Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 249 236
Rank change year-on-year -23 -13 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 33 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.42% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 3.53% 4.42% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 24
Manchester median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% -15.00% +44.93%
10th Percentile £22,525 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £57,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £32,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -21.21% -2.94% +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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 934 791 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.86% 10.69% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 806 727 516
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.48%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Bury +2 3 £32,500 -23.53%
Stockport -5 3 £47,500 +41.79%
Bolton +4 2 £35,000 -6.04%
Altrincham - 1 £48,500 -
VMware ESXi
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 26 (78.79%) Windows
3 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
4 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
5 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
6 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (36.36%) Citrix
8 9 (27.27%) SAN
8 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 9 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (27.27%) Cisco
9 8 (24.24%) Firewall
9 8 (24.24%) NetApp
9 8 (24.24%) DNS
9 8 (24.24%) XenDesktop
9 8 (24.24%) vSphere
9 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (24.24%) Office 365
10 7 (21.21%) NetScaler
10 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (18.18%) SLA
11 6 (18.18%) CCA
11 6 (18.18%) DHCP
11 6 (18.18%) Linux
11 6 (18.18%) MCSE
11 6 (18.18%) SQL
11 6 (18.18%) NCDA

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 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.12%) WordPress
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) GitHub
3 3 (9.09%) OneDrive
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) SAN
2 8 (24.24%) DNS
2 8 (24.24%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) NetScaler
4 6 (18.18%) DHCP
5 5 (15.15%) LAN
5 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
5 5 (15.15%) WAN
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.06%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.03%) IPsec
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) LDAP
7 1 (3.03%) OpenVPN
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
1 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) IT Support
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Citrix Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) COM
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
1 4 (12.12%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (12.12%) Mac OS
6 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.03%) Debian
9 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Hardware Maintenance
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.06%) Compliance Management
4 2 (6.06%) DevOps
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery Management
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (18.18%) CCA
3 6 (18.18%) MCSE
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.18%) NCDA
4 5 (15.15%) MCSA
5 4 (12.12%) Degree
6 3 (9.09%) HNC
6 3 (9.09%) HND
7 2 (6.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) vSphere
3 8 (24.24%) XenDesktop
4 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (9.09%) XenApp
5 3 (9.09%) XenServer
6 1 (3.03%) Docker
6 1 (3.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) WSUS
2 4 (12.12%) SCCM
3 3 (9.09%) Nagios
4 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
4 2 (6.06%) XenMobile
5 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) Citrix
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco
5 8 (24.24%) NetApp
6 6 (18.18%) Veeam
7 4 (12.12%) McAfee
8 3 (9.09%) Forcepoint
8 3 (9.09%) HP
8 3 (9.09%) Meraki
8 3 (9.09%) Symantec
9 2 (6.06%) Altiris
9 2 (6.06%) Dell
9 2 (6.06%) Juniper
9 2 (6.06%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (6.06%) Wyse
10 1 (3.03%) EMC
10 1 (3.03%) ProCurve