Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 189 167
Rank change year-on-year +31 -22 +58
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 19 21 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.59% 0.43% 1.22%
As % of the System Software category 3.66% 3.65% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 52
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -12.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,800 £27,500 £32,561
90th Percentile £42,500 £57,500 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 519 575 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.18% 11.64% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 477 496 617
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,354 £60,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -3.85%

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 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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%) Windows Server
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
3 17 (89.47%) WAN
4 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
4 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
6 14 (73.68%) LAN
7 13 (68.42%) SAN
7 13 (68.42%) vCenter Server
8 12 (63.16%) NAS
8 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
9 11 (57.89%) Symantec
9 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
11 9 (47.37%) Change Management
11 9 (47.37%) Firewall
11 9 (47.37%) ITIL
11 9 (47.37%) Veeam
12 8 (42.11%) NetApp
12 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (42.11%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (36.84%) Backup Exec
13 7 (36.84%) HP
13 7 (36.84%) Software Deployment
14 6 (31.58%) Cisco
15 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
16 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) WAN
2 14 (73.68%) LAN
3 13 (68.42%) SAN
4 12 (63.16%) NAS
5 9 (47.37%) Firewall
6 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (21.05%) Wireless
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 3 (15.79%) MPLS
8 3 (15.79%) VoIP
9 2 (10.53%) VLAN
9 2 (10.53%) VPN
10 1 (5.26%) BGP
10 1 (5.26%) DHCP
10 1 (5.26%) HSRP
10 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
10 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Change Management
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Software Deployment
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.26%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Human Resource Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Management
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) RHCE
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
1 16 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) vCenter Server
2 8 (42.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (36.84%) Backup Exec
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (5.26%) vRealize
5 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Symantec
4 9 (47.37%) Veeam
5 8 (42.11%) NetApp
6 7 (36.84%) HP
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 2 (10.53%) Apple
9 1 (5.26%) Citrix
9 1 (5.26%) McAfee
9 1 (5.26%) Mitel
9 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 1 (5.26%) Sophos
9 1 (5.26%) Synology