Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 242 286
Rank change year-on-year +6 +44 -27
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 37 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.58% 0.56% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 3.72% 3.89% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 25
Manchester median annual salary £26,500 £21,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.19% -40.00% -1.41%
10th Percentile £21,250 £17,500 £27,650
90th Percentile £43,625 £45,750 £45,250
North West median annual salary £32,500 £29,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +10.17% -13.24% -9.33%

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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 995 1,054 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.49% 14.38% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 776 867 771
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.91%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +5.63%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Manchester

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +15 3 £32,500 -
Bury - 3 £40,000 -
Cheadle - 2 £29,500 -
Salford -22 1 - - 1
Sale - 1 - - 1
VMware ESXi
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (83.78%) Windows
3 30 (81.08%) Windows Server
4 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
5 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
5 28 (75.68%) DNS
6 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (62.16%) TCP/IP
7 23 (62.16%) Office 365
8 21 (56.76%) WAN
8 21 (56.76%) Firewall
9 20 (54.05%) LAN
10 19 (51.35%) VPN
10 19 (51.35%) VLAN
11 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
12 16 (43.24%) WSUS
12 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (43.24%) Windows 10
13 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Office
13 15 (40.54%) DHCP
14 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
14 14 (37.84%) Capacity Planning
15 13 (35.14%) Network Architecture
15 13 (35.14%) Project Planning
15 13 (35.14%) SMTP
15 13 (35.14%) HTTP
15 13 (35.14%) Internet
15 13 (35.14%) Azure Active Directory
16 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
16 10 (27.03%) Veeam

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (62.16%) Office 365
2 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (35.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) DNS
2 23 (62.16%) TCP/IP
3 21 (56.76%) Firewall
3 21 (56.76%) WAN
4 20 (54.05%) LAN
5 19 (51.35%) VLAN
5 19 (51.35%) VPN
6 15 (40.54%) DHCP
7 13 (35.14%) HTTP
7 13 (35.14%) Internet
7 13 (35.14%) SMTP
8 7 (18.92%) SAN
9 3 (8.11%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (2.70%) VoIP
10 1 (2.70%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) GitLab
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Administrator
1 13 (35.14%) Network Administrator
2 11 (29.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Network Support
3 10 (27.03%) Network Support Technician
3 10 (27.03%) Network Technician
3 10 (27.03%) Support Technician
4 6 (16.22%) Server Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) FMCG
2 4 (10.81%) Replication
3 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) Windows Server
3 16 (43.24%) Windows 10
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.92%) Linux
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.11%) VMS
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (35.14%) Network Architecture
2 13 (35.14%) Project Planning
3 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Resource Allocation
6 3 (8.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (5.41%) Coaching
7 2 (5.41%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CCIE
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
2 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (8.11%) XenApp
6 2 (5.41%) vCloud
6 2 (5.41%) VMware NSX
6 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) WSUS
2 5 (13.51%) Nagios
3 4 (10.81%) vCenter Server
4 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.70%) Puppet
5 1 (2.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (78.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) Veeam
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) Meraki
5 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.11%) EMC
6 3 (8.11%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.41%) Dell
7 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.41%) Google
7 2 (5.41%) McAfee
7 2 (5.41%) NetApp
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.41%) Veritas
8 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle