windows Engineer
2 21 (32.81%) VMware Engineer
3 18 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (28.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (20.31%) Analyst
4 13 (20.31%) Architect
4 13 (20.31%) Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (20.31%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Network Analyst
5 9 (14.06%) Network Security Analyst
5 9 (14.06%) Security Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) SCCM Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Network Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Security Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (7.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Clustering
2 16 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.69%) PKI
3 3 (4.69%) Replication
3 3 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 37 (57.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (48.44%) Linux
4 26 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (40.63%) Windows Server
5 25 (39.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (17.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 24 (37.50%) High Availability
3 21 (32.81%) ITIL
4 17 (26.56%) E-Commerce
5 12 (18.75%) Server Building
6 9 (14.06%) BCP
6 9 (14.06%) Patch Management
7 7 (10.94%) DevOps
8 5 (7.81%) Migration
9 4 (6.25%) CRM
9 4 (6.25%) Email Filtering
9 4 (6.25%) Fault Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (6.25%) ITIL V3
9 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (6.25%) Problem Management
9 4 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 3 (4.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 15 (23.44%) Bash Shell
2 15 (23.44%) Perl
3 9 (14.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) ISEB
1 10 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.38%) CCNP
4 4 (6.25%) CCNA
5 3 (4.69%) MCP
5 3 (4.69%) MCSE
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
3 3 (4.69%) PMO
System Software
1 59 (92.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (79.69%) Active Directory
3 16 (25.00%) vSphere
4 10 (15.63%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) SCCM
1 19 (29.69%) SCOM
2 11 (17.19%) Puppet
3 4 (6.25%) OpenView
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.69%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (4.69%) WSUS
5 2 (3.13%) Ansible
5 2 (3.13%) CFEngine
5 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.13%) Salt
6 1 (1.56%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (53.13%) Cisco
3 28 (43.75%) Red Hat
4 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 21 (32.81%) F5
6 14 (21.88%) HP
7 13 (20.31%) Citrix
8 12 (18.75%) Infoblox
9 11 (17.19%) CheckPoint
9 11 (17.19%) Riverbed
10 10 (15.63%) Oracle
11 9 (14.06%) Brocade
12 6 (9.38%) NetApp
13 3 (4.69%) BMC
13 3 (4.69%) CommVault
13 3 (4.69%) Dell
13 3 (4.69%) EMC
13 3 (4.69%) IBM
13 3 (4.69%) Remedy
13 3 (4.69%) Symantec
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